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  1. Judge says Charter challenge pointless since summer jobs program overRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 13 | Medincine Hat News

    ... the program's controversial criteria might not be in place next year. Applicants Reah Lynne and William Anderson of Brooks wanted to hire a summer student for their business - A-1 Irrigation & Technical Services - but refused to affirm their support ...

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  2. Journey Energy (JOY) Upgraded to "Speculative Buy" by Canaccord GenuityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 2 | Daily Political

    ... province of Alberta, Canada. The company primarily holds interests in the Greater Countess area located adjacent to Brooks, Alberta; the Greater Crystal area located to the southwest of Edmonton, Alberta; and the Matziwin property to the north of ...

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  3. Canaccord Genuity Upgrades Journey Energy (JOY) to "Speculative Buy"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 1 | IntersportsWire

    ... province of Alberta, Canada. The company primarily holds interests in the Greater Countess area located adjacent to Brooks, Alberta; the Greater Crystal area located to the southwest of Edmonton, Alberta; and the Matziwin property to the north of ...

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  4. Bernier, Fildebrandt could have impactRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 30 | Lethbridge Herald

    ... Jason Kenney and Calgary MP Michelle Rempel bashed Bernier's decision, he was praised by Fildebrandt. The Strathmore-Brooks MLA who backed Bernier's leadership bid claimed a solid majority of Canadians agree with Bernier's fears of "extreme ...

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  5. Fildebrandt and Bernier: Separated by regions, joined by political ambitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 25 | CBC News

    ... "We have very similar policy and philosophical views on the role of government," said Fildebrandt while driving to Brooks, Alta. He speaks of the mutual belief he shares with Bernier, that if "you're not hurting anyone else, it's not the ...

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  6. Bernier, Fildebrandt and new parties could be influentialRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 25 | Medincine Hat News

    ... Jason Kenney and Calgary MP Michelle Rempel bashed Bernier's decision, he was praised by Fildebrandt. The Strathmore-Brooks MLA who backed Bernier's leadership bid claimed a solid majority of Canadians agree with Bernier's fears of "extreme ...

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  7. Being at UCP helm a balancing act for KenneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2018 | St. Albert Gazette

    The United Conservative Party of Alberta took a lot of heat last week when it barred Todd Beasley from competing to be nominated as the party's candidate in the riding of Brooks-Medicine Hat because of his bigoted social media comments about Islam. Some of Beasley's supporters accused the UCP of betraying its commitment to listen to the party's grassroots supporters, and others said the party violated Beasley's free speech rights.

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  8. Mexican beer helping promote solar powerRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2018 | Lethbridge Herald

    ... and Bindloss, north of CFB Suffield. At 30 MW, both would eclipse the 17-MW solar farm completed last fall near Brooks by Vancouver-based Elemental Energy. That $30-million project - bolstered by a $15-million government grant - was heralded as the ...

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  9. UCP candidate voting begins next week for Brooks-Medicine HatRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2018 | Medincine Hat News

    Voting to determine who the UCP candidate will be for the Brooks-Medicine Hat riding will take place on Monday and Tuesday. It starts in Brooks at the Heritage Inn, 1217 Second St. West, on July 16 from noon to 8 p.m., and in Medicine Hat on July 17 from noon to 8 p.m. at the Medicine Hat Real Estate Board, 403 Fourth St. S.E. The contestants are: Todd Beasley, Michaela Glasgo and Dinah Hiebert.

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  10. a Feel cut off:a Loss of Greyhound bus service leaves few options in rural areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2018 | Medincine Hat News

    ... logo continues to grace Canadian highways. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck Mohammed Idriss says the small city of Brooks in southern Alberta will get more isolated when Greyhound bus service ends across Western Canada in the fall. Greyhound has ...

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  11. 'Feel cut off:' Loss of Greyhound bus service leaves few options in rural areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2018 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Mohammed Idriss says the small city of Brooks in southern Alberta will get more isolated when Greyhound bus service ends across Western Canada in the fall. Greyhound has announced it will end all its routes in the West, save for one between Vancouver and Seattle, at the end of October.

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  12. Loss of Greyhound bus service leaves few options in some rural areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2018 | Prince George Citizen

    ... logo continues to grace Canadian highways. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck Mohammed Idriss says the small city of Brooks in southern Alberta will get more isolated when Greyhound bus service ends across Western Canada in the fall. Greyhound has ...

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  13. Absolutely horrifying:' Greyhound pulls out of the PrairiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | The Western Producer

    ... Regional Family and Community Support Services, an organization that delivers preventive social programming in the Brooks, Alta., area. "I'm extremely disappointed and concerned," she said. "For residents in rural communities who are already ...

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  14. It seems like billiards fans might be snookeredRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2018 | Medincine Hat News

    ... AGLC website fairly closely, but hasn't yet spotted an address in Redcliff or Cypress County. There are only a few in Brooks and nothing between here and Lethbridge, or north to Wainwright or Saskatoon. Maple Creek will have an outlet, according to ...

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  15. Fund started to help Jeffrey Matthews make his final journey home to Grand BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2018 | Western Star

    ... He was later transported from Medicine Hat to a Calgary hospital, where he died on June 24. Matthews, 38, moved to Brooks, Alta. when he was a teenager in the late '90s. Stone and her husband Steve moved there in 2005 and Matthews lived with them ...

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  16. Folk favourite Little Miss Higgins to visit ChilliwackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2018 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Her tunes are rooted in the truth, both practical and universal, and presented in a poetic and wonderful way. Born in Brooks, Alberta, raised in Independence, Kansas, and now living in Winnipeg via a long stay in small town Saskatchewan, she brings ...

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  17. Milestone for Saamis ImmigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2018 | Medincine Hat News

    ... . The organization also operated two settlement branches in other locations, one year in Lethbridge and four years in Brooks. It's run five different programs, all through funding made available by the federal government.

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  18. Lifeguarding bursary based on remarkable 1951 rescue story 'will do nothing but save lives'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | CBC News

    ... still remember every detail of August 10, 1951, the day he pulled two-year-old Frankie Bates out of a cistern near Brooks, Alta. This is a story about a remarkable rescue based on a series of fortunate events and as Wardle puts it: "It's all by ...

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  19. Fatal collision southeast of Calgary results in fuel spill into Bow RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2018 | GlobalNews

    One person was killed and another injured after a crash south of Brooks, Alta. early Saturday morning between a semi-trailer unit and a pickup truck.

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  20. Biking Bishop pedals through Alberta on national prayer pilgrimageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | CBC News

    ... The 62-year-old will take a day for every year he's been alive to complete the tour. On Friday, he set off from Brooks, Alta., for Medicine Hat. The religious leader for the Qu'Appelle diocese in southern Saskatchewan says he was ready to ...

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