Funding, lack of volunteers cited
The familiar red and white sign depicting a small boy holding a woman’s hand is disappearing from the windows of Calgary Block Parent homes.
- By Laura Lushington
PSA testing to be added to Guinness Book of World Records
Frantically trying to accommodate the hundreds of men waiting in line for a Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) test, yellow-shirted volunteers at the Prostate Cancer Centre tried their best to get everything organized.
- By MATTHEW HAYHURST
Mar out front in Tory leadership race
Alberta’s 14th premier will be elected on Oct. 1. Three contenders for the top job remain: Doug Horner, Gary Mar, and Alison Redford.
Close to 60,000 Albertans cast their votes in the first round election. To win, the candidate needed to claim 50 per cent plus 1 vote. Mar finished the night with 41 per cent, followed by Redford with 19 per cent, and Horner with 15 per cent.
- By Matthew O’Connor