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1 hr ago | CBC News
The Calgary Board of Education is getting ahead of the province's plan to eliminate the end-of-term PATs by 2015, said chief superintendent Naomi Johnson.
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5 hrs ago | Canada.com
Calgary has reclaimed its title as the strongest major housing market in the country after correcting several years ago, says a new report released Thursday by BMO Economics.
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The city has handed out about 700 tickets to those violating a snow route parking ban, which was declared Wednesday morning and will continue today, possibly stretching into Friday.
12 hrs ago | RV Business
Woody's RV World announces that Darva MacBeth, current vice president and company shareholder, will be retiring from both her positions, effective Dec. 1. According to a press release, MacBeth was one of the earliest employees at the Calgary, Alberta-based dealer.
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A convicted murderer who is one of Canada's most wanted fugitives isn't hiding in Iowa after all.
The Canadian government is attempting to save the quickly disappearing greater sage grouse by restricting construction and loud industrial noise near its habitat during certain times of the year.
Mayor Naheed Nenshi encouraged Calgarians to shovel their neighbour's sidewalks after the blizzard that hit the city Monday.
Marlow Ramsey, director of basic services at the Mustard Seed, says the downtown shelter is filling up much earlier in the evenings as homeless Calgarians seek a warm place to sleep.
Calgarians hunkering down for yet another blustery, wintry day battling through impassible, snow-filled side streets will also have to find alternative parking if they live along a snow route.
After this summer's Lac-MA©gantic tragedy - in which 47 people died when a parked train that was insufficiently secured ran down a hill, derailing and exploding - there have been calls for increased scrutiny of rail safety, including in last week's auditor general's report.
David Reid uses a snow blower mounted on a tractor to clear his driveway during a blizzard near Cremona, Alta., Monday, Dec. 2, 2013.
Police have issued a public appeal for cell phone photos and video of a deadly assault on an 18-year-old Calgarian.
The first suburbs were neighbourhoods of mainly single-family detached homes built in the 19th century within walking distance of city centres.
A plane takes off from City Centre Airport in 2010. The airport, shuttered Saturday, was good for the city, writes Ed McDonald.
Finding a parking spot downtown just became a little easier as Calgary's City Hall Parkade opened after months of restoration work following June's floods.