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  1. Tweak program to work betterRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | St. Albert Gazette

    ... the program, pandering to the voter-rich east where the economy lags and unemployment is higher than it is in Alberta. 'Hire Canadians first' became the mantra. In order to do so, Kenney suggested that businesses raise their wages, which would ...


  2. Torn apartRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | St. Albert Gazette

    ... here to help my family." says one woman. "So I decided to come here. It was a dream come true, I mean, it's Canada." Alberta has the highest per-capita use of temporary foreign workers. Almost 45,000 people from foreign countries call this province ...


  3. Workers have few optionsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | St. Albert Gazette

    ... session at the St. Albert Food Bank & Community Village, along with Yessy Byl, a human rights educator with the Alberta Civil Liberties Research Centre. The majority of the attendees were low-skilled workers. They are scared and panic stricken by ...


  4. Local residents getting kick from pro soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    ... Eleven, were watching a live webcast of the team's latest match in the North American Soccer League at Edmonton, Alberta. This story appears in the print edition of Daily Journal. Subscribers can read the entire story online by signing in here or in ...


  5. Canada's Jim Steacy dedicates hammer throw gold medal to mom DebbyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Canada's Damian Warner displays the flag after winning the gold medal in decathlon at Hampden Park at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland on Tuesday, July 29, 2014.


  6. Report: Impact part ways with sporting director De SantisRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |'s Patrick Friolet reports that the team's sporting director has stepped down effective immediately.


  7. 'I think something's wrong with your machine:' Couple wins $18.4MRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CNews

    ... July 29, 2014. The Kelly's had the winning ticket for the June 25, 2014 draw. David Bloom/Edmonton Sun EDMONTON - Alberta officially has two more millionaires. Bradley and Amanda Kelly stopped by the Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission Tuesday ...


  8. WestJet aims for global marketRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    ... add at least four used Boeing 767-300ERW aircraft. The first two planes will initially be used on routes between Alberta and Hawaii during the winter beginning in late 2015, replacing the smaller Boeing 757s flown on its behalf by Thomas Cook. The ...


  9. Ottawa fertility specialist puzzled by Calgary rules against 'rainbow families'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    An Ottawa fertility specialist and co-founder of a Calgary fertility clinic has called a clinic policy "archaic" and outside the Canadian norm after it denied a woman's choice of sperm donor because the donor didn't share her skin colour.


  10. The Bike Design Project seeks the ultimate commuterRead the original story w/Photo

    13 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 ...


  11. Canadian swimmer Ryan Cochrane wins second Commonwealth goldRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    Canadian swimmer Ryan Cochrane has won the men's 1,500-metre freestyle for his second gold medal at the Commonwealth Games.


  12. Canadian fighter pilots were sent to U.S. due to problems with training programRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Ottawa Citizen

    Canadian fighter pilots had their training conducted in the U.S. for a time due to problems with the program at home.


  13. 2000 men's team headlines Canadian Soccer HOF class of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    The men's team that captured the CONCACAF Gold Cup in 2000 headlines the latest induction class of the Canadian Soccer Hall of Fame.


  14. Oilers' Nail Yakupov reverts back to No. 10Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | SLAM! Sports

    Edmonton Oilers forward Nail Yakupov signs an autograph for Gage Helm, left, during the Edmonton Oilers Hockey School at Servus Credit Union Place in St. Albert, Alta., on July 29, 2014.


  15. Chick, Hurl pick up CFL awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Star Phoenix

    Jolene Wiebe's planned departure today for Liberia is an act of great courage, buttressed by a deep religious faith and commitment to charity, that few us could muster when faced with the prospect of ... The job vacancy rate was once again highest in Alberta and Saskatchewan among the provinces in the first quarter of 2014, according to the ... (more)


  16. Cochrane wins second gold medal at Commonwealth GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    The decorated Canadian swimmer was focused on graduating from university before ramping things up again for next summer's Pan American Games ahead of what will be his final Olympics in 2016.


  17. A cowboy hat full of survival tips for Big Valley JamboreeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... To have a good time out at Camrose this weekend, you must prepare. We've teamed up with Joel Rathjen, frontman for Alberta's The Boom Chucka Boys, to come up with a list of helpful BVJ survival tips. 1 Bring lots of H2O and stay properly hydrated. ...


  18. Saskatchewan RCMP Blotter - July 29, 2014Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Prince Albert Daily Herald

    Further to the release sent out yesterday . RCMP in Milestone have laid additional charges against 27 year old Stephanie Martens from Okotoks, Alberta.


  19. Beneath new energy abundance, a slow-boil oil crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    An oil pump jack pumps oil in a field near Calgary, Alberta. We will need decades-long engagement with energy and sustainability issues if we are to successfully transition to a renewable energy economy, Cobb writes.


  20. Thanks for variety of ideas to start my dayRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Red Deer Advocate

    ... This is the section that gives me insight into the opinions and beliefs of people in my community ... Red Deer, Alberta, Canada and the world. It gives me perspective and helps me broaden my own views. It helps me grow and, hopefully, gain some ...