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So here we are 

It has been two years exactly since we landed in Calgary and started a new chapter in our lives. So much has happened since then – death, divorce, love, friendship, pain, healing… we have pretty much covered it all. 219 more words

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Braid: Treaty 7 flag rises over new era of First Nations resolve

The Treaty 7 flag was raised at Calgary City Hall on Thursday, a symbol of the growing pride and resolve of southern Alberta’s First Nations. 867 more words

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Calgarians dust off golf clubs as courses open

Last weekend, there was still four inches of snow on some of the fairways at Blue Devil Golf Club.

This weekend, there will be foursomes instead. 453 more words

Calgary

As corporations get tax breaks, many wondering why consumers are paying more

Saskatchewan’s Finance Minister Kevin Doherty is defending the Sask. Party government’s decision to reduce corporate income taxes in the 2017-18 budget.

Corporate income tax rates are scheduled to be dropping from 12 per cent to 11 per cent by 2019. 508 more words

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City exploring the potential for building a network of charging stations for e-cars

Flicking the switch on a widespread electric vehicle-charging network throughout southern Alberta could be sparked by city efforts gauging its feasibility.

On Tuesday, city officials sent out an expression of interest notice to alert companies that might be willing to set up vehicle-powering stations that would extend the range of e-vehicles and lay the groundwork for a transportation revolution. 543 more words

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Rachel Notley fights back against O'Leary comments: 'Misunderstanding of the constitution'

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says Conservative leadership hopeful Kevin O’Leary’s recent comments about her and her government show he doesn’t understand how the constitution works. 278 more words

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Tax revenue from pot sales should be invested in mental health, addictions services: advocacy group

The province should reinvest all tax revenue from the sale of legal cannabis in Alberta into addiction and mental health services, an advocacy group says. 490 more words

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