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  1. Allegedly drunken and disorderly curling team gets booted from tournament in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | KFVS12

    RED DEER, Alberta, Canada - Some high-profile athletes were kicked out of a curling tournament this past weekend for being too drunk to play. Video captured by a spectator Saturday shows Northwest Territories curler Jamie Koe appearing to be intoxicated before the team's 4:30 p.m. game.

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  2. 'They were breaking brooms' -- Curling team kicked out of tournament for drunkennessRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WICU12 Erie

    ... broke brooms and damaged locker rooms. The foursome forfeited their final game at the Red Deer Curling Classic in Alberta on Sunday, a World Curling Tour event, and Fry later apologized for his behavior. Facility manager Wade Thurber told CBC ...

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  3. Curling Team Kicked Out Of Tournament For Being 'Way Too Drunk'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KOAI-FM Dallas

    This past Sunday, a team anchored by the 2014 Olympic gold-winning Ryan Fry was disqualified from the Red Deer Curling Classic in Red Deer, Alberta, Canada. The team was not being accused of any sort of cheating or foul play, however.

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  4. Olympic champion curler kicked out of tournament for drunkenly smashing brooms on the iceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Metro

    A curling team featuring an Olympic gold medallist were ejected from a tournament in Alberta on Sunday for being 'extremely drunk' and unruly on the ice. The Canadian team were kicked out of the Red Deer Curling Classic due to their 'unacceptable behaviour', which including falling over on the ice, smashing up their brooms and even trashing the belongings of other teams in the locker room.

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  5. B.C. cow with bovine TB was slaughtered in AlbertaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    Cattle graze near Black Diamond, Alta., on May 13, 2016. Bovine TB was found in a cow from British Columbia that was slaughtered in Alberta.

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  6. Talons and Vikings off to provincialsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Medincine Hat News

    The Eagle Butte Talons senior girls volleyball team lived up to their No. 1 seed at the South Zone championships.

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  7. Crusaders just two points back of first overall in AJHLRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Sherwood Park News

    At the beginning of the season, thoughts of being in first place in the Alberta Junior Hockey League's North Division at this point in the campaign seemed pretty far fetched for the Sherwood Park Crusaders. Tyson Scott prepares to pounce on a puck during a recent win by the Sherwood Park Crusaders over the Lloydminster Bobcats.

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  8. Silver Tide laps up new performance coachRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Sherwood Park News

    ... stories at the regional, provincial, national and even international levels - a list which includes three Speedo Alberta Team Championships, 27 Alberta provincial records between 2016 and 2018, 69 Alberta provincial championship medalists and one ...

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  9. Healing circle gets $8K grant from CFSEARead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Medincine Hat News

    A healing circle for prisoners at the Medicine Hat Remand Centre has received an $8,000 grant from the Community Foundation of Southeastern Alberta. Lee Anne Charbonneau, executive director of Medicine Hat's John Howard Society, which offers the circle as part of its programming, says its purpose is twofold.

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  10. County hall set to re-open to the public following explosionsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sherwood Park News

    Strathcona County crews were busy removing vehicles from the upper level of the community centre parkade on Tuesday, Nov. 13. Zach Mueller/News Staff While there is still work to be done, crews continue to make progress with the clean up and restoration of both the Strathcona County Community Centre and county hall. On Monday, Nov. 19, nearly two weeks after explosives were detonated in the parkade below the community centre complex, about 200 staff were welcomed back into the county hall building in Sherwood Park.

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  11. City rigs still seek oilRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Medincine Hat News

    A steep discount on Alberta oil has many companies in the sector re-evaluating drilling plans and current production levels. Officials with the City of Medicine Hat petroleum division say it is continuing with its relatively small oil drilling program, but elected officials say that while they expect the current price to rise, the leash is very short on future exploration.

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  12. Grey Cup to get military escort during stay in EdmontonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    The most coveted prize in the Canadian Football League was scheduled to arrive at Edmonton International Airport on Tuesday morning. In town for the big game on Sunday, the Grey Cup will be waiting for either the Calgary Stampeders or the Ottawa Redblacks to take it home.

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  13. Rave review for 'Newsies': The best local production - Medicine Hat NewsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Medincine Hat News

    ... I have been involved as a music director, actor, and producer of a number of Broadway productions with Central Alberta Theatre and Calgary Theatre Singers. Saturday evening I was treated to a most delightfully entertaining musical production. Having ...

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  14. Minnesota regulators reaffirm Enbridge pipeline Tuesday, November 20Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KVOX-FM Fargo

    ... its previous decision to grant a certificate of need for the project. And the commissioners agreed that Calgary, Alberta-based Enbridge has met several additional conditions they imposed when they approved the plan in June, including requirements ...

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  15. 40 years of kids shows: Sharon and Bram's biggest message to parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Following thousands of live shows over the span of 40 years, Sharon Hampson and Bram Morrison, with the late Lois Lilienstein, have had a front row seat to changing family dynamics. Global's Family Matters producer Christine Meadows sat down with Sharon and Bram at Festival Place in Sherwood Park, Alta.

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  16. After a fighter pilot was charged with drunk driving, Air Force...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    ... unwanted advances. Hood's request came after a captain, a member of 401 Tactical Fighter Squadron in Cold Lake, Alberta, was stopped by U.S. military police at the entrance to Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, where he had been scheduled to join his ...

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  17. Head-To-Head Survey: MFC BancorpRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... assets, including a zinc alloy processing facility located in Slovakia; a natural gas power plant located in Alberta, Canada and a hydro-electric power plant located in Africa; a non-ferrous rolling mill in Germany; and a natural gas production and ...

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  18. Deloitte Insights and Climate Reality are Greenwashing the Public on...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... driver of climate change, not carbon dioxide (CO2). Friends of Science Society P.O. Box 23167, Mission P.O. Calgary, Alberta Canada T2S 3B1 Toll-free Telephone: 1-888-789-9597 Web: friendsofscience.org E-mail: contact(at)friendsofscience(dot)org ...

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  19. Officers investigate video of coyote beaten to death in northern AlbertaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CISN Country 103.9 FM

    ... shows a coyote being beaten to death by a young boy. WARNING: GRAPHIC. Mounties and wildlife officials in northern Alberta are investigating a video that apparently shows a coyote being beaten and killed by snowmobilers. Cpl. Maria Ogden says the ...

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  20. Here's your ultimate guide to the Grey Cup Festival this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CISN Country 103.9 FM

    There is going to be so much coming at you this week it's hard to know where to start and what you might be missing, so I thought I'd make it a little easier for you. The first thing I need to bring your attention to is what I saw over the weekend and can't wait to trythe ZIP LINE!! Get your first look in-person next Wednesday at the FREE Tim Hortons Kick-Off Party, November 21, from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM! https://t.co/pIOyT3F73U @Ziptrek #BringTheHeat #GreyCup pic.twitter.com/bIvDp9ce2o Yep if you were here in 2010 for it you know why they brought this fan fav back, but it'll be gone again before you know it, so you gotta take advantage while you can.

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