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It's here: August. The pulsing epicentre of our city's annual entertainment scene, with - count them - 12 festivals in the Edmonton area, including our top bananas, the Folk Fest and the Fringe.
With the crowd urging him on at Ed Eggerer Athletic Park on July 26, Airdrie runner Scott Chalupiak used every ounce of energy he had to try and break a long-standing provincial record during the men's U15 800-metre race at the 2014 Alberta Summer Games.
Two men have been charged with production of a controlled substance and arson in connection with an explosion in January at a house in Airdrie.
Jack Dennis Woods and Richard Duncan, both from Vancouver, were given life sentences in January 1996 for the 1993 killings of Harvey Bernard and David Rosamond.
Candlelight vigils will be held in several cities tonight for a Canadian teacher who has been detained in Indonesia for more than two weeks.
The birds, which biologists say are on their way to recovery, are still identified as a "species of special concern" meaning that while they are not immediately in danger of disappearing, they are still classified as vulnerable in the province.
Emery and Lorraine Cressman of Calgary are the latest multimillion-dollar winners in the province with their Lotto 6-49 ticket worth $7 million.
Minister of Justice and Public Security, Anders Anundsen, left, the head of the Norwegian intelligence service , Benedicte Bjoernland and head of the police Vidar Refvik, right, during a press conference in Oslo, Thursday, July 24, 2014.
Calgary, Alberta; MARCH 19, 2014 -- Downtown Calgary is framed by electrical power lines, in Calgary on March 19, 2014.
The hot, dry weather has Vancouverites out catching some rays at beaches around the city.
The trumpeter swan has been removed from Alberta's threatened species list, but four other species have been added due to declining populations.
It is still identified as a species of special concern, which means it is still vulnerable, but not in immediate danger.
The answer to the University of Northern British Columbia's search for a new president ended up taking Weeks - away from the University of Lethbridge.
With the jukebox blaring, bar patrons were having loud conversations with one another while watching NASCAR and ESPN's "SportsCenter" on big-screen TVs.
The property listing for 11 Butler Crescent N.W. shows a "gem" of a house bookended by old trees and boasting a detached garage and handsome stucco-and-wood finish.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 12:14 am
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