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Broncos remembered as SJHL playoffs resume

Hockey can be a healing game. That was clear Saturday night.

Though healing may have started for Kaelan Holt last week, it was amplified when his team stopped by the collision site of the Humboldt Broncos bus ... 

Not 'state-run media organization': City speaks to questions around launch of Lloydminster Record

The City of Lloydminster is defending its decision to start the Lloydminster Record and what is being called, “an online news source delivering the straight facts on City of Lloydminster matters.” ... 

‘Devastating’ déjà-vu for one Crutwell area wildfire evacuee

Wildfire on your doorstep, twice in two years, in two different provinces.

That is the reality for Candace and Cal Johnson. The couple evacuated Fort McMurray when a massive wildfire ... 

‘I thought I was alone in the world’: Saskatchewan sisters connect after 65 years

The last time Sharon Burant spent Christmas with her sister Darry-Ann Coles was in 1948. She was barely a year old, and her sister, three.

Alberta PC leadership hopefuls give one final push for votes

The three men vying to secure leadership of the Alberta Progressive Conservative party made one final push for delegate votes Friday during the opening night of the leadership convention. 

The day this reporter roasted

As the sweat ran down my head and my eyelids fell heavy, I started to wonder, 'why am I doing this?'.

Voter equality vital for electoral boundary review commission says interest group

With the consultation process underway in preparation for a redraw of Alberta's electoral boundaries, plenty of interest groups, local politicians and everyday civilians are making their voices heard.

Abandoned oil wells pose looming issue in province

Inactive oil and gas wells in Alberta remain a fractious problem for the province, but recent reports and responsible fossil fuel advocates have offered up solutions...

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