March 19, 2017

Critics say an attempt by a city council candidate to make public a closed-door transit consultation was a trip down the wrong track.

Former council watchdog and municipal election candidate Jeromy Farkas drew criticism after live-streaming an invitation-only engagement...

January 17, 2016

THREE HILLS — One man is dead following a snowmobile crash near Trochu.

Overnight on Saturday, Jan. 16, a group of sledders was travelling by snowmobile from Huxley, Alta. south to the town of Trochu, say RCMP.

Shortly after heading out, one of their group — a 22-year-ol...

January 11, 2016

 CALGARY — Investigators are trying to locate the scene of a stabbing Sunday evening that sent a man to hospital with serious injuries.

A little after 6:30 p.m., a man approached front door staff at the Drop-In Centre saying he’d been stabbed, said Det. David Fakas...

January 9, 2016

Nearly a third of Alberta’s family support delinquents call Calgary home — including one from a prominent city family.


Smith Hart, the eldest son of professional wrestling promoter and trainer Stu Hart, is among 96 names on an Alberta Justice website who owe a combined...

January 5, 2016


Police have few leads after a critically injured man staggered into a city hospital Tuesday afternoon.

At last report, investigators had yet to speak with the victim, who police say suffered life-threatening stab wounds.


Just after 4 p.m., the injured man walked throug...

January 5, 2016

 Police are investigating after shots rang out early Monday morning in the city's northeast, sending a man in his 20s to hospital with life-threatening injuries.


A little after 1 a.m., police were called to Crescent Heights after several residents reported hearing guns...

December 27, 2015

RED DEER — Police gunfire ended a Christmas Day rampage by a man driving a stolen front-end loader in central Alberta Friday.

And Red Deer RCMP say the unidentified 37-year-old man was sought by Mounties for a sexual assault and attempted murder earlier that day.

The dra...

December 26, 2015


For many in Calgary, Christmas can be an especially lonely time.


Returning for the 32nd year, the Bannerman family Christmas dinner once again lit up faces and buoyed spirits — a fitting legacy for those who inspired the lasting tradition.


“The meal is wonderful and e...

December 20, 2015


After years of playing nice, the gloves are coming off.

In the latest chapter in a years-long battle over development east of Calgary, the City of Chestermere has filed an application to annex nearly 25,000 acres of Rocky View County — a move Mayor Patricia Matthews de...

December 12, 2015

CALGARY — Low energy prices aren't the only struggles facing Alberta's oil industry, says a recently-released study.

Unveiled Tuesday, the Fraser Institute's ninth annual survey of the world's petroleum industry suggests policy changes made by Alberta's NDP government...

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