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Bobsleigh Canada Skeleton announces new coaches for national skeleton program

Bobsleigh Canada Skeleton announces new coaches for national skeleton program

CALGARY — Bobsleigh Canada Skeleton has named Joe Cecchini, Kevin Boyer and Micaela Widmer as its newest coaches for the national skeleton program. Cecchini will take on the dual role of head coach and technical lead.
Crescent Point plans $1.05B to $1.15B in development capital expenditures for 2024

Crescent Point plans $1.05B to $1.15B in development capital expenditures for 2024

CALGARY — Crescent Point Energy Corp. says it plans to spend $1.05 billion to $1.15 billion on development capital expenditures next year.
Alberta premier asks ministers for 'full assessment' of E. coli outbreak in Calgary

Alberta premier asks ministers for 'full assessment' of E. coli outbreak in Calgary

CALGARY — Alberta Premier Danielle Smith says she's asked her health minister, as well as her children and family services minister, to "do a full assessment" of an E. coli outbreak linked to Calgary daycares.
Man and youth face murder charges in teen's death on Calgary basketball court

Man and youth face murder charges in teen's death on Calgary basketball court

CALGARY — Two teens have been charged with second-degree murder after they were arrested in connection with a fatal stabbing on a basketball court in southeast Calgary last week.
Elks rally in final quarter to edge Stampeders 25-23

Elks rally in final quarter to edge Stampeders 25-23

EDMONTON — Turnabout was fair play for the Edmonton Elks on Saturday. Dean Faithfull kicked a 42-yard field goal as time expired as the Elks gave the Calgary Stampeders a taste of their own medicine, coming from behind to record a 25-23 victory.
New Hockey Canada boss Katherine Henderson calls Calgary summit humbling

New Hockey Canada boss Katherine Henderson calls Calgary summit humbling

CALGARY — Hockey Canada's new leader called what she heard at its summit humbling and eye-opening.
Calgary daycares linked to E. coli outbreak to reopen, lawsuit being considered

Calgary daycares linked to E. coli outbreak to reopen, lawsuit being considered

CALGARY — The Calgary daycares linked to an E. coli outbreak could reopen early next week as a potential class-action lawsuit is being considered by some parents whose children were infected.
Hockey Canada summit puts elite men's hockey culture under the microscope

Hockey Canada summit puts elite men's hockey culture under the microscope

CALGARY — The outside of the mask was decorated with the words "boys will be boys, power, kings." The inside read "pain, suicidal, need love." Another mask read "smart, focused, money" on the exterior, and "angry, unsure, bi" on the interior.
Nickelback entertains the haters in new documentary on Alberta rockers

Nickelback entertains the haters in new documentary on Alberta rockers

TORONTO — Nickelback has tasted the hater-ade from the band's zealous detractors — and is raising a toast to them. In the new documentary "Hate to Love: Nickelback," the Hanna, Alta.
Elks look to avenge last minute collapse against Stampeders in rematch

Elks look to avenge last minute collapse against Stampeders in rematch

EDMONTON — Selfish plays. Too many players getting caught out of position. Bad penalties.