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  1. WHL Roundup: Steven Owre's three-point night lifts Tigers over HitmenRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Steven Owre scored twice and added an assist as the Medicine Hat Tigers downed the Calgary Hitmen 5-4 on Friday in Western Hockey League action. Medicine Hat's Nick Schneider made 33 saves for the win as Kyle Dumba kicked out 25-of-30 shots for Calgary.


  2. Looking back: February 25, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... except for a fee of not more than $1 for motorcycles, motorscooters and motorbicycles. Feb. 25, 1942 - EDMONTON, Alberta - A spokesman for the United States Army commission returned to Edmonton today after an inspection tour of the proposed route by ...


  3. Airdrie remembers boy, 6, who fell through iceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    ... we come together as a community and show them we care." The younger of the two - a six-year-old boy - was flown to Alberta Children's Hospital by STARS Air Ambulance in critical condition but succumbed to his injuries shortly after. The boy's ...


  4. The little supermarket that couldRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Calgary Journal

    Tucked away on the corner of Edmonton Trail and 20 Ave. N.E., the Italian Supermarket is a small and unassuming brick building that many people easily pass by. Inside, however, is a colourful and busy supermarket run by the Di Gaeta family, three generations of Italian-Canadians whose passions are good food, good conversation, and good old-fashioned pizza.


  5. Team Canada to Race Final UCI Track World Cup in LA Feb. 25-26 – Duehring, Lay and Foreman-Mackey on BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pedal

    Team Canada is in Los Angeles for the final round of the UCI Track World Cup February 25-26 where Jasmin Duehring [Vancouver, BC], Kirsti Lay [Montreal, QC] and current national road champion, Annie Foreman-Mackey [Kingston, ON] will join Laura Brown [Calgary, AB] and Steph Roorda [Vancouver, BC].


  6. Picard: Mumps outbreaks underscore need for vaccinationsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

    ... have the mumps. The same thing has happened to the Brandon Wheat Kings in Manitoba, and the Medicine Hat Tigers in Alberta. (Some will recall another outbreak in the NHL in 2014 that sidelined Sidney Crosby, among others.) Lest you think that hockey ...


  7. Ice chunk crashes through roof of Calgary home, lands in basementRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    Battalion chief Paul LeBlanc outside the Calgary house where a chunk of ice was found in the basement. A chunk of ice crashed through the roof of a Calgary home on Friday night, Calgary Fire Department officials say.


  8. Rattlers mena s volleyball team punches ticket to nationalsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Medincine Hat News

    The Medicine Hat College Rattlers men's volleyball team punched their ticket to the Canadian Collegiate Athletics Association championship with a hard-fought 25-16, 25-18, 21-25, 19-25, 15-8 victory over the SAIT Trojans Friday in Red Deer, but they still have some provincial business to deal with first. The semifinal victory pushes Medicine Hat into the Alberta Colleges Athletics Conference championship match on Saturday against either the host Red Deer College Kings or the Keyano College Huskies - who square off in the other semifinal tonight.


  9. Lethbridge teacher charged with child porn released to live with parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... he understood the conditions, as well as the names and phone number of his parents. Const. Jason Richmond with the Alberta Law Enforcement Response Teams - which includes ICE - said Thursday that while they had found enough evidence to lay charges ...


  10. Appeal by man charged with fraud in Medicine Hat land development dismissedRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Medincine Hat News

    The Supreme Court of Canada has dismissed an appeal by a southern Alberta man charged with defrauding investors on the Cimarron land development in Medicine Hat. Ronald Aitkens had argued that since he faces possible penalties of $5 million in fines and five years less one day in prison, he deserves a jury trial when the matter is heard in court.


  11. Mumps outbreaks underscore need for vaccinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Several players on the Vancouver Canucks have been benched because they are suspected to have the mumps. The same thing has happened to the Brandon Wheat Kings in Manitoba, and the Medicine Hat Tigers in Alberta.


  12. Lethbridge teacher facing child pornography charges granted bailRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CKNW News Talk 980

    Dwayne Schnell was released on $3,000 no-cash bail Friday. The 37-year-old is facing a number of child pornography charges after an investigation by the Alberta Law Enforcement Teams Internet Child Exploitation team.


  13. Calgary man turns to Facebook to find long-lost brotherRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CKNW News Talk 980

    After learning years ago that he had a brother who was adopted shortly after his birth, Jay Haskin turned to Facebook to hopefully track him down. Haskin said his brother would be 11 years older than he is.


  14. Langley family band honoured with Children's Album of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The Springman Family Band, from Langley, won Children's Album Of The Year at the GMA Canada Covenant Awards ceremony in Edmonton. Langley's Perry Springman and his four children: Emma, Ryan, Sarah, and Jacob make up the The Springman Family Band, and on Jan. 26, they won Children's Album Of The Year at the GMA Canada Covenant Awards ceremony in Edmonton, Alta., for their newest album Happy Beach.


  15. Federal NDP leadership candidates come forward as debates loomRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    ... of NDP leadership events that runs through to September, the month before the vote, are any similar debates in Alberta, the only province where the New Democrats form government. Officials with the federal party say nothing should be read into the ...


  16. Firefighters giving back through Rooftop Campout this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Medincine Hat News

    NEWS PHOTO EMMA BENNETT Firefighters Jonathan Mackenzie and Aaron Georget begin the Rooftop Campout for Muscular Dystrophy Canada on Friday. Donations can be made at Fire Station No.


  17. Public urged to update vaccines after mumps, measles cases reportedRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | 680News

    Public health officials and infectious disease experts are urging Canadians to check that their vaccinations are up to date as clusters of mumps are investigated in Ontario and Alberta, and measles cases are probed in Nova Scotia. The viral infections are both covered by the measles-mumps-rubella or measles-mumps-rubella-varicella vaccines.


  18. AHS confirms four mumps cases at University of AlbertaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBC News

    Health officials are reminding Albertans to get vaccinated, as cases of the mumps continue to crop up across the province. Four cases of mumps have been confirmed at the University of Alberta's north campus in Edmonton, U of A and Alberta Health Services officials said Friday.


  19. Glg LLC Has $697,000 Position in Marathon Oil Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Political

    ... Guinea, and Oil Sands Mining segment, which mines, extracts and transports bitumen from oil sands deposits in Alberta, Canada, and upgrades the bitumen to produce and market synthetic crude oil and vacuum gas oil. Want to see what other hedge funds ...


  20. Murder convictions for parents of diabetic boyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CTV

    ... level of care for "likely a number of years," even though the Raditas were fully trained on how to look after him. Alberta's chief medical examiner testified at the couple's trial that an autopsy showed the teen was severely underweight, covered in ...