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The best thing about life in Greenland

What is the best thing about life in Greenland?

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I bet you expected a picture of a breathtakingly beautiful fjord with a mirror-like sea and northern lights floating overhead, didn’t you? 1,268 more words


Beebe Hill Fire Tower and Lean To

Last weekend my husband surprised me by suggesting that he would be open to going camping for one night over the weekend.  I was thrilled!  I’ve been suggesting (read: nagging) for a long time that we go camping together.   1,019 more words

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'It's disheartening': Quantity, quality of crops in question as early snowfall blankets Alta. farms

Farmers who had been hoping for warmer weather got a huge disappointment last Friday as 10 cm of snow covered the area in and around the Capital Region. 488 more words


Edmonton-area mayors approve growth plan

The mayors and reeves of the Capital Regional Board have voted, 22-2 to adopt a growth plan for the entire greater metro Edmonton region that calls for higher housing density targets. 572 more words


Don't Forget To Look

Up here in the Capital Region area of New York State,  an odd thing is occurring it’s called Autumn, or as some people like to simply call it Fall. 157 more words


Reblog: Edmonton Musicians Rock Around the Clock to Raise Money For Cancer Patients

Residents of the Capital Region like to test the limits of their endurance. We’re home to the world’s longest hockey game (250 hours), the world’s longest baseball game (72-plus hours) and quite possibly, the world’s slowest LRT line.

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Paula Simons: After 26 years, Anthony Henday ring road finally comes full circle

Edmonton, we’ve come full circle.

Twenty-six years after construction began on Anthony Henday Drive, our regional ring road is finally complete.

Saturday afternoon, the final 27-km leg of the road, the northeast segment connecting Manning Drive with Whitemud Drive, will open for traffic. 1,082 more words

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