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West Edmonton Mall water park hosts free swimming lesson in attempt to set record, promote safety

Swimming pools around the world hoped to make a big splash into the Guinness World Records Thursday by hosting a free swimming lesson.

In its eighth year, the World’s Largest Swimming Lesson, held over a 24-hour period in more than 600 locations, aims to spread the message through a free introductory lesson that swimming lessons save lives. 266 more words

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West Edmonton Mall Transit Centre reopens after $3M renovation

The West Edmonton Mall Transit Centre has reopened after a year-long, $3-million renovation.

The 34-year-old mall site closed in May 2016 to undergo a massive transformation that included a larger, heated waiting area with 80 per cent more seating space, improved platforms and sidewalks, better outdoor lighting, and new public art. 211 more words


Man charged with sex assaults at West Edmonton Mall waterpark to go to trial in 2018

A trial date has been set for the man accused of sexually assaulting several young girls at the West Edmonton Mall (WEM) waterpark earlier this year. 163 more words


David Staples: South got the tracks, and north got the shaft?: LRT feeds city rivalry

The rivalry between Edmontonians on the north and south sides of the North Saskatchewan River has been quiet for generations, but that peace has come to an end. 754 more words

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Manager speaks out after man crashes through shop's roof in stunt gone wrong at West Edmonton Mall

Days after a video surfaced on social media showing a young man smashing through the roof of a West Edmonton Mall bake shop, the store’s manager is speaking out about the troubling stunt that went wrong. 417 more words


Men jump railing at West Edmonton Mall, crash through roof of Cinnzeo shop

A video is making the rounds online showing a young man crashing through the roof of a bake shop after jumping over the second-story railing of an Edmonton shopping mall. 198 more words



We are huge bubble tea enthusiasts, therefore, we were super excited to try the new Quickly location when it opened at West Edmonton Mall, nearby the World Waterpark. 685 more words