Calgary Transit won’t ban headphones near train stations anytime soon, but officials are keeping an eye on other jurisdictions attempting to prohibit pedestrians from wearing noise-cancelling devices. 453 more words
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Alberta’s long recession appears to have ended, but the provincial government will continue to borrow billions of dollars to cover expenses this year and next despite increasing revenues and calls to reduce the deficit. 641 more words
Five people safely evacuated a southwest Calgary home when a fire broke out in the basement of the structure Wednesday evening.
Calgary Fire Department spokesperson Carol Henke said firefighters responded to a 911 call in the 7100 block of Elbow Dr. 263 more words
The number of patients in Calgary emergency rooms waiting for a hospital bed has tripled over three years, says a senior Alberta Health Services official. 568 more words
Const. Robert Cumming didn’t follow police protocol when he took home a seized backpack containing two baggies of marijuana, a senior officer testified Wednesday.
Det. Timothy Fitzgibbon said Cumming should have requested a case number after an undercover officer, posing as a concerned citizen, handed him a backpack while he was on patrol. 384 more words
The city has reached a collective bargaining agreement with the firefighters’ union, marking the first time in two decades a deal has been reached between the parties without arbitration. 320 more words