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Calgary, AB
Reporter and Anchor, Global Calgary — Global News
As seen in:  Global News

Global Calgary Reporter/Anchor. Calgary born, farm raised. Love family, travelling, my horse.

Day trip with Amber Schinkel: Wayne, Alberta — CALGARY - Located less than two hours from Calgary, a trip to Wayne, Alberta is a great way to spend a summer day. The former mining boom town is in the Badlands, just southeast of Drumheller. Less than 40 people now live there, a stark contrast from the roughly 3,000 that flocked to the town in the 1920s for coal-mining opportunities.

Calgary’s axe throwing league gaining popularity — CALGARY - Once associated solely with lumberjacks, warriors and Vikings, axe throwing has become mainstream. So much so, that Calgary is now home to an axe throwing league. BATL, which stands for Backyard Axe Throwing League, started in 2006 in CEO Matt Wilson's Toronto area backyard. The first indoor facility opened in 2011.

Sexual assault victims speaking out — Mon, Nov 10 : The Jian Ghomeshi scandal has triggered a more public conversation about sexual assault. And it's motivating a lot of people to come forward with their own stories. As Jill Croteau reports, their voices are an example of the power in speaking out.
Nov 10, 2014

RT @Jill_Croteau: Shattering silence. Their courage speaks volumes. Survivors of sex abuse share powerful stories. WATCH @BadPortraits

Oct 01, 2015

Min wage up $1 today to $11.20/hr. NDP pledging $15/hr by 2018. @CalgaryChamber here after 7, but I'm interested in your thoughts... #yyc

Sep 30, 2015

@Smitty_1958 been there! But I'm not sure the rest of the crew would get this ;)

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