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Alberta to provide update on back-to-school plan Tuesday morning

Global News Edmonton - 4 hours 55 min ago
Education Minister Adriana LaGrange and Dr. Deena Hinshaw will speak about the return to in-classroom learning at a 9 a.m. news conference.
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Canadian researchers diagnose cancer in a dinosaur for 1st time

Global News Edmonton - 5 hours 50 min ago
The conclusion not only sheds light on the history of what is still one of humanity's most feared diseases, but also hints at how the ancient lizards may have lived with -- and protected -- each other.
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Study shows Canadians are paying more for data than most other countries

Global News Edmonton - 5 hours 59 min ago
A recent study shows that Canadians are paying much more compared to more than 200 other nations — and that isn't sitting well with some Edmontonians.
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Alberta, Ottawa sign deal that cuts major environmental monitoring of oilsands

Global News Edmonton - 7 hours 2 min ago
Alberta has signed an agreement with the federal government that makes major cuts to environmental monitoring of the oilsands.
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Firefighters respond to blaze at barn in Sturgeon County

Global News Edmonton - 11 hours 34 min ago
Heavy equipment and 32 firefighters were deployed to a blaze at a barn in Sturgeon County late Monday afternoon.
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Longtime Edmonton broadcaster and former Oilers play-by-play commentator Tim Dancy passes away

Global News Edmonton - 11 hours 40 min ago
Edmonton's hockey and media communities paid tribute to longtime local broadcaster Tim Dancy on Monday after news of his death emerged.
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Edmonton Stingers beat Guelph Knighthawks to extend win streak to 5 games

Global News Edmonton - Mon, 08/03/2020 - 23:47
Adika Peter-Mcneilly finished with 21 points and nine rebounds, and the Edmonton Stingers downed the Guelph Knighthawks 85-71 on Monday in the Canadian Elite Basketball League.
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Connor McDavid nets hat trick as Edmonton Oilers even series with Blackhawks

Global News Edmonton - Mon, 08/03/2020 - 23:38
Connor McDavid recorded the 28th hat trick in Oilers playoff history.
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Man pronounced dead after Mounties respond to possible drowning in Jasper National Park

Global News Edmonton - Mon, 08/03/2020 - 21:49
A 39-year-old man was pronounced dead at Annette Lake in Jasper National Park after RCMP were called to the scene for reports of a possible drowning.
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Edmonton Oilers obliterate organization’s 50/50 draw record with over $3M in sales Monday night

Global News Edmonton - Mon, 08/03/2020 - 21:43
The winner of the Edmonton Oilers organization's 50/50 draw for Game 2 of the team's NHL qualifying round series against the Chicago Blackhawks will be a millionaire.
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Jordan Baker absolutely cooking as Stingers win third straight at Summer Series

Edmonton Sun - Fri, 07/31/2020 - 18:36
For the third game in a row, Edmonton born and grown Jordan Baker pushed his hometown Stingers to victory in the Canadian Elite Basketball League's Summer Series in St. Catharines, Ont. Read More
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Oilers vs Blackhawks: Eight keys to best-of-five qualifying series

Edmonton Sun - Fri, 07/31/2020 - 18:14
When the Edmonton Oilers play the Calgary Flames the story writes itself, but there's no hatred narrative against Chicago Blackhawks, just competitive envy as Connor McDavid knows captain counterpart Jonathan Toews got his hands on the Stanley Cup in his third NHL season. Read More
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GUEST COLUMN: UCP MLA’s private member’s blood bill a golden opportunity

Edmonton Sun - Fri, 07/31/2020 - 15:37
Imagine legislation so bad that it creates shortages in essential health-care treatments, forces taxpayers to subsidize international companies and chases away new investment. This became reality in 2017 when Alberta’s New Democrats outlawed compensating Albertans for their blood donations. Fortunately, United Conservative MLA Tany Yao wants to change this with his private member’s bill. Read More
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HUB CITY NOTES: Taylor Hall looking forward to playing playoff games in Edmonton

Edmonton Sun - Fri, 07/31/2020 - 14:49
Taylor Hall is back in Edmonton hoping for an extended stay as a member of the Arizona Coyotes. Read More
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Oilers’ power play key to qualifying series against Blackhawks

Edmonton Sun - Fri, 07/31/2020 - 03:00
Best-of-five hockey series are always risky business. Read More
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JONES: Expect Koskinen to start in Oilers net against Chicago

Edmonton Sun - Thu, 07/30/2020 - 22:14
If you had a goaltender with a 50-24 record, complete with an impressive 1.64 goals-against average and an equally imposing .936 save percentage in the playoffs, would you start the guy? Read More
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Start your engines, it could be a Draisaitl vs. Toews matchup for Oilers

Edmonton Sun - Thu, 07/30/2020 - 22:12
Leon Draisaitl, who saw Anaheim captain Ryan Getzlaf pretty much every shift of their 2017 playoff series, might see a steady diet of Jonathan Toews this time around. Read More
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Blackhawks have great leaders but also stable of young talent in rebuild

Edmonton Sun - Thu, 07/30/2020 - 16:10
You know what it’s like when you’re on the tee, you snap one left and it’s going OB but the ball hits the top of the fence and bounds back into play and you find yourself with a swing. Read More
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HUB CITY NOTES: Avs and Wild show solidarity in fight against racism

Edmonton Sun - Thu, 07/30/2020 - 16:06
The Colorado Avalanche and Minnesota Wild have nice little rivalry going, but before their feisty exhibition game Wednesday they stood side by side in a show of unity. Read More
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