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  1. Premier Notley promises 'chapter of stability'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    Premier Rachel Notley on Sunday pledged Alberta's first New Democrat government will usher in a new chapter of stability as the province closes the book on nearly 44 years of Progressive Conservative rule. Notley dropped the "designate" from her title after taking the oath of office from Alberta Chief Justice Catherine Fraser, who presided over the swearing-in of the new premier and her 11 members of cabinet.

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  2. Premier Notley promises 'chapter of stability'Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    ... groundbreaking emergency surgery for a gastrointestinal disorder. EDMONTON - Premier Rachel Notley on Sunday pledged Alberta's first New Democrat government will usher in a new chapter of stability as the province closes the book on nearly 44 years ...

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  3. The Interview: Brian Mulroney on politics and philanthropyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | MacLeans

    ... fund to help kids like this. Q: I want to talk about some current affairs, and let's start with the events in Alberta. I get asked by just about everyone I run into, "How was it possible for that Conservative dynasty to end?" Any thoughts on that? ...

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  4. Hanson secures Wildrose seat in ridingRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | The St Paul Journal

    ... the official announcement that he had secured the Lac La Biche-St. Paul-Two Hills riding and would be its new MLA. Alberta's NDP carried its orange crush momentum throughout the May 5 election as was predicted in the polls, and with a 53 seat ...

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  5. Downtown construction boom like 'Christmas Eve'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Edmonton Journal

    ... short profiles of 15 new MLAs from Edmonton ridings. We'll follow with profiles from the capital region and northern Alberta. Ward 6 councillor Scott McKeen presents an overview of the changes planned for downtown Edmonton in the next several years. ...

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  6. Meet Edmonton's new MLAsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Edmonton Journal

    ... short profiles of 15 new MLAs from Edmonton ridings. We'll follow with profiles from the capital region and northern Alberta. Public/Political experience: Did outreach work in longtime NDP MLA David Eggen's riding Edmonton-Calder riding. Worked with ...

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  7. Albertans take a hairpin left turnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... newbie leader, steamrolled Jim Prentice and his Conservatives, who were reduced to a rump caucus of 10 seats. It is Alberta's first NDP government. Even as the polls uniformly pointed to an NDP victory late in the campaign, many refused to believe ...

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  8. A yoga teacher, a Hugo Chavez fan and students: What an NDP government might look like in AlbertaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Canada.com

    ... forged iron staircase. A yoga teacher, university students, and an avid Hugo Chavez aficionado are likely to become Alberta's newest Members of the Legislative Assembly if the NDP manages to cement its surging popularity on election day. "It's a lot ...

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  9. Gamut of issues discussed during provincial election candidate forumRead the original story

    Sunday May 3 | The St Paul Journal

    A lively discussion about the issues facing people in the riding of Lac La Biche-St. Paul-Two Hills, and the province of Alberta in general, took place last night, April 27 at the St. Paul Recreation Centre.

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  10. Gamut of issues discussed during provincial election candidate forumRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | The St Paul Journal

    A lively discussion about the issues facing people in the riding of Lac La Biche-St. Paul-Two Hills, and the province of Alberta in general, took place last night, April 27 at the St. Paul Recreation Centre.

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  11. Oil Train Derailments, Exploding Towns & the Hidden Cost of Fracked OilRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2015 | Juan Cole

    ... derailings have randomly wreaked havoc wherever the oil trains traveled - they derailed in Washington, North Dakota, Alberta, Alabama, New Brunswick, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Ontario, West Virginia, and Illinois. No place seems safe where fracked oil ...

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  12. Prices Still on the Rise in Greater Edmonton Area in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Edmonton Real Estate Blog

    The REALTORSA Association of Edmonton has released their monthly report on the real estate market in the Greater Edmonton area. "The fact that our prices did not have the dramatic increases seen over the past few years in other cities like Calgary, Toronto and Vancouver means we have not experienced the same overvaluation."

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  13. Cancer researchers explore healing power of digital storytellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | GlobalNews

    ... he research project is being funded by the Kids Cancer Care Chair in Pediatric Oncology Research Fund along with the Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation.

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  14. The Road to Montgomery: Residents Recall the Historic Selma MarchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Gawker

    ... was the only successful one. Bloody Sunday was the first one. Rose Wilkins, 62, Educational Consultant: We lived in Alberta, AL [an unincorporated community that's part of Wilcox County, about 40 minutes from Selma] in March, then moved to Selma ...

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  15. Tuscaloosa tennis center now openRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... that changed. "After the tornado, it was something that made it special to everyone. Let's be part of the rebirth of Alberta," Enhlish said. The City of Tuscaloosa and Tuscaloosa County contributed money initially and the Tuscaloosa County Park and ...

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  16. Authorities urge caution, some schools delayed after snowfall reaches TuscaloosaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... dnesday. Will be ending there soon " @amrd_zyn : @spann are you sure it's only 1 to 2 inches for Tuscaloosa? This is Alberta pic.twitter.com/152RbeoZtT "

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  17. Cochrane skier wins gold at Canada Winter GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Examiner.com

    According to the Canada Winter Games website on Wednesday, Ashleigh Alexander of Cochrane, Alberta won a gold medal in the women's slalom at the 2015 Canada Winter Games in Prince George, British Columbia. Alexander, who is only 14 years old according to the Cochrane Times , posted a winning time of 1:39.15.

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  18. Opinion: Will Albertans buy the Premier Prentice Premium?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    NOVEMBER 21, 2014 -- --Premier Jim Prentice spoke to the Calgary Chamber of Commerce, his first major address to Calgary's business community since being elected. He talked about his government's priorities the province including low oils prices, business issues, plans for increasing market access for Alberta's resources.

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  19. Wallace leads Alberta sweep in male giant slalom at Canada Winter GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Examiner.com

    According to the 2015 Canada Winter Games on Tuesday, Liam Wallace of Calgary, Alberta won a gold medal in the male alpine skiing giant slalom competition. Wallace posted a winning time of 2:04.63 at the Purden Ski Village , 60 kilometres east of Prince George, host city of the 2015 Canada Winter Games.

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  20. Coun. Dave Loken takes a rare stand for personal libertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    ... They pushed forward a motion that would ban backyard fires whenever there's a major forest fire in northern B.C. or Alberta and our city air gets so smokey that an official air quality advisory is issued. One such advisory was issued in 2014. The ...

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