Mack Lamoureux

Mack Lamoureux is a reporter with CBC Edmonton. He's a lover of strange and odd stories. He counts writing about himself in the third person among his least favourite things to do., @macklamoureux

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Edmonton supportive housing complex for fetal alcohol spectrum disorder a Canadian first

Hope Terrace, a supportive housing apartment complex that offers 24-hour support for people born with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, had its grand opening Friday. The home is the first one of its kind in the nation.

Are we alone in the universe? Probably not, says astronomer

It’s a question that has inspired many men and women to stare up into the wild blue yonder, eyes wide and imaginations open. Are we alone?

Indigenous candidate launches campaign for Ward 5 council seat

On Sunday, Miranda Jimmy launched her campaign for Edmonton city council. If elected, Jimmy said she would be the first “self-identified Indigenous woman” to serve on council.

Environment Canada issues freezing rain warning for Edmonton and area

Well, just one day removed from its first big storm of the winter season, Edmonton, and the surrounding area is about to be hit again — this time by freezing rain.

'From sweat to slush': Alberta getting hit by winter snow storm

As predicted, the snow is flying and the temperature is dropping all across Alberta right now. A low pressure system has already brought snow and misery to much of the province and it is only set to get worse as the day progresses.

Alberta justice minister confident fixes for court system will come soon

Alberta Minister of Justice and Solicitor General, Kathleen Ganley, responded to criticism that the provinces lack of Crown resources and a recent Supreme Court ruling may cause cases to be thrown out.

3 sent to hospital after Bashaw motel goes up in flames

Three people have been transported to hospital with serious injuries after a fire destroyed the Bashaw Motor Inn.

Edmonton brothers create cutting-edge virtual reality haunted house

Around Edmonton, Nathaniel Rossol and his brother Alexander are referred to fondly as the VR brothers. They certainly live up to the name with their newest creation.

Car crashes into wall of Old Strathcona Antique Mall

The antique mall in Old Strathcona is made of some pretty tough stuff. Well, maybe not the walls but the owners sure are. How else would you explain a car driving through the wall of the busy south Edmonton mainstay and them not closing for a single minute?

Family of Dylan Koshman still searching for missing man

Every year, just before Thanksgiving, the family and friends of Dylan Koshman make the trip to 34th Avenue and Calgary Trail to hold a vigil for the missing man. They are still looking, both for him and for answers.