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Manmeet Singh Bhullar Park officially opens in Calgary | CBC
CBC | October 20, 2018
Three years after he was killed in a tragic accident while helping others in need, Manmeet Singh Bhullar Park was officially opened on Saturday.
Roughriders rebound with win over Stampeders | CBC
CBC | October 20, 2018
The Saskatchewan Roughriders recovered their offence in a 29-24 win over the host Calgary Stampeders on Saturday.
Military Museums honour Sikhs connected with Canada's military | CBC
CBC | October 20, 2018
The Military Museums in Calgary have a new exhibit focusing on Sikhs and their connection to the military from a Canadian perspective.
Historic airplane makes journey from High River to museum in Nanton | CBC
CBC | October 20, 2018
The Cessna Crane — with a nearly 13-metre wingspan — was loaded onto a flatbed truck in High River and driven south to Nanton, having been donated to the museum by an Alberta family.
Good Life Community Bicycle Shop to close down after a decade | CBC
CBC | October 20, 2018
After a decade of teaching people how to repair and take care of their bicycles, Good Life Community Bike Shop is shutting down.
Witnesses sought after man shot at party near Sundre, Alta. | CBC
CBC | October 20, 2018
A man told police he was at a bonfire party near the Red Deer River with about 15 to 20 other people when he was shot.
Julie Van Rosendaal cooks up munchies for your cannabis cravings | CBC
CBC | October 20, 2018
There has been a lot of talk about new cannabis legislation coming into effect this week, and its ability to trigger the munchies.
Police investigate random assault in southwest Calgary | CTV News
CTV News | October 20, 2018
Calgary police are looking for suspects in connection with the random assault of a man that took place early Saturday morning.
Unburied fetuses, other bodies found in second funeral home | CTV News
CTV News | October 20, 2018
Police have removed the remains of 63 fetuses from a Detroit funeral home in a widening investigation of alleged improprieties at local funeral homes.
Detroit police find 63 fetuses in funeral home amid probe | CTV News
CTV News | October 20, 2018
Police removed the remains of 63 fetuses from a Detroit funeral home and regulators shuttered the business amid a widening investigation of alleged improprieties at local funeral homes.
'It's a mess': Pot shop owners say Alberta is running out of weed | CBC
CBC | October 20, 2018
After four days of lineups at pot shops across the province, some store owners say there's not enough weed left to keep their doors open and they're struggling to order more.
Ski jumps at Canada Olympic Park scheduled to be torn down | CTV News
CTV News | October 20, 2018
One of the legacy pieces from the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary is set to be removed in just over a week but a group aiming to save the structures hope a new Olympic bid will change those plans.
Calgary names public park to honour late Alberta MLA Manmeet Bhullar | CTV News
CTV News | October 20, 2018
A greenspace in northeast Calgary will now bear the name of an Alberta politician who was killed in a tragic roadside crash in November 2015.
Four people escape house fire in Scenic Acres | CTV News
CTV News | October 20, 2018
The Calgary Fire Department says that a functional smoke alarm is being credited with saving a family of four when their northwest home caught fire late Friday night.
Icelandair flight makes emergency landing in Quebec due to cracked window | CTV News
CTV News | October 20, 2018
An Icelandair flight made an emergency landing in Quebec late Friday night after passengers were told a cockpit window had cracked.
Caravan at Mexico-Guatemala border shrinks as migrants cross | CTV News
CTV News | October 20, 2018
A standoff between thousands of Central American migrants trying to reach the United States and Mexican police stretched through the night with some migrants hanging from the closed border gate wailing "there are children here" while others slept on the crowded bridge linking Guatemala to Mexico.
Health officials investigate salmonella outbreak in 5 provinces | CBC
CBC | October 20, 2018
Public health officials in five provinces are investigating a salmonella outbreak that has affected 45 individuals, some of whom ate cucumbers, although other sources are being investigated.
Zac Rinaldo gets winner as Predators outlast Flames | CBC
CBC | October 20, 2018
Zac Rinaldo's first goal of the season in the third period was the game-winner on Friday night as the Nashville Predators beat the Calgary Flames 5-3.
Debt a bigger issue than the carbon tax, Alberta Party leader says | CBC
CBC | October 20, 2018
Alberta Party Leader Stephen Mandel says he doesn't understand why the United Conservative Party has turned the carbon tax into such a huge issue when debt will hurt the province more.
From Highway 1 to Madison Square Garden: Alberta trumpet soloist to play the Big Apple | CBC
CBC | October 20, 2018
Jens Lindemann will play both the Canadian and U.S. national anthems ahead of Sunday’s game between the New York Rangers and Calgary Flames.
She Leads Economic Council to offer advice to governments | CBC
CBC | October 20, 2018
The group has asked to speak to a number of politicians, including Alberta Premier Rachel Notley, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, and federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau.
1 dead after fiery car crash west of Calgary | CBC
CBC | October 19, 2018
A boy in his mid-teens was thrown a distance from the vehicle and was taken to hospital. A second person died in the vehicle, which caught fire.
Woman taken to hospital after early-morning assault | CBC
CBC | October 19, 2018
Paramedics transported the woman from a southwest Calgary home in serious, but stable condition.
3-year-old dies after being hit by car in northeast Calgary | CBC
CBC | October 19, 2018
Police say the incident took place around 8:40 a.m. in the 1800 block of Valleyview Road N.E.
Calgary Police Association files grievance over cannabis ban for officers | CBC
CBC | October 19, 2018
Current rules prohibit Calgary police officers from consuming marijuana, even when they're not on duty.
Patients of low-cost Calgary fertility clinic call for better oversight | CBC
CBC | October 19, 2018
More couples are coming forward with stories of delays and disappointment at Effortless IVF, a low-cost private fertility clinic in Calgary. They're calling for tougher regulations.
Bowfort interchange public art project won't be completed, says city | CBC
CBC | October 19, 2018
Plans for public art at the Bowfort interchange were paid for, but more than a year after the piece was partially unveiled, CBC Calgary has learned it will never be completed.
Calgary companies hiring again, but mostly for temporary jobs, recruitment expert says | CBC
CBC | October 19, 2018
There are clear signs that the economy in Calgary is starting to pick up again, according to the head of a staffing and recruitment company.
Calgary artists seek intersection of art and politics with Know the Rules, Win the Game | CBC
CBC | October 19, 2018
Politics is often referred to as a blood sport but two Calgary artists present it more as a dance in their performance.
Monsanto Canada moving its head office to Calgary | CBC
CBC | October 19, 2018
The future for employees at Monsanto’s Canadian head office in Winnipeg is up in the air after the company’s new owners announced plans to move the operation to Calgary this week.
String of break-ins has Calgary police looking for public's help | CBC
CBC | October 19, 2018
It's believed the suspects are responsible for break-ins over a three week period in Panorama Hills in the city's northwest and in the southwest communities of Canyon Meadows and Evergreen Estates.
Harassment trial ends with guilty verdict for Calgary millionaire | CBC
CBC | October 19, 2018
Jurors have found Ken Carter, a Calgary millionaire accused of paying more than $800,000 to discredit and harass his ex-girlfriend in a custody battle, guilty on charges of criminal harassment.
'Mom, I'm in trouble': Grande Prairie woman faces decade in Thai prison | CBC
CBC | October 19, 2018
One of two tourists charged with vandalism for spray painting graffiti on an ancient red-brick wall in northern Thailand is from Grande Prairie, Alta.
Province to pump $4.5M more into services for crime victims | CBC
CBC | October 19, 2018
The spending will go toward victim service units run by the municipal police forces across Alberta, and boost support for domestic violence survivors this year and for the next three fiscal years.
Alberta beer week kicks off with a taste of Unity | CBC
CBC | October 19, 2018
50 Alberta craft brewers have teamed up to create a new brew to celebrate Alberta Beer Week and to raise a little money for the province's micro brewers.
Stabbing victim in life threatening condition, police surround home in Montgomery | CTV News
CTV News | October 19, 2018
One person, age and gender not confirmed, has been transported to hospital in life threatening condition following a stabbing attack in a northwest neighbourhood.
Canadian faces 10-year term for spray painting ancient Thai wall | CTV News
CTV News | October 19, 2018
A Briton and Canadian face up to 10 years in prison on charges of spraying paint on an ancient wall in northern Thailand, police said Friday.
Study of U.S. hospital figures links pot use with increased risk of stroke | CTV News
CTV News | October 19, 2018
New research is being presented at a conference in Montreal today linking recreational cannabis use with an increased risk of stroke.
Canadian retail sales fall in August: StatsCan | CTV News
CTV News | October 19, 2018
Canadian retail trade fell by 0.1 per cent in August thanks, in part, to lower sales at gas stations and clothing and accessories stores, according to Statistics Canada.
StatsCan says consumer price index up 2.2 per cent from a year ago | CTV News
CTV News | October 19, 2018
The annual pace of inflation slowed more than expected in September as increases in the price of gasoline eased compared with August.
Europe, Japan ready spacecraft for 7-year journey to Mercury | CTV News
CTV News | October 19, 2018
Final preparations were underway Friday for the launch of a joint mission by European and Japanese space agencies to send twin probes to Mercury, the closest planet to the sun.
Suspects caught on hidden camera breaking into Calgary home | CTV News
CTV News | October 19, 2018
Calgary police are seeking the public’s help to identify a pair of suspects believed to be behind at least three recent break-ins targeting residential neighbourhoods.
'Mom I'm in trouble:' Canadian, Brit face 10 years in jail for alleged graffiti | CTV News
CTV News | October 19, 2018
The mother of a Canadian who was arrested in northern Thailand on charges of spraying paint on an ancient wall says her daughter made a drunken mistake.
Child dies following collision on northeast street | CTV News
CTV News | October 19, 2018
Calgary police are investigating after a child was struck by a vehicle in the community of Vista Heights on Friday morning.
Lethbridge man charged in violent robbery and assault | CTV News
CTV News | October 19, 2018
A male suspect is facing multiple charges in connection with a violent robbery at a Lethbridge liquor store that took place Thursday evening.
Alberta couple charged in son’s death claim they can’t afford new trial | CTV News
CTV News | October 19, 2018
The Alberta couple who won an appeal of their conviction in the death of their toddler son with the Supreme Court of Canada say they don’t have the money to pay a lawyer to defend them in their new trial.
Alberta government contributes more funds to support victims of crime | CTV News
CTV News | October 19, 2018
Groups and programs that help support residents affected by crime in Alberta will be able to do more thanks to a multi-million dollar commitment from the provincial government.
Raymond High School Comets set to take field for first time since crash injured five teammates | CTV News
CTV News | October 19, 2018
As five students from Magrath High School continue their recovery following an October 11 highway crash, their teammates on the Raymond High School Comets will take the field on Friday to play their first game since the collision.
Calgary trio found guilty of multiple offences in corruption and harassment trial | CTV News
CTV News | October 19, 2018
The jury has reached a verdict in the trial of former Calgary police officer, his wife and a local businessman who are all accused of harassing a woman in 2012.
City of Calgary inadvertently issues job offer emails to 853 recipients during system test | CTV News
CTV News | October 19, 2018
Officials with the City of Calgary have issued an apology after a test email was mistakenly sent to more than 850 inboxes during a test of a distribution system.