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  1. January's warm temperatures shouldn't come as a surprise, Environment CanadaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Airdrie City View

    With all the nice weather Airdronians have been enjoying in January, it may come as a surprise to find out 2015 has started much as 2014 did. 'Everyone remembers last year as being one of the coldest, snowiest on record.


  2. 10 head-scratching construction failsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNews

    From a bridge that doesn't fit to a hydro pole in the middle of the road: When it comes to baffling construction mistakes, do we blame the project manager, the engineer, or the contractor? The bridge that doesn't fit Looks like the contractor didn't take the proverb "measure twice, cut once" seriously when building this pedestrian bridge in Calgary. The $6 million bridge that was supposed to be installed across Shaganappi Trail over the weekend wasn't -- because it didn't fit.


  3. Trinity Western ruling protects the freedoms of all CanadiansRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Calgary lawyer John Carpay is President of the Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms , which intervened in support of freedom of association in Trinity Western University v. Nova Scotia Barristers' Society .


  4. Calgarian set to compete on new season of MasterChef CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    ... she was eliminated in the penultimate episode after a "high-stakes" mystery box challenge. "I felt close to Team Alberta," Scringer said, referring to Behl and Dora Cote, a Rocky Mountain House plumber who became a fan favourite during the show's ...


  5. Photo of the Day: Ryan CrearyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Bike Magazine

    Born and raised on Canada's east coast, Ryan moved progressively westward looking for the adventures that have defined 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.


  6. Over 200 neglected dogs removed from Alberta hoarder largest rescue in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    Alberta SPCA rescued over 200 dogs from a dog hoarder with a history of animal neglect, these poor dogs were living in horrendous conditions, were injured and starved, Jan. 13, 2015 Alberta SPCA rescued 201 dogs from a rural property in Milk River in Southern Alberta in the largest animal rescue in the Canadian province's history. On January 13, 2015, the SPCA raided the home and took out 141 dogs from the property.


  7. News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    ... US President Barack Obama to veto the measure. It is planned that the Keystone pipeline will run from oil fields in Alberta, Canada to the US state of Nebraska. Critics have said the project would contribute to global warming. Its supporters say it ...


  8. Polei's presence will be missedRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Red Deer Advocate

    Red Deer Rebels power forward/enforcer Evan Polei's intimidating force will be missed on the ice as he will miss the remainder of the regular season with a knee injury sustained in Saturday's game against Vancouver. Large and looming, Red Deer Rebels forward Evan Polei is an intimidating force whose presence will be missed over what could be the remainder of the WHL regular season.


  9. Give us a brake: Speed displays, driver warnings encourage motorists to slow downRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    Colourful lights flicker across Jonathon Puckrin's face as he puts a token in a Walking Dead pinball machine at the back of Denizen Hall. The game table comes to life as the show's eerie theme song begins.


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    16 hrs ago | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Mrs. Verna Diduck beloved wife of William Diduck of Shellbrook, formerly of Yorkton and the Wroxton district died on June 1, 2014 at Shellbrook, SK. She was eighty-three years of age.


  11. Keystone XL pipeline bill passes Senate after six years of waitingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    ... or veto it and show he is truly not interested in working with the Senate or Congress. The pipeline will run from Alberta, Canada to Nebraska and would allow crude oil to flow all the way to the Gulf Coast. The Keystone XL is not an export pipeline ...


  12. Either way, DU seems set in net; coach, though, concerned about lead roleRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Denver Post

    ... to their class, makes them a unique duo. The freshman is 21, two years older than Cowley. Jaillet, from Red Deer, Alberta, previously played for the Fort McMurray Oil Barons of the Alberta Junior Hockey League and was named the Canadian Junior ...


  13. Beloved German shepherd Dozer reunited with his owner after he...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Beloved German shepherd Dozer reunited with his owner after he shows up at a shelter 18 months after being stolen from a backyard Richard Brower of Lethbridge, Alberta was so heartbroken by the loss of his dog that he searched for a year and a half before deciding to get a new dog The first time Brower searched the internet for German shepherds for sale, he wound up being directed to a nearby shelter's site where he saw Dozer An Alberta man whose German shepherd named Dozer was snatched from his backyard spent a year and a half searching for the pooch before finally giving up. But when Richard Brower of Lethbridge finally decided to look for a new dog online, the search was much shorter.


  14. Skyshot Helikite provides a simpler alternative to aerial drone photographyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 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 ...


  15. Thieves storm Calgary casino, steal empty ATMRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Times of India

    A Pair of Canadian thieves in Calgary, Alberta broke into a casino and headed straight for the ATM inside.


  16. Alberta Premier Jim Prentice, cabinet to take pay reductionRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | CTV

    Premier Jim Prentice says he and his cabinet ministers will cut their pay by five per cent to set a tone of self-sacrifice as Alberta deals with billions of dollars in lost oil revenue. "This is the kind of leadership that Albertans expect from their elected officials in these challenging times," Prentice told a news conference at the legislature Thursday.


  17. Use culling to feed the homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... out there that love all kinds of meats. What's wrong with culling the deer for the poor and homeless? In Brooks, Alberta, the processing plant there culls 2500-3200 cattle a day. What about that? I guess nicely packaged meats in a grocery store is ...


  18. Couplelinks - an online intervention for young women with breast...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Trials Journal

    Couplelinks - an online intervention for young women with breast cancer and their male partners: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Patient and Family Support Program, Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto M4N 3M5, Ontario, Canada Cancer Program, Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre, Victoria 11-006, 1276 South Park Street, Halifax B3H 2Y9, Nova Scotia, Canada Department of Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, Cumming School of Medicine, Health Sciences Centre, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary T2N 4N1, Alberta, Canada BackgroundYoung breast cancer survivors and their partners are at an elevated risk for relationship distress and poor psychological adjustment relative to older age couples.


  19. 01/29/15Father and son duo set to represent Alberta at Canada Winter GamesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Airdrie City View

    Tagging along with his dad and gymnastics coach Jamie Atkin to various meets across the province, Atkin literally took his first steps in a gym as a young lad. It's that very environment which has led the Atkin's duo - Atkin the athlete and Jamie the coach - to represent Team Alberta in the first-ever trampoline event at the 2015 Canada Winter Games.


  20. 01/29/15Injury plagued Thunder drop back-to-back gamesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Airdrie City View

    ... Dane Gallant (lower body injury) and Ryan Zeniuk (upper body injury), centre William Nicholas (called up to the Alberta Junior Hockey League's Calgary Canucks), defenceman Brydon Beston (lower body injury), as well as forward Parker Georgsen, who ...