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World's smallest maple leaf created in Edmonton for Canada 150
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World's smallest maple leaf created in Edmonton for Canada 150
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Street check guideline for all Alberta police in the works
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Street check guideline for all Alberta police in the works
The over-representation of aboriginal women and black people being carded by Edmonton police is “concerning,” says Alberta’s justice minister.Reacting to a report in Tuesday’s Edmonton Journal, Kathleen Ganley said she wasn’t surprised by the numbers.Ganley said she has heard from a number of com...
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Council to vote on debating Northland's future in private
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Council to vote on debating Northland's future in private
Northlands will present council with a business plan to reinvent itself and create a new future Tuesday, but that plan may be debated behind closed doors.The 137-year-old agricultural society still has control of the Coliseum, the Expo Centre and the race tracks on its 160-acre site. But the city...
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Live: Citizens weigh in on Edmonton attempting to host the Commonwealth Games
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Live: Citizens weigh in on Edmonton attempting to host the Commonwealth Games
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Edmonton Prolife denied a booth at K-Days raises questions about new vendor policy
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Edmonton Prolife denied a booth at K-Days raises questions about new vendor policy
Prolife has been denied a booth at next month’s K-Days festival, after having participated for the last 15 years.The group has retained the Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms, which said Northlands is violating the group’s freedom of expression Charter rights because Northlands is, in its...
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Pedestrian killed in early morning downtown collision
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Pedestrian killed in early morning downtown collision
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Black people, aboriginal women over-represented in 'carding' police stops
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Black people, aboriginal women over-represented in 'carding' police stops
Black and indigenous Edmontonians are more likely to be stopped and “carded” by police, a practice that local activists call racial profiling, but city police say helps suppress crime and assist in investigations. Black Lives Matter Edmonton, the Institute for the Advancement of Aboriginal Women ...
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City court clerks file workload grievances as province fills some vacancies
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City court clerks file workload grievances as province fills some vacancies
Judicial clerks working at the Edmonton courthouse filed 35 workload grievances against the government this spring, as more than 110 administrative job vacancies remain in courts across the province. Alberta Union of Provincial Employees (AUPE) spokesman Tyler Bedford confirmed Monday that most o...
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Young Albertans need more protection from deadly tobacco, health coalition says
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Young Albertans need more protection from deadly tobacco, health coalition says
A health coalition that feels the Alberta government is prioritizing marijuana legislation over tobacco wants to see action taken to protect the province’s youth. Representatives from the Campaign for a Smoke-Free Alberta gathered outside the Alberta legislature Monday to voice their concerns and...
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'No one saw this coming, but yet we all saw it coming': Family, friends, fighters remember gentle giant Tim Hague
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'No one saw this coming, but yet we all saw it coming': Family, friends, fighters remember gentle giant Tim Hague
Boyle — Friends, family members and fighters closest to Tim Hague packed into a community centre Monday in his northern Alberta hometown to remember the boxer’s life in sadness and in pride.More than 600 people filled the main hall in Boyle (pop. 880), the final standing-room-only event of Hague’...
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