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  1. Exxon revises down oil and gas reserves by 3.3 billion barrelsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    US oil major Exxon Mobil Corp has revised down its proved crude reserves by 3.3 billion barrels of oil equivalent as a result of low oil prices throughout 2016, a company filing showed on Wednesday. The de-booking includes the entire 3.5 billion barrels of bitumen reserves at the Kearl oil sands project in northern Alberta, operated by Imperial Oil, a Calgary-based company in which Exxon has a majority share.

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  2. Dr. Melvyn Best Recognized by Marquis Who's Who for Excellence in GeophysicsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    Dr. Melvyn Best has been included in Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value.

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  3. Exxon revises down oil and gas reserves by 3.3 billion barrelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | Reuters

    U.S. oil major Exxon Mobil Corp has revised down its proved crude reserves by 3.3 billion barrels of oil equivalent as a result of low oil prices throughout 2016, a company filing showed on Wednesday. The de-booking includes the entire 3.5 billion barrels of bitumen reserves at the Kearl oil sands project in northern Alberta, operated by Imperial Oil, a Calgary-based company in which Exxon has a majority share.

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  4. Throw downs of various flavoursRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    Good luck to local grapplers who are headed north to Edson this Friday and Saturday for the Alberta Schools Athletic Association Rural Wrestling Provincials. Qualifiers then advance to the full ASAA mat provincials two weeks down the trail, where the fields include Edmonton and Calgary reps.

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  5. 'Game of Thrones' star Maisie Williams visits Banff, CalgaryRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Game of Thrones actress Maisie Williams posted this photo of her in Banff to her Instagram account on Feb. 21, 2017. Known for her role as Arya Stark on HBO's Game of Thrones , actress Maisie Williams has been spotted taking in the sights in Banff National Park.

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  6. SFU waives admission application fees for students affected by U.S. travel banRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    The 'We Are All SFU' movement was started in early February to demonstrate the university's commitment to diversity. Simon Fraser University is waiving admission application fees for students potentially impacted by the U.S. travel ban that affects citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries.

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  7. Why these 2 small towns in southern Alberta have vastly different vaccination ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBC News

    Robson Fletcher joined the CBC Calgary digital team in 2015 after spending the previous decade working as a reporter and editor at newspapers in Alberta, British Columbia and Manitoba. Erin Henderson's kids are among a minority in and around the southern Alberta town of Fort Macleod - they've been immunized against polio.

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  8. Wheaties look for consistency on roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Brandon Sun

    Kolten Olynek of the Prince Albert Raiders chases a loose puck in front of Brandon Wheat Kings netminder Travis Child during their Western Hockey League game at Westman Place on Saturday evening. A Brandon Wheat Kings team wracked by inconsistency will head out on the road this week looking to right the ship.

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  9. Vikes silver in rugby sevens seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The Vikes closed out the final day of competition at Wallace Field on Sunday with three wins to finish second overall in the series. Meanwhile the visiting Calgary Dinos won the weekend tournament and the series title with a 26-5 defeat of the Alberta Pandas in the final game of the series on Sunday.

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  10. It was the best of TimesRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 18 | Medincine Hat News

    The town was aflutter this week after the New York Times published an online profile of the city, lauding it as a little Norway with a sovereign wealth fund and running through local history for readers. That led to a spike in civic pride, as well as more than a few questions of how and why the Gas City caught the attention of the global media outlet.

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  11. Notley to head to Washington, D.C. on Feb. 26; itinerary still being finalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | 680News

    Alberta Premier Rachel Notley pictured in Edmonton on April 20, 2016. Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says she will visit Washington, D.C. from Feb. 26 to March 1 to make the case for the importance of cross-border trade.

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  12. Family Day 2017: What's going on in EdmontonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | 900 CHML AM

    Family Day, the only statutory holiday between New Year's Day and Good Friday, is upon us. That means some extra time off to spend with family, and maybe enjoying one of the many activities going on in Edmonton.

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  13. Banff businesses brace for surge of visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Globe and Mail

    Businesses in Banff are bracing for a banner year as numerous factors drive tourists to the mountain town, including the federal government's offer of free admission to all national parks to mark Canada's 150th anniversary. "Everything is hitting in our favour right now," says Mike Mendelman, chief executive officer of the Banff Hospitality Collective, which owns numerous Banff restaurants, night clubs, and a distillery.

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  14. The 37th annual RV Expo Show & SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | CKNW News Talk 980

    Every year Edmonton is given an opportunity to head down to the EXPO center and have a look at RV's from dealerships from all around the city. There are tons of deals and visitors are given a chance to find that dream RV and reminisce in the memories of summers past.

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  15. Travel ban grounds more than travel to the U.S.Read the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | PressReleasePoint

    U.S. President Donald Trump's executive order banning travel from seven Muslim-majority countries would impede the flow of ideas and face-to-face contact crucial to academic research, say UAlberta researchers. Parsin Hajireza, a permanent resident in Canada who carries an Iranian passport, arrived at the Edmonton International Airport about four hours before his flight to San Francisco.

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  16. Future of Lethbridge Airport to be discussed at SACPARead the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | Lethbridge Herald

    Years ago, the Lethbridge airport was Alberta's main stop for cross-country travel. Trans Canada Airlines passengers transferred here if they were heading to Calgary or Edmonton.

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  17. PREVIEW: No. 3 Alberta on tap for Heat menRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Castanet.net

    The men's volleyball team travel to Edmonton this weekend to play a strong Golden Bears team from the University of Alberta. Friday action begins at 5 p.m. and then at 7 p.m. on Saturday - all times Pacific.

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  18. Balanced budget a pipedreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Western Wheel

    Anyone who still had the slightest illusion that if energy prices rebound sharply then the Alberta government will rapidly move towards a balanced budget just had their faint hopes crushed under a rather delicate foot. It was always a pipedream, to be honest, but the final nasty nail in the coffin of fiscal prudence came from the premier herself in the 'listen to the people' smokescreen that's been rolled out prior to the upcoming provincial budget.

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  19. WestJet thinks Trump could mean more international visitors to CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | 900 CHML AM

    The head of WestJet Airlines says he sees a possible silver lining with the uncertainty surrounding new U.S. border policies: a boost in international visitors to Canada. CEO Gregg Saretsky said while the airline hasn't yet seen any jump in interest to its Canadian destinations, he believes the potential is there given the rapidly changing situation in the U.S. "As border issues and political issues continue to intensify, I think there's perhaps an opportunity for Canada to benefit from increasing foreign tourist arrivals," Saretsky said Tuesday on an earnings conference call.

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  20. Delivery man gives cancer patients a second chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | The Free Press

    After 34 years serving with the Military Police, Fernie local, Oscar Nielsen decided to take up the job of a global bone marrow delivery man. By Phil McLachlan From cold childhood winters in Fernie, to the Cold War, Oscar Nielsen continues to travel for a cause, even after his retirement from the military.

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