Officials announced Friday that former Beatle Paul McCartney will be performing in Edmonton in one of just four North American stops on his 2012 tour. It was called a “major historical concert event” and received lots of reaction on social media – even before it was officially announced at 11 a.m.
At least 12 deaths in Western Canada have been linked to the toxic chemical paramethoxymethamphetamine (PMMA). In recent months seven people have died in Calgary, five in B.C. The dangerous chemical is being added to ecstasy. Alberta Health Services took their warnings to Twitter on Feb 3, 2012.