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  1. Canadian cycler Hesjedal readies his race legs for Tour of AlbertaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... 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 ...

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  2. 'I Believe You' campaign aims to raise awareness of sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... openness will only benefit people who have been assaulted and people who are responding," said Danielle Aubry with Calgary Communities Against sexual abuse during the campaign kickoff. According to the Association of Alberta Sexual Assault Services, ...

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  3. Police charge 8 Albertans with child exploitation offencesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    During the investigation by the Alberta Law Enforcement Response Teams (ALERT) 16 search warrants were issued, 85 computers and electronic devices seized and 100,000 photos and video of child pornography identified, according to a news release.

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  4. Petrodorado Files Financial Results and Management Discussion...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    FSCwire / Press Release The following press release was disseminated by FSCwire for Petrodorado Energy Ltd. --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- Calgary, Alberta - Petrodorado Energy Ltd. . has issued a press release with the following headline: Petrodorado Files Financial Results and Management Discussion Analysis for the Second Quarter of 2015 and Provides Company Update To view this press release on the FSCwire website, please either click on the link below, or copy and paste the link into your browser: ..

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  5. Former Liberal candidate for Calgary Nose Hill Ala Buzreba speaksRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBC News

    After staying out of the media spotlight since dropping out of the federal race in Calgary Nose Hill, Ala Buzreba, 21, told the CBC on Tuesday what it's been like for her since the tweets she wrote at age 16 came back to haunt her. When the tweets first resurfaced on a blog at 6 a.m. on Aug.18, Buzreba said it was hard for her to remember she'd actually said those things online.

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  6. Arkells announce 2016 Canadian tour datesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Multi-Purpose Centre. The Hamilton, Ontario natives will make three stops in Alberta, including a two-night stand in Calgary and a visit to Edmonton before wrapping up with a two-night stand Feb. 1 - Feb. 2 in Vancouver, British Columbia, at ...

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  7. Daredevil dashes along narrow summit of Alberta mountain, risking 2,600-metre dropRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBC News

    Mark Harrison took a big risk crossing the ridge on top of Mount Lady MacDonald standing up - instead of safely straddling it on all fours. One wrong step across the knife-edge ridge of Mount Lady MacDonald and Mark Harrison would have plunged 2,600 metres.

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  8. Precision Drilling (PDS) Stock Falls Amid Lower Oil PricesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    ... could increase further in 2016 as sanctions on Iran lift. Precision Drilling is a drilling rig contractor based in Calgary, Alberta, with more than 240 drilling rigs in Mexico, North Africa, the Middle East, Kazakhstan, India, and other countries. ...

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  9. Alberta has lost 35,000 oilpatch jobs, petroleum producers sayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sympatico Finance

    ... elsewhere. After years of struggling to find drivers, Southland Transportation, which provides school buses to Calgary schools, has been inundated with applications this year, including some from engineers and geologists. "There are definitely a lot ...

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  10. Albertans support Harper over Notley, poll findsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... only 36 per cent of Edmontonians took Harper's side, while 48 per cent backed Notley, according to the poll. In Calgary, however, 59 per cent supported Harper and 30 per cent sided with Notley. Respondents in the provincial capital also seemed to ...

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  11. Parents still struggling with school fees despite NDP election promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... and yet the best the NDP government seems to able to do is say, 'We'll review the situation.'" , president of the Calgary Association of Parent and School Councils, said her organization has also heard from parents sweating to fork over money. "In ...

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  12. Volley on for ZubickRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | St. Albert Gazette

    ... me entirely as a person. It's part of my identity.' Zubick, 25, will work on her masters in occupational therapy in Calgary after spending last season living the life of a pro volleyball player in France. 'I will still play a little bit, like co-ed ...

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  13. Morro Bay Announces Release of Third Quarter Financial Results and...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    FSCwire / Press Release The following press release was disseminated by FSCwire for Morro Bay Resources Ltd. --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- Calgary, Alberta - Morro Bay Resources Ltd. . has issued a press release with the following headline: Morro Bay Announces Release of Third Quarter Financial Results and Closes Second Tranche of Private Placement To view this press release on the FSCwire website, please either click on the link below, or copy and paste the link into your browser: ..

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  14. Lyme disease testing: Canadians may receive false-positives from some US labsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    Lyme disease is becoming increasingly common in Canada, and Canadians with Lyme disease symptoms may seek diagnoses from laboratories in the United States, although many of the results will be false-positives, according to a commentary in CMAJ . "Patients with chronic subjective symptoms without a diagnosis can be vulnerable and desperate for an answer as to the cause of their illness," writes Dr. Dan Gregson, divisions of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, departments of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, and Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, with coauthors.

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  15. Canadian Oil Sands production target at risk from Syncrude fireRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CBC News

    An analyst says Canadian Oil Sands is at risk of missing its production targets because of a fire at a Syncrude oilsands plant over the weekend. CIBC analyst Arthur Grayfer says Syncrude was down for maintenance this spring, so it needed smooth operations for the remainder of the year to meet the mid-point of its projected output range.

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  16. Housing affordability slips because of hot markets in Toronto, VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... will be uneven, with sales in Alberta and Saskatchewan likely to drop, and sales in B.C. and Ontario rising rapidly. Calgary, where home sales lagged in the first quarter because of the impact of low oil, saw fewer new listings and slightly stronger ...

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  17. Driver charged with impaired driving in fatal pedestrian crashRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | CBC News

    It happened at about 9:45 p.m. MT at the intersection of 17th Avenue and 52nd Street S.E. A man crossing the street was hit by a pickup truck driven by a 66-year-old man, police said.

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  18. New poll suggests Albertans less optimistic about economy, don't want taxes raisedRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... Maggi said. Support for the review was highest in Edmonton, at 56 per cent. Approval sank to 43 per cent in Calgary, and 46 per cent outside the province's two largest cities. Williams says more Albertans might be in favour of the review if they ...

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  19. Pedestrian struck and killed in Forest LawnRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | CBC News

    The collision happened just before 10 p.m. MT at the intersection of 17th Avenue and 52nd Street S.E. in Forest Lawn, police say.

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  20. Alberta's oilpatch has already shed 35,000 jobs this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... elsewhere. After years of struggling to find drivers, Southland Transportation, which provides school buses to Calgary schools, has been inundated with applications this year, including some from engineers and geologists. "There are definitely a lot ...

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