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September 29, 2022 September 29, 2022

Comets settle for a rare tie against Ernest Manning

By Garrett Simmons Westwind Weekly News Tie games are certainly a rarity in the football world. For the Raymond Comets, however, Friday’s game against Calgary’s Ernest Manning High School ended in a 34-34 draw, as the Alberta Tier 1 teams went back and forth in a tight affair. The last two quarters were particularly explosive, as the teams traded scores before both squads settled for… Read More »

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Perception vs. reality: a doctor’s perspective on gambling and sports betting ads

By Cal Braid Sunny South News A recent opinion piece in the southern Alberta newspapers entitled “Sports betting goes mainstream” painted an unflattering picture of the… Read More »

Study shows impact of racism on Kainai and outlines recommendations

By Erika Mathieu Westwind Weekly News A study on the prevalence and impact of racial violence against Kainai/Blood Tribe members was published earlier this month… Read More »

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Postseason bid still looking healthy for the Jays

By Cole Parkinson Westwind News We’re a few short weeks from the MLB’s postseason officially starting and the Toronto Blue Jays look to be in… Read More »

Second round or bust for Maple Leafs yet again

By Cole Parkinson Westwind News The question has been asked numerous times over the past few years— will the Toronto Maple Leafs ever get out… Read More »

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Tips to protect against scams

By Kenyon Stronski Sunny South News As the Internet continues to evolve and grow, the types of scams we as a consumer can come across… Read More »

The most versatile soup this harvest season

By Erika Mathieu Sunny South News Colour me orange; the leaves are turning, the sweaters are returning, and the pumpkin patch is calling. There is… Read More »


The unfortunate reality of confirmation bias and algorithmic learning

As we progress further and further into the digital age, companies and producers alike experiment with different ways of peddling you information about their products.… Read More »

Sports betting goes mainstream

It started rather innocuously when we were watching hockey in the spring of 2022. The TV gets a lot more use once the NHL playoffs… Read More »


Supports available for ag industry for dry conditions

By Nikki Jamieson Westwind Weekly News The province is providing support and resources to help the the agriculture industry weather the ongoing drought. As the… Read More »

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