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Alberta judge refuses to move forward with extradition for woman who fled France

EDMONTON — A judge has delivered a legal victory to a mother who fled to Alberta from France with her two children over allegations her ex-husband sexually abused the youngsters.

Decorated curler John Morris returns to team curling, joins Kevin Koe

CALGARY — John Morris is returning to team curling and joining Kevin Koe's foursome. Morris is a two-time Olympic gold medallist winning mixed doubles in 2018 with Kaitlyn Lawes and the men's title in 2010 playing third for Kevin Martin.
More dividends chopped as energy firms address oil prices below US$30 per barrel

More dividends chopped as energy firms address oil prices below US$30 per barrel

CALGARY — More energy industry dividends are being slashed as investors turn their backs on companies whose payouts are now unaffordable with oil prices plunging to less than US$30 per barrel. Calgary-based TORC Oil & Gas Ltd.
Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta's chief medical officer, tests negative for COVID-19

Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta's chief medical officer, tests negative for COVID-19

Hinshaw returned back to work in-person Tuesday after self-isolating
Commons likely to sit again to pass economic response to COVID-19, Trudeau says

Commons likely to sit again to pass economic response to COVID-19, Trudeau says

Alberta to sell native grassland despite promises no Crown land would be sold

EDMONTON — The Alberta government is looking to auction off a small patch of native prairie to be plowed under despite recent promises that no Crown land would be put up for sale.
'Sit in jail and wait:' Legal experts worried about coronavirus court delays

'Sit in jail and wait:' Legal experts worried about coronavirus court delays

CALGARY — Some legal experts are warning that the COVID-19 pandemic will have lasting effects on the Canadian justice system.
Stranded travellers struggle to get home as borders close

Stranded travellers struggle to get home as borders close

Cooperative helps senior immigrants find their place

Cooperative helps senior immigrants find their place

Life can be tough for immigrant seniors
'Cocktail party' cookies a hit for Cochrane woman

'Cocktail party' cookies a hit for Cochrane woman

Love of cookies becomes a business for Cochrane woman