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Rural Alberta municipalities struggling to cope with unpaid oil and gas taxes

Rural Alberta municipalities struggling to cope with unpaid oil and gas taxes

Big Lakes County wrote off $6 million in unpaid property taxes from oil and gas companies in the last two years
UPDATE: Kobe Bryant killed in helicopter crash in California

UPDATE: Kobe Bryant killed in helicopter crash in California

Basketball star's daughter Gianna, 13, also reported to be on board
Update: Lawsuit against Maurice dismissed in court

Update: Lawsuit against Maurice dismissed in court

Eddie Maurice discontinued his $150,000 counterclaim against Ryan Randy Watson on Jan. 16.
Online push to see Terry Fox on $5 bill

Online push to see Terry Fox on $5 bill

Bank of Canada to launch public consultation later this month
Physicians speak out about proposed cuts

Physicians speak out about proposed cuts

On the lighter side ... Sedan spotted with snowmobile on its roof on B.C. highway (VIDEO)

On the lighter side ... Sedan spotted with snowmobile on its roof on B.C. highway (VIDEO)

"I just wondered how they managed to get the snowmobile on top of the car."
Swastikas painted on Athabasca taxi

Swastikas painted on Athabasca taxi

Jan. 7 incident latest in ongoing vandalism spree against Athabasca cab company
Father says teen hockey player paralyzed by on-ice collision inspired by support

Father says teen hockey player paralyzed by on-ice collision inspired by support

WINNIPEG — The father of a junior hockey player left paralysed after an on-ice collision says the 19-year-old has been inspired by the outpouring of support he's received from the hockey community across the country. "Humanity is astounding.
UPDATE: Thomas scores winner as Canada beats Russia for gold at world juniors

UPDATE: Thomas scores winner as Canada beats Russia for gold at world juniors

Restaurant provides free food for the homeless and those in need

Restaurant provides free food for the homeless and those in need

Sulainder Singh, owner of Quesada Burritos and Tacos in Okotoks, said offering free food is something many Sikhs do, and it has become an annual tradition for his family in India and now Okotoks.