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Fatal car accident claims the life of Alberta man

On July 2, 2018, 61-year-old, Alfred Keep, from Redcliff, AB was involved in a car accident on the Trans-Canada Highway west of Calgary. EMS officials stated the multi-car collision occurred at the bottom of Scott Lake Hill, said to be 60 km outside of Calgary. Keep was driving east when a semi struck him, also headed east,...
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Trooper passes away in tragic drowning accident

On the evening of June 22, 2018, Trooper Samuel Christiansen went missing. While swimming in the Ottawa River, he got caught in a strong current of rapids. Sadly, Trooper Christiansen did not survive. The 20-year old’s body was discovered on June 27, through the search efforts of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Aviation Unit, Underwater Search...
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Vimy Foundation Centennial Park

The land currently laying across from the Canadian National Vimy Memorial in France will be home to the Vimy Foundation Centennial Park. A hundred Centennial Trees, grown from the Vimy Oak acorn that fell from a European Oak during the Battle of Vimy Ridge, will grace the lands of the park. Commemorative Vimy Oaks are available...
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