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  1. Snow, cold weather coming to Central AlbertaRead the original story

    5 min ago | Red Deer Advocate

    Environment Canada meteorologist Brian Proctor said Central Albertans would face the bulk of the snowfall overnight Friday, as a southern arctic front moved into the region from Edmonton. "It's going to develop some significant snow over the Central Alberta area, especially along the Rocky Mountain House/Red Deer area, over the next 24 hours," he said.

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  2. Suparna Gold Updates Disposal Well AcquisitionRead the original story

    9 min ago | Market Wire

    Suparna Gold Corp. wishes to provide an update to its previously announced proposed acquisition of up to a 75% working interest in, and to, a disposal well, surface lease and related assets located in Drayton Valley, Alberta at 102/06-10-049-06 W5M . The letter agreement related to the Transaction, which had previously been assigned to Suparna, has expired in accordance with its terms however, Suparna and XS Energy Ltd. continue to negotiate in good faith the terms and conditions of a definitive agreement that would govern the Transaction.

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  3. Tribunal denies B.C. rebar tariff exemptionRead the original story

    13 min ago | Journal of Commerce

    ... companies - Arcelor Mittal LCNA in Quebec, Gerdau Long Steel North America in Ontario and Alta Steel Ltd. in Alberta. The closest mills that produce rebar for the B.C. market are Nucor Seattle, Wash.; Cascade McMinnville, Ore.; Alta Steel Edmonton, ...

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  4. BTrack tail light allows you to "be tracking" your stolen bikeRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min 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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  5. 'Dad' gets a makeover in Super Bowl adsRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | WTMA-AM North Charleston

    ... and major figures in their children's lives. "It's about time," said Buzz Bishop, a father of two in Calgary, Alberta, and founder of the blog Dad Camp. One of the brands is Dove Men+Care, which is re-releasing its widely popular ad that debuted ...

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  6. Will Gadd on climbing Niagara Falls: 'I'm still smiling'Read the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | News10.net

    ... his scaling of a frozen Niagara Falls is the "coolest thing he's ever done." Professional ice climber Will Gadd, of Alberta, Canada, has scaled the melting ice glaciers of Kilmanjaro and paraglided across the Rockies. But Gadd, 47, has a special ...

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  7. Reduced axle load lowers tractor impactRead the original story

    53 min ago | The Western Producer

    Research in Alberta has shown that tracked tractors have advantages in flotation and pulling power but are not better at soil compaction than wheeled tractors. Lawrence Papworth of Alberta Agriculture's livestock production and energy section said many producers think tracks will limit the problem, but research shows otherwise.

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  8. Horse industry in need of a boost, say officialsRead the original story

    54 min ago | The Western Producer

    How to attract new people to horse culture is a growing conundrum as baby boomers leave the industry with no one to fill their saddles. The future of the business was a major discussion at the Alberta Horse Breeders Conference held in Red Deer Jan. 9-11.

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  9. Edmonton indie musicians keen on Icelandic collaborationRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... as pseudo-allergies. From left, Braden Gates, Cayley Thomas, Steph Blais and Paul Cournoyer were selected by the Alberta Music industry Association to go to Iceland next week to participate in a cultural exchange of music. They pose for a photo in ...

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  10. This Edmonton ice path would be amazingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Grist Magazine

    ... Gibbs, a recent graduate of the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, is proposing that the city of Edmonton, Alberta - which has winter temperatures of below zero five months out of the year - flood about seven miles of bike paths around the ...

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    1 hr ago | Canada.com

    Colleen De Neve/ Calgary Herald CALGARY, AB --AUGUST 21, 2012 -- University of Calgary Dean of the Faculty of Law Ian Holloway was photographed in the mock courtroom in the faculty building on August 21, 2012. Calgary and Houston have just jointly launched an energy law program.

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  12. Give a community leader a handRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... world came to a screeching halt. She was diagnosed with Cervical Cancer. Katryna was taken by ambulance to Calgary, Alberta, 5 hours away from her daughter, home and her life. The treatments she needed were not available where she lives. After a ...

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  13. Own an Enchanted Forest in B.C. for $2.7 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GlobalNews

    The Enchanted Forest, located on the Trans Canada Highway between Sicamous and Revelstoke, has been listed for $2.7 million. "We've had quite a bit of Edmonton, Alberta and Calgary [interested] buyers," says Steve Daschuk, the real estate agent managing the listing.

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  14. Couple give hospice a hand to help more people nearing end of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Globe and Mail

    Calfrac co-founder Doug Ramsay says he hopes his gift to Foothills Country Hospice will encourage others to contribute to what he calls 'such a great cause.' Calfrac co-founder Doug Ramsay says he hopes his gift to Foothills Country Hospice will encourage others to contribute to what he calls 'such a great cause.'

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  15. UBC's comeback bid falls short in 4-3 lossRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | University of British Columbia

    A late start out of the gates was the difference Thursday night as the UBC Thunderbirds lost 4-3 in Lethbridge, Alta., to the Pronghorns.

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  16. Roughriders sign veteran receiver Weston Dressler to extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Saskatchewan Roughriders' Weston Dressler runs the ball against the Calgary Stampeders during first half CFL football action in Calgary, Alta., Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013. Saskatchewan Roughriders' Weston Dressler runs the ball against the Calgary Stampeders during first half CFL football action in Calgary, Alta., Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013.

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  17. Province changes disaster relief payoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Western Wheel

    ... Prentice said the provincial government has seen 10,500 claims as a result of the 2013 flood coming from across Alberta. Almost 8,500 have been resolved to date. Of the 2,000 outstanding claims, about half are in High River with the remaining claims ...

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  18. Lockheed Martin-designed experimental naval vessel could be yours - if you're richRead the original story w/Photo

    2 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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  19. Snowfall warnings issued for west and south of EdmontonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Environment Canada issued snowfall warnings for areas west and south of Edmonton Friday morning, with up to 20 centimetres expected. "An Arctic airmass is moving down from the north, forcing the temperatures to drop during the day Friday," explained Global Edmonton Chief Meteorologist Nicola Crosbie.

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  20. Women's Hockey Panthers confirm recruits for fall 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | UPEI News

    ... Women's Hockey League (JWHL), one of the most competitive leagues in the country. For Boeckman, a move to Cochrane, Alberta in 2007 gave her the opportunity to make the jump from male to female hockey. "I then played on my local female team until ...

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