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  1. CITT to celebrate logistics professionals with events across CanadaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Truck News

    ... , Ont.; June 4, Kitchener, Ont.; June 11, Montreal, Que.; June 15, Burnaby, B.C.; June 16, Edmonton, Alta.; June 17, Calgary, Alta.; June 18, Winnipeg, Man.; June 23, Saint John, N.B.

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  2. Aveda Transportation buys Hodges TruckingRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Truck News

    Aveda Transportation and Energy Services of Calgary, Alta., has purchased Hodges Trucking, based in Oklahoma City. The trucking firm was a wholly owned subsidiary of Seventy Seven Energy.

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  3. CEMATRIX Corporation Obtains New Working Capital Financing ArrangementRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... results, as we approach the busy construction season." CEMATRIX is an Alberta corporation with its head offices in Calgary, Alberta. The Corporation, through its wholly owned subsidiaries, is a manufacturer and supplier of technologically advanced ...

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  4. Mayor Naheed Nenshi sings Let It Go in chambers todayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi enlisted professional help from the a cappella quartet the Heebee-jeebees as he sang a Disney song at council Monday to make good on an NHL playoff bet with the mayor of Anaheim. Naheed Nenshi was in a Ducks jersey in council chambers, singing a Disney song in order to pay off his debt to the mayor of Anaheim.

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  5. Rollover crash on Deerfoot Trail leaves woman seriously injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBC News

    A woman in her 20s was taken to hospital with serious injuries early Monday morning after her vehicle rolled over on Deerfoot Trail. The woman was taken to Foothills Medical Centre with multiple traumatic and internal injuries, EMS spokesman Adam Loria said in a release.

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  6. 3 things to watch at city council todayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... His roles have included legislative reporter, news reader, assignment editor and national reporter. When not at Calgary's City Hall it's still all politics, all the time. There will be a little bit of light-hearted theatre at Monday's city council ...

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  7. A look at Alberta Premier Rachel Notley's first cabinetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 680News

    ... teacher. He has an education degree from University of Alberta. Ceci, 57, was a city councillor for 15 years in Calgary advocating for progressive issues and help for blighted neighourhoods. He was a longtime social worker with a master's degree in ...

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  8. Top 5 Real Estate TrendsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Alberta Venture

    ... there. So too is the return on investment. Brad Lamb , a condo developer from Toronto who is now building condos in Calgary and Edmonton, told the Financial Post that he is receiving lots of offers for condos from pension funds. "It's a gigantic new ...

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  9. $20M sex work exit fund 'over-subscribed': Peter MacKayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... women, police officials and former prostitutes denounced the five-year $20-million pledge as insufficient. Former Calgary police chief Rick Hanson called the money "woefully inadequate," and Michele Audette, president of the Native Women's ...

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  10. Mermaid tails not just for kids, say adult mermaidsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    Mermaid tails should not be called children's toys, but "an accessory, such as a pair of flippers, a snorkel or a mask." That's according to Vancouver's Lori Papajohn, one of several people who contacted me in response to a story I wrote recently about the safety concerns surrounding mermaid tails.

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  11. Manitobans' role in Great Escape UNCOVEREDRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... Great Escape. The character played by actor James Garner was, in real life, a bomber pilot named Barry Davidson from Calgary; Charles Bronson's character in charge of tunnel construction was actually Wally Floody from Chatham, Ont.; Bronson's ...

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  12. University of Lethbridge setto honour singer Ian TysonRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    ... artists, and been honoured with awards from the Canadian Country Music Association, the Country Music Association of Calgary and the Alberta Recording Industry Association. His contributions to Canada's music scene have included hosting for five ...

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  13. Speedskating champ Denny Morrison charged after motorcycle crash that toppled carRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    ... is in serious condition after groundbreaking emergency surgery for a gastrointestinal disorder. Colleen De Neve/ Calgary Herald CALGARY, AB -- MAY 7, 2015 -- Members of the Calgary Police Service Traffic Unit investigated a motorcycle accident on ...

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  14. Calgary Philharmonic's Bach@Knox a musical feastRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Gavin Young, Calgary Herald CALGARY, AB: NOVEMBER 05, 2014 -- STK. The CPO Calgary Philiharmonic Orchestra sign/logo Gavin Young/Calgary Herald Trax# The front of the program booklet displayed a picture of a stern, unsmiling Bach - all seriousness and gravity - but the presentation of the music was geniality itself.

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  15. Man breaks into southeast home while family sleepsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | CBC News

    The suspect entered the master bedroom of the house in the 400 block of Applewood Place early Sunday morning, waking one of the residents while rifling through a dresser. According to police, the man then approached the 49-year-old female with a knife and demanded the bracelet off her wrist.

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  16. Councillor Sean Chu draws fire for tweetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    ... differences? By Sunday, Chu posted another tweet, this one encouraging people to join him in this year's annual Calgary Pride parade. Supporting human rights & having fun. My girls & I loved being in the parade before. You should take part too!! ...

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  17. Rachel Notley sworn in as Alberta premierRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Rachel Notley has been sworn in as the 17th premier of Alberta in a ceremony that took place in front of an enthusiastic crowd of hundreds in Edmonton this afternoon. The 51-year-old former labour lawyer, who led the NDP to a 54-seat majority earlier this month, was sworn in by Chief Justice Catherine Fraser on the steps of the Alberta legislature.

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  18. Denny Morrison fined for motorcycle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    ... crash into a Toyota Corolla with enough force to flip the car on its side. Staff Sgt. Paul Stacey with the Calgary Police Service, who did not identify Morrison, has confirmed that after consulting with the Crown, the motorcyclist involved in the ...

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  19. Thalidomide survivors celebrate federal announcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBC News

    Thalidomide victim Marie Olney says preparing meals is difficult and other tasks, such as shovelling the walk, are impossible. On Friday, the health minister announced yearly payments for those suffering from the effects of the drug - prescribed to pregnant mothers in the '60s - in amounts of $25,000, $75,000 and $100,000.

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  20. Plane crashes east of Lac La Biche, AlbertaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBC News

    An Air Tractor water bomber plane fighting forest fires in northern Alberta crashed 100 kilometres east of Lac La Biche on the Cold Lake Air Weapons Range on Friday, according to RCMP. The sole occupant of the plane, a 38-year-old pilot from Cranbrook, B.C., whose name has not been released and who was in his fourth firefighting season with Conair Aerial Firefighting, died in the incident.

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