Jane Alm expects the markets to match my jacket today. I am wearing red. She does not mean bright and cheery.
Collision 87 Avenue West onto Anthony Henday Drive North
All clear for collisions and stalls at 8:22 :-)
Construction on Ellerslie Road this weekend. 62 - 34 Street affected. It will also inhibit traffic at the intersection of Ellerslie Road & 50 Street for East & Westbound Traffic Saturday 7am to Sunday 7pm
Happy Monday: today we speak with Alberta's next premier Alison Redford,
Collision 118 Avenue & 106 Street / Broken man hole cover Whitemud Drive Eastbound from 159 Street to North of the Quesnell Bridge.. Left hand lane closed / Groat Road Underground Splicing. River Valley Road to 107 Avenue. Single Lane Northbound Until OCT 26th
Bob Dunford with #yegtraffic says city will use Social Media to get out word on Seasonal bus-route parking ban, poss email subscription too
Stalled City Bus Eastbound Yellowhead Trail @ 127 Street in the Right Hand Lane
Premier-Designate Alison Redford says expect a cabinet to be named in the next couple of weeks.
It's Read-In week again! Another chance to visit area schools and share the joy of reading with school kids! It's one of the better community involvement activities we take part in. I think it is anyway! Never pass up a chance to read Walter The Farting Dog to a new batch of kids. It's a great book, and they love it! Headed to New Horizons Charter School in Ardossan this morning. Other schools on the list, later this week.
Tuesday, foggy Tuesday. Kinda makes you want to stay under the covers a bit longer. Keep your tv on though - we're playing Jim Cuddy music leading up to our interview with the man himself at 8:40
Two Collisions to avoid.. Jasper Ave Eastbound at 116 Street. Also, visibility issues are likely the cause for a collision with a deer on Hwy 16 near Acheson
Hallsy thinks he knows who the new Esks CEO will be, says if it's who he thinks, there will be a "wow" factor. Buuuut he won't name names
If you're playing along, Larry Fortensky was Liz Taylor's final husband, married on this day in history in 1991.
Mike puts me on the spot with some math when it comes to what anniversary my parents are celebrating... My process includes adding the age of my parents when they had me... to my age... then subtracting 20 because the number was out by at least that much. Still came up wrong. Note to kids: This method will not work on a math exam.
Collisions to watch out for this morning: 50 Street South & Roper Road / 109 Street & 23 Avenue / 23 Avenue & Calgary Trail on the Southbound Ramp
Happy Monday/Tuesday, whichever it is for you. Today we are looking ahead to the arena meetings in NYC. Vinesh Pratap is there... Nice assignment!
Doing an audio check w Vinesh Pratap on the line fr NYC
Collision Reported on 97 Street at 84 Avenue... Also a Vehicle Fire at 72 Street & 144 Avenue
Collision on Whyte Avenue & 91 Street.. All directions delayed. North & Southbound Stay Left.. Eastbound Stay Right
Collision on 132 Avenue & 138 Street Westbound Stay Left.. Eastbound Stay Right
Collision on 39 Avenue/Millwoods Road & 91 Street... Eastbound Stay Right
Millions of Blackberry users forced back into the 90s when we had to call people. On the phone. My sympathies!
Good Monday morning to you. In the news today, Day 3 of the Occupy Edmonton protests, the Harper tories look to reform the Wheat Board, an Alberta landmark implodes, and an Indy Car driver loses his life.
Hallsy on Don Cherry: We all make mistakes
Two collisions in the city... Yellowhead Trail & 82 Street - North & West affected. 83 Street & Argyll - Northbound Blocked, Westbound Stay Left
Chelsea Taylor with #occupyyeg on live with Quinn Ohler, says today's events will include an Anti-austerity rally, protesting Econ cuts that will be paid for by those who did not create the mess. Camp is at Jasper & 102.
Collision on Walterdale Hill as you travel towards the Walterdale Bridge
Collision 50 Street Southbound just before Sherwood Park Fwy
Story in the news today hitting home for me... 21 year old Cody Legebokoff accused of being BC's latest serial killer, now accused of 3 more murders of women. He is already in prison awaiting trial for the 2010 death of 15 year old Loren Leslie of Fraser Lake (next to my hometown of Vanderhoof BC). The bodies of Jill Stuchenko, 35, and Cynthia Maas, 35, were found near Prince George. The body of Natasha Montgomery, 23, has not been found. Legebokoff lived in Lethbridge from June 08 - Aug 09. He's been a frequent social media user, often using the name 1CountryBoy and drove a black 2004 GMC pickup If you have any info that could help, police want to hear from you.
Collision 170 Street & 87 Avenue .. Northbound Stay Left
Parkland Transport Bus 913 Graminia Delayed Approx 25 min
Collision Gateway Boulevard & Saskatchewan Drive .. Northbound Stay Right
Good Morning Globalites!!
Good Morning. A few morning showers with a high near 10. A little warmer and mostly sunny for tomorrow. Weather on the Global Morning News.
LRT Service Disruption this weekend starting Friday 6:45pm to Sunday. No LRT from Churchill Station to Health Sciences Station. Bus service will be provided. Full service for the Oilers game on Saturday
An Edmonton Public Schools’ survey that asks if students should sacrifice a week of summer holidays in exchange for a fall break. Do you think a fall break should be added? Voice your opinion on the Morning News Page.. Click on WEB POLL
So far our poll on a Fall Break for students shows a 50-50 split..... slight change from 52% in favour of the break earlier this morning. The comments I'm getting on twitter so far today say "No" to a fall break.
Collision on Stony Plain Road East at 126 Street Stay Left. Collision on 156 Street & 118 Avenue.. Northbound Blocked, South Stay Right. Collision on 118 Avenue & 123 Street..East & Westbound Stay Right.
Our web poll on a Fall Break for student now showing 48% in favour, 52% not.
Viewer and Tweeter @Lori_Noble says: I honestly think it's crazy. They have so many extra days off school now. More & more kids have trouble reading, doing math & spelling
Have your say on our live blog!