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Tribunal rules Edmonton pharmacist harmed integrity of profession

EDMONTON — An Edmonton pharmacist has been found guilty of unprofessional conduct and fined $30,000 by the Alberta College of Pharmacy. The penalty follows a tribunal for Si Huu Nguyen, whose licence to practice has been suspended for one year.

Just a little off the sides please; black bear ruins Alberta barber's day

SLAVE LAKE, Alta. — A northern Alberta barbershop owner is assessing the damage after an encounter with a wild customer that wasn't looking for a trim and a hot shave.

Search on for missing man after tubing fun takes tragic turn on Alberta lake

SYLVAN LAKE, Alta. — A young man is missing and presumed drowned after he fell into the water while riding an inner tube on a central Alberta lake.
Raiders' Cole arrive for NFL pre-season game with shirt emblazoned "Winnipeg, Alberta"

Raiders' Cole arrive for NFL pre-season game with shirt emblazoned "Winnipeg, Alberta"

Oakland Raiders rookie AJ Cole III is learning about Canadian geography the hard way.

Pembina CEO says 'noise' makes Trans Mountain pipeline bid unlikely

CALGARY — The CEO of Pembina Pipeline Corp. says the Trans Mountain pipeline system would fit neatly into his company's business model but he wouldn't want the "noise" associated with its controversial expansion project.

'Grateful that we had stopped:' Couple avoids fiery Alberta crash that killed 3

CEREAL, Alta. — A Saskatchewan man says a well-timed pit stop may have helped him avoid getting caught in a fiery 10-vehicle crash in southeastern Alberta that killed three people. Dore Germo and his wife left Kelowna, B.C.
Trans Mountain puts contractors on notice to get ready for pipeline restart

Trans Mountain puts contractors on notice to get ready for pipeline restart

SHERWOOD PARK, Alta. — Trans Mountain Corp. has advised construction contractors to get ready for the restart of its pipeline expansion project to the west coast.
Calgary police justified in shootout with suspect who killed himself in garage

Calgary police justified in shootout with suspect who killed himself in garage

CALGARY — A police watchdog has found that reasonable force was used during a shootout in Calgary that injured an officer before a suspected criminal killed himself.

One dead, others injured after fiery crash in southeastern Alberta

CEREAL, Alta. — One person is dead and others have been injured in a fiery crash that forced the closure of Highway 9 about 300 kilometres east of Calgary.
Alberta oil curtailment rules extended to late 2020 as pipeline delays persist

Alberta oil curtailment rules extended to late 2020 as pipeline delays persist

CALGARY — A program that allows the Alberta government to impose production caps on oil companies is being extended by a year as delays in building new market-opening pipelines persist.