Alberta Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. MFRI Completes Acquisition of 100% Ownership of Bayou Perma-Pipe CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Market Wire

    ... announced acquisition of 100% ownership of Bayou Perma-Pipe Canada (BPPC), a coating and insulation company in Alberta, Canada. BPPC has been renamed Perma-Pipe Canada. CEO Bradley Mautner commented, "The transaction is part of a series of steps ...

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  2. New Report Available: Global Fire Protection Systems in Oil and Gas Markets 2016-2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | PR-inside.com

    ... and Canada are the major contributors in this region. For instance, oil companies in Canada, especially in Calgary, Alberta, are making massive investments in passive and active FPS. Competitive landscape and key vendors The need to reduce the risks ...

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  3. Luge track operator likely not liable for teenagers' deaths: lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | CTV

    ... fencing and security patrols means WinSport likely took the appropriate security steps. Occupiers' liability law in Alberta provides little protection for trespassers but does require owners to secure their property if it poses a danger to a child. ...

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  4. Why Albertans are starting to walk away from their mortgagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | CBC News

    Jingle mail - the act of walking away from an underwater mortgage by mailing your keys back to the bank - is a peculiarity of the Alberta residential market and an act of desperation. However, a combination of high debt and lost jobs make it an option in a province going through a significant economic reckoning.

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  5. COMMENTARY: My Little Corner of Canada, Feb. 5Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Nunatsiaq News

    ... things they want to do. At the same time, they have to deal with the sinking price of oil which is wreaking havoc in Alberta and Canada's budget forecast. Canada has one of the largest carbon footprints per capita in the world. The Harper government ...

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  6. Twin teen brothers, 17, killed in crash at bobsled trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | New York Daily News

    Twin teen brothers who died in a crash on a Canada bobsled track are being mourned by relatives and classmates - and may have been participating in a "tradition" by sliding down the track after-hours, former staff members say. Jordan and Evan Caldwell, 17, were killed and six other teens were injured Saturday while going down the bobsled track at Canada Olympic Park in Calgary, Alberta, which hosted various events during the 1988 Winter Olympics and was seen in the 1993 movie "Cool Runnings."

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  7. Sudden death at Lethbridge apartment under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | CBC News

    The body was discovered on Sunday in an apartment block in the 100 block of Columbia Boulevard West, according to reports. Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines .

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  8. Alberta RV Show Draws Buyers in Tough TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | RV Business

    The economic downturn in Alberta over the past year may have had an impact on travel and vacation plans internationally. But, according to a report in the Medicine Hat News , recreational vehicles have not slowed down, if this weekend's Holiday RV show and sale at the Cypress Centre was any indication.

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  9. Uber drive: Edmonton may be template for legalizing ride sharing in other citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | SooToday

    Cab drivers in Edmonton protested for months at city hall, some of them pulling off their shirts, as councillors debated whether to pass a new bylaw legalizing ride-sharing companies such as Uber. As similar revolts played out across Canada, the Alberta capital sped ahead late last month and became the first jurisdiction to pass regulations for the new industry.

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  10. 2 teens killed sledding on closed Olympic trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WTNH

    Two brothers were killed after they and a group of friends apparently went down an Olympic bobsledding course on a personal sled on Saturday, authorities said. Canada Olympic Park in Calgary, Alberta, site of the 1988 Winter Olympics, is currently used as a training facility for athletes and recreational facility for the public.

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  11. Fort Whyte launching Manitoba's first 'outdoor school' pilot programRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | CBC News

    FortWhyte Alive is gearing to up to launch what will be the first of its kind in Manitoba: an outdoor, forest and nature based kinder-school. Kids will ditch desks for tree stumps, the school yard for FortWhyte Alive's woodlands and a traditional curriculum for 'inquiry-based' learning.

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  12. Surgeon stops mid-operation, teen forced to wait to have same surgery againRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | CBC News

    Farouq Sadiq says he doesn't blame the surgeon who got sick while performing surgery on his shoulder, but wonders why he was discharged with no date for when his operation would be completed. Rosa Marchitelli has more than a decade of experience reporting and in the anchor chair.

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  13. Southwest has quiet start to 2016 during land rights saleRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Southwest Booster

    ... as a preferred jurisdiction for conventional producers. February's sale averaged $444 per hectare, compared to Alberta's latest sale that averaged $117 per hectare and British Columbia's that averaged $76 per hectare. "Oil prices continue to have an ...

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  14. Trilogy Energy Corp (TETZF) Given "Neutral" Rating at Dundee SecuritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Political

    Dundee Securities currently has a $3.75 target price on the stock, down from their previous target price of $4.00. Trilogy Energy Corp opened at 2.49 on Friday.

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  15. MEG Energy Corp (MEG) Given Outperform Rating at RBC CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Political

    ... is focused on sustainable in situ oil sands development and production in the southern Athabasca oil sands region of Alberta, Canada. MEG is developing enhanced oil recovery projects that utilize steam-assisted gravity drainage (SAGD) extraction ...

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  16. MEG Energy Corp (MEG) Stock Rating Lowered by National Bank FinancialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Political

    ... is focused on sustainable in situ oil sands development and production in the southern Athabasca oil sands region of Alberta, Canada. MEG is developing enhanced oil recovery projects that utilize steam-assisted gravity drainage (SAGD) extraction ...

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  17. Seniors committee AGM coming up; will elect new membersRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Medincine Hat News

    ... Foundation, which is funded by corporate and individual donations, and volunteers helping to raise funds through the Alberta Gaming Casino program for non-profit organizations. In recent years the foundation has raised more than $100,000 to help ...

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  18. Lethbridge police investigate suspicious death on citya s west sideRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Medincine Hat News

    Lethbridge police were called at about 5:15 p.m. to a disturbance inside an apartment complex in the 100 block of Columbia Boulevard West, near the corner of Laval Blvd. The building is directly across the street from the West Village Mall and around the corner from Nicholas Sheran Community School. "There's really not much more that I can tell you at this moment because we're very early in the stages of our investigation," said Const.

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  19. AWG has been years in the makingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Medincine Hat News

    Brenda Lea MacPhail has been working with the Alberta Winter Games committee since 2013 and says she is excited to see the Games finally arrive in Medicine Hat this week.--NEWS PHOTO CHARLES LEFEBVRE The result of nearly three years of volunteer work from Brenda Lea MacPhail will be seen when the Alberta Winter Games start on Saturday. MacPhail, who serves as director of culture and the Friends of the Games committees, says her first meeting in regards to the winter games took place in September 2013.

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  20. PMa s important message of patienceRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Medincine Hat News

    He could have brought that big armoured car stuffed with cash with him, as Alberta Finance Minister Joe Ceci had suggested, tongue-in-cheek, or maybe a huge oversized cheque with his party's logo emblazoned on it for the cameras. He could have just told Premier Rachel Notley what he was going to do, in the spirit of federal-provincial relations of recent vintage.

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