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Airdrie track athlete wins gold in heptathlon at Canadian nationals

Airdrie track athlete wins gold in heptathlon at Canadian nationals

A Southern Alberta woman won gold at the open women's heptathlon at the National Canadian Track and Field championships, in Langley B.C.
Body of missing Calgary swimmer pulled from Okanagan Lake

Body of missing Calgary swimmer pulled from Okanagan Lake

The body of a Calgary man who did not resurface after jumping into Okanagan Lake near Peachland has been recovered.
Sundre rodeo organizer denounces controversial parade float

Sundre rodeo organizer denounces controversial parade float

The president of the Sundre Rodeo & Race Association denounced a parade display that made the community go viral for all the wrong reasons.
Cochrane grad scouted for Miss Filipina International pageant

Cochrane grad scouted for Miss Filipina International pageant

Jassi Trimming will take to the international stage in eight-inch heels next month, representing Alberta and her home province of Southern Leyte in the Philippines.
Sunshine Village re-opening for summer skiing

Sunshine Village re-opening for summer skiing

“The last time we had this much snow, snowboarding wasn’t even around.”
Prosecutor manual changes will target hate crimes

Prosecutor manual changes will target hate crimes

Changes to Alberta Crown prosecutors manual will target hate crime and provide improved protection for victims.
Cavalry FC extends run of dominance in Al-Classico

Cavalry FC extends run of dominance in Al-Classico

The south dominates soccer's battle of Alberta in weekend match.
Travel Alberta: Signature events return to Jasper

Travel Alberta: Signature events return to Jasper

Celebrity chefs, music, food/drink and unique gala events returning to Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge this year.
Airlines must be accountable for flight problems: transport minister, experts

Airlines must be accountable for flight problems: transport minister, experts

After a series of nerve-fraying flight delays and cancellations, Jenn Bertschi made it to her grandmother's funeral with minutes to spare.
Racialized caricature of Singh and Trudeau makes Sundre parade go viral for wrong reasons

Racialized caricature of Singh and Trudeau makes Sundre parade go viral for wrong reasons

Sundre Pro Rodeo Parade committee organizers says a entry drawing criticism for its racialized depiction of federal NDP leader Jagmeet Singh was not approved; will more thoroughly vet entries in future