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A Vancouver social worker who once applied to have Alex Radita removed from his family home, is calling for changes to be made to the system. Patricia McDonald found it emotional to be in a Calgary courtroom as Emil and Rodica Radita were found guilty of first degree murder. McDonald would like to see lawmakers…
02.25 / 06:55
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The Medicine Hat Tigers beat the Calgary Hitmen on Friday night by a score of 5 – 4. Steven Owre had two goals and an assist to help the top team in the Central Division of the Western Hockey League to the victory. Jakob Stukel and Andrei Grishakov both scored twice for the Hitmen in…
02.25 / 06:31
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Garth Brooks will forever be remembered for his nine sold-out concerts in Edmonton after a banner in his honour was raised to the rafters at Rogers Place Friday…
02.25 / 06:24
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Calgarians who skied in the late 1960s will fondly recall the pointed peaks of what was then called Snowridge Lodge in Kananaskis Country.With the iconic building now slated for demolition, a Toronto-based photographer has set out to document it and other projects at risk designed by her…
02.25 / 06:19
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Pressed into action, the muscles bulge under the strain of the weights. The trapeziuses and deltoids ripple with the effort but even at a standstill, they're spectacularly impressive.You don't often see such extraordinary displays of strength in a woman and Calgary bodybuilder Tamara Qureshi knows it can be off-putting to…
02.25 / 06:19
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Airdrie residents gathered to remember the six-year-old boy who fell through an icy…
02.25 / 05:57
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Chad Johnson made 36 saves during his first start in five games to lead the Calgary Flames past the Florida Panthers 4-2 on Friday night for their third consecutive victory. Troy Brouwer, Mikael Backlund, Deryk Engelland and Sam Bennett had the goals for the Flames, who scored three straight in less than five minutes midway…
02.25 / 05:12
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Some homeowners in southeast Calgary were startled Friday night when a giant piece of ice came crashing through their…
02.25 / 04:43
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Sherwood Park and the rest of Strathcona County was placed under a water ban Friday night after a water line…
02.25 / 04:37
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Members of the Calgary Police Service have launched an investigation involving the Calgary Airport Authority after a southeast home was damaged by falling ice Friday…
02.25 / 04:32
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A chunk of ice crashed through the roof of a Calgary home on Friday night, according to the Calgary Fire…
02.25 / 04:16
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Strathcona County has imposed a water ban on non-essential water…
02.25 / 04:16
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Calgary community health centres are getting a boost from the province, with more nurse practitioners to care for low-income patients.The three-year, $10-million demonstration project will see some 16 nurse practitioners hired at four Alberta health centres to aid the province's most vulnerable…
02.25 / 04:12
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It's not working. The NDP plan is not making it. At least not yet.The Notley NDP figured you'd accept the carbon tax if you got a cheque.Sure, people didn't like the tax.Who likes a new tax, especially one not mentioned by the NDP in the last election campaign?But the NDP thought they had a way…
02.25 / 04:12
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Members of the Calgary Police Service have launched an investigation involving the Calgary Airport Authority after a southeast home was damaged by falling ice Friday…
02.25 / 04:06
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Investigators congratulated one another after they left a Calgary courtroom. After years of work, Emil and Rodica Radita were guilty of first-degree murder. The couple was immediately given an automatic life in prison sentence with no chance of parole, for the role they played in the death of their son, 15 year old Alex Radita.…
02.25 / 03:57
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Albertans are being advised that a mumps outbreak in southern Alberta could spread north. Alberta Health Services confirmed four cases of mumps in the Edmonton region on…
02.25 / 03:50
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Justin Williams and Tom Wilson scored as the Washington Capitals beat the Edmonton Oilers 2-1 on Friday night to tie the franchise record with their 13th consecutive home…
02.25 / 03:25
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Justin Williams and Tom Wilson scored as the Washington Capitals beat the Edmonton Oilers 2-1 on Friday night to tie the franchise record with their 13th consecutive home…
02.25 / 03:24
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An American crackdown on legalized pot could have an impact on Canadian marijuana businesses, says the owner of a Calgary medical marijuana…
02.25 / 03:00
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