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  1. ATCO Named 2014 Outstanding Philanthropic CorporationRead the original story

    19 min ago | AFPnet.org

    ATCO, a diversified global corporation headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, has been named the 2014 Outstanding Corporation by the Association of Fundraising Professionals . The corporation will receive its honor at the National Philanthropy Day Honors: A Celebration of People and Impact awards event on Nov. 15 in Washington, D.C. at the Omni Shoreham Hotel.

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  2. RCMP make arrest in break ins, assaultRead the original story

    54 min ago | Western Wheel

    Several Okotoks merchants are breathing a sigh of relief after a man suspected of breaking into businesses and stealing merchandise was arrested. Just before midnight on Sept.

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  3. Field house a milestone for MDRead the original story

    54 min ago | Western Wheel

    When the Foothills Okotoks Regional Field House opened its doors earlier this month, it capped off more than five years of work to build more recreation facilities in the MD of Foothills. The MD's reeve said opening the field house was a milestone after council spent the last five years playing catch up addressing a lack of recreation facilities in the municipality.

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  4. Musical trio brings history to lifeRead the original story

    55 min ago | Western Wheel

    ... take place in European countries, as well as the mid-western United States. 'We haven't played a whole lot in Alberta,' she said, adding their last Alberta tour was about four years ago and included Calgary, Canmore, Vancouver, Winnipeg and ...

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  5. RCMP pulls support for Islamic groups' anti-terrorism handbook over its 'adversarial tone'Read the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | National Post

    ... Canadian Somali Congress of Western Canada wrote to Prime Minister Stephen Harper and warned that young people in Alberta are being recruited to join the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. Last winter, Damian Clairmont, a 22-year-old Calgary man, ...

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  6. Young Sherwood Park dancer becomes online sensationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GlobalNews

    An 11-year-old girl from Sherwood Park, Alberta has become an online star after showcasing her dancing talent on social media. A video of Taylor Hatala and choreographer Laurence Kaiwai dancing to Nick Minaj's 'Anaconda' was posted on YouTube on Sept.

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  7. I only asked for just a little helpRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Red Deer Advocate

    I am very proud to call Red Deer my home. The friendly city that I love and where I grew up and raised my own family.

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  8. German CelebrationRead the original story

    1 hr ago | St. Albert Gazette

    Oktoberfest Food and Jam Festival Saturday, Oct. 4 from noon to 4 p.m. St. Jean Baptiste Park Free Rocktober Saturday, Oct. 4 at 8:30 p.m. Morinville Community Cultural Centre 9502 - 100 Ave. Tickets: $20. Call the centre at 780-939-5633 As the autumn chill sweeps in, Morinville Festival Society is warming up the town with the Oktoberfest Food and Jam Festival.

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  9. Verdict coming in Surrey six slayingsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GlobalNews

    ... one child and one young adult with symptoms of paralysis. Continue reading An 11-year-old girl from Sherwood Park, Alberta has become an online sensation after displaying her dancing talent on social media. Continue reading Why a tweet showing the ...

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  10. forward to bigger roomsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Crowsnest Pass Herald

    ... Susan Demchuk, York Creek Lodge operations manager of the investment. On July 28, the governments of Canada and Alberta announced a combined investment of some $47 million to help seniors in need of affordable housing. Five seniors' lodges in ...

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  11. Threats made against Saskatoon's mayor, city hallRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    The number of people with confirmed enterovirus D68 in B.C. has risen to eight - including one child and one young adult with symptoms of paralysis. Continue reading An 11-year-old girl from Sherwood Park, Alberta has become an online sensation after displaying her dancing talent on social media.

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  12. Blue Daven's Code Return With EP & Stunning Music Video For "Standing"Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mi2n

    Website: http://show.co/E0gQZ4z Blue Daven's Code, the defiant Quebec City stylish rockers return with a music video for their new song, 'Standing,' taken from a self-titled EP released on September 23rd by Native Alien Records. The music video was filmed at numerous locations at the Province of Quebec by can be watched at http://show.co/E0gQZ4z The new Blue Daven's Code EP was recorded and mixed by Antoine Thibodeau at Fortin Private Studios, mastered at the Grammy nominated Norcal Studios in Sao Paulo, Brazil by Brendan Duffey and produced by the band.

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  13. Metal Nation Radio Premiere QUARTERED's New Album 'Eyes And Ears';...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Mi2n

    Metal Nation Radio Premiere QUARTERED's New Album 'Eyes And Ears'; Album Out Oct. 7th + Western Canadian Tour Dates Website: http://www.quartered.ca Music: Quartered - Eyes And Ears 1. Blink Blink Flash 2. Call Me Crazy 3. Violent Love 4. Speak of the Devil 5. She Sees Colour 6. Take Me There Tonight 7. Echoes 8. Ricochet Album Length: 34:06 Vancouver, BC prog metallers QUARTERED has teamed up with MetalNationRadio.ca for the online album premiere of their new album 'Eyes And Ears' due out on October 7th plus will be hitting the road in October with Nanaimo, BC's The Body Politic for tour dates in Alberta and British Columbia.

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  14. Elite Street: Former Blackhawk Rene Bourque buys Roscoe Village homeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... Ben Hankinson, told Elite Street. "It's a place that he may call home after his playing days." Bourque, 32, an Alberta, Canada, native, debuted with the Blackhawks in 2005 and played in Chicago for three seasons until he was dealt to the Calgary ...

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  15. Pioneer Woman statue is two-thirds towards the goalRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Weyburn Review

    ... a local artist had been considered for this project, McMurtry said 12 artists were looked into, and this couple from Alberta were chosen for the quality of their work, plus the fact that they have their own foundry. The types of sculpture and art ...

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  16. First Nation Treaty Commitments TestedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Ecology Global Network

    ... and trapping, and on other traditional land uses - and not just in B.C., but downstream where the Peace River enters Alberta. According to the panel, most of these adverse effects would be impossible to mitigate. In standing up for the Peace Valley ...

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  17. Age verification hassles annoy producersRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Western Producer

    For three years Ralph Burns has faithfully recorded the birthdays of each of his 200 calves and spent a frustrating two days entering the birth dates in the Canadian Cattle Identification Association computer system. But it makes Burns' blood boil to see the information he gathered tossed into the garbage when he takes the calves to the auction market.

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  18. Ryan Yip makes sizeable gain in Canada's Weekly Top 10Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    ... at Charleston Southern, who captured the Canadian Junior Boys Championship earlier this summer. Jack Woods of Banff, Alberta, climbed 101 spots after finishing in a tie for second at the Western Washington University Invitational, which was won by ...

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  19. Lucas Chaisson & Noel Johnson: Live at Cabin FeverRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | BlogTO

    Come out and join us next Monday for another beautiful evening at Cabin Fever! This warm and intimate space is the perfect place to welcome Albertas Lucas Chaisson and joining him, Torontos Noel Johnson who is just returning from his tour out west. We would love to see you for a fantastic night in of live music, in one of Torontos coziest venues, Cabin Fever! Lucas Chaisson, a 20 year-old from Cochrane, Alberta, is an honest and confident songwriter who isnt afraid to tread familiar ground with new eyes.

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  20. Anti-bullying activism wins Alberta teen award in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    The 14-year-old nearly took her own life right around the time Amanda Todd, 15, committed suicide in 2012 after posting a YouTube video describing how she was tormented by bullies. "She had posted the video and I watched it and I showed my mom it and said this is the way I'm feeling.

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