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"21.04.2017 18:21:50" edmontonsun.com Buyer wanted: Tiny Oregon town for sale for $3.5 million In the tiny, dying timber town of Tiller, the old cliche is true. If you blink, you might actually miss it. But these days, this dot on a map in southwestern Oregon is generating big-city buzz for an unlikely reason: Almost the entire town is for sale.
"21.04.2017 17:52:27" edmontonsun.com Ronda Rousey, Travis Browne engaged Forget the octagon, Ronda Rousey is buzzing about a ring after announcing her engagement to fellow MMA fighter Travis Browne. Rousey flashed the diamond and made the announcement in a paparazzi video shared by TMZ Sports.
"21.04.2017 17:02:32" edmontonsun.com Singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in car in Los Angeles Cuba Gooding Sr., who sang the 1972 hit “Everybody Plays the Fool,” has died. Coroner's Assistant Chief Ed Winter says the cause of death is under investigation
"21.04.2017 16:34:00" edmontonsun.com Pooch predicts 7-1 comeback for Oilers tonight against the Sharks Oilers fans are preparing for sweet revenge after the Game 4 massacre that ended with a 7-0 win for the San Jose Sharks. This time, Edmontonians... The Jack Russell terrier made the prediction Thursday on mats laid out with possible scores at the Edmonton Humane Society.
"21.04.2017 15:45:07" driving.ca Motor Mouth: Drunk-driving campaigns failing to deter women Women may still be in the minority when it comes to drinking and driving, but the incidence of their being charged with DUI offences is escalating driving.ca: "Women may still be in the minority when it comes to drinking and driving, but ... DUI charges are escalating. What's the cause for this surge?" #autos
"21.04.2017 15:44:04" edmontonsun.com GUNTER: Notley NDP should tread carefully with labour review When contemplating the NDP government's efforts to
make Alberta's labour laws more pro-union, consider
these two facts: Alberta has the lowest... GUNTER: That should that tell the Notley government that the marketplace has done more for workers' wages than union negotiators have.
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"21.04.2017 14:50:36" edmontonsun.com Sea of orange fills Churchill Square for Oilers rally prior to pivotal... For some Oilers fans, Game 4 against the San Jose
Sharks is like the 13th floor of an office tower. Relief.
That was the one constant word used by Oilers fans after Thursday night's overtime win over the San Jose Sharks.
"21.04.2017 14:01:02" edmontonsun.com No more Mr. Nice Trump: president goes after Canada on wood, dairy, lumber Ever since Donald Trump was elected last fall, Canada's government has been clinging to a strategy of low-drama, under-the-radar conversations... “We can't let Canada or anybody else take advantage and do what they did to our workers and to our farmers,” Trump said in the Oval Office.
"21.04.2017 13:55:28" Oilers take 3-2 series lead over San Jose on Desharnais overti...
"21.04.2017 13:14:07" Timeline Photos Good morning #yeg you didn't dream it the Oilers won last night! Air horn noise! http://www.edmontonsun.com/2017/04/21/oilers-take-3-2-series-lead-over-san-jose-on-desharnais-overtime-goal
"21.04.2017 06:41:14" edmontonsun.com Oilers take 3-2 series lead over San Jose on Desharnais overtime goal If the Edmonton Oilers were hoping to flush away the sour-smell of a 7-0 blowout in San Jose in Game 4 after, uh, not pissing a drop there, they did it at Rogers Place where there's been so many stories in the playoffs about the lines for toilets being The Oilers, who now lead the series 3-2, had sent it to overtime in a spectacular game with just less than three minutes left in the third.
"21.04.2017 05:00:00" edmontonsun.com Youth group calls for action from Edmonton Police Commission A group of youth issued a call to action Thursday for the Edmonton Police Commission in the hopes that more diverse voices, including those of young people, will be heard.“Young people have the solutions to community problems ... I hope that the Young people have the solutions to community problems ... I hope that the powers-that-be take a moment to listen and to take in what the youth are saying,” said Maigan van der Giessen, lead facilitator with the John Humphrey Centre for Peace and Human
"21.04.2017 04:30:00" edmontonsun.com Legalization not a celebration for all pot activists on 4/20 Marijuana could be legal in Canada next year, but whether what comes next will be better has users of the drug divided. While some 4/20 attendees were happy to see the drug become legal, others said the law won't make life better for cannabis users.
"21.04.2017 04:00:00" edmontonsun.com 'He has no voice,' says mother of man killed by White Boy Posse gang The family of a man who was killed by gang members in 2012 say that waiting more than four years for justice has been emotionally draining.“We're the voice of Bryan because he's dead. He has no voice,” said Marion Newman, speaking about her son outside an Joshua Dylan Petrin was convicted of manslaughter in the death of Bryan Gower. The case has been put over until May 19 to set a date for sentencing. It's Petrin's third homicide conviction. He received a life sentence and a 10-year sentence for two other
"21.04.2017 03:00:00" edmontonsun.com Judge blocks release of Prince EP — but one track is online A U.S. federal judge has blocked a sound engineer from releasing a five-song EP of unpublished music by Prince after the late superstar's estate objected — but one of the songs is still available online. George Ian Boxill worked with Prince on five tracks in 2006, and made at least one recording — called Deliverance — available Wednesday for online sales. Prince's estate and Paisley Park Enterprises sued to block it.
"21.04.2017 02:18:45" edmontonsun.com GUNTER: Notley NDP should tread carefully with labour review When contemplating the NDP government's efforts to make Alberta's labour laws more pro-union, consider these two facts: Alberta has the lowest rate of private- sector unionization in the country; just 10 per cent versus the national rate is 16 per cent. If the NDP really cared about working stiffs, it would do everything it can to get Alberta's economy pumping again – lower personal and corporate taxes, reverse its deluge of regulations, reduce government spending and borrowing, and generally get out of
"21.04.2017 00:45:26" edmontonsun.com Pooch predicts 7-1 comeback for Oilers tonight against the Sharks Oilers fans are preparing for sweet revenge after the Game 4 massacre that ended with a 7-0 win for the San Jose Sharks. This time, Edmontonians can watch the scoreboard rise in their favour and celebrate a 7-1 victory in Game 5. At least, that's what What's your prediction?
"20.04.2017 21:50:00" Timeline Photos Our Annual Rounds FORE Less Auction is ON NOW!!!
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"20.04.2017 19:50:15" edmontonsun.com Police hunt for high-risk offender on the lam again Edmonton police are once again searching for a violent offender who breached probation conditions one month after being arrested.Torrie Evan... Nepoose's criminal record includes manslaughter, assault and weapons convictions.
"20.04.2017 19:29:22" edmontonsun.com New figures show consumer spending down in Alberta While Canadian credit and debit card spending
was up for the first three months of the year, Albertans
bucked the trend by using their cards... The province's biggest drops were in clothing, entertainment and alcohol. The sole increase was a two-per-cent rise in restaurant spending.
"20.04.2017 18:45:10" driving.ca Motor Mouth: Hysteria over 'high driving' is all half-baked Marijuana, by most measures, is not in any way the scourge that alcohol is driving.ca's Motor Mouth thinks that maybe, just maybe, marijuana "isn't in any way the scourge that alcohol is." #autos
"20.04.2017 17:53:27" Edmonton Journal LIVE: At Churchill Square in downtown Edmonton for the Edmonton Oilers Orange Crush rally. Live at the Oilers rally.
"20.04.2017 16:56:20" edmontonsun.com Motorcyclist dies after morning collision with bus A motorcyclist died after colliding with a bus Thursday
morning, say city police. The male driver was pronounced dead on scene after the collision near 157 Avenue and 97 Street around 9 a.m.
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"20.04.2017 16:22:23" edmontonsun.com Alberta politics look to be getting a little rougher these days While the premier's away, the kids will play.Or one kid. Allegedly.Altario's own Rick Strankman, a Wildrose politician who often knows where the... "He came within six inches of Derek's face. It was within the span of your fingers. It was more than just inside your body space. It was seriously in your face.
"20.04.2017 15:45:10" driving.ca Shackleton descendant tackles Antarctica – in a Hyundai Santa Fe A century after his great-grandfather's fateful trip, Patrick Bergel becomes the first person to take a passenger car across the Antarctic driving.ca: It's as though anyone with Shackleton blood has a thirst for four-wheeled adventures – and a disregard for danger. #autos
"20.04.2017 15:42:13" edmontonsun.com Eskimos maintain direction during search for new GM The Edmonton Eskimos are without a key leader during the search for a new general manager, but they're not without direction. “No, everything has to be moving forward,” said Maas. “We were all given great direction from Ed in his tenure here, we all know the jobs we have to do. He's the one who hired all of us to do those jobs."
"20.04.2017 15:14:33" edmontonsun.com Gunter: Let's elevate the Valley LRT discussion Want to hear something funny? While discussing whether to spend $220 million to raise the upcoming Valley Line LRT through Bonnie Doon, the city's... As a taxpayer, I don't want council to spend the $220 million it would cost for “grade separation” – lifting the LRT over traffic. But then I also don't want them to spend $2 billion for the Valley Line itself.
"20.04.2017 14:46:21" National Post Music NEW VIDEO: Toronto rapper Abdominal dredges up some 'Dirt' in the National Post music Studio.
#npmusic #npsessions DJ Format
"20.04.2017 14:30:28" edmontonsun.com Edmonton police, activists plan for legal pot Edmonton's police chief says he doesn't expect a larger than usual 4/20 gathering Thursday as the city prepares for legal marijuana.“I imagine... The annual smoke-up at the Alberta legislature could be one of the last under existing marijuana laws, as the Trudeau government prepares to legalize the drug.
"20.04.2017 13:58:49" edmontonsun.com Will Smith eyeing Genie role in 'Aladdin' remake Will Smith is considering a magical new role as Genie in Guy Ritchie's live-action remake of Aladdin. The actor is reportedly in talks to portray the beloved character, voiced by the late Robin Williams in the 1992 animated Disney film.
"20.04.2017 13:37:11" edmontonsun.com Like the pain of childbirth 'every day': Excruciating rat lungworm... The clinical description of the symptoms of rat lungworm illness - The Hawaii State Department of Health confirmed two new cases Wednesday, bringing the total of confirmed cases to 11 this year in the state.
"20.04.2017 13:00:00" edmontonsun.com Dirty pizza boxes to ethanol: Enerkem facility up and running for commercial production by the summer, officials say Edmonton's garbage-to-fuel plant should finally start commercial ethanol production this summer, a company official said Wednesday. The product was recently given the lowest carbon intensity value yet issued by the B.C. government, meaning it can now be sold in that province's gas, as well as in Alberta, said Marie-Hélène Labrie, Enerkem's senior vice-president for government affairs
"20.04.2017 12:30:00" edmontonsun.com Legislature Speaker investigates after one MLA raises fist at another An apparent threatening motion made Tuesday by one politician to another inside the legislative building is being investigated by the Speaker.It all started after Calgary-Hawkwood NDP MLA Michael Connolly exchanged words with Strathmore-Brooks Wildrose It all started after Calgary-Hawkwood NDP MLA Michael Connolly exchanged words with Strathmore-Brooks Wildrose MLA Derek Fildebrandt as the two men left the chamber.
"20.04.2017 12:20:19" edmontonsun.com Series may be tied, but Oilers face major concerns for Game 5 It's a cliche, but a loss in the playoffs is a loss no matter if it's in second overtime or if you endure a butt-kicking. It might be time to put big forward Jujhar Khaira or the heart-and-soul Matt Hendricks into the game for their hitting ability in place of David Desharnais on the fourth line.
"20.04.2017 12:00:00" edmontonsun.com Edmonton Motorshow roars back into town Before the crowds flock to the 41st Edmonton Motorshow at the Edmonton Expo Centre starting Thursday, Sun reporter Juris Graney took a stroll around the showroom for a sneak peek at some of the biggest, baddest and most expensive rides at western Canada's Even though you are never going to be able to buy this beauty, the Buick Avista is considered by organizers this year's most expensive ride at the four-day automotive showcase.
"20.04.2017 05:00:00" edmontonsun.com Cam Tait: Open letter to Terry Jones The Edmonton Sun writer taught me how to be a columnist Remember “The Monday Line”? To start the week, your column was stripped along the bottom of the page and it was, always, a great way to start the week — whether you were covering a football game over the weekend or previewing a hockey game mid-week.
"20.04.2017 04:00:00" edmontonsun.com Jones: Hall of Fame nod long overdue Edmonton Grads It was in the late 1960s or early 1970s when Edmonton Journal sports editor Jack Deakin assigned the kid on staff to cover a reunion of the Edmonton Grads. The Grads were the first team in the history of the City of Champions to own the town, to put Edmonton on the map — and not just nationally but internationally.
"20.04.2017 03:27:44" edmontonsun.com Students turn cardboard boxes into bustling metropolis Students at Ellerslie Campus school transformed cardboard boxes Wednesday into a bustling metropolis using paint, glue and their imaginations.Kindergarten and Grade 1 students took part in the second annual Not a Box Day, working in teams to create their Kindergarten and Grade 1 students took part in the second annual Not a Box Day, working in teams to create their own city made from recycled cardboard boxes.
"20.04.2017 03:13:58" edmontonsun.com Former health employee's curiosity costs her $3,000 fine for privacy breaches A curious clerk who worked at a health centre north of Edmonton was fined $3,000 for accessing patient health information without authorization.An investigation found Deborah Nimco was prompted by curiosity to access the private information of many The investigation initially focused on 28 unauthorized accesses, but later reduced the number to 21 due to a two-year limitation under the Health Information Act.
"20.04.2017 00:18:49" edmontonsun.com Leon Draisaitl fined for spear on Chris Tierney Edmonton Oilers centre Leon Draisaitl escaped a suspension for his blatant spear to Chris Tierney's crotch Tuesday, getting a rap on the wrists instead. Leon Draisaitl escaped suspension but must pay a $2,569.44 fine.
"19.04.2017 19:36:36" National Post Music In the Studio: Winnipeg punk-rock duo
Mobina Galore performing 'Vancouver'
#npmusic #npsessions #punk
"19.04.2017 19:31:26" edmontonsun.com Another nearby planet found that may be just right for life Astronomers have found yet another planet that seems to have just the right combination to support life. This new, big, dense planet is rocky, like Earth, and has the right temperatures for water, putting it in the habitable zone for life, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal Nature.
"19.04.2017 19:01:06" edmontonsun.com Fox bosses decide to cut ties with Bill O'Reilly Bill O'Reilly has lost his job at Fox News Channel following reports that five women had been paid millions of dollars to keep quiet about harassment allegations. Bill O'Reilly gets the boot.
"19.04.2017 18:30:23" edmontonsun.com Check when Edmonton street sweepers will get to you Edmonton's street sweepers have started cleaning local
neighbourhoods one by one, aiming to have all streets
cleaned by June 1. City officials ask residents to remove their vehicles from the street when crews come through.
"19.04.2017 17:43:39" edmontonsun.com More Canadians cutting the cord; TV subscriptions to drop by 247,000,... A new report says the number of Canadians cutting the cord on their TV services is expected to increase this year. The report estimates 3.8 million households or 26% did not have traditional TV services at home last year and projects that will rise to 4.18 million or 28.4% this year.
"19.04.2017 16:53:35" edmontonsun.com Terry Jones: Blowout loss to San Jose Sharks could prove another big... Lessons can be learned overnight or over time. The Edmonton Oilers have now put themselves on the hot seat to learn now or learn later. Some people... You can dig back in the history books all you want, but in 255½ Stanley Cup playoff games, that was — singularly and spectacularly — the worst loss in Edmonton Oilers post-season history.
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"19.04.2017 16:15:09" driving.ca Your Corner Wrench: Are 'seasonal specials' all the maintenance your... Knowing what's included and what's not (especially the latter) can help you get the most for your auto maintenance dollars driving.ca: Before you spring for that spring maintenance special, know what will (and won't) be done to your car. #autos
"19.04.2017 16:11:13" edmontonsun.com NDP aims to ensure local workers hired before temporary foreign workers As Alberta's economy slowly turns the corner and
shows the first signs of growth, the province is hoping
to offer local workers a helping hand. For example, if a business applies for temporary foreign workers who specialize in carpentry, the application may be denied if there are Albertan carpenters looking for work.
"19.04.2017 16:01:10" edmontonsun.com Edmonton Oilers fans invited to flood downtown for playoff rally Downtown Edmonton is about to get a little more
orange prior to Thursday's home game. Between 12 p.m. and 1 p.m., fans in Churchill Square will get the chance to rally and win one of five pairs of tickets to Thursday's game.
"19.04.2017 15:27:11" edmontonsun.com Edmonton Catholic school board backs mandatory vaccines; sex-ed reform... An Edmonton Catholic school trustee succeeded in a bid Tuesday to have her colleagues endorse mandatory vaccinations for Alberta students, but fell... Trustee Marilyn Bergstra introduced a motion at Tuesday's board meeting calling on it to lobby the province on mandatory vaccinations for students in the public education system.
"19.04.2017 14:40:12" edmontonsun.com Canadian dairy farmers 'very unfair' to U.S. counterparts: Trump President Donald Trump singled Canada out by name Tuesday as he put dairy farmers north of the border on notice that they are in America's... Canada has decided to impose import taxes on ultra-filtered milk, a protein liquid concentrate used to make cheese. It had been duty-free but Canada changed course after milk producers there complained.
"19.04.2017 14:35:20" edmontonsun.com 'Congrats, you survived the Boston Marathon'; Adidas sorry for marketing... Adidas has apologized for sending out a marketing email praising customers it said “survived” this year's Boston Marathon. On social media, customers quickly reminded the company about the real survivors of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.
"19.04.2017 14:05:05" edmontonsun.com The federal government will make millions in GST off Alberta's carbon... OTTAWA — The federal government stands to raise as much as $280 million in revenue off provincial carbon taxes in Alberta and B.C. in the next... Both Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Environment Minister Catherine McKenna have long insisted Ottawa would collect no revenue from the carbon price the federal government is requiring the provinces and territories impose by 2018.
"19.04.2017 13:40:58" edmontonsun.com Edmonton debates new limits on local pawn shops Edmonton could limit how close new pawn shops could be located to existing ones under a new rule being debated at City Hall Wednesday morning. Edmonton could prevent clusters of pawn shops by limiting how close one pawn shop can be to another.
"19.04.2017 13:17:28" edmontonsun.com Barnes: Oilers kicked around by Sharks, series tied SAN JOSE - There is no such thing as momentum to be had outside the sealed unit that is each game in a National Hockey League playoff series. "Tonight was a big lesson," said head coach Todd McLellan. "That just proves to our group that teams can take it to another level, that momentum right off the bat is real important, that undisciplined play eventually catches up with you.
"19.04.2017 13:00:31" edmontonsun.com United CEO says no one will be fired for dragging incident The CEO of United Airlines says no one will be fired over the dragging of a man off a plane — including himself. Company executives said it's too soon to know if the incident is hurting ticket sales.
"19.04.2017 12:43:31" edmontonsun.com Ex-New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez commits suicide in prison cell Ex-New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez, 27, was found dead in prison Wednesday morning, according to the New York Daily News. Hernandez was in a single cell in a general population housing unit in the maximum security state prison. He hanged himself using a bed sheet that he attached to a cell window.
"19.04.2017 12:26:00" edmontonsun.com Editorial: Energy Efficiency Alberta money isn't free — it's your money It seems hard in some ways to fault a government for looking to put some money back in our pocket. The goal is twofold for the NDP: Get more people to upgrade their homes, thereby using less carbon to heat said homes, and to give the economy a little kick.
"19.04.2017 05:05:19" edmontonsun.com Oilers ripped apart by Sharks, series tied 2-2 Oilers lose big in San Jose. Edmonton Oilers lose to San Jose Sharks in 7-0 shut out, Sharks head back to Edmonton after tying up series 2-2
"19.04.2017 01:59:00" edmontonsun.com Barnes: Shining light on dark side of playoffs SAN JOSE - It's playoff time in the National Hockey League, and the game, and games within the game start here at 7 p.m. local. "The lights and nets don't go on until the exact moment at which the Oilers skates are scheduled to start. That's unusual."
"19.04.2017 01:13:57" edmontonsun.com Giant corpse flower set to bloom ahead of schedule at Muttart Conservatory One of Edmonton's stinkiest attractions, Putrella the corpse flower, is set to bloom again. Putrella — a Titan arum, otherwise known as a giant corpse flower for its distinctive smell, sometimes compared to that of a rotting corpse — is expected to bloom within the next two weeks.
"19.04.2017 00:04:55" edmontonsun.com New tradespeople needed to avert shortage, Alberta apprenticeship board chair says The province could face shortages of skilled tradespeople if organizations don't do more to attract young people into the field, the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board chair says. "I certainly do see this as a concern. We experienced in the last busy (economic) time a rush for needed skilled tradespeople."
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"18.04.2017 20:59:09" edmontonsun.com Underground water pipe bursts, flooding west-end Islamic centre and businesses Members of a west Edmonton mosque are scrambling to find temporary new space after a broken underground water pipe filled their facility with up to a metre of muck. "The whole building was like a swimming pool … A lot of dirt and mud."
"18.04.2017 19:39:50" edmontonsun.com Homicide charge laid after Fort McMurray man dies in Edmonton hospital A second-degree murder charge has been laid after a
man assaulted in Fort McMurray later died in an
Edmonton hospital. Wood Buffalo RCMP on Monday arrested a 26-year-old man for the killing of Mark Wiley, 33, who was the victim of an April 7 aggravated assault in downtown Fort McMurray that resulted in his April 12 death in an Edmonton hospital.
"18.04.2017 19:04:47" edmontonsun.com 'Guardians of the Galaxy 2' will have 5 post-credits scenes James Gunn is sending out his social-media missives in recent days as deftly as he deploys Star-Lord, Gamora and Groot. The director said on Twitter that there are five -- count 'em, five -- "post-credits" scenes bundled with his new movie, abundant even for a Marvel film.
"18.04.2017 18:31:41" edmontonsun.com New energy efficiency rebate program gives cash back for home improvements Energy efficiency upgrades to your home just got a
little bit cheaper in Alberta. The dollar value on the rebate depends on which upgrade homeowners choose and how much it costs. The maximum rebate is $3,500 for insulation and that money will be delivered directly to the homeowner.
"18.04.2017 18:03:01" edmontonsun.com Edmonton votes down $220-million plan to raise Valley Line LRT in Bonnie... Council balked at a $220-million plan to raise LRT
through the Bonnie Doon neighbourhood Tuesday,
saying the payoff just isn't worth the cost. City officials said raising the Valley Line LRT above several congested Bonnie Doon-area intersections would add between $125 million and $220 million to the total construction bill.
"18.04.2017 17:19:40" edmontonsun.com Son charged after woman found slain Easter Monday in northeast Edmonton home Homicide detectives have charged a 30-year-old man with second-degree murder and possession of a dangerous weapon after his mother was found slain Easter Monday in the northeast Edmonton home they shared. An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday but on Tuesday morning, police announced homicide charges in connection to the case, Edmonton's 14th homicide of the year.
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"18.04.2017 16:23:38" edmontonsun.com Terry Jones: Edmonton Oilers anthem singer scales new heights of... A week ago, Robert Clark was just another lower case anthem signer with no real profile, visibility or status. Suddenly, he's on his way to being... “It's crazy. My visibility has gone way, way, way up. It's skyrocketed. And it's all in a good way. It's fun to be this person who sings in the crowd and has them so involved in it.”
"18.04.2017 16:15:09" driving.ca In the eyes of the law, where's the breathalyzer for drugs? Just because a drug is legal, doesn't mean you will avoid a charge if you are under impairment from it driving.ca: If we can't get our game together on alcohol, what's going to happen when we add legalized marijuana to the mix? #autos
"18.04.2017 15:47:32" The Edmonton Sun's cover photo A fan's truck, complete with oil derrick and hanging shark, are seen in the parking lot as they watch the Edmonton Oilers play the San Jose Sharks during the Oilers Orange Crush Road Game Watch Party at Rogers Place in Edmonton on Sunday, April 16, 2017.
"18.04.2017 15:32:51" edmontonsun.com French police thwart imminent 'terror attack' days before election PARIS — French police thwarted an imminent “terror attack,” arresting two suspected radicals Tuesday in the southern port city of Marseille, the... The men, both French, one born in 1987 and the other in 1993, are “suspected of wanting to commit, in an imminent way, a violent action on the eve of the French presidential election,” the minister said.
"18.04.2017 15:03:41" edmontonsun.com Giant sea scorpions were the original sea monsters, say University of... Scientists at the University of Alberta are floating a hypothesis that the original Sea scorpions — properly named eurypterids — were predators haunting primordial seas 430 million years ago. Relatives of modern scorpions and horseshoe crabs, sea scorpions had thin, flexible bodies and could grow up to three metres in length.
"18.04.2017 14:32:37" edmontonsun.com 'Nice guy' Steve Stephens, man suspected of killing elderly man on... CLEVELAND — The suspect in the random killing of a retiree posted on Facebook made his living mentoring teens in Cleveland, but his life appeared... Rambling videos he shared showed his despair, saying he was out of options and wanted to kill as many innocent people as he could.
"18.04.2017 14:08:39" edmontonsun.com Editorial: Time to up Canada's defence spending The world is becoming a more dangerous place. Canada will decide, case by case, which fights we will join the U.S. in prosecuting.
But if our defence spending continues to erode, we won't be in shape to join any fight.
"18.04.2017 13:42:57" edmontonsun.com Easter Sunday surprise: Homeowner finds 9-foot alligator on porch in... It wasn't the Easter bunny that startled a South Carolina homeowner and his family. It wasn't even a burglar. The family says the alligator climbed a back stairwell to the porch, crunched through the aluminum screen door and nestled between a sofa and a swinging bench.
"18.04.2017 13:16:18" edmontonsun.com Ardent Mills flour recall expanded More than a baker's dozen of flour products have been pulled from grocery store shelves. The release seems to suggest that because there is no heat process used to cure the wheat, it remains possible that E. coli O121 can still be harboured in the product until it is cooked.
"18.04.2017 12:53:57" edmontonsun.com Trudeau needs to act now on Canada's border crisis The crisis at Canada's southern border is getting worse, and it's time for the Trudeau government to take action over the sudden and significant... Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has, thus far, not done anything to stop the flow of illegal crossings. But he can no longer ignore the problem.
"18.04.2017 12:35:23" edmontonsun.com Barnes: Cam Talbot having the time of his life SAN JOSE - Personable and professional to the core, Cam Talbot said this has been the best year of his life, both personally and professionally. Fatherhood at age 29 has been good for Talbot. There is perspective to be gained, lives to be enriched. He isn't all hockey, all the time.
"18.04.2017 12:16:38" edmontonsun.com First-quarter house prices flat in Edmonton, soar in Ontario Economic insecurity has kept Edmonton's housing
market flat, according to a Royal LePage house price
survey released Tuesday. The average price of a home in Edmonton in the first quarter of 2017 hovered at $381,733, up 0.3 per cent over the same period last year.
"18.04.2017 12:03:00" edmontonsun.com Sharks struggling to break through Oilers defensive wall SAN JOSE — Poor Martin Jones. The Sharks will be the first to tell you that Edmonton is doing a masterful job of shutting them down, taking away the time and space and limiting second chances to virtually zero.
"18.04.2017 03:12:19" edmontonsun.com Oilers culture change paying off in post-season wins SAN JOSE — They once said the most important goal in Edmonton Oilers history was the one Kevin McClelland scored in a 1-0 playoff win over the Islanders in the 1984 Cup final. "The Oilers are winning on the strength of defence, poise, patience, system play, puck battles and goaltending. In short, they are winning by doing the EXACT OPPOSITE of everything they've done in the previous 10 years."
"18.04.2017 02:00:00" edmontonsun.com Edmonton-based chopper squadron departs for Iraq About 60 members of Edmonton-based 408 Squadron shipped out Monday for a deployment in northern Iraq. The Canadians will be joining Operation Impact, Canada's effort against the Islamic State (also known as ISIS or Daesh). About 830 Canadian military personnel are taking part, based in both Iraq and Kuwait.
"18.04.2017 01:40:31" National Post Music Watch Canadian band Moist perform an acoustic version of 'Push' https://youtu.be/Uu_VOsk78tw
"18.04.2017 00:23:29" edmontonsun.com 'It's about you, your kids, the future': Highway engineers start controversial task of picking route for northeast bridge Highway engineers are starting work to finally pin down the location of a controversial northeast bridge over the North Saskatchewan River. "This isn't about me; this is about land preservation for future generations."
"17.04.2017 22:20:00" Timeline Photos Our Annual Rounds Fore Less auction is ON NOW until April 21!
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"17.04.2017 22:16:28" edmontonsun.com Firefighters cut paths through ice to shore to save Alberta horses GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. — Horses that were struggling after falling through thin ice in northwestern Alberta were saved by rescuers who cut paths to the shore with chainsaws. "They were able to cut pathways in the ice to get the horses out to the shoreline. And then they used some specialized rigging such as slings to assist the horses out and onto the shore."
"17.04.2017 19:39:13" edmontonsun.com Towering iceberg off Newfoundland causes traffic jam as onlookers flock... FERRYLAND, N.L. — A towering iceberg stationed off Newfoundland's east coast is drawing dozens of people to the small shoreline community sitting... The massive iceberg has become a star attraction in Ferryland, where cars were backed up bumper to bumper Sunday as curious onlookers tried to get a glimpse of it.
"17.04.2017 19:02:56" edmontonsun.com Trudeau's pot law makes it open season on all drivers Irony, hypocrisy and cops. Nothing good can come from this trio when all three are put in play. A cop sticks head into your car, smells nothing, observes no glassy eyes, hears no slurred speech, and yet still demands you step out of your car to take a roadside breath test?
"17.04.2017 18:40:44" Timeline Photos Our annual ROUNDS FORE LESS Auction is ON NOW.
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"17.04.2017 18:12:40" edmontonsun.com Terry Jones: Zack Kassian channelling 2006 Oilers hero Fernando Pisani... It's been a long time since Fernando Pisani was a Stanley Cup playoff hero. But the great thing about having once been one is that you keep getting... “The nice thing about when the playoffs start is that it's just a clean slate, and for me, it was timing," said Pisani. "Everything clicked with my line mates, Raffi Torres and Michael Peca. Everything I seemed to shoot was going in."
"17.04.2017 17:47:04" edmontonsun.com North Korea now a problem for Canada too Over the weekend, North Korea signalled
to the world that they may be in
possession of missiles capable of
striking the United States and, in... While different ICBMs have different ranges, most of the models on the market can travel from North Korea to major cities including Washington, D.C., New York City, Ottawa and Toronto.
"17.04.2017 17:19:54" edmontonsun.com Oilers fans encouraged to pack Rogers Place for Game 4 Oilers fans looking for the closest thing to seeing their team in San Jose on Tuesday can get a live experience in Edmonton for $5. Tickets went on sale at 11 a.m. on Monday at edmontonoilers.com and proceeds will go to the Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation.
"17.04.2017 16:37:20" edmontonsun.com Steve Stephens 'could be anywhere': Manhunt expanded for suspect in... Authorities in several states were on the lookout Monday for a man police say shot a Cleveland retiree collecting aluminum cans and then posted... Investigators said that Godwin was the only victim so far linked to Stephens, despite the suspect's claim in a separate video on Facebook that he killed over a dozen people.
"17.04.2017 16:15:09" driving.ca Motor Mouth: Hot real estate market drying up gas stations Measuring profit in pennies can't compete with downtown land worth millions of dollars driving.ca: Having trouble finding gas stations lately? It isn't just you. #autos
"17.04.2017 16:04:42" edmontonsun.com Dozens still missing, 29 dead in Sri Lankan garbage collapse Rescuers on Monday were digging through heaps of mud and trash that collapsed onto a clutch of homes near a garbage dump outside Sri Lanka's... Homes now lay in piles of collapsed concrete walls encased in a wall of mud up to 8 metres (25 feet) high and mixed with plastic bags, broken glass and other trash.
"17.04.2017 15:32:14" edmontonsun.com Police probe death of woman at northeast Edmonton home City police are investigating the suspicious death of a
53-year-old woman at a home in northeast Edmonton. Upon arrival, members found the woman dead and homicide detectives have now taken over the investigation.
"17.04.2017 15:04:32" edmontonsun.com Ohio supply teacher admits to sex with teen student after hosting... A substitute teacher in Ohio faces up to five years behind bars after bedding a student her husband boozed up at their Pandora home. Jessica Storer, 28, pleaded guilty to sexual battery after admitting to having sex with an 18-year-old male student after partying it up with a group of kids they hosted last November.
"17.04.2017 14:33:59" edmontonsun.com Terry Jones: Fans flock to Rogers Place for Oilers' watch party Brett Kissel didn't sing Star Spangled Banner. Bars throughout the city have been packed with fans wearing orange and several even reported all their customers stood and sang O Canada at full volume along with mic-raising anthem singer Clark on the telecast.
"17.04.2017 14:17:21" edmontonsun.com U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence warns North Korea 'era of strategic... PANMUNJOM, Korea, Republic Of — In a trip full of Cold War symbolism, U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence travelled to the tense zone dividing North and... "We want to see North Korea abandon its reckless path of the development of nuclear weapons, and also its continual use and testing of ballistic missiles is unacceptable.”
"17.04.2017 13:52:47" edmontonsun.com Labour review looks to modernize Alberta workplace rules not updated... Labour Minister Christina Gray has cast her eyes across
the country and found Alberta falling far behind other
provinces on workplace rules. Unlike just about every province in the country, Albertans have no assurance that they won't be fired for being sick.
"17.04.2017 13:21:56" Easter assault WATCH: Two men are facing a total of 65 charges including attempted murder after a violent Easter weekend attack.
Read More: http://www.edmontonsun.com/2017/04/16/attempted-murder-charge-laid-following-southwest-assault
"17.04.2017 13:00:00" edmontonsun.com Local pros clamoring over Callaway's Epic driver Countdown: Six. Five. FORE! “Easily the most talked about piece of equipment thus far in 2017 is the Callaway Epic driver,” concurred Trevor Goplin, head pro at The Derrick.
"17.04.2017 12:45:48" edmontonsun.com Alleged Facebook killer Steve Stephens the latest accused in series of... On Sunday morning, before he gained an unwanted fame on Facebook as a homicide victim, Robert Godwin, 74, visited his son, Robert Godwin Sr. He was chosen on a whim, by a man looking for attention, or trying to send a sick message to someone else, and perhaps to the world.
"17.04.2017 12:24:42" Oilers Orange Crush Road Game Watch Party WATCH: Fans with families speak about watching the Edmonton Oilers play the San Jose Sharks during the Oilers Orange Crush Road Game Watch Party at Rogers Place in Edmonton.
"17.04.2017 12:18:16" edmontonsun.com Attempted murder charge laid following southwest assault Sixty-five charges, including attempted murder, have been laid against two suspects following an assault in a west Edmonton residence that sent a... "It was a bang-bang situation where police walked through the door and the two accused were coming out of the elevator at the same time."
"17.04.2017 12:00:00" edmontonsun.com Rogers Place shows Oilers game on the score board at Orange Crush Watch Party The Edmonton Oilers may not have been at Rogers Place on Sunday against the San Jose Sharks, but that didn't stop more than 10,000 fans from packing into the arena to watch the game. The $5 ticket price donated to charity helped, especially for families who otherwise might be priced out of the admission cost to home playoff games.
"17.04.2017 12:00:00" edmontonsun.com Sports offer escape from daily worry Maybe it's a simple product of my increasing years, but it seems interesting questions are being presented more often than ever. A recent example from a new acquaintance who asked how anybody can possibly care about sports at a time like this?
"17.04.2017 04:58:18" edmontonsun.com Kassian cashes in again as Oilers take 2-1 series lead over Sharks SAN JOSE — If you're wondering what a cross between Raffi Torres and Fernando Pisani might look like, consider a gap-tooted guy with porkchop sideburns and a big Shark-eating grin. Cam Talbot posted his second shutout in as many games.
"17.04.2017 03:47:50" edmontonsun.com Pair of Sharks defencemen happy to clash with Connor McDavid SAN JOSE — Prior to Game 3, Peter DeBoer figured the San Jose Sharks and Edmonton Oilers had taken turns imposing their trademark game on one another. The Sharks played a patient brand of keepaway for their head coach in Game 1. The Oilers burned San Jose with speed and physicality in Game 2.
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"16.04.2017 23:27:14" edmontonsun.com Attempted murder charge laid following southwest assault A 34-year-old man is Police say the victim is "fighting for his life" after being assaulted in a residence near 173 Street and 69 Avenue at about 2 p.m. on Saturday.
"16.04.2017 22:03:26" edmontonsun.com Edmonton poetry festival chases new horizons Verse aficionados are descending on Edmonton for an
annual poetry festival with performances expected
from award-winning artists to burgeoning... "The poetry is looking to the horizon, and being a witness to the cultural and political shifts we've seen in the past year."
"16.04.2017 21:49:20" edmontonsun.com Game 3 preview: Edmonton Oilers vs. San Jose Sharks Edmonton Oilers at San Jose Sharks, Game 3 of
Western Conference quarterfinal, 8 p.m. at the SAP
Center, TV: Sportsnet, radio: 630 CHED Joe Thornton watch continues after Jumbo missed Game 1-2 with a knee injury. Sharks could sure use him on the power play that not only fired blanks but gave up both Oilers goals while they were playing shorthanded.
"16.04.2017 21:08:35" edmontonsun.com Canadian men make history, down U.S. Eagles to win Singapore rugby sevens Canada made men's rugby sevens history Sunday, winning a Cup final on the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series for the first time. The Canadians did it the hard way at the Singapore Sevens, defeating No. 4 New Zealand 26-14 and No. 3 England 17-5 before dispatching the fifth-ranked U.S. Eagles 26-19 in the final.
"16.04.2017 20:17:46" edmontonsun.com Jones: Kassian reflects on a special night the morning after It was the morning after the night before but not in the head-pounding, red-eyed, dry-mouthed way Zack Adam Kassian had experienced it in his... After the game it's hard not to notice 18,000-plus people standing screaming “Kassian! Kassian! Kassian!”
"16.04.2017 19:46:17" edmontonsun.com Keep it moving, Oilers' fans: City implements 'no stopping' zones Game night traffic has prompted the City of Edmonton
to implement Vehicles that break the ban will be ticketed or towed away.
"16.04.2017 19:02:35" edmontonsun.com Barnes: At home on the road, Oilers roll into San Jose SAN JOSE - It's a mindset that defies geography and shuts out vitriol, even at playoff time when home ice is a more coveted advantage and crowd... There is a gang mentality to their aggression now, and that's a far cry from the days when a designated hitter would have precious little backing and would quickly lose the zest for such a lonely job.
"16.04.2017 18:27:56" edmontonsun.com United broke its contract with frequent fliers Most of the coverage of the United Airlines bumping debacle assumes something like, It's always a bad idea to rely on the contractual fine print when the contract is in reality based on mutual trust. And it's a really bad idea to read the fine print wrong, as United seems to have done.
"16.04.2017 17:35:36" edmontonsun.com 'The election is over!'; Donald Trump wants to know who paid for rallies... U.S. President Donald Trump says “someone should look into who paid” for the rallies around the country Saturday that urged him to release his tax... Trump was the first major-party nominee in more than 40 years not to release his returns and he reneged on a campaign commitment to release them. He said they were being audited.
"16.04.2017 16:45:54" edmontonsun.com STARS lottery win 'a life changer' for retired firefighter who lost son... Don Cook, who retired after 34 years of fighting fires, has always played in the STARS lottery. Cook was taking a care package to a young man who is an inpatient at Edmonton's Cross Cancer Institute when he got the phone call that he had won.
"16.04.2017 16:12:09" edmontonsun.com Oilers fans head to San Jose for Game 3 While Oilers fans are flocking to Rogers Place for the playoffs, some are going the distance and making the trek to San Jose. “I was looking for tickets for Game 1 at home here but it was cheaper to fly down for Games 3 and 4 then tickets to Game 1,” Toronchuk said.
"16.04.2017 15:23:06" edmontonsun.com North Korean missile explodes during launch South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff says that North Korea has attempted to launch a missile from an eastern coastal city, but the launch appeared... The North's test firing can be seen as a message of defiance to the Trump administration in Washington, coming as it does on the day U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence is set to arrive in Seoul for talks on North Korea.
"16.04.2017 14:32:08" edmontonsun.com Gun crime spike 'quite concerning', Edmonton Police say Edmonton cops are running into more guns on city streets, a troubling trend police officials and observers attribute to a spike in gun thefts and... "Our members ... are always apprehensive about the amount of weapons and guns that are out there."
"16.04.2017 03:29:32" Sweet Treat at Fort Edmonton Park Sweet Treat was held at Fort Edmonton Park in Edmonton, Alberta on Saturday, April 15, 2017. The event features fun spring activities such as a scavenger hunt, meet and greet with the Easter Bunny, crafts and truffle sampling.
"16.04.2017 02:42:46" edmontonsun.com Tait: A personal story of gratitude on Easter Lee Bertsch answered my question on a mid-Saturday afternoon in September of 2013 quickly and convincingly. I starting attending Zion and wanted to make a more profound commitment to Christ.
"16.04.2017 01:36:11" edmontonsun.com Violent snowflakes make conservatives on campus unsafe Springtime may be in bloom, but snowflakes never go out of season at America's most prestigious colleges and universities. The mere presence of a public official whose policy positions veer from acceptable left-wing norms is a public safety hazard.
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"15.04.2017 23:00:00" edmontonsun.com Arrests in Berkeley after violence at anti-Trump rally Police say at least four people have been arrested after violence broke out Saturday between groups of supporters and detractors of U.S. President Donald Trump holding rallies in downtown Berkeley. Police put in a makeshift barrier of plastic orange poles and orange fence mesh to separate both sides, but that quickly came down as demonstrators started punching and kicking each other, while pepper spray and firecrackers were thrown to the crowd.
"15.04.2017 22:32:55" edmontonsun.com Shawn Beaver sued by Law Society of Alberta for misused client money The Alberta Law Society is suing disbarred lawyer Shawn Beaver to recover money he lost through misuse of client trust accounts.The society is seeking a judgement to compel Beaver to pay over $400,000 to cover trust safety insurance payments made to Beaver was stripped of his licence to practise law in February after a disciplinary hearing found he had misappropriated money that clients had entrusted to him.
"15.04.2017 17:05:53" edmontonsun.com Nude model, photographer arrested at Pa. strip mall: Cops Talk about naked ambition.
"15.04.2017 06:21:53" Oilers beat the Sharks 2-0
"15.04.2017 05:59:12" edmontonsun.com Edmonton Oilers shut out Sharks with pair of shorthanded goals The Edmonton Oilers look like they're starting to get the hang of this playoff thing. The Oilers showed San Jose that they can turn their game up a notch, too. http://www.edmontonsun.com/2017/04/15/edmonton-oilers-shut-out-sharks-with-pair-of-shorthanded-goals
"15.04.2017 02:16:45" edmontonsun.com Way of the Cross draws hundreds to Edmonton's inner city on Good Friday More than 200 people braved snow flurries and cold weather on Good Friday to walk through Edmonton's downtown core in an annual Christian... “I am always just amazed that in weather like this people come … to be part of this event,” said Way of the Cross organizer Linda Winski.
"15.04.2017 00:41:46" edmontonsun.com Terry Jones: Edmonton Oilers say Game 1 failures in loss to San Jose... One game is a small sample size.But Game 1 was a failing, and in some cases flailing, evaluation on several individuals.Fans aren't likely to be... But Game 1 was a failing, and in some cases flailing, evaluation on several individuals.
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"14.04.2017 16:06:11" edmontonsun.com Terry Jones: Edmonton Oilers say Game 1 failures in loss to San Jose Sharks 'all things we can fix' One game is a small sample size.But Game 1 was a failing, and in some cases flailing, evaluation on several individuals.Fans aren't likely to be all the conscious of it during the excruciating and ecstatic ebbs and flow of a Stanley Cup playoff game, but Game 1 was a failing, and in some cases flailing, evaluation on several individuals.
"14.04.2017 14:00:00" edmontonsun.com Bon Accord farm hosting Easter festival Bon Accord — Three-day-old twin goats wander clumsily inside a pen, thrilling visiting children who are charged with naming the adorable farm additions. Ahead of the Easter festivities, a group of girls toured the various farm stations Thursday.
"14.04.2017 13:00:00" edmontonsun.com ALERT charges two in fentanyl probe About $50,000 worth of fentanyl, along with other drugs and a shotgun, were seized after a joint investigation by the Alberta Law Enforcement Response Teams in Edmonton and a Saskatchewan police task force. “In terms of quantities, it's certainly not the biggest pill count bust we've ever seen,” ALERT spokesman Mike Tucker said Thursday, adding the investigation ran just one month. “We really prioritized public health and public safety. We shut it down as
"14.04.2017 12:00:00" edmontonsun.com Survey says: More math, less Shakespeare Out, damned Bard. In the two-part survey posted online last October, respondents said they wanted an increased focus on basic math and literacy skills, more emphasis on financial literacy in earlier grades, and better preparation for careers and college and university.
"14.04.2017 04:00:00" edmontonsun.com Mother, sister make emotional plea for answers in cold case killing of Kelly Thompson As Kelly Thompson's family gathers for Easter dinner, there will be one less smiling face at their table. Thompson, 34, was beaten to death in the street by a handful of still-unidentified suspects on April 14, 2016, near 137 Street and 115 Avenue.
"14.04.2017 04:00:00" edmontonsun.com Rising STI rates prompt call for better sex ed from Catholic school trustee Rising rates of sexually transmitted infections in Alberta are prompting a Catholic school trustee to push for more comprehensive sex education in schools. “This isn't about promoting promiscuity," Bergstra said in an interview Thursday. "This is about teaching students how their body works, what are the risks out there, how do you protect yourself from those risks, what is consent? All of these issues that
"14.04.2017 03:00:00" edmontonsun.com Edmonton murder suspect filing Charter challenge An Edmonton murder suspect who eluded arrest for years by living under an alias in British Columbia plans to file a Charter challenge over evidence he says is missing from his trial. He was on the lam until March 2016, when police discovered him living in Chase, B.C., under the alias "Bob Stenton," advertising his handyman services in the local newspaper as "Bob the Builder."
"14.04.2017 02:33:27" edmontonsun.com Legalization of marijuana will cost the province, Premier says It's going to be challenging to get the province ready for the federal government's deadline of July 1, 2018, for legalized marijuana in the country, says Premier Rachel Notley. “Our government is focused on protecting kids, protecting health, protecting safety in our workplaces and highways, and doing so in a cost-effective way,” said Notley.
"14.04.2017 00:50:19" edmontonsun.com Urine-soaked woman, 75, detained in Denny's parking lot over sale of moon rock fragment For nearly two hours on May 19, 2011, Joann Davis stood in the parking lot of a California Denny's restaurant in pants soaked in urine answering questions from a federal agent about a rice-sized piece of moon rock she wanted to sell to help pay for her Marshall also said there was no evidence that Davis or her husband legally acquired or possessed the moon rock. Marshall said Davis told a confidential informant retained by NASA that she knew of other people who had gotten in trouble for possessing lunar
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"13.04.2017 22:23:41" edmontonsun.com Edmonton man facing drug, firearm charges after joint Alberta, Saskatchwan police probe About $50,000 worth of fentanyl along with other drugs and a shotgun were seized after a joint investigation by the Alberta Law Enforcement Response Team in Edmonton and the Combined Forces Special Forces Unit in Saskatchewan.The month-long investigation The month-long investigation targeted an Edmonton man, arrested April 7, suspected of supplying fentanyl inter-provincially. At the time of the arrest, investigators intercepted a shipment of fentanyl bound for Regina.
"13.04.2017 21:30:08" driving.ca Motor Mouth: Hot real estate market drying up gas stations Measuring profit in pennies can't compete with downtown land worth millions of dollars driving.ca Live in a larger city? You might see fewer gas stations because of higher property values. http://ow.ly/G62b30aQyzh
"13.04.2017 19:19:46" National Post Music Throwback video:
Montreal's Folly & The Hunter visited the #NPMusic studio & performed 'Awake'
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"13.04.2017 05:46:33" Timeline Photos Ex-Glee star Dianna Agron latest victim of celebrity nude photo leak http://www.edmontonsun.com/2017/04/13/dianna-agron-latest-victim-of-celebrity-nude-photo-leak
"13.04.2017 03:26:27" edmontonsun.com Lorde kicked out of New York studio by U2 Lorde had to find a new New York studio to work in earlier this year after rockers U2 inadvertently kicked her out of the venue she had been using. Lorde kicked out of New York studio by U2 http://www.edmontonsun.com/2017/04/12/lorde-kicked-out-of-new-york-studio-by-u2
"13.04.2017 01:48:03" edmontonsun.com New photo radar-like tool could map Edmonton's noisy muffler woes Edmonton has a new tool to fight extra-loud mufflers – something like photo radar but for sound levels.City staff tested the new technology late... City staff tested the new technology late last year, setting it upn at locations on Groat Road and Jasper Avenue. No details were available Wednesday on what they found
"13.04.2017 00:13:07" Timeline Photos A New kind of orange crush is hitting the streets and it's the #Oilers FANDOM! AIR-HORN NOISE! #Yeg http://www.edmontonsun.com/2017/04/12/rachel-notley-ready-for-a-different-kind-of-orange-crush-raises-oilers-flag
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"12.04.2017 20:02:58" edmontonsun.com Rachel Notley ready for a different kind of Orange Crush, raises Oilers... It's just a matter of hours now until Oilers fans get
their first taste of playoff hockey in 11 years.
Edmonton can expect the city to be awash... The Edmonton MLAs celebrated the start of playoff hockey at the same time as Finance Minister Joe Ceci raised a Flames flag at Calgary's McDougall Centre.
"12.04.2017 19:48:09" edmontonsun.com Banana bread snack shaming in Calgary school criticized Alberta's Wildrose opposition lashed the province Tuesday for not cracking down on schools that impose snack embargoes,
particularly on kids with... But Calgary parents' advocacy groups said the banana bread fiasco is part of a disturbing trends at schools removing the ability for parents to make choices for their own children.
"12.04.2017 19:25:05" driving.ca 2018 Dodge Challenger Demon is simply insanity on wheels With 840 horsepower and 770 lb.-ft. of torque on tap, the Dodge Challenger Demon's numbers speak for themselves driving.ca The Dodge Challenger SRT Demon finally breaks ground in New York. And brings some mighty crazy specs with it.
"12.04.2017 19:20:16" edmontonsun.com Comedian Charlie Murphy, brother of Eddie, dead at 57 NEW YORK — Charlie Murphy, older brother of Eddie Murphy and a comedy stand-up and performer in his own right, has died. Murphy died Wednesday in New York of leukemia, according to his representative. Murphy was 57.
"12.04.2017 18:54:03" Edmonton Journal LIVE: Oilers beat reporter Rob Tychkowski breaks down morning practice at Rogers Place ahead of Game 1 between the Oilers and Sharks.
"12.04.2017 17:35:05" driving.ca F1's Alonso skipping Monaco for the Indy 500 In a sign of how bad things really are inside the McLaren-Honda Formula one racing team, two-time F1 champion Fernando Alonso announced he will... driving.ca McLaren's top driver is headed to the biggest race in North America this year.
"12.04.2017 17:29:27" National Post Music Vancouver's Said The Whale step into darkness in the National Post music studio.
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"12.04.2017 17:15:07" edmontonsun.com CFL commissioner Jeffrey Orridge stepping down After just two years, Jeffrey Orridge is on his way
out as commissioner of the CFL. Jeffrey Orridge was quoted in the statement of having “differing views on the future of the league”
"12.04.2017 16:53:02" edmontonsun.com Former Mountie sentenced to 15 years for starving, torturing 11-year-old... A disgraced former Mountie who tortured and starved his 11-year-old son has been sentenced to 15 years. The Ottawa father was convicted by Ontario... “The extreme violence and psychological degradation of this child was beyond comprehension."
"12.04.2017 16:09:15" edmontonsun.com Cockroaches, mice and flies lead to kitchen shutdown at downtown gas... An infestation of cockroaches, mice and flies prompted health inspectors to order the shutdown of a kitchen at a downtown gas station, says an... - A significant cockroach infestation was present and active. Live and dead German cockroaches of all life stages were noted.
"12.04.2017 15:49:51" edmontonsun.com Pastor who called gays 'sinners' after Pulse shooting convicted of child... Authorities in Orlando had barely finished identifying the 49 people shot to death at a local gay bar in June 2016 when Kenneth Adkins, a... In recent years, Adkins has helped lead a fight against expanding Jacksonville's anti-discrimination law to protect LGBT people.
"12.04.2017 15:27:59" edmontonsun.com Video shows California officer punching jaywalker in face A California police officer seen on video hurling a jaywalker to the ground and repeatedly punching him in the face will be the subject of a... The “disturbing” and unreasonable actions of the officer, a two-year veteran of the department, were not within policy, Sacramento police said in a statement.
"12.04.2017 14:52:23" edmontonsun.com Changing winds another tough break for polar bears: University of... Changing Arctic wind patterns could be bad news for polar bears, according to a new study into how the predators use their noses to track prey. Climate modelling predicts the Arctic will become windier as the climate changes, which Togunov said could make it harder for polar bears to smell their food.
"12.04.2017 14:22:31" edmontonsun.com Sharks' Jumbo Joe Thornton iffy for playoff opener against Oilers It looks like the San Jose Sharks will be without their No. 1 centre for Wednesday's playoff opener against the Edmonton Oilers. “I'm confident but it's still day to day,” Thornton told reporters in San Jose.
"12.04.2017 13:53:44" edmontonsun.com Alberta carries The Beast's burden into 2017 wildfire preparations It's wildfire season again in Alberta, but all the preparations and planning will be haunted by last year's devastating fire in Fort McMurray. "We're fortunate to have a bit of cooler weather and some rain right now, but that doesn't mean we let our guard down."
"12.04.2017 13:24:22" edmontonsun.com Playoff experience is vital, unless you don't have it Todd McLellan coached a grizzled group of San Jose Sharks into the first round of the NHL playoffs in 2014 and they were all sailing along nicely,... The Oilers team that McLellan takes into Game 1 here on Wednesday against San Jose, on the other hand, is young, talented, confident, rolling along and limited to just 342 man-games of experience in the playoffs.
"12.04.2017 13:01:56" edmontonsun.com Canada's anti-Islamophobia study to start next month A committee study that Canada's controversial anti-Islamophobia motion called for is likely to get underway next month, the Sun has learned. A number of mainstream pundits argued during the controversy that the motion was nothing more than a gesture and would never amount to anything.
"12.04.2017 12:39:36" edmontonsun.com Conflict the only constant for fired Edmonton Eskimos GM Ed Hervey It was like a bolt of lightning made even more shocking by the timing, given Ed Hervey was fired less than seven weeks shy of Canadian Football... Hervey could be warm, but also cold as ice. He was quick to speak about the Eskimo Way and even quicker to distance himself from his bosses when they were criticized. Some called him a loyal Eskimo, others cunning and opportunistic.
"12.04.2017 12:27:28" edmontonsun.com Fort McMurray man who groomed Irish teenager for sex appears in court... A Fort McMurray man who admitted to making two overseas trips to have sex with a teenage Irish girl he'd been grooming online appeared in an... When Tremblay made his first trip to Ireland, the girl had turned 14.
"12.04.2017 12:12:59" edmontonsun.com Edmonton Oilers sum up arrival of NHL playoffs in one word A dressing room the day before the first playoff game of the year, much less in 11 years, is a different place. What one word, one adjective, would you use to describe your feeling going into this series?” was the question your correspondent chose.
“Excitement,” said Cam Talbot.
"12.04.2017 02:46:23" edmontonsun.com Oilers fans make watching Stanley Cup run in San Jose a family affair Some Edmonton fans will pack their bags and head south this weekend when the Oilers take their playoff run on the road. "Game 6, when the Oilers beat the Hurricanes 4-0, was the greatest hockey game I've watched in my life. I want to relive that."
"12.04.2017 01:28:02" edmontonsun.com A playoffs survival guide for Oilers fans It's been 11 years since the Edmonton Oilers last made the post-season. They're a little rusty, but so are the fans. There's a big difference between a losing campaign and the “second season,” and things have changed since the last time the Oilers It's tempting to dig out your old copper-and-blue sweater with the roughneck patch on the arm and “Horcoff” on the back, but really? Why not rock a mullet and a clamshell cellphone while you're at it?
"11.04.2017 20:51:35" Timeline Photos Spicer: Even Hitler didn't 'sink to using chemical weapons' http://www.edmontonsun.com/2017/04/11/spicer-even-hitler-didnt-sink-to-using-chemical-weapons
"11.04.2017 20:29:39" National Post Music Canadian bluesman Steve Strongman goes old school in the National Post music studio.
Watch it now on our YouTube music channel.
"11.04.2017 20:25:11" Timeline Photos BEEP BEEP! Enter to WIN a 2017 Jeep Cherokee Sport from @dreamrideab! Click here http://ow.ly/c2DW30aDgas
"11.04.2017 19:50:05" driving.ca Lexus spices up LS 500 with all-new F-Sport model F-Sport package muscles up the all-new Lexus LS 500's look driving.ca Breaking from New York Auto Show: a hotter sedan from Lexus
"11.04.2017 19:27:18" Edmonton Journal Dan Barnes and Jim Matheson talk playoffs and the Oilers' chances.
"11.04.2017 19:10:34" edmontonsun.com Stinson: Great Canadian (Playoff) Hockey Crisis is over The Great Canadian Hockey Crisis was, it turned out, rather short-lived. Canada is back, or maybe we never actually left.
"11.04.2017 18:21:03" edmontonsun.com David Dao, the United passenger bloodied and dragged off flight, is a... The United Airlines passenger at the
centre of an onboard brouhaha is a
doctor who was convicted of trading
for pills. The incident triggered a firestorm of bad publicity for United and security at O'Hare.
"11.04.2017 17:51:31" edmontonsun.com Second 'Great Spot' found on Jupiter, cold and high up CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Another “Great Spot” has been found at Jupiter, this one cold and high up. “The Great Cold Spot is much more volatile than the slowly changing Great Red Spot ... but it has reappeared for as long as we have data to search for it, for over 15 years,”
"11.04.2017 17:08:13" edmontonsun.com Holocaust comparison in pro-life video upsets Alberta school division RED DEER, Alta. — A central Alberta school division says it was unacceptable for a video shown to a high school class by a pro-life group to... A statement issued by Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools says the intended outcome was to teach students respect for human life as explained in the Catechism of the Catholic Church.
"11.04.2017 16:07:19" edmontonsun.com NHL enforcer Bob Probert's widow sprinkled his ashes in Red Wings'... Bob Probert carved out a fearsome reputation as an enforcer, during a lengthy career spent with the Red Wings and Blackhawks, before dying of a... "We went into the penalty box . . . and it was incredibly emotional and it just seems so fitting, it was the perfect time."
"11.04.2017 16:04:37" edmontonsun.com City police civilian employee charged with making, distributing child porn A city police civilian employee has been charged with
making and distributing child pornography, says the
Alberta Law Enforcement Response Team. The 41-year-old man was arrested at his southeast Edmonton home Friday after a joint investigation by ALERT's Internet Child Exploitation unit and the Victoria police department.
"11.04.2017 15:43:24" edmontonsun.com Video comparing abortion to Holocaust screened at Red Deer Catholic high... A video comparing abortion to the Holocaust shown to Red Deer Catholic students prompted the education minister to share the government's "They agree that the video was inappropriate and are taking steps to ensure it won't be shown again," David Eggen said in an emailed statement Monday.
"11.04.2017 14:38:29" edmontonsun.com United CEO calls bloodied passenger 'disruptive and belligerent'... Seemingly dazed and confused, a United airlines passenger who was ripped from his seat Sunday night returned to the aircraft, repeatedly mumbling “I want to go home, I want to go home,” he said. United CEO calls bloodied passenger 'disruptive and belligerent'
"11.04.2017 14:19:44" edmontonsun.com Katy Perry apologizes to Ryan Phillippe for dating rumours: 'Nice to... Katy Perry has hilariously apologized to Ryan Phillippe for the furore caused by rumours the pair were dating. “I AM NOT DATING KATY PERRY. BARELY KNOW HER. PLEASE STOP FLYING HELICOPTERS OVER MY HOUSE. SHE IS NOT HERE. thx"
"11.04.2017 13:46:52" edmontonsun.com Bizarre robbery of Ohio cab driver that netted paltry $32 involved sex... An Ohio woman is accused of raping a taxi driver during what police believe was a tag-team robbery that netted a paltry score. Once inside, Jackson is accused of holding a knife to the cabbie's throat while Carter allegedly performed a sex act on the driver.
"11.04.2017 13:34:18" edmontonsun.com Public votes to ditch photo radar in Town of Drayton Valley “The public expressed themselves very clearly, at least the public that showed up at the polls did,” Drayton Valley Mayor Glenn McLean said Monday.
"11.04.2017 13:03:33" edmontonsun.com 'Fly the unfriendly skies': Twitter users mock United after disturbing... United "put the hospital in hospitality" is just one of thousands of tweets that flooded social media Tuesday in the aftermath of disturbing... “We overbooked but you pay the price,” ”We Put The Hospital In Hospitality“ and ”We'll drag you all over the world“ are among the faux slogans being offered up on social media under #NewUnitedAirlinesMottos.
"11.04.2017 12:47:26" edmontonsun.com Barnes: Second line scoring boosts Oilers' chances against San Jose It's probably going the distance. With a combined 15 goals in the final nine games of the season, Milan Lucic, Jordan Eberle and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins have shaken the sleep from their eyes, or the ice chips off their gloves.
"11.04.2017 12:31:40" edmontonsun.com United CEO calls bloodied passenger 'disruptive and belligerent'... Seemingly dazed and confused, a United airlines passenger who was ripped from his seat Sunday night returned to the aircraft, repeatedly mumbling United Airlines' parent company CEO Oscar Munoz late Monday issued a letter defending his employees, saying the passenger was being “disruptive and belligerent.”
"11.04.2017 12:12:03" edmontonsun.com Laid-off worker pleads guilty to attempted murder after shooting... A man who chased down his supervisor and shot him twice in a church parking lot told police his boss' criticism was "No one deserves to be shot, but I don't deserve to be picked on all my (expletive) life," Hawkins said, according to an agreed statement of facts read in court Monday.
"11.04.2017 03:25:00" edmontonsun.com Edmonton Oilers coaching staff once guided the NHL playoff opponent San Jose Sharks A Battle of Alberta playoff would have had the history and the geography storylines, obviously, but it's hard to overlook the subplot of the Edmonton Oilers vs. the San Jose Sharks in Round 1 — and it's off the ice, not on it. "It's going to make it extra fun."
"11.04.2017 02:55:21" edmontonsun.com Public votes to ditch photo radar in Town of Drayton Valley The Town of Drayton Valley has scrapped its photo radar program after putting the debate to a public vote.“The public expressed themselves very clearly, at least the public that showed up at the polls did,” Drayton Valley Mayor Glenn McLean said Monday. Opponents criticized the photo radar as a “cash cow” and disagreed with the “tactics” used by the operators to catch speeders.
"10.04.2017 22:33:38" edmontonsun.com Changes to Municipal Government Act nudge cities to co-operate One could call this the provincial nudging act.The provincial New Democrats introduced the third set of updates to the Municipal Government Act in the house Monday but on several key points, the legislation does more to nudge municipalities into One could call this the provincial nudging act.
"10.04.2017 19:53:54" edmontonsun.com Oilers say limited tickets released Monday sold out in five minutes Oilers fans with high hopes of snagging playoff tickets
at 10 a.m. Monday were out of luck if they didn't score
seats by 10:05 a.m. The Edmonton Oilers in a Monday afternoon email said the "very limited inventory" of "hundreds of tickets per game" were purchased within five minutes.
"10.04.2017 19:25:12" edmontonsun.com Edmonton Chamber sounds alarm over cannabis in the workplace The rights of people to use cannabis cannot be at the
expense of safe work environments, warns the
Edmonton Chamber of Commerce. "We believe that if legalization is undertaken thoughtfully, the economic benefits can be realized while limiting the risks to employers and workers."
"10.04.2017 19:25:09" Timeline Photos Enter to WIN a 2017 Jeep Cherokee Sport from @dreamrideab! Click here http://ow.ly/c2DW30aDgas
"10.04.2017 18:57:46" edmontonsun.com 2 adults dead in suspected murder-suicide at California elementary... Four people were shot Monday in an apparent murder-suicide inside an elementary school classroom in San Bernardino, including a teacher and two... Two students were airlifted to a hospital after what's believed to be a domestic dispute, San Bernardino City Unified School District spokeswoman Maria Garcia tells news station KNBC-TV.
"10.04.2017 18:21:52" edmontonsun.com Father-son double shooting over dog-walking duties leaves one man dead... A domestic dispute over dog-walking duties ended in a deadly double-shooting in Chicago. Gunfire erupted inside a home on the city's south side following a father-son argument over who would walk their pet.
"10.04.2017 18:01:04" edmontonsun.com Moose tracking: there's an app for that, says University of Alberta Ecologists are teaming up with Alberta hunters to
better track moose by using a smartphone app. “This allows us to detect and understand the impact of changes in harvest regulations, disease outbreaks, territory shifts, and potentially even climate change.”
"10.04.2017 17:31:15" Photos from The Edmonton Sun's post What a way to start the day...Yikes! (Photos by David Bloom)
"10.04.2017 17:14:02" edmontonsun.com Back on ice with a new perspective on life Owen Johnson's life changed in the long blink of an
eye one year ago. “In terms of life lessons there's lots — never taking things for granted, you never know when a tragic accident can happen."
"10.04.2017 16:44:04" edmontonsun.com End is nigh for MacEwan's west-end campus in the big orange building On the bottom floor of MacEwan University's aging
Centre for the Arts and Communications building in
the city's west end, past the foosball... The city of Edmonton bought the university's former cultural epicentre from MacEwan for $36 million in 2012.
"10.04.2017 16:15:10" driving.ca Your sneak peek at the 2017 New York Auto Show Here's a look at five debuts we're looking forward to the most at this year's New York Auto Show Here's what driving.ca is looking forward to the most from this week's New York Auto Show. #autos
"10.04.2017 16:10:16" edmontonsun.com Calgary mom says autistic son 'snack shamed' at school over banana bread A Calgary mom says her autistic son was "snack shamed" for eating banana bread, forced to eat out in the hallway while his Grade 1 classmates ate... "He was told to sit outside of the class to eat his snack. It's not right. He's being punished by being made to eat by himself."
"10.04.2017 15:34:19" edmontonsun.com Terry Jones: My prediction: Oilers in 5 over San Jose Sharks Yes, San Jose was in the Stanley Cup final last year
and Edmonton finished 29th overall. Yes, the Sharks
have played 124 Stanley Cup playoff... The Edmonton Oilers are legitimate. This is no fluke. It happened and it's a happening. It's real.
"10.04.2017 15:30:14" edmontonsun.com Jian Ghomeshi launches podcast project called 'The Ideation Project' Former CBC personality Jian Ghomeshi has
resurfaced with an online music and
podcast series. Ghomeshi's return to the spotlight comes about a year after being acquitted of sexually assaulting three women.
"10.04.2017 14:50:11" edmontonsun.com Oscar Klefbom has the tools to be a No. 1 NHL defenceman for the... Oscar Klefbom feels he's only scratched the surface as a top-pairing National Hockey League defenceman in a tag-team with fellow Swede Adam... “I have some goals (12) and I've shot the puck more, but I can help the team more.”
"10.04.2017 14:24:11" edmontonsun.com Canada's most expensive, smallest homes You think some of Canada's largest housing markets are unaffordable? The catch? You have to squeeze into a structure akin to a six-person tent.
"10.04.2017 14:11:38" The Edmonton Sun's cover photo Leon Draisaitl (29) and Connor McDavid (97) of the Edmonton Oilers, celebrate McDavid's 100th point in the 2016-17 season in a game against the Vancouver Canucks at Rogers Place in Edmonton on April 9 2017. Photo by Shaughn Butts / Postmedia
"10.04.2017 14:03:01" Dancing at the intersection WATCH: Local performer Carmen Nieuwenhuis stands in the road when the light is red, holds up a sign to waiting drivers saying "My Turn," does some dance moves, then flips the sign to "Your Turn" and gets the drivers to groove behind the wheel.
"10.04.2017 13:38:08" edmontonsun.com 10 key games in the Edmonton Oilers' comeback campaign Game 1: 7-4 home win over Calgary on Oct. 12
Every team talks about having a good start to every season, and this home opener certainly had the... Game 3: 6-2 home loss to Buffalo on Oct. 16
Head coach Todd McLellan ripped his team for playing like the Bad News Bears in what was to be one of their most lopsided losses of the season.
"10.04.2017 13:13:18" edmontonsun.com United Airlines passenger bloodied, apparently dazed after being... All hell broke loose aboard an overbooked United Airlines flight when a passenger reportedly refused to give up his seat. United later confirmed to WHAS 11 in Louisville that the flight was overbooked and that the airline had asked for volunteers to give up their seats. When nobody volunteered, the airline asked a handful of passengers to forfeit their seats – including the
"10.04.2017 12:54:27" edmontonsun.com Kendall Jenner traumatized over Pepsi ad backlash: report Kendall Jenner is reportedly traumatized over the backlash following her controversial Pepsi ad. “She had such high hopes for it,” a source told the website, “and now she's terrified she will never work again or become a laughing stock.”
"10.04.2017 12:37:55" edmontonsun.com Jobs data more good news for Alberta economy, but concerns remain Edmonton is sharing in Alberta's recent strong job growth as the city continues to recover from tough times created by the crash in oil prices. Although the province's resource sector shed another 2,300 jobs in March, senior executives in Alberta's oil and gas service and supply industry — which had $91 billion in sales in 2014 — seem to be feeling upbeat.
"10.04.2017 12:17:29" Connor McDavid wins the Art Ross Trophy Edmonton Oilers Connor McDavid scored his 100th NHL point against Vancouver Canucks and won the NHL scoring race.
"10.04.2017 12:12:04" edmontonsun.com Gushue reaches perfection on way to gold at worlds Before the largest curling crowd in the world this season, Canada's Brad Gushue made a few of the biggest shots of his career to win his first Ford... “It's awesome. Boy, oh boy, that was a stressful game," said Gushue. “This is right up there. This is the icing, the candle and everything on the cake."
"10.04.2017 05:00:00" edmontonsun.com Shocking retirement, controversial finish makes UFC 210 memorable Some things are worth the wait. It took 22 years for the UFC to return to the Queen City, but when it finally made its way back, boy did it deliver.
"10.04.2017 04:22:17" edmontonsun.com McDavid hits 100 points as Oilers set for Sharks While most of the province had its fingers crossed for a Battle of Alberta, the Edmonton Oilers will instead meet the San Jose Sharks in the first round of the playoffs. Overall, it's been a remarkable turnaround season for the Oilers, who head into the Sharks series playing their best hockey of the year.
"10.04.2017 04:00:00" edmontonsun.com Canadian free trade still isn't what it first seems If you loosen a prisoner's shackles, he may thank you for giving him more room to move, but it doesn't make him free. The devil, of course, lurks in the details of those exceptions.
"10.04.2017 03:00:00" edmontonsun.com Bradley Cooper and girlfriend Irina Shayk welcome first child Actor Bradley Cooper is a new dad. The model also sparked engagement rumours in December, when she was spotted wearing an emerald sparkler on her ring finger during a Los Angeles shopping trip, but the private couple has not addressed wedding reports.
"10.04.2017 02:00:00" edmontonsun.com Councillor wants to see old remand centre building torn down An Edmonton city councillor wants to see the mothballed remand centre in the city's downtown demolished. While McKeen said he wouldn't object to a housing project, he wants to avoid adding another outreach-only centre for Edmonton's vulnerable population to the area.
"10.04.2017 01:30:00" edmontonsun.com Edmonton artist dancing in traffic Ever feel like busting out some behind-the-wheel boogie to break the monotony of sitting in your vehicle at a red light? "It's my first year out of school … I'm really interested in theatre that demands an audience present," says Nieuwenhuis, 24, who graduated last spring from the University of Alberta's bachelor of fine arts program.
"10.04.2017 01:30:00" edmontonsun.com Sergio Garcia wins Masters in playoff to shed choker label Sergio Garcia was trying to channel Seve Ballesteros on what would have been his hero's 60th birthday, but he probably didn't want to channel him quite that much. He won, finally, on the first playoff hole with a birdie to Rose's messy bogey.
"10.04.2017 00:47:56" edmontonsun.com One man killed in Leduc County crash A 29-year-old man was killed after a single-vehicle crash Sunday in Leduc County.The vehicle had been headed west on Township Road 490 near Range Road 244 when it left the highway and went into the north ditch, according to a Leduc RCMP news release.The The man was pronounced dead on scene, RCMP said.
"10.04.2017 00:11:11" edmontonsun.com Eskimos receiver Coehoorn calls it quits citing concussion concerns Still reeling from the dismissal of general manager Ed Hervey on Friday, Edmonton Eskimos fans have suffered another departure with veteran Canadian receiver Nate Coehoorn announcing his retirement at just 30 years old. "After a lot of thought and prayer, I have decided to call it a career and retire from the CFL," the six-foot-two, 210-pound native of Medicine Hat posted on Twitter. "I know I could still play a couple of years. However, with how my body and more
"09.04.2017 21:52:47" edmontonsun.com Soldiers, costumed interpreters mark centennial of Vimy Ridge battle Grey skies and a chill wind Sunday helped mark the
100th anniversary of one of the country's greatest
military victories in the battle for Vimy... Edmonton has strong links to the campaign. About 1,000 of the infantrymen who took part came from city, which in 1917 had a population of just 51,000.
"09.04.2017 21:11:17" edmontonsun.com 'I stayed up all night praying for her'; 4 hikers swept to their deaths... The search for five missing hikers on Mount Harvey near Lions Bay, B.C. resumed Sunday morning and shortly afterwards four bodies were recovered. One of the hikers remains missing and searchers were trying to determine if conditions were safe enough to continue the search Sunday afternoon.
"09.04.2017 20:34:18" edmontonsun.com The story of Canada at Vimy Ridge and the high price we paid A visit to the Canadian National Vimy Memorial in northern France (a trip every Canadian should make if they can), often starts in the tunnels at... It was in these low, cramped underground passageways that many Canadian soldiers waited to attack the German fortifications early on Easter Monday of 1917.
"09.04.2017 19:55:35" edmontonsun.com Jones: Daily Planet 8, big crowd expected for final It's how you leave 'em. And it looks like Edmonton is going to leave Brad Gushue and crew with a scene similar to the one they experienced in... The crowds for morning draws and afternoon draws not involving Canada have been minimal. But the fans have shown up for the games involving Gushue's Brier winners.
"09.04.2017 19:16:28" edmontonsun.com TV news anchor learns of husband's death during live broadcast People across India are hailing the composure of a television news anchor who learned of her husband's death as she delivered a breaking news... “For a moment her voice trembled, but she collected herself and carried on reading the news till the bulletin got over 10 minutes later,” Ravikant Mittal, IBC24's editor-in-chief, said Sunday.
"09.04.2017 19:00:46" The Edmonton Sun's cover photo Jelena Kostov hula hoops in Hawrelak Park, in Edmonton Thursday April 6, 2017. Photo by David Bloom
"09.04.2017 18:49:42" edmontonsun.com Canada expected to join World Cup bid Once a pipe dream, Canada is expected to officially reveal a joint bid on Monday to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup alongside Mexico and the United... The 2026 tournament will expand from 32 to 48 teams, with six teams from CONCACAF qualifying for the tournament. Expect CONCACAF to push for automatic qualification for each host country.
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"09.04.2017 17:52:46" edmontonsun.com Sweden truck attack suspect a failed asylum seeker The Stockholm truck attack suspect was a rejected asylum-seeker from Uzbekistan who eluded authorities' attempts to deport him by giving police a... The four victims killed in Friday's attack, in which a hijacked beer truck was driven into an upscale department store, included a British man, a Belgian woman and two Swedes.
"09.04.2017 17:19:35" edmontonsun.com Jobs data more good news for Alberta economy, but concerns remain Edmonton is sharing in Alberta's recent strong job growth as the city continues to recover from tough times created by the crash in oil prices. Stability in the price of West Texas Intermediate oil, now trading at about $52 (US) a barrel, is seen as a major cause for the improvement.
"09.04.2017 16:51:24" edmontonsun.com 'The Fate of the Furious': Vin Diesel pays tribute to Paul Walker at... Vin Diesel remembered his late co-star Paul Walker at The Fate Of The Furious premiere. 'We like to say the last one is for Paul and this one is from Paul'
"09.04.2017 16:13:47" edmontonsun.com Police 'repeatedly' had been to home where explosion occurred,... Residents near a Rutherford duplex where a man was found dead following a second-floor explosion said Saturday they've repeatedly contacted police... "There's been a lot of yelling, screaming, banging. We have called police for noise complaints," said O.J. Wagontall, who lives in the connecting duplex with his wife Kate and their two young children.
"09.04.2017 15:46:36" edmontonsun.com 80-storey tower could jeopardize plans for the Quarters, concerned... Boyle Street and Riverdale residents opposed to the sale and development of river valley parkland near the Quarters called the project Reiniger bought her home in the area because of the Quarters plan. She said the proposed tower "represents a radical change to the vision of the Quarters."
"09.04.2017 15:23:36" edmontonsun.com Hyundai, Kia recall 1.4M vehicles because engines can fail Hyundai and Kia are recalling 1.4 million cars and SUVs in the U.S., Canada and South Korea because the engines can fail and stall, increasing the... The South Korean recall includes Hyundai's Grandeur and Sonata sedans and Kia's K5, K7 and Sportage with engines produced from 2009 to 2013.
"09.04.2017 15:04:27" edmontonsun.com Cherry's grandfather exemplified Canadian courage at Vimy Ridge On April 8, 1917, Pte. Richard Palamountain was ready for battle.
Problem was, he couldn't see. It didn't stop him from wanting to help. When Cherry visited the Vimy Memorial near Calais, France, seven years ago he was stunned to find he was following in his grandfather's footsteps.
"09.04.2017 14:43:56" edmontonsun.com Trudeau, French leaders pay homage to fallen soldiers at Vimy Ridge The leaders of Canada and France are paying quiet homage to the thousands of soldiers who fought and died during the First World War. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and French President Francois Hollande arrived at the Cabaret Rouge cemetery, near Vimy Ridge, where they walked the rows of gravestones.
"09.04.2017 14:25:52" edmontonsun.com Jones: The Oilers have 251-1/2 playoff games on the books; it's finally... When Game 7 of the 2006 Stanley Cup Final came to an end, the Edmonton Oilers had played 251-1/2 playoff games. (The half was for the 1988 night... Rod Phillips had called all 251-1/2 games in the broadcast booth. Your correspondent had covered all 251-1/2 in the press box. I've waited 11 years to break that tie.
"09.04.2017 05:17:41" edmontonsun.com Oilers clinch home-ice advantage in first round of playoffs VANCOUVER - After Saturday morning's optional practice, Edmonton Oilers coach Todd McLellan talked long and hard of his team's thirst for first in the Pacific Division and about captain Connor McDavid's burst for first in the NHL scoring race. It's the first time they've scaled 100 in exactly 30 years.
"09.04.2017 04:48:25" edmontonsun.com Scoring woes continue to plague FC Edmonton The inability to score cost FC Edmonton an opportunity to play for a North American Soccer League title last season. It was the second time in successive weeks Edmonton fell to the Armada, losing the season-opener in Florida by the same score.
"09.04.2017 03:00:00" edmontonsun.com You tried to claim what on your income taxes? For most Canadians, tax claims can be mundane — expenses for school or the costs of moving are pretty straight- forward. “I've had the odd client ask if they could deduct the cost of their golf clubs,” he said. “I never know if they're serious or joking in that type of thing.”
"09.04.2017 02:00:00" edmontonsun.com City asking dog owners to scoop poop April showers may bring May flowers, but the season isn't all rosy. The city is holding events on three days at a few of the 41 off-leash dog parks. Volunteers will be given a safety orientation and will be handed gloves, water, bags, snacks, information and a token of appreciation.
"09.04.2017 01:00:00" edmontonsun.com Fort Edmonton Canoe Brigade seeks paddlers for Canada Day events Nearly a hundred paddlers have signed up to float nine giant fur trade canoes down the North Saskatchewan River this summer as part of a Canada 150 celebration — and there's still time to join in.The Fort Edmonton Canoe Brigade will see replica fur trade The Fort Edmonton Canoe Brigade will see replica fur trade canoes that measure up to 11 metres long each paddled by teams of as many as a dozen people travel from Devon to Metis Crossing near Smoky Lake from June 30 to July 1.
"09.04.2017 00:00:00" edmontonsun.com Remembering one tough Canadian soldier who survived Vimy Ridge James Ross Sutherland was a Canadian soldier they just couldn't kill. “He was made of tough stock,” said his daughter Joanne.
"08.04.2017 23:27:41" edmontonsun.com Jones: Diverse experience in finals for Brad Gushue Every time Vic Rauter shouts out his signature cry 'Make The Final' into his TSN microphone it sounds the same. But every time Brad Gushue and Mark Nichols get to a final at the top of the world they are decidedly different. Making the final of those radically different events all come with different emotions, expectations and potential rewards. And that's true as the two attempt to make curling's Triple Gold Club – Olympics, Brier and Worlds — all in their first try Sunday
"08.04.2017 22:43:40" edmontonsun.com Oilers fans ready for playoff magic The Oilers are back in the playoffs after 11 years out of the postseason following a fairytale appearance in the 2006 Stanley Cup finals. But what about their fans? What do they recall about that magical playoff run so long ago — and the humbling drought But what about their fans? What do they recall about that magical playoff run so long ago — and the humbling drought that followed?
"08.04.2017 22:05:09" youtube.com Jimmy Eat World unplugged 'Sure and Certain' in NP Music Studio Jimmy Eat World is in the National Post Music Studio singing an acoustic version of 'Sure and Certain'. Jim Adkins, Tom Linton, Rick Burch, Zach... Before you catch Jimmy Eat World in Edmonton Apr. 29th, watch their performance in the #NPmusic studio. https://youtu.be/TcNP8BVGBvA #npsessions
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"08.04.2017 16:18:52" edmontonsun.com Largest, most restrictive covenant yet on the table in Greater Hardisty Edmonton could see its largest, most prescriptive legal covenant signed yet this Sunday and some people are warning residents to be careful. The legal agreement – a caveat to be voluntarily placed on homeowners' properties – would prevent lot splitting and skinny houses on participating lots in the Greater Hardisty area.
"08.04.2017 16:03:38" edmontonsun.com First place is up for grabs for Edmonton Oilers on final weekend The Edmonton Oilers are closing out the season against Vancouver for the sixth straight season except this April the games aren't mere footnotes on a hellish year. If the Oilers win Saturday in Vancouver and Sunday at home against the Canucks, and Anaheim loses in regulation to Los Angeles Sunday, they'll finish first in the Pacific.
"08.04.2017 04:04:18" edmontonsun.com Alberta says growing number of fentanyl deaths, Liberals call for action EDMONTON -- The Alberta Liberals want the province to declare an emergency after a new report shows a growing number drug overdose deaths linked to fentanyl. In the first six weeks of this year there were 51 deaths -- almost twice the number during the same time last year.
"08.04.2017 03:18:52" edmontonsun.com Motorist finds three 'stressed out' bear cubs trapped in roadside washroom near Banff Three very young black bears cubs are now in the care of Parks Canada after being discovered locked in a washroom just west of Banff. Three bear cubs rescued from roadside washroom are looking for a new home
"08.04.2017 02:16:24" edmontonsun.com Man accused of crowbar attack that broke woman's arms in court A man charged with attempted murder in connection to an assault allegedly fuelled by road rage will appear in court for a bail hearing on Friday afternoon.Jared Matthew Eliasson, 28, has been in custody since early March when he was arrested after an Man accused of breaking woman's arms with a crowbar in alleged road rage attack denied bail
"08.04.2017 01:27:12" edmontonsun.com Police investigate after assault on 64-year-old man in alley Police are investigating after a 64-year-old man was assaulted while walking home from a liquor store in northwest Edmonton last month, police said Thursday. Police are investigating after a 64-year-old man was assaulted on his way home from the store
"07.04.2017 23:56:45" edmontonsun.com 'Have been through Hades': Soldier's struggle remembered by Edmonton family at Vimy Ridge Dudley Bertram Fryer called himself one of the Three generations gather to remember soldier who wrote he had "been through Hades" in Vimy Ridge a hundred years after the battle
"07.04.2017 21:39:47" edmontonsun.com Fire crews and police on scene of explosion and fire at home in southwest Edmonton Fire crews are battling a housefire after an explosion inside the residence Friday morning. Police are also responding to the explosion and resulting blaze at the home near 121 Street and 16 Avenue just before 11 a.m. Roads are now being blocked off as Investigators are at the scene of a "suspicious" fire in southwest Edmonton after an explosion forced neighbours to stay inside over concerns of chemicals in the air
"07.04.2017 20:57:06" edmontonsun.com Man accused of crowbar attack that broke woman's arms in court Jared Matthew Eliasson, 28, has been in custody since early March when he was arrested after an assault on a 34-year-old Edmonton woman http://www.edmontonsun.com/2017/04/07/man-accused-of-crowbar-attack-that-broke-womans-arms-in-court
"07.04.2017 20:54:06" edmontonsun.com Police credit Edmonton woman for quick thinking after break and enter Edmonton police are thanking a woman for her quick thinking after she reported a break and enter Wednesday morning and took photos of a suspicious vehicle. The woman was prompted to call police when she heard a loud noise and noticed a suspicious vehicle Quick thinking Edmonton woman gets kudos from cops for leading police to three suspects accused of breaking into her neighbour's home
"07.04.2017 20:01:21" edmontonsun.com Richard Simmons' manager says it's 'possible' fitness guru could return... LOS ANGELES — A return to public life may be in store for Richard Simmons after the fitness guru inked a licensing deal for new merchandise. License Global reports Prominent Brand + Talent is looking to create a new line of Simmons products.
"07.04.2017 18:42:14" edmontonsun.com Edmonton Eskimos fire GM Ed Hervey Amid reports that Eskimos' general manager Ed Hervey has been fired, the Canadian Football League team has scheduled a “major announcement” for... "Two major reasons drove this decision,” Rhodes announced inside the Eskimos locker room."
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"07.04.2017 16:42:43" edmontonsun.com Edmonton Eskimos reportedly fire GM Ed Hervey Team has scheduled a “major announcement” for today at 11 a.m. MT.
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"07.04.2017 15:45:08" driving.ca Motor Mouth: The future of car buying is online – or is it? While more car buyers are using the internet to their advantange, brick-and-mortar dealerships will stick around driving.ca: If you could, would you buy a car online? #autos
"07.04.2017 15:10:53" edmontonsun.com Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada fully supports U.S. missile... In a statement released Friday morning, Trudeau said Canada will continue to back diplomatic efforts to resolve the crisis in the Middle Eastern country.
"07.04.2017 14:19:11" edmontonsun.com Cuba Gooding Jr. calls Sarah Paulson skirt-lifting 'a very teachable... Cuba Gooding Jr. found the Sarah Paulson dress-lifting incident “a very teachable moment” because it reminded him how images can be taken out of... He has now told People it was taken out of context and simply part of their sibling-like banter
"07.04.2017 13:03:07" edmontonsun.com U.S. launches surprise missile strike on Syria The U.S. pounded a Syrian airbase with dozens of cruise missiles as payback for a chemical weapons attack by the Assad regime earlier this week. Saudi Arabia and Turkey, which support the Syrian opposition, welcomed the missile strike, with Riyadh calling it a “courageous decision” by Trump.
"07.04.2017 05:34:10" edmontonsun.com Lucic takes over in win over San Jose Sharks SAN JOSE — With the San Jose Sharks in the process of giving the Edmonton Oilers a lesson in playoff hockey, Milan Lucic muscled his way to the board, shoved them out of the way and took over the class. Lucic taught both the Oilers and the Sharks a thing or two about post-season intensity with a momentum changing fight in the first period and a natural hat-trick in the third to pull a 4-2 victory from what was starting to look like a lost cause.
"07.04.2017 04:24:30" edmontonsun.com Edmonton prepares to commemorate Vimy Ridge centennial Edmontonians will pay tribute Sunday to the more than 3,500 Canadian soldiers who died at Vimy Ridge a century ago. The brutal battle on the Western Front marked a turning point in Canadian history, said Carolyn Patton, chairperson of Edmonton's Vimy 100 The brutal battle on the Western Front marked a turning point in Canadian history, said Carolyn Patton, chairperson of Edmonton's Vimy 100 committee.
"07.04.2017 03:03:05" edmontonjournal.com Alberta's freeze on education tax still means 2.3 per cent increase for Edmonton homeowners residents will pay an average 2.7 per cent more in property taxes than last year when the bills get mailed out, according to a city report released Thursday. Despite education tax freeze and population growth, Edmonton homeowners will still pay an average 2.7 per cent more on property taxes this year
"07.04.2017 01:57:35" edmontonsun.com Syrian base blasted by U.S. cruise missiles The United States fired a barrage of cruise missiles into Syria Thursday night in retaliation for this week's gruesome chemical weapons attack against civilians, U.S. officials said. It was the first direct American assault on the Syrian government and The surprise strike marked a striking reversal for Trump, who warned as a candidate against the U.S. getting pulled into the Syrian civil war, now in its seventh year.
"07.04.2017 01:00:00" edmontonsun.com Freezer malfunction at University of Alberta damages ice core collection A freezer malfunction has damaged part of the ice core collection at University of Alberta, risking valuable evidence for researchers. A malfunctioning freezer at the University of Alberta has partially melted an important collection of ice core samples containing information that dates back tens of thousands of years
"07.04.2017 00:00:53" edmontonsun.com Man arrested in connection to at least nine sexual assaults A man has been arrested in connection to at least nine sexual assaults in northeast Edmonton, six involving teenage girls. A man is facing numerous charges after a series of sexual assaults in Edmonton, six involving teenage girls
"06.04.2017 19:49:09" edmontonsun.com Alberta wins in new interprovincial trade deal: Trade Minister An interprovincial trade deal being signed in Toronto
Friday will allow Alberta businesses unprecedented
access into other Canadian markets. Named the Canadian Free Trade Agreement, the new deal replaces the Agreement on Internal Trade, signed in 1995.
"06.04.2017 19:05:20" edmontonsun.com Don Rickles dies at 90 Comedian Don Rickles has died at age 90, spokesman says. For more than half a century, “Mr. Warmth” headlined casinos and nightclubs from Las Vegas to Atlantic City. N.J., and appeared often on late-night TV talk shows.
"06.04.2017 18:40:54" edmontonsun.com Girl found living with monkeys in Indian forest Indian police are reviewing reports of missing children to try to identify a girl who was found living in a forest with a group of monkeys. She behaved like an animal, running on her arms and legs and eating food off the floor with her mouth, said D.K. Singh, chief medical superintendent of the government-run hospital.
"06.04.2017 17:57:02" edmontonsun.com Infant's nursery doubled as cocaine conversion lab in Edmonton: ALERT The city police Child at Risk Response Team provided assistance and the baby was removed from the home. The city police Child at Risk Response Team provided assistance and the baby was removed from the home.
"06.04.2017 17:45:06" driving.ca Meet one of Canada's most unlikely car collectors Helen Poon's vintage cars are far from sheltered garage queens – even her Rolls-Royce and Bentley driving.ca: "You need to have a bit of an unusual nature to properly own a car like this. You need to be an adventurer." #autos
"06.04.2017 17:01:00" edmontonsun.com Rachel Notley's green tax attacks the weak I just finished paying our second full natural gas bill since the imposition of the NDP's carbon tax. The numbers are appalling. On natural gas in Alberta, the Notley government's new carbon tax is way more than double the highest HSTs in Canada.
"06.04.2017 16:34:05" edmontonsun.com Russian Muslim man erroneously ID'd as St. Petersburg subway bomber... A bearded Muslim man erroneously ID'd as a suspect in this week's St. Petersburg subway bombing says his life has been turned upside down. “Reporters — who just called me a terrorist — have hounded me, my family, and my friends. As a result, now I can't even board an airplane," Nikitin told Islam News, according to the Moscow Times.
"06.04.2017 15:55:22" edmontonsun.com Wildrose rides the three-day political roller coaster on gay-straight... The Notley NDP are having a field day this week. “Albertans are asking: Just what does Brian Jean stand for?”
"06.04.2017 14:55:41" edmontonsun.com Canada's personal income tax balloons: 'The fears policymakers had have... We're paying more. Much more. And on this, the centennial birthday of Canada's personal income tax, the Fraser Institute isn't blowing out any... Since 1917 – when Canada's federal income tax was a tiny wartime revenue generator – income taxes have grown to account for 51% of federal revenues, according to the report.
"06.04.2017 14:18:34" edmontonsun.com Why I support Maxime Bernier for leader It not easy for me to publicly support a candidate for leadership of the Conservative Party. I have worked very closely with many of the candidates... Guest column from former Minister of Finance and Minister of Natural Resources, Joe Oliver.
"06.04.2017 13:58:15" edmontonsun.com Game-changing Hepatitis C drug available to more patients More Albertans suffering from hepatitis C will receive treatment thanks to public funding for new therapies, says Stephen Shafran, a University of... "The percentage of patients I have to tell we can't treat this year has at least gone down."
"06.04.2017 13:32:24" edmontonsun.com British military seeking role-players, especially French-speaking ones Wanted: Role-players to act as generic, multicultural civilians in a fictitious country willing to help prepare British soldiers for the challenges... Candidates must be aged between 18 and 70, clear a Canadian government security check and be available for up to 14 full days and nights (some shifts can last as long as 12 hours) and must be comfortable living in communal quarters on the military base.
"06.04.2017 13:12:18" edmontonsun.com Terwillegar-Riverbend ghost infrastructure hampering cyclists The Terwillegar freeway isn't the only ghost infrastructure in Terwillegar-Riverbend. There's a ghost pedestrian bridge, too. "The drivers are just insane," said Davison, who now leaves just after 6 a.m. to bike without traffic on residential roads. "Anything that's established for bikes would be helpful."
"06.04.2017 12:58:48" edmontonsun.com Wealthy California murder suspect Tiffany Li raises unprecedented $35M... A California woman accused of killing the father of her two children is expected to be released from jail Thursday after posting an unprecedented... Tiffany Li, 31, is backed by a consortium of people tied to her mother who have raised $4 million cash and pledged $61 million in San Francisco Bay Area property.
"06.04.2017 12:34:35" edmontonsun.com Barnes: McLellan's coaching job shouldn't be overlooked Todd McLellan sends a Hart Trophy favourite over the boards 25 times a game, every game, a luxury afforded few other National Hockey League head... Oiler centre Mark Letestu said McLellan has also been good at "managing all the different personalities" in the dressing room.
"06.04.2017 05:00:00" edmontonsun.com Kicker trades tee for hack during world curling championship As far as physicality goes, sports don't come more polar opposite than football and curling. It wasn't until his pro football career began in 2007 that he began to appreciate its subtle intricacies.
"06.04.2017 04:30:00" edmontonsun.com Terry Jones: Daily Planet, Canada has chance to run the table It had never been done. Not once. Not by anyone. Gushue has become an absolute runaway locomotive here so far this year.
"06.04.2017 04:00:00" edmontonsun.com RCMP: Toronto man joined ISIS The RCMP says they've charged a man for allegedly leaving Canada to join Islamic State militants. His arrest was part of the Mounties' “extensive” Project Sachet anti-terror campaign.
"06.04.2017 03:00:00" edmontonsun.com Father of boy missing for 20 years pleads guilty to manslaughter The father of a Hawaii boy who went missing 20 years ago pleaded guilty to manslaughter Wednesday in a deal with prosecutors that requires him to provide answers about where the child's body is located. Prosecutors do not believe Jaylin Kema knows where the boy's body is, Damerville said. Prosecutors believe he died from septic shock from not getting medical care.
"06.04.2017 02:30:00" edmontonsun.com More than 400 collective bargaining agreements will expire in 2017 For Alberta's NDP government and the province's unions, 2017 will be the year of bargaining. Alberta's unions have waited more than four decades for a labour-friendly party like the NDP to take power and now that their wish has come true, the province's financial state has put the government "between the devil and the deep blue sea," said Ron
"06.04.2017 02:13:18" edmontonsun.com Overhaul planned for $1-billion Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped system A program supporting Alberta's severely handicapped is getting overhauled to deal with problems plaguing the $1-billion system. It's the first major shake-up of AISH since an MLA review in 2004. Some improvements were underway before the auditor general's report, but his recommendations gave government a focus and a timeline.
"06.04.2017 02:07:44" AISH is being overhauled
"06.04.2017 02:00:00" edmontonsun.com ISIS: Trump an 'ugly idiot' ISIS is slamming U.S. President Donald Trump as an “ugly idiot” and chortled that America is “drowning.” “There is no more evidence than the fact that you are being run by an ugly idiot who does not know what Syria or Iraq or Islam is.”
"06.04.2017 01:45:00" edmontonsun.com Teen cancer survivor uses wish to meet Ethiopian 'sister' Diagnosed with thyroid cancer two years ago at the age of 16, Edmonton's Isabel Schuppli is a typical bubbly teenager. "I had to be isolated from everyone alive," Schuppli said Wednesday. "I could talk to my family through Skype and phone, but I couldn't see them or any of my friends. It was hard to go through that alone."
"06.04.2017 01:41:29" Citizens invited to help British army soldiers train
"06.04.2017 01:30:00" edmontonsun.com Oilers fired up for first place showdown with Sharks SAN JOSE - A head-to-head showdown that will essentially determine home-ice advantage when these teams meet again in the first round of the playoffs? The stage is set for the new-look Oilers to show the world, and more specifically the San Jose Sharks, what they're made of.
"06.04.2017 00:30:00" edmontonsun.com Strathearn Heights wants $13M from city before construction The company behind a much-delayed Strathearn Heights redevelopment now wants the city to reimburse the cost of a $13-million pedestrian main street. Council's urban planning committee approved talks with the developer Wednesday.
"06.04.2017 00:04:31" edmontonsun.com 'All are dead now': Chemical attack kills 22 members of family The grief-stricken father cradled his 9-month-old twins, Aya and Ahmed, each in the crook of an arm. Stroking their hair, he choked back tears, mumbling, “Say goodbye, baby, say goodbye” to their lifeless bodies. The grief-stricken father cradled his 9-month-old twins, Aya and Ahmed, each in the crook of an arm. Stroking their hair, he choked back tears, mumbling, “Say goodbye, baby, say goodbye” to their lifeless bodies.
"05.04.2017 23:51:37" edmontonsun.com Premier Rachel Notley headed to China, Japan on first oversees-trade mission as premier Premier Rachel Notley is heading to China and Japan this month in her first overseas trip as premier. China is already Alberta's second-largest trading partner and, with its rapidly expanding middle class, the country has been the focus of multiple trade missions by Trade Minister Deron Bilous and Agriculture Minister Oneil Carlier.
"05.04.2017 23:30:00" edmontonsun.com Man found guilty of manslaughter for punch outside Whyte Ave bar that killed friend When the Hamza family arrived in Canada from Iraq in 2009, they'd already lost one son. Sarah Hamza said the death of her younger brother, who was fatally injured when he was punched and fell to the ground outside a Whyte Avenue bar, has shattered their Kyle Ashton, 22, was convicted of committing manslaughter on Wednesday in connection to the death of 24-year-old Raad Hamza.
"05.04.2017 22:56:09" edmontonsun.com Jones: Mexican curling fan gets trip of a lifetime Gabriel Fernandez is a self-proclaimed “crazy Mexican lady” from Guadalajara who fell in love with curling. There may not be a better story on the property at the Edmonton 2017 Ford Men's World Curling Championship, including the one being written on the ice by undefeated Brad Gushue of Canada, than “the crazy Mexican lady” in the stands.
"05.04.2017 20:28:06" edmontonsun.com Online backlash over Kendall Jenner Pepsi spot Model and Kardashian clan member Kendall Jenner's turn as a Pepsi-wielding protester has some on social media decrying the imagery as appropriation... It said it was “removing the content and halting any further rollout.”
"05.04.2017 19:47:26" edmontonsun.com City pledges to listen better, take the heat on controversial... Fix a problem in Prince Charles and racing traffic simply shifts one neighbourhood over.
"05.04.2017 18:17:26" edmontonsun.com New 'Alien: Covenant' trailer hints at dark ending for 'Prometheus'... If you're wondering, yes, John Denver does exist in space. It gets darker. A hologram is activated, which appears to show Shaw being restrained. At the end, a tentacle pierces her chest from behind.
"05.04.2017 18:01:03" edmontonsun.com Brian Jean says parents shouldn't be notified if kids a join... Wildrose Leader Brian Jean has reiterated that he doesn't think parents should be notified if their child joins a gay-straight alliance, in a... On Monday, Jean was even more unequivocal, saying he “absolutely” didn't think parents should be notified if their child joins a GSA.
"05.04.2017 17:44:41" edmontonsun.com Christine Girard, who won bronze in weightlifting at 2012 Games, closer... Canadian weightlifter Christine Girard appears one step closer to becoming an Olympic gold medallist. The IOC did not clarify in a release announcing the sanctions Wednesday how the medals would be redistributed.
"05.04.2017 17:11:38" edmontonsun.com Katy Perry shares 'hot' photo of herself online Katy Perry combats her insecurities by searching for “hot” images of herself online. “Was feeling insecure about my last two posts so,”
"05.04.2017 16:43:10" edmontonsun.com Kansas high school principal resigns after student journalists... Connor Balthazor, 17, was in the middle of study hall when he was called into a meeting with his high school newspaper adviser. "Everybody kept telling them, 'stop poking your nose where it doesn't belong,' newspaper adviser Emily Smith told The Post.
"05.04.2017 16:20:35" edmontonsun.com Netflix replaces star ratings with thumbs-up or thumbs-down system Netflix's video-streaming service is officially scrapping its familiar star-rating system, hoping to make it easier for its 94 million subscribers... Netflix believes its star system has been confusing to many people. The five stars allowed subscribers to tell Netflix whether they “hated,” ”didn't like,“ ”liked,“ ”really liked“ or ”loved“ a particular video.
"05.04.2017 16:10:42" edmontonsun.com Wildrose leader Brian Jean says notifying parents their kid is in a GSA... A lot of you probably remember Monday's
story. Jean's position: The letter Education Minister David Eggen sent to school boards saying parents should not be notified if their child joins a GSA was not helpful and was heavy-handed.
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"05.04.2017 15:35:39" Adult-only buildings Watch: Downtown parents launch new effort to ban adult-only buildings.
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"05.04.2017 15:08:25" edmontonsun.com Downtown parents seek to ban adults-only buildings There's a major fight brewing on the issue of adults-only buildings. Pushed by the courts, Alberta has agreed to review its human rights legislation to prevent age discrimination in housing before next January.
"05.04.2017 14:56:21" edmontonsun.com Sorry Justin Trudeau, but radical Islam is a problem In Justin Trudeau's Canada, if I mention the Islamist ties of Akbardzhon Dzhalilov, the 22-year-old suspected of carrying out the subway bombing... However, the case against radical Islam is straightforward enough to say this very un-Trudeau thing: Islam has a problem.
"05.04.2017 13:55:52" edmontonsun.com Suspected Syria gas attack kills dozens, including children BEIRUT — A suspected chemical attack in a town in Syria's rebel-held northern Idlib province killed dozens of people on Tuesday, opposition... The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said at least 58 people died, including 11 children
"05.04.2017 13:15:09" edmontonsun.com Russian officials arrest 6 for terrorism in wake of deadly St.... ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — As the residents of Russia's second-largest city try to regain their nerve in the wake of a fatal subway bombing,... There was no immediate information tying those arrested with the suspected bomber, identified as 22-year-old Akbardzhon Dhzalilov.
"05.04.2017 12:47:00" edmontonsun.com Higher oil prices mean Alberta economy could be shaking off slump,... The firming of oil prices means Alberta should have one of Canada's fastest-growing economies this year, BMO Financial Group chief economist... As long as we hold above $50, I think that's enough to stabilize the Alberta economy. I don't think that's enough to turn things around quickly."
"05.04.2017 12:31:48" edmontonsun.com Oilers fall 6-4 to playoff-missing Kings LOS ANGELES - On the bright side, it was actually kind of surprising that the Edmonton Oilers lost to the Los Angeles Kings Tuesday night. “We had some really good performances from some individuals and some quite poor ones. The ones at the poor end have to look at their game and evaluate what went right and when didn't."
"05.04.2017 12:10:40" edmontonsun.com Canada's curling dynamic duo leading the charge at worlds Mark Nichols has gone from all-star to all-world. Together, 2006 Olympic gold medalists Gushue and Nichols have been the double whammy that's resulted in Canada dominating the field at the Edmonton 2017 Ford World Curling Championship.
"05.04.2017 03:30:00" edmontonsun.com Edmonton doctor hopes to remove stigma around men's urinary problems Men don't talk about men's health problems, and they especially don't talk about problems peeing. "Men's health problems don't get talked about ... Once the stigma's gone, it all comes out."
"05.04.2017 02:40:18" edmontonsun.com Oilers captain McDavid disappointed he can't be in the Olympics Every shinny-playing kid in Canada who watched Sidney Crosby score the golden goal in Vancouver dreamed of one day being the centrepiece of our Olympic hockey team. “The Olympics was always something I looked forward to. Hockey was the biggest sport there, I think. I'm little biased, but if you look at those great moments like Sid, those are the goals you dream of scoring as a kid and to not have that opportunity is
"04.04.2017 21:34:15" edmontonsun.com Northland School Division to have elected board this fall, seven years after it was dissolved The Northland School Division is a step closer to having an elected school board, seven years after it was dissolved due to flagging test scores and chronic absenteeism in the district. The government introduced a bill Tuesday that will let voters in the district elect their first batch of trustees in the municipal election this fall.
"04.04.2017 20:02:26" Lions Leaving WATCH: TransEd crews remove the decorative lions from the Harbin Gate in preparation for construction of the Valley Line LRT.
"04.04.2017 19:10:16" edmontonsun.com Wildrose slams NDP's 'toxic disrespect' for FOIP, proposes changes Wildrose says the government is operating under a veil
of secrecy, and its The NDP has introduced sunshine lists detailing the pay of public employees, including those at agencies, boards and commissions, and average FOIP wait times have decreased under the current administration.
"04.04.2017 18:45:11" edmontonsun.com Community map aims to fix City Hall blind spots on public engagement From mom's groups to mosques – Edmonton and
university officials have compiled a list of all
organizations connected to any one neighbourhood... "The effort is to reach as many people as possible."
"04.04.2017 17:59:08" edmontonsun.com Edmonton real estate on the uptick with more homes, sales rising Edmonton's housing market is unfurling from a winter
freeze, with more homes to choose from and sales
picking up steam, show the latest numbers. New listings jumped to 3, 080, up 26.7 per cent from February and 1.4 per cent from March of last year.
"04.04.2017 17:56:03" The Edmonton Sun's cover photo TransEd crews remove the decorative lions from the Harbin Gate, near 97 Street and 102 Avenue, in Edmonton Tuesday April 4, 2017. The lions and Gate are being removed in preparation for construction of the Valley Line LRT. Photo by David Bloom
"04.04.2017 17:01:33" edmontonsun.com Edmonton couple win their third lottery; taking home $8.1 million in... As the saying goes, third time's a charm. In 1989, Douglas shared in a $128,000 Lotto 6/49 win with four of his friends. And in 2010, the Finks both shared in a $100,000 Extra prize together.
"04.04.2017 16:20:26" Timeline Photos Be sure to ENTER to be selected as a qualifier at this years' Edmonton Motorshow where you could win a 2017 JEEP CHEROKEE! Click here to ENTER http://bit.ly/1xf83gw
"04.04.2017 16:15:11" driving.ca Rolling the dice on a spotless Porsche is a dream come true I had a teenage crush, and there was no way was I getting on a plane back to Toronto without a Porsche key in my pocket driving.ca: When your brain turns into mush, you're done. You're heading home with your dream car, even if a used Porsche is a stupid idea. #autos
"04.04.2017 15:52:59" edmontonsun.com Trudeau is nickel-and-diming Canadians to death Justin Trudeau just made your life more expensive. And he couldn't care less. Guest column from Rona Ambrose: "Trudeau can't control his spending, and he's finding lots of ways to make you pay for it"
"04.04.2017 15:20:08" edmontonsun.com 'Pink Star' diamond auctioned for record $71.2M in Hong Kong HONG KONG — A stunning 59.6 carat diamond known as the “Pink Star” sold for $71.2 million at a Sotheby's auction Tuesday in Hong Kong, setting a... The gem is the largest flawless fancy vivid pink diamond ever graded by the Gemological Institute of America.
"04.04.2017 14:46:18" 150th birthday platter Bill Nestor along with other members of Edmonton's Woodturners have created a large-scale commemorative platter in honour of Canada's 150th birthday. Its large size made it a very difficult piece to create.
"04.04.2017 14:30:49" edmontonsun.com 'Too old' grandma barred from Alabama high school prom: 'Safety of... In a statement to "Inside Edition," Eufaula City Schools principal Steve Hawkins said the prom attendees must be 20 years old or younger, and he... #LetNannyGoToProm
"04.04.2017 14:09:57" edmontonsun.com Suspected Syria gas attack kills dozens, including children BEIRUT — A suspected chemical attack in a town in Syria's rebel-held northern Idlib province killed dozens of people on Tuesday, opposition... The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group put the death toll from the gas attack at 58, saying there were 11 children among the dead.
"04.04.2017 13:49:49" edmontonsun.com Edmonton Oilers forward Milan Lucic ramping up his game as NHL playoffs... If you've been following the improbable Edmonton Oilers run to the playoffs, it's all Connor this, Connor that, with the odd “how about that... If the Oilers hope to go deeper than one round in the playoffs, Lucic — and by extension his second-line players Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Jordan Eberle — have to take the heat off McDavid, Draisaitl and Maroon and their 84 combined goals.
"04.04.2017 13:22:21" edmontonsun.com Why do McDavid and Draisaitl fit so well together? The stars have obviously aligned for Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl, who are both on 10-game point streaks that have seen them combined for 37... “Connor's speed and Leon's passing ability, you've got Leon who can slow the game down and Connor who speeds it up. That makes it tough for the opposition to judge what's coming at them.”
"04.04.2017 13:06:02" edmontonsun.com Edmonton civic election planning ramps up The City of Edmonton's website now has all the
information armchair politicians need to make a run
for their own civic seat. The next municipal election is slated for Oct. 16.
"04.04.2017 12:45:09" edmontonsun.com St. Petersburg subway explosion death toll climbs to 14 A bomb blast tore through a subway train in Russia's second-largest city Monday, killing 11 people and injuring about 40 as President Vladimir... Russia's health minister on Tuesday raised the death toll from 11 to 14 and said 49 people were still hospitalized.
"04.04.2017 12:30:04" edmontonsun.com Ethics probe clears former Alberta premier Redford again in tobacco lawsuit Another investigation has cleared former Alberta
premier Alison Redford of wrongdoing on how she
selected a law firm to sue tobacco companies... Redford was Alberta's justice minister in 2010 when she chose a consortium of law firms that included a company that employed her former husband.
"04.04.2017 12:14:13" edmontonsun.com Save Trump's tweets: National Archives to White House WASHINGTON — The National Archives and Records Administration has told the White House to keep each of President Donald Trump's tweets, even those... How will history remember Trump's tweets?
"04.04.2017 04:00:00" edmontonsun.com Gunter: NDP meddling draws concerns Last week, when I wrote that it looked like the Notley government was about to start treating the Heritage Trust fund as its own “green” slush fund, I was accused by the NDP of “idle speculation.” "We have a government desperate to make its climate plan work and desperate for money. Meanwhile, there is a $17-billion fund, effectively owned by the government, just waiting to be drained."
"04.04.2017 03:30:00" edmontonsun.com PC house leader Ric McIver uses apology to knock NDP for curtailing free speech Progressive Conservative house leader Ric McIver was forced to apologize to the legislature Monday, but used it as an opportunity to take a swipe at the NDP. Speaker Robert Wanner interrupted McIver six times as the Calgary-Hays MLA spoke, instructing McIver not to use his apology to make a political point.
"04.04.2017 03:00:00" edmontonsun.com Humane society mock investigations teach Edmontonians about animal cruelty An interactive exhibit at Edmonton Humane Society is teaching Edmontonians how to spot animals in need of help. "We rely on the public to be our eyes and ears in the community."
"04.04.2017 02:00:00" edmontonsun.com Public washrooms on trailers could address Rogers Place playoff demand: Edmonton officials Downtown residents dealing with smelly back alleys after Rogers Place concerts and Edmonton Oilers games might soon see relief. "There's an urgency where issues are most acute. ... I don't want to wait a year for a strategy."
"04.04.2017 01:00:00" edmontonsun.com Violent sex offender wants charges stayed because of remand centre treatment, lengthy court case A 45-day hearing to determine the fate of a man with a long history of violent and sexual offences began Monday with an adjournment. Lance David Blanchard, 59, was found guilty in December of dragging a 27-year-old woman into his apartment and sexually assaulting her at knifepoint, before stabbing her in the hand as she defended herself.
"04.04.2017 00:05:57" edmontonsun.com Alberta parents not to be told if children join gay-straight alliances: education minister Education Minister David Eggen told school boards Monday not to notify parents if their child joins a gay- straight alliance. "We have heard loud and clear from students that GSAs ... save lives. I ask all of you to support students in the establishment of these groups if they are choosing to form them."
"03.04.2017 22:27:40" edmontonsun.com Plans for Misericordia emergency department 'modernization' revealed Monday Details on upgrades to Edmonton's Misericordia Hospital are slated to be revealed later Monday morning. “Modernization of the hospital will be an ongoing project and additional money will be invested in the years ahead."
"03.04.2017 19:48:53" edmontonsun.com Call for sexual harassment investigation into Fox News host Bill... An attorney for a former Fox News contributor is calling for an independent investigation of sexual harassment allegations against host Bill O'Reilly. Lisa Bloom represents Wendy Walsh, a former Fox News contributor who says she lost a segment on The O'Reilly Factor after she refused to go to O'Reilly's bedroom following a 2013 dinner in Los Angeles.
"03.04.2017 19:18:36" edmontonsun.com Local boxer Mrdjenovich set to soar to new heights with Edmonton Oilers'... Eight world boxing championships; another world featherweight championship bout set near Paris on May 18 against Gabrielle Anand, a foe Jelena... After more than 15 years of working hard, winning important honours and receiving few of the plaudits that usually tie themselves to excellence, Jelena is about to get the recognition that a growing number believe she has deserved for many years.
"03.04.2017 18:26:56" edmontonsun.com Edmonton questions provincial ban on eating, drinking in legislature plaza Ketchup stains on pure white concrete – city
councillors agreed to help lobby the provincial
legislature to open their pristine new plaza to... "There is a zero tolerance policy imposed on this plaza that restricts activities such as eating, drinking, selling alcohol, busking."
"03.04.2017 17:47:03" edmontonsun.com New Saks off-price store opening in Edmonton Edmonton will be home to a second Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th off-price satellite store Thursday when a new outlet opens at the Skyview Power Centre. Saks, owned by the Hudson's Bay Co., opened its first Edmonton Off 5th outlet last September at South Edmonton Common.
"03.04.2017 17:13:59" edmontonsun.com School zone signs going up at 22 junior high schools in Edmonton School zone signs are going up around junior high schools as the city prepares for the start of the 2017-2018 school year. A friendly reminder not to speed in school zones.
"03.04.2017 16:50:54" edmontonsun.com RCMP probe double homicide in Village of Chipman, east of Edmonton The bodies of two men were found inside a home in
Chipman on Sunday night in what Alberta Mounties are
treating as a double homicide. One man has been taken into police custody but no charges have been laid.
"03.04.2017 16:36:35" edmontonsun.com Drunk pilot who appeared to pass out in cockpit to be sentenced today An airline pilot who was so drunk he appeared to pass out in the cockpit before takeoff will be sentenced in Calgary today. Miroslav Gronych pleaded guilty last month to having care and control of an aircraft while he had a blood alcohol level that was three times the legal limit.
"03.04.2017 16:04:04" edmontonsun.com Tragically Hip played off at the Juno Awards and fans freak Note to the Juno Awards: When the Tragically Hip are onstage accepting a win for Group of the Year, don't play them off. “I want to shout out to Gord Downie and I want —,” he continued before his microphone was cut.
"03.04.2017 15:40:32" edmontonsun.com Pancake-eating contest ends in tragedy at Sacred Heart HARTFORD, Conn. — A 20-year-old Connecticut college student whose father was killed in the Sept. 11 attacks has died after choking during a... Officials say the contest was part of a fraternities and sororities event.
"03.04.2017 15:15:07" driving.ca Do you really know if your child is safely strapped in? A mother got caught in the middle of a debate after posting photos of her child, strapped in and being held upside down in a car seat driving.ca: It's not rocket science, but there are a few things to remember when you're dealing with child seats. #autos
"03.04.2017 15:02:56" edmontonsun.com Smoking out 'pothibition' Maybe one day Marc and Jodie Emery will be on a postage stamp. As opposed to in jail. When pot is as easy to buy as booze, will gangs still wage murderous turf wars over it? No more than there are still Al Capones shooting each other over moonshine.
"03.04.2017 14:26:44" First agricultural land preserve Clarence Visser, 89 and his son Doug, are hoping make their land the first agricultural land preserve in the Edmonton area and preserve the farm, old growth forest and community outreach centre from possible road construction in Edmonton
"03.04.2017 14:03:30" edmontonsun.com Mill Creek Ravine bridges may get an upgrade The historical trestle bridges in Mill Creek Ravine might get a facelift. The bridges, which were used by trains in the 1900s and then converted for pedestrian use in the 1970s, have become weathered over time.
"03.04.2017 13:40:05" edmontonsun.com McDavid to Draisaitl is like money in the bank in overtime So when Connor McDavid was ripping down the left side with sidekick Leon Draisaitl on a two-on-one jailbreak against Anaheim Ducks defenceman... “I already had one leg over the bench,” said Lucic. “I knew it was going in, not to sound cocky or arrogant."
"03.04.2017 13:23:53" edmontonsun.com WrestleMania 33: Hardy Boyz make triumphant return A weekend of feel-good returns and feel-good moments never felt better than on Sunday when the legendary Hardy Boyz made their World Wrestling... The emotional weekend never felt better than on Sunday when the legendary Hardy Boyz made their World Wrestling Entertainment return, some seven years after leaving WWE.
"03.04.2017 13:05:04" edmontonsun.com St. Petersburg subway explosion kills 10: Reports An explosion rocked a subway station in St. Petersburg, Russia Monday afternoon, leaving close to a dozen injured, according to reports. All subway stations closed in Russia; evacuations underway.
"03.04.2017 12:57:45" edmontonsun.com Farmer forgoes millions to preserve agricultural gift for Edmonton Doug Visser is taking the final steps to create a permanent gift for Edmonton in his struggle to protect quality farmland and an old growth forest... "Just the generosity and the land ethic. The opportunity is here now, and if people get behind it, it's going to happen."
"03.04.2017 12:34:52" edmontonsun.com Consolidation could mean school closures Closing Lauderdale, Calder and Sherwood elementary schools is part of proposed public school consolidation plans devised by groups tasked with... “It's a contentious issue. It's an emotional issue. It's going to be virtually impossible to come up with a decision that maybe most people are going to be happy with."
"03.04.2017 12:18:34" edmontonsun.com Jayme Pasieka went on a murderous rampage and his victims' families may... Walking into the prisoner's box on the day he was to be handed a life sentence, Jayme Pasieka smiled. "Are you sad? Are you angry? Are you happy? Are you even aware of the chaos you created? "
"03.04.2017 05:00:00" edmontonsun.com Cam Talbot in good company alongside Grant Fuhr in Oilers single-season wins It took Edmonton Oilers goalie Cam Talbot 70 games to win his 40th and tie Grant Fuhr's single-season mark set 29 years ago. Fuhr played 75 games that season because Andy Moog had balked at signing a new deal and went to play for Canada's '1988 Olympic “Congrats, Cam,” Fuhr posted to Twitter on Saturday. "And I look forward to watching you get No. 41."
"03.04.2017 04:43:48" Mill Creek Ravine bridges
"03.04.2017 04:00:00" edmontonsun.com Edmonton's Ruth B wins her first Juno Edmonton songwriter Ruth B won her first Juno award, for Breakthrough Artist of the Year, on Sunday. Edmonton songwriter Ruth B won her first Juno award, for Breakthrough Artist of the Year, on Sunday.
"03.04.2017 03:00:00" edmontonsun.com Consolidation could mean school closures Closing Lauderdale, Calder and Sherwood elementary schools is part of proposed public school consolidation plans devised by groups tasked with crafting a solution to half-empty, aging schools. None of the plans have yet been approved by the school board or received funding from the provincial government.
"03.04.2017 02:17:23" edmontonsun.com Daily Planet: Gushue getting lay of the frozen land Figure out ice fast. Check. The team curled 92 per cent and skip Gushue threw a perfect 100 per cent game.
"03.04.2017 01:40:22" edmontonsun.com Oilers and expectations growing at hellacious pace If head coach Todd McLellan is to be believed, the Pacific Division-leading Oilers are still a growth team. "I still believe we're a growth team and we're showing it every night. We continue to grow," McLellan said after the thrilling 3-2 overtime win over the Ducks on Saturday.
"03.04.2017 01:01:19" edmontonsun.com Mill Creek Ravine bridges may get an upgrade The historical trestle bridges in Mill Creek Ravine might get a facelift. An environmental impact assessment and site location study conducted in the summer of 2016 recommended the three bridges require rehabilitation and two glue-laminated bridges also need replacement.
"02.04.2017 23:58:45" edmontonsun.com Naya Rivera and David Spade pool photos spark dating rumours Naya Rivera has been snapped cuddling up to comedian David Spade in a swimming pool in Hawaii. The former Glee actress appears to have struck up an unexpected romance with the 52-year-old comedian, according to pictures published by ETOnline on Friday.
"02.04.2017 23:09:19" edmontonsun.com 'Boss Baby' trumps 'Beauty and the Beast' at the box office The taskmaster toddler of “Boss Baby” dethroned Disney's “Beauty and the Beast” at the box office with a $49 million debut, handing its star Alec Baldwin what President Donald Trump might call a “huge” no. 1 opening. Paramount Pictures suffered another The DreamWorks Animation release from 20th Century Fox, starring Baldwin as a suit-clad baby, narrowly edged out the previous two-week leader, according to studio estimates Sunday.
"02.04.2017 22:12:48" edmontonsun.com Expect the unexpected with 2017 Blue Jays Before we consider the expectations for the Blue Jays in 2017, let us pause for a moment to acknowledge that, in April, no one has any idea what they are talking about. There is not a long line of prospects at the clubhouse door just waiting for their chance should someone in the major-league lineup falter. There's not even a small line.
"02.04.2017 21:43:03" edmontonsun.com From rural Alberta to Dubai camel dairy: Wetaskiwin company heads east Giant, red bins trundling out of a Wetaskiwin manufacturing plant are forming an unlikely bond between rural Alberta and the world's first fully integrated camel dairy. With around 100 workers, it's one of Wetaskiwin's largest employers, but it goes quietly about its business cutting, welding, buffing and painting each piece of equipment by hand before being exported to 47 countries across the globe.
"02.04.2017 21:14:48" edmontonsun.com Trudeau's corporate welfare hurts middle class Just 10% of Canadians believe Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's recent budget will help the middle class, according to a recent poll by Forum Research. From the start, there was a strong hint a hoax was afoot – Trudeau's dishonestly-named “middle class tax cut.”
"02.04.2017 19:23:20" The Edmonton Sun's cover photo Edmonton Oilers Leon Draisaitl (29) and Connor McDavid (97) celebrate the game winning goal on the the Anaheim Ducks during overtime period NHL action at Rogers Place, in Edmonton April 1, 2017. The Oilers won 3-2 in overtime. Photo by Amber Bracken
"02.04.2017 19:18:04" edmontonsun.com Editorial: Notley's attacks on Wall are a bit rich Since she escalated her war of words with
Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall this week, Alberta
Premier Rachel Notley has been mocking her... Budget balancing is a moving target for the Notley clan. All they will say is they intend to bleed red ink for another six or seven years. In other words, while belittling Wall's plan, Notley in fact has no plan of her own. None.
"02.04.2017 18:46:08" edmontonsun.com No question Russia meddled in U.S. election: U.S. ambassador Nikki Haley The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations says there's no question Russia was involved in the U.S. presidential election and that the actions of... “We don't want any country involved in our elections, ever,” Nikki Haley said in an interview aired Sunday on ABC's This Week.
"02.04.2017 18:08:08" edmontonsun.com Two inmates injured in assaults at Edmonton Institution The Edmonton Institution is on lockdown after two
inmates were assaulted Saturday afternoon. Paramedics took two prisoners to hospital from the maximum security prison in northeast Edmonton following an altercation.
"02.04.2017 16:41:29" edmontonsun.com Coach of the year candidate Todd McLellan hits 700-game mark On a team that could finish first in its division, will likely have an Art Ross winner and deserves to have a Hart Trophy winner, the players... Todd McLellan, who coached his 700th regular season NHL game Saturday night, is just two years into his five-year contract with the Edmonton Oilers and the results are already obvious.
"02.04.2017 16:11:29" edmontonsun.com Underaged soldier made his way to Vimy Ridge: grandson of war vet Southwest of Vimy Ridge in northern France,
next to a four-lane highway and surrounded by
a checkerboard expanse of farmland, lies the
Nine... Douglas was one of more than 300 soldiers killed in the fortnight before the Canadian assault on the German stronghold.
"02.04.2017 15:36:05" edmontonsun.com Edmonton Transit to ask to partner with Uber or taxis Edmonton Transit will ask council for permission to
explore partnerships with Uber or other taxi and
ridesharing companies as part of its shift... In other North American cities, subsidizing Uber rides has proven cheaper than building park-and-ride lots or running half-empty buses.
"02.04.2017 14:37:31" edmontonsun.com Barnes: McDavid the catalyst as Oilers jump ahead of Ducks Wayne Gretzky wore his fair share of ill-fitting hair shirts
over the years, particularly in the playoffs. This McDavid kid is pretty good, eh?
"02.04.2017 14:24:31" edmontonsun.com Wrestling's coming out party The old joke went: What has 10 teeth? Wrestlemania 33 is being held Sunday in Orlando, Fla., and it's worth remembering how far the antics in the squared circle have come.
"02.04.2017 04:00:00" edmontonsun.com Gilbert Baker, creator of gay pride rainbow flag, dies at 65 The creator of the rainbow flag that has become a widely recognized symbol of gay rights has died at age 65. According to Baker's website, he taught himself to sew and began making banners for gay and anti-war marches, creating the rainbow flag in 1978.
"02.04.2017 03:30:00" edmontonsun.com Prince Jackson gets leg tattoo of dad Michael Prince Jackson has got himself a permanent reminder of his late father Michael in the form of a massive leg tattoo. In the portrait, the Jackson is wearing a black-and-red fedora, glitter gloves, a red shirt, black tie, suspenders, trousers and shoes, as well as a black jacket with red armband, which son Blanket wore a version of to the memorial concert for the late
"02.04.2017 03:00:00" edmontonsun.com Swiss misses give Canada opening game victory Michel Riesen was the original 'Swiss Miss' in Edmonton. The rocks are World Curling Federation rocks, not the usual Curling Canada rocks used for the Brier and other major events in this nation.
"02.04.2017 02:30:00" edmontonsun.com Flyers' Neuvirth stretchered off ice after collapsing in crease Flyers goalie Michal Neuvirth left Saturday night's game against the New Jersey Devils early in the first period after collapsing in his crease being carted off the ice on a stretcher. Neuvirth, making his 28th appearance of the season and first since March 25, appeared to be unconscious for a brief time, but began moving his arms and legs and sat up in his crease before being placed on a stretcher.
"02.04.2017 02:00:00" edmontonsun.com TAIT: April is meaningful for Albertans with disabilities The fourth month of the year, April, seems to have meaningful significance for Albertans with disabilities — for me, both personally and professionally. Conversations are opened up. Disability becomes an agenda item, rather than not being considered.
"02.04.2017 00:30:34" edmontonsun.com Curling fans flock to Northlands for Ford World Men's Curling Championship With crowds of people walking around with beer, and hot dogs at the Northlands Coliseum you'd think there was an Oilers game on. But no. The championship keeps sweeping from April 1-9 at Northlands Coliseum and you can get tickets at curling.ca
"01.04.2017 23:24:20" edmontonsun.com Fraser Report: Math improving More than a dozen elementary schools in Edmonton have shown significant improvement on Grade 6 math provincial achievement tests, at a time when numeracy is a growing concern in the education system. Tammy Leslie, an elementary math consultant for the Edmonton Catholic School District (ECSD), said schools are already using data to inform their decisions, and research has shown improving math literacy goes far beyond memorization.
"01.04.2017 23:13:50" Timeline Photos Joint expos at Northlands! The tattoo and arts and the cannabis and hemp expo http://www.edmontonsun.com/2017/04/01/tattoo-and-cannabis-expos-held-at-northlands #yeg
"01.04.2017 22:46:47" edmontonsun.com Man breaks Guinness World Record for most hamburgers eaten in a minute Filipino Ricardo Asked how he felt after breaking the record, Francisco shouted, "Still hungry!"
"01.04.2017 21:10:03" edmontonsun.com Woman charged with second-degree murder in stabbing death A 25-year-old woman is charged with second-degree murder after a young woman was stabbed to death early Friday morning.Edmonton police have charged... Edmonton police have charged Megan Loos, 25, with second-degree murder and possession of an offensive weapon, the force said in a press release Saturday.
"01.04.2017 15:05:35" We're almost there Edmonton.
"01.04.2017 14:46:12" edmontonsun.com Drone photo radar to enforce speeds from the sky Edmonton speeders, you'd better look up. Sources tell the Sun that the office of traffic safety will be creating a new division to manage the drone program, as part of the city's Vision Zero program.
"01.04.2017 05:00:00" edmontonsun.com Man shot by police in northeast Edmonton on Thursday recovering in hospital A 35-year-old man who was shot by Edmonton police underwent surgery and remains in stable condition in hospital, says Alberta's police watchdog. The Alberta Serious Incident Response Team (ASIRT) has launched an investigation into the Thursday evening shooting in northeast Edmonton.
"01.04.2017 04:00:00" edmontonsun.com Jones: Brad Gushue relishes shot at world men's curling title on home soil The Bally Haly is Newfoundland's oldest golf and curling club located on the edge of downtown St. John's with a view of the Cabot Tower and the Atlantic Ocean. The skip already had Brad Gushue Crescent, Team Gushue Highway, Team Gushue Recreation Centre (with a hockey rink, a baseball field and three soccer fields), a Team Gushue Scholarship and a playground named after him in St. John's after winning the
"01.04.2017 03:30:00" edmontonsun.com Alberta political parties shed their deficits The provincial budget may be soaked in red ink, but Alberta's political parties are back in the black after running deficits last year. Overall, the Wildrose Party is in the best position financially, with $379,000 in net assets, compared to the NDP with $281,000 in net liabilities and the PCs, who have $450,000 in liabilities.
"01.04.2017 03:05:10" edmontonsun.com Service dogs to be allowed to be trained outside of an official facility Before her service dog came into her life, an Edmonton woman said symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder kept her trapped in her house, isolated and unable to participate in society. As of Saturday, new regulations will allow dogs to be trained outside of approved assistance dog organizations and take a standardized test to become officially certified, hopefully increasing the number of service dogs that can be trained at one time.
"01.04.2017 02:53:08" edmontonsun.com Guilty plea from former firefighter in arson cases, including CN trestle bridge blaze near Mayerthorpe A former volunteer firefighter has pleaded guilty to four counts of arson in 18 fires, including the CN trestle bridge near Mayerthorpe that burned in April 2016. Because of the intensity of the fire, Lac St. Anne County and provincial forest firefighters were called in to help. An air tanker and a helicopter were also used to fight the blaze.
"01.04.2017 02:34:31" edmontonsun.com 11-year sentence for woman who killed her mother with a hammer An Edmonton woman diagnosed with schizophrenia was sentenced Friday to more than 11 years behind bars for beating her mother to death with a hammer. With credit for pretrial custody, Kirsten Lamb, 33, will serve just two years in prison before spending another three years on probation.
"01.04.2017 01:44:47" edmontonsun.com How do you stop the Oilers three-headed monster? How do you stop a three-headed, six-armed, 643-pound monster? Together, Edmonton's top line of Patrick Maroon, Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl have become one of the most feared trios in hockey, merging their styles into one giant super power that has already combined for 82 goals this season.
"01.04.2017 00:39:05" edmontonsun.com Tip hotline opened in Dylan Koshman case Edmonton city police opened a telephone hotline Friday to help gather information into the disappearance of Dylan Koshman more than eight years ago. Staff Sgt. Duane Hunter said members from homicide, missing persons and historical homicide sections were continuing to investigate the "suspicious circumstances behind Koshman's disappearance."
"31.03.2017 22:37:39" edmontonsun.com Sylvester Stallone recalls selling his dog to buy food in heartfelt throwback photos Sylvester Stallone reminisced about owning just two pairs of pants and hole-filled shoes when he started out in Hollywood. Butkus has been a fixture in Sly's life for many years. But when he was a penniless wannabe actor, he had to resort to selling his beloved pooch so he had enough money to live on.
"31.03.2017 21:19:03" edmontonsun.com McDonald's Canada says jobs site hacked, 95,000 applicants compromised McDonald's Canada says the jobs section of its website has been hacked, compromising the personal information of about 95,000 applicants over the... The site doesn't collect social insurance numbers, banking information or health information, McDonald's said in a statement.
"31.03.2017 18:53:05" edmontonsun.com Mayhem in Chicago: Mom watches two sons shot dead A Chicago mother watched in horror Thursday afternoon as her two sons were gunned down at a South Shore restaurant. When the gun smoke cleared by nightfall, seven lay dead following three shootings in the span of 12 hours, the Chicago Sun-Times reported.
"31.03.2017 17:55:55" edmontonsun.com Police investigate after stabbing in northwest Edmonton Edmonton police are investigating the death of a 21-year-old woman as a homicide after an overnight stabbing.Northwest division officers responded... Paramedics transported the woman to hospital, where she later died.
"31.03.2017 17:05:44" Timeline Photos Video of 'stoned' Gunnar the dog at the vet after he ate a joint during his walk http://www.edmontonsun.com/2017/03/31/video-of-stoned-pooch-dealing-with-buzz-goes-viral #yeg
"31.03.2017 16:24:22" Rachel Notley warns Brad Wall against trying to 'steal' busine... Emma Graney breaks down the spat between Alberta and Saskatchewan Premiers.
"31.03.2017 15:45:08" driving.ca Sibling Rivalry: 2017 Chrysler Pacifica vs. Dodge Grand Caravan Despite the popularity of SUVs, there's no doubt that a minivan is the most versatile and best-suited vehicle for a family – but which to choose? driving.ca car review: The Chrysler Pacifica's biggest problem? That the Dodge Grand Caravan still exists. #autos
"31.03.2017 15:33:21" edmontonsun.com University of Alberta engineering students unveil new and improved eco-cars Meet Alice and Sofie, eco-cars at the University of Alberta.Both hydrogen fuel cell cars are small and black. They travel at about 30 kilometres... They travel at about 30 kilometres per hour and have 3D-printed steering wheels with touch screens.
"31.03.2017 14:39:14" edmontonsun.com Chiarelli looks back on what will be for the Oilers It was a night when Connor 'First Star' McDavid might have sealed the deal on both the Art Ross and Hart Trophies, Todd McLellan on the Jack Adams... The Oilers, as they head into their final five games of the season, have clearly become a team you don't want to play in the playoffs.
"31.03.2017 14:15:11" edmontonsun.com Tarantulas added to Royal Alberta Museum collection Alberta's own Spider-Man is tickled after ensnaring 17 hairy tarantulas. The arachnids, which are being added to the museum's collection of 25 tarantulas, were donated after their owner could no longer care for them.
"31.03.2017 13:21:28" edmontonsun.com GUNTER: Premier Rachel Notley has made Alberta companies low-hanging fruit Premier Rachel Notley, is upset that the premier next door, Saskatchewan's Brad Wall, is trying to lure Alberta companies away to his province. I wish Wall hadn't sent his letters. It seems a bit unneighbourly. A true friend wouldn't kick us when we're down.
"31.03.2017 04:43:47" edmontonsun.com Officer-involved shooting in northeast Edmonton leaves one man in hospital Police taped off a large area in northeast Edmonton near 128 Avenue and 52 Street Thursday evening.A witness said he heard a gunshot and saw a man being taken away on a stretcher.Tony Yar owns a tattoo shop on 52 Street, but said he was at home when his One man was in hospital in stable condition after an officer-involved shooting Thursday evening in northeast Edmonton.
"31.03.2017 02:56:07" National Post Music A Throwback to when Wintersleep performed 'Amerika' in our National Post music studio.
#NPMusic The JUNO Awards #npsessions
"31.03.2017 01:00:03" edmontonsun.com Roger Daltrey: 'Dead dog' would have beaten Hillary Clinton Roger Daltrey says “a dead dog” would have beaten Hillary Clinton in the U.S. presidential election. The British singer also is speaking in favour of his country's move to leave the European Union.
"31.03.2017 00:30:03" edmontonsun.com GUNTER: Premier Rachel Notley has made Alberta companies low-hanging fruit Premier Rachel Notley, is upset that the premier next door, Saskatchewan's Brad Wall, is trying to lure Alberta companies away to his province. Of course, if Notley retaliated to Wall's letters by throwing up trade barriers to Saskatchewan companies, she definitely would be in violation of the NWP.
"30.03.2017 23:00:04" edmontonsun.com Brad Pitt screen tested for 'Deadpool 2's' Cable Brad Pitt had to pass on playing superhero Cable in the Deadpool sequel due to scheduling issues. Now Deadpool 2 director David Leitch has confirmed Brad was interested in making his Marvel debut alongside Ryan Reynolds - and he even screen tested for the role, but the timing of the production just didn't work out.
"30.03.2017 22:30:00" edmontonsun.com Stolen puppy rescued by dogged determined detectives A routine traffic stop on a stolen car led Edmonton police to locate a stolen puppy.On March 15, police said a woman was heading into a grocery store near 115 Street and Kingsway Avenue with her dog Bella, a six-month-old Stafford Bull Terrier Before heading into the store, the owner tied Bella up to a nearby picnic table, police said, while she quickly grabbed a few groceries. But when the owner returned, only a fraction of Bella's leash was attached to the table.
"30.03.2017 22:00:34" edmontonsun.com RCMP officer facing sexual assault charges involving two women Alberta's police watchdog plans to release new information about three investigations involving the RCMP Thursday afternoon.The Alberta Serious Incident Response Team (ASIRT) described the investigations as serious and sensitive in a Thursday press Alberta's police watchdog plans to release new information about three investigations involving the RCMP Thursday afternoon.
"30.03.2017 20:17:09" National Post Music Get ready for the The JUNO Awards.
Watch some nominated artists that visited our music studio.
#npmusic #npsessions #cdnmusic
"30.03.2017 19:52:36" edmontonsun.com Rachel Notley warns Brad Wall against trying to 'steal' businesses from... Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall may have breached the New West trade partnership by trying to lure energy... While in Red Deer to announce a new courthouse for the city, Notley called Saskatchewan's actions unwise.
"30.03.2017 18:23:28" edmontonsun.com 'He only got 30 days for breaking someone's face'; Goalie who destroyed... A hockey goalie who destroyed another player's face with his stick is headed to jail. “I can't feel my face. It is numb. I get bad headaches. It is hard for me to sleep... The sentence was too lenient. It's an injustice. It's ridiculous.”
"30.03.2017 17:45:17" driving.ca Five acres of land – with more than 300 cars included – for sale in B.C. The owner lost count, but estimates approximately 340 vintage vehicles will be part of the deal driving.ca: This B.C. man is selling five acres of land. Oh, and he'll sweeten the deal with about 340 classic cars. That's not a typo. #ICYMI #autos
"30.03.2017 17:44:18" edmontonsun.com Florida man sentenced to five years for DUI crash that killed wife as... A Florida man has been sentenced to five years in prison following a booze-fuelled car wreck in 2014 that killed his wife as they had road sex. Matthew Notebaert, 33, told authorities he remembers his wife, Amanda, sitting on his lap before waking up inside their totaled vehicle beside her lifeless body.
"30.03.2017 17:13:11" edmontonsun.com Cam Tait: Every day I still think of my dad, who died 10 years ago this... We were one of the last vehicles that pulled out of the Jubilee Recreation Centre in Fort Saskatchewan just after 11:30 p.m., 10 years ago Thursday. You've told me a few stories about Grandpa but I'd like to know more.”
"30.03.2017 15:58:43" edmontonsun.com Vanna White, now 60, reflects on 1987 Playboy cover: 'I did something I... Since she first stepped onto the set of She remembered "going on 'Johnny Carson' and saying, 'I'm so sorry . . . I made a mistake, I'm sorry and I just hope I don't lose my job over it.'"
"30.03.2017 15:50:55" edmontonsun.com 'Wonder Woman' steals show at CinemaCon Wonder Woman is here to save the world,
and, possibly the future of Warner Bros.
DC Comics universe. It also marked Ben Affleck's first public appearance since acknowledging he'd recently completed rehab for alcohol addiction.
"30.03.2017 14:49:43" edmontonsun.com Cyclone Debbie leaves bull shark stranded on Australia road AYR, Australia — An Australian journalist covering flooding from Cyclone Debbie was shocked to come across a dead bull shark that was apparently... a flooded road and couldn't believe he came across a shark in a puddle. He says the shark is “the talk of the town” and many locals have turned out to touch it.
"30.03.2017 14:45:11" driving.ca Top two reasons your check engine light is on – and how to fix it There are plenty of triggers for your vehicle's check engine light, but here are the top two you should know about Check engine light leaving you stumped? driving.ca has a couple of ideas as to what's causing the problem. #autos
"30.03.2017 14:36:00" edmontonsun.com Thought lost, wax figures 'holy grail' of Star Trek fandom The starship Enterprise has a new five-
year mission: to boldly go and raise
money to help a quirky museum live long
and prosper. “It was either in a rich person's house and never seen again, or it was destroyed...nobody knew.”
"30.03.2017 14:34:30" edmontonsun.com Small business choked by red tape Edmonton sang his praises, then choked him in red tape – that's how Fawzy Abuamra feels after an 18-month re-zoning battle to turn a derelict gas... In 2015, city officials fêted the property as their first win under a push to fix up neighbourhood commercial eyesores. But today it's still closed.
"30.03.2017 13:54:24" edmontonsun.com Longstanding issues for Alberta Children's Services can be resolved There are more than 10,000 children and youth involved with our child intervention system and as Minister of Children's Services, I think about... As Albertans, we have a collective responsibility for the vulnerable children in our communities.
"30.03.2017 13:52:34" edmontonsun.com Polar bear photographed 'praying' next to cross WESLEYVILLE, N.L. — Jessica Power says she was “beyond amazed” when she saw a polar bear roaming around an island just outside her window in a... She says she was captivated by the bear's movements as it stood up and put a paw on the cross, then squatted down and looked up in apparent reverence as if in prayer.
"30.03.2017 13:51:31" edmontonsun.com Mischa Barton calls ex shopping sex tape 'emotional blackmail' Mischa Barton has detailed the “emotional abuse” she suffered through her ex shopping around a sex tape. “I didn't believe it at first, I couldn't believe it because I loved this person and didn't think it was possible and I later learned that it was entirely possible.”
"30.03.2017 13:09:33" edmontonsun.com Teacher reportedly suspended for racy Facebook selfie A British teacher's racy Facebook selfie is being blamed for her removal from a private school north of London. According to multiple reports, the photo in question shows Ferguson sitting on the edge of a bed in a white outfit that reveals the upper portion of her legs.
"30.03.2017 13:00:29" edmontonsun.com Education minister says Jason Kenney an 'extreme' on gay-straight alliances Newly elected Progressive Conservative Leader Jason Kenney wants to “destroy the good work that has been done” on gay-straight alliances in schools, Education Minister David Eggen said Wednesday.Reacting to Kenney's comments Tuesday that parents should be Eggen told reporters Wednesday afternoon he was “disturbed” by Kenney's remarks.
"30.03.2017 12:45:25" edmontonsun.com Edmonton Oilers face big games against key Pacific Division rivals in... Now what? So the Edmonton Oilers have an 'X'
beside their name in the standings for the first time
in 11 years, meaning they're going to the... Now, there should be a Thirst for First? And second in the Pacific Division would give the Oilers home-ice advantage in the first round.
"30.03.2017 12:30:14" edmontonsun.com Former Alberta education minister David King says school boards should merge Alberta should amalgamate its public and Catholic school boards into one publicly funded system, a former education minister said. “Why is there a privilege for one faith community when there should be privilege for no faith community?” King said in an interview Wednesday.
"30.03.2017 12:22:53" edmontonsun.com Red Deer host to Alberta's first craft beer convention RED DEER — Proof of Alberta's booming craft-beer industry descended on Red Deer this week at the province's first ever craft-beer convention. More than 400 brewers and industry folk from across the province turned out to network, swap stories and talk everything beer.
"30.03.2017 05:00:00" edmontonsun.com FC Edmonton back from successful tour in Manchester, England FC Edmonton returned from a pre-season tour in England feeling like a much-improved team. “We had four fantastic games against four big clubs, two of them Premier League sides that had first-team players playing against us.”
"30.03.2017 04:00:00" edmontonsun.com Patrick Cote's future matchups very important at this stage in his career Patrick Cote knows he's closer to the end of his career than he is to the beginning. Forget being a stepping stone for young up-and-comers looking to make their name in the sport, Cote wants to fight established opponents who have been around for a while.
"30.03.2017 03:30:00" edmontonsun.com Gunter: Dave Eggen, Christian schools both heavy-handed on GSA issue The issue of gay-straight alliances (GSAs) is a minefield. But the issue of GSAs as they pertain to private religious schools is a double minefield. There is no Bible verse compelling Christians to love the sinner but hate the sin. However, there are plenty of verses that call on Christians not to judge, to lead by example and to care for those they believe are in sin.
"30.03.2017 03:00:00" edmontonsun.com Oilers notebook: It makes little difference where Leon Draisaitl lines up Edmonton Oilers coach Todd McLellan, who spent years with the San Jose Sharks putting centres on the wing because he had too many of them, says it's much ado about nothing having Leon Draisaitl on the right wing with Connor McDavid. McDavid is really bullish on his left winger Patrick Maroon, and rightly so. He's got 25 goals.
"30.03.2017 02:00:04" edmontonsun.com Homeward Trust hosts Indigenous gathering to address homelessness Homelessness among aboriginal people in Canada is just as much a spiritual state as it is physical, a York University researcher said Wednesday in his keynote address at the 2017 Homeward Trust Indigenous Gathering. In Edmonton's 2016 Homeless Count, 48 per cent of those surveyed identified as indigenous, a rate higher than the prevalence of aboriginal persons in the city's overall population.
"30.03.2017 01:30:02" edmontonsun.com Edmonton police looking for tips in year-old double homicide in southwest Police are asking for the public's help to identify a vehicle that may be involved in a 2016 southwest Edmonton double homicide, which remains unsolved. “Investigators have had little luck," police spokesman Scott Pattison said Wednesday.
"30.03.2017 01:18:31" edmontonsun.com Crowd control plans in place to prevent a repeat of 2006 Oilers playoff riots An Edmonton bar operator says he doesn't expect the same kind of drunken destruction during the upcoming Oilers playoff run that marred post-season celebrations on Whyte Avenue 11 years ago. "That had nothing to do with hockey. It had to do with people that were taking advantage of the energy and the crowds. I call them anarchists," Chris DeCock, president of Hudsons Canada's Pub, said Wednesday.
"30.03.2017 00:30:00" edmontonsun.com Adarius Bowman tackling autism awareness in Edmonton Adarius Bowman's resume is as impressive as it is long. “It's been a little process, but it's amazing,” Bowman said of the nonprofit corporation focused on youth living with Autism Spectrum Disorder with the aim to empower those affected through literacy, training, advocacy, research and – most of all –
"30.03.2017 00:00:01" edmontonsun.com George Michael finally laid to rest in private funeral Singer George Michael's publicist says his funeral has been held in London. The family thanked his fans for their “many messages of love and support” and asked for its privacy to be respected.
"29.03.2017 23:30:14" edmontonsun.com Ione Challborn appointed new MacEwan University board chairperson MacEwan University has appointed Ione Challborn as its new board chairperson. Challborn replaces interim chairperson Enzo Barichello.
"29.03.2017 22:48:04" edmontonsun.com Border, airport security needs attention The security of our country is at risk because the Liberals are more interested in playing politics than doing what's right. If Canadians feel uncertain about their borders and unsafe at airports, their trust in government erodes.
"29.03.2017 21:52:55" edmontonsun.com Disbarred lawyer Shawn Beaver advertises tutoring for law students on Kijiji “Learn the law from a gold medalist in the law.”That's the tagline for an online advertisement posted by disbarred Edmonton lawyer Shawn Beaver, who is offering to tutor law students. His classified, which was posted March 26 on Kijiji, touts Beaver's Beaver can no longer practise law after the Law Society of Alberta disbarred him on Feb. 15 for the misuse of client funds.
"29.03.2017 21:33:37" National Post Music New Video: Toronto Band, The Seams, were in the National Post music studio performing, "Hold Still".
#npmusic #npsessions #cdnmusic
"29.03.2017 20:23:44" edmontonsun.com Police charge 31-year-old after fatal pedestrian collision Edmonton police charged a 31-year-old man Wednesday after a fatal collision killed a pedestrian crossing the street earlier this month. A 2012 Ford Econoline van travelling east on 128 Avenue struck a pedestrian crossing the street, police said.
"29.03.2017 19:26:13" edmontonsun.com Family of worker buried by truck in court as City of Edmonton faces charges The City of Edmonton is facing charges under the Occupational Health and Safety Act related to the death of worker Stephen Penny, 35
"29.03.2017 18:28:49" edmontonsun.com Peruvian Airlines flight veers off runway, bursts into flames Panic ensued aboard a Peruvian Airlines flight Tuesday afternoon when it burst into flames following a hard landing in Jauja, Peru. All 141 passengers on-board the Boeing 737 survived the harrowing incident,
"29.03.2017 17:51:51" edmontonsun.com Warner Brothers drops IT teaser Images of Pennywise have been surfacing online for the past while and now it seems the studio thinks we're ready to see the images move. Warner Brothers drops IT trailer, and it's creepy and scary. Give IT a watch!
"29.03.2017 17:05:50" edmontonsun.com Spider-Man out of Marvel Cinematic Universe after 'Homecoming 2'? Now that Spider-Man is part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, you may want to enjoy his web-slinging antics while you can. At least when it comes to seeing him battle evil alongside Iron Man, Thor and the rest of the Avengers.
"29.03.2017 16:52:12" Eye on the creek CreekWatch volunteer Sahra Deagle how volunteers are collecting baseline data to help monitor, protect and improve the health of Edmonton's creeks.
"29.03.2017 16:26:13" National Post Music In-Studio: The New Pornographers perform 'High Ticket Attractions'
Catch it now on our YouTube music channel.
#npsessions #npmusic #cdnmusic
"29.03.2017 15:59:52" edmontonsun.com Missing man killed, swallowed whole by python A 25-year-old Indonesian man has been swallowed whole by a python on the island of Sulawesi, villagers and news reports said. A six-minute video on the website of the Tribun Timur publication shows villagers slicing open the python's carcass to reveal the legs and torso of the dead victim, named Akbar.
"29.03.2017 15:17:49" edmontonsun.com Meeting McDavid a dream It's been one Hauck of a series of fantastic experiences for one deserving Sherwood student of late.Ryan Hauck, a Grade 9 special needs student in... hat story proved so inspirational that he got to live out an even bigger dream — meeting his idol, Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid.
"29.03.2017 15:15:09" driving.ca Five acres – with more than 300 cars – for sale in B.C. The owner lost count, but estimates approximately 340 vintage vehicles will be part of the deal driving.ca: What does $1.45 million get you in B.C.? A renovated house, five acres of land – and about 340 classic cars. What a deal! #autos
"29.03.2017 14:37:25" edmontonsun.com Jason Kenney talks gay-straight alliances, parents, and the NDP's... New Tory Leader Jason Kenney says
parents should be notified if their children
join a gay-straight alliance at school and the
NDP government... "I do however believe parents have a right to know what's going on with their kids in the schools unless the parents are abusive,"
"29.03.2017 14:00:16" edmontonsun.com Trudeau's either clueless or hypocritical on democratic reform Canadians have to wonder not only about the federal Liberals' commitment to democratic reform, but about their understanding of democracy itself. For the second time in less than a year, the government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is attempting to change the rules of Parliament to limit the opposition's ability to hold the Liberals to account and delay the passage of government bills.
"29.03.2017 14:00:00" edmontonsun.com Jason Kenney: Kevin O'Leary shouldn't be leader, and he needs to stop attacking Notley New Progressive Conservative Leader Jason Kenney condemned federal leadership candidate Kevin O'Leary's attacks on Premier Rachel Notley Tuesday and said his stance on federalism makes little sense. New Progressive Conservative Leader Jason Kenney condemned federal leadership candidate Kevin O'Leary's attacks on Premier Rachel Notley Tuesday and said his stance on federalism makes little sense.
"29.03.2017 13:59:14" edmontonsun.com Oilers getting futuristic orange as crowd gets 2006 loud for NHL playoffs The seats in Rogers Place were draped with orange, blue and white flags to create the Edmonton Oilers logo in the same design as shirts did for the... Why not? We won the first game,” said an Oilers executive of the scene created for End Of The Dark Decade Of Despair night (or possibly 'Fan Appreciation night.')
"29.03.2017 13:36:54" The Edmonton Sun's cover photo A look at the front page of the Edmonton Sun on Wednesday, March 29, 2017.
"29.03.2017 13:24:14" edmontonsun.com Jason Kenney rules out Kevin O'Leary as Conservative leader New Progressive Conservative Leader Jason Kenney condemned federal leadership candidate Kevin O'Leary's attacks on Premier
Rachel Notley Tuesday... On O'Leary's threats to provinces, Kenney said "I don't actually understand what it is he's proposing to do."
"29.03.2017 13:00:00" edmontonsun.com Earth's soil could transmit electricity to your home, car: University of Alberta researchers University of Alberta researchers have taken the first steps toward a wireless world in which houses, cars and personal devices are powered simply through contact with the ground. Their work follows ideas explored at the turn of the 20th century by inventor Nikola Tesla, who constructed a giant tower in Long Island, N.Y., in hopes of creating a worldwide wireless transmission system.
"29.03.2017 12:48:06" edmontonsun.com Edmonton's Mill Creek ranks worst for water quality in CreekWatch project Edmonton's Mill Creek is one of the most polluted urban creeks in Alberta, according to a new citizen monitoring effort. It's E. coli bacteria count, measured weekly, was double the level found in Calgary's troubled Nose Creek and more than four times the acceptable level for swimming.
"29.03.2017 12:22:48" Oilers clinch a place in the Stanley Cup playoffs with win ove... The Edmonton Oilers secured a playoff spot with a 2-1 win over the LA Kings at ROGERS PLACE on Tuesday.
Read More: http://www.edmontonsun.com/2017/03/29/its-official-oilers-punch-playoff-ticket-for-first-time-since-2006
"29.03.2017 12:10:18" edmontonsun.com Jones: Oilers getting futuristic orange as crowd gets 2006 loud for NHL... The seats in Rogers Place were draped with orange, blue and white flags to create the Edmonton Oilers logo in the same design as shirts did for the... Halfway through the third period with the Oilers up 2-1 with two disallowed goals, the 'Let's Go Oilers' chant turned into 'We Want Playoffs.' http://ow.ly/hSKI30amDP8
"29.03.2017 12:00:14" edmontonsun.com Craig McMorris believes injured brother will race at 2018 Olympics Craig McMorris realizes that people might write off his little brother when it comes to competing for Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea. Craig McMorris realizes that people might write off his little brother when it comes to competing for Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea.
"29.03.2017 06:00:00" edmontonsun.com Wheelbarrow used to steal 100 kg gold coin Berlin police say suspects used a wheelbarrow to make off with a 100-kilogram (221-pound) gold coin worth millions. Berlin police say suspects used a wheelbarrow to make off with a 100-kilogram (221-pound) gold coin worth millions.
"29.03.2017 05:00:00" edmontonsun.com Rihanna's Marion Crane finally has her shower scene on 'Bates Motel' Rihanna stunned fans of TV drama Bates Motel on Monday night by serving up a classic twist on the Psycho story. Rihanna stunned fans of TV drama Bates Motel on Monday night by serving up a classic twist on the Psycho story.