Smoke from out-of-control wildfires causing air quality issues in northern Alberta

Environment Canada has issued a special air quality statement for much of northwest Alberta as two out-of-control wildfires continue to burn. As of 10:30 Friday morning, Grande Prairie, Beaverlodge, Valleyview, High Level, Rainbow Lake, Fort Vermillion, Mackenzie Highway, Peace River,…

University of Calgary looks to address sexual violence at post-secondary institutions

The University of Calgary is holding an expert panel on Friday to discuss how sexual violence is addressed on campuses in Calgary. Debra Tomlinson, CEO of the Association of Alberta Sexual Assault Services, will be moderating the event. Story continues…

B.C.’s top court to rule on whether province can restrict bitumen in Trans Mountain pipeline

B.C.’s top court is set to rule Friday morning on whether the province has the power to restrict the transportation of diluted bitumen within its borders. The decision will mark the latest twist in the ongoing Trans Mountain pipeline expansion…

Calgary patios: 10 restaurants where you can eat outside

When Calgary finally experiences warm weather it’s wise to take advance of it, perhaps by dining on an outdoor patio or terrace. Al fresco dining isn’t hard to find in Calgary, but some spots are more sought after than others.…