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  1. Canadians win four more medals in wrestling at Commonwealth GamesRead the original story

    6 min ago | The St Paul Journal

    The Russian-born freestyle wrestler arrived in Canada five years ago, and won his first international gold medal for the country with a dominant victory in the men's 86-kilogram division final.

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  2. Did you attend a party with a human skull?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | 24 Hours

    If you were at a party in Hinton, Alta., in the late '60s or early '70s where a human skull was shown or passed around, the Mounties would like to talk to you.

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  3. Is firearms possession a "right" in Canada?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2014 | Langley Times

    "To possess a firearm is a right, and it's a right that comes with responsibilities."

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  4. Will this Quebec company bring lower wireless prices across Canada?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | GlobalNews

    ... over quite a bit of cash to its larger rivals while it tries to build out its own footprint in places like Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia. Pierre Dion, the head of Videotron's parent, Quebecor, linked the flattening of wholesale rates to any ...

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  5. Police investigating car fireRead the original story

    20 min ago | St. Albert Gazette

    St. Albert RCMP are asking residents for any information they might have about a car that was torched last week.

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  6. EDRA hosts second program of seasonRead the original story

    21 min ago | Lifestyles

    ... a 2000 Mustang. The runner-up was Richard Voger of McTaggart with his 1970 Challenger. Dominic Walchuk of Redcliff, Alberta, was first in the junior dragster class. He drove a 2006 Motivational model. Walchuk beat Damon Doerr from Bienfait in the ...

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  7. Guest-tek Helps Bring Modern Convenience to the New Courtyard by Marriott Irvine SpectrumRead the original story

    39 min ago | Hotel Interactive

    ... network management and in-house post sales customer support. The Company's head offices are in Calgary, Alberta, and have major support facilities in Irvine, California, Zona Viva, Guatemala and Warsaw, Poland as well as Sales offices located ...

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  8. Pipeline company TransCanada reports second-quarter profit of $416 millionRead the original story

    41 min ago | Canadian Business Magazine

    ... critical energy infrastructure assets," TransCanada chief executive Russ Girling said in a statement. "Although weak Alberta power prices and maintenance outages at Bruce Power weighed on second quarter results, both businesses are expected to ...

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  9. Canada wins four more wrestling medalsRead the original story

    52 min ago | DurhamRegion.com

    Danielle Lappage of Olds, Alta., won gold in the women's 63-kilogram freestyle event, while Toronto's Tamerlan Tagziev was victorious in the men's 86 kg freestyle.

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  10. Home2 Suites by Hilton Opens First Hotel in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hotel Business

    These are shortcuts to your favorite social networking and bookmark sites. Add this story to your Facebook page, del.icio.us, DiggIt, and many others! MCLEAN, VA - The 127-suite Home2 Suites by Hilton West Edmonton has opened in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, Home2 Suites' 37 The hotel was built using pre-fabricated structural steel studs for the ... (more)

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  11. Did you attend a party decades ago where a human skull was passed around?: MountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The London Free Press

    If you were at a party in Hinton, Alta., in the late '60s or early '70s where a human skull was shown or passed around, the Mounties would like to talk to you.

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  12. Airdrie Runner falls just short in breaking provincial record in gold-medal runRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Airdrie City View

    With the crowd urging him on at Ed Eggerer Athletic Park on July 26, Airdrie runner Scott Chalupiak used every ounce of energy he had to try and break a long-standing provincial record during the men's U15 800-metre race at the 2014 Alberta Summer Games.

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  13. Airdrie track and field athlete fights through injury to win discus goldRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Airdrie City View

    On his way to winning three medals at the 2014 Alberta Summer Games on July 25 and 26, Airdrie track and field athlete Adam Sleik had an injury scare to deal with.

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  14. MLA calls out government over 'sneaky' wage increasesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Airdrie City View

    Airdrie MLA Rob Anderson called out the Alberta government on July 28 over what he said is a premature end to its three-year wage freeze on senior government officials.

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  15. Airdrie mom warns others of dangers of laundry pods if ingestedRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Airdrie City View

    ... he started throwing up.' Bilham said she immediately called PADIS, the Poison & Drug Information Service operated by Alberta Health Services (AHS). The information specialist was not concerned, according to Bilham, but said she'd call back in a few ...

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  16. Home in Airdrie tied to drug traffickingRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Airdrie City View

    A member of the Red Scorpions gang, along with three associates, was arrested after police executed search warrants in Airdrie, Red Deer and Calgary on July 28. Red Deer RCMP and the Alberta Law Enforcement Response Team executed the warrants that included a home in the Channelside community of Airdrie.

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  17. Airdrie Chrysler Dodge Jeep employee rides to conquer cancerRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Airdrie City View

    The Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer in support of the Alberta Cancer Foundation is a grueling 220-kilometre, two-day bike ride through the Foothills and this year Airdrie Chrysler Dodge Jeep Business Manager Chris Tonkin is taking part for a second year in a row on Aug. 9 and 10. 'Last year we had one of our employee's family members fighting ... (more)

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  18. Real ranchers show their skills at Ranch Hand CompetitionRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Airdrie City View

    ... director, Reid Warne. 'This one was much better than last year because the weather was much better,' he said. 'The (Alberta) Summer Games added a little charm to it. There was more going on with the biking events and more people coming to take a ...

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  19. Free the Fuzz takes over Walmart roof, raises $12,700Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Airdrie City View

    For the third consecutive year, the Free the Fuzz fundraiser took over the Airdrie Walmart's roof from July 25 to 27, and this year, officers raised $12,700 for the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Alberta.

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  20. Labour Day Weekend Festival Continues to Entertain Thanks to Federal SupportRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sys-Con Media

    The Government of Canada has provided the Whitecourt Party in the Park Committee with $32,600 in funding under the Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage program to present the 8th edition of the Party in the Park festival.

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