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City dispatches snow clearing crews throughout Edmonton

Edmonton snow plow

The City of Edmonton said dozens of crews had been dispatched to clear streets and sidewalks around the city Sunday afternoon after the weekend snowfall. In a tweet, the City said a total of 60 trucks (both sanders and plows) were on the road Monday morning, with 10 sidewalk plows and 20 more crews of three to four people on the ground. Crews started at 3 p.m. Sunday, and the city doubled the number of crews on the road at 3 a.m. Monday. The city plans to release more detailsRead More


Third Edmonton supervised injection set to open

Third Edmonton supervised injection set to open

Edmonton’s third supervised injection site will open at the Boyle McCauley Health Centre. The clinic’s basement will give users a place to use drugs with clean supplies and medical professionals to watch them. “Some of the clients need help, you know, finding a vein,” said Kim Carter, a licensed practical nurse at Boyle McCauley. “But we are not allowed to inject them.” The first two sites—at Boyle Street Community Services and George Spady Centre—were controversial when they opened, but officials told CTV News they are working. The two health centresRead More


Nostalgic passengers take last Greyhound bus from Edmonton to Calgary

Nostalgic passengers take last Greyhound bus from Edmonton to Calgary

After about 90 years of service, the Greyhound bus from Edmonton to Calgary took its final trip on Thursday, ridden by a few customers who were sad to see it go. John Campbell was on the coach as it headed down Alberta’s Highway 2, making a stop in Red Deer along the way. “It’s a bit of a nostalgic tour for me on a beautiful Prairie day,” he told CTV Edmonton’s Timm Bruch. Campbell said he’s been riding the Greyhounds since he was 15 years old and living in Winnipeg.Read More


Roofing employee dies in Edmonton church, OHS investigating

Fusion Fellowship Church

A male in his late teens is dead after a workplace accident at a west Edmonton church Monday afternoon. Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) told CTV News the death happened at the Fusion Fellowship Church around 2:30 p.m. The young worker was employed by WCR Roofing. A stop-work order was issued, and OHS is investigating.  Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines [su_feed url=”http://rssfeeds.usatoday.com/usatoday-NewsTopStories” limit=”20″] USA News Headlines [su_feed url=”http://rss.cnn.com/rss/cnn_us.rss” limit=”20″] ABC NEWS Headlines [su_feed url=”http://feeds.abcnews.com/abcnews/usheadlines” limit=”20″]


Edmonton analytics company maps U.S. neighbourhood incomes

Opportunity Atlas

An Edmonton analytics company built a tool to visualize a data project that shows how each American neighbourhood shapes the economic success of a child’s future. A New York Times employee recommended Darkhorse Analytics to Opportunity Insights—a new research and policy institute funded in part by Bill Gates’ foundation. The institute’s opening project is the Opportunity Atlas. It features an interactive map—designed and developed by the local Darkhorse Analytics—that shows how much money people who grew up in every American neighbourhood make now on average. The U.S. Census Bureau dataRead More


The Edmonton attack: One year later

The Edmonton attack: One year later

Alex Antoneshyn, CTV Edmonton Published Sunday, September 30, 2018 8:17PM MDT Last Updated Sunday, September 30, 2018 8:27PM MDT At a ceremony to honour fallen service men and women Sunday afternoon, the survivors of an attack in downtown Edmonton were also recognized. On September 30, 2017, chaos and terror broke out when the driver of a car crashed into a roadblock and officer, left the vehicle, and attacked the injured policeman with a knife. Police located the suspect four hours later, driving a moving truck, and chased him through downtown.Read More


Edmonton man charged with uttering threats at PM has offence withdrawn

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The Edmonton man who allegedly threatened Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the Canadian government on social media last February has had his charge withdrawn. Robert Dale Kerr, 41, was arrested on February 15 and charged with uttering threats. Kerr agreed to a peace bond at a provincial court and will be on probation for a year. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines [su_feed url=”http://rssfeeds.usatoday.com/usatoday-NewsTopStories” limit=”20″] USA News Headlines [su_feed url=”http://rss.cnn.com/rss/cnn_us.rss” limit=”20″] ABC NEWS Headlines [su_feed url=”http://feeds.abcnews.com/abcnews/usheadlines” limit=”20″]


Give 30 on CBC News Now with Reshmi Nair

Give 30 on CBC News Now with Reshmi Nair

Reshmi Nair of CBC News Now speaks to Give 30 Founder, Ziyaad Mia, and campaign supporter Michele Erskine, about the initiative and Ramadan. www.GIVE30.ca source todays world news – Give 30 on CBC News Now with Reshmi Nair #worldnews #breakingnews #music #headlinenews USA Today News Headlines [su_feed url=”http://rssfeeds.usatoday.com/usatoday-NewsTopStories” limit=”20″] USA News Headlines [su_feed url=”http://rss.cnn.com/rss/cnn_us.rss” limit=”20″] ABC NEWS Headlines [su_feed url=”http://feeds.abcnews.com/abcnews/usheadlines” limit=”20″]


The best window company in Edmonton

Call Knight Doors & Windows at 780-457-3667. Founded on the simple principle of providing customers with the quality service and attention they deserve, Knight Doors and Windows has emerged as one of the most trusted names in overhead doors for Edmonton. With over 30 years’ combined experience, our team of talented installation and repair specialists is able to consistently provide exceptional service for windows, doors and overhead doors for Edmonton clients. At the heart of our business are owners Waylon Robert, Todd Swekla, and Stephanie Laporte. With a wealth ofRead More


Best Tanning Salon in the Edmonton area

Call Arizona Tanning at (780) 417-1165 One of the amazing advantages of indoor tanning beds is the controlled emittance of UVA and UVB rays that are evenly distributed in each tanning session. Whether you are using one of our 200W KBL tanning systems or the 100W Corona tanning beds, our staff is able to effectively moderate your UV exposure based on the tanning potential of your skin type. This controlled exposure allows us to help you optimize the results of your tanning session and minimize your risk of burning. IfRead More