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More Sunshine hiking trails set to open

More trails in the Egypt Lake area, Healy Pass, Sunshine Meadows and Sunshine Village are set to open Wednesday, while Parks Canada continues to manage the Verdant Creek wildfire. 210 more words

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Calgary gangster dead after shooting near Chilliwack

A notorious Calgary gang member has been identified as the victim of a fatal shooting outside a Lower Mainland B.C. tire shop last week.

Yee Hung (Roland) Chin, 33, was shot Friday outside a Kal Tire in an industrial area of Chilliwack, say B.C. 591 more words

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'There's a need:' More than 10,000 Calgarians a month buying new $5.05 transit pass

Demand for Calgary’s new $5.05 monthly transit pass has exceeded expectations, with nearly 40,000 of the steeply discounted passes sold to Calgarians living in extreme poverty during the program’s first three months. 685 more words

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Three businesses making a difference in the lives of Calgarians

BDC helps entrepreneurs find success

Few people in Calgary know just how challenging the recent economic downturn was for entrepreneurs. But Michael Selci does.

As the senior vice-president of BDC’s Prairie region, he’s been working closely with Calgary small- and medium-sized businesses to help them weather the storm wrought by low oil prices over the past couple of years. 1,175 more words


Best Wedding Photographers in Calgary - photographing weddings in Calgary during the Stampede

Top wedding photographers in Calgary understand why couples might want to get married during the Calgary Stampede.  It’s called “The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth” for a reason and couples who are having lots of family and friends coming to town for their wedding want to show off all that their home city has to offer.  438 more words


Police laying fewer pot possession charges in Calgary: Statistics Canada

Police are laying fewer charges for possession of marijuana in a trend that accelerated in Alberta last year, particularly in Calgary.

Alberta saw a 25 per cent drop in the rate of criminal marijuana possession in 2016 from the previous year, led in part by significant declines in Calgary for the fifth consecutive year. 439 more words