A 42-year-old man is facing two dozen charges after allegedly fleeing police in a stolen vehicle before barricading himself inside a second stolen vehicle off Highway 33. 368 more words
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A police situation involving a “stolen vehicle with an armed suspect” ended late Wednesday night, but RCMP continue to investigate.
RCMP had asked drivers to avoid Highway 33 between Highway 2 and Swan Hills late Wednesday afternoon as officers responded the standoff. 118 more words
A University of Alberta professor says Alberta could potentially face an active wildfire season this spring, nearly a year after the Fort McMurray wildfire ravaged thousands of hectares, destroyed hundreds of houses and displaced an entire community. 548 more words
An assessment of the total financial effect of last spring’s Fort McMurray wildfire is pegging the direct and indirect costs of the blaze at almost $10 billion. 523 more words