Fringe Festival performer apologizes after starting to remove audience member’s shirt

The issue of consent is in the spotlight at the Edmonton International Fringe Theatre Festival after an incident at a late night show on Wednesday. During Late Night Cabaret, a performer brought a man up on stage and, as part…

‘It didn’t have an expiry date! Why not try?’: Edmonton-area woman redeems 34-year-old free Disneyland pass

It was 1985 and Disneyland was celebrating its 30th anniversary when Tamia Richardson got in line. “When you went through the turnstile if you were 30th, or 300th, or as the 30s went up you would receive a prize,” Richardson…

Sentence for ski coach Bertrand Charest lowered by 21 months on appeal

Former national ski coach Bertrand Charest has seen his sentence for sexually abusing young female skiers under his care reduced by 21 months on appeal. READ MORE: Former ski coach appeals conviction and sentence for assaults on athletes Quebec’s Court…

94-year-old Second World War veteran trying to raise $1M for cancer research

A Barrie man has been immersed in a tireless quest for nearly four decades. Ninety-four-year-old Will Dwyer has been raising funds for the Terry Fox Foundation, and he is now honing in on the million-dollar mark. On Saturday, a group…