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World follows chaotic scenes in Ottawa

By Lethbridge Herald on October 22nd, 2014

THE CANADIAN PRESSWASHINGTON — People around the world are following the chaotic scenes in Ottawa.The shooting around Parliament has become the top news story in numerous countries.All the main American news networks are offering live coverage; it’s also the lead item on the best-known newspapers in many countries including the U.S., the UK, Mexico, France ... Read More »

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Northern Gateway pipeline between Alberta, B.C. coast gets conditional approval

By Lethbridge Herald on June 17th, 2014

THE CANADIAN PRESSOTTAWA — The federal government is giving a conditional green light to Enbridge Inc.’s controversial $6.5-billion Northern Gateway pipeline project between the Alberta oilsands and the B.C. coast.A joint federal review panel recommended approval of the 1,177-kilometre pipeline in December, with 209 conditions; the Conservative government has made it clear that finding new ... Read More »

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CN workers give company notice of intention to strike

By Lethbridge Herald on February 5th, 2014

Canadian National Railway Co. workers could be off the job as early as Saturday.In a press release posted on its website this morning, CN said the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference – Conductors, Trainpersons and Yardpersons (TCRC-CTY), which represents approximately 3,000 CN train and yard operations employees in Canada, has given the company 72 hours’ notice ... Read More »

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Police say Michael Stanley is suspect in sex assault

By Lethbridge Herald on October 22nd, 2013

THE CANADIAN PRESSEDMONTON — Seattle police say they believe a high-risk sex offender who fled Canada may be the suspect in the sexual assault of a 16-year-old boy.In a news release, police say they were told that Michael Stanley met the teen at a grocery store, plied him with alcohol and sexually assaulted him.More coming... Read More »

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