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Six more medals for swim teams
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Six more medals for swim teams
Joe Byram, Josiah Binnema and Nick Kostiuk all collected their second individual medals of the conference meet, while Evan Letkeman picked up his first individual medal, and both U of A 400m free-style relay teams medaled as well. Byram won the 200m backstroke event on Saturday, Kostiuk earned si...
Published at University of Alberta Athletics
Pandas go cold against Dinos
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Pandas go cold against Dinos
Coming into the weekend Alberta boasted the most productive offence in CIS women’s hockey, but despite firing 18 shots on net they could only get one goal past Calgary goalie Hayley Dowling. Fourth-year forward Lindsey Cunningham picked up her sixth goal of the season for Alberta when she scored ...
Published at University of Alberta Athletics
Pandas win Huskie Open and Bears finish 2nd
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Pandas win Huskie Open and Bears finish 2nd
Five Pandas picked up medals at the event, while six Golden Bears claimed a podium spot as well. Leading the way for the Pandas was Cholena Horne (59 kg) and Marlen Figueroa (82 kg), who both claimed gold medals, while Dylan Williams (67 kg), Mike Asselstine (65 kg) and Daniel Oloumi (120 kg) fin...
Published at University of Alberta Athletics
Police investigating shooting in West Division
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At approximately 5 a.m. this morning (Nov. 22, 2014) West Division officers were called to a home at 133 Street and 155 Avenue, after a report of a shooting. It was determined that the incident occurred in a home nearby and the complainant went to a neighbour for help. The suspect had fled the ar...
Published at Edmonton Police Service
Collision in west Edmonton kills 27-year-old man
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The Edmonton Police Service is investigating a fatal collision that occurred in west Edmonton early this morning that left a 27-year-old man dead.It was reported that at approximately 4:30 a.m. (Nov. 22, 2014), a westbound Pontiac Grand Prix was travelling at a high rate of speed when it entered ...
Published at Edmonton Police Service
Depth Chart
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Pre-Season Depth Charts and Rosters Week A   DOWNLOAD   June 13, 2014  vs BC Lions Week B   DOWNLOAD   June 20, 2014  @ Saskatchewan Roughriders Re...
Published at Edmonton Eskimos
Griffins use strong service game to sweep Huskies
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For the first time this season the MacEwan University Griffins didn’t treat their fans to a fifth set as they knocked off the University of Saskatchewan Huskies 3-1 (25-18, 19-25, 25-18, 25-16) Saturday evening at City Center Gymnasium. The Griffins took a competitive first in large part to a lat...
Published at Grant MacEwan University
Bears and Pandas in 3rd after Day 1
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Bears and Pandas in 3rd after Day 1
The U of A picked up individual medals from Joe Byram (gold, 50m backstroke), Camille Barr (silver, 50m backstroke), Nick Kostiuk (silver, 50m breaststroke) and Josiah Binnema (bronze, 50m butterfly), as well as bronze medals in the women's and men's 800m free-style relays. Christine Kemp, Lariss...
Published at University of Alberta Athletics
RECAP: Devils 2, Oilers 0
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RECAP: Devils 2, Oilers 0
With 2:30 remaining in the first period, Adam Henrique took a turnover the other way for a shorthanded breakaway. His shot went wide and kept the game scoreless after one.The Oilers doubled up the Devils in shots through 20 minutes, 8-4.“I thought we had a great start,” Oilers winger Jordan Eberl...
Published at Edmonton Oilers
Pandas win in double OT
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Pandas win in double OT
Pandas hockey CALGARY- The University of Calgary Dinos lost a nailbiter 3-2, to the No. 3 University of Alberta Pandas in double overtime on Friday evening, Nov. 21 at the Father David Bauer Arena.A history-driven rivalry was driven even deeper in tonight’s game. Losing i...
Published at University of Alberta Athletics
Bears swept in Battle of Alberta
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Bears swept in Battle of Alberta
Jamie Crooks EDMONTON – For the second-straight night, the No.1 University of Alberta Golden Bears came up short against their provincial rivals, the No.7 University of Calgary Dinos, taking a 2-1 loss Friday night at Clare Drake Arena.Former Kootenay Ice Kevin King score...
Published at University of Alberta Athletics
ConocoPhilips Canada rocks UAlberta science and engineering students
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ConocoPhilips Canada rocks UAlberta science and engineering students
Ken Lueers, '85 BSc (left), president of ConocoPhillips Canada, reunites with his former professor, Brian Jones of the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, during a Nov. 21 visit to the campus lab named in recognition of the company's ongoing support of the faculties of science and engin...
Published at University of Alberta ExpressNews
Sketch released to identify suspect in alleged sexual assault
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Sketch released to identify suspect in alleged sexual assault
The Edmonton Police Service is releasing a composite sketch to the public to help identify a suspect in an alleged sexual assault that occurred in downtown Edmonton in September 2014.On Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, Downtown Division officers responded to a reported sexual assault at approximately 1:30...
Published at Edmonton Police Service
Land deal clears the way for affordable housing in Fort McMurray
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The Government of Alberta has completed a deal to purchase the federal government’s interest in the four-acre Willow Square site near downtown Fort McMurray. The province will transfer the land to the Wood Buffalo Housing and Development Corporation to develop a wide range of housing options to m...
Published at Government of Alberta
How the B*ke Will They Look?
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How the B*ke Will They Look?
The City of Edmonton invites citizens to attend public workshops to review and provide feedback on the design options for the 102 Avenue and the 83 Avenue bike routes. 102 Avenue Bike Route Monday, November 24, 2014 4:30 – 8:30 p.m. Robertson Wesley United Church 10209 – 123 Street Pr...
Published at City of Edmonton
CORRECTED PSA - Share your views about annexation online
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CORRECTED PSA - Share your views about annexation online
Share your views about annexation online The City of Edmonton recently held three open houses about the proposed annexation of lands in Leduc County. Over 250 citizens from Edmonton and the Region attended the open houses, shared comments and asked questions. The City of Edmonton would like to th...
Published at City of Edmonton
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