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  1. Opposition says small craft brewery grant program has province picking winners and losersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBC News

    Small Alberta craft breweries could get up to $12 million in annual grants from the province starting Aug. 5 if they were to get close to the limit of 300,000 hectolitres produced and sold. That's Terry Rock's view on a new grant program aimed to support Alberta's small craft brewery industry announced Thursday.

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  2. Calgary doctor speaks out against 'one-size-fits-all' treatment for Lyme diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    WATCH ABOVE: It's often undiagnosed and can cause extreme pain for sufferers. Now a Calgary doctor is questioning how we treat Lyme disease altogether.

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  3. Pop-up radio station pays tribute to The HipRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Red Deer Advocate

    ... planning to attend one of the band's possibly final Alberta concerts, happening in Edmonton today and Saturday and Calgary on Monday and Wednesday. To further celebrate the group's music, Murray thought it would be great to start a pop-up radio ...

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  4. Government unable to reach Canadians detained in connection with Turkish coupRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SooToday

    ... Hanci or Erdem. Both men are dual nationals, meaning they hold both Turkish and Canadian citizenship. Hanci lives in Calgary and is an imam for both the federal and Alberta correctional services. Erdem lived in Toronto and Ottawa, where he was also ...

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  5. Extra crews called in to fight house fire in the northeastRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBC News

    A neighbour spotted smoke pouring from a home in the 100 block of Costa Mesa Cl. N.E. about 3 p.m. Fire crews use an aerial to battle a blaze in the 100 block of Costa Mesa Cl.

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  6. Cat missing as crews fight house fire in Monterey ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBC News

    A neighbour spotted smoke pouring from a home in the 100 block of Costa Mesa Close N.E. about 3 p.m. Fire crews use an aerial to battle a blaze in the 100 block of Costa Mesa Cl. N.E. "The fire was upgraded to a second alarm for additional resources.

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  7. Transportation stakeholders not wooed byaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Western Producer

    ... ministers said they raised the issue with MacAulay during this year's federal-provincial-territorial meeting in Calgary. MacAulay held his own roundtable on grain transportation, organized by Agriculture Canada, with industry stakeholders July 18 in ...

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  8. Oilsands production drops 25% in May on fallout from Alberta wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBC News

    The wildfires in Fort McMurray added up to a 25% drop in oilsands production in May. The wildfires in Fort McMurray, Alta., helped lead to a 25 per cent drop in oilsands production in May, according to the latest data from the Alberta Energy Regulator. The numbers released Thursday show upgraded and non-upgraded oilsands production for May totalled 48.7 million barrels, down from just under 65 million barrels in April.

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  9. Random traffic stops find 2 drivers at 3 times the legal limitRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    Pulling over random cars in Okotoks led to impaired driving charges and licence suspensions against five people, including two who police said were found to be almost three times over the legal limit. The stops were made between July 22 and 24 by RCMP when a 25-year-old man and 55-year-old woman were charged with impaired driving.

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  10. Despite 'soul-destroying' opposition, committee gives nod to Rosedale affordable housing planRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    "Soul-destroying" comments from Rosedale residents who expressed worry about low-income people moving into their posh community shouldn't stop council from considering a plan to build 16 affordable housing units on eight skinny plots of unused land, says the councillor for the area. The "extremely modest" project will make good use of the city-owned, inner-city land and help meet Calgary's goal of providing affordable housing in every community, said Coun.

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  11. 'Ridiculous' to say addiction rates on Stoney Nakoda as high as 60%...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... said Ken Christensen, chief financial officer and acting tribal administrator for the Stoney band. Speaking on the Calgary Eyeopener Thursday morning, Christensen said there is "absolutely" a drug addiction problem on Stoney's three reserves - but ...

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  12. Suncor explores possibility of leaving oil in groundRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    Workers in Russia's oil and gas regions continue full production despite repeated talk of a global deal to freeze output. The CEO of Suncor Energy says the company is discussing with the Alberta government the possibility of leaving some of its oil in the ground.

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  13. Grandparents accused of manslaughter to remain in custody ahead of bail hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... Del Carmen Perdomo, left, and Allan Edgardo Perdomo are charged with manslaughter in the death of their grandson. (Calgary Police Service) A grandfather and step-grandmother accused of killing their five-year-old grandson will remain in custody ...

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  14. Six stories in the news today, July 28Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Weyburn This Week

    ... of a U.S.-based cleric who is critical of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The other Canadian, Davud Hanci of Calgary, is is apparently being held on accusations he was involved in the July 15 coup attempt. A forensic psychiatrist who met ...

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  15. RCMP looking for men who robbed taxi with supposed HIV needleRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | CBC News

    A taxi driver in Red Deer was threatened two men armed with a needle they claimed was contaminated with HIV. Red Deer RCMP are looking for two men who threatened a taxi driver with a needle they claimed was infected with HIV.

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  16. Albertans still make $152 more per week than average Canadian, despite latest declineRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBC News

    Construction was among the sectors with declining average weekly earnings that drove down Alberta's numbers in May. Despite the decline, the province still had the highest earnings of any in Canada. Average weekly earnings among Alberta workers dropped 3.7 per cent to $1,108 in May but were still the highest in the country, according to the latest data from Statistics Canada.

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  17. Suspicious fire at auto recycling depot destroys two buildings and numerous carsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CBC News

    Firefighters were called to the business, located in an industrial park at 28th St. and 5th Ave. N.E., around 1 a.m. on Thursday. Because the fire was spreading quickly, a second alarm was called to bring in more firefighters and equipment.

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  18. Journal of Urology Publishes Results of Exact Imaginga s Initial PRI-MUS(TM) Protocol using High...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ... , CHU de Quebec - Universite Laval - L'Hotel-Dieu de Quebec, Quebec, QC; and Dr. Eric Hyndman , Prostate Cancer Calgary, Calgary, AB. Exact Imaging is planning on CE approval and then FDA clearance for the ExactVu micro-ultrasound system in the ...

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  19. Choo-chooo! Bowness mini train back on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBC News

    The Bowness mini train has been taking tots and adults around Bowness Park since the early 1950s, but was badly damaged by the 2013 flood. "It was just covered in silt and it got into all the parts of it and it was really in need of a full restoration," said Michelle Reid with Calgary Parks.

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  20. Man charged in death of Lethbridge baby boyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBC News

    A second-degree murder charge has been laid against a man in the April death of a 9-month-old boy. A man has been charged with murder in the blunt force trauma death of a nine-month-old baby boy, Lethbridge police said in a release.

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