Man Hospitalized After Attack

Police responded to a reported stabbing last night in the neighborhood of Parkdale in Edmonton, close to Northlands Coliseum. The assault put one man in the hospital.

LRT From West Edmonton Mall To Downtown Still Up For Debate

It appears that the LRT to the West Edmonton Mall is not yet a done deal. apparently the light rail Transit System they will go from the West Edmonton Mall to Downtown Edmonton is still up for debate as counselors talk about the merits of extending the line or keeping a bus system in place.

Stony Plain Bird Show

More than 600 Birds of different breeds were on display for the annual Peavey Mart Alberta poultry and pigeon show in Stony Plain on January 6th. the show is similar to that of a cattle or dog show where the birds are displayed against one another.

New Neonatal Care Facility Coming To St. Albert

St. Albert sturgeon hospital is getting a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.  the neonatal area will consist of 6 units and is expected to open in 2019. This is a 2.3 million dollar project but is required for the increasingly busy Maternity Ward which deals with more than 3,000 births per year.

Domestic Violence On The Rise?

Strathcona County has seen an increase in domestic violence cases, A safe place which is Strathcona only women shelter hosted 358 women over the course of one year, that’s almost one per day. In that same timeframe, the shelter had to turn away 1263 women that had 908 children due to a lack of rooms.

Another CRA Scam Warns The RCMP

Local Edmonton CRA Bitcoin ScamOnce again the RCMP are warning local residents of a CRA scam where somebody is making phone calls posing as Canada Revenue Agency and asking them to send money using Bitcoin.