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Parks Canada warns of considerable avalanche risk in B.C. and Alberta

Parks Canada warns of considerable avalanche risk in B.C. and Alberta

CALGARY — An avalanche warning remains in effect for mountains in southern British Columbia and Alberta. Parks Canada says the danger rating forecast is considerable to moderate for Banff, Yoho and Kootenay national parks through Saturday.
Farmers speak out against UCP farm rules

Farmers speak out against UCP farm rules

One St. Albert-area family is speaking out against the repeal of the NDP’s farm safety bill
Feds, Alberta set to clash over cash for new rent supplement

Feds, Alberta set to clash over cash for new rent supplement

Housing advocates concerned new supplement may have limited effects if spending doesn't increase as originally envisioned
Ninth earthquake in three days recorded off Canada's west coast

Ninth earthquake in three days recorded off Canada's west coast

PORT HARDY, B.C. — Two more earthquakes have hit in the waters off Canada's west coast on Christmas Day. Earthquakes Canada says a magnitude 4.9 earthquake hit 198 kilometres west of Port Hardy, B.C., shortly before 1 p.m. local time.
Investigation concludes fire that killed five in Alberta was accidental

Investigation concludes fire that killed five in Alberta was accidental

Orwellian: Journalist group protests Alberta war room's use of term 'reporters'

Orwellian: Journalist group protests Alberta war room's use of term 'reporters'

EDMONTON — Staff in the Alberta government's so-called war room should stop calling themselves reporters, says the president of the Canadian Association of Journalists.
Special avalanche warning issued for Alberta, B.C. after major snowfall

Special avalanche warning issued for Alberta, B.C. after major snowfall

A special avalanche warning has been issued for Alberta and southern British Columbia.
'Took my best friend:' Wife recalls husband's shooting outside Alberta Walmart

'Took my best friend:' Wife recalls husband's shooting outside Alberta Walmart

Road closures for avalanche work after heavy snowfall hits Bow Valley

Road closures for avalanche work after heavy snowfall hits Bow Valley

4 in 5 Canadians prefer 'Christmas' over 'Holiday Season'

4 in 5 Canadians prefer 'Christmas' over 'Holiday Season'