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Baby panda watch is on: Calgary zoo artificially inseminates female panda

Baby panda watch is on: Calgary zoo artificially inseminates female panda

The Calgary Zoo is one step closer to welcoming a panda cub, or cubs, to the newly welcomed panda family , as staff artificially inseminated the adult female, Er Shun.
City takes control of Lethbridge Airport, eyes terminal, operations improvements

City takes control of Lethbridge Airport, eyes terminal, operations improvements

The City of Lethbridge is ready for its new venture to take off. The municipality is now the operator of the Lethbridge Airport. It took ownership of YQL last June , but contracted operations to the airport’s previous owner, Lethbridge County.
Two-day event looks at how to combat crystal meth crisis in Saskatchewan

Two-day event looks at how to combat crystal meth crisis in Saskatchewan

Methamphetamine use is on the rise across the Prairies including in Saskatchewan.
Surrey RCMP searching for man last seen on March 24

Surrey RCMP searching for man last seen on March 24

Surrey RCMP is asking the public for help locating a missing 58-year-old man. Stephen Mapes was last seen on March 24 at around 9:00 a.m. in the 11100-block of Ellendale Drive, according to police.
Calgary Flames fans will cough up big cash for playoff tickets

Calgary Flames fans will cough up big cash for playoff tickets

The Calgary Flames clinched the top spot in the Western Conference last week, securing their place in the playoffs that are slated to start next week.
St. James-Assiniboia School Division opens first gender-neutral washroom

St. James-Assiniboia School Division opens first gender-neutral washroom

Ecole Ness Middle School now has a brand-new, 15-stall gender-neutral washroom with an open area for students to wash their hands, side by side. This is the first for the St.
1 injured after crash between SUV, police vehicle in Grande Prairie

1 injured after crash between SUV, police vehicle in Grande Prairie

A man was taken to hospital after an SUV and marked police car collided in Grande Prairie on Wednesday morning, RCMP said. Emergency crews responded to the crash at 68 Avenue and 100 Street at around 9 a.m., police said.
Alberta Election Fact Check: Could Alberta end or change equalization?

Alberta Election Fact Check: Could Alberta end or change equalization?

Canada’s equalization program is a hot-button issue for many people in Alberta. Some political party leaders have said the equalization formula is unfair for Alberta, and promised to push Ottawa to revise or end it, if elected on April 16.
Halifax set to host top men’s rugby players during Super League championship

Halifax set to host top men’s rugby players during Super League championship

Nearly 7,000 people packed into the newly refurbished Wanderers Grounds last summer to cheer on Rugby Canada’s men’s squad as they took on the United States.
Calgary city committee looking at allowing residents to stay in secondary suites during safety certification

Calgary city committee looking at allowing residents to stay in secondary suites during safety certification

The City of Calgary’s planning and urban development committee has cleared up an unintended consequence of people getting eviction notices while their secondary suites are brought up to meet the Alberta Building Code.