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Local man wins prestigious awards
St. Joseph’s Collegiate alumnus Justin Burnett was the recent recipient of both a medal and award for academics from the University of Calgary.
He was presented with the APEGA Past President’s medal in engineering for top academic achievement in his final two years in his civil engineering program.
Burnett also won the Muriel Kovitz prize. It is presented to the graduating student with the highest grade point average (GPA) for the entire university.
The Muriel Kovitz prize also came with a cash value of almost $20,000.  Full Story >
Teen donates hair to Locks of Love
Khushi Sharma, a 13-year-old Brooks Junior High School student, recently donated 15 inches of her hair to Locks of Love.
The organization provides wigs to financially disadvantaged children in North America who are suffering from long-term medical hair loss from any diagnosis.
“I am incredibly happy that I could help such a wonderful cause and I will definitely be doing it again - once my hair grows back, of course. It feels great to know that you helped someone out by doing something so simple and easy,” she said.  Full Story >
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MLA Fildebrandt provides option to electoral boundaries submission 

Voting to unify provincial parties begins Thursday 

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