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Alberta ultramarathoner Dave Proctor plots another cross-Canada speed record

CALGARY — Ultramarathoner Dave Proctor is planning another assault on the cross-Canada speed record. The 38-year-old from Okotoks, Alta., attempted to run across the country in record time in 2018.
Tre Roberson, Stampeders edge Tiger-Cats 19-18 for third win in a row

Tre Roberson, Stampeders edge Tiger-Cats 19-18 for third win in a row

CALGARY — A little bit of insight from Mark Killam helped Tre Roberson make a clutch play for the Calgary Stampeders on Saturday afternoon.

CPL Roundup: Kadin Chung lifts Victoria's Pacific FC over FC Edmonton 1-0

EDMONTON — Kadin Chung scored in the 28th minute as Victoria's Pacific FC beat FC Edmonton 1-0 on Saturday in Canadian Premier League action. Ben Fisk and Zachary Verhoven each had three shots, one on target, for Pacific FC (4-5-3).
Alberta ending separate offices for climate change, environmental monitoring

Alberta ending separate offices for climate change, environmental monitoring

EDMONTON — Alberta's United Conservative government plans to eliminate its stand-alone offices for climate change policy and environmental monitoring, a move some say will damage the province's standing and its ability to make science-based plans.

Alberta police force defends officers who killed injured deer with knife

MEDICINE HAT, Alta. — A police force in southern Alberta is defending two officers who killed a severely injured deer with a knife to end its suffering.
Connor McDavid cleared to practise as he rehabs knee at Oilers training camp

Connor McDavid cleared to practise as he rehabs knee at Oilers training camp

EDMONTON — It's so far, so good for Connor McDavid at training camp as he rehabs his knee.
Olympic bob champ Kaillie Humphries says she's forced to slide for U.S.

Olympic bob champ Kaillie Humphries says she's forced to slide for U.S.

CALGARY — Kaillie Humphries says Canada's governing body of bobsled has left her no other option than to compete for another country.
Alberta government wants MLAs to be called back early to the legislature

Alberta government wants MLAs to be called back early to the legislature

EDMONTON — Alberta's United Conservative government wants to reconvene the legislature earlier than planned.
Mitchell puts unbeaten record on the line as Stampeders host Ticats

Mitchell puts unbeaten record on the line as Stampeders host Ticats

CALGARY — Bo Levi Mitchell's return to the Calgary Stampeders isn't good news for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Mitchell will make his third straight start Saturday when Calgary (7-4) hosts Hamilton (9-2) on Saturday night.

Judge in Calgary drunk-driving case worried about attitude to impaired driving

CALGARY — A Calgary judge who has ordered a lengthy prison term for a woman convicted in a drunk-driving crash that killed a young man says Canadians are not getting the message about the dangers of driving impaired.