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  1. Avalanche sign McLeod, Stuart to extensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SLAM! Sports

    ... ngeles and Detroit. Stuart helped the Red Wings capture the 2008 Stanley Cup championship. The Rocky Mountain House, Alberta native has played in 142 career playoff games, notching 40 points.

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  2. Encana buys Athlon Energy for $7.1BRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    ... the potential for 5,000 more horizontal wells that could produce up to 3 billion barrels of oil equivalent. Calgary, Alberta, Canada-based Encana (NYSE: ECA) - whose U.S. head office is in Denver - will spend at least $1 billion in the Permian Basin ...

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  3. Alberta oilsands housing firm scraps REIT plan, redomiciles in Canada insteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Civeo owns and manages worker accommodation in the Alberta oilsands. It will move its headquarters back to Canada.

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  4. Fall Movie Preview: 20 flicks getting buzzRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobalNews

    ... Chastain, Michael Caine, Ellen Burstyn, Casey Affleck and many more. We also know much of the film was made in Alberta, including locations in Lethbridge, Fort Macleod, Nanton, Longview and Okotoks. Canada's Jim Carrey is back as Lloyd Christmas and ...

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  5. Athletic ability helps beginner golfer make exceptional progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Edmonton Journal

    ... did know how to use her body in other sports." "Well," interjected Monasterski, who now attends the University of Alberta, where she is finishing her education degree. "I did know how to drive a golf cart." The start of Martens' lessons were, of ...

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  6. Encana speeds up liquids push with US$7.1B acquisition of Permian player AthlonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... Ltd. (TSX:PSK) for about $2.6 billion to a syndicate of underwriters. PrairieSky has a big royalty land position in Alberta that was spun off from Encana through an initial public offering in May. There had been suggestions the recent PrairieSky ...

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  7. BU bounces back to claim tourney titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brandon Sun

    Bobcats' Sam Tuivai powers the ball over the net during Sunday's tournament final against the University of New Brunswick Varsity Reds at the Health Living Centre. BU downed the Reds 3-1 to claim the title.

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  8. At least 4 Alberta byelections coming, including one for Premier Jim PrenticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Globe and Mail

    Jim Prentice gives an oath as he is sworn in as Alberta's 16th Premier in Edmonton, Alberta on Monday September 15, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson Jim Prentice gives an oath as he is sworn in as Alberta's 16th Premier in Edmonton, Alberta on Monday September 15, 2014.

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  9. Cody McLeod, Brad Stuart signed by Avs to contract extensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | LongmontFYI

    ... a few more years." Stuart helped the Red Wings capture the 2008 Stanley Cup championship. The Rocky Mountain House, Alberta, native has dressed in 142 career playoff games, notching 40 points. Avs reassign two players. Also on Monday, defenseman ...

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  10. Dundee Marmalade ice cream sells out in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scotsman.com

    ... namesake, MacKay's Ice Cream to make the dessert. The sweet treat went on sale in a family-run store in Cochrane, Alberta, earlier this summer and bosses have now reported that the entire stock of ice cream sold out in days. "The second 11.4 litre ...

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  11. Bonnyville RCMP recover, restore 89-year-old's stolen bicycleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Agnes Sawchuck, 89, is back on her bicycle, which was stolen on Labour Day and later fixed up by members of the local RCMP. Agnes Sawchuck, 89, is a familiar sight on the streets of Bonnyville as she rides her bicycle through the town while doing her errands.

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  12. Over 30,000 acres of land preserved in Alberta Conservation agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobalNews

    Called the ' Waldron Ranch project ,' the conservation agreement includes 30,535 acres of privately owned property along the Cowboy Trail , south of Longview and northwest of Lethbridge. The NCC says the project ensures that the land will continue to be preserved for numerous wildlife that depend on it.

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  13. Decision to reintroduce aprotinin in cardiac surgery may put patients at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PhysOrg Weblog

    Cardiac surgery patients may be at risk because of the decision by Health Canada and the European Medicines Agency to reintroduce the use of aprotinin after its withdrawal from the worldwide market in 2007, assert the authors of a previous major trial that found a substantially increased risk of death associated with the drug. In an analysis in CMAJ , the authors refute three major criticisms of the trial made by the regulatory bodies.

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  14. In Jersey, a taxing question festers: Who will invest in the American Dream?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    ... appear to have in place as much as $1.9 billion of necessary financing. Bloomberg reported Triple Five, of Edmonton, Alberta, is facing that obstacle even after New Jersey Governor Chris Christie 's administration agreed to provide public financing ...

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  15. United X 1664 - Jared Chilko 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Transworld

    Don't expect to see one of Jared Chilko 's ridiculously clicked turndown airs in here cause there isn't one. This edit is 100% street and 110% Jared absolutely killing it! "Our family guy Jared Chilko from Edmonton, Alberta in Canada, teamed up with 1664 Distro and came though with the goods for this 2014 edit.

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  16. Meritor Sells Mascot Brand to Investor GroupRead the original story

    Yesterday | Heavy Duty Trucking

    ... Ontario, Canada will also transition to the new organization. Mascot branches in Canada, including Edmonton, Alberta; Moncton, New Brunswick; and Boucherville, Quebec, will close. Meritor's Canadian Aftermarket distribution centers in Brampton, ...

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  17. United Against Terrorism handbook released at Winnipeg mosqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    A handbook aimed at preventing young Canadians from being recruited by extremist groups has been released at a Winnipeg mosque today. The handbook, titled United Against Terrorism: A Collaborative Effort Towards a Secure, Inclusive and Just Canada, was presented at the Winnipeg Central Mosque.

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  18. Boost wages and benefits to attract workers: KenneyRead the original story

    Sunday | The Guardian

    Jason Kenney, minister of employment and social development, speaks to a breakfast meeting in Charlottetown Sunday of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce. Shellfish processors in P.E.I. should respond to a shortage of local workers through higher wages and better benefits rather than looking to bring in temporary foreign workers, says Canada's Minister of Employment and Social Development.

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  19. 09/25/14Preliminary inquiry date set for accused killerRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Airdrie City View

    Airdrie resident Douglas Garland, 54, charged with the triple murder of Alvin and Kathy Liknes and their grandson Nathan O'Brien, appeared in person in the Court of Queen's Bench in Calgary on Sept. 17, at which time a date for the preliminary hearing was set from May 19 to 29, 2015, according to Crown Prosecutor Shane Parker.

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  20. Election transparency resolution passedRead the original story

    Yesterday | St. Albert Gazette

    Reporting campaign contributions from the province's municipal elections might become more transparent after a resolution proposed by St. Albert was adopted by Alberta Urban Municipalities Association Thursday. St. Albert had submitted a resolution which would see AUMA lobby the government of Alberta to change the Local Authorities Election Act 'to strengthen campaign financial reporting transparency, particularly with respect to third party contributions or expenses to support a particular candidate' when it comes to municipal elections.

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