The Calgary Journal
The Calgary Journal


Citizens on alert but not frightened by large wildlife in area

Goodwin thumb2A black bear has been spotted in the Weaselhead Natural Environment Area, next to the community of Lakeview.

Alberta Fish and Wildlife officers have placed bear traps in Weaselhead after the bear was first sighted on Sept. 30, along with several caution signs indicating that a bear is loose in the area and visitors should be extra careful.

Ministries reduced and some surprises unveiled


Alberta Premier Alison Redford announced a cabinet Wednesday that mixed new faces with old and reduced the number of ministries from 24 to 21.

Residents left confused and shocked after Thanksgiving shooting

Shooting police tape cop carThe quiet and beautiful neighborhoods of Signal Hill had bright yellow caution tape surrounding the streets yesterday, along with police cars stopping anyone who tried to get through to the other side.

Local advocates hope the move will deter discrimination against trans people

thumb mercedesWEBNear the end of September, two MPs from different parties each introduced a private member's bill in the House of Commons that seeks to protect the rights of trans individuals in Canada.