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Alberta judge denies B.C.'s bid to block 'Turn Off the Taps' bill

Alberta judge denies B.C.'s bid to block 'Turn Off the Taps' bill

CALGARY — A Calgary judge has denied British Columbia's attempt to block Alberta legislation that would allow that province to stop oil shipments to the coast.

Alberta judge denies B.C.'s bid to block 'Turn Off the Taps' bill

CALGARY — A Calgary judge is denying British Columbia's attempt to block Alberta's so-called Turn Off the Taps bill.
Reports: Edmonton Oilers trade Milan Lucic to Calgary Flames for James Neal

Reports: Edmonton Oilers trade Milan Lucic to Calgary Flames for James Neal

CALGARY — The Edmonton Oilers have dealt Milan Lucic to the Calgary Flames for fellow veteran forward James Neal. The Flames confirmed the deal on Friday night. Calgary also gets a conditional third round pick in the 2020 NHL Draft.
NEB restores orders and decisions issued to Trans Mountain prior to court ruling

NEB restores orders and decisions issued to Trans Mountain prior to court ruling

CALGARY — The National Energy Board says its decisions and orders regarding the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion issued prior to last summer when a court overturned its approval will remain valid except where circumstances have changed.
Calgary city council to discuss arena proposal behind closed doors

Calgary city council to discuss arena proposal behind closed doors

Calgary's city council is to discuss a proposed deal for a new event centre that would be home to the NHL's Calgary Flames.
Tyler Mislawchuk aims to build on success at Edmonton triathlon event

Tyler Mislawchuk aims to build on success at Edmonton triathlon event

EDMONTON — Canada's Tyler Mislawchuk, fresh off a landmark World Triathlon Series podium finish in Montreal, believes he's upped his game in this physically punishing sport by training his brain.

Edmonton Catholic school teacher charged with sex assault involving student

EDMONTON — An Edmonton Catholic school teacher has been charged after an alleged sexual assault against one of her students in 2016.
Calgary Stampeders bounce back with 26-16 win over Toronto Argonauts

Calgary Stampeders bounce back with 26-16 win over Toronto Argonauts

CALGARY — Nick Arbuckle knew that he and Juwan Brescacin had good chemistry in practice. The pair went out and showed off that connection in game action on Thursday.

Alta Mental Health Act found unconstitutional after man held for nine months

CALGARY — An Alberta judge has found parts of the province's Mental Health Act unconstitutional after it was used to hold a man against his will for nine months and treat him with psychiatric drugs.

Reward offered after valuable ammonite fossil stolen from Lethbridge mine

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — An ammonite mining company is offering a reward after a fossil worth thousands of dollars was stolen in broad daylight Thursday. Miners at the open pit site near Lethbridge, Alta.