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Alberta to return all CannTrust products after Health Canada suspensions

Alberta to return all CannTrust products after Health Canada suspensions

VAUGHAN, Ont. — The Alberta government's cannabis wholesaler and online retailer is returning all products from CannTrust Holdings Inc. after Health Canada suspended the company's licences to produce and sell pot.

Body found after flames and smoke quickly extinguished at Edmonton home

EDMONTON — One person is dead after an overnight house fire in Edmonton. Firefighters responded when neighbours reported flames and heavy smoke coming from a two-storey home in a northeast neighbourhood shortly after 3 a.m.
13 seasons in, stars reflect on success of 'Heartland,' Canada's 'comfort food'

13 seasons in, stars reflect on success of 'Heartland,' Canada's 'comfort food'

HIGH RIVER, Alta. — Alberta-born actor Shaun Johnston had already had a lengthy career when he auditioned for the role of the grizzled and sage patriarch Jack Bartlett in CBC's family drama "Heartland," which debuted in October, 2007.
13 seasons in, stars reflect on success of 'Heartland,' Canada's 'comfort food'

13 seasons in, stars reflect on success of 'Heartland,' Canada's 'comfort food'

HIGH RIVER, Alta. — Alberta-born actor Shaun Johnston had already had a lengthy career when he auditioned for the role of the grizzled and sage patriarch Jack Bartlett in CBC's family drama "Heartland," which debuted in October, 2007.
Review board hears mass killer takes medication, should have trips into Edmonton

Review board hears mass killer takes medication, should have trips into Edmonton

EDMONTON — A review panel has reserved its decision on what privileges it may allow a man found not criminally responsible for killing five young people at a Calgary house party while suffering schizophrenic delusions.

Alberta RCMP say bomber used Tannerite in parkade blast, acted alone

SHERWOOD PARK, Alta. — The RCMP says it believes an explosive called Tannerite was used in a blast at a community centre parking garage east of Edmonton last November.
Suncor CEO says he's not counting on oil risk premium after Saudi attacks

Suncor CEO says he's not counting on oil risk premium after Saudi attacks

CALGARY — The CEO of Suncor Energy Inc. says his company isn't counting on higher cash flow despite analyst expectations of a "risk premium" on crude oil prices in the wake of last weekend's attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities.
Alberta spends $3M for 30 nurse practitioners for remote, specialized areas

Alberta spends $3M for 30 nurse practitioners for remote, specialized areas

EDMONTON — Alberta is hiring up to 30 new nurse practitioners to work in remote areas or places where it's difficult for patients to see a family doctor.
Court denies Canadian bobsled pilot Kaillie Humphries' request for injunction

Court denies Canadian bobsled pilot Kaillie Humphries' request for injunction

CALGARY — Bobsled's governing body in Canada still wants Kaillie Humphries to race for her country despite their acrimonious relationship that has spilled into court.
Gory murders, stabbings, kids slain: Killers found not criminally responsible

Gory murders, stabbings, kids slain: Killers found not criminally responsible

EDMONTON — A review board at Alberta Hospital in Edmonton is deciding whether a man who killed five young people at a house party in Calgary should be given some increased freedom.