Leduc RCMP respond to firearms-related incident

Alberta RCMP say it is again safe for residents to enter a west Leduc neighbourhood after a firearms-related incident Thursday morning. Around 8:30 a.m., RCMP issued a news release asking residents to stay away from Selkirk Place and Aspen Creek in the Suntree neighbourhood. Residents were asked to avoid the area “for their safety.”  As of 9 a.m. police…

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AFI Fest 2018: Bird Box

Even on a clear day, what you can’t see can hurt you. I was talking to another AFI Fest attendee who was suffering since the weekend from burning eyes from the ash-filled atmosphere due to the nearby California wildfires. Her eyes, she said, were as red as her lipstick. Monday night’s gala was subdued—this red…

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October home sales down 1.6% compared with September

Canadian home sales fell in October, as the number of transactions dropped in more than half of all local markets led by dips in Montreal, Edmonton and the Hamilton-Burlington, Ont., area. The Canadian Real Estate Association says national home sales through its MLS system dropped by 1.6 per cent last month compared with September. Compared…

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