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Wanchuk lead Saddle Bronc standings at Calgary Stampede

Calgary Stampede (Wikimedia Commons) Kolby Wanchuk of Sherwood Park, Alberta leads the Pool B Saddle Bronc standings at the 2024 Calgary Stampede. While on the bronc Alberta Moon on Monday, Wanchuk had a score of 87.5 points. Wanchuk is actually…

IIO clears officer in high-speed chase that led to fatal crash

Late on July 26, 2022, a Metro Vancouver Transit Police officer driving an unmarked Toyota Highlander tried to pull over a speeding Nissan Altima near the Burnaby-New Westminster border.  Minutes later, the Altima would hit another car, killing two teenage occupants,…

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Today in High Prairie: July 9, 2024 –

Today in High Prairie! See what’s happening today in town, celebrity birthdays, local history, world history and your daily horoscope. Please send your birthdays and community events to southpeacenews@hotmail.com and/or spneditor@outlook.com. What’s Happening Today – July 9, 2024 9:30 a.m….

Service reductions at Yellowknife Public Health extended until further notice

Service reductions at Yellowknife Public Health, triggered by a tuberculosis outbreak, will now be in place until further notice. “During this reduction of services, appointment requests will be triaged, and booked accordingly,” Krystal Pidborochynski, communications manager for the N.W.T. Health…

Australia accuses China-backed hackers of breaching government networks

Unlock the Editor’s Digest for free Roula Khalaf, Editor of the FT, selects her favourite stories in this weekly newsletter. Australia, backed by allies including the US, UK and Japan, has accused a Chinese state-backed cyber hacking group of targeting…

Hanoi university loosens height requirements for students amid outrage

[Source] The Hanoi School of Business and Management (HSB), part of the Vietnam National University in Hanoi, removed its height requirement for students on June 6 amid public outrage. The requirement previously applied to all four of its undergraduate programs,…

Mining star of the show in capital markets deal activity

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Mining Finance Banking Mining at centre of more than half the equity and equity-linked deals this year Get the latest from Barbara Shecter straight to your inbox Sign Up Published Jul 08, 2024  •  Last updated…

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National consultations begin to improve food security in remote First Nations communities

… territory governments and First Nations health organisations. Food … in partnership with First Nations people. The strategy … governments working together with First Nations health organisations. “ … important that remote First Nations communities have consistent … Source link

Carbon dioxide keeps rising in June 2024

The above image shows a trend (magenta), based on NOAA August 2008 through June 2024 data (black) and added on a canvas that is 31.42-year wide. If this trend continues, the clouds tipping point could get crossed in early 2036 due to…

Q-and-A with University of Alberta lecturer heading to space

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Local News Published Jul 06, 2024  •  Last updated 12 hours ago  •  3 minute read You can save this article by registering for free here. Or sign-in if you have an account. Three astronauts assigned to…