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Canada Post aims to increase price of stamps; changes would take effect in May

Canada Post aims to increase price of stamps; changes would take effect in May

The bump in price comes as the agency faces "considerable" financial pressure due to inflation, and fewer letters being delivered.
Suspected vehicle thief in Northern Alberta stopped with spike belt five days after release from custody

Suspected vehicle thief in Northern Alberta stopped with spike belt five days after release from custody

A tire deflation device was used to halt a 100 kilometre pursuit in Northern Alberta Wednesday morning.
MLA Rakhi Pancholi in NDP leadership race, endorsed by St. Albert MLA

MLA Rakhi Pancholi in NDP leadership race, endorsed by St. Albert MLA

Pancholi is the second candidate to enter the race, following Kathleen Ganley MLA for Calgary – Mountain View
Visitor injured in shooting at Okotoks home, police investigating

Visitor injured in shooting at Okotoks home, police investigating

Police say suspected get-away vehicle was set on fire shortly after shooting and suspects then fled in a pick-up truck towards Calgary.
It's National Read in the Bathtub Day. Tips on the best way to relax in the tub with a good book

It's National Read in the Bathtub Day. Tips on the best way to relax in the tub with a good book

On February 9th, bibliophiles around the world can grab their favourite books, run a warm bath, and celebrate National Read in the Bathtub Day
High River's mayor says horses can be ridden in town after online uproar

High River's mayor says horses can be ridden in town after online uproar

Shelby Opheim's situation caused a stir on social media after peace officers told her she was no longer allowed to ride horses in town.
B.C. company fined $400K for unregulated Sturgeon County power plant

B.C. company fined $400K for unregulated Sturgeon County power plant

Green Block Mining Corp., is no longer allowed to do business in Alberta.
Sentencing hearing bumped two weeks for man accused in Alberta Uber driver murder

Sentencing hearing bumped two weeks for man accused in Alberta Uber driver murder

Robert Daignault, the third member of the trio involved in a botched robbery that started in Calgary and ended on a remote rural road near the Springbank airport four years ago had his sentencing hearing postponed Wednesday in Calgary
Skepticism causes organizer to remove GoFundMe for Okotoks man critically injured in crash

Skepticism causes organizer to remove GoFundMe for Okotoks man critically injured in crash

The GoFundMe launched last week for Rob Sholter, which received overwhelming support, has been ended due to some negative reception from community members.
Rocky View County senior charged with attempted murder will receive 30-day psychiatric evaluation

Rocky View County senior charged with attempted murder will receive 30-day psychiatric evaluation

73-year-old Rocky View County Resident, Rhonda Campbell, has been charged with attempted murder and will return to court after receiving a 30-day psychiatric evaluation.
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