Alberta Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Traffic light-timing app is coming to a BMW near youRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Gizmag

    ... gear, environmentally-friendly technologies and anything that's designed to go underwater. He lives in Edmonton, Alberta, where he spends a lot of time going over the handlebars of his mountain bike, hanging out in off-leash parks, and wishing the ...

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  2. Harper Government Invests in Improvements to Medicine Hat's Community InfrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Market Wire

    Today, LaVar Payne, Member of Parliament for Medicine Hat, on behalf of the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification Canada, announced support of $134,902 for South Grandstand Stampede Grounds under the Government of Canada's Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program. In Economic Action Plan 2015, the Government of Canada announced further support for communities with the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program.

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  3. Harper Government Invests in Improvements to Edmonton's Community InfrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Market Wire

    Today, the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health and Member of Parliament for Edmonton-Spruce Grove, announced support of $66,547 for the Callingwood-Lymburn Community League Outdoor Rink under the Government of Canada's Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program. In Economic Action Plan 2015, the Government of Canada announced further support for communities with the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program.

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  4. Couple, son win $17.3 M in Lotto 6-49; says helping others came back to themRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... on the June 17 LOTTO 6/49 draw. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ho-Western Canada Lottery Corporation GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. - An Alberta couple and their adult son say karma may have played a part in their $17.3 million lottery win. Gerald, Elizabeth, and Dean ...

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  5. How women are breaching 'the last bastion of maleness' in sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Globe and Mail

    Rachel Warrack, former Augustana College women's basketball player in Camrose, Alberta on Wednesday, July 29, 2015. Warrack will be an assistant coach with the school's men's team this season.

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  6. Inching closer to half-way pointRead the original story

    Friday | The News

    All the beauty I have witnessed over the past few weeks has really come to define this journey for me: whether it was the stunning beauty of the rugged Superior shoreline or the beauty of each moment spent with palliative care professionals or just regular Canadians, I have felt so grateful for this opportunity. This week alone, I have experienced all of these moments and I have never felt more sure that I am where I am suppose to be right now.

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  7. Woman gets $200 speeding ticket on Alberta highway. One problem, the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Canada.com

    They say a woman pulled over on a road west of Okotoks, Alta., recently when she saw flashing red and blue lights in her rear-view mirror. A man with a badge came out of the car, asked for her licence and registration, then walked back to his vehicle.

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  8. The high-stakes battle of medications, insurers and the governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Globe and Mail

    Terese Rushton McGregor with her daughter is Katha, in wheelchair, and family in Blackfalds, Alberta on Wednesday, July 29, 2015. McGregor and her husband regularly have to to struggle with insurance companies over the cost of drugs which are needed to combat a rare disease that afflicts Katha.

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  9. Exxon Mobil (XOM) on Q2 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    ... mix of income across geographies and tax regimes as well as a one-time increase in the corporate income tax rate in Alberta, Canada. In the sequential quarter comparison shown on Slide 8, earnings decreased by $750 million as lower Upstream and ...

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  10. Charges laid in cyclist's deathRead the original story

    Friday | Western Wheel

    A 42-year-old Okotoks woman has been charged in connection with the death of a cyclist who was struck by a vehicle earlier this spring. Joely Lambourn of Okotoks was charged with dangerous operation of a vehicle causing death, which is under the criminal code, in relation to the death of DeWinton's Deric Kryvenchuk on May 4. Lambourn, who was living in the High River area at the time of the incident, also faces a charge of driving while unauthorized under the Traffic Safety Act.

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  11. Mission Creek restoration project gets $249,000 federal grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Kelowna Capital News

    The ongoing restoration of Mission Creek in Kelowna has received a $249,000 grant from the federal government to the Central Okanagan Land Trust. Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran said the money will be used to for the initial restoration project this fall to set back the dikes to widen the creek, establish a flood plain, add creekbank riparian vegetation and improve adjacent agricultural land drainage.

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  12. Drop the writ: Understanding the benefits of an early election callRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Globe and Mail

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper shakes hands with a woman while serving pancakes during the Calgary Stampede in Calgary, Alberta, in this file photo taken July 4, 2015. Speculation mounted on Thursday that Canada's election campaign would formally begin on Sunday, with the governing Conservatives planning a Montreal rally with Prime Minister Stephen Harper on Sunday evening.

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  13. Human trafficking charge in Airdrie spurs group to dispel mythsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBC News

    An Alberta organization that advocates for victims of human trafficking is reminding the public about the misconceptions of the crime after a 25-year-old Airdrie man was charged Thursday in a case involving a minor. The charges came while police were investigating a youth who had been reported missing and subsequently found evidence the minor was an alleged victim of human trafficking and prostitution.

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  14. Energy East pipeline will cost more than $12 billion, TransCanada saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Edmonton Journal

    ... TransCanada would do in any event - to work with stakeholders in the regions." The goal of Energy East is to feed Alberta crude to eastern refineries as well as to export it across the Atlantic to lucrative new markets like Europe and India. ...

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  15. Fort Edmonton Park gets bite of federal infrastructure funding for 2018 reconstructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Edmonton Journal

    Thursday was Day 1 of the 2015 Big Valley Jamboree in Camrose. This year's edition of the annual four-day festival features such talent as Corb Lund, Reba, Brad Paisley and Lady Antebellum.

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  16. Simons: The secrets of Thomas Svekla haunt us stillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Edmonton Journal

    Thursday was Day 1 of the 2015 Big Valley Jamboree in Camrose. This year's edition of the annual four-day festival features such talent as Corb Lund, Reba, Brad Paisley and Lady Antebellum.

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  17. Limited parking downtown Red Deer on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Red Deer Advocate

    Rick Gagnon of Thompson, Manitoba takes a look at a custom 51 Ford owned by Dana and Joel Henry of Red Deer at Westerner Park Monday on day one of a seven day celebration of classic cars, music and culture of the 50s, 60s, and 70, taking place in Red Deer this week. Rock'n Red Deer is bringing together vintage car enthusiasts for a week of activities sponsored by The Alberta SuperRun Association.

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  18. Long delay for Calgary trial of man accused of killing boy and his grandparentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Neepawa Press

    Douglas Garland is shown being escorted into a Calgary police station in Calgary, Alta., Monday, July 14, 2014. Garland, the man accused of killing a little boy and his grandparents in June of last year, won't be going to trial until 2017.

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  19. Civeo's (CVEO) CEO Bradley Dodson on Q2 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    ... addition, our 2015 tax benefit includes a $2.7 million charge related to an increase in the statutory tax rates in Alberta, Canada. Finally, the negative effective tax rate for the second quarter 2014 was the result of the impact of reduction in the ...

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  20. Harper Government helps young people in Edmonton get jobsRead the original story

    Friday | Canada NewsWire

    The announcement was made today by the Honourable Tim Uppal, Minister of State and Member of Parliament for Edmonton-Sherwood Park, on behalf of the Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development. Through the Government's Youth Employment Strategy, the Edmonton Mennonite Centre for Newcomers will deliver a project to help 84 young people in with an investment of more than $1 million over two years.

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