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  1. Rockies horseback trek a uniquely Canadian experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    Riders make their way into a meadow in the backcountry of Banff National Park. The Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies is a non-profit group thati 1 2s been operating luxury trail rides for 92 years.


  2. Farm Financial Survey, 2013Read the original story

    Saturday | Canadian Content

    Information from the Farm Financial Survey for 2013 is now available. The Farm Financial Survey provides data on average farm assets, liabilities, revenues, expenses, capital investments and capital sales for 2013.


  3. Where an icy road is a blessing: White-knuckle driving on the frozen lifeline to Fort ChipewyanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Edmonton Journal

    Have you ever loved the lottery cause but weren't necessarily in love with its grand prize show home? Well, Big Brothers Big Sisters has an answer for that. For the 2015 edition of their Dream Home & Win50 Lottery, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton & Area has added a twist to its largest annual fundraiser.


  4. Alberta government sells three aircraft for $6.1 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Edmonton Journal

    Premier Jim Prentice said Thursday three out of the four planes in the province's scandal-plagued government fleet of aircraft have sold. Two 2006 Beechcraft King Air B200s, along with a 1997 Beechcraft King Air 350 have sold for $6.1 million, 11 per cent higher than the province's asking price, Prentice said in a lunchtime speech delivered at the Calgary Ranchmen's Club.


  5. Horns off to another HallRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Lethbridge Herald

    The coaches and players of the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns women's rugby team from 2007-2009 will no doubt look back fondly on their three consecutive CIS Championship titles in that span. But then-Pronghorns coach Neil Langevin said the hard work the team put in to get to that point and the friendships it forged will be equally as memorable.


  6. 2 children poisoned by bedbug fumigant to be released from hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | CBC News

    A firefighter enters the apartment building where five children and their mother were poisoned by a pesticide used to fight bedbugs. The youngest child, an eight-month-old girl, died on Monday.


  7. Legal loophole allows recruiting companies to charge TFWsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | CBC News

    Even though employment agencies in Alberta are forbidden to charge foreign workers to find them a job, a loophole allows recruiters to bill the workers thousands of dollars. The Fair Trading Act prohibits an employment agency from collecting money "directly or indirectly" from foreign workers, but permits unlimited charges for services "that are not employment agency business services."


  8. Latest member of Team Jacobs has impressive resumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | SooToday

    The 2015 Tim Hortons Brier kicks off on Saturday and Soo Curlers will be well represented at the event in Calgary, Alta. For Team Jacobs, which includes skip Brad Jacobs, third Ryan Fry, second E.J. Harnden and lead Ryan Harnden, the event is a return of sorts after missing the 2014 event.


  9. Alberta twins celebrate 100th birthday with family, friends and a lot of laughsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | GlobalNews

    They've been through a lot together, as is the case with many siblings, and on Saturday a couple of Alberta sisters celebrated their birthdays together. But what makes Esther Lauridsen and Ruth Eklund's situation a bit more unique is the fact that they're twins and they're turning 100 years old.


  10. No charges in RCMP investigation into former Alberta premier Redford's spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | CFRA

    The RCMP say there won't be any charges against former Alberta premier Alison Redford over her spending while she held the province's top job. The government had forwarded the Mounties a report by the auditor general that was highly critical of Redford and her office.


  11. RCMP close investigation into former Alberta premier without laying chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | CBC News

    An RCMP investigation into former Alberta premier Alison Redford's use of government planes has been closed without any charges being laid. An investigation into former Alberta premier Alison Redford's use of government airplanes has been closed by the RCMP, and no charges will be laid.


  12. New Telus data charges could cost some Netflix usersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | GlobalNews

    The Telus sign is pictured at company's annual meeting in Vancouver, on May 8, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck CALGARY- Telus is introducing new charges for Internet customers who exceed their monthly data allowance, and those charges could lead to higher data bills for some, like heavy Netflix users.


  13. Weekly Market Update, Feb 20/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Edmonton Real Estate Blog

    Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. . For the past 7 days: New Listings: 433 # Sales: 184 Ratio: 42% # Price Changes: 174 # Expired/Off Market Listings: 103 Net loss/gain in listings this week: 146 Active single family home listings: 2319 Active condo listings: 1418 Homes 4-week running average: $423k Condos 4-week running average: $251k We've talked about consumer confidence, and oil prices affecting the real estate market in Edmonton.


  14. University of Alberta professor announces breakthrough on liver diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Vancouver Sun

    If you wanted to go from 68th Avenue and 132 Street in Surrey to Waterfront Station, what would be faster. Driving or transit? To test the possibilities, the Vanocuver Sun's video department set up a challenge.


  15. Canada's retail sales take big downturn in holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Globe and Mail

    Customers wait in a lineup at a Toronto Target location on Feb. 5, 2015. Customers wait in a lineup at a Toronto Target location on Feb. 5, 2015.


  16. Most respondents to Northlands survey want to keep Rexall PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Edmonton Journal

    In Los Angeles's Royce Hall, where Alberta Ballet was set to perform Fumbling Towards Ecstasy, artistic director Jean Grand-Maitre stood onstage and let the screams from the audience wash over him. The crowd cheers on the players during the Oilers Skills Competition at Rexall Place in Edmonton on Saturday Jan. 25, 2014.


  17. Alberta woman to seek parental rights over baby after relationship with same-sex partner endedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | National Post

    Zoe Ayouka is listed on her daughter's birth certificate. She pays child support, and she is committed to parenting the brown-haired toddler whom she thinks of as her own flesh and blood.


  18. Edmonton, Alberta Leads in AC/DC Ticket SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | TN Team Blog

    It was a big week for rock band AC/DC at Tickets for the band's upcoming Rock or Bust Tour placed in the top spot of the selling artists list for the past week*.


  19. Avison Young Continues to ExpandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 |

    The Canadian brokerage services firm Avison Young has acquired the Calgary-based property management firm Peregrin . Continuing the firm's ongoing global expansion, the purchase adds 1 million square feet to Avison Young's property management portfolio and 12 employees to Avison Young's Calgary office.


  20. County peace officer is recognized for long serviceRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Brooks Bulletin

    BRUCE PARKER Brooks Bulletin a fBrooks native John Nesbitt celebrated his 49th birthday in a special way last Thursday. Nesbitt was presented with an Alberta Peace Officer long service medal at the County of Newell meeting for 22 years of service.