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Experts torn over when 'demand destruction' could trigger gasoline price relief

Experts torn over when 'demand destruction' could trigger gasoline price relief

There's a famous saying that 'the cure for high prices is high prices,' but when it comes to gasoline, that may not necessarily be the case.
Family raises concerns over missing Bonnyville man

Family raises concerns over missing Bonnyville man

Bonnyville RCMP are asking for the public’s help in locating a 51-year-old Bonnyville man.
Lac La Biche man charged with 50 offences in Redwater

Lac La Biche man charged with 50 offences in Redwater

In a joint investigation, Boyle and Redwater RCMP have laid charges related to 50 offences against Sonny Ray Giant. The Lac La Biche man is alleged to have shot at a gas station in Boyle and was later located in the Redwater area in possession of a stolen vehicle and multiple firearms.
BREAKING: Fatal crash closes Highway 2 south of the Okotoks overpass

BREAKING: Fatal crash closes Highway 2 south of the Okotoks overpass

Crews on scene at a serious two-vehicle collision affecting traffic on Highway 2.
Top court sends sentencing of two men in triple murder back to Alberta Appeal Court

Top court sends sentencing of two men in triple murder back to Alberta Appeal Court

Canada's top court has sent the case of two men convicted in the slayings of three family members back to the Alberta Court of Appeal. Supreme court ruling on parole ineligibility is resulting in past cases being reviewed.
No goal: Edmonton loses bid to host FIFA 2026 World Cup games

No goal: Edmonton loses bid to host FIFA 2026 World Cup games

Critics blame conditions that came with provincial bid money as a key reason the Edmonton was passed over for the 2026 FIFA World Cup.
Edmonton MLA says he's been cleared of hacking charges; seeks return to NDP caucus

Edmonton MLA says he's been cleared of hacking charges; seeks return to NDP caucus

An Alberta legislature member investigated by the RCMP after he admitted to hacking into a government health website says he has been cleared of criminal charges.
'In every fibre of my being, I am sorry,' says Squamish man who killed mother

'In every fibre of my being, I am sorry,' says Squamish man who killed mother

Mental illness contributed to a B.C. actor's killing of his mother but not to the degree of not criminally responsible due to a mental disorder.
Parents support school bus driver

Parents support school bus driver

St. Albert bus driver unaware of man sleeping on school bus with children on board should keep their job, say some parents.
Crown says 12-15-year parole eligibility suitable for former B.C. Lions player

Crown says 12-15-year parole eligibility suitable for former B.C. Lions player

A Crown prosecutor has suggested a parole eligibility period of 12 to 15 years for a former Canadian Football League wide receiver convicted of the "brutal" murder of his ex-girlfriend.