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1 hr ago | Great Falls Tribune

Sliwa-Braulick

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Liz Sliwa of Edmonton, Alberta. She works as a registered psychologist.

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5 hrs ago | Canada.com

Father of Calgary stabbing suspect says family will - never recover from this'

Declaring their unconditional love for their son, the parents of the man accused of the worst mass slaying in Calgary's history said they, too, are struggling to comprehend a crime that continues to confound investigators.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Edmonton Journal

Horses spotted roaming south Calgary streets, may have been led astray by rogue donkey

Alberta's Progressive Conservative caucus says it will finally scrap parts of the provincial Marriage Act that define marriage as a union between a man and a woman, to get in line with federal legislation and public sentiment that wants the rights of gays, lesbian and bisexual Albertans recognized.

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Related Topix: Canada, Gay/Lesbian, Transgender

National Post

Before Calgary's stabbing nightmare came a laid back day of celebrations and summer plans

A blood moon from a total lunar eclipse was set to break through cloudy skies, and near the University of Calgary a good-spirited party was in full swing at Segura's rental home in the city's Brentwood neighbourhood.

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CTV

Passengers on Vancouver-to-Edmonton flight warned about measles

Health officials in Edmonton are warning passengers who arrived in the city on a flight from Vancouver earlier this month that they may have been exposed to measles.

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Related Topix: Canada, North America Travel, Travel, Canada Travel, Alberta, Canada Travel

The Whitecourt Star

Whitecourt Library receives grant

Mayor Maryann Chichak dropped by the Whitecourt Public Library on Tuesday, April 15 to give the library board a $20,000 Community Facility Enhancement grant.

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Wall St. Cheat Sheet

McDonald's Accused of Treating Workers Like Modern-Day Slaves

McDonald's Corp. Canada is facing investigation after a foreign worker from Belize went public with his story of "modern day slavery."

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Related Topix: Restaurant Management, Mcdonalds, SoftServe, Canada,

St. Albert Gazette

On Tap

The St. Albert Rugby Football Club is hosting a junior camp May 4 for elementary, junior high and high school males and females.

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Related Topix: Canada, The Kids, Pop/Rock

The Free Press

Sparwood locals release their newly published children's book

With love for teaching children and self described as 'being kids at heart', two Sparwood locals are excited to reveal their newly published childrens 'book.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Whitecourt Star

Province promotes message of immunization

Town of Whitecourt mayor Maryann Chichak and Alberta Health Services public health nurse Jean Day show off the official Whitecourt Proclamation of Immunization Week on April 26 to May 3. Barry Kerton That is the message Alberta Health Services wants to get out during Immunization Week, which will be held on the last week of April.

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Related Topix: Canada, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, North America, World News, Vaccinations, Health, Mumps, Chickenpox

Canada.com

Snow piling up around Calgary | photos

Chris and Caroline Adshade enjoy a wintery springtime walk on 20th Avenue NW as yet more snow arrives in Calgary Friday.

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Related Topix: Weather, Canada

OpEdNews

Alberta NDP Demand Government Shed Light on $3 Billion Healthcare Privatization

Last year, the Progressive Conservatives put out a request for proposals outlining a $3 billion dollar deal that will privatize laboratory services in Edmonton and northern Alberta, the largest health privatization deal in the province's history.

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Related Topix: Canada, World News, US News, Liberal Political News

UPI

Alberta investing in CCS for oil sands

The provincial government in Alberta, Canada, said it set aside more than $1 billion for carbon storage and storage facilities for oil sands projects.

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Red Deer Advocate

Third measles case confirmed in Central Alberta

By Myles Fish - Red Deer Advocate Published: April 17, 2014 1:32 PM Updated: April 17, 2014 2:10 PM Alberta Health Services had announced single "probable" cases on April 4 and 11 occurring in the Central Zone, with the latter individual thought to have contracted the virus after visiting an "exposure site" that the first individual visited in late ... (more)

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Digital Game Developer

Social Media Breakfast Calgary #51 8:30 am - 10:30am, Friday, April...

Spencer Estabrooks will take us through the journey to create and maintain a Webseries and its online presence.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

CNews

Vigil held for Calgary stabbing victims

Monique Verhoef lights candles as friends and fellow students of Jordan Segura and Kaiti Perras gather at a vigil at Mount Royal University in NW Calgary, Alta.

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Canada.com

Father of mass murder suspect would give anything to bring victims back

The father of a man charged with killing five young people in Calgary says his family would give anything to bring them back.

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Red Deer Advocate

Father of mass murder suspect would give anything to bring victims back

Candles are lit for each of the five victims during a Mount Royal University memorial service remembering victims of Tuesday's fatal stabbings in Calgary, Alberta on Thursday.

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RV Business

Danzy Holds Grand Opening at New Warehouse

ERT/Danzy Distributors marked the grand opening of its new warehouse in Calgary, Alberta, on April 10 with over 200 customers attending the event and 10 major suppliers showcasing products along with demo vehicles.

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The Georgia Straight

Rocky Mountain Flatbread Co. chef shows how to make your own pizza

Oliver Zulauf, corporate executive chef for Rocky Mountain Flatbread Co., uses local organic ingredients to keep a low carbon footprint.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Pizza,

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