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City of St. Albert, Catholic school board to review naming policy in wake of Kamloops discovery

City of St. Albert, Catholic school board to review naming policy in wake of Kamloops discovery

Coun. Natalie Joly said the city’s naming policy should be updated to reflect the city’s commitment to reconciliation, which could mean changing street and neighbourhood names such as Grandin. 
Group of large oilsands operators commit to become net-zero emitters by 2050

Group of large oilsands operators commit to become net-zero emitters by 2050

The companies also plan to pilot emerging carbon reduction technologies around oilsands operations, such as direct air capture, which uses a mechanical system to extract carbon dioxide out of the air.
Military's failure on sexual misconduct feels like 'existential threat': HR officer

Military's failure on sexual misconduct feels like 'existential threat': HR officer

The senior officer responsible for human resources in the Canadian Armed Forces says the military’s repeated failure to address sexual misconduct in the ranks over the years has led to what feels like an "existential threat" to the institution.
Federal targeting of Muslim charities by CRA amounts to prejudice: civil liberties coalition

Federal targeting of Muslim charities by CRA amounts to prejudice: civil liberties coalition

The report says that from 2008 to 2015, 75 per cent of the organizations whose charitable status was revoked following division audits were Muslim charities, and that at least another four have had their status pulled since then. Despite these revocations, not a single Muslim charitable organization, or individual associated with one, has been charged with a terrorist financing crime.
Exploding device at gender reveal party leads to wildfire in northern Alberta

Exploding device at gender reveal party leads to wildfire in northern Alberta

It's the third wildfire caused by an exploding target this season, but Travis Fairweather, a wildfire information officer, says not all were necessarily gender reveal parties.
Premier apologizes for violating COVID rules

Premier apologizes for violating COVID rules

MLA Jason Nixon photographed with premier, other cabinet ministers allegedly violating COVID-19 social gathering regulations
Lac La Biche County council and mayor speak out on Ontario killings

Lac La Biche County council and mayor speak out on Ontario killings

Mayor and council in one of Canada's largest per capital Muslim community condemn family's death
'Act of evil:' Thousands mourn victims of anti-Muslim attack in London, Ont.

'Act of evil:' Thousands mourn victims of anti-Muslim attack in London, Ont.

The crowd hushed for a moment of silence at 8.40 p.m., the time of Sunday's attack. Police said the family, out for their early evening stroll, was mown down when a man driving a black Dodge Ram smashed into them on a sidewalk as they waited to cross an intersection in the northwest end of London. The driver, investigators said, targeted the victims because of their Muslim faith. 
Province proposes equalization referendum question

Province proposes equalization referendum question

On Oct. 18 Albertans will be asked: Should the section of the Constitution that commits the Government of Canada to the principle of making equalization payments be removed?
Canada to receive 2.4 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine this week

Canada to receive 2.4 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine this week

The federal government says more than 60 per cent of Canadians have received at least one dose, and the number fully immunized with two shots is rising.