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Calgary energy company told to abandon hundreds of wells after ongoing care problems

Calgary energy company told to abandon hundreds of wells after ongoing care problems

CALGARY — A Calgary energy company has been ordered to abandon close to 1,000 wells, pipelines and other facilities over concerns about care and maintenance of the sites.
Senior Alberta NDP legislature member Shannon Phillips to resign seat

Senior Alberta NDP legislature member Shannon Phillips to resign seat

EDMONTON — Shannon Phillips, a member of the Alberta's Opposition NDP and a former environment minister, is quitting public life, citing toxic politics and police surveillance.
Shania Twain, Our Lady Peace to perform in Edmonton ahead of Stanley Cup games

Shania Twain, Our Lady Peace to perform in Edmonton ahead of Stanley Cup games

EDMONTON — Two of the biggest musical acts in Canadian history will be backing the Edmonton Oilers and entertaining their fans during the Stanley Cup Final.
Whisky, rum and key lime pie: Smith and DeSantis place wager on Stanley Cup final

Whisky, rum and key lime pie: Smith and DeSantis place wager on Stanley Cup final

EDMONTON — Alberta Premier Danielle Smith and Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis have made a friendly wager on the Stanley Cup final.
CEBL roundup: Stingers stung at home 100-79 by red-hot River Lions

CEBL roundup: Stingers stung at home 100-79 by red-hot River Lions

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Stingers had their sights set on grabbing a share of the Western Conference lead with the Vancouver Bandits. The visiting Niagara River Lions had other plans.
Calgary mayor apologizes for communication gaps as city works to repair water main

Calgary mayor apologizes for communication gaps as city works to repair water main

CALGARY — Calgary's mayor is apologizing for failing to communicate better with residents as the city continues to urge water conservation until a major feeder main that failed last week is repaired.
Bobrovsky shines, Panthers blank Oilers 3-0 in Game 1 of Stanley Cup final

Bobrovsky shines, Panthers blank Oilers 3-0 in Game 1 of Stanley Cup final

SUNRISE — Connor McDavid liked his team's performance. Zach Hyman felt the same. Sergei Bobrovsky was just that much better.
17-year-old charged with first-degree murder in Calgary teen's death

17-year-old charged with first-degree murder in Calgary teen's death

CALGARY — A 17-year-old has been charged with murder in a Calgary teen's death earlier this week.
Calgary water conservation progress made as crews repair water main break: officials

Calgary water conservation progress made as crews repair water main break: officials

CALGARY — Calgary's water conservation efforts have improved but there's still a "high risk" of running dry as crews continue to repair a major water main break over the next five to seven days, city officials said Saturday.
'We will run out': Calgarians urged to keep cutting water, repairs days away

'We will run out': Calgarians urged to keep cutting water, repairs days away

CALGARY — Calgary Mayor Jyoti Gondek is urging residents to continue cutting their water use or risk having it run out as crews fix a massive break in a feeder line. Gondek says there are 23 water reservoirs serving Calgary.