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Wood Buffalo RCMP start body camera pilot project

EDMONTON – On June 27, 12 RCMP members in Wood Buffalo began using body-worn video cameras to record their interactions with citizens as part of a trial project. 221 more words


Merrymaking in the medication mist

The last week has gone by in a daze. I finally had enough of the ham-foot on Tuesday and ended up going to the hospital. The doctor there diagnosed me with an infection and put me on IV antibiotics straight away. 360 more words

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Fort McMurray: The Most Polluted Place in N. America

AQI reached a high of 456 in Fort McMurray , Alberta, Canada

The Air Quality Index (AQI) in Fort McMurray reached a hazardous high of 456 Monday night local time, the highest in North America, and was hovering in the “Very Unhealthy” territory, as of posting. 279 more words

Disaster Watch

Fiery collision on Highway 63 south of Fort McMurray

EDMONTON – Highway 63 in northern Alberta was re-opened early Tuesday morning, after being shut down to traffic due to a fiery, two-vehicle collision Monday night. 148 more words


Local laughter & arts (plus ham)

Well, the whole foot debacle is heading straight for Fuck-Right-Off-Ville (pardon my French), leaving me in a foul mood. I could rant and rave and swear for a bit, but instead, let’s watch a video of my cat thinking he’s a mighty hunter and warrior, shall we? 346 more words

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Fort McMurray covered in haze as 125 wildfires burn across Alberta

WATCH ABOVE: Alberta is experiencing one of the worst wildfire seasons in the past five years. Gord sits down with Geoff Driscoll with the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry for an update. 344 more words


Knee injury sidelines Eskimos quarterback Mike Reilly indefinitely

EDMONTON — Just one game in to the new CFL season and already the Edmonton Eskimos football team has been dealt a big blow. Quarterback Mike Reilly is out indefinitely with a knee injury. 173 more words