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Quality of life between Canadian provinces differ despite UN ranking: report

OTTAWA – Canada sits on an enviable top-10 perch when it comes to quality of life around the world, but a new analysis points to significant disparity among its provinces and territories. 405 more words

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Quintessential #Summer Foods #AlbertaEvents and a #recipe that might surprise you - my @AlbertaatNoon column for July

I’ll be on CBC Radio’s Alberta at Noon tomorrow (July 28, 2016 – 99.1 FM) between 1230 and 1 p.m. talking about quintessential summer foods. What’s your must-have summer food?  1,174 more words

Alberta At Noon

Severe thunderstorm watch ended for Edmonton, continues for Spruce Grove

Environment Canada dropped its severe thunderstorm watch for Edmonton, St. Albert and Sherwood Park shortly before 8 p.m. Wednesday.

A watch remains in effect for Spruce Grove, Stony Plain, Morinville, Devon, Drayton Valley and Red Deer. 16 more words

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*NEW AUDIO* BGK Feat. Young Stitch - Put On

Edmonton, ON artist BGK unleashes a monstrosity of a display of lyricism alongside Young Stitch on Put On. Produced by Kid Flash, BGK and Young Stitch trade verses that will definitely take more than one play through to catch everything said. 53 more words

Alberta government watching Ontario's latest opioid strategy

The Alberta government isn’t ruling out following Ontario’s lead in taking high-dosage painkillers off the province’s drug benefit list as it grapples with what has been described as a crisis around opioid abuse. 602 more words

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Picture of the Week

On occasion accessing our target areas is simply not possible by truck, ATV, or foot.  At least, not in a timely manner!  So bring in the helicopters!   32 more words

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As Sylvan Lake gets noisier, residents are determined to gain a bit of quiet

Sylvan Lake residents campaigning to stop noise pollution in the central Alberta resort town say decades of hullabaloo have reached an unbearable level.

“Everybody should be able to enjoy (the lake) without a very noisy boat going by and rattling your brains,” said the chairman of the Sylvan Lake Quiet Enjoyment Initiative (QEI), Kent Lyle. 378 more words

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