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  1. Japanese Garden plans celebrationfor 50th anniversaryRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    ... for the 50th anniversary celebration. The Society is working in co-ordination with the Consul General of Japan in Calgary to plan the event, which aligns with Canada's 150th birthday. "Even three, four, six, eight months from now we hope to know ...

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  2. Food choices hurt AlbertansRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    ... 40 per cent of cancers are related to poor nutrition. Those dangers are not confined to Canada, the University of Calgary researcher pointed out. But in some nations where the same situation was emerging, federal and local governments stepped in. In ...

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  3. Woman with multiple traumatic injuries after being hit by carRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBC News

    A woman in her 60s is in potentially life-threatening condition after she was hit by a car on Centre Street. Emergeny responders were called to the 1800-block of Centre Street North and found the woman with multiple traumatic injuries, including "concerns for head injuries," according to EMS.

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  4. Andrew F. Sunter, Partner, Burnet, Duckworth and Palmer LLP to Speak at the KG's EventRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Log

    ... and Palmer LLP Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP (BD&P) is a leading Canadian law firm of over 140 lawyers situated in Calgary, Alberta. BD&P provides premier legal service in all areas of business law, most notably in energy, securities, banking & ...

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  5. Running a .NET app against a Postgres database in DockerRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2015 | Dixie's blog

    ... the in-memory option so you can clone the app and launch it immediately just to see how it works. Quick summary: Calgary, Alberta hosts an annual event called the Calgary Stampede . One of the highlights of the 10-ish day event is the pancake ...

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  6. Council unanimously approves Kensington Legion planRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    A developer will build a new home for the Legion branch and use the rest of the site for a new condo-retail development featuring a grocery store. The legion had warned it might have to close the branch and sell the land if council didn't approve the plan.

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  7. TransCanada tasks its new Quebec pitchman with selling Energy EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    ... like the tone. And this is exactly what we're changing now." Hiring Mr. Bergeron is part of a wider effort by the Calgary-based energy company to turn the page on a rocky start in Quebec since Energy East consultations were launched in 2013; a start ...

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  8. Suncor, Imperial Oil's refinery margins set to narrow as crude prices stabilizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Globe and Mail

    ... going forward," Suncor chief executive Steve Williams said during a conference call last week. Imperial, based in Calgary, operates three refineries and a chain of Esso-brand filling stations, in addition to its oil sands mining and other extraction ...

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

    Monday | Red Deer Advocate

    ... where Uber is -- there's no reason why they shouldn't have had this done already. Uber stopped operating in Calgary in November after the city won a court injunction against the company. City staff are still working on a bylaw, which is to be ...

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  10. Veresen to Hold Conference Call and Webcast on Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2015 ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Market Wire

    ... 10, 2016, using the following dial-in numbers: Veresen is a publicly-traded dividend paying corporation based in Calgary, Alberta that owns and operates energy infrastructure assets across North America. Veresen is engaged in three principal ...

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  11. Edo Japan Holiday Campaign Fuels Canadian Food BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Market Wire

    ... Better' holiday giving campaign, Edo restaurants across the country raised $74,753.94 for local food banks. The Calgary Food Bank's Weekends and More (WAM) program, a collaborative hunger-prevention program between the Calgary Board of Education and ...

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  12. Humphries and Lotholz win women's bobsled World Cup bronze in SwitzerlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    According to CBC Sports on Saturday, Kaillie Humphries of Calgary, Alberta and Melissa Lotholz of Barrhead, Alberta won the bronze medal at a World Cup women's bobsled competition in St. Moritz, Switzerland. For Humphries and Lotholz, it was their seventh podium finish of the 2015-16 World Cup women's bobsled season.

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  13. Police lay 128 charges against 29 people in drug trafficking stingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBC News

    ... 22 people, who were charged with 81 drug and criminal code offences. More than half were already known to police. "Calgary's Central Library is an integral part of Calgary's downtown," said library CEO Bill Ptacek in a release. "Like all of our 18 ...

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  14. Education minister vows to 'accommodate' religious views on gender-identity policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBC News

    ... department's new gender-identity guidelines for Alberta schools. Eggen met with Edmonton Archbishop Richard Smith, Calgary Bishop Fred Henry, St. Paul Bishop Paul Terrio and auxiliary bishop Greg Bittman. He suggested there may be some room for ...

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  15. Rethink your strategy after 3 months of job searching and no bitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBC News

    A series of layoffs in Alberta's energy sector means there's some stiff competition for jobs in the province. To help you get that job, the Calgary Eyeopener enlisted the help of Richard Bucher, a career coach with Right Management.

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  16. Decision on tall building in Calgary's Chinatown tabled until springRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBC News

    A group of residents of Chinatown held a protest outside city hall on Monday prior to city council's decision on a proposed new tall building. That decision has been put off until April.

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  17. Hainan Airlines to Launch Calgary-Beijing Route on June 30Read the original story

    Monday | Travel Industry Wire

    Hainan Airlines plans to launch the first ever nonstop service from Calgary to Beijing, the capital of China. This is the company's second Canadian route and its first from Western Canada.

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  18. Avrio Capital Announces Final Closing of its Largest Late Stage Venture FundRead the original story

    Sunday | Venture Capital Access Online

    ... in August of 2014 with the Fund's cornerstone investors, Farm Credit Canada and Export Development Canada. Based in Calgary, Alberta , the Avrio team is one of Canada's longest standing venture franchises having accumulated 15 years of investment ...

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  19. Teen Twins Killed During Crash on Canadian Olympic Bobsledding CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | TheBlaze.com

    The brothers, Jordan and Evan Caldwell, 17, entered the Canada Olympic Park in Calgary, Alberta, with at least six other friends to try out the bobsled track on a personal sled after the park had closed, according to CNN . The park in Calgary was used as a part of the 1988 Winter Olympics, and it currently is being used as both a training facility and a recreational facility for public use.

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  20. Flames' Wideman to meet Gary Bettman for suspension appeal on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBC News

    Calgary Flames defenceman Dennis Wideman will appeal a 20-game suspension handed down to him by NHL, after he hit linesman Don Henderson from behind during a game on Jan. 27. According to the NHL Players' Association, the appeal will be heard by NHL commissioner Gary Bettman on Wednesday in New York City. If the ban is upheld, the defenceman will to forfeit $564,516 US in salary, and would be eligible to return to the Flames' lineup March 14 against St. Louis.

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