Pedestrian hit by vehicle in northeast Calgary

A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle in northeast Calgary on Saturday. YYC Transportation said the incident happened near Marlborough Drive N.E. and Marlborough Way N.E. before 6 p.m. A man in his 30s was taken to Foothills Medical Centre,…

Investigation and cleanup underway after oil spill near Edmonton

The Alberta Energy Regulator is investigating an oil spill southwest of Edmonton. The spill happened in the Washout Creek Natural Area, which is about 150 kilometres from Edmonton. READ MORE: Cleanup underway after 320,000 litres of oil, produced water leaks at…

Fredericton council creates working group for diversity

To help diversify a male-dominated city council, Fredericton’s only female councillor has set up a working committee to “make municipal politics an inviting space for everyone.” “It’s to advise in two areas,” Kate Rogers, Fredericton’s Ward 11 councillor.  “One in…

TSB investigating after plane crash seriously injures 2 men near Black Diamond, Alta.

Two men were injured after a plane crashed on a farm field southeast of Black Diamond, Alta., on Saturday. A Cessna 305 with two people aboard “collided with terrain” between 11:30 and 11:45 a.m., according to Chris Krepski with the…

Emergency workers clear streets and sidewalks after London explosion

Nearly three days after a dangerous explosion shook London’s Old East Village, dedicated emergency workers have given Woodman Avenue a complete tidy-up. In a statement released from the City of London, debris from the explosion had been cleared from roads…