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Calgary Sun
Fort McMurray fire: Calgary crews on standby to helpto the crisis that would rely on resources from northern municipalities first.
Fort McMurray fire: Calgary crews on standby to help
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 minutes ago
to the crisis that would rely on resources from northern municipalities first. "We think that the folks around Grande Prairie should provide that immediate assistance ... as it moves down it should cascade down the province," he... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Buy one, get one free double-glazing advert man convicted of £58k income tax evasionand found ‘bundles of cash’ of up to £15,000 hidden inside a bedroom wardrobe,
Buy one, get one free double-glazing advert man convicted of £58k income tax evasion
Manchester Evening News / Posted 8 minutes ago
and found ‘bundles of cash’ of up to £15,000 hidden inside a bedroom wardrobe, Burnley Crown Court heard. Brown, 51, of Prairie Crescent pleaded guilty to six counts of being knowingly concerned in the fraudulent evasion of income tax and was... Read more
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The MidWeek
Green thumbeducation projects through the Engh Farm, DeKalb County Women’s Center, Hope Ha
Green thumb
The MidWeek / Posted 16 minutes ago
education projects through the Engh Farm, DeKalb County Women’s Center, Hope Haven, Hallgren Park in DeKalb and the native prairie project, Tallgrass Prairie Education, at Shabbona State Park. On May 21, we will plant flowers in the City of... Read more
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Washington Evening Journal
Prairie boys host home inviteThe Mid-Prairie boys’ golf team hosted their annual invitational on Tuesday, wi
Prairie boys host home invite
Washington Evening Journal / Posted 46 minutes ago
The Mid-Prairie boys’ golf team hosted their annual invitational on Tuesday, with nine teams coming to play at the Kalona Golf Course. The Golden Hawks took seventh at their home meet, shooting a 401, while Iowa Mennonite took ninth with a 441.... Read more
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Washington Evening Journal
Prairie sweeps Highland track meetThe Mid-Prairie track teams had a strong day at the Highland track meet on Mond
Prairie sweeps Highland track meet
Washington Evening Journal / Posted 46 minutes ago
The Mid-Prairie track teams had a strong day at the Highland track meet on Monday. Both the boys’ and girls’ teams won their sections of the meet, with numerous top finishes for the squads. On the boys’ side, Mid-Prairie scored 140 points, ...... Read more
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The Mercury News
Hillside homes featured on Almaden Valley tourfrom the homeowners' native state of Wisconsin, Frank Lloyd Wright. Inspired b
Hillside homes featured on Almaden Valley tour
The Mercury News / Posted 59 minutes ago
from the homeowners' native state of Wisconsin, Frank Lloyd Wright. Inspired by Wright, the home-owners created a modern Prairie Craftsman home on 6 acres overlooking Almaden Valley. The house is one of four on the tour, set for May 15 from noon... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
Fort McMurray evacuatedin line for a gas pump. William Blundon, 35, and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, 37
Fort McMurray evacuated
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted an hour ago
in line for a gas pump. William Blundon, 35, and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, 37, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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Airdrie Echo
Fort McMurray evacuatedin line for a gas pump. William Blundon, 35, and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, 37
Fort McMurray evacuated
Airdrie Echo / Posted an hour ago
in line for a gas pump. William Blundon, 35, and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, 37, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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Pincher Creek Echo
Fort McMurray evacuatedin line for a gas pump. William Blundon, 35, and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, 37
Fort McMurray evacuated
Pincher Creek Echo / Posted an hour ago
in line for a gas pump. William Blundon, 35, and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, 37, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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Strathmore Standard
Fort McMurray evacuatedin line for a gas pump. William Blundon, 35, and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, 37
Fort McMurray evacuated
Strathmore Standard / Posted an hour ago
in line for a gas pump. William Blundon, 35, and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, 37, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Hometown boys enjoying playoff rideThe team is having a lot of fun right now." As for the attention the tournamen
Hometown boys enjoying playoff ride
Kelowna Capital News / Posted an hour ago
The team is having a lot of fun right now." As for the attention the tournament is attracting in the small and friendly prairie city, Mennear said the atmosphere is second to none. "The people are so nice and friendly here, and very... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Fort McMurray evacuatedin line for a gas pump. William Blundon, 35, and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, 37
Fort McMurray evacuated
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted an hour ago
in line for a gas pump. William Blundon, 35, and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, 37, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Prairie, Wray students win history contestStudents from Prairie and Wray High Schools took home the top awards in the sev
Prairie, Wray students win history contest
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
Students from Prairie and Wray High Schools took home the top awards in the seventh annual Nell Propst Northeast Colorado Local History Contest. Award winners were recognized at a special awards luncheon Tuesday, at Cecilia's Kitchen and Jimmy's... Read more
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Gamasutra
OCTOPUS TREE ANNOUNCES ROBOT ARENA III COMING TO STEAM MAY 26Eden Prairie, Minnesota – May 4, 2016 – Octopus Tree, a new publisher focused o
OCTOPUS TREE ANNOUNCES ROBOT ARENA III COMING TO STEAM MAY 26
Gamasutra / Posted 2 hours ago
Eden Prairie, Minnesota – May 4, 2016 – Octopus Tree, a new publisher focused on bringing exceptional indie titles to gamers worldwide, announced today that Robot Arena III is coming to Steam later this month. Robot Arena III brings players back to... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
Okotoks squad peaks at provincialsthe quarterfinal),� Boldon said. Also serving exceptional was Sam Reichert who
Okotoks squad peaks at provincials
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted 2 hours ago
the quarterfinal),� Boldon said. Also serving exceptional was Sam Reichert who hit nine in a row in a win over the Grande Prairie Wolves in the round-robin. Peak went undefeated in the round-robin, only losing one set in any of its three best-of... Read more
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The Platte County Record-Times
Platte County Record Times Things we lost in the fire: Wheatland family picks up the pieces after tragedy strikesyears ago when their girls were still both living at home. Rustic and open it h
Platte County Record Times Things we lost in the fire: Wheatland family picks up the pieces after tragedy strikes
The Platte County Record-Times / Posted 2 hours ago
years ago when their girls were still both living at home. Rustic and open it had large windows that looked upon the prairie and their much-loved furry companions. While most of the animals were outside, they did lose two cats and a kitten... Read more
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Newton Daily News
CMB, PCM boys can’t stay with HOIC’s bestbetter of his teammate Tuesday, but the Raider duo went 1-2 in the shot put as
CMB, PCM boys can’t stay with HOIC’s best
Newton Daily News / Posted 3 hours ago
better of his teammate Tuesday, but the Raider duo went 1-2 in the shot put as CMB placed fifth in the HOIC team standings. Prairie City-Monroe came home with four bronze medals, and the Mustangs finished eighth. North Polk won the meet by three... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Community Calendar• Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Masonic Temple, in
Community Calendar
Newton Daily News / Posted 3 hours ago
• Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Masonic Temple, in Prairie City. • Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 12 p.m. Thursday at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 223 E. Fourth St. N. in Newton. • Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
West Prairie BoE sets hearing date for tuition waiver Posted May. 4, 2016 at 10:29 AM SCIOTA — The West Prairie School District Bo
West Prairie BoE sets hearing date for tuition waiver
McDonough County Voice / Posted 3 hours ago
Posted May. 4, 2016 at 10:29 AM SCIOTA — The West Prairie School District Board of Education has set a date for a hearing for the waiving of out-of-district tuition for children of employees.The... Read more
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NBC Chicago
17 Shot, 4 Fatally, in Tuesday Shootings Across Chicagoin the Grand Boulevard neighborhood on the South Side. The shooting happened ar
17 Shot, 4 Fatally, in Tuesday Shootings Across Chicago
NBC Chicago / Posted 3 hours ago
in the Grand Boulevard neighborhood on the South Side. The shooting happened around 1:30 p.m. in the 5100 block of South Prairie, according to police. The 41-year-old was shot in the leg and taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition. Tuesday’s... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
Gallery offers evening of dining and artA relaxed evening of dining and viewing the handiwork of two prairie artists is
Gallery offers evening of dining and art
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted 3 hours ago
A relaxed evening of dining and viewing the handiwork of two prairie artists is on the menu for those craving a night out on the town this month. Both the culinary and visual arts will be appreciated as friends, family and couples enjoy a... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Fire forces full evac of Fort Macas he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda B
Fire forces full evac of Fort Mac
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 3 hours ago
as he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Benham Trail in Williams has cool mountain viewsyou head west from Flagstaff on Interstate 40, the distinctive profile of Bill
Benham Trail in Williams has cool mountain views
The Arizona Republic / Posted 4 hours ago
you head west from Flagstaff on Interstate 40, the distinctive profile of Bill Williams Mountain juts over sprawling prairies criss-crossed with railroad tracks and remnants of Historic Route 66. Mountains like this one are just too tempting... Read more
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The Torrington Telegram
The Torrington Telegram Vin Fisher Jr. claims NCFSR championshipme. I was very fortunate it held up.� For various reasons, Jess Tierney of the
The Torrington Telegram Vin Fisher Jr. claims NCFSR championship
The Torrington Telegram / Posted 4 hours ago
me. I was very fortunate it held up.� For various reasons, Jess Tierney of the Badlands Circuit, Rocky Patterson of the Prairie Circuit and Brent Lewis of the Turquoise Circuit all had no-times in the sudden-death final round. Fisher was... Read more
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The Sault Star
Fire forces full evac of Fort Macas he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda B
Fire forces full evac of Fort Mac
The Sault Star / Posted 4 hours ago
as he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Fire forces full evac of Fort Macas he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda B
Fire forces full evac of Fort Mac
Barrie Examiner / Posted 5 hours ago
as he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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Brandon Sun
No consensus on picks in annual WHL draftand Nakodan Greyeyes of the Winnipeg Monarchs among the Manitoba players expect
No consensus on picks in annual WHL draft
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
and Nakodan Greyeyes of the Winnipeg Monarchs among the Manitoba players expected to go next. Ben McCartney of Portage la Prairie is also considered a good player, although he moved to the OHA Academy in Penticton. "The talent shifts around a... Read more
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The Hill
Anti-coal campaign reaches milestoneretirement of Illinois’ Baldwin and Newton coal units are not only a great step
Anti-coal campaign reaches milestone
The Hill / Posted 5 hours ago
retirement of Illinois’ Baldwin and Newton coal units are not only a great step forward for public health in the Prairie State, it’s a clear sign that we are winning — coal plant by plant — in the effort to transition our communities away... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Prairie, Wray students win history contestStudents from Prairie and Wray High Schools took home the top awards in the sev
Prairie, Wray students win history contest
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
Students from Prairie and Wray High Schools took home the top awards in the seventh annual Nell Propst Northeast Colorado Local History Contest. Award winners were recognized at a special awards luncheon Tuesday, at Cecilia's Kitchen and Jimmy's... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Fire forces full evac of Fort Macas he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda B
Fire forces full evac of Fort Mac
The Sudbury Star / Posted 5 hours ago
as he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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The Columbian
Botanical gardens get back to natureSouthwest Washington is the all-volunteer, educational organization that overse
Botanical gardens get back to nature
The Columbian / Posted 5 hours ago
Southwest Washington is the all-volunteer, educational organization that oversees the wildlife botanicals gardens in Brush Prairie, which they call a “demonstration for creating backyard wildlife habitats.” The Cottage Garden’s purpose is to show... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Fire forces full evac of Fort Macas he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda B
Fire forces full evac of Fort Mac
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 5 hours ago
as he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Fire forces full evac of Fort Macas he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda B
Fire forces full evac of Fort Mac
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 5 hours ago
as he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Fire forces full evac of Fort Macas he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda B
Fire forces full evac of Fort Mac
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 6 hours ago
as he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Fire forces full evac of Fort Macas he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda B
Fire forces full evac of Fort Mac
Sarnia Observer / Posted 6 hours ago
as he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Rural Roundup - May 4, 2016Rene Jobin, Cliff Morisseau and Ryan Keplin and his band from Belcourt, N.D. T
Rural Roundup - May 4, 2016
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
Rene Jobin, Cliff Morisseau and Ryan Keplin and his band from Belcourt, N.D. The highlight of the day was when the Métis Prairie Steppers danced while three fiddlers played The Orange Blossom. The music and step dance is one of the many customs... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Fire forces full evac of Fort Macas he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda B
Fire forces full evac of Fort Mac
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 6 hours ago
as he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Fire forces full evac of Fort Macas he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda B
Fire forces full evac of Fort Mac
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 6 hours ago
as he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Fire forces full evac of Fort Macas he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda B
Fire forces full evac of Fort Mac
Chatham Daily News / Posted 6 hours ago
as he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Fire forces full evac of Fort Macas he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda B
Fire forces full evac of Fort Mac
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 6 hours ago
as he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Fire forces full evac of Fort Macas he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda B
Fire forces full evac of Fort Mac
Welland Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
as he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Fire forces full evac of Fort Macas he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda B
Fire forces full evac of Fort Mac
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 6 hours ago
as he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Fire forces full evac of Fort Macas he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda B
Fire forces full evac of Fort Mac
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 6 hours ago
as he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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Goderich Signal-Star
Fire forces full evac of Fort Macas he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda B
Fire forces full evac of Fort Mac
Goderich Signal-Star / Posted 6 hours ago
as he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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Wallaceburg Courier Press
Fire forces full evac of Fort Macas he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda B
Fire forces full evac of Fort Mac
Wallaceburg Courier Press / Posted 6 hours ago
as he waited in line for a gas pump. William Blundon and his fiancée, Brenda Byrne, had recently returned to their home in Prairie Creek after staying at a friend’s place in Thickwood. Prairie Creek was evacuated Sunday evening, before the order... Read more
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Brandon Sun
No consensus on picks in annual WHL draftand Nakodan Greyeyes of the Winnipeg Monarchs among the Manitoba players expect
No consensus on picks in annual WHL draft
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
and Nakodan Greyeyes of the Winnipeg Monarchs among the Manitoba players expected to go next. Ben McCartney of Portage la Prairie is also considered a good player, although he moved to the OHA Academy in Penticton. “The talent shifts around a... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Wild Crocus Photo Contest draws record number of entriesfrom 14 young photographers, while adult entries increased to 137 photos from 4
Wild Crocus Photo Contest draws record number of entries
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
from 14 young photographers, while adult entries increased to 137 photos from 41 photographers. Locations where the wild prairie crocus was found and photographed included: Arden, Ashville, Basswood, Carberry, Gladstone, Jackson Lake, Little... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Pallister picks surprise, but don't disappointof a Brandon minister, greater Westman will be represented by four ministers, i
Pallister picks surprise, but don't disappoint
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
of a Brandon minister, greater Westman will be represented by four ministers, including: • Ian Wishart of Portage la Prairie, who takes on the education and training portfolio; • Eileen Clarke of Agassiz, now the minister of indigenous and... Read more
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The Northern View
Points North take second15 - 17. Prince George beat Points North (Kitimat, Terrace, Rupert and Smither
Points North take second
The Northern View / Posted 7 hours ago
15 - 17. Prince George beat Points North (Kitimat, Terrace, Rupert and Smithers) 1767 to 1134 to win the event, with Grand Prairie (728), Fort St. John (590), and Williams Lake (497) rounding out the top five. Individual highlights in alphabetical... Read more
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11 News Houston
Attorneys accuse Dallas DA's Office of withholding evidencehas since agreed to drop the charges. It has even taken the rare step of recomm
Attorneys accuse Dallas DA's Office of withholding evidence
11 News Houston / Posted 7 hours ago
has since agreed to drop the charges. It has even taken the rare step of recommending that the cases against the Grand Prairie man be expunged, which would make it as if it never happened. Except it did happen, and the attorneys say they want... Read more
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