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Girl power: New skate camp aims to give girls a space to thrive

Girl power: New skate camp aims to give girls a space to thrive

“Even though this is just a little program, I think that kind of confidence goes a long way throughout their life. When they feel confident and they can come somewhere and do what they want to do and empower other girls, that carries them through life so differently and it starts with one small thing.”
Baby crow bonds with Forest Lawn resident

Baby crow bonds with Forest Lawn resident

Ragnar often sat on John Russell’s shoulder as they went for morning walks together past Richard S. Fowler school.
Parched river, fish stocks no longer in peril thanks to local beavers

Parched river, fish stocks no longer in peril thanks to local beavers

They’re on a mission,” said biologist and wildlife control trapper Robert MacDonald. “Their job is to keep that water backed up and they don’t care what we think of that.”
It only takes a taste: Five need-to-know details before you hit Taste of Edmonton

It only takes a taste: Five need-to-know details before you hit Taste of Edmonton

Taste of Edmonton returns to downtown Edmonton with dozens of physically-distanced food stalls, trucks and plenty of hungry patrons.
Volunteers lend a hand at golf course clean-up

Volunteers lend a hand at golf course clean-up

More than 70 volunteers showed up to help Lac La Biche Golf Club staff remove debris after severe storm passed through the region
Ciao, Strathcona County

Ciao, Strathcona County

Italian Centre Shop opens its biggest store ever in Sherwood Park this week
Lake Louise a treasure in Alberta's back yard

Lake Louise a treasure in Alberta's back yard

If there was ever a time to enjoy a 'stay-cation', this year is it. At the normally crowded Lake Louise, a lack of international tourists means Canadian visitors can feel they have the place to themselves; a rarity for this world-renowned site.
Faith and Light about families, love

Faith and Light about families, love

Group for people with developmental disabilities and their families celebrates 40 years in St. Albert.
Five ways to enjoy Calgary Stampede

Five ways to enjoy Calgary Stampede

If you're Calgary-bound this week, take in the city's signature event: Calgary Stampede.
Missing the Greyhound way to travel? You're not alone.

Missing the Greyhound way to travel? You're not alone.

Riders and drivers remember the connections (and opportunities) provided by the Greyhound Bus. The longtime carrier ceased operations in western Canada in 2018, and in parts east earlier this year.