Monthly Archives: May 2017

Alberta launches Indigenous environment advisory panel

Indigenous people are going to have a greater say in Alberta’s environmental policy, the province said, after it formally established a new Indigenous Wisdom Advisory Panel (IWAP) in Fort McMurray on Wednesday. Although similar advisory groups have existed in the past, Alberta Environment Minister Shannon Phillips said this is the first time Canadian legislation has enshrined Indigenous involvement in…

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Edson blaze destroys one of the town's oldest buildings

The town of Edson lost another piece of history Tuesday to a fire that destroyed the second-oldest building downtown. The blaze broke out at about 8:45 a.m. in a building that housed shops at street level and apartments above. Many of the town’s 38 volunteer firefighters responded, and soon got help from nearby Yellowhead County and Hinton. No injuries were…

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Shahs of Sunset's Season 6 Trailer Is Finally Here

They may run LA, but now they’re headed to Israel.  The trailer for season six of Shahs of Sunset is here, and it’s absolutely packed with drama. On the lowest end of the spectrum, there’s butt waxing, lap dances, tattoos, costumed roller skating, a NSFW trip to the zoo, and a bit of falling down. …

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