Clara Ho on Muck Rack

Clara Ho Verified

Reporter — Calgary Herald

Send notes here:

Alberta already gearing up for wildfire season — There may still be snow on the ground, but the province is already gearing up for wildfire season, which officially begins on March 1st. Preparations include getting crews, aircraft and equipment in place and deploying them to Alberta's Forest Protection Area as required.

Bank call centre worker charged with identity theft, fraud — A former bank employee is accused of stealing personal information from customers and using it to rack up online purchases totalling more than $11,000. City police say between June 2012 and November 2013, the woman was working in a call centre at an unnamed financial institution in southwest Calgary where she was tasked with helping customers with their banking and credit card inquiries.

Search for clues in deadly Carstairs home invasion expands — Mounties expanded the search area Wednesday of a rural property north of Calgary where a 67-year-old man was fatally wounded in a home invasion robbery early Monday. The scene was enlarged "in hopes of uncovering further evidence related to the homicide," RCMP said in a statement.

Officers seize drugs, guns, stolen property from Lethbridge home — A man is facing numerous charges after officers seized guns, stolen property, and about $25,000 worth of drugs from a southern Alberta residence Friday. Members of the Alberta Law Enforcement Response Teams, or ALERT, executed two search warrants at a south Lethbridge apartment building following a short-term investigation into suspected drug trafficking.

RCMP investigating armed robbery at restaurant east of Calgary — Terri Campbell is still shaken up nearly a week after two males armed with handguns robbed her restaurant as her 18-year-old daughter and 18-year-old niece worked alone Saturday morning. "It doesn't even matter the dollar amount they took. It's the torment they did to these two girls," Campbell said.

Police ask for public help to solve seemingly random stabbing in Applewood Park — Investigators are turning to the public for help in solving a random act of violence in December in which a man on a first date was stabbed in the neck several times by a stranger outside an Applewood Park home. Det.

Man who died in Calgary hospital was wounded in rural home invasion — Mounties say a man who died after showing up to a Calgary hospital with gunshot wounds early Monday was a 67-year-old who had been injured in a home invasion robbery north of the city. City police were called to the Peter Lougheed Centre after the injured man showed up at around 2 a.m.

Man charged with theft in contractor fraud investigation — A Calgary man is accused of posing as a contractor, taking unauthorized deposits, and stealing from a senior's southwest home. Investigators also continue looking into the business operated by the accused individual. Police say on Jan. 11, three men went to a Canyon Meadows residence in the 400 block of Canterbury Place S.W.

City councillors divided as they prepare to debate motion to suspend public art program — A motion to freeze the city's public art program amid falling oil prices is expected to spawn heated debate at a city council meeting on Monday, with some local politicians expressing sharp opposition for the proposal, while others stating they fully support it. Coun.

Owner of 201 Milk River dogs did not intend for a pack that size — A southern Alberta woman whose 201 dogs were seized by the Alberta SPCA said she never intended on accumulating such a large pack, and was actively finding good homes for the animals when they were removed. "I absolutely did not desire to have that number of dogs.
More Articles →
Feb 28, 2015

Space oddity: astronaut Christ Hadfield’s flight suit bought in Toronto vintage store for $40.…

Feb 28, 2015

RT @calgaryherald: Judge denies challenge to Alberta’s drunk driving laws.

Feb 27, 2015

RT @mpotkins: ICYMI: 'It's sad but magical at the same time. It's this beautiful, transient art'… #yyc

Feb 27, 2015

RT @gwendolynmr: Leonard Nimoy and the crowds in Vulcan when he visited in 2010. Photo from the @calgaryherald archive.#LLAP

Feb 27, 2015

A semi was reversing when it struck and injured a man in his 30s at a workplace in the 5400 block of Falsbridge Drive NE, says Calgary EMS.

Feb 27, 2015

RT @RCAF_ARC: Private military funeral for #SAR Tech Sgt Mark Salesse to be held in Comox Valley Details:

Feb 26, 2015

Former bank call centre worker accused of using customer info to make online purchases totalling more than $11,000.…

Learn how to connect with Clara on social media by joining Muck Rack Pro

Are You a Journalist?

Make a Portfolio

Create a free Muck Rack account to customize your profile and upload a portfolio of your best work.

Share This Profile