Thousands upon thousands of people are continuing to visit Alberta’s provincial parks and public lands as temperatures remain hot and an international travel ban encourages Albertans to explore their own backyard.
Despite not having a single active case of COVID-19 at present, officials with the town of Canmore aren’t taking any chances and have made mask masks mandatory in all indoor and outdoor public spaces.
Someone in Alberta is $2.7 million richer after the 50/50 draw at the Edmonton Oilers vs. Chicago Blackhawks game on Wednesday night, but the real winner is the charities who will benefit from the other 50 per cent of the pot, the team says.
As the education ministry, school divisions, staff and families ready themselves for an as-normal-as-possible return to classes in the fall, the government says it is also working on the next steps of its plan to revamp the K-12 curriculum.
The federal government says beyond an emergency response following Tuesday’s deadly blast in Beirut, it is committed to providing "long-term" aid to Lebanon as it continues to grapple with economic and health crises.
The Chicago Blackhawks dressed in the Edmonton Oilers dressing room then proceeded to eat their lunch, pushing the Oilers to the edge of the abyss in the NHL playoffs with a stunning 4-3 comeback win Wednesday night.