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  1. April 19, 1956: Former Edmonton netminder Glenn Hall is NHL's outstanding rookieRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Edmonton Journal

    Glenn Hall, goalie for the Detroit Red Wings, was voted the outstanding rookie in the National Hockey League for the 1955-56 season.

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  2. Before Calgary's stabbing nightmare came a laid back day of celebrations and summer plansRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | National Post

    ... drums with his funk-rock band, and loved to entertain. Zackariah Rathwell, 21, was a "budding artist" who studied at Alberta College of Art & Design, and helped create the popular quartet Zackariah and the Prophets. And Segura, 22, a religious ...

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  3. Curling star Kevin Martin announces retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    ... in Canadian curling since making his junior debut in 1984. He won a Canadian junior curling championship with Alberta in 1985 and never looked back. He leaves the sport with a glittering resume that includes a world championship in 2008, a silver ...

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  4. My House Beautiful: a Diy mom gets craftyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    The main floor sewing room is where Christina Dennis creates her beautiful home finishings while keeping an eye on her daughters' play.

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  5. Canada finishes junior rugby event with a win but finishes disappointing seventhRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Madison Publishing

    Lucas Rumball of Toronto scored two tries and Adam McQueen of Canmore, Alta., kicked 18 points as Canada rallied to defeat Hong Kong 33-30 on Saturday and finish seventh at the IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy.

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  6. Local private equity firm unveils $316M investment fundRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Indianapolis Business News

    ... istribution. Since then, HKW has invested in three others: Mobile Tech Inc. in Oregon, Specialized Desanders Inc. in Alberta, Canada, and EnerSafe Inc. in Texas.

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  7. McDonald's Accused of Treating Workers Like Modern-Day SlavesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    ... deducted the money from their paychecks and refused to pay the workers overtime. Jamie Montero came to Edmonton, Alberta, along with four others in September 2013, to work at McDonald's in the hopes of saving money that he could then send home to ...

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  8. 3 Doors Down Tickets Burst Open On BuyAnySeat.comRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... in Coquitlam, British Colombia on June 3, 2014, the tour travels to Prince George, British Columbia; Calgary, Alberta; Winnipeg, Manitoba; and St. Paul, Minnesota. "That's why we're proud to offer fans the most comprehensive and continuously updated ...

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  9. State Department Further Postpones Keystone XL DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | National Geographic

    ... Supreme Court that leaves uncertainty over the pipeline's route. The proposed pipeline would carry crude oil from Alberta, Canada, through Nebraska and five other states to refineries on the U.S. Gulf Coast. (See map of the route: " Interactive: ...

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  10. How do female MMA fighters deal with premenstrual syndrome?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... for females to coordinate their pre-fight weight around the water retention cycle. Jackie Baker, an atomweight from Alberta, Canada, says the most interesting part about female fighters' menstruation is the water cycle . "Women who have a higher ...

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  11. On TapRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | St. Albert Gazette

    ... May 4 for elementary, junior high and high school males and females. SARFC is home to the largest junior program in Alberta and new players are welcomed for the upcoming season in the U5 to U19 age divisions. The deadline to register online for the ...

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  12. Court BriefsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | St. Albert Gazette

    An Edmonton man involved in a car crash that killed a St. Albertan last year was handed a fine on Monday.

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  13. Photo of the Day: Ryan CrearyRead the original story

    Thursday | Powder

    ... his photography for the past decade. Now splitting his time between two mountain towns, Revelstoke, BC, and Canmore, Alberta, he thrives on a varied diet of snow, rock, trail and water. With a love for travel and self propelled adventures, you'll ...

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  14. Raiders rebound from season opening loss with hard fought victoryRead the original story

    Thursday | Airdrie City View

    ... fly around there to put the pressure on everyone,' Kemp said. As the Raiders prepare for a game against the Central Alberta Prairie Fire at Shouldice Park on April 17 at 7:30 p.m., Coach Kemp says the biggest thing that they need to improve on is ...

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  15. City's Economic Development team wins provincial awardRead the original story

    Thursday | Airdrie City View

    The City of Airdrie's Economic Development team scooped an Economic Developers Alberta Award of Excellence on April 11. Airdrie took home the award in the Special Events Programs and Campaigns category for a medium-sized community.

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  16. Airdrie man facing charges after falling asleep at the wheel on Highway 2Read the original story

    Thursday | Airdrie City View

    Police say they are planning to charge an Airdrie man after he fell asleep at the wheel of his car on April 10 on Highway 2 near Olds.

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  17. Residents slowly warming up to curbside organics programRead the original story

    Thursday | Airdrie City View

    The tide appears to be turning as Airdrie residents seem to be warming up to the idea of the curbside organics pick-up program in the city.

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  18. Kitchen fire in Woodside causes $5,000 in damageRead the original story

    Thursday | Airdrie City View

    Airdrie Fire Department responded to a report of a kitchen fire in Woodside in the early hours of April 15. Fire crews arrived at the single story home at 24 Woodside Rd. at approximately 12 a.m. and found a resident waiting outside.

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  19. Time traveling at the Modern Art MuseumRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... to travel. Even Tiravanija's art schooling took place in four cities - New York, Chicago, Ontario and Banff, in Alberta, Canada. One of the pieces in the Modern's show is pages of his previous passports and visas that have been replicated in copper ...

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  20. Murray aims for double at racquetball nationalsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    A trio of Brandonites are off to the Canadian junior racquetball championships, which start on Monday in Grande Prairie, Alta., and they're hoping to get some solid results in northern Alberta.

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