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Do you have room for Juniper?

Do you have room for Juniper?

Poor Juniper.  Shes one of the longest staying residents at the Animal Services Centre shes been calling the facility home for five months now.   Continue Reading

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One man injured when retaining wall collapses

One man injured when retaining wall collapses

The Calgary Fire Department was called to a report of a structural collapse in the 2200 block of 28 Ave S.W., on Monday at about 10 a.m. Continue Reading

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Calgary man charged with arson after torching own home

Calgary man charged with arson after torching own home

21-year old Mark Jeremy Abbott has been charged by the Calgary Police with arson in connection with a recent fire at a house in the 700 block of 14 Ave S.W. Continue Reading

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Canadians feel “moral imperative” to fix health care system

Canadians feel moral imperative to fix health care system

According to the Canadian Medical Association’s Voices into Action: Report on the National Dialogue on Health Care Transformation report, the Canadian public recognizes he health system does not work as well as it should and needs to be fixed.

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4 masked men break into home and assault 67 year-old resident

4 masked men break into home and assault 67 year-old resident

The Calgary Police were called to a home in the neighbourhood of Whitehorn early on Monday morning after a complaint of a home invasion at the residence. Continue Reading

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CBSA agents catch man attempting to smuggle guns into Canada

CBSA agents catch man attempting to smuggle guns into Canada

A 48-year old Canadian man has been caught at the border crossing at Carway Alberta attempting to smuggle into Canada firearms, magazine clips and a silencer. Continue Reading

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New website makes City Hall more online accessible

New website makes City Hall more online accessible

The City of Calgary is moving towards eGovernment, making more services and information available online.  To accommodate this, the City has updated its website, making it a search-based site which allows Calgarians to type in keywords into the site to find relevant information. Continue Reading

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Construction closes 52 St S.E. in South Foothills Industrial area

Construction closes 52 St S.E. in South Foothills Industrial area

A portion of a major roadway in the southeast has been closed to vehicle traffic and will not re-open for about a year.  The closure of 52 St S.E. is to allow work to progress on widening the busy roadway from two to six lanes. Continue Reading

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GPS technology helps police find woman in distress

GPS technology helps police find woman in distress

9-1-1 technology and G.P.S. tracking enabled the Peace Regional RCMP to locate a woman who made a 9-1-1 call to operators, but her call was disconnected and her phone broken in half by a man who was allegedly assaulting her. Continue Reading

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Man airlifted to hospital after car/pedestrian crash

Man airlifted to hospital after car/pedestrian crash

A man is in the intensive care unit in a Calgary hospital after a car/pedestrian accident west of Brooks on Highway 542 early on Saturday morning.  Continue Reading

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