Calgary hospitals triggered specialized “overcapacity protocols” far more often in late 2014 than in prior months, show newly released documents obtained by the Alberta NDP. 100 more words
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CALGARY — Curling took a page from hockey’s playbook at the Tim Hortons Brier.
It wasn’t a slash or a trip, but rather a curling version of a friendly lovetap — and naturally with a broom instead of a hockey stick. 193 more words
The Calgary Stampeders have announced that quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell has had his contract extended until 2018.
In a post on the CFL team’s website on Wednesday, Stampeders head coach and general manager, John Hufnagel, said he was “pleased to announce” that the import quarterback from Katy TX will be with the team until 2018. 107 more words
Seven years after undertaking the 10 Year Plan to End Homelessness, the Calgary Homeless Foundation (CHF) launched a major update to its strategy Tuesday that aims to reduce the length of shelter stays, “stabilize” thousands of households at risk of homelessness, and house “100 per cent” of the city’s chronically and episodically homeless people by 2018. 261 more words
Police are investigating after a man was stabbed at city hall LRT station early Tuesday.
Police responded to a call just before 5 a.m., after the victim used the emergency call box at the station to report the attack. 66 more words
Slumping oil prices, reduced capital expenditures in the oil and gas industry and muted job growth will lead to a slower pace of construction in the new home sector in the Calgary region this year, according to a forecast from Altus Group. 220 more words