Victory for children and parents: Alberta repeals Bill 24
Known as Bill 24, the new law took away the discretion of teachers and principals to inform – or not inform – parents about their children’s involvement with a Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) or GSA-related activities.
Albertans have purchased more legal marijuana than any other province
New data from Statistics Canada shows that Albertans spend big money on legal marijuana—so much so that they’re the number one province in marijuana sales.
Major multi-vehicle collision in Alberta leaves three dead and 10 injured
At least 3 are dead and 10 have been injured following a serious multi-vehicle collision involving 12 vehicles on Highway 9 in Alberta Tuesday evening.
Calgary safe injection site causing a spike in police calls and crime
Calgary’s Sheldon M. Chumir Health Centre, a safe consumption site located in the Beltline, has started raising major safety concerns among locals living close by.
Albertan man charged with second-degree murder of 54-year-old in Kelly Lake
One 24-year-old man has been taken into custody and charged with second-degree murder after a body was discovered in a residence in Kelly Lake.
Edmonton MP pushes for criminalization of conversion therapy
Randy Boissonnault, an Edmonton Centre MP and a special adviser to the Prime Minister on LGBTQ2 Issues, told reporters Thursday that Justice Minister David Lametti is still pursuing his pledge to make conversion therapy a criminal.
Pigeon Lake, Alberta has a fecal bacteria problem — Health Services issues advisory
Pigeon Lake is located roughly 90 kilometers southwest of Edmonton.
As Calgary mayor and council’s public approval plummet, their desperation increases
Recent polling suggests Calgary’s Mayor Naheed Nenshi and much of his City Council has seen a sharp decline in popularity.
Premier Kenney announces the release of Alberta fiscal report amid talks of public sector cuts
In the announcement, Premier Kenney addressed the reality that wage or job cuts may have to be made based on the results of the panel, but it’s still an uncertainty.