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September 15, 2018 5:20 PM All but one of 10 workers injured in Saskatchewan crash out of hospital

KERROBERT, SASK. — A spokesman for the company that employs 10 workers who were hurt in a crash between a semitruck and a bus in Saskatchewan says all but one have been released from hospital. Paul Stuckless, corporate safety manager for O.J. Pipelines, says the workers were travelling to Kindersley, Sask., from a work site when their bus was struck 13

September 15, 2018 2:13 PM Independent Investigations Office probing RCMP-involved shooting in B.C

KAMLOOPS, B.C.—RCMP in Kamloops, B.C. say a man is dead after a shooting incident that involved police. Police say they received a report late Friday afternoon about a suspicious and possibly impaired man spotted near a camper trailer just southeast of the city. They say officers were dispatched and there was an exchange of gunfire, after which a man was found 16

September 15, 2018 4:12 AM Ten hurt after bus and truck collide at Saskatchewan highway intersection

KERROBERT, SASK.—Ten people have been injured in a collision involving a semi-truck and a bus carrying workers at a highway intersection west of Saskatoon. Mounties say the crash happened at the intersections of Highways 21, 31 and 51 near Kerrobert shortly after 4 p.m. Friday. Three people have been sent to hospital in Saskatoon and seven were treated 14

August 17, 2018 2:05 AM RCMP say searchers have found a body, plane wreckage northwest of Edmonton

MAYERTHORPE, Alta. — RCMP say search and rescue technicians have found a body and the wreckage of plane in a wooded area northwest of Edmonton. Transport Canada and the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner are investigating what has been found at the crash site in Lac Ste. Anne County. The Royal Canadian Air Force has been searching for a Cessna 172 that hasn’t 21

August 3, 2018 12:52 AM Thieves drive through Alberta mall, make off with ATMs from food court

RED DEER, ALTA.—RCMP in central Alberta are searching for three suspects who drove a truck through a shopping centre and made off with two bank machines. Mounties say the truck smashed through an entrance at Parkland Mall in Red Deer on Thursday about 4 a.m. It cruised through the building and stopped in the food court area, where the suspects then loaded 20

August 1, 2018 12:06 AM Two Manitoba women charged with inciting hatred against Indigenous people on Facebook

FLIN FLON, MAN.—Two women have been charged with inciting hatred after someone proposed having a “shoot a Indian day” on social media in northern Manitoba. RCMP say the women, along with another who has not yet been arrested, posted hateful messages on Facebook after vehicles were vandalized in Flin Flon. Earlier this week, a Facebook account under the name Destine 17

July 27, 2018 7:36 PM Manitoba RCMP make Canada’s largest drug bust through a traffic stop, according to police

WINNIPEG—A routine highway checkstop in Manitoba has resulted in what police say is the largest marijuana drug bust through a traffic stop in Canada in three years. RCMP say patrol officers stopped a semi-trailer on Sunday on the Trans-Canada Highway in Westhawk, about 150 kilometres east of Winnipeg, near the Ontario boundary. It was a standard regulatory 15

July 26, 2018 6:20 PM Trial likely by year’s end for U.S. man in Alberta model’s alleged kidnapping

GREENVILLE, S.C.—A South Carolina man charged with kidnapping and criminal sexual conduct after an Alberta woman was lured to the United States with the promise of a modelling job is expected to go to trial before the end of the year. A spokeswoman for the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit court in Greenville, S.C., says Fred Russell Urey, 39, remains in custody 17

July 23, 2018 7:13 PM Security forces stop man with knife on Parliament Hill

The department refused any further comment on the incident, as did the RCMP’s national division, deferring to Ottawa’s municipal police who are leading the investigation. It’s not clear what transpired that lead to the man’s arrest. Vice Canada, which first reported the story, suggested that someone attempted to stab a Canadian Forces member during the Changing 14

July 22, 2018 7:06 PM Three people dead, one injured in crash near Belledune, N.B

BELLEDUNE, N.B.—Police are investigating after a two-vehicle crash in northeastern New Brunswick claimed the lives of three people and sent one other to hospital. Northeast District RCMP say Bathurst officers responded to the collision on Highway 11 near Belledune, N.B., at around 11 a.m. Saturday. They say a pickup truck carrying two people northbound 14