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Memorial grows for Alberta boy who fell through ice in Airdrie

A growing memorial of stuffed animals, cards and flowers sits on a walking bridge in Airdrie, a small suburb of Calgary. It’s a place for the community to gather and mourn the sudden loss of a six-year-old boy. 415 more words

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4 Hidden Dangers Of Winter That Can Kill You

Written by: Robin Marri Miller

Even for the seasoned outdoorist, it’s good to review wintertime safety protocols so that they are fresh in your mind. 769 more words

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6-year-old boy dies, brother in hospital after falling through ice in Airdrie

UPDATE: Memorial grows for Alberta boy who fell through ice in Airdrie

A six-year-old boy has died and his older brother is in hospital after the two fell through the ice in Airdrie Monday afternoon. 539 more words

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Elderly Couple Died Of Hypothermia In West Pullman Home

CHICAGO (CBS) — An elderly couple that was found dead on Friday in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South died of hypothermia, according to authorities. 96 more words

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Missing Chicago Man Found Dead In Lake In The Hills

CHICAGO (CBS) — The body of a missing Chicago man was found Monday in northwest suburban Lake in the Hills.

At 3:38 p.m., a construction worker called 911 and reported that he had found the body of an adult lying in the mud in the 8000 block of South Route 31, according to Lake in the Hills police. 146 more words

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Help people with Alzheimer’s stay safe in cold weather

As winter weather heads our way, be prepared to help people with Alzheimer’s stay safe in cold weather. Make sure the person has the following supplies available: 43 more words

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Extreme cold warnings dropped across Alberta

Extreme cold warnings that were issued for much of northern Alberta Monday morning were dropped by Environment Canada Tuesday morning.

The warning blanketed much of northern Alberta Monday, apart from the northwestern portion of the province. 200 more words

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