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  1. Some quotes from the funeral of RCMP Const. David WynnRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CFRA

    Matthew Wynn, son of slain RCMP Constable David Wynn places a flower on his dads casket during the funeral for Constable Wynn, in St. Albert, Alta., on Monday, January 26, 2015. Wynn died four days after he and Auxiliary Constable Derek Bond were shot by Shawn Rehn in St. Albert, Alta, on Saturday January 17, 2015.

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  2. Sea of red serge: Members march for fallen MountieRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Surrey RCMP members and their public safety partners gathered Monday afternoon at B.C. RCMP Headquarters at Green Timbers in Surrey for a memorial march for slain Alberta RCMP Const. David Wynn.

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  3. Alberta dental market 'screams out' for price transparencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canada.com

    ... American website that helps patients find cheap dentists says the wide discrepancies in pricing for tooth repair in Alberta suggests there is a need for a similar service north of the border. The founder and chief executive of okcopay.com - a social ...

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  4. Jan. 26 temperatures shatter records in southern AlbertaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    It was another record breaking day in southern Alberta today although Calgary temperatures were just shy of breaking the old record. was the hottest place in Canada on Monday, where the middle of winter felt more like summer at 20 C. The old record of 14.9 C was set in 2003.

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  5. Officers, community gather to honour David WynnRead the original story

    Yesterday | St. Albert Gazette

    ... respects. The prime minister and premier were both in attendance, as well as the mayor and the RCMP commissioner and Alberta's deputy commissioner. "He was the consummate community police officer who loved being part of this community," said Insp. ...

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  6. Nand Logic's Smart Helmet features cameras, turn signals, collision alerts and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 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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  7. BYU basketball guard Anson Winder and volleyball star Alexa Gray have ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    ... said. "She helps make me the person I am. She pushes me to do better every day." Gray, who hails from Calgary, Alberta, helped lead the Cougars to their first NCAA championship match last December. BYU fell to Penn State in the title game. "It's ...

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  8. Video: People line procession route for funeral of slain MountieRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    People in St. Albert, Alberta voiced their support at the funeral procession for slain RCMP Const. David Wynn.

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  9. Ex-Taxpayers Federation spokesman hopes to run for Alberta WildroseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    ... A onetime spokesman for a taxpayer lobby group says he is getting public pressure to seek the leadership of the Alberta Wildrose party, but he has yet to make his decision. Derek Fildebrandt, former communications director for the Canadian Taxpayers ...

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  10. Remembering a fallen comradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Burnaby News Leader

    Burnaby RCMP members pause for a moment of silence during a memorial service on Monday at the city's detachment for Const. David Matthew Wynn of St. Albert RCMP in Alberta who was killed in the line of duty last Wednesday as he investigated a stolen vehicle.

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  11. US Democrats block immediate vote on Keystone pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... Sixty votes were required to move the motion forward. The pipeline would transport crude oil from the oil sands of Alberta, Canada to the US Gulf Coast. It is opposed by Democrats on environmental grounds, while Republicans have made the lucrative ...

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  12. Scientists develop biological safety lock for containment of modified organismsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | 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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  13. Thousands of police march in slain Alberta Mountie's funeral processionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Toronto Star

    ... nitaries are expected at the funeral, which is to follow the procession, including Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Alberta Premier Jim Prentice.

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  14. As oil patch suffers, private equity circlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Globe and Mail

    An oil pumpjack sits unused in a field North of Edmonton Alberta February 8, 2013. Canadian federal and provincial governments are set to lose $14-billion in revenue, according to the Conference Board of Canada The Calgary oil man has made a good living building and selling private companies, all named CanEra.

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  15. 'David would want us to forgive,' says sister of RCMP officer gunned down on the jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Ottawa Citizen

    RCMP Const. David Wynn would want us to follow our hearts, do the things we love and continue finding joy in life, said his sister Mona Wynn in her eulogy at his regimental funeral in St. Albert on Monday.

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  16. Peter Brown seeks PC party nominationRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Airdrie City View

    ... him to take on the role of MLA. 'In order to get where we need to go - we are the fastest growing community in Alberta, and the best community in Alberta, in my opinion - we need somebody who's willing to go to the province and advocate, to ...

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  17. Singing group is a community affairRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Western Wheel

    Excited chatter fills the Griffiths Senior Centre each Wednesday afternoon as more than a dozen singers prepare to warm up their voices. The mood is casual as the singers giggle through their warm ups, blowing air through vibrating lips.

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  18. Town looking at deer management optionsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Western Wheel

    ... the various options. Samson-French has been actively working on managing wild populations of both dogs and horses in Alberta using fertility control, and has spoken with the Town about the option of using contraceptive methods for the deer. ...

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  19. Scottish tradition celebrated at Burns dinnerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Western Wheel

    Highland dancers perform at a Robbie Burns Dinner in Okotoks in 2014. This year's event takes place on Jan. 24 at the Elks Hall.

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  20. Former Eagle evolves into DinoRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Western Wheel

    Former Foothills Eagle standout Brenden Hansen has committed to the University of Calgary Dinosaurs. He credits his eight years in Okotoks minor football associations with his success.

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