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  1. Project battles stigma of mental illness among Asian menRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    ... The goal of the three-year project is to reach 2,200 people of Asian origin in the high-immigrant cities of Toronto, Calgary and Vancouver and is called "Reducing stigma of mental illness among boys and men in Asian communities in Canada." Led by ...

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  2. Calgary man may have had close encounter with Cpl. Nathan Cirillo's killerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CNews

    ... 57, is an immigrant from Holland raised on his father's stories about the brave Canadian military. Now living in Calgary, he travels the west as a salesman for an agricultural product company and loves his adopted country. So it's especially ...

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  3. Exshaw clean up continues after cement plant equipment failureRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBC News

    Workers cleaning lubricant off Exshaw School. The school was closed Monday after a hydraulic fluid leak from a nearby cement plant.

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  4. Volunteers help clean vandalism from Cold Lake mosqueRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CTV

    ... in Iraq and Syria and recruited hundreds of Westerners to its cause. Prominent Muslim cleric Imam Syed Soharwardy of Calgary on Thursday urged mosque leaders across the country to be wary of converts who show signs of radicalization. "They should ...

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  5. Alberta byelections - Inside Calgary-WestRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Calgary Journal

    The Progressive Conservatives have governed Calgary-West for the better part of 47 years, 19 of which had Peter Lougheed representing this riding as Premier. Between 1993 and 1997, Liberal Danny Dalla-Longa was the MLA in Calgary-West.

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  6. Residents scrub hate messages off Canadian mosqueRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... Downy said, bringing a vase of flowers to the mosque. Imam Syed Soharwardy, founder of Muslims Against Violence in Calgary, told reporters earlier that the vandalism revealed "how fragile the situation can be if it is not properly managed." ...

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  7. Derek Puffer found not criminally responsible in deaths of mother, stepfatherRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    Former radio sports personality Bill Powers and his wife, Donna Lee, were found stabbed to death in their bed in their Braeside home. Puffer stabbed Donna Lee Powers and her husband, well-known sportscaster Bill Powers, while they were sleeping in their Braeside home last July.

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  8. Alabama coal producer CanAm looks to diversify to counter weak coal marketRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | SNL Financial

    ... of its planned production has been contracted for 2014 and in excess of 70% for 2015/2016. their headquarters from Calgary, Alberta, to Birmingham, Ala., which was intended to save money and streamline operations by bringing company leadership ...

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  9. High River flood-mitigation berm irks some adjacent homeownersRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBC News

    Berms being constructed in High River on the north and south side of the Highwood River have some residents complaining their property values will go down. "We have a neighbour two doors down, he paid over $400,000 for his a year ago, got a big sundeck on the back, and he's been trying to sell it," said area resident Ron LeBlanc.

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  10. Is your family business prepared for succession?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... customs brokerage, consulting, freight forwarding and other logistics related services. While headquartered in Calgary, Alberta and specializing in the Canadian market, the organization is able to move goods anywhere in the international market ...

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  11. Man stabbed through his wheelchair shows up at hospital with knife...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    A man in a wheelchair showed up to a Calgary hospital Thursday night with a knife stuck in his back. It was one of several violent attacks in the city overnight that kept police busy overnight as officers were also called to investigate an incident in which a man was shot in the face, and a stabbing that also landed a man in hospital.

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  12. Canadian College of Performing Arts students take their show on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... more of an oppressive older generation, abortion, learning about sexual urges," said Christine Baker, a student from Calgary, Alta. "There's a deprivation of information so those teens have all those thoughts. And it also deals with some dark ...

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  13. Making the cutRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

    ... theatre - teaching it to aspiring actors and presenting it to bus tours of tourists passing between Drumheller and Calgary. The town dynamics were screaming out to be a comedy show, said Mocibob who caught the theatre bug doing Judy Russell ...

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  14. Social Media Breakfast Calgary #57 - 8:30 am - 10:30am, Friday,...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... share today's best and worst examples of social media, as practiced by individuals, industries and organizations in Calgary and around the world. Guest speakers share their experience and expertise of social media use, followed by an opportunity to ...

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  15. Shoreline Energy Corp. Announces Settlement Agreement With a CreditorRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... or (iii) the ongoing conditions of the Forbearance will be met to the satisfaction of the lenders. Shoreline is a Calgary, Alberta based corporation engaged in the exploration, development and production of petroleum and natural gas. The ...

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  16. Jet Fresh HopsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... year's hop harvest is better than ever. These aromatic cones were picked from the vine, packed on dry ice, jetted to Calgary and put into our brew kettle in less than 24 hours. The result? Brewmaster Paul Gautreau put it best by saying, " Anthea is ...

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  17. SAIT policy lets students wait for residence rooms after outside students snap up spotsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBC News

    Officials at SAIT Polytechnic are promising to review the school's first-come, first-served policy for residence spots after about a dozen students were left on the waitlist while some students from other schools got accommodation. You might think that being a student at SAIT Polytechnic would guarantee you first dibs on a spot in residence.

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  18. Brody, ninth Sutter to play in NHL, carries family tradition with HurricanesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    Carolina Hurricanes Brody Sutter during NHL hockey in Calgary, Alta. on Thursday October 23, 2014.

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  19. Little known of 93 people on RCMP's 'high-risk' watch listRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Windsor Star

    ... dead after he joined an al-Shabaab training camp in Somalia; Damian Clairmont, aka Mustafa al Gharib, a former Calgary resident who fought in Syria; and Andre Poulin, who travelled to Syria after becoming radicalized in Timmins, Ont. During ...

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  20. Ottawa shooting: Alberta's oil and gas assets natural target for extremists, security expert saysRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CBC News

    The RCMP says the key to effectively guarding the labyrinth of oil and natural gas wells, pipelines and refineries in Alberta, including Suncor's oilsands project, above, is to gather intelligence to prevent attacks before they happen. A security expert in Calgary says this week's shooting attack in Ottawa is a reminder that Alberta's oil and gas industry makes the province a target-rich environment for would-be extremists.

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