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Soar to the Summit of Sulphur Mountain in Banff, Canada 

Soar to the Summit of Sulphur Mountain in Banff, Canada! Are you afraid of heights? Well, I am, which is why I continue to challenge those fears by meeting them head on. 120 more words


Cold and Curious

Wre’re in a bitter cold spell, and our way below normal, daytime highs are a problem on grocery day. Besides the obvious of Mister and I, and the vehicle, having less enthusiasm for venturing outside or off the yard. 352 more words

Life As It Comes

Dorothy Badry is recipient of Premier’s Award of Excellence in Education, in Alberta

Dorothy Badry was honoured by the Premier’s Council on the Status of Persons with Disabilities for Alberta on December 2nd. Dorothy has been a long-time advocate, researcher and educator on the impact of FASD (and a dedicated member of the Prevention Network Action Team). 284 more words

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Edmonton man charged with sex trafficking woman through Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Alberta

EDMONTON — Police say an Edmonton man is facing a list of charges related to firearms and human trafficking for allegedly forcing a woman to work in the sex trade. 94 more words


Friday's letters: Elevate emphasis on writing in Alberta schools

Re. “NDP revamps math curriculum,” Dec. 7

While I agree that numeracy is a valuable asset, I am disappointed that educators and pundits seem less concerned about promoting the ability to write. 1,403 more words


A traffic lit landscape

When the first serious blast of winter cold rolled onto the Prairies last weekend, it caught me west of Calgary near Springbank.  The heavy clouds that introduced the snowstorm were already blocking most of the light as the sun started to rise.   29 more words


A la découverte de l'Alberta (1ère partie)

A peine quelques semaines après être revenu au Manitoba, je suis retourné en Alberta. Cette fois-ci, néanmoins, j’ai rejoint mes parents et mon frère et nous avons vu bien plus que Calgary (que vous pouvez voir… 230 more words