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Moving to a new city can be scary, but it definitely helps when other people are able to share their experiences of moving. This couple recently moved to Calgary from Toronto and they've been sharing all the reasons behind their decision to move on TikTok.

The couple – Umar and Atefah Khan – documented their move from Toronto to Calgary on TikTok earlier this year and since then they've been sharing tons of stunning videos that really show why Alberta is a great place to be.

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A 33-year-old Calgary man drowned in a B.C. lake over the weekend, after going swimming with friends and becoming "submerged." His body has been recovered and identified by police.

According to the Chilliwack RCMP, the 33-year-old man – who has not been named – died at Cultus Lake, a popular B.C. swimming spot just outside of the city of Chilliwack.

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Every city has its secrets and Calgary is certainly no exception. When a Redditor asked locals to reveal some of their very best Calgary hacks, people were quick to hand over the goods.

In a Reddit thread, someone asked Calgarians to share their best city hacks that are specific to Calgary, and people really gave away some city secrets. Some of them could actually save you a ton of money in the process.

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Calgary Police confirmed they are investigating an incident where a man was filmed punching through a car window in a store parking lot, but charges have yet to be laid.

The altercation took place at the Real Canadian Superstore parking lot on Country Village Road North East, on Friday, August 12, and the incident was filmed by the driver of the car.

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Alberta's Premier Jason Kenney has just launched a new campaign to encourage workers in Toronto and Vancouver to move to Alberta instead.

According to the Alberta government, the campaign – named "Alberta Is Calling" – aims to encourage "skilled, educated and motivated talent" to move to Alberta instead, citing reasons like better wages, fewer taxes and more affordable housing.

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Calgary Police are asking the public for help finding two missing teens who were last seen Sunday afternoon and did not return home at night.

The sisters, ages 13 and 14 years old, were reported missing at about 11 p.m. on Sunday, and their family is "concerned for their welfare."

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Just because you might not be in school anymore, shouldn't mean you have to stop learning. Luckily, the University of Alberta has a ton of free university courses that you can check out and you can learn about everything from dinosaurs to programming.

The free courses are available online and you can complete them at your own pace so no worries if you need to miss a week.

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Even people that love their city will probably have one or two things they just don't think are worth the hype and a Reddit post sparked some serious debate when Calgary locals were asked to share the most overrated things in the city.

The Reddit post called on locals to share which Calgary-specific things people thought were overrated and got started with a few controversial takes including Stampede, the Calgary Flames and local restaurant Chicken On The Way.

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A WestJet flight on its way to London from Calgary was forced to turn around to remove an "unruly passenger" that allegedly assaulted a crew member in a row over mask rules.

In a statement to Narcity, Calgary Police said that members of its Airport Patrol Team were called to remove the passenger from the flight heading to London Gatwick from Calgary International Airport on Wednesday, August 10.

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Ever wondered what it's like to work in a big box store like Costco? Well, this is your chance because Costco is hiring for a ton of jobs all over Alberta.

Costco has stores throughout the province and it even has a business centre in Edmonton, where there's a more wide-ranging selection of products. So get out your resume, because you could snag yourself a job at the Disneyland of bulk goods.

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One lucky person in Alberta has woken up $13 million richer today after last night's Lotto Max draw and they might not even know it yet. If you haven't checked your ticket today, this is your sign to do it because it could hold some life-changing news.

According to the Western Canada Lotto Corporation, the winning ticket for the August 9 draw was sold somewhere in Alberta and the lucky winner could claim a cool $13 million.

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If you'll never get sick of seeing Alberta on screen, you're in luck as the province is the backdrop for the brand-new movie in the Predator series and you might just be able to spot a few of the filming locations while watching.

The new movie in the franchise, Prey, just dropped on Hulu in the U.S. and Disney + in Canada and it's joining a long list of movies and TV shows filmed in the province.

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