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    Calgary skydiver killed in California after crash onto roof of home

    Calgary skydiver killed in California after crash onto roof of home


    Authorities have identified an Alberta skydiver who died Monday afternoon when he fell onto the roof of a home in Southern...

    Authorities have identified an Alberta skydiver who died Monday afternoon when he fell onto the roof of a home in Southern California.

    'It just broke our hearts': Lethbridge dog owners on high alert following attack in Gyro Park

    'It just broke our hearts': Lethbridge dog owners on high alert following attack in Gyro Park


    A Lethbridge couple is warning others to be careful in Gyro Park after a dog they describe as a pitbull attacked their Jack Russell terrier Thursday night, causing injuries that led to it being put...

    A Lethbridge couple is warning others to be careful in Gyro Park after a dog they describe as a pitbull attacked their Jack Russell terrier Thursday night, causing injuries that led to it being put down.

    Software developer goes back to school to learn the fine art of the slam dunk

    Software developer goes back to school to learn the fine art of the slam dunk


    Calgary software developer Paul Thorsteinson is either going to land his first dunk sometime in the next two months or get inked for the first time, but either way, he's raising money for a good...

    Calgary software developer Paul Thorsteinson is either going to land his first dunk sometime in the next two months or get inked for the first time, but either way, he's raising money for a good cause.

    Emergency alert system coming to Calgary cellphones in April

    Emergency alert system coming to Calgary cellphones in April


    Calgary will soon have a mandatory emergency alert system that pushes a short message to all cellphones, the Calgary Emergency Management Agency chief...

    Calgary will soon have a mandatory emergency alert system that pushes a short message to all cellphones, the Calgary Emergency Management Agency chief says.

    Sex offender not 'de facto' expelled, U of C fires back to lawyers' group

    Sex offender not 'de facto' expelled, U of C fires back to lawyers' group


    The University of Calgary says its decision to bar a student who is a convicted sex offender from campus is not a de facto expulsion, as suggested by a provincial lawyer's...

    The University of Calgary says its decision to bar a student who is a convicted sex offender from campus is not a de facto expulsion, as suggested by a provincial lawyer's association.

    Calgary man first to be fined for flying drone in Banff National Park

    Calgary man first to be fined for flying drone in Banff National Park


    A Calgary man wearing an easy-to-identify Edmonton Oilers jersey became the first person fined for illegal drone usage in Banff National Park, despite close to 100 reports of unidentified flying drones in 2017...

    A Calgary man wearing an easy-to-identify Edmonton Oilers jersey became the first person fined for illegal drone usage in Banff National Park, despite close to 100 reports of unidentified flying drones in 2017 alone.

    Calgary could use Saddledome for 2026 Olympics, IOC signals to local bid project team

    Calgary could use Saddledome for 2026 Olympics, IOC signals to local bid project team


    International Olympic Committee officials assured the team in charge of exploring a possible Calgary bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics that the aging Saddledome would still be an acceptable venue for hockey and figure...

    International Olympic Committee officials assured the team in charge of exploring a possible Calgary bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics that the aging Saddledome would still be an acceptable venue for hockey and figure skating.

    Shape-shifting parkade announced for Calgary's East Village

    Shape-shifting parkade announced for Calgary's East Village


    The $80-million structure, announced by the city-owned Calgary Municipal Land Corporation, will initially provide 500 parking stalls across five levels on a desolate stretch of land sandwiched between Ninth Avenue and the CP rail tracks off Third Street...

    The $80-million structure, announced by the city-owned Calgary Municipal Land Corporation, will initially provide 500 parking stalls across five levels on a desolate stretch of land sandwiched between Ninth Avenue and the CP rail tracks off Third Street S.E.

    Fullback Rob Cote retires after 11 seasons with Stampeders

    Fullback Rob Cote retires after 11 seasons with Stampeders


    Calgary Stampeders fullback Rob Cote has retired following 11 seasons with the CFL club. Cote was born in Calgary and raised in...

    Calgary Stampeders fullback Rob Cote has retired following 11 seasons with the CFL club. Cote was born in Calgary and raised in Cochrane.

    Calgary Co-op Oakridge plans not good enough for city council

    Calgary Co-op Oakridge plans not good enough for city council


    Calgary Co-op will have to rethink its redevelopment plans for an aging property in Oakridge after city council asked for more work to be done before approving a zoning...

    Calgary Co-op will have to rethink its redevelopment plans for an aging property in Oakridge after city council asked for more work to be done before approving a zoning change.

    MRU student alleged to have beaten professor in her home called 'poster child' by defence lawyer

    MRU student alleged to have beaten professor in her home called 'poster child' by defence lawyer


    The lawyer for a Calgary man charged with beating a university professor with a broomstick says violence is completely out of character for his client, while one of Matthew Brown's former hockey team managers says he's...

    The lawyer for a Calgary man charged with beating a university professor with a broomstick says violence is completely out of character for his client, while one of Matthew Brown's former hockey team managers says he's "flabbergasted."

    CP Rail fires conductor again, this time after sexy social media pictures and posts

    CP Rail fires conductor again, this time after sexy social media pictures and posts


    The train conductor who was in the locomotive during a 2014 Banff derailment has once again been fired by CP Rail, this time after butting heads with the company over social media pictures and...

    The train conductor who was in the locomotive during a 2014 Banff derailment has once again been fired by CP Rail, this time after butting heads with the company over social media pictures and posts.

    2 men wanted on murder warrants in Westbrook Mall parking lot stabbing death

    2 men wanted on murder warrants in Westbrook Mall parking lot stabbing death


    Calgary police have issued warrants for two men wanted in the death of 25-year-old Darby Chase Shade. Shade’s body was found last Tuesday in the Westbrook Mall parking lot after a nearby house party turned...

    Calgary police have issued warrants for two men wanted in the death of 25-year-old Darby Chase Shade. Shade’s body was found last Tuesday in the Westbrook Mall parking lot after a nearby house party turned violent.

    Holographic decals added to some Calgary gas pumps to fight skimming

    Holographic decals added to some Calgary gas pumps to fight skimming


    Holographic decals are being installed at Petro-Canada and Circle K pay-at-the-pump stations, in an effort to fight bank customer data theft, which police say is a billion-dollar...

    Holographic decals are being installed at Petro-Canada and Circle K pay-at-the-pump stations, in an effort to fight bank customer data theft, which police say is a billion-dollar industry.