Dominika Lirette

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Dominika Lirette is a reporter at CBC Calgary. Twitter: @LiretteDominika

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43 CP Rail cars carrying potash derailed near Fort Macleod, Alta., RCMP say

About 43 westbound Canadian Pacific (CP) Rail cars carrying potash have derailed northeast of Fort Macleod, Alta., Sunday morning, RCMP say.

Police seek driver they believe unknowingly helped gunman flee deadly car crash

Calgary police are asking for help tracking down a driver they believe may have been a Good Samaritan who unwittingly helped a gunman flee the scene of a shooting and deadly crash.

'A step closer to getting justice': RCMP arrest five people in connection to homicide of southern Alta. man

Lane Tailfeathers' family says that while nothing will ever bring him back, they are glad police have been able to make some headway on the case. 

The votes are in. Calgary's official bird is...

After collecting more than 36,000 votes, the City of Calgary has finally announced which bird captured 44 per cent of voters hearts.

'This should never have happened': Friends, family mourn Calgary mother of 5 killed in road rage incident

A 40-year-old woman was killed in a late-night road rage incident on Tuesday that involved a shooting and multi-vehicle car crash. She was innocent, said police.

Calgary police searching for suspect in car chase shooting and collision that killed mother

Police say the suspect they're looking for is a 25 to 30-year-old male, medium build and was wearing a baseball cap and carrying a laptop-style bag.

'She would give the shirt off her back': Partner of Calgary mother of 5 remembers her giving spirit

Jeffery Poirier says his world has been turned upside down after his partner, 40-year-old Angela McKenzie, was killed on Tuesday in what police called a road rage incident.

Elections Alberta investigating allegation of bulk UCP membership purchases

The United Conservative Party is facing another obstacle in the tumultuous lead-up to its announcement of the leadership review vote on May 18.

Charity celebrates recovery of truck full of adaptive bikes for kids with disabilities

A Calgary charity announced Friday afternoon that a truck full of adaptive bikes has been successfully recovered after they were stolen a day earlier.

Police arrest homicide suspect after month-long search following death of girlfriend

Calgary Police have arrested Gerald Russell Frommelt, 37, who is accused of killing his 23-year-old girlfriend, Jamie Lynn Scheible.

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