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People took some pretty amazing photos of this week’s snowfall in the rockies!

April 12, 2015

It’s been a strange winter here in Alberta, some people say it never even got started. But while the big cities had nice weather for the past couple of weeks, something magical has been happening in the mountains, and I’m …
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Cirque du Soleil’s Kurios is wildly weird!

April 10, 2015

I’ve lived in Calgary for ten years, and by my count, Cirque du Soleil has come here five times. Maybe six. But they come to town enough that some Calgarians might be asking themselves “So how’s this show different than …
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44 others things that happened the first year the PCs took office!

April 7, 2015 1

It looks like Alberta will soon be heading to the polls and once again, Albertans will have to decide if the PCs, who have been in charge since 1971, deserve some more time in office. It seems hard to believe that …
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Check out Alberta’s unbelievable mountaintop snowshoeing adventure!

April 2, 2015 1

Presented by Travel Alberta You know how when you think you know someone, but they go ahead and surprise you? Well, that’s what Sunshine Village did for me. Hands down, it’s one of the most famous ski hills in all …
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Team Redford and Smith confirmed for The Amazing Race Canada!

April 1, 2015 3

As you’ve probably heard, my dad and I try out for the Amazing Race every year, but so far we haven’t been lucky enough. We always say it’s because there’s so many great teams and this year, we totally understand …
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Everything you need to know about the Book of Mormon lottery!

March 30, 2015 1

This week, the touring production of Book of Mormon comes to Calgary, show so popular it took less time to sell out then it did for you to read this sentence. Basically since the show opened back in 2011, it’s …
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Pregnant Global anchor addresses angry letters about her looks.

March 29, 2015 2

Rage. Rage is the feeling you’ll feel after watching this video of Global Vancouver’s Kristi Gordon addressing the letters she gets from viewers of the show who feel the need to comment on what she wears, especially now that’s she’s …
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Why Does Jasper Even Celebrate Pride?

March 29, 2015

“Why Does Jasper Even Celebrate Pride?” That’s a question I heard a lot during the weeks leading up to my visit to the small rural mountain town, five hours north west of Calgary. In my lifetime, celebrating pride has gone …
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Four things we learned about Nenshi on The Rick Mercer Report

March 25, 2015 4

On Tuesday night, Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi was the special guest on CBC’s Rick Mercer report.  After being our mayor for five years now, you’d think we’d know everything about the man behind @nenshi, but you’d be wrong. Here’s four things …
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How to be Be Fool Proof on April 1st!

March 25, 2015

Presented by Virgin Mobile Virgin Mobile wants to help Canadians avoid the devastating embarrassment of being pranked on April Fool’s Day. Along with their own campaign, they have asked me to share some of my own experiences with you, and …
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This sweater is made completely with the hair of gay Canadians!

March 24, 2015

More than a hundred gay Canadians have joined together (literally) to make the gayest sweater anyone has ever seen. Okay, that probably needs some context. The Gay Sweater Project is an initiative created to educate people that the word ‘gay’ should …
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Coors Altitude asks: “What’s your alter ego?” I bet I can guess yours.

March 23, 2015

This post is presented by Coors Altitude Can I name your alter ego? Do you have a second self? Another side of you that only comes out once in a while, also known as an alter ego. Beyonce is Sasha …
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Did you know you can ski Alberta’s slopes using Google Maps?

March 17, 2015

I was planning an upcoming road trip and I just stumbled upon something really cool. Did you know that you can use Google Maps to check out any number of Alberta’s ski resorts. And I don’t mean their parking lots, …
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Meet Big Brother Canada’s three Calgarian houseguests!

March 16, 2015

Here we go again! Big Brother Canada is about to make it’s third season premiere and Calgary is once again well represented. Well, by “well represented” I mean there are people in the house from Calgary, we’ll have to see …
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Campaign hopes to bring Kevin Bacon to Alberta town to dance away embarrassing new law!

March 11, 2015 15

Oh internet, you never cease to amaze me! You may have heard that the extremely small town of Taber, Alberta has recently passed a new law that makes it illegal to spit or swear in public. It also creates a …
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Five facts about the new Q host!

March 10, 2015 1

Well, it’s official! After months of specutation, the CBC has finally announced who will be the new host of Q.  (We all remember what happened to he who should not be named, right?) And the new host is….. Shad! If …
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