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St. Albert mother gets racist letter from neighbour

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A family in St. Albert is moving out of their apartment building after receiving a racist and threatening letter from a neighbour.

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Alberta study suggests pets improve sleep for chronic pain patients

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A recent Alberta study suggests sleeping with or near pets can improve rest for long-term chronic pain patients.

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ASIRT rules officer acted reasonably in EPS-related death

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In an altercation that lasted one minute and 14 seconds—during which a drunk driver advanced on a cop with a hunter’s knife and was shot by the officer—Alberta’s police watchdog has ruled the officer’s actions were “reasonable and…

Woman missing from Red Deer found unharmed, man arrested

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RCMP have made one arrest in relation to a 48-year-old woman who was reported missing Wednesday morning and found unharmed later in the day.

Red Deer RCMP investigating suspicious fire

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Police are treating a Tuesday night apartment fire in Red Deer as suspicious.

Legalization Day: AGLC website busy, six stores open in Edmonton

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Nineteen cannabis stores opened in Alberta Wednesday at 10 a.m. but the Alberta Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis website was busy at midnight.

Investigation finds failures after health info accessed

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A privacy investigation has found a former healthcare employee broke the law when she accessed and used health information, and that Alberta Health Services (AHS) didn’t ensure she was aware of safeguards.

Wednesday, Oct 17

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What does cannabis cost across Canada?

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How do cannabis prices stack up across the country? Check out our handy guide to see how prices compare between the provinces and territories.

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Kinder Morgan posts $1.35B Q3 income on Trans Mountain sale

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Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd. is reporting third-quarter net income of $1.35 billion, although most of that is a one-time gain from the sale of its Trans Mountain pipeline and expansion project to the federal government.

Kinder Morgan CEO says there's a 'seller's market' for remaining Canadian assets

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Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd. is reporting third-quarter net income of $1.35 billion, although most of that is a one-time gain from the sale of its Trans Mountain pipeline and expansion project to the federal government.

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Puppy found in stolen SUV unclaimed, up for adoption

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Less than a week after RCMP asked for the public’s help finding the correct owner of a puppy that had been found in a stolen vehicle in St. Albert, police said an owner hasn’t come forward.

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‘Get away from the door’: Would-be thieves caught by doorbell camera

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An Edmonton man is thanking his doorbell camera for thwarting two would-be thieves during an attempted break-in on Tuesday.

RCMP investigating attempted kidnapping at Sherwood Park school

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RCMP have launched an investigation after a woman pulled a 5-year-old child from the Jean Vanier Catholic School playground Tuesday and toward a vehicle.

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Convicted killer-rapist Paul Bernardo denied parole

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Serial rapist and killer Paul Bernardo pleaded unsuccessfully for a second chance on Wednesday, arguing low self-esteem drove him to commit the sexually twisted crimes he now rues and that he no longer poses any threat to the public.

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Woman missing in Red Deer believed to be in danger

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RCMP have asked for the public’s “urgent assistance” in locating a missing 48-year-old woman who they believe is in danger.

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New marijuana guidelines stress abstinence

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As Canada gets set to legalize marijuana next July, a panel of medical experts is releasing a set of guidelines for safe use of the drug.

EPS exercise around Commonwealth Stadium, Northlands

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If you notice a heavy police presence in and around the Commonwealth Stadium and Northlands areas Wednesday, don’t be alarmed. EPS is leading a training exercise in the area.

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'Canada shows the way': World reacts to legal pot

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Canada’s legalization of cannabis is sparking congratulations, concerns and jokes from social media users around the world.

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Pot legalization is here: The rules you need to know

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Now that cannabis is legal across the country, CTVNews.ca has created a cheat sheet on what is allowed when it comes to purchasing, possessing, and consuming marijuana.

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Two taken to hospital after reported stabbing

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Two people are in hospital after a reported stabbing at a downtown Edmonton apartment Tuesday night.

UN forum aims to make Edmonton public spaces safer for women

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A United Nations conference is back in Edmonton with the goal to reduce sexual harassment towards women.

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First legal purchase of cannabis made in Newfoundland and Labrador

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There was a countdown and then cheers at midnight as customers in St. John’s, N.L., made history with the first legal purchase of recreational cannabis in Canada.

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Aga Khan visits namesake U of A garden

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The man after whom a section of the University of Alberta Botanic Garden is named visited the site for the first time Tuesday for its inauguration.

Advocates call for more affordable, accessible housing

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A man’s months-long wait for an accessible home shows a desperate need for more accessible housing in Edmonton, disability advocates say.

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Postal union issues strike notices, could start rotating job action Monday

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The Canadian Union of Postal Workers said Tuesday it has given strike notice to Canada Post that workers could walk off the job as early as next week.

Canada's ranking on global life expectancy scale expected to drop by 2040: study

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Canada is currently among the top-ranked countries in the world when it comes to average life expectancy, but could fall to 27th place by 2040 due to projected improvements in other nations, according to a new study.

Tuesday, Oct 16

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Stolen car crashes into north Edmonton garage

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A car crashed into a garage in north Edmonton after the driver fled from police Tuesday afternoon.

Cause unclear in death of senior found in downtown apartment

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The autopsy into the suspicious death of a woman whose body was found in a downtown apartment building has been completed, but police said it remained unclear what caused her death.

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Man stabbed at Red Deer restaurant

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A man in Red Deer was stabbed in the hand after he confronted a suspicious male in the restaurant bathroom.

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Methamphetamine, cocaine seized by Red Deer RCMP

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Over 90 grams of methamphetamine and cocaine, as well as $12,000 in cash, has been seized by RCMP following a four-month trafficking investigation in Sylvan Lake and Red Deer.