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  1. Photos: Inside Waterton after massive Kenow fire [Photos]

    09.21 / 02:32 www.calgarysun.com Calgarysun.com - Alberta
    Waterton Lakes National Park reopened to the public Wednesday afternoon, though visitors might not recognize much of the blackened…
  2. Alberta launches mentorship program for women in Calgary

    09.21 / 00:49 www.calgarysun.com Calgarysun.com - Alberta
    A pilot mentorship program aimed at expanding leadership opportunities for women was launched in Calgary…
  3. Notley: Action will be taken in oilsands bird deaths

    09.20 / 23:10 www.calgarysun.com Calgarysun.com - Alberta
    Premier Rachel Notley says both the provincial government and the energy industry must be prepared to take action in light of a new incident of bird deaths at an oilsands…
  4. Gorilla-masked man sought after Stony Plain convenience store heist

    09.20 / 22:06 www.calgarysun.com Calgarysun.com - Alberta
    A man was not monkeying around when he entered a Stony Plain convenience store wearing a gorilla mask on Monday, robbing the store before fleeing with an undisclosed sum of cash.According to RCMP, the man wearing gloves and a gorilla mask walked into the 7-11 near Highway 16A Monday morning armed with a wrench and chisel.He demanded money and…
  5. Would-be Alberta politician pitches 'No body, no parole' law for victims' families

    09.20 / 22:06 www.calgarysun.com Calgarysun.com - Alberta
    A would-be politician in Alberta wants Canada to adopt a “no body, no parole” law that would give killers a chance at freedom if they revealed the locations of missing vic…
  6. Ranchers blame exploding shell for grass fire that killed 160 head of cattle

    09.15 / 04:47 www.calgarysun.com Calgarysun.com - Alberta
    BINDLOSS, Alta. — When the residents of Bindloss wake up in the morning, they often don’t take in the rising sun…
  7. Calgary firefighters return after saving Waterton structures, Prince of Wales hotel

    09.15 / 02:25 www.calgarysun.com Calgarysun.com - Alberta
    Calgary firefighters have returned from Waterton after completing the successful mission of protecting various structures in the townsite, including the historic Prince of Wales…
  8. Alberta education minister 'concerned' following review of CBE operations

    09.14 / 23:42 www.calgarysun.com Calgarysun.com - Alberta
    A decade-old decision to lease a massive new headquarters for public school administrators is still costing up to $13 million a year, half of which comes from operational expenses that could be going to…
  9. UCP leadership candidates sign pledge to scrap carbon tax within 100 days, balance the budget

    09.14 / 23:42 www.calgarysun.com Calgarysun.com - Alberta
    Candidates for the United Conservative Party leadership have put their promises to scrap Alberta's carbon tax and balance the provincial budget into…
  10. Waterton fire evacuees complain Alberta Emergency Alerts were late with notifications

    09.14 / 21:37 www.calgarysun.com Calgarysun.com - Alberta
    Alberta Municipal Affairs is investigating reports from some residents in the area of the Kenow wildfire that there were delays in receiving emergency alerts on their phones during evacuations in the region earlier this…
  11. Clock work: Time change hearings come to Calgary, but MLAs are already seeing a pattern

    09.14 / 20:55 www.calgarysun.com Calgarysun.com - Alberta
    Many Albertans want the province to scrap the twice-annual changing of the clocks but believe the province should end up closer to British Columbia's time than Saskatchewan's, says the chair of the legislature committee considering the…
  12. 'Animal communicator' offers up information on Daisy the blind goat, who is now home safe

    09.14 / 18:25 www.calgarysun.com Calgarysun.com - Alberta
    ETASKIWIN, Alta. — Volunteers with an animal sanctuary south of Edmonton are celebrating the safe return of a blind goat named Daisy who they believed had been abducted from their property earlier this w…
  13. Thousands attend National Gathering of Elders in Edmonton

    09.14 / 12:57 www.calgarysun.com Calgarysun.com - Alberta
    Ten years ago Wednesday, the United Nations adopted the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.The decade wasn't marked in Edmonton so much as mentioned in passing, as thousands of Aboriginal elders and their families from across Canada descended on the Expo Centre for the third day of the 2017 National Gathering of Elders. Room 107 was…
  14. After Derek Fildebrandt controversy, MLAs seek changes to expense rules

    09.14 / 12:57 www.calgarysun.com Calgarysun.com - Alberta
    Tighter MLA expense rules and a $500 fine for violations are on the agenda for a Thursday legislative committee…