Giant farm equipment tires got the wheels turning for Alberta farmer-turned-inventor

To invent, as Thomas Edison once said, you just need a good imagination and a pile of junk. For Alberta…

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‘Harrowing’ Cache Creek mudslides force dozens out of their homes

Mudslides along Highway 99 have forced 24 people from the Bonaparte Indian Band out of their homes and at least…

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‘I wish Canada had protected him’: friends mourn man who died while being deported

Members of the Calgary church Bolante Idowu Alo attended clasped hands and lowered their heads at a Sunday service in remembrance of their…

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Edmonton’s Cariwest festival lives it up on roomy legislature grounds

Edmonton festivals are taking advantage of the relocated site at the Alberta legislature grounds this year, prompting many to compare the…

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Hitchhiker stabbed, robbed between Red Deer and Lacombe, RCMP say

RCMP say a 26-year-old man was stabbed and robbed after he was picked up around Highway 2 and Highway 11A on Saturday. The…

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Federal government won’t decriminalize other drugs besides cannabis

The federal government says it is not interested in decriminalizing any drugs beyond marijuana, despite calls from Canada’s two largest…

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City approves 9 pot shop permits of 180 applications — so far

Less than three months before marijuana is legal in Canada, the city of Edmonton has approved only a handful of…

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‘Why did you do this?’: Muslim man reels after being attacked while walking home from Saskatoon mosque

Abu Sheikh says he has a simple question for the driver who tried to run him over on the sidewalk. …

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Calgary MLA Prab Gill resigns from UCP caucus after investigation into ballot stuffing allegations

Calgary-Greenway MLA Prab Gill has resigned from the United Conservative Party caucus, saying he doesn’t agree with the findings of an investigation into allegations…

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Missing Quebec toddler found safe after exhaustive police search

A two-year-old boy has been found safe and sound after having wandered away from his home in Dundee, Quebec Saturday…

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