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Alberta move to cut energy shipments expected to hit more than B.C. fuel prices

By Dan Healing - The Canadian Press
April 17, 2018 - 3:55pm

CALGARY -- Economic damage will extend far beyond the fuel budgets of B.C. residents if Alberta passes and enacts a bill allowing it to restrict exports of oil, natural gas and refined fuels to the province as part of its ongoing pipeline dispute, observers say.

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Racist FB meme targets Blood Tribe man's young daughter and MMIW **WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT**

By Lara Fominoff @LaraFominoff on Twitter
April 11, 2018 - 10:53am Updated: April 13, 2018 - 1:44pm

LETHBRIDGE -  What started out as a hot-headed social media dispute between a man from the Blood Tribe and what may be described as an online troll on Facebook, soon took a dark and racist turn that targeted the First Nation man's young daughter, other children and his personal b

lberta Infrastructure Minister Sandra Jansen and Minister of Infrastructure and Communities Amarjeet Sohi sign the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Plan bilateral agreement.
lberta Infrastructure Minister Sandra Jansen and Minister of Infrastructure and Communities Amarjeet Sohi sign the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Plan bilateral agreement. Government of Alberta

Federal, provincial governments sign funding agreement for long-term infrastructure investments

By Dori Modney (@Dori_Modney on Twitter) with files from the Government of Alberta
April 3, 2018 - 2:32pm

EDMONTON -  Federal Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, Amerjeet Sohi and Alberta Infrastructure Minister Sandra Jansen,  announced on Tuesday (Apr 3) the signing of a bilateral agreement that will provide more than $3.3 billion in federal funding for Alberta, through the

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Ingrid Hess Lethbridge News Now

Local lawyer discusses current practice of jury selection in relation to Gerald Stanley verdict

By Aaron Mahoney (@Mahones93 on Twitter)
March 13, 2018 - 3:31pm

LETHBRIDGE - The decision of a jury in Battleford, Saskatchewan to acquit Gerald Stanley of his second-degree murder charge in the death of 22-year-old Colton Boushie ignited a firestorm across Canada, on both sides of the issue.

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