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  1. HCA: Bill Connelly's has the Cougs going 7-5 this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Coug Center

    In his yearly 130-team breakdown, Bill Connelly has predicted that Washington State will finish the 2018 season 7-5 with an S&P + ranking of 41st. After finishing last season 9-4 and ranked 39th in S&P+, Connelly goes in depth at why the Cougars will have a tough season.

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  2. Get your seeds out for the unofficial start of gardening seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CBC News

    "This is wonderful. I'm tired of baking trying to clean out my yard," Kath Smyth of the Calgary Horticultural Society told the Calgary Eyeopener .

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  3. Inclusive census? Count St. Albert inRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | St. Albert Gazette

    Two weeks into St. Albert's biennial census, one resident is applauding the city for making this year's census more gender-inclusive. For Dr. Kristopher Wells, faculty director for the Institute for Sexual Minority Studies and Services at the University of Alberta, said the wording of questions matters - especially when you're putting together a city census Wells says the addition of two new gender options in this year's survey show leadership from city administration and helps to include more St. Albertans.

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  4. Shakespeare goes nightclubbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | St. Albert Gazette

    PREVIEW A Midsummer Night's Dream Young Companies Production May 24 and 25 at 7:30 p.m. and May 26 at 1:30 p.m. Citadel Theatre 9828 - 101A Ave. Tickets: $26.25 Visit www.citadeltheatre.com Don't expect to see anything heavy handed at Young Companies Production of A Midsummer Night's Dream . This frothy, champagne styled Shakespearean comedy is going to be one big party.

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  5. St. Albert views on pipeline disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | St. Albert Gazette

    One local man said he has mixed feelings about the war of words between Alberta and B.C. premiers over expanding the Trans Mountain pipeline. Peter Buisman said he is having a hard time deciding where to stand.

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  6. NCABL Cardinals play ball, Football Alberta honours and high school men's rugby coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | St. Albert Gazette

    Both teams opened the league schedule last week in Bon Accord with the Cardinals coming out on top 17-2 in six innings before darkness set in. Brendan Badry started for the Cardinals and gave up two runs over three strong innings and reliever Brendan Larsen worked three innings as the winning pitcher.

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  7. Look aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | St. Albert Gazette

    There are a handful of names already announced to seek party nominations locally and many more mentioned in the rumour mill. A lot can change between now and May 2019, but we .

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  8. Impact premier results and St. Albert Women's Soccer League infoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | St. Albert Gazette

    Cailyn Newman scored the only goal in Tuesday's match showcasing two of the three St. Albert Impact premier women's teams in the Edmonton District Soccer Association. Newman converted a corner kick 15 minutes into the second half for Impact 1 against Impact 2 at ESA Complex.

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  9. Fire advisory issued in St. AlbertRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | St. Albert Gazette

    The St. Albert Fire Services issued an advisory on Thursday afternoon to remind residents to exercise caution when using their fire pits. St. Albert fire chief Keven Lefebvre said fire services is reminding residents about safe fire practices to prevent any potential blazes in the city.

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  10. Enviroment File: The Last Straw and solar talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | St. Albert Gazette

    An Edmonton group is calling on St. Albert restaurants to go straw-free, and at least one has already stepped up to the challenge. Waste Free Edmonton kicked off The Last Straw campaign in Alberta Thursday.

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  11. Council to vote on city utility corporationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | St. Albert Gazette

    St. Albert city councillors are set to decide on Tuesday whether they want to take the next step toward creating a city-owned utility company. In March, Mayor Cathy Heron said she was bringing forward a motion to look at the feasibility of such a company, which would handle water, wastewater and solid waste as well as heat and electricity generation and distribution.

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  12. Chatter: a glimpse of awards seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | St. Albert Gazette

    Last Saturday night, all the movers and shakers in Alberta's film and television industry filled the Hyatt Regency in Calgary for the 44th annual Rosie Awards Gala. Sponsored by the Alberta Media Production Industries Association, the event honoured actors, directors, designers, writers, tech effects and production crews in 60 categories.

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  13. St. Albert student awarded the Honouring SpiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | St. Albert Gazette

    An eight-year-old St. Albert girl was one of twelve students in Alberta recognized for embracing their Indigenous cultural identity and modelling leadership through a cultural lens. Chloe Verhaeghe, a Grade 2 student at Neil M. Ross Catholic Elementary School, received the Honouring Spirit Award at the Indigenous Student Awards on May 12. The awards ceremony was hosted by Lt.

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  14. Mosquito season is upon usRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | St. Albert Gazette

    St. Albertans have found themselves swatting and swiping after a persistent species of mosquitoes has blossomed in the capital region. Although it may seem like the little buzzers are everywhere, Peter Daly with City of Edmonton pest management lab, said that the bites inflicted this year are likely from a species of mosquito that is very persistent.

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  15. Bulldogs rock in womena s rugbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | St. Albert Gazette

    "I believe we can do it. I have a lot of faith in this team," said Keely Mazzolini, a Grade 12 outside-centre, after the Bulldogs closed out Thursday's 49-29 outcome against the Sturgeon Spirits with 20 unanswered points.

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  16. Parents thankful for $25-a-day daycare in St. AlbertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | St. Albert Gazette

    Some parents in St. Albert are catching a break when it comes to daycare costs. Two facilities in the city are now offering $25-a-day childcare.

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  17. Court Briefs: Lawyer accused in teen's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | St. Albert Gazette

    A St. Albert lawyer facing charges after the death of a 16-year-old Edmonton girl has put his matters over until the end of May. Shane R. Stevenson, 47, is facing charges of impaired driving causing death, driving with a blood alcohol level over 80 mg causing death, and hit and run causing death after a teen was hit and killed while crossing the street in a marked crosswalk on April 15. The charges were laid after a pick-up truck struck Chloe Wiwchar while she was crossing the road at 113 Street and Kingsway Avenue. Edmonton Police Services said Wiwchar was treated by paramedics and rushed to hospital but was pronounced dead a short time later.

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  18. Seconds start rugby rebuildRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 15 | St. Albert Gazette

    It's a work in progress as the second division team lost 42-5 to the Nor'Westers the day after the LA Crude clobbered the third division SARFC/Druids 68-22. The premier men kick-off its Alberta Cup fixtures May 26 against the Clan at 2:15 p.m. at Ellerslie Rugby Park.

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  19. Residents split over cannabis retailersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 15 | St. Albert Gazette

    Residents are split when it comes to pot shops opening in St. Albert. While some say it's a good move, others aren't as convinced.

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  20. Larry Rindero Memorial Tournament, midget AAA baseball and high school women's rugbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 15 | St. Albert Gazette

    The Larry Rindero Memorial Tournament starts 6:30 p.m. Friday at Legion Memorial Park and Meadows Diamonds in Morinville. The AA level tournament features 32 teams in midget, bantam, peewee and mosquito and the St. Albert Minor Baseball Association is represented by seven teams.

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