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A new chapter in the story of Alberta
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Albertans have chosen a strong, stable majority government that will put the priorities of Albertans first – a government that shares in the very same values that built this province and our prosperity.“Today we open a new chapter in the story of Alberta. From our earliest days, Albertans have wo...
Published at Government of Alberta
'15 NLL Playoffs: Rush vs. Rock for Champion's Cup Finals
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After three intense weeks of exhilarating NLL Playoffs action, the 2015 Champion's Cup Finals are set as the East Division champion Toronto Rock face off with the West Division champs in the Edmonton Rush for a matchup of the National Lacrosse League's top two seeds from the regular season.The fu...
Published at Edmonton Rush
Fan Day is Saturday
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11 a.m. - 1 p.m. New location: Fuhr Sports Park, 211 Jennifer Heil Way, Spruce Grove Eskimos Fan Day is a FREE, fun-filled day of entertainment for the whole family that features a Green and Gold prac...
Published at Edmonton Eskimos
RUSH TO THE CUP: EDMONTON TOPS CALGARY TO WIN THE WEST
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After dropping Game 2 of the West Finals 12-9, the Edmonton Rush surged in the 10-minute tiebreaker Game 3 with a 4-1 win over the Calgary Roughnecks in front of 12,785 fans at Scotiabank Saddledome on Saturday night. With the win, the Rush will advance to the Champion's Cup Finals for the second...
Published at Edmonton Rush
Three suspicious vehicle fires in 48 hours
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The Edmonton Police Service is investigating three separate incidents of suspicious vehicle fires that occurred over the past 48 hours. Southeast Division is investigating the following:  No injuries have been reported. Investigators believe these fires were deliberately set and are working with ...
Published at Edmonton Police Service
EPS investigating second motorcycle fatality in 2015
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The Edmonton Police Service is investigating the second motorcycle fatality in 2015.On Thursday, May 21 at approximately 10:30 p.m., police responded to a serious injury collision between a motorcycle and a pick-up truck in the area of Princess Elizabeth Avenue and 106 Street. It is reported that...
Published at Edmonton Police Service
Premier Designate Notley saddened by death of pilot
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“I am deeply saddened to learn of the death of a pilot whose plane crashed while fighting a wildland fire near Cold Lake.“On behalf of the Government of Alberta and all Albertans, I offer my deepest sympathies to the family, friends and colleagues of the pilot who lost his life protecting our pro...
Published at Government of Alberta
Police warn online shoppers following stolen property investigation
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The Edmonton Police Service is warning the public to be mindful when shopping online following an investigation into stolen electronics for sale on Kijiji.On May 19, 2015, Edmonton Police Service officers were conducting proactive searches for stolen property on Kijiji and located advertisements ...
Published at Edmonton Police Service
Police respond to collision, find bullet holes in vehicle
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The Edmonton Police Service is investigating a gun complaint after responding to a call for service regarding a collision in northeast yesterday.On Thursday, May 21, 2015 police responded to a two vehicle collision in the area of 97 Street and Griesbach Road just before 9 p.m. Upon arrival to the...
Published at Edmonton Police Service
Groat Road closed this weekend and evenings next week
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Groat Road will be closed to traffic between 107 Avenue and River Valley Road this weekend and evenings next week. The closures are necessary as crews complete work associated with the re-installation of girders on the 102 Avenue Bridge Replacement Project. From 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 22 until 3 a...
Published at City of Edmonton
Football 101 Registration Now Open
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Football 301 Ok, so you've graduated from Football 101 and breezed through Football 201 - you're ready for the most advanced course yet: Football 301. Head back to the field for advanced interacti...
Published at Edmonton Eskimos
Property tax time is here
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Property tax time is here
property owners to start receiving 2015 tax bills Edmonton property owners can expect to receive their 2015 property tax notices in the mail in the next few days. “I’d like to remind property owners to ensure they have their payment in to the City by June 30, the deadline date for pay...
Published at City of Edmonton
Ontario firefighters answer Alberta’s call
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Current dry conditions in Alberta have increased the wildfire hazard to the point where more firefighters are needed to assist with current wildfires and respond to potential new wildfires.Alberta’s wildfire hazard is continually monitored. More firefighters can be requested very quickly when req...
Published at Government of Alberta
The ice cores cometh
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The ice cores cometh
Glaciologist Martin Sharp talks about why the University of Alberta's acquisition of Canada's ice core collection is so important for researchers looking at the past, present and future of climate change. (Edmonton) In a classic episode of the hit TV series TheX-Files, Scully and Mul...
Published at University of Alberta ExpressNews
Freebies and Exclusive Deals
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... Just for being a season seat holder.
Published at Edmonton Eskimos
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