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Going the distance for MS awareness

Going the distance for MS awareness

This summer, MS Society of Canada hosts 11 in-person MS Bike events across the country to support people impacted by multiple sclerosis
Fossils of ancient predators with three eyes shed light on evolution of insects

Fossils of ancient predators with three eyes shed light on evolution of insects

Research based on a collection of fossils from the Burgess Shale shows a bizarre-looking animal with three eyes that sheds light on the evolution of the brain and head of insects and spiders.
Melon salad with spicy pork? A sweet and savory yes!

Melon salad with spicy pork? A sweet and savory yes!

A summery fruit salad and spicy pork tenderloin might not seem the most natural pairing — until you consider the precedents of pork chops with apple sauce and Italian prosciutto with melon.
Oh snap! Years of continued drought stymie mosquito populations in Alberta

Oh snap! Years of continued drought stymie mosquito populations in Alberta

UCalgary entomologist says despite the rain, biting insects will be relatively rare this summer
Western hospitality--and safety--a focus during Stampede

Western hospitality--and safety--a focus during Stampede

Safety and ease of getting around a focus for Stampede, which becomes Alberta's third-largest city during the annual event.
Contract worker dies at Suncor Base Plant Mine in Alberta

Contract worker dies at Suncor Base Plant Mine in Alberta

A worker has died in an incident at Suncor Energy Inc.'s Base Mine in Alberta. The Calgary-based energy company confirmed Thursday that a contractor was killed Thursday morning at the site north of Fort McMurray.
Alberta Aviation Museum future up in the air, literally

Alberta Aviation Museum future up in the air, literally

City sets two-year countdown for the Alberta Aviation Museum; leaves future of non-profit in jeopardy
The challenges of replacing a leader

The challenges of replacing a leader

Whether provincial or federal, in power or in opposition, choosing a party leader is tricky business.
Whyte Ave Art Walk returns this weekend

Whyte Ave Art Walk returns this weekend

Take in art along the ave. this weekend in Old Strathcona.
More ambulances on Edmonton and Calgary streets

More ambulances on Edmonton and Calgary streets

Ambulances are on the streets in Alberta's largest cities, but staffing continues to be an issue, reports AHS.
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