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UPDATE: Jasper National Park closes, ordered to evacuate due to wildfire

UPDATE: Jasper National Park closes, ordered to evacuate due to wildfire

Travellers en route to Jasper National Park must travel back in the direction they came from, unless directed otherwise
BREAKING NEWS: Jasper ordered to evacuate due to wildfire

BREAKING NEWS: Jasper ordered to evacuate due to wildfire

Evacuees advised to use Highway 16 towards British Columbia to escape wildfire
Sundre man handed 34-month prison term following hit and run death

Sundre man handed 34-month prison term following hit and run death

Jason Kelley Burns was found not guilty of manslaughter in the death of Brendon McDonald, 34, also a Sundre resident, but guilty of the lesser charge of hit and run causing death.
Keurig Doctor Pepper Canada opening Western Canada warehouse with 50 new jobs in Balzac

Keurig Doctor Pepper Canada opening Western Canada warehouse with 50 new jobs in Balzac

50 permanent jobs are coming to Rocky View County and the Calgary region from a new Keurig Doctor Pepper distribution centre located in Balzac announced July 22 according to the Calgary media.
Westlock grandmother's playground mistaken for homeless encampment

Westlock grandmother's playground mistaken for homeless encampment

Amid whispers of a tent city emerging on the outskirts of Westlock, local town officials have clarified that numerous tents spotted in a yard on the outskirts of the community are not a homeless camp.
Two-thirds of Canadians 'desperately' need interest rates to go down: MNP survey

Two-thirds of Canadians 'desperately' need interest rates to go down: MNP survey

Two-thirds of respondents say they desperately need interest rates to go down, as more than half indicate they are concerned rates may not fall quickly enough to provide the financial relief they require.
AUPE members hold “time for action” rallies in Westlock, Barrhead

AUPE members hold “time for action” rallies in Westlock, Barrhead

Alberta public sector workers seek improved wages, benefits and job security
Little New York Daze this past weekend in Longview

Little New York Daze this past weekend in Longview

Annual summer festival will feature parade, fireworks, market, pancake breakfast and much more.
BREAKING: Man arrested in stabbing of St. Albert teens now charged with first-degree murder

BREAKING: Man arrested in stabbing of St. Albert teens now charged with first-degree murder

Suspect is now facing a first degree murder charge, as well as an attempted murder charge for the victim still in hospital.
Cold Lake purchases new hangar for aircraft maintenance engineering school

Cold Lake purchases new hangar for aircraft maintenance engineering school

In a move to diversify the local economy and bolster the aerospace and defense industry, the City of Cold Lake has purchased a hangar at the Cold Lake Regional Airport. 
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