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Monahan scores shootout winner as Flames edge rival Oilers 4-3

Monahan scores shootout winner as Flames edge rival Oilers 4-3

EDMONTON — There was definitely an old-school, playoff atmosphere on display in Edmonton on Wednesday night. Sean Monahan scored the shootout winner as the Calgary Flames snapped a two-game skid with a 4-3 victory over the Edmonton Oilers.
Edmonton Oilers, Zack Kassian agree to four-year contract extension

Edmonton Oilers, Zack Kassian agree to four-year contract extension

EDMONTON — Forward Zack Kassian has signed a four-year contract extension with the Edmonton Oilers. The 29-year-old from Windsor, Ont., and the club agreed to a deal averaging US$3.20 million annually, according to multiple reports.
Monahan scores shootout winner as Flames edge rival Oilers 4-3

Monahan scores shootout winner as Flames edge rival Oilers 4-3

EDMONTON — Sean Monahan scored the shootout winner as the Calgary Flames snapped a two-game skid with a 4-3 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Wednesday.

Truck driver charged in fatal highway crash in southeastern Alberta last summer

OYEN, Alta. — RCMP in Alberta say they have charged the driver of a semi tractor trailer involved in a fatal crash last summer. Police say the crash happened Aug. 7 near Oyen, Alta. about 35 kilometres west of the Saskatchewan boundary.
Alberta panel suggests schools 'balance' lessons about climate change, oilsands

Alberta panel suggests schools 'balance' lessons about climate change, oilsands

CALGARY — Alberta's education minister is endorsing a panel report that recommends school children learn all views about climate change along with the value of the province's oil and gas sector.