Alberta Flood

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'I Just Really Want To Get Back Home'

SIKSIKA, Alta. - Scotty Owl Child just wants to be back home.His was one of about 170 houses hit by devastating floods last June on the Siksika reserve, about an hour's drive east of Calgary.Owl Child...
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Flood Anniversary Could See.. Flooding

CALGARY - With the anniversary of the 2013 flood just around the corner, a rainfall warning is raising the anxiety level in a lot of southern Alberta communities.On Monday, Environment Canada issued t...
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Let's Talk About The Weather

TORONTO - Canada's top weather stories for 2013 from Environment Canada, ranked on the degree to which Canada and Canadians were impacted, the extent of the area affected, economic effects and longevi...
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Will This Stop Future Floods?

CALGARY - Premier Alison Redford has announced new steps to prevent a repeat of the disastrous floods that struck southern Alberta last summer.Redford told a Calgary audience that reviews are set to b...
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Nominate A Flood Hero

EDMONTON - Alberta is looking for some flood heroes.Premier Alison Redford says her government wants to recognize those who went above and beyond the call to help during the June floods that devastate...
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5 Million Hours Washed Away

OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says the extensive flooding that hit Alberta in June produced a net loss of 5.1 million hours of work.The agency says 300,000 employed Albertans, or 13.5 per cent of the tot...
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Tough Times Ahead, Redford Warns

CALGARY - Alberta Premier Alison Redford says provincial estimates show "well over" $5 billion will be needed to rebuild infrastructure after severe flooding in June.Talking on Calgary radio station C...