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Oilsands producer Cenovus pledges $50 million to build Indigenous housing

Oilsands producer Cenovus pledges $50 million to build Indigenous housing

CALGARY — Indigenous leaders say they hope other companies will follow the lead of Cenovus Energy Inc.
Monahan scores shootout winner as Flames edge rival Oilers 4-3

Monahan scores shootout winner as Flames edge rival Oilers 4-3

EDMONTON — There was definitely an old-school, playoff atmosphere on display in Edmonton on Wednesday night. Sean Monahan scored the shootout winner as the Calgary Flames snapped a two-game skid with a 4-3 victory over the Edmonton Oilers.
Edmonton Oilers, Zack Kassian agree to four-year contract extension

Edmonton Oilers, Zack Kassian agree to four-year contract extension

EDMONTON — Forward Zack Kassian has signed a four-year contract extension with the Edmonton Oilers. The 29-year-old from Windsor, Ont., and the club agreed to a deal averaging US$3.20 million annually, according to multiple reports.
Monahan scores shootout winner as Flames edge rival Oilers 4-3

Monahan scores shootout winner as Flames edge rival Oilers 4-3

EDMONTON — Sean Monahan scored the shootout winner as the Calgary Flames snapped a two-game skid with a 4-3 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Wednesday.

Truck driver charged in fatal highway crash in southeastern Alberta last summer

OYEN, Alta. — RCMP in Alberta say they have charged the driver of a semi tractor trailer involved in a fatal crash last summer. Police say the crash happened Aug. 7 near Oyen, Alta. about 35 kilometres west of the Saskatchewan boundary.
Alberta panel suggests schools 'balance' lessons about climate change, oilsands

Alberta panel suggests schools 'balance' lessons about climate change, oilsands

CALGARY — Alberta's education minister is endorsing a panel report that recommends school children learn all views about climate change along with the value of the province's oil and gas sector.
Cenovus credits quota easing as it ramps up crude-by-rail output to 100,000 bpd

Cenovus credits quota easing as it ramps up crude-by-rail output to 100,000 bpd

CALGARY — An executive with Cenovus Energy Inc. says it produced more crude in December thanks to the Alberta government's decision last fall to allow producers to exceed provincial quotas if they move the additional barrels by rail.
Cenovus credits quota easing as it ramps up crude-by-rail output to 100,000 bpd

Cenovus credits quota easing as it ramps up crude-by-rail output to 100,000 bpd

CALGARY — An executive with Cenovus Energy Inc. says it produced more crude in December thanks to the Alberta government's decision last fall to allow producers to exceed provincial quotas if they move the additional barrels by rail.
Two rings belonging to Calgary QB Bo Levi Mitchell stolen, police say

Two rings belonging to Calgary QB Bo Levi Mitchell stolen, police say

Calgary police said Wednesday two rings belonging to Calgary Stampeders quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell were stolen earlier this month.
Two rings belonging to Calgary QB Bo Levi Mitchell stolen, police say

Two rings belonging to Calgary QB Bo Levi Mitchell stolen, police say

Calgary police said Wednesday two rings belonging to Calgary Stampeders quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell were stolen earlier this month.