Research details different accents across the Prairies

Travel from Edmonton to Lethbridge, Alta. and you might notice locals speak a little differently. That’s what a linguistics student at the University of Alberta has

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Jim Carr visits Calgary as first stop as federal government’s special representative for the Prairies

In his first trip as the federal government’s special representative for the Prairies, Jim Carr will speak in Calgary today. The Winnipeg South Centre

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Prolonged rain expected to put a halt to harvest across the Prairies

A series of low-pressure systems are expected to develop over the next several days, pushing constant, widespread rain across the Prairies and putting halt

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Weather Beaten

It’s a harsh life out there, but there are moments of idyllic-ness… Summer, central Alberta. Posted by Gordon Hunter on 2015-02-05 15:03:13 Tagged: ,

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Winter wallop hits prairies for last weekend of January

On Sunday, a powerful low pressure system swept across the prairies and brought heavy snowfall, freezing rain, dangerously strong winds and record-setting temperatures with

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Crystal meth eclipsing opioids on the Prairies: ‘There’s no lack of meth on the street’

Police are dealing with a prairie fire of methamphetamine use which is rapidly overtaking fentanyl as the drug of choice for many. Opioid use

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