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Oilers fans react after Edmonton loses Stanley Cup to Florida
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Edmonton's hope to become the second team ever to overcome a 3-0 deficit in a final falls short.
Published at CBC Edmonton
Oilers' Connor McDavid wins Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP after Game 7 loss
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Oilers captain Connor McDavid has been awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy as the most valuable player of the NHL playoffs after an incredible post-season that finished just short of a Stanley Cup.The Oilers dropped Game 7 of the Cup final 2-1 to Florida on Monday night as the Panthers won the best-of...
Published at CBC Edmonton
Oilers fall short of history as Panthers win Game 7 to capture 1st Stanley Cup title
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Connor McDavid produced one of the greatest performances in NHL playoff history.Despite the gaudy numbers, the Oilers superstar captain couldn't push his team over the top — and the Panthers secured their first Stanley Cup.Sam Reinhart scored the winner in Game 7 as Florida beat Edmonton 2-1 on a...
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Panthers defeat Oilers 2-1 in Game 7 to win Florida's 1st ever Stanley Cup
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Florida, once an NHL backwater, has now won the franchise's first Stanley Cup after they came up short in last year's final against the Vegas Golden Knights.
Published at CBC Edmonton
New Alberta NDP leader Nenshi outlines priorities as party names Opposition leader
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Entering his first full week as leader of Alberta's New Democrats, Naheed Nenshi on Monday laid out his initial roadmap for the party and outlined new roles for some caucus members.On Saturday, the former Calgary mayor garnered 86 per cent of votes from party members, easily securing victory as t...
Published at CBC Edmonton
Going to great lengths to get to Game 7
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Oilers fans from across North America explain why flying to Florida for the Stanley Cup Final is worth the hassle and expense.
Published at CBC Edmonton
Canada's team? Here's where Calgarians stand on the Oilers historic playoffs run
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Paul Maurice answered the question in a demeanour that's gained him a reputation for being hockey's most comedic coach this post-season.Are the Edmonton Oilers Canada's team, a reporter asked the Florida Panthers bench boss."Go to Calgary and ask," Maurice responded. That was nearly three weeks a...
Published at CBC Edmonton
Alberta regulator projects 17% growth in oilsands production by 2033
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The regulator responsible for overseeing Alberta's oil and gas sector has released a new report projecting the province's oilsands production will grow by more than 17 per cent by 2033.In the latest version of its annual forecast, released Monday, the Alberta Energy Regulator predicts production ...
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Alberta oil and gas sector exceeded flaring limit in 2023, data shows
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For the first time, Alberta's oil and gas industry has exceeded the province's own regulatory limit for natural gas flaring.A tally by The Canadian Press of Alberta Energy Regulator data shows oil and gas companies in the province flared approximately 754 million cubic metres of natural gas last ...
Published at CBC Edmonton
At 100, this retired Alberta farmer still plays an important role at his Anglican church
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Tom McConaghy and his family members used to ride horses to church from their farm. These days, he and his wife, Freda, ride in their priest's car, their walkers folded up in the trunk of his Ford Taurus. McConaghy, who marked his 100th birthday on May 15, is the oldest member of the congregation...
Published at CBC Edmonton

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Dua Lipa and Coldplay’s Glastonbury performances to be the first livestreamed globally
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SAO PAULO, BRAZIL – NOVEMBER 7: Chris Martin of Coldplay performs live on stage at Allianz Parque on November 7, 2017 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Mauricio Santana/Getty Images) For the first time, the BBC will livestream Glastonbury Festival’s headline performances to a global audience....
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Bill Berry reflects on leaving R.E.M.
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Portrait of the band REM, left to right, Bill Berry, Peter Buck, Michael Stipe, and Mike Mills in Athens, Georgia, April 8, 1985. (Photo by Paul Natkin/Getty Images) In 1997, Bill Berry decided to leave R.E.M., a move he later admitted to “sort of regretting.” Recently, Berry and the other foundi...
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Dave Grohl Takes A Swipe At Taylor Swift’s Eras Tour: ‘We Actually Play Live’
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LONDON, ENGLAND – JUNE 20: Dave Grohl of The Foo Fighters performs on stage at London Stadium on June 20, 2024 in London, England. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Foo Fighters) Dave Grohl jokingly referred to the Foo Fighters’ tour as the “Errors Tour” because, as Grohl told Lo...
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Banana Oatmeal Muffins
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Why not try these filling banana oatmeal muffins when you have a craving for banana muffins and have a bunch of overripe bananas to use up! Because of the high fiber from the oatmeal, just one of these muffins for breakfast will keep you fuller for longer. The oatmeal in these really gives them a...
Published at The Kitchen Magpie
#ExploreABWithMe 2024 – Use my Travel Guides to Inspire Your Alberta Adventures
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Happy Summer 2024! You know what that means..  I’m back with my annual #ExploreABWithMe (Explore Alberta With Me) initiative encouraging you to embrace and explore your own backyard (Alberta)—and share about it to encourage others to do the same.  I love being a tourist in my own town (or i...
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Mermaid Water Cocktail
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Malibu-based cocktails are super popular, especially in the spring and summer months. This particular one is not only visually stunning, it’s a great-tasting cocktail as well. It’s called Mermaid Water and it’s sure to be a big hit with whomever you are sharing it with or servin...
Published at The Kitchen Magpie

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