A coalition of business groups and large unions came out together in defence of TransCanada’s Energy East pipeline project Friday and said it will spur economic development and job creation. 323 more words
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You might be finishing up the last bits of your work before Labour Day weekend, but the Canadian Blood Services need you to do one more thing before you’re free to relax: donate. 171 more words
An Edmonton mother who was drunk when she sped through a residential neighbourhood with two children in the back seat and hit a parked vehicle was fined $2,200 and put on probation Friday. 298 more words
RCMP have arrested an Innisfail man they say met a 13-year-old boy on social media before sexually assaulting him.
Nathan Pixley, 24, allegedly lured the teen over the Internet, supplied him sexually explicit material and eventually met and assaulted him, said Sgt. 211 more words
A Calgary man accused of sexually abusing a Lethbridge teen was granted bail on Friday.
Laurence Bouwmeester, 61, was freed on a $3,000 surety and numerous conditions including that he not use computers and stay away from minors. 218 more words
A curfew for children under the age of 15 is in effect in Bruderheim.
Unless accompanied by a parent or guardian, youths in the town of just over 1,100 people northeast of Edmonton will have to be off the streets between 11 p.m. 556 more words