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Marilyn Thomson, Gordon Klaus's sister, joined by family members outside the Red Deer Courthouse following Wednesday's sentencing hearing for Jason Klaus and Joshua Frank.
Marilyn Thomson, Gordon Klaus's sister, joined by family members outside the Red Deer Courthouse following Wednesday's sentencing hearing for Jason Klaus and Joshua Frank. rdnewsNOW / Troy Gillard

Pair convicted of killing family to be eligible for parole after 25 years

By The Canadian Press
February 15, 2018 - 9:31am

RED DEER — An Alberta judge has ruled that two men found guilty of murdering three family members will not have to spend additional time in prison before they can apply for parole.

Canada's Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford in Bronze in Pairs figure skatig
Canada's Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford in Bronze in Pairs figure skatig The Canadian Press

Canada kicks off Day 6 at Pyeongchang with bronze in figure skating

By The Canadian Press
February 15, 2018 - 12:47am

PYEONGCHANG, Korea, Republic Of — Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford ended a dry spell for Canada in pairs figure skating, capping their final Olympics with a bronze medal on Day 6 of competition at the Pyeongchang Games.

David Eggen visits a Lethbridge school
David Eggen visits a Lethbridge school LNN filre photo

Alberta eyes pay grid and ceiling to rein in rising pay for school superintendents

By The Canadian Press
February 13, 2018 - 1:29pm

EDMONTON -  Alberta's education minister says salaries for school superintendents are out of line with the rest of the province and need to be reined in.

David Eggen says he's looking at a number of options, including a pay cap and a salary grid.

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Alberta Premier Notley unveils high-profile task force to counter B.C. 'attack'

By The Canadian Press
February 9, 2018 - 5:38pm

CALGARY - Premier Rachel Notley has unveiled a task force she says will defend Alberta jobs from B.C.'s "unconstitutional attack" on the Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion, but she wouldn't give details on exactly what the high-profile group will consider or when they will act.

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