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Water rising, caution urged, as spring runoff flows into Alberta village

Spring runoff flowing over several roads and streets and drainage ditches running at capacity have prompted an emergency alert for a small northwestern Alberta community. 167 more words

Environment

3 dead, 1 hurt in head-on collision near Fort Vermilion: RCMP

Three people are dead following a head-on collision in northern Alberta.

RCMP say a southbound car hit a northbound pickup Tuesday afternoon on Highway 88 near Fort Vermilion. 60 more words

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Northern Alberta braces for bitter cold amid warnings of -40 overnight wind chill

Winter may be over but spring has certainly not yet sprung for much of northern Alberta as people in that part of the province were being told to prepare for bone-chilling temperatures overnight. 241 more words

Weather

Snowmobile Riding for Febuary

So to start off within the past few week we have gotten over 24” of snow in town, so we decided to do some good riding, Feb 10 we went to Dawson and rode there trails, Feb 17 we rode the Dunes trails outside of Grande Prairie, and on the 18th we rode Big Mountain Trails off of Highway 40 maintained by the Swan City Snowmobile Club. 685 more words

Northern Alberta

First Sled Ride of the 2017/18 season

Last weekend I had my first ride of the season, we have had so little snow falls plus warm weather causing horrible riding conditions. Me and my dad went to my aunts farm to play around. 411 more words

Northern Alberta

Scientists hunting for meteorites after fireball reported in northern Alberta

Reports, photos and video came flooding in Wednesday night after a strange bright light was seen in the sky across northern Alberta.

“We did get a lot of calls here at the… 946 more words

Canada

Study defines link between fracking, earthquakes in northern Alberta

Scientists have figured out how hydraulic fracking causes earthquakes in northern Alberta, but they have a way to go before they can use that knowledge to predict if it will cause temblors in other areas. 580 more words

Canada