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Polyethylene reactor fully operational

NOVA Chemicals Corporation (“NOVA Chemicals”), a leading supplier of polyethylene in the Americas, has announced the start up of its new world-scale linear low density polyethylene (LLDPE) gas phase reactor at its Joffre, Alberta site.

A small memorial sits outside a home at 12248 132 St., in Edmonton on Saturday Dec. 24, 2016. A woman was found dead at a home Dec. 23, 2016. Photo by David Bloom

Friends remember homicide victim

As families gather for the Christmas holidays, the friends of Rachael Longridge are mourning the loss of a compassionate young woman whose life was tragically cut short.Edmonton police have charged her mother, Christine Longridge, 50, with second-degree murder and possession of an offensive weapon.Those who knew Rachael Longridge, 21, have taken to

Bret McCann (right), alongside his wife Mary-Ann (not shown) and St. Albert-Edmonton MP Michael Cooper calls for the removal of unconstitutional sections of the Criminal Code during a press conference in St. Albert, Alberta on Sunday, December 18, 2016. Ian Kucerak / Postmedia

Calls for Criminal Code reform

The son of an elderly St. Albert couple believed to have been murdered while driving to B.C. for a family camping holiday is calling on the Canadian government to reform the criminal code.

The Bow Valley wolf pack around the Banff townsite in 2015. AMAR ATHWAL / POSTMEDIA ARCHIVES

Snowmobiler flees Banff wolf pack

Parks Canada has issued an aggressive wolf warning for Banff National Park after a ski hill employee was approached by a pack of wolves and had to flee on a snowmobile.

Edmonton law courts

Mom accused of killing child denied bail

An Edmonton mother accused of killing her five-year-old daughter was denied release Friday in a bail hearing full of shocking, never-before-released allegations in the tragic case.Lauren Lafleche, 29, faces charges of second-degree murder and assault with a weapon in connection with the October 2015 death of her daughter, Shalaina Arcand.LaFleche w

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