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Earn-A-Bike and Green Cyclers program teaches bike mechanics to youth

On a cold winter night, 11 children gathered in a warm shed to attend their first day at the Earn-A-Bike and Green Cyclers program with the non-profit organization Two Wheel View.

Adults can have fun with the little bricks too

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It's a classic toy. And it's not just for kids.

Can you guess what it is?

It's Lego!

Leaving prosthetic legs behind, Chris Koch sets out to travel Europe for six months.

Koch Lake

As of press time, Chris Koch, 32 years old and all but three-feet, six-inches tall, is gallivanting somewhere around Europe. He leaves behind nearly everything in Alberta, including his friends, his family, and his prosthetic legs.

Why the need for saving water is becoming more important

thumb WaterWeb4Drip, drip, drip. One droplet of water after another falls from a leaky tap. No one thinks much of the dripping coming from the kitchen. It's a sound the family has gotten used to. They'll get around to fixing it sometime; it's not hurting anyone. Why bother fixing it now?