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18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

Troy and Lindsay Black

A Calgary man hospitalized in Mexico while on vacation with his wife has died, according to a post on Facebook group dedicated to supporting the couple.

18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

Raw bitumen

Two years after a blue-ribbon panel called on the Alberta government to encourage partial upgrading of bitumen from the oilsands to enhance value and free up more pipeline room for exports, the idea remains years away from commercialization.

18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

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According to Correctional Services of Canada, the inmate, Anatoly Eichman, was serving a sentence of two years, five months and 21 days for charges of possession of a prohibited/restricted firearm with ammunition.

18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

Calgary downtown skyline

"Here the in the land of oil and gas, in the land of suit-and-tie 'business', we could create — an artists' colony." Calgary urban design writer Richard White on a possible solution to one of our city's core problems.

18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

RCMP car

Okotoks RCMP are investigating after a single-vehicle crash left one person dead and sent four others to hospital in serious condition.

18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

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A Calgary electrical engineer has launched a Tesla-only ride service to Edmonton. But the journey for any new business is long, rough and full of risks.

18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

Troy and Lindsay Black

A Calgary woman has put out an urgent call for Type O+ blood donors in Mexico after her husband suddenly fell ill on vacation.

18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

Aaron Peck

An Alberta man wants to become the first Canadian to win the historic Iditarod, a multi-day dog sled race in Alaska.

18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

šxʷʔam̓ət

Sometimes, a conversation just goes wrong. But what if you could start over and change the outcome? That's the premise of interactive theatre performance "šxʷʔam̓ət."

18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

Snow sidewalk street Calgary collage

For a cool $55 million more, the city says it could clear all the sidewalks. And the snow on the streets? Well, that could be hauled away for another $15 million. Each and every time. But the estimates come with caveats.

18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

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A fire on an Air Canada Express plane forced an emergency landing at the Saskatoon airport on Saturday.

18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

Lloyds roller rink

A Calgary man is heartbroken at the loss of an iconic roller skating rink, but he’s hoping it won’t be the last time he laces up after Lloyd's closes permanently this weekend.

18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

Spitz factory

Thirty years after Spitz sunflower seeds first sprouted in Alberta, the last factory in the province is set to shut down.

18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

Alberta Liberal & Alberta Party logs

“If Notley continues her move to the centre on pipelines, there might be room for an ultra-left party in Alberta politics.” Ian Brodie, former chief of staff to former Prime Minister Stephen Harper, has strategic advice for the Alberta Liberal Party and the Alberta Party.

18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

Panthers-Flames

Mike Matheson scored twice and Aleksander Barkov had a goal and two assists on Saturday to lead the Florida Panthers to a 6-3 victory over the Calgary Flames.

18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

Danny DeVito, Richard E. Grant

Are people with faces like, say, American actor Danny DeVito more likely to cheat on their partners than, say those who look more like English actor Benedict Cumberbatch?

18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

Icy sidewalks

Wild temperature swings this week have left Calgary's pathways and roads an icy mess, and the city says it's received hundreds of calls about snow and ice concerns on sidewalks.

18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

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At Saturday's midway point of the Winter Games, Canada is on track to break its record medal haul of 26, set in Vancouver 2010.

18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

Trans Canada avalanche control

A 36-year-old man who was caught in an avalanche near Golden, B.C., last week has now died.

18 Feb 2018 12:55:34 Z

Pyeongchang Olympics Curling Men

Back-to-back losses have Canadian fans uneasy, yet Kevin Koe and his rink aren't worried. In fact, the Canadian men's curling team believes its in a good position.