The Edmonton Sun - Edmonton
Police investigate after truck crashes into southeast Edmonton home
20 Feb 2017 at 6:44pm
A driver suffered significant injuries after his truck crashed into a southeast Edmonton home Monday afternoon.The collision near 57 Street and 40 Avenue was reported to Edmonton police at 4:46 p.m.The man suffered injuries to his legs and face and remains in hospital, Staff Sgt. Jerry Nash said.No one else was hurt.The home was heavily damaged, wh
Walk lights near Edmonton seniors centres first to get review
20 Feb 2017 at 4:37pm
Edmonton's pedestrian challenges don't seem frivolous outside a seniors' home.
Not 'party drugs': Edmonton city council struggles to understand opioid crisi...
20 Feb 2017 at 4:29pm
Edmonton is battling a new drug overdose crisis that simply doesn't fit any standard assumptions, council members were told Monday. Only 20 per cent of the overdose deaths from fentanyl last year were in core neighbourhoods. Young men in the suburbs are actually at a much higher risk, said city officials."This has gone beyond being an inner-city is
Boyle Street program for job seekers faces cuts
20 Feb 2017 at 4:21pm
A Boyle Street initiative that helps vulnerable job seekers is being forced to turn people away at the door, says a program manager.
Step on it ? Metro Line finally starts operating at full speed
20 Feb 2017 at 12:53pm
After a long delay, trains on the Metro Line got a little closer to running on time on Sunday.
Edmonton police issue ticket for wearing a ferret while driving
19 Feb 2017 at 3:31pm
A 24-hour traffic enforcement event by Edmonton police resulted in 2,442 violations, including a distracted driving ticket for a motorist wearing a live ferret around their neck while cruising along Whyte Avenue.
Woman warning others after purse snatched while grocery shopping
19 Feb 2017 at 5:55pm
An Edmonton woman is warning others to be vigilant after her purse was snatched while she was shopping at a grocery store.
Three hurt in head-on crash southeast of Edmonton
20 Feb 2017 at 12:30pm
One person is in critical condition and two others sustained non-life threatening injuries in a crash in Strathcona County Sunday afternoon.
Woman in critical condition after crash near Hinton
19 Feb 2017 at 2:33pm
A woman is in critical condition and two men were injured in a head-on crash involving three vehicles west of Hinton.
Tips for travelling in Trump era
19 Feb 2017 at 2:03pm
I?m just back from spending a couple of months in the United States and watched with interest, like most of us, the hand-off of the government from Democrat Barack Obama to GOP President Donald Trump.
Edmonton radio host Rob Christie gets in the hot seat for charity
19 Feb 2017 at 1:54pm
A record player and a tape recorder sat beside each other in Rob Christie?s basement in a farmhouse near Montreal.
Garth Brooks 'answers prayers' for flood of Edmonton and area fans
19 Feb 2017 at 1:53pm
Legend.It's how fans of Garth Brooks described the superstar on Friday night ahead of the first of nine sold-out shows at Rogers Place in Edmonton.Fans came from Alberta and beyond to hear hits like The Thunder Rolls and Friends in Low Places.Saddle Lake mother and daughter Helen Cryer and Victoria Cryer are seeing Garth Brooks for the first time."
200,000L Oil condensate leak investigated in Strathcona County
19 Feb 2017 at 8:59am
Enbridge is cleaning up a pipeline leak of 200,000 litres of oil condensate in Strathcona County.
Alberta appeal court bumps up sentences for Fort McMurray Hells Angels drug t...
19 Feb 2017 at 8:58am
Two men affiliated with the Hells Angels had five years tacked onto their prison sentences for conspiring to traffic cocaine and benefiting a criminal organization.
Edmonton police officer thanked for kind response
18 Feb 2017 at 9:11pm
When Sue Aldrich couldn't get hold of her elderly friend, she knew something was wrong.