Wainwright, Alta. — Two trains in Alberta derailed during the wind storm that clobbered much of the Prairies Tuesday, resulting in the closure of one of main line and putting a stop to some grain movement. CN crews were cleaning up two wrecks Wednesday when winds in excess of 100 km/h on Tuesday evening derailed […] Read more
Hail, tornadoes, rain | Hail damage particularly bad near Irricana, Alta.
The great white combine lived up to its name in southern Alberta last weekend, dumping so much hail that some of it still lay on the ground two days later. An area northeast of Calgary appeared hardest hit Saturday. The day before, the Taber area also saw hail pile up and create a muddy, melting […] Read more