200 people possibly exposed to tuberculosis at Calgary high school

About 200 people may have been exposed to tuberculosis at a high school in north Calgary, according to Alberta Health Services (AHS). AHS said on Wednesday that the 200 people are being notified through a mailed letter, adding there’s no…

Pet pig and 6-year-old Calgary cancer patient team up at fundraising picnic

Guiding her pet pig around an obstacle course, Jody Jordan knows she can count on Smudge to handle the ramps and tunnels. “He is very smart,” Jordan said. “He’s been doing agility (courses) for the past couple of years now.”…

Surprise 90th birthday celebration at gym for Calgary man: ‘You’ve been an inspiration’

The gym at Calgary’s Renfrew Aquatic and Recreation Centre is a busy place most mornings, with people using almost every piece of equipment by 6 a.m. “Oh yeah, right before work and ready to rock and roll,” Curtis Hinch said.…

Calgary ER visits spike as city copes with flu and GI outbreaks

Calgary’s top ER doctor says emergency room visits have risen significantly this year, making what is traditionally a very busy season even busier. “In general, we’re seeing about 10 per cent more volume than we usually do this time of…