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Study finds Alberta underestimates methane emissions by 50 per cent

Study finds Alberta underestimates methane emissions by 50 per cent

Emissions of a potent greenhouse gas from Alberta's energy industry are underestimated by nearly 50 per cent, according to a new study from one of Canada's premier climate labs.
SpaceX launches its giant new rocket but a pair of explosions ends the second test flight

SpaceX launches its giant new rocket but a pair of explosions ends the second test flight

SpaceX launched its mega rocket Starship on Saturday, but lost the booster and then the spacecraft minutes into the test flight.
Rogers Sugar strike taking some of the sweetness out of holiday season for bakers

Rogers Sugar strike taking some of the sweetness out of holiday season for bakers

A bitter strike at a Canadian Rogers Sugar refinery is taking some of the sweetness out of the holiday season for bakers and candy-makers.
Vigil planned for Northern Alberta woman missing since Oct. 5

Vigil planned for Northern Alberta woman missing since Oct. 5

Organizers hope candle-light event will help find 54-year-old Rose Simonelis of Plamondon.
Semi truck driver charged with drunk driving on Alberta highway

Semi truck driver charged with drunk driving on Alberta highway

A Saskatchewan truck driver has been charged with impaired driving after allegedly trying to reverse a semi-tractor trailer on an Alberta highway.
12 animals that have been observed adopting animals from other species

12 animals that have been observed adopting animals from other species

Stacker compiled 12 times wild animals have adopted others of a different species.
TikTok video prompts RCMP animal abuse investigation in Big Valley

TikTok video prompts RCMP animal abuse investigation in Big Valley

A trending video on TikTok that went viral over the weekend has prompted investigation by Stettler RCMP into alleged animal abuse.
B.C. child sex offender Randall Hopley arrested after turning himself in at VPD station

B.C. child sex offender Randall Hopley arrested after turning himself in at VPD station

He disappeared for 10 days before he showed up at a Vancouver police station
Libraries should be treated as "critical infrastructure" in rural communities, advocates say

Libraries should be treated as "critical infrastructure" in rural communities, advocates say

Libraries can be the heart of rural communities. They are a social gathering space and connecting link to services and programming, along with being a place to get the novel you need for book club.
Saskatchewan trucker dies in fatal semi pile-up on I-40 in Texas

Saskatchewan trucker dies in fatal semi pile-up on I-40 in Texas

The collision occurred at about 8:15 a.m. Nov. 12 in Wheeler County, Texas. 
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