Investigation Launched into Fatal Shooting in Northeast Alberta Village

St. Paul, Alberta – Authorities are currently investigating a tragic incident involving the fatal shooting of a 28-year-old man in Goodfish Lake, Alberta. The St. Paul RCMP responded to a call reporting an injured man at a residence on Main Road in Goodfish Lake at 6:37 p.m. on Thursday. Upon arrival, officers discovered the victim with multiple gunshot wounds, and despite attempts to save his life, he was unfortunately pronounced dead at the scene by …

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Southern Alberta First Nation Declares State of Emergency in Response to Drug Poisoning Deaths

PINCHER CREEK, Alberta (AP) — A state of emergency has been declared by a First Nation in southern Alberta in response to a recent increase in drug poisoning deaths. Piikani Nation Chief Troy Knowlton and council made the declaration on Tuesday, following several deaths in the community. Chief Knowlton described the drug crisis as a “public policy challenge of the century, affecting every community from coast to coast,” emphasizing the significant impact it has on …

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