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Calgary Sun
Libs outspent Tories in first 100 daysIn its first 100 days in office, the majority government of Stephen Harper hand
Libs outspent Tories in first 100 days
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
In its first 100 days in office, the majority government of Stephen Harper handed out about $4 billion worth of grants, loans, or other spending commitments. Justin Trudeau’s Liberals, though, topped that in their first 100 days in office by more... Read more
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Breitbart
Virgil: From the Black Act to Green Victory, The Elite Win When the Middle/Working Class Is at War with ItselfThe First of Two Parts So Uncle Sam has crushed the Oregon ranchers. Federal f
Virgil: From the Black Act to Green Victory, The Elite Win When the Middle/Working Class Is at War with Itself
Breitbart / Posted 8 hours ago
The First of Two Parts So Uncle Sam has crushed the Oregon ranchers. Federal forces, spearheaded by the FBI, have done their job, and the rule of law has been upheld. But what law? And whose law? We’ll get to those questions in a moment. But first... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary Hitmen defeat Red Deer RebelsCalgary Hitmen (31-20-1-2) 4, Red Deer Rebels (35-16-1-2) 1 Postmedia three st
Calgary Hitmen defeat Red Deer Rebels
Calgary Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
Calgary Hitmen (31-20-1-2) 4, Red Deer Rebels (35-16-1-2) 1 Postmedia three stars 1. LW Carsen Twarynski, Hitmen — First WHL hat-trick 2. D Jake Bean, Hitmen — Top-corner blast was game-winner 3. G Rylan Toth, Rebels — Gave visitors a... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Konecny, Dal Colle, Meier trades all paid offIt’s a shock to the system to be moved mid-season for any player. But in the ju
Konecny, Dal Colle, Meier trades all paid off
Sportsnet.ca / Posted yesterday
It’s a shock to the system to be moved mid-season for any player. But in the junior ranks it’s essentially a given that many top teams are going to load up for Memorial Cup runs by adding top-end 18- and 19-year-old talent in exchange for their top... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
AAA girls hockey in the tri-area axedParkland Athletic Club’s (PAC) bid to keep their midget AAA female hockey team
AAA girls hockey in the tri-area axed
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted yesterday
Parkland Athletic Club’s (PAC) bid to keep their midget AAA female hockey team was declined by Hockey Alberta last week. After reviewing PAC’s lengthy application and hearing an in-person presentation, the provincial hockey governance organization... Read more
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Evening Standard
The most romantic getaways in EuropeThe essential ingredients for a romantic getaway? Privacy, comfort and beautifu
The most romantic getaways in Europe
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
The essential ingredients for a romantic getaway? Privacy, comfort and beautiful surroundings — whether it’s a hidden corner of a stylish city or a secluded beach. Nebesa Soca Valley, Slovenia Nebesa means “heaven” in Slovenian, which is an apt... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Wheat Kings look to reboundBrandon Wheat Kings defenceman Ivan Provorov was named the Canadian Hockey Leag
Wheat Kings look to rebound
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
Brandon Wheat Kings defenceman Ivan Provorov was named the Canadian Hockey League’s player of the week. His reaction? “Player of the week, that’s pretty nice but I’m just trying to play the same way every game, just give ’er everything I have every... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Wheat Kings look to reboundThe Brandon Wheat Kings will be looking for redemption tonight as they host the
Wheat Kings look to rebound
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
The Brandon Wheat Kings will be looking for redemption tonight as they host the Saskatoon Blades. The Wheat Kings blew a pair of two-goal leads on Tuesday as the Prince Albert Raiders came back to beat them 6-3 in a key East Division matchup at... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Mayor calls for 211 expansionA dollar and twenty cents. It may not seem like much but if every Albertan app
Mayor calls for 211 expansion
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 2 days ago
A dollar and twenty cents. It may not seem like much but if every Albertan applied that amount on their phone bill annually, 211 would become a province-wide reality. Currently the 211-service is only offered in three of the province’s largest... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Man wielding infected needle robs Red Deer pharmacyRCMP are looking for a man who robbed a Red Deer pharmacy Wednesday afternoon a
Man wielding infected needle robs Red Deer pharmacy
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
RCMP are looking for a man who robbed a Red Deer pharmacy Wednesday afternoon armed with a needle he claimed was infected. Police say the man walked into the Ross Street IDA Pharmacy in downtown Red Deer around 2 p.m., told staff he had Hepatitis C,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Trash shipment legal, says Canadian Environment MinistryRED DEER, Alberta – As far as the Canadian ministry of environment is concerned
Trash shipment legal, says Canadian Environment Ministry
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
RED DEER, Alberta – As far as the Canadian ministry of environment is concerned, the buck stops with the Philippine government for the nearly 3-year-old problem of trash being shipped from Canada. Environment and Climate Change Minister Catherine... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Late-game collapses are rare for Wheat KingsTHE WEEK THAT WAS: The Brandon Wheat Kings beat the Prince George Cougars 8-3 o
Late-game collapses are rare for Wheat Kings
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
THE WEEK THAT WAS: The Brandon Wheat Kings beat the Prince George Cougars 8-3 on Friday and the Medicine Hat Tigers 6-2 on Saturday. On Tuesday, in a showdown of the top teams in the East Division, the Wheat Kings lost 6-3 to the Prince Albert... Read more
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Pincher Creek Echo
Home grown Huskies tie with the Red Deer ChiefsThe Huskies hosted the Red Deer Chiefs on Friday night for what was one mighty
Home grown Huskies tie with the Red Deer Chiefs
Pincher Creek Echo / Posted 3 days ago
The Huskies hosted the Red Deer Chiefs on Friday night for what was one mighty match that ended in an anti-climactic tie of 4-4. The Huskies started strong right out the gate with Eligh Big Bull’s first goal of the night less than two minutes into... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Charges after Red Deer man rams police cars and narrowly misses officersA suspect has been arrested a week after someone in a stolen truck rammed two c
Charges after Red Deer man rams police cars and narrowly misses officers
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
A suspect has been arrested a week after someone in a stolen truck rammed two cruisers and aimed the speeding vehicle at police officers in central Alberta. Red Deer RCMP say the truck narrowly missed hitting the officers, who had laid down two... Read more
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BC Local News
Seattle earns win over Kelowna: Rockets off to Prince GeorgeThe Seattle Thunderbirds defeated the Kelowna Rockets 6-0 on Tuesday night at t
Seattle earns win over Kelowna: Rockets off to Prince George
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
The Seattle Thunderbirds defeated the Kelowna Rockets 6-0 on Tuesday night at the ShoWare Centre in Kent, Washington. The T-Birds scored twice in the first and four more times in the third period en route to the win, outshooting Kelowna 39-31 in the... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
Early charge derails Knights’ attackThe Holy Trinity Academy Knights lost their leader in the opening battle of Tro
Early charge derails Knights’ attack
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted 3 days ago
The Holy Trinity Academy Knights lost their leader in the opening battle of Troy. The Knights went 1-2 at the Father Michael Troy Sr. boys basketball tournament in Edmonton Feb. 4-5. HTA�s chances of defending its title got sidelined when Grade 12... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
Bisons earn playoff byeA miraculous move up the standings just wasn�t in the cards. The Okotoks Bison
Bisons earn playoff bye
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted 3 days ago
A miraculous move up the standings just wasn�t in the cards. The Okotoks Bisons� outside chance of earning the top seed in the South Division went awry when the Cochrane Generals took care of business and kept Okotoks in second spot in a dramatic... Read more
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Scotsman
A snapshot of life on five of Scotland’s remotest islandsDESPITE being only separated by a few hundred miles, Scotland’s most remote isl
A snapshot of life on five of Scotland’s remotest islands
Scotsman / Posted 3 days ago
DESPITE being only separated by a few hundred miles, Scotland’s most remote islands offer very different lifestyles. Island life has an unparalleled living experience with strong communities, stunning landscapes and sense of self reliance. And... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Split for female bantamsThe Bantam AAA Peace Country Storm split their homestand against the Edmonton L
Split for female bantams
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
The Bantam AAA Peace Country Storm split their homestand against the Edmonton Lightning over the weekend at the Crosslink County Sportsplex. Saturday, Katija Sware, Elysia Day, Mackenzie Dachuk and Tessa Ross score in 4-4 tie. Goaltender Paige... Read more
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Airdrie Echo
Neighbours join health care pleaLeaders in surrounding communities are adding their voice to Airdrie’s plea for
Neighbours join health care plea
Airdrie Echo / Posted 4 days ago
Leaders in surrounding communities are adding their voice to Airdrie’s plea for improved health care in the city. Mayor Peter Brown said he has letters of support for an Airdrie facility from several municipalities, including Calgary, Rocky View,... Read more
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Airdrie Echo
Thunder earn first-round playoff byeAnything can happen in the final weekend of the Heritage Junior Hockey League r
Thunder earn first-round playoff bye
Airdrie Echo / Posted 4 days ago
Anything can happen in the final weekend of the Heritage Junior Hockey League regular season. That was proven last weekend as the Airdrie Techmation Thunder earned two wins and rose from third seat in the northern division to second, earning a... Read more
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Airdrie Echo
Citizen planners subject to enhanced trainingSome local decision makers at the City are now subject to more training. City
Citizen planners subject to enhanced training
Airdrie Echo / Posted 4 days ago
Some local decision makers at the City are now subject to more training. City council approved a motion to increase the amount of mandatory training members of the Municipal Planning Commission (MPC)—which approves subdivisions, development and land... Read more
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Airdrie Echo
Man jailed for human traffickingAn Airdrie man is in jail after pleading guilty in a human trafficking case in
Man jailed for human trafficking
Airdrie Echo / Posted 4 days ago
An Airdrie man is in jail after pleading guilty in a human trafficking case in Red Deer Provincial Court, Feb. 3. Javyrell Raymond Baird pled guilty to the charge of receiving material benefit for the purpose of committing or facilitating... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Felled by stroke, Filipino TFW faces deportation from CanadaJose Osano in hospital in Canada. PHOTOS BY NOVIE SANCHEZ RED DEER, Alberta –
Felled by stroke, Filipino TFW faces deportation from Canada
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
Jose Osano in hospital in Canada. PHOTOS BY NOVIE SANCHEZ RED DEER, Alberta – An overstaying Filipino in Calgary is appealing before the Canadian government to let him remain in Alberta to recover from a stroke. Jose Osano, 47, who is undergoing... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Maureen Preskey, 79, Rugby, died Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, in a Rugby hospital. Maureen Ant
Maureen Preskey
Minot Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
, 79, Rugby, died Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, in a Rugby hospital. Maureen Antoinette Roach was born March 7, 1936, a daughter of Mau- rice and LaVirgia (Owens) Roach, in Kenora, Ont. She was raised and edu- cated in Kenora. In... Read more
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CTV News
Man guilty of attacking woman who fled into Alberta woods and got lostRED DEER, Alta. - A man has been convicted of attacking a woman who ran into th
Man guilty of attacking woman who fled into Alberta woods and got lost
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
RED DEER, Alta. - A man has been convicted of attacking a woman who ran into the central Alberta bush to escape and was lost for nearly two weeks. A jury in Red Deer found Kevin Roy Gladue guilty on Friday of aggravated sexual assault. A sentencing... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Another quick start helps Wheaties pad division leadBrandon Wheat Kings’ Ty Lewis watches the puck sail wide of Medicine Hat Tigers
Another quick start helps Wheaties pad division lead
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Brandon Wheat Kings’ Ty Lewis watches the puck sail wide of Medicine Hat Tigers goaltender Mack Shields at Westman Place on Saturday. The Wheat Kings won 6-2, extending their East Division lead to eight points with the second-place Prince Albert... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Another quick startThe Brandon Wheat Kings will take an eight-point lead into an important East Di
Another quick start
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 days ago
The Brandon Wheat Kings will take an eight-point lead into an important East Division battle with the Prince Albert Raiders on Tuesday. Brandon struck early and struck often again on Saturday as they built up a 3-0 first-period lead and went on to... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Despite economic troubles, Alberta welcomes Syrian refugeesAlbertans are opening their arms to incoming Syrian refugees looking for housin
Despite economic troubles, Alberta welcomes Syrian refugees
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Albertans are opening their arms to incoming Syrian refugees looking for housing, social support and work, even as the province’s economy suffers from a slump in oil prices. Alberta will resettle between 2,500 and 3,000 Syrian refugees as a part of... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Union Duke pops by SudburyUnion Duke has two local house concerts, which are both private and sold out (C
Union Duke pops by Sudbury
The Sudbury Star / Posted 6 days ago
Union Duke has two local house concerts, which are both private and sold out (Chelmsford on Feb. 15 and two nights in Sudbury on Feb. 16 and 17). The upcoming album is called Golden Days. It's scheduled for release in the summer. Like a musical... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Mike Drew heads out on the road in search of snowy owlsSo snowy but no snowies. But I knew they had to be out there somewhere. My old
Mike Drew heads out on the road in search of snowy owls
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
So snowy but no snowies. But I knew they had to be out there somewhere. My old pal Robo had taken a fantastic picture of one just a few days before and posted it to Facebook so, yeah, they are around. I knew this myself, of course. I’d seen them... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Wheat KingsJayce Hawryluk had a pair of first period goals as the Brandon built a 4-0 lea
Wheat Kings
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Jayce Hawryluk had a pair of first period goals as the Brandon built a 4-0 lead early and went on to beat the Prince George Cougars 8-3 at Westman Place on Friday. The Prince George Cougars visit Westman Place for a game against the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Another early lead helps Wheat Kings beat TigersNolan Patrick scored twice as the Brandon Wheat Kings built up a big first peri
Another early lead helps Wheat Kings beat Tigers
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Nolan Patrick scored twice as the Brandon Wheat Kings built up a big first period lead for the second night in a row, beating the Medicine Hat Tigers 6-2 at Westman Place on Saturday. On Friday, the Wheat Kings raced out to a 4-0 lead as they beat... Read more
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Drumheller Mail
Skating Club competes at Fun on Ice 2016The Drumheller Skating Club continues to excel on the ice. The club took six sk
Skating Club competes at Fun on Ice 2016
Drumheller Mail / Posted 7 days ago
The Drumheller Skating Club continues to excel on the ice. The club took six skaters and coach Jackie Watts, to Red Deer for Fun on Ice 2016 last weekend. The team had a great time and also posted some excellent results. They especially shone in the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Wheat Kings maul visiting CougarsJayce Hawryluk fires a shot at the Prince George Cougars nets during the second
Wheat Kings maul visiting Cougars
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Jayce Hawryluk fires a shot at the Prince George Cougars nets during the second period of Friday night's WHL game at Westman Place. Jayce Hawryluk had a pair of first period goals as the Brandon Wheat Kings built a 4-0 lead early and went on to beat... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Wheat KingsThe Prince George Cougars visit Westman Place for a game against the Brandon t
Wheat Kings
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
The Prince George Cougars visit Westman Place for a game against the Brandon tonight that the standings suggest could be a barn burner. Kevin Cheveldayoff is spending his birthday with the Brandon . THE WEEK THAT WAS: The... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Wheat Kings maul visiting CougarsJayce Hawryluk had a pair of first period goals as the Brandon Wheat Kings buil
Wheat Kings maul visiting Cougars
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Jayce Hawryluk had a pair of first period goals as the Brandon Wheat Kings built a 4-0 lead early and went on to beat the Prince George Cougars 8-3 at Westman Place on Friday. John Quenneville had two goals and two assists, Hawryluk had three goals... Read more
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Inquirier.net
New consular office to open in Alberta, CanadaIn a photo taken September 22, 2013 during a passport outreach mission conducte
New consular office to open in Alberta, Canada
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
In a photo taken September 22, 2013 during a passport outreach mission conducted by the Vancouver Philippine Consul General in Red Deer, a mixture of those who are awaiting to be called and those who are “chance” applicants, clog up the hallway of a... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Wheat KingsKevin Cheveldayoff is spending his birthday with the Brandon . THE WEEK THAT W
Wheat Kings
Brandon Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Kevin Cheveldayoff is spending his birthday with the Brandon . THE WEEK THAT WAS: The Brandon went 2-2 on a four game road trip, losing 4-3 to the Edmonton Oil Kings on Friday, rallying late to beat the Red Deer Rebels 2-1 on... Read more
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Minot Daily News
ON THE SCENE: API Bakken ChapterWith the drop in oil prices and oil and gas companies cutting their budgets, th
ON THE SCENE: API Bakken Chapter
Minot Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
With the drop in oil prices and oil and gas companies cutting their budgets, the Bakken Chapter has lost members, but those who remain want to continue the organization. They need more members so they can go on with their mission to help the... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Leafs fans can be patient with the Babcock era aheadThe applause was generous. Most at the Air Canada Centre stayed sitting in thei
Leafs fans can be patient with the Babcock era ahead
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 8 days ago
The applause was generous. Most at the Air Canada Centre stayed sitting in their seats, although a few chose to stand and offer Mike Babcock a little extra. Which seemed appropriate. Babcock was behind the bench Thursday night for the 1,000th... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock reaches major NHL milestoneWhen Scotty Bowman first met Mike Babcock, he was the 37-year-old coach of the
Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock reaches major NHL milestone
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
When Scotty Bowman first met Mike Babcock, he was the 37-year-old coach of the minor-league Cincinnati Mighty Ducks, right out of successful run as a junior coach. The Detroit Red Wings had several prospects playing in Cincinnati – Jiri Fischer,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Johnny Reid set to heat up Canadian fans this winterThe more the merrier for The blue-eyed soul man will play nearly 50 shows in a
Johnny Reid set to heat up Canadian fans this winter
Calgary Sun / Posted 9 days ago
The more the merrier for The blue-eyed soul man will play nearly 50 shows in a little over 60 days on his current Canadian tour. But he wouldn’t have it any other way. “I’m a glutton for punishment,” laughs the 41-year-old Reid in his familiar... Read more
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Penticton Western News
SEQUEIRA: Giving local kids a sporting chanceSo Penticton is a hockey town? I think it’s pretty safe to say any Canadian com
SEQUEIRA: Giving local kids a sporting chance
Penticton Western News / Posted 9 days ago
So Penticton is a hockey town? I think it’s pretty safe to say any Canadian community is unless they don’t have their own rink. An argument could be made that Penticton is a soccer town based on the number of kids and adults registered. Does that... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Wheat KingsTHE WEEK THAT WAS: The Brandon went 2-2 on a four game road trip, losing 4-3 t
Wheat Kings
Brandon Sun / Posted 9 days ago
THE WEEK THAT WAS: The Brandon went 2-2 on a four game road trip, losing 4-3 to the Edmonton Oil Kings on Friday, rallying late to beat the Red Deer Rebels 2-1 on Saturday, dropping a 6-3 decision to the Calgary Hitmen on Sunday and... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Local SportsTHE WEEK THAT WAS: The Brandon Wheat Kings went 2-2 on a four game road trip, l
Local Sports
Brandon Sun / Posted 9 days ago
THE WEEK THAT WAS: The Brandon Wheat Kings went 2-2 on a four game road trip, losing 4-3 to the Edmonton Oil Kings on Friday, rallying late to beat the Red Deer Rebels 2-1 on Saturday, dropping a 6-3 decision to the Calgary Hitmen on Sunday and... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Wheat Kings within four points of conference leadTHE WEEK THAT WAS: The Brandon Wheat Kings went 2-2 on a four game road trip, l
Wheat Kings within four points of conference lead
Brandon Sun / Posted 9 days ago
THE WEEK THAT WAS: The Brandon Wheat Kings went 2-2 on a four game road trip, losing 4-3 to the Edmonton Oil Kings on Friday, rallying late to beat the Red Deer Rebels 2-1 on Saturday, dropping a 6-3 decision to the Calgary Hitmen on Sunday and... Read more
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Airdrie Echo
Thunder collect needed win in playoff raceThe Airdrie Techmation Thunder earned a much-needed 3-2 win over the Three Hill
Thunder collect needed win in playoff race
Airdrie Echo / Posted 9 days ago
The Airdrie Techmation Thunder earned a much-needed 3-2 win over the Three Hills Thrashers Jan. 30. Thunder head coach Randy Buckle said his team could have taken a larger lead, scoring on one of five breakaways on Thrashers’ goaltender Greg Pols in... Read more
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Strathmore Standard
Warriors in tight race for first in divisionThe Wheatland Warriors are fighting for first place, as the season is winding d
Warriors in tight race for first in division
Strathmore Standard / Posted 9 days ago
The Wheatland Warriors are fighting for first place, as the season is winding down. The Warriors split their games winning 5-2 against the Red Deer Steel Kings on Jan. 9 in Hussar and then losing a close game at the Spray Lake Sawmills Family Sports... Read more
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Strathmore Standard
Bisons still in contention for byeThe CFR Chemical Bisons have had an inconsistent January, but still are in a po
Bisons still in contention for bye
Strathmore Standard / Posted 9 days ago
The CFR Chemical Bisons have had an inconsistent January, but still are in a position to get that all important 1st or 2nd place playoff bye. The Bisons have three wins and two losses in the month of January with one game left to be played against... Read more
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