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  1. Election campaign officially underwayRead the original story

    17 min ago | Fort Francis Times

    ... federal deficits and has not made good on his economic commitments, the Liberal leader told an enthusiastic Calgary crowd. "He has failed to live up to his promise to grow the economy because he insists on giving opportunities and tax breaks to the ...

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  2. Melting glaciers and drought in Alberta's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    ... rain in many parts of the province, it creates a troubling picture, with the Bow River at 40 per cent of normal in Calgary and some mountain streams bone dry. "It's record drought, still, over parts of the prairies, and some areas in the mountains ...

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  3. Glenmore Trail construction set to slow southeast Calgary commuteRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GlobalNews

    When completed, the city says the $125-million project will result in a "free flow roadway" between 18 Street S.E. and Barlow Trail S.E. The project includes a new roadway on Glenmore Trail between 18 Street S.E. and Ogden Road, a new interchange at Glenmore Trail and Ogden Road and a new bridge structure over area train tracks. "The Interchange will greatly improve mobility in Calgary's Southeast Industrial Area," said Ward 9 Councillor Gian-Carlo Carra.

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  4. Mosquitoes are back and biting based on these 3 factorsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    Mosquitoes use three sense to track us down and dine, but some are more delicious than others. According to Dr. Raj Bhardwaj, there are three reasons why you might appear more delicious than your bite-free friend.

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  5. Economy key election issueRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... record is miserable and an NDP government would do much better. Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau, who campaigned in Calgary on Monday and in Vancouver on Sunday, promised policies to put money into the hands of middle-class voters. He went out of his ...

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  6. Alberta mom charged in death of 2-year-old boyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    The 29-year-old woman from the Tsuu T'ina First Nation was arrested on July 31 and will appear in court today. a The child died in a Calgary hospital on Sept.

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  7. Team takes second placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | North Shore News

    District 5 Big League pitcher Braedan Fitzpatrick helps his team to a second-place victory in the recent 2015 Big League Canadian Championships held in Calgary. The North Shore team lost to the home team, 19-15, in a close final played July 25. PHOTO SUPPLIED The North Shore's District 5 Big League all-star team returned to the North Shore with second-place bragging rights, coming in just behind their Albertan counterparts at last weekend's 2015 Big League Canadian Championships in Calgary.

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  8. Harper urges Canada to stay the course, while Trudeau urges oppositeRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    ... federal deficits and has not made good on his economic commitments, the Liberal leader told an enthusiastic Calgary crowd. "He has failed to live up to his promise to grow the economy, because he insists on giving opportunities and tax breaks to the ...

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  9. Alberta woman charged in death of 2-year-old boyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    The 29-year-old woman from the Tsuu T'ina First Nation was arrested on July 31 and will appear in court today. a The child died in a Calgary hospital on Sept.

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  10. Hundreds of rusting streetlamps to be replaced by cityRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    CorTen steel poles are rust-coloured and are designed to last up to 40 years. But, as they near the end of that time, some have started to rust out at their base and a few have actually fallen over.

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  11. Leaders rev up their campaignsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Conservative Leader Stephen Harper and Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau traded barbs from each other's backyards Monday as the first full day of election 2015 got underway. Harper campaigned on the economy in Laval, Que., a suburb of Trudeau's hometown of Montreal, while Trudeau delivered a stump speech in Calgary, where Harper is from.

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  12. Man pulled from Lake Chaparral in life-threatening conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    A man was taken to hospital in life-threatening condition Monday night after he was found underwater in Lake Chaparral. The fire department says the man, who is in his mid-30s, was swimming when he began to struggle and go under.

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  13. King Eddy hotel reassembled as Studio Bell nears completionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    The century-old hotel, affectionately known as the King Eddy, was taken down brick-by-brick and put into storage while the new National Music Centre is being built around the hotel site. The 22,000 square foot centre on Ninth Avenue southeast was renamed Studio Bell this spring, thanks to a 12-year,$10-million partnership with Bell Canada.

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  14. Battle of Alberta likely a two-front war for Trudeau, LiberalsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    ... Tom Mulcair's New Democrats would be just as fleeting. Greeted by about 400 cheering supporters in the new riding of Calgary Confederation, a relaxed and confident-looking Trudeau attacked Harper's financial record and his plan to stick to the ...

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  15. Canada lifts lid on World Junior Showcase with 4-1 win over RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Aryn Toombs/Calgary Herald CALGARY, AB -- August 3, 2015 -- In a heated second period, Team Canada goalie Mason McDonald knocks Team Russia player Artur Lauta into the net for getting into his space in the opening game of the World's Junior Showcase at the Markin MacPhail Centre in Calgary on Monday, Aug. 3, 2015. Team Canada led over Team Russia, 3-1, at the end of the second period.

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  16. Political leaders battle to define key election issueRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Ottawa Citizen

    ... record is miserable and an NDP government would do much better. Liberal leader Justin Trudeau, who campaigned in Calgary on Monday and in Vancouver on Sunday, also promised policies to put money into the hands of middle class voters. And he went out ...

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  17. Class 1 DriverRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Employment News

    Job Description: Company Description: A. Leduc Developments is a well established asphalt milling company Job Description: Calgary, Alberta based asphalt milling company is looking for experienced class one drivers for the 2015 season. Applicants must have vehicle and valid drivers license.

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  18. What do you call the residents of your Alberta hometown?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    ... many options tried to settle the issue of what to call themselves based on where they settled. In Airdrie, north of Calgary, the local newspaper usually described residents as Airdronians - a term that elicited the odd upset letter to the editor. ...

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  19. Rodeo Insider: PBR resumes with North Texas cowboy on topRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    ... rests in June and July, making it easier for bull riders to compete in major rodeos in cities such as Reno, Nev., Calgary, Alberta, and Cheyenne, Wyo. The stop in Biloxi is among eight Ford Series shows remaining in the 2015 regular season. The PBR ...

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  20. Loverboy returns to Phoenix to play Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino this OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... they were so good, that show made my top ten! You can check out the review of that show to find out more. Formed in Calgary, Alberta more than 30 years ago, the road to pop rock history wasn't paved in red leather - well right away anyway. After ...

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