Tag archive for ‘Edmonton’
By The Dispatch On Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

Comedian John Crist announces dates for 2019 ‘The Human Being’ tour

Comedian and internet sensation John Crist has announced the second leg of the “Human Being Tour” for Spring 2019.  The tour, in partnership with Premier Productions, is a follow up to Crist’s wildly More...

By Zach Jones On Monday, June 26th, 2017

Canada: Christian school threatened to stop teaching ‘offensive’ scriptures: 1 Corinthians 6, Galatians 5

Earlier this month, there were reports that the Battle River School Division, located near Edmonton, Alberta, had asked the K-12 Cornerstone Christian Academy to cease using two “offensive” Bible verses in its More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, January 21st, 2017

Alberta: Gastrointestinal illnesses may be linked to raw oysters in Edmonton

Ten cases of gastrointestinal illness potentially linked to consumption of raw oysters are under investigation in the Edmonton Zone, prompting Alberta Health Services (AHS) to remind all Albertans of the risk of More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, November 17th, 2015
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MercyMe confirmed for live performance at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Current American Music Award nominees MercyMe will appear on the 89th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, live from New York City on NBC. With an expected 3.5 million spectators along the route and 50 million More...

By Robert On Sunday, April 20th, 2014
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Canada: Additional measles cases reported in Manitoba, Edmonton

Health authorities from Manitoba Health and Alberta Health Services reported new measles cases in the past couple days, including one from a flight from Vancouver. First, Manitoba Public health officials confirmed More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

Coca-Cola apologizes for ‘You Retard’ phrase under Vitamin Water cap, it’s a problem with their French

A Canadian woman didn’t get a prize giveaway or a secret code under the cap of her Vitamin Water. Instead, Blake Loates of Edmonton in Alberta, Canada told ABC News she was shocked when she opened her bottle of More...

By Robert On Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

Hantavirus reported in rural Alberta, health officials advise on precautions

The Alberta Health Services is advising area residents of a rural community in central Alberta, and all Albertans, to take simple precautions to protect themselves after health officials reported a case of Hantavirus More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, March 22nd, 2013

Messy kitchen sparked fight between roommates which left Jamie Vickers dead

From Canada comes the news of a Newfoundland and Labrador man who were convicted of manslaughter by an Edmonton jury on Thursday for strangling his roommate in a drunken fight over a messy kitchen. Bill Tubrett Bill More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, December 31st, 2012
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John Hollar, man beaten on Edmonton train, dies in hospital

A man has died Sunday in the hospital after being viciously beaten in front of about a dozen witnesses on an Edmonton LRT train last Friday. John Hollar “It looked like just some little scrap between two people More...

By Robert On Monday, December 31st, 2012

Canada: Kinnikinnick Foods Pie Crusts recalled due to undeclared eggs

Kinnikinnick Foods brand Pie Crusts Image/CFIA Edmonton, AB company, Kinnikinnick Foods Inc. have announced a voluntary recall of certain Kinnikinnick Foods brand Pie Crusts because an ingredient, eggs, was More...



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