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  1. N.B.a s new premier to oilpatch: support for Energy East has not waveredRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | 680News

    New Brunswick's new premier said Monday he's looking to assure Alberta's oilpatch that even though the government has changed, its support for the Energy East pipeline has not. Brian Gallant is visiting Calgary this week in his first official visit since being elected premier about a month ago.

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  2. Ben Scrivens And His Most Important AssistRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Too Many Men On The Site

    Apr 12, 2014; Edmonton, Alberta, CAN; Edmonton Oilers goalie Ben Scrivens makes a save against the Vancouver Canucks in the first period at Rexall Place. Mandatory Credit: Chris Austin-USA TODAY Sports One of the habits of most successful goaltenders is that they come out and challenge shooters.

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  3. Morinville parents fight for higher level secular educationRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    A petition has been launched to build a secular public junior and senior high school in Morinville, something which currently does not exist in the central Alberta town of just over 9,400 people. Morinville got its first secular school just a couple years ago, after non-Catholic parents took their battle all the way to the Alberta Human Rights Commission.

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  4. St. Patrick's Bridge finally openRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobalNews

    ... doing radio and TV news reporting. In a career that has taken him across the country, Doug is happy to be back in Alberta. With extensive experience as a reporter, anchor and producer in both news and sports he has enjoyed a full career that began ...

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  5. Alberta woman made false claims for income support, lied about kids having disabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    Alberta woman Judith Lyczewski has pleaded guilty to defrauding several provincial agencies out of thousands of dollars Court was told Lyczewski made false claims totalling more than $91,000 to Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped, Family Support for Children With Disabilities, and Alberta Income Support. She also claimed she made 152 visits to Alberta Children's Hospital, when she only made 17. Alberta woman Judith Lyczewski has pleaded guilty to defrauding several provincial agencies out of thousands of dollars Court was told Lyczewski made false claims totalling more than $91,000 to Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped, Family Support for Children With Disabilities, and Alberta Income Support.

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  6. Edmonton Dental Practice Will Offer Children Cash for Halloween Candy on Nov. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Market Wire

    ... at Spearmint Dental's Northwest Edmonton site. Dr. Bill Thomas, an Edmonton native, graduated from the University of Alberta School of Dentistry in 1978. Following graduation, Dr. Thomas opened a practice on the west side of Edmonton, which is now ...

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  7. Edmonton Dental Practice Adds New Dentist Skilled in Orthodontics and Pediatric DentistryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Market Wire

    Dr. Nathan Kern, the team dentist for the NHL Edmonton Oilers, joined the staff at Spearmint Dental on Sept. 23. He is a 1994 graduate of the University of Alberta and a general dentist skilled in orthodontics, dental implants and pediatric dentistry.

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  8. Gilead Sciences announces $50-million Edmonton expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Edmonton Journal

    ... ingredients up to this sort of scale," said Robin Nicol, vice-president and general manager of Gilead's Alberta operations. "We operated as Raylo Chemicals (a local contract drug manufacturer) until 2006, when Gilead acquired us, and we've worked ...

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  9. Quebec hit-and-run attacker 'radicalized,' Harper's office saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ottawa Citizen

    Surete du Quebec and Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu police investigators go over the scene of a hit and run in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu near Montreal. A 25-year old man who injured two Canadian Forces members in a hit-and-run Monday near Montreal and was then killed by police was "radicalized" to carry out a terrorist attack, the Prime Minister's Office says.

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  10. St. Patrick's Bridge hailed a perfect balance of form and function at opening ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canada.com

    Steve Coutts shoots video with his Go Pro camera as he crosses the St. Patrick's Bridge which opened across the Bow River after five years of planning, in Calgary on October 20, 2014. Most workdays, Josh Wasch and Barb Dundas change their work attire for gym clothes and sneakers when the clock strikes noon.

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  11. University of Alberta Pandas win Canada West women's rugby championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    According to the Canada West website , the University of Alberta Pandas have won the 2014 Canada West university championship in women's rugby . On Sunday at McMahon Stadium in Calgary, the Pandas defeated the University of Calgary Dinos 19-11.

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  12. CF-18s from Cold Lake set to take on ISIS in IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobalNews

    Cold Lake-based pilots and ground crews are packing up and saying goodbye to loved ones ahead of Tuesday morning's deployment to Iraq. The deployment is part of 'Operation IMPACT' - the multinational, U.S.-led force that will be launching air strikes on ISIS targets in Syria and Iraq.

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  13. Saskatchewan getting hit with an October heatwaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | GlobalNews

    ... 26 degrees, but no town in Saskatchewan was the hot spot in Canada on Monday. That honour went to Medicine Hat, Alberta where the mercury climbed to 27.3 degrees. For the rest of the week, the warm temperatures show no sign of slowing down, with ...

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  14. Canadian Hockey League accused of underpaying players in class action lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Canada.com

    ... against Sam Steel #39 of the Regina Pats during a WHL game at Scotiabank Saddledome on October 19, 2014 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Derek Leung/Getty Images)

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  15. It's dog vs. weatherman in hilarious videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WFTV Orlando

    Dogs are great for running, cuddling and just generally being adorable - but apparently they're not so great at reading the weather. Weatherman Mike Sobel of Global News in Edmonton, Alberta, brought Ripple, a shepherd-mastiff mix, onto the set to help with the weather.

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  16. 50 years on: Snell's Tokyo doubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The New Zealand Herald

    He remains one of only two men to complete the 800m-1500m double at the same Games, writes David Leggat The Peter Snell who arrived in Tokyo 50 years ago was a significantly different athlete from the unfancied 21-year-old who had pitched up at Rome four years earlier. Snell's 800m victory in the Stadio Olimpico shook the athletics world.

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  17. Biotech giant Gilead Sciences expanding in Edmonton with second city labRead the original story

    Monday | Edmonton Journal

    ... us to move quickly on our second expansion," says Robin Nicol, PhD, Vice President and General Manager, Gilead Alberta. "The Edmonton facility is playing an important role in providing clinical trial quantities of active ingredients for Gilead's ...

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  18. Woman charged in connection to fatal Maskwacis stabbing last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Edmonton Journal

    A 35-year-old woman from Maskwacis has been charged with second-degree murder in connection to a fatal stabbing on the reserve last year. On Aug. 8, 2013, RCMP officers responded to a stabbing at a residence south of Edmonton on the Maskwacis townsite.

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  19. Military memorabilia collector appeals for return of stolen rare medalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | GlobalNews

    Heart-wrenching: That's how a military memorabilia collector is describing the theft of dozens of rare medals from his property. Steven Cochrane has been working on his collection since he was a child and has amassed a vast array of collectibles including medals, uniforms and religious items.

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  20. All-time MLB hits leader to speak at Alberta gambling eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | GlobalNews

    The man known for his ability on the baseball field and his problem gambling off the field is coming to Alberta to speak at a gambling symposium. Pete Rose will speak at the Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission's Responsible and Problem Gambling Symposium in Leduc on Tuesday about the impact gambling has had on his life and career, and lessons he's learned in the process.

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