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Babies who eat peanuts are less likely to develop allergy, study suggests

Data from 2,600 Canadian kids used in long-running study on root causes of chronic diseases

WATCH: Job seekers find Black Press’s career fair helpful

More than 30 booths were at the event

  • Nov 28, 2019

Death of Vancouver-raised model-actor Godfrey Gao sparks outpouring of grief

Born in Taiwan’s capital of Taipei, Gao moved to Vancouver as a child and went on to study at Capilano University

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Lacombe Community Health Centre officially opens its doors
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The Expert - Vol. 1 - Ep. VI - Amnesty International Canada Secretary General Alex Neve
The Expert - Vol. 1 - Ep. IV - Sean Holman

Freeland heads to Washington for trade talks with U.S. and Mexico

Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland working to ratify the new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement

CP Holiday Train rolls into Lacombe in support of local food bank

Cp Holiday Train arrives in Lacombe at 6:50 p.m. on December 6, 2019

City of Lacombe council highlights – Nov. 25

The next scheduled Council Meetings is Dec. 9, 2019, at 5 p.m.

Lacombe council receives update to Affordable Housing Strategy

Four key priorities identified by Affordable Housing Committee

Appeal denied: Alberta’s top court upholds conviction of triple-murderer

Douglas Garland was convicted of first-degree murder in the deaths of a couple and their grandson

  • Dec 6, 2019

Bentley farmer finishes baling hay on Nov. 29

Baling snow covered hay requires persistence

  • Dec 3, 2019

Snow expected within the next 24 hours

Snowfall expected in Rimbey and area

  • Dec 3, 2019

Caribou habitat restoration may be ineffective in the short term, says UBC study

Wildlife responses to habitat restoration are often assumed rather than verified, a new B.C. study suggests

VIDEO: Ways to stay warm and not waste energy this winter

Cooking at home, installing thicker curtains and dusting off radiator vents a few ways to save money

Scheer appoints floor-crossing Liberal as deputy leader of Conservative party

Leona Alleslev was first elected as a Liberal in 2015, but crossed the floor to join the Conservatives in 2018

‘It was getting terrifying:’ Toronto students attend hearing for alleged feces-thrower

The case had to be moved to a larger courtroom to accommodate throngs of onlookers

Supreme Court declines to hear extradition appeal in cyber abuse case

Case arose in January 2012, when someone had a webcam chat with a 17-year old girl in Virginia Beach, Va

Media asks court to approve broadcast, webcast of Meng’s extradition hearings

Meng, Huawei’s chief financial officer, is free on bail and living in Vancouver while awaiting the extradition hearing

Murder charge laid in case of Kelowna woman found dead near Edmonton

Blake Jolicoeur, 36, from Spruce Grove has been charged in the death

Snowbirds aerobatics team to return to Canada after crash in U.S.

The Snowbirds have performed at airshows across Canada and the U.S. for more than 40 years

Climate change threatens food production in countries that need it most: study

For some countries, average farm production could increase while fisheries decline