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Somali-Canadian journalist Hodan Naleyeh dies in Somalia extremist attack

Nalayeh was born in Somalia in 1976, but spent most of her life in Edmonton and then in Toronto

Appeals court gives Trump a win in sanctuary city case

The 2-1 opinion overturned a nationwide injunction issued by a federal judge in Los Angeles

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Lacombe AUPE members picket against Bill 9
Lacombe family homeless after rental house discovered to have toxic mold

Firefighters perform “high angle” rescue of eight people trapped in elevator

The operation came off without a hitch — no one was injured or needed to be taken to hospital

Officials warned China, India could use communities in Canada to advance agendas

Actions include cyberattacks, efforts to spread misinformation and using diaspora communities

Canada to compensate 718 gay-purge victims in class-action settlement

The settlement was a cornerstone of a sweeping federal apology delivered in November 2017

Chuckwagon driver fined, disqualified after third horse dies at Stampede

Officials said Chad Harden’s actions caused another driver to hit the track’s inner rail

Trudeau visits Alberta pipeline site, says national unity not under threat

It has been almost a month since the feds re-approved the Trans Mountain expansion

Accused in Maskwacis woman’s death has case adjourned

Kyle Littlechild gets some time to find a lawyer

  • Jul 11, 2019

PHOTO: Kinsmen donates $10,000 to Lacombe Performing Arts Centre Foundation

Lacombe Kinsmen Club present a cheque of $10,000 to the Lacombe Performing Arts Centre Foundation

Waghorn Street construction to affect access in Blackfalds

Project will be performed in phases and will take approximately four weeks

Lacombe Police Service responds to several calls

If you have information about any of these incidents, please contact the Lacombe Police

City of Lacombe looking to reduce red tape with changes to Land Use Bylaw

Land Use Bylaw includes a number of major amendments to improve approval processes

Lacombe train whistles could be no more, pending grant funding

Whistle cessation has been a community want for many years

Conservatives far ahead of other parties in picking candidates for fall election

As of Friday, they’d chosen 316 candidates for the country’s 338 ridings

Alberta seeks to intervene in B.C.’s appeal to Supreme Court on energy projects

The Alberta government says it has filed a notice of intervention in B.C.’s appeal to the top cour

Hedley frontman Jacob Hoggard to stand trial in sex assault case

Ontario Court Justice Mara Greene decided that the case should proceed

Trudeau Liberals pledge $150M toward big-data cancer research initiative

$150 million in federal funding over five years will help build a network of top-tier cancer researchers

Neil Bantleman returns to Canada after years in Indonesian prison

Global Affairs declined to comment on Neil Bantleman’s release