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  1. Bizagi at Operational Excellence in Oil and Gas June 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | PRWeb

    Bizagi BPMS has partnered once again with the International Quality and Productivity Center for the Operational Excellence in Oil and Gas next month in Calgary, Alberta. "At OPEX, we'll show delegates how Business Process Management systems can help decision makers understand the root cause behind process inefficiency, optimize assets and enhance performance of people and processes."

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  2. Years of hard work, study pay off for Foremost studentRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lethbridge Herald

    A little bit of rain didn't ruin the parade, Thursday, for the University of Lethbridge graduates who celebrated their 2015 Spring Convocation. The ceremonies began Thursday and continue today for the 1,402 total graduates in the 1st Choice Savings Centre for Sport and Wellness gymnasium.

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  3. Good times, bad times: As Alberta's economy busts, its film industry boomsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Canada.com

    ... theatres. "People had a few dollars and wanted to get some entertainment," says John Scott, whose involvement in the Alberta film industry dates back to high-profile 1970s movies such as Buffalo Bill and the Indians and Days of Heaven and continues ...

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  4. AG NotesRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Western Producer

    ... research that is being done at Lakeland College and its focus on the college's Student Managed Farm. Administered by Alberta Agriculture, the program gives young people the opportunity to gain farm experience while providing farmers with wage ...

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  5. Alberta Wildfires Burn for 6th Day, 10% of Oil Sands Crude OfflineRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    Firefighters battled wildfires in northern Alberta, Canada's biggest crude-producing region, for a sixth day on Thursday, with two blazes near oil sands facilities still out of control. The wildfires have forced producers in the Western Canadian province, the largest source of U.S. crude imports, to shut in 233,000 barrels per day of crude production, around 10 percent of total oil sands output.

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  6. Bankruptcies not a problem locallyRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    ... at the MNP office here, reports Lethbridge isn't yet feeling significant impacts from continuing low prices for Alberta crude. But it's hurting residents of Medicine Hat, he adds. Kobbert's comments come in response to a CIBC World Markets report ...

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  7. Spectrum Vegas theme attracts more interest than everRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Medincine Hat News

    ... obstacle course. BATUS will be hosting a kid's bootcamp while also showing off its military vehicles with the Alberta Land Rover Enthusiasts from Edmonton and surrounding areas, showing off its civilian version of the British-made vehicles. The ...

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  8. Dr. Wardell gets a honour of the highest magnitudeaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Medincine Hat News

    ... in the field of pain management and pain treatment for years and is currently president of the Pain Society of Alberta. He was a member of the group spearheading the Pain Section in the Alberta Medical Association, said Ulmer. He constantly gains ...

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  9. Less provocative name neededRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Medincine Hat News

    I deeply admire her perseverance and confidence to shed light on this and two other issues, the graduate slave auction and hobo day. I'm 14 years old and in Grade 8 and am aware of the history behind the Mohawk nation, slavery and homelessness.

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  10. Distress Line celebrates past volunteers, looks to keep 'extremely...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    The NDP government announcement reversing unpopular education cuts is a signal of what's to come for education in Alberta, says the province's new education minister. David Eggen said he will work in his new role to give school boards "a sense of security and stability" so they can make longer-term plans that strengthen Alberta's K-12 education system.

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  11. Smokey haze over city sparks concernsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    Citizens concerned of a grass fire near the city Thursday morning quickly had their worries extinguished, as the smoke being seen and smelled around Lethbridge was in fact courtesy of wildfires in northern Alberta and being blown in from a north wind. The Lethbridge Regional Police Service confirmed on Twitter just past 10 a.m. that "Dispatch confirms the Fire Department has NOT been called out to any fires.

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  12. Sentencing delayed in assault caseRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    A Lethbridge man who threatened to shoot two people as they sat in a car will be sentenced later this year. Simon Selby pleaded guilty Thursday in Lethbridge provincial court to assault causing bodily harm and possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.

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  13. Food banks gather for supportRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    A record-setting number of food bank delegates from across the province joined together for a conference at the Sandman Hotel on Thursday. The annual conference, organized by Alberta Food Banks, was held for the first time in Lethbridge, hosted by the Interfaith and Lethbridge Food Banks.

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  14. Humanitarian aid comes from taxpayersRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    I would like to acknowledge all who attended the recent Lethbridge fundraiser for the victims of the earthquakes in Nepal and who donated funds. I encourage everyone to contact the Bhutanese Cultural Association in Lethbridge to learn more.

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  15. Canada will not support Blatter for FIFA presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... re than $150 million in bribes. The first match of FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 will be on June 6 in Edmonton, Alberta, with the final in Vancouver on July 5.

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  16. Learning from the prosRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Red Deer Advocate

    Calgary Stampeders slot back Marquay McDaniel demonstrates a drill to a group of football players from Caroline and Rocky Mountain House at Caroline School on Tuesday, May 26, 2018. CAROLINE - Jim Bystrom believes the potential for greatness lies within all athletes, but somewhere, for many, that drive to be great was hijacked.

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  17. Under fire Blatter loses Oceania, Canada support in bid for re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | DNA India

    ... re than $150 million in bribes. The first match of FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 will be on June 6 in Edmonton, Alberta, with the final in Vancouver on July 5.

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  18. Young soloists featured as RDSO season draws to a closeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Red Deer Advocate

    ... a principal bassoonist in the New World Symphony and Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra in South America before coming to Alberta to study at the Canadian University College in 2010. Upon graduation, he was accepted in the University of Alberta master's ...

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  19. Parasite resistance studiedRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Western Producer

    ... the type and number of parasites present, the organization said. "The results of this work a suggested that many Alberta sheep flocks have high parasite burdens and that ivermectin and fenbendazole/albendazole resistant parasites may be more common ...

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  20. HueRay combines handlebar grips and side lightsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Gizmag

    ... gear, environmentally-friendly technologies and anything that's designed to go underwater. He lives in Edmonton, Alberta, where he spends a lot of time going over the handlebars of his mountain bike, hanging out in off-leash parks, and wishing the ...

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