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Top ranked Pandas sweep second ranked Spartans
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Top ranked Pandas sweep second ranked Spartans
Alberta improves to 5-1 on the season, the No.2 ranked Spartans fall to 3-3.The Pandas were the dominant team from the get-go, as they won the opening set 25-10, but they had to hold off a resilient Spartans team in the third set. The home side also owned their visitors from the service line, as ...
Published at University of Alberta Athletics
Missing senior found safe and unharmed
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A 70-year-old female diagnosed with schizophrenia who went missing Friday evening has been located safe and unharmed.Georgina Meade was located by police in the downtown area this morning, disoriented but otherwise unharmed. Police returned the woman to her senior’s residence around noon today. M...
Published at Edmonton Police Service
Dinos strike quick, but Pandas move on to Final Four
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Dinos strike quick, but Pandas move on to Final Four
Despite another quick start by the University of Calgary Dinos, the University of Alberta Pandas came back against their provincial rivals to move on to the Canada West Final Four, taking a 2-1 decision in today's Canada West quarter-final, Saturday afternoon at Foote Field.Sophomore midfielder K...
Published at University of Alberta Athletics
Edmonton man succumbs to injuries from Oct. 5th hit-and-run collision
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A 46-year-old man has died, following injuries sustained during an Oct. 5th hit-and-run collision on Rabbit Hill Road in Southwest Edmonton. The male was struck by a vehicle travelling northbound on Rabbit Hill Road at approximately 9:30 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, while walking from the sou...
Published at Edmonton Police Service
missingwomanmeade
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missingwomanmeade
The Edmonton Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a 70-year-old female diagnosed with schizophrenia, who went missing Friday evening. Georgina Meade, 70, (see photo below) was last seen leaving her senior’s residence near 9536 103 Ave. in downtown Edmonton...
Published at Edmonton Police Service
Police investigate fatal collision involving female pedestrian on south side
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The Edmonton Police Service Major Collision Investigation Unit is investigating a fatal collision involving a female senior citizen in southeast Edmonton Friday evening. Southeast Division patrol members responded to 71 Street and 86 Avenue, at approximately 9:15 p.m. last night, Friday, Oct....
Published at Edmonton Police Service
Pandas protect 3-2 win
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Pandas protect 3-2 win
With the win Alberta improves to 5-2-0 on the season, and is now tied for first place in Canada West with the Calgary Dinos, while Mount Royal drops to 1-5-1 on the year.Jessica Sekulic, Lindsey Cunningham and Jessica Kampjes scored for the Pandas, while third-year goaltender Lindsey Post made 10...
Published at University of Alberta Athletics
Telford Lake remains closed to the public for another week
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As a precautionary safety measure, the City of Leduc is continuing to advise residents and visitors to refrain from entering Telford Lake. Initial tests indicated that ethylene glycol was present in water near a storm sewer outfall, but the chemical was non-detectable...
Published at City of Leduc
Inclusive Education Advisory Committee Vacancy
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Inclusive Education Advisory Committee Vacancy
We need the support of parents and external partners with a strong interest in special education to help us build the inclusive education system we envision for our school district. Apply for a vacant position on the Inclusive Education Parent and Community Advisory Committee before November 29, ...
Published at Edmonton Public Schools
Turning the page on READ IN Week 2014
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Turning the page on READ IN Week 2014
This year we cracked open our favourite books to celebrate 25 years of READ IN Week.Thanks to everyone who took the time out of their hectic schedules to visit our schools and share their love of reading with students! Our schools welcomed many guests during READ IN Week 2014, including:For us, t...
Published at Edmonton Public Schools
Capital Power reports third quarter 2014 results
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Capital Power reports third quarter 2014 results
​EDMONTON, Alberta – Capital Power Corporation (Capital Power, or the Company) (TSX: CPX) today released its financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2014.Normalized earnings attributable to common shareholders in the third quarter of 2014, after adjusting for o...
Published at Capital Power
City releases proposed Drainage and Waste Utilities budgets
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The proposed 2015 budgets for the City of Edmonton’s two utilities - Waste Management Services and Drainage Services - have been posted online at edmonton.ca/budget2015. The Utilities’ budgets address the operational and capital costs for running the two utilities. Waste and Drainage ...
Published at City of Edmonton
CFL to honour fallen Canadian heroes
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The Canadian Football League and its teams will pay special tribute this weekend to the Canadian heroes who lost their lives this week in separate attacks on home soil.
Published at Edmonton Eskimos
Bike Route Meetings Moved to November
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Bike Route Meetings Moved to November
The 102 Avenue and 83 Avenue Bike Route public meetings have been rescheduled from October 29 and 30 to the end of November. New Meeting Dates 102 Avenue Bike Route Date: Monday, November 24, 2014 Time: 4:30 – 8:30 p.m. *presentations at 5 and 7 p.m. Location: Robertson-Wesle...
Published at City of Edmonton
A “Spook-tacular” time awaits at the Edmonton Valley Zoo
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A “Spook-tacular” time awaits at the Edmonton Valley Zoo
A "Spook-tacular" time awaits at the Edmonton Valley Zoo Don’t be afraid to Get Closer to slimy snakes, ferocious tigers or howling wolves. The Edmonton Valley Zoo’s bone-chilling, family friendly annual Halloween extravaganza is the perfect chance to check out the wonders of the anim...
Published at City of Edmonton
Canadian Finals Rodeo, Farmfair International and Rodeo Week Kickoff
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On October 23, Northlands kicked off the 41st Annual Canadian Finals Rodeo and Farmfair International as well as the inaugural Rodeo Week at Cook County Saloon with special guests Hey Romeo, Miss Rodeo Canada 2015 contestants and 2014 CFR competitors. Rodeo Week is set to bring the best of the we...
Published at Northlands
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