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Ward 7 Calgary Coun. Druh Farrell not running for re-election in October

Global News - Mon, 02/22/2021 - 20:44
Farrell, 61, was first elected to Calgary city council in 2001 and won her most recent re-election in 2017 with 41 per cent of the vote.
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Wife of Mexican druglord ‘El Chapo’ arrested in Virginia on U.S. drug charges

Global News - Mon, 02/22/2021 - 19:49
Emma Coronel Aispuro, a 31-year-old former beauty queen, was arrested at Dulles International Airport, and is expected to appear in federal court in Washington on Tuesday.
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March held to protest COVID-19 restrictions raises concerns about racism in Alberta

Global News - Mon, 02/22/2021 - 19:39
A rally and march through downtown Edmonton Saturday, held in defiance of COVID-19 measures, is now raising concerns about racism in Alberta.
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Hundreds sign petition opposing major increase in Vernon school bus fees

Global News - Mon, 02/22/2021 - 19:32
It's going to cost more to ride the school bus next year for most students in the Vernon School District.
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UBC scientist develops new compostable coffee pod that aims to keep java fresher

Global News - Mon, 02/22/2021 - 19:30
"We found that competing alternatives in the compostable pod space allowed air to get in a little too quickly and so the coffee would go stale."
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Proposal to change start times at two West Island schools raises concerns

Global News - Mon, 02/22/2021 - 19:26
Some Pointe-Claire schools may be changing their start times, and parents are concerned.
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Value of Alberta’s oil production back to pre-pandemic level: economist

Global News - Mon, 02/22/2021 - 19:17
A rebound in production paired with a rise in world oil prices has an economist estimating that the value of Alberta's oil production has returned to pre-pandemic levels.
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640 plants seized at largest grow-op in Edmonton since legalization of recreational pot

Global News - Mon, 02/22/2021 - 18:56
The Edmonton Police Service described this drug bust as the largest of its kind since recreational cannabis was legalized over two years ago.
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Students shine in exhibition at the Vernon Public Art Gallery

Global News - Mon, 02/22/2021 - 18:38
"This is the next generation of artists here in Vernon."
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Lethbridge businesses have different views on proposed sober shelter site

Global News - Mon, 02/22/2021 - 18:27
The Mustard Seed says it will only be able to proceed with the sale of the property once council approves zoning.
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