Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould put forward a new bill Friday that is poised to reverse some elements of one of the previous Conservative government’s tough-on-crime laws that some judges have openly refused to impose on offenders and has been repeatedly criticized as unconstitutional.
A former Stony Plain RCMP officer is facing theft and fraud charges after a probe by the province’s police watchdog.The Alberta Serious Incident Response Team (ASIRT) began an investigation on Feb. 18 and on Oct. 20, Aaron Sayler — who is no longer with the police force –was arrested for one count of theft under $5000, one count of obtaining by fal
There is a 92% chance Hillary Clinton will be the next president of the United States, if you are to believe the latest polls from the New York Times.
Postmedia Network Canada Corp., Canada’s largest newspaper company and the owner of the Sun, says it intends to reduce staffing costs by 20% after it reported steep declines in revenue and print advertising in the fourth quarter of 2016.
An investigation into child sexual exploitation has culminated in the arrest of 14 suspects from across northern Alberta.
A University of Alberta astronomer may have helped discover an entirely new class of explosive event in space, as part of a global research team.The still-unknown objects erupt with X-rays, spontaneously flaring up to 100 times brighter than normal and then returning to their original X-ray levels. The flare-ups happen in less than a minute and ret
The Carlson Manor might cause some Lacombe residents to run away scared, but Chad and Jarita Carlson are hoping they drop off a donation for the Food Bank before doing so.
Cranna Community Cultural Centre (C4) representatives gave Lacombe City Council an update on the C4 Initiative project last week during their regular meeting.
The man accused of killing Hells Angel Bob Green was out on bail at the time of the shooting on drug trafficking charges that he faces with Green’s cousin.