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  1. Homeowner interrupts would-be thief in the actRead the original story

    30 min ago | Airdrie City View

    ... hoodie, blue track pants with white strip and a red backpack with a white maple leaf. David Scott Foran, 44, of Calgary has been arrested by RCMP and charged with possession of stolen property over $5,000 in connection with a break in and theft from ...


  2. Flames acquire center Freddie Hamilton from AvalancheRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | USA Today

    Flames acquire center Freddie Hamilton from Avalanche Flames acquire center Freddie Hamilton from Avalanche for conditional 7th-round pick Check out this story on CALGARY, Alberta - The Calgary Flames acquired center Freddie Hamilton from the Colorado Avalanche on Sunday for a conditional seventh-round pick next year. The 23-year-old Hamilton appeared in 18 NHL games last season, going scoreless in one game for San Jose and scoring a goal in 17 games for Colorado.


  3. Election campaign promises made to dateRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    ... the offender pays full restitution. Sept. 27: Establish new RCMP human trafficking teams in Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary and Winnipeg at an annual cost of $8 million for five years. Renew the national plan to combat human trafficking for five years ...


  4. For the record: Justin Trudeau's rally speech in BramptonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | MacLeans

    ... best efforts, I'm sure you've seen a few of them. But my favourite had to be in the debate on the economy in Calgary, when Harper said that he is making it easier for Canadians to get around our cities with his investments in infrastructure. It's ...


  5. Tim Harper: Nenshi fights politics of fear in PM's backyardRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi: "One Canadian citizen committing the same crime should be treated the same as any other citizen, not subject to a different sort of justice if they had a parent or grandparent born someplace else." The most passionate pushback on Conservative Leader Stephen Harper's twin hot button election issues is coming from his own backyard.


  6. Calgary's Protospace creative space sees swell in membership, doubles in sizeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    Protospace is a place for artists, inventors and programmers to access a warehouse space and share tools, equipment and ideas for a small membership fee. "Anything that you could possibly want to make, it all works here," says Jamie Frost, one of the volunteer directors.


  7. 6 Halloween things to do in and around CalgaryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... spookiness from noon until 5 p.m. Entry is by donation ($10 is suggested) which goes to Oops-A-Dazy Rescue. Haunted Calgary is at 222 Rocky Ridge Bay N.W. This is a chance to see the national historic site and museum while having some spooky family ...


  8. Alberta business calendar: jobs, jobs, jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CBC News

    There were a lot of job cuts in the energy sector in September. TransCanada . Cenovus , Penn West , PHX Energy , Conoco Phillips , and TransAlta are just a few of the big names that reported layoffs in the month, with losses adding up to more than 2,000 positions.


  9. Niqab debate brings up memories of historical wrongs against British Columbians of Asian descentRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    ... add the names Israel or Sarah. In addition, a "J" was stamped on passports of German Jews. Meanwhile back in Canada, Calgary mayor Naheed Nenshi has said it's "disgusting" to talk about banning face veils during Canadian citizenship ceremonies. He ...


  10. RECORDING: 5-Time Global Music Arard Winning Vocalist and Trumpeter...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    Canadian Vocalist & Trumpeter Johnny Summers releases new CD with legendary Canadian Pianist Tommy Banks entitled Piano Sessions: Volume 2 and wins 3 Global Music Awards! Most musicians say they are lovers of great songs, but very few are able to show it in the way that does! With the new album, Johnny Summers: Piano Sessions - Volume 2 , 2015 winner of three Global Music Awards including Best Male Vocalist and Album, Johnny Summers shows why he has become Canada's best kept musical secret in Jazz. Hailing from Calgary, Alberta in Canada; for the past 10 years Johnny has been the Artistic Director of the Calgary Jazz Orchestra, a repertory orchestra which is Canada's only year round performing large jazz ensemble.


  11. Maine Women's Ice Hockey Drops to Boston University in Home Opener 4-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Maine Black Bears

    ... goal from Audra Richards (Maplewood, Minn.) for her fourth goal of the year, it was assisted by Morgan Sakundiak (Calgary, Alberta). At the end of the first, Maine carried a 1-0 advantage despite being outshot 10-5 in the first period. The Black ...


  12. Climber shares his adventuresRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The Enderby & District Arts Council is excited to present The 11,000ers of the Canadian Rockies with author and climber Bill Corbett, in a talk and slideshow Oct. 16 at 7 p.m. at the Enderby Drill Hall. Corbett is a Calgary-based writer with 37 years' experience, five as a newspaper journalist and the rest as a freelance writer and editor.


  13. Marvin "Sonny" ClayboRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Weyburn Review

    ... Hinton, AB, Glenn of Midale, and Jerry of Sherwood Park, AB; sister Gladys of Outlook; sister-in-law Joyce Claybo of Calgary, AB; nephews and nieces: Gary (Diane) Molberg, Brian (Darlene) Molberg, Neil Johnson, Carol (Neal) McCutcheon, Ross (Jenny) ...


  14. Mitchell Harkes found guilty in stabbing death at Calgary house partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | GlobalNews

    ... Dr. Northwest. Der claimed Harkes had no idea that Radke was going to stab someone. Wiese came to the University of Calgary from Ponoka, and was a third-year Bachelor of Commerce student when he was killed.


  15. Tour of Alberta's mountains, gravel play to Ryder Hesjedal's strengthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 | Madison Publishing

    ... Giro d'Italia in 2012. The 34-year-old from Victoria is a powerful climber and grew up cycling unpaved roads in the Calgary area. "Definitely the races in Jasper are exciting and I hope to be in mix, and if not contesting the overall, looking at ...


  16. Alberta man impresses Ellen crowd with epic handwalkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBC News

    "I'm still trying to put it into words," Fraser said to CBC Radio's Donna McElligott on alberta@noon on Friday. The father of five has been handwalking for 30 years, and says he wanted to do something to mark his 40th birthday next month.


  17. Brian Brennan explores more rogues and rebels from western Canada's colourful historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    Colleen De Neve/ Calgary Herald CALGARY, AB -- SEPTEMBER 10, 2015 --Brian Brennan, author of Rogues and Rebels, was photographed on September 10, 2015. 00068373A SLUG: 0911-Brennan Clyde Gilmour, the Calgary-born music-loving broadcaster best known for his half-century on CBC Radio, got his start in newspapers. 1 comment

  18. Sales Account ManagerRead the original story

    Saturday | Employment News

    ... age - Base + Commissions; Target earnings of 100K+Benefits: Significant growth opportunities availableWork Location: Calgary, Alberta


  19. Video: Calgary Muslims say they are hurt by image of radicalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    ... neighbourhoods, from the mansions of Shaughnessy to the smaller homes and low-rise apartments of Marpole. CALGARY, AB.; For Michelle Lang Fellowship Project; The Radical Reality: Canada and Homegrown Terrorism -- Frame grab of Lama Al-Yafi, from the ...


  20. Calgary's Tower of Terror: 'Extremism wasn't a reality - until this happened'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    ... While a mosque in the city's southwest has a towering minaret, and Canada's largest mosque sits across from Calgary's airport, a plastic, two-metre long placard is the only outward sign of this prayer room's existence. The front entrance leads to a ...