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Edmonton, northeast Alberta under heat warnings with temperatures 29 C or above in forecast Temperatures in Edmonton and the surrounding area could top 29 C this week, prompting Environment Canada to issue weather warnings. The weather agency said Monday afternoon that daytime temperatures near 29 C or above are expected in much of northea | 7 hours, 38 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Heat warning issued for Edmonton and northeastern parts of Alberta Environment Canada has issued a heat warning for Edmonton and the northeastern part of the province. | 9 hours, 35 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Notley backs out of western premiers' meeting, citing Trans Mountain deadline Alberta Premier Rachel Notley has pulled out a meeting of Western Canada premiers in Yellowknife at the last minute, reportedly over the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. | 9 hours, 53 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
The Last Straw: Alberta's big cities compete to reduce straw use on July 14 Called The Last Straw Campaign, the competition was organized by Waste Free Edmonton and Plastic Free YYC and is supported by Coun. Ben Henderson in Edmonton and Coun. Druh Farrell in Calgary. | 10 hours, 17 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Northern Alberta homes evacuated after truck spills hydrochloric acid A northern Alberta highway was closed Monday after a truck carrying acid crashed and forced the evacuation of several homes. A tractor trailer went off Highway 831 three kilometres south of Boyle, according to an RCMP news release. The truck was carrying | 11 hours, 28 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Alberta woman says Air Canada left her stranded in P.E.I. over ID mixup A woman from Alberta says she was left stranded in Prince Edward Island because Air Canada refused to accept the ID she travelled with just a few days earlier. | 11 hours, 56 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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First-degree murder charge laid in death near Alberta-Saskatchewan border A man has been charged with first-degree murder following the death of a woman in an eastern Alberta community. Elk Point RCMP were called to Fishing Lake Metis Settlement at about noon on Saturday, according to a news release. When officers arrived at th | 15 hours, 21 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Alberta boaters rescue moose calf submerged in muddy riverbank A sunny day on the river turned into a baby moose rescue mission Saturday afternoon when a group of Alberta boaters spotted something peculiar in the muddy riverbank. | May 20, 2018 6:40 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Alberta teachers' union wants 2K new teachers by fall; Eggen calls smaller class sizes 'essential' The union representing teachers in Alberta is calling on the province to hire 2,000 more teachers by the fall as part of an effort to reduce class sizes. | May 20, 2018 02:13 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Rachel Notley threatened to change Insurance Act if Fort McMurray claim extensions weren't granted, memo says Premier Rachel Notley threatened to change the Alberta Insurance Act if insurance companies did not offer extensions for Fort McMurray wildfire claims, according to a memo. | May 19, 2018 1:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend