Edmonton city council passes additional winter shelter space in emotional committee meeting – Edmonton

Edmonton city council passes additional winter shelter space in emotional committee meeting – Edmonton

In an emotional executive committee meeting Wednesday, Edmonton city council passed an increase in funding for additional winter shelter space, but not before expressing frustrations with the lack of planning and delayed timelines for solutions to help the city’s most vulnerable population. City officials proposed a solution to the winter shelter crisis: a small hotel, … Read more

‘He didn’t deserve to go out this way,’ says brother of Langley shooting victim

‘He didn’t deserve to go out this way,’ says brother of Langley shooting victim

The brother of one of the victims of a deadly shooting spree in Langley, BC on Monday, says he had a difficult life, but was working hard on turning it around. Paul Wynn, known to many in Langley as ‘Small Paul,’ was gunned down around 3 am outside Creek Stone Place, a supportive living facility … Read more