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Three more elementary school subjects ready for piloting come fall: Province

Three more elementary school subjects ready for piloting come fall: Province

Newurriculum for K-6 science, French first language and literature and French immersion language arts and literature will be ready for Alberta schools to pilot beginning in the upcoming schools if they so choose.
Startled grizzly bear bluff-charges cyclist

Startled grizzly bear bluff-charges cyclist

“A bear came running off the side of the road and charged towards him, stopping at about 10 metres." ~Kananaskis ecologist with Alberta Parks of an incident between a grizzly and a cyclist.
'No way justified:' Murder trial told farmer, son assumed Metis hunters were thieves

'No way justified:' Murder trial told farmer, son assumed Metis hunters were thieves

A Crown prosecutor has told a murder trial that an Alberta farmer and his son followed and shot two Métis hunters assuming they were thieves who had earlier driven onto the family's property.
Carter Savoie signs entry-level contract with Oilers

Carter Savoie signs entry-level contract with Oilers

Twenty-year-old Northern Alberta man signs entry level contract with Edmonton Oilers.
Calgary and Edmonton city councils make friendly wager on NHL playoffs

Calgary and Edmonton city councils make friendly wager on NHL playoffs

The Battle of Alberta has officially started with a friendly hockey wager between the city councils in Calgary and Edmonton.
Alberta premier dismisses need for big number in leadership review

Alberta premier dismisses need for big number in leadership review

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says he doesn’t need overwhelming support in a leadership review because the pool of voters has been diluted by thousands of angry members bent on destruction.
Exoneree and justice advocate David Milgaard remembered for 'resilience, passion and kindness'

Exoneree and justice advocate David Milgaard remembered for 'resilience, passion and kindness'

“He still had a sparkle in his eye and a skip in his step. That was the most inspiring thing – to know somebody that could do everything in his power to turn a nightmare into a passion.” ~ Crystal Blanchard, David Milgaard's friend, commenting on his life after prison following the wrongfully convicted man's recent death.
Driver’s licences, IDs can now be renewed online

Driver’s licences, IDs can now be renewed online

In many cases Albertans can now skip the registry line-up for driver's license or ID renewal.
Alberta man pleads guilty to killing woman and her 16-month-old son

Alberta man pleads guilty to killing woman and her 16-month-old son

An Alberta man has pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of a woman and her 16-month-old son.
Alberta Parks reminds campers selling reservations is illegal

Alberta Parks reminds campers selling reservations is illegal

Alberta Parks is cracking down on people trying to resell their camping reservations.