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  1. Closing coal plants would save Albertans millions in health costs: U.S. expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Edmonton Journal

    More workplace inspections are the only way to stop employers from cheating their temporary foreign workers out of their legal wages, says the president of the Alberta Federation of Labour. Dr. Alan Lockwood , a U.S. expert on disease caused by coal, from left, Colin Soskolne, professor emeritus University of Alberta, Dr. Mishka Lysack professor at University of Calgary and Dr. Joe Vipond, Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment met with Energy Minister Frank Oberle and the three opposition parties at the Alberta legislature in Edmonton, Sept.

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  2. Closing coal plants would save Albertans millions in health costs: U.S. expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Edmonton Journal

    ... (front), a U.S. expert on disease caused by coal, from left, Colin Soskolne, professor emeritus University of Alberta, Dr. Mishka Lysack professor at University of Calgary and Dr. Joe Vipond, Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment ...

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  3. Art Gallery of Alberta celebrates 90th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2014 | CBC News

    Catherine Crowston, the executive director of the Art Gallery of Alberta, says it has come a long way since it first began exhibiting art nearly a century ago.

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  4. SURETTE: Federalism falls prey to beggar-thy-neighbour-ismRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... of affairs, and is even encouraging it. Dumping costs on provinces will help it balance its budget, and favouring Alberta and its powerful oil economy at the expense of everything else is its main game. Having Maritimers in particular leave for ...

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  5. Calgary fertility clinic's race restriction policy highlights need...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | National Post

    Alberta Health Minister Fred Horne says a Calgary fertility clinic's former policy to restrict patients to using sperm donors who are of the same race highlights the need for clear ethical guidelines as the province moves toward funding invitro fertilization.

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  6. Child-care system can changeRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... In fact, strict privacy laws prohibit the release of any information that might tend to identify children in care. Alberta's government has shown laws are not immutable. Last May, the legislature voted unanimously to repeal legislation that made it ...

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  7. Alberta Securities Commission recovers record $2M in finesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | Calgary Herald

    The Alberta Securities Commission recovered a record $2 million in outstanding fines last year - nearly 10 times the amount recovered the previous year, according to its annual report released Monday.

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  8. Rogue semi-truck tire tears through yards in CoventryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Canada.com

    Backyard damage at the home of Kris Roberton after a rogue tire from a semi-trailer plowed through his and two of his neighbour's yards in Coventry Hills N.E. Two days after Alberta's auditor general scolded the government over mishandling high-risk commercial vehicle incident files, a large rogue tire from a semi-truck barrelled through several ... (more)

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  9. Jim PrewettRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Pauls Valley Daily Democrat

    Jim Prewett, 84, died June 6, 2014 at his home in Bella Vista, Arkansas. He was born April 5, 1930 in Alberta, Alabama.

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  10. What's the Role of Race in the New Economy Movement?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | Yes! Magazine

    ... had lost their land because of civil rights activism. At its height, the cooperative was the largest employer in Alberta, Alabama. In 1985, Cooperative Home Care Associates was formed in the Bronx as a worker-owned cooperative made up of primarily ...

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  11. Calgarians continue their love affairs with automobilesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... cars, in carpooling let alone giving up one of the four vehicles in their driveway." Don Szarko, a spokesman with Alberta Motor Association said incentives like discounted transit passes or preferred parking spots offered by employers and the city ...

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  12. Five facts about PC leadership hopefulsRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Calgary Herald

    Life out of politics : Born in Poland in 1969, Lukaszuk came to Alberta as a teen and grew up in north Edmonton.

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  13. The President's Choice Team Challenges Food Enthusiast Dan Clapson to ...Read the original story

    May 15, 2014 | Canada NewsWire

    ... Albertans also have an affinity for delicious game meats like bison. So when so when I was challenged to develop the Alberta Burger for the President's ChoiceA I wanted to make sure that the topping and accompaniment choices were fun and creative ...

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  14. Community in Alberta takes a dig at urban drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2014 | Globe and Mail

    ... Oil Inc. Goldenkey Oil Inc.'s plan was to drill three exploratory oil wells in a farmer's field in Southern Alberta - something that used to be a straightforward undertaking in a province that relies on underground resources for its economic ...

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  15. Redefining unacceptableRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | St. Albert Gazette

    Albertans have to redefine what is 'acceptable' if they want to bring down traffic collision deaths, says Alberta's top doctor.

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  16. Gallery: Royal visit to Australia hits the beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2014 | Edmonton Journal

    Alberta's Progressive Conservative caucus says it will finally scrap parts of the provincial Marriage Act that define marriage as a union between a man and a woman, to get in line with federal legislation and public sentiment that wants the rights of gays, lesbian and bisexual Albertans recognized. 1 comment

  17. Tuscaloosa woman stabs another after being attacked with beer bottle, police rule it self-defenseRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... Phillips of the Tuscaloosa Metro Homicide Unit said a 37-year-old woman was at her own home on Virginia Drive in the Alberta City area when Chawanda Charles came in without permission and attacked the resident with a beer bottle. 39-year-old ...

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  18. Court of Appeal series: An interview with Chief Justice Catherine FraserRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2014 | Edmonton Journal

    ... to me the differences in how men and women were being treated during that era in our society," the Chief Justice of Alberta said recently. That brush with inequality is one of the reasons Fraser invested her life in the law. She's a trailblazer in ...

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  19. Alison Redford out, Dave Hancock sworn in as Alberta's 15th premierRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2014 | Neepawa Press

    ... the oath, government whip George VanderBurg formally submitted Alison Redford's written resignation as premier to Alberta Chief Justice Catherine Fraser. "I want to extend my thanks, those of my colleagues and of all Albertans to Premier Redford for ...

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  20. Dave Hancock sworn in as Alberta premierRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2014 | Northern Life

    It's official - Dave Hancock is now the 15th premier of Alberta. Hancock took the oath of office in front of fellow caucus members, family, and guests in a short ceremony at Government House on Sunday evening.

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