Alberta government won't ask RCMP to review Redford tobacco litigation case

The Alberta government won't call in the RCMP to review an ethics investigation into Alison Redford's handling of the province's $10-billion tobacco litigation contract, a...

The Rich Live Longer Everywhere. For the Poor, Geography Matters.

... Parkersburg Muskogee Enid Ada Elk City Sherman Chickasha Oklahoma City Ardmore Lawton Tulsa Woodward Altus Stillwater Okmulgee La Grande Eugene Portland Bend Roseburg The...

How Justin Trudeau destroyed the NDP, and other reasons to fear (?) for humanity

... the NDP and recast her party as the “Alberta Not-the-NDP party”. (Albertans like to start parties, so all the good party banners have been...

High school baseball preview: Defending champs and other contenders for 2016

We're taking a quick look back and a look ahead for high school baseball. Who are the top teams and players in Michigan this season?...

Prep Spotlight: Jostes lifts Rochester past Normal University HIgh

CLINTON — North Mac scored a run apiece in the first and second innings and pitcher Hunter Smith made it stand in a 2-1 victory...

Outstanding Brevard Prep Football Players, Coaches Selected To FNLR-SCD All-Star Team

The Space Coast Daily – Friday Night Locker Room Offensive Co-MVPs for the 2015 season are Viera Hawks QB Hayden Kingston, right, and Tre Nixon,...

Alberta transition done, longtime senior mandarin Ricard Dicerni returns to Ottawa

(subscription)Yet, for Dicerni, the reconfiguration of the province's political scene began much earlier, at the end of the Ralph Klein years in 2006. In...

Southern Miss announces honors lists for fall semester

... Micah Putnam, Victoria Shiann Quave, Haleigh E. Ratliff, Raney Clarisse Rogers, Elizabeth Morgan Smith, Brittney Kare Spence, Catherine Lee Stephenson, Hillary J. Stump, Ashton...

Colts receiving corps gets Patriots infusion

Indianapolis announced on Thursday that it had signed Josh Boyce and Brian Tyms, both of whom called New England home last season. Boyce was ....

Editorial: Answers are required

Some Albertans may still flinch at the mention of Alison Redford, whose time as premier was marked by seemingly endless tales of lavish spending —...

Dean Raj Bellani Appointed Assistant to the President at Denison University

Rajesh “Raj” N. Bellani, who has served as dean of experiential learning and career planning at since July 2012, has been appointed assistant to...

Weekend Guide: April 7-13

Blue Room Comedy presents Raj Suresh, Shawna Blake and Ryan Baker, 8 p.m., Billiards of Springfield, 541 St. Louis St. Tickets $10. ..... Artists Recovering...

Alison Redford Investigation Decision Handed Over To B.C. Ethics Commissioner

Edmonton SunEDMONTON — Alberta's ethics commissioner is asking her counterpart in British Columbia to decide if there should be a renewed conflict-of-interest investigation of former...

Local Briefs

Jessica Danielle Smith, 25, was driving a Ford Mustang about 5 a.m. on Interstate 40 west near McConnell Road when she hit a tractor-trailer that...

A history of the highly touted Alberta Enviro Monitoring Agency, now deemed a costly waste

then-premier Alison Redford at launch of AEMERA in October. “This continues to be a public relations body first and an environmental reporting agency second.” —...

Alberta's ethics commissioner cites conflict of interest, removes herself from review of tobacco litigation contract

CBC.caCiting a personal conflict of interest, Alberta's ethics commissioner has asked her B.C. counterpart to determine whether another investigation into former premier Alison Redford's handling...

Study investigates taxpayers overpaying on Medicaid

But that tab could be much cheaper says George Mason University's Brian Blasé; a Mercatus Senior Research Fellow in Washington D.C. Blasé says he found...

Alison Redford's Ethics Need To Be Investigated Again: Former Judge

National PostEDMONTON — A former Supreme Court judge is calling for another investigation into conflict-of-interest allegations involving former Alberta premier Alison Redford. Frank Iacobucci makes...

Winston-Salem woman killed in I-40 westbound wreck identified

Knox said 25-year-old Jessica Danielle Smith, of Winston-Salem, was driving a Ford Mustang when she ran off the roadway, striking the back of the truck.

Winston-Salem woman killed after car hits truck stopped along Interstate 40 in Guilford County

Jessica Danielle Smith, 25, died at the scene of the crash just before 5 a.m. on Interstate 40 near McConnell Road just west of Interstate...

Officials Investigate Fatal Crash Involving Truck with Oversize Load

GREENSBORO -- The highway patrol is investigating a fatal wreck involving a car and a truck carrying a wide load on I-40 in Greensboro Tuesday...

Conflict of interest probe into ex-Alberta premier Alison Redford lacked important evidence: report

A former Alberta ethics commissioner lacked important evidence in his conflict of interest investigation into how Alison Redford awarded the province's lawsuit against big tobacco...

State champion Withrow girls re-rack on track

“In individual events, we're poised to be strong as well with athletes such as Doneasha Brewer, Niyah Carpenter and J'Alyiea Smith setting the tone.” Brewer...

Fincastle United Methodist to hold chicken barbecue, yard sale Saturday, April 23

... Ga., and Danielle (Wayne) Dickerson of Christiansburg; stepgrandchildren, Taylor Thompson, Callie (Cody) Johnston, Maddie White, Destiny Bishop, Lacey Bishop, and Grace Bishop; sisters, Bonnie...

Community News For The Wethersfield Edition

WETHERSFIELD - Devon Smith and Kyle Klavins, both seniors at Wethersfield High School, have signed letters of intent to play football at the collegiate level.

Villanova vs. North Carolina TV: What channel is Villanova team stream telecast? NCAA Tournament final (4/4/16)

Scott Graham will provide play-by-play, with analyst Brian Finneran and sideline reporter Kacie McDonnell, beginning at 9 p.m. Eastern. 'Nova vs. UNC: What is line...

New DND offices will have gender-neutral toilets

(subscription)While there, she filed nationally for the website and radio programs on stories including the 2013 Alberta floods, Alison Redford's resignation and Jim Prentice's...

OSU uses rally to top Washington

CORVALLIS — Jack Anderson scored KJ Harrison with a single up the middle in the eighth inning, and Oregon State rallied for a 5-4 victory...

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Fond du Lac RBC primary election is Tuesday

Candidates for District I include: Wally Dupuis, Vanessa L. Northrup, Brenda M. Houle, Thomas Whitebird, Debra Topping, William Carpenter, Steve Smith, Charlin F. Diver and...

Marquis stands tall in IWU softball sweep

"We have a great catcher calling pitches (Danielle Smith) and a great defense. I was thinking, 'Go right after them. My defense will work behind...

178 apply for Nashville election chief job

Among the 178 who have applied are three individuals whose interest reported last month: former at-large Metro Councilman Charlie Tygard, former Madison-area Councilwoman Karen...

High school roundup: Besko stars in Arlington debut

Rosie Debellis added three goals and Danielle Heady had two goals and an assist. Rebecca Campos had a goal and three assists, Abby Carlin had...

Dozens scrambling after East Lansing shutters apartment complex

A local representative for WestPac referred the State Journal to company CEO Patrick Smith. Smith did not return messages left .... Danielle Miller of Marysville...

Tuesday's prep results

Singles: Anna Belle Whitefoot, OH, defeated Stefanie Brandt, SW, 6-1, 6-1; Tamia Ross, OH, defeated Taryn Smith, SW, 6-2, 6-2; Riley Cunningham, SW, defeated Lauren...

Lawyer to help Jack McCullough make his case

Jack McCullough, 76, appears before DeKalb County Associate Judge William Brady for a hearing on McCullough's petition for post-conviction relief uesday in the DeKalb County...

Keira McCarrell making her mark in track world

Oregon West: Cascade has a tough team with state medalists including Danielle Haddix, Elisa Kanoff, Christy Seaton, Kalulu Nggaida and has the potential to win...

Transit Middle School names second-quarter honor students

... Annabel Paradise, Maria Patti, John Peters, Gemma Petrulla, Priya Pindiprolu, Carter Pniewski, Megha Pratapwar, Daniel Purizhansky, Eilidh Purkiss, Alexa Rafferty, Nina Raj, Megan Rajakrishnan,...

Dion lays out Liberal foreign policy doctrine: 'Responsible conviction'

(subscription) (subscription)While there, she filed nationally for the website and radio programs on stories including the 2013 Alberta floods, Alison Redford's resignation and Jim...

Collinsville's Mallory Vaughn pulls third-straight MVP

Honorable Mention: Rylee DeLozier, Makayla Bowman, Collinsville; Skylar Muncie, Caley Robinson, Carly Robinson, Claremore; Kaycee Kelley, Coweta; Abigail Fernandez, Coweta; Danielle Holt, Malorie Smith, Glenpool;...

Jordan Smith Finally Breaks 'The Voice's' Sales Curse

The previous record was held by Season 3 champ Cassadee Pope, whose debut album Frame by Frame sold 43,000 copies in its first week, followed...

Meghan Trainor Reveals Vocal Surgery 'Crisis': 'I Was on Top of the World' - and 'Then I Was at the Bottom'

Trainor even reached out to some of her famous friends for advice. "I texted Sam Smith, 'Should I get this done and fix this now...

Do billionaires fleeing Canadian taxes deserve public subsidies for their Alberta franchises?

(blog) (blog)Since then, Ottawa's Frank Magazine has reported Edwards has been seen in the company of former Alberta premier Alison Redford, a person whose...

Area bowling for March 26

Area bowling. BPA Friday Seniors. at Abbott. Jim Imbirowicz 678, Sandy Tanner 677, Jessee Hipkiss Jr. 257, Mike Dunford 252, Keith Kowal 250. Next week...

Friday's "360": Poquoson's Tyler strikes out 12, pitches softball shutout for Hokies; JMU wins 19-inning baseball game

Friday's "360": Poquoson's Tyler strikes out 12, pitches softball shutout for Hokies; JMU wins 19-inning baseball gameIn Game 2, the host Pirates' Diamond Ponds batted...

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Stephen Carter, a political strategist who was once chief of staff to former premier Alison Redford, notes the PCs and Wildrose have been neck-and-neck in...

Vampire Noir Pic 'Corbin Nash' Adds Malcolm McDowell, Rutger Hauer, Bruce Davison & Corey Feldman

Rutger Hauer is repped by Julia Buchwald at DBA. Bruce Davison is repped by Chris Roe Management. Corey Feldman is repped by Scott Carlson. Fernanda...

Oil downturn a boon for shipbuilding industry bracing for stiff competition

(subscription) (subscription)While there, she filed nationally for the website and radio programs on stories including the 2013 Alberta floods, Alison Redford's resignation and Jim...

Notre Dame's Campbell the best among area girls basketball players

Danielle Nennig, Jr., Wrightstown: Nennig averaged 14.2 ppg. and 4.6 apg. She also was the Tigers' top defender. SECOND ... Anja Smith, Jr., St. Mary's...