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Bail denied for Calgary murder suspect Christian Whitebear

Bail denied for Calgary murder suspect Christian Whitebear

Murder suspect Christian Whitebear will remain in custody pending trial, a Calgary judge ruled Wednesday. Court of Queen’s Bench Justice John McCarthy agreed with Crown prosecutors Susan Ansari and Joe Mercier there were grounds to detain Whitebear. McCarthy made the ruling after hearing submissions from Ansari and defence lawyer George …

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Perfect storm cools Calgary housing market

Perfect storm cools Calgary housing market

A combination of the new mortgage stress test, an economy still looking for signs of a real recovery, a long winter and a low level of buyer confidence has had an effect on the Calgary housing market. Here’s how the numbers added up in April compared to April 2017, as …

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King of Calgary Olympics won marathon of life

King of Calgary Olympics won marathon of life

According to his son, Dave, it’s a story Frank King told every Tuesday while working out at the Glencoe Club. That said, it was a tale well worth re-telling at King’s Celebration of Life on Thursday when the man who brought Calgary the 1988 Olympics was saluted for forever reaching …

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‘Cavalry’ the Canadian Premier League team in Calgary

‘Cavalry’ the Canadian Premier League team in Calgary

Sixteen years ago, Tommy Wheeldon Jr. arrived in Canada to play professional soccer for the Calgary Storm. A few years later, the team folded, but he’s said countless times in the years since that the Calgary market could and would support another professional team if the chance came along. On …

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