Category: Alberta

Three people missing on Montana fishing trip

| November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
Three people missing on Montana fishing trip

Japanese man, Lethbridge man and woman missing on Montana fishing trip Picture Butte RCMP are hoping the public can assist them in locating two men and one woman who went missing while on a fishing trip in Montana. Cst. Corey Hunt of the Picture Butte RCMP says police were called concerning the three missing travellers after […]

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Calmar homicide: Brent Tetreault charged in death of Michael Lafleche

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
Calmar homicide: Brent Tetreault charged in death of Michael Lafleche

Body of Michael Lafleche found Friday Leduc RCMP have arrested a 30-year old Calmar man and charged him with second-degree murder in the death of 46-year old Michael Lafleche of Calmar. Cpl. Sharon Franks of the RCMP says on Friday, Nov. 21, RCMP responded to a home in the town of Calmar.   When they […]

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Lousana armed standoff ends, Connor Mueller charged

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
Lousana armed standoff ends, Connor Mueller charged

Connor Mueller facing multiple charges not associated with standoff Three Hills RCMP along with members the Calgary and Red Deer Emergency Response Teams were able to peacefully end an armed standoff in the village of Lousana on Sunday. Sgt. Gabriel Graham of the Three Hills RCMP says on Sunday morning, Three Hills RCMP responded to […]

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WestJet flight attendants reject tentative deal

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
WestJet flight attendants reject tentative deal

57 per cent vote to reject WestJet deal WestJet flight attendants have voted to throw out a deal that the company and its non-unionized flight attendant association agreed upon in late October after months of negotiations. Turnout for the vote was very strong with 90 per cent eligible employees casting ballots.  57 per cent of the […]

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Driver of stolen truck leads Grande Prairie RCMP to drugs, weapons cache

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
Driver of stolen truck leads Grande Prairie RCMP to drugs, weapons cache

Grande Prairie RCMP arrest and charge two men in their 50’s The driver of a stolen pickup truck who allegedly made a getaway from a traffic stop led the Grande Prairie RCMP to a home in the city where drugs and guns were found. Cpl. Roy Kennedy of the Grande Prairie RCMP says the incident began […]

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Leduc RCMP searching for Suzan Clark, teen missing from BC group home

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Leduc RCMP searching for Suzan Clark, teen missing from BC group home

Suzan Clark recently seen in Leduc Leduc RCMP believe Suzan Clark, a 16-year old girl missing from a Vernon, BC group home may be on her way to Edmonton. Cst. Julien Celms of the Leduc RCMP says Suzan, who is also known as Emily Rain or Angel Rain and the nickname Feather, has been missing […]

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Eckville crash kills two, injures another – alcohol likely factor

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Eckville crash kills two, injures another – alcohol likely factor

Eckville crash on Medicine River bridge Sylvan Lake RCMP believe alcohol was involved in a three-vehicle collision near Eckville on Friday evening that claimed the life of two people and sent a third to hospital. The Eckville crash occurred just before 5:30 p.m. on Highway 766, about 2 Km south of Eckville on the Medicine […]

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Lac La Biche RCMP called to 3 fatal crashes – treacherous roads in area

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Lac La Biche RCMP called to 3 fatal crashes – treacherous roads in area

Lac La Biche RCMP say roads open, but extreme caution urged Lac La Biche RCMP have responded to what they are calling a ‘staggering’ number of collisions, including three fatal crashes, in the area after freezing rain then heavy snow hit the area late last week. At about 11 p.m., on Thursday, police and EMS responded […]

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Grande Prairie drug bust leads to four arrests, charges laid

| November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
Grande Prairie drug bust leads to four arrests, charges laid

Cocaine, heroin seized in Grande Prairie drug bust Four people have been arrested and are facing charges following a Grande Prairie drug bust by the Alberta Law Enforcement Response Teams in mid-November. On November 13, following a two-month investigation, ALERT’s Grande Prairie team executed search warrants.  Along with making the arrests, four vehicles and a […]

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Vital Contracting of Airdrie facing child labour, safety charges

| November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
Vital Contracting of Airdrie facing child labour, safety charges

14-year old child working for Vital Contracting fell off roof this summer Vital Contracting of Airdrie is facing multiple charges after a teenage boy working for the company was injured in a fall at a job site this past summer. In Lacombe in July of this year, a 14-year old boy was working on a residential roof when […]

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