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Former doctor and video game founder brings wealth of experience to Allard Chair in Business

Dr. Ray Muzyka, 48, is always searching for opportunities to provide mentorship. As MacEwan University’s Allard Chair in Business for 2017, the founder and CEO of ThresholdImpact inspires business students with his story of going from medicine to video games (as the co-founder of BioWare) to social entrepreneurship and impact investing. 660 more words

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Local Business Spotlight: Good Day Sunshine

It’s no secret that I love downtown Conway, SC.  Conway’s Downtown Alive is constantly hosting events to promote local businesses, such as the Conway Wine Around (my favorite event, obviously) where local businesses give out samples of wine, while patrons browse the stores and learn about the owners.   446 more words

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Photo Challenge #112

“06880” readers really know their onions.

Well, their coal, anyway.

Last week’s photo challenge showed an old coal bin, on a couple of yards of rail track. 174 more words

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Enbridge cleaning up pipeline leak of 200, 000 litres of oil condensate in Strathcona County

Enbridge is cleaning up a pipeline leak of 200,000 litres of oil condensate in Strathcona County.

The leak, released from line 2A near Anthony Henday Drive and 92 Avenue, happened 3 p.m. 405 more words

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Getting Back to Business As Usual in Gatlinburg

This post is going to focus on reminding people that, in fact, Gatlinburg is open for business. I have heard many people on social media being under the impression that it was completely burned to the ground. 681 more words

Future of Mitsubishi Hitachi plant uncertain after sale to U.S. financial company

Four months after shuttering its Saskatoon-based manufacturing division and laying off most of its employees in the city, Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Canada Ltd. (MHPSC) has sold its sprawling 58th Street East facility — but the plant’s future remains uncertain. 372 more words

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Double L's Secret Llibrarian

For over 3 decades, Westporters have known — and loved — the Double L Farm Stand. Lloyd Allen’s Post Road spot is the place for locally grown fruit and veggies, grass-fed beef, banter and community. 98 more words

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