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2014-10-23 23:09:12

Dr. Michael Mingcai Zhao pens guide for achieving true holistic meditation. Calgary, Alberta (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Having practiced Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture since 1984, Dr. Michael Mingcai Zhao has seen how meridian meditation can holistically heal people with illnesses that cannot be effectively cured by current medications. He aims to spread awareness regarding this method with his book, “Meridian Meditation” (published by Xlibris). Dr. Zhao’s book is about achieving...

2014-10-23 12:23:51

SCOTTSDALE, AZ and CALGARY, AB, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - RDX Technologies Corporation ("RDX" or the "Company") (TSXV: RDX, OTCQX: RGDEF, FSE:RL7), a water treatment and energy technology company, today announced that a legal settlement has been reached between Global Emerging Markets (GEM), and the Company. The specific settlement terms are confidential, but GEM will receive it's agreed to proportional share of the RDX common stock that GEM thought it was entitled to in the...

2014-10-23 08:26:00

CALGARY, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - PENN WEST PETROLEUM LTD. (TSX: PWT) (NYSE: PWE) ("Penn West", the "Company", "we", or "our") is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement to sell non-core assets located in south central Alberta for expected proceeds of approximately $355 million to a private company. The assets are currently producing approximately 7,500 barrels of oil equivalent ("boe") per day (weighted approximately 80 percent toward natural gas and natural gas...

2014-10-23 08:25:07

Company generates nearly $1 billion in cash flow -- Production at Christina Lake averaged more than 68,000 barrels per day (bbls/d) net in the third quarter, an increase of 30% when compared with the same period a year earlier. -- Foster Creek production averaged almost 57,000 bbls/d net in the quarter, 15% higher than the same quarter in 2013. -- Cenovus achieved first production from its Foster Creek phase F expansion in September. --...

2014-10-23 08:23:46

Alberta auto dealership highlights online resource center STETTLER, Alberta, Oct. 23, 21014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- While most individuals and organizations make time to clean with the onset of spring, Stettler Dodge & RV has taken on an autumn project focused on restructuring the presentation of its online vehicle research pages. Moving all the dealership's research content into an easily navigable library, Stettler Dodge & RV has created a comprehensive destination for free...

2014-10-22 08:21:45

New SUV models arrive at Calgary-area Jeep dealership AIRDRIE, Alberta, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Designed with an innate sense of Jeep-brand adventure, Grand Cherokee is recognized as the most awarded nameplate in SUV history. Over the course of that history, the popular vehicle has served Alberta drivers with sophistication and rugged capability. Back again for 2015, new Jeep Grand Cherokee models are available now at Airdrie Dodge. Photo -...

2014-10-21 16:28:47

Clarification important for Alberta Patients EDMONTON, Oct. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Late last week, DynaLIFE(D)(x) (DL) was informed by Alberta Health Services that they had entered into negotiations with Sonic Healthcare, an Australian based company to provide lab service for 15 years to metro Edmonton as well as parts of central and northern Alberta. DL has been the provider of the lab services for over 40 years. "This decision to enter into negotiations with Sonic raises a number of significant...

2014-10-13 12:21:57

2015 Dodge Journey available at Alberta auto dealership STETTLER, Alberta, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Demonstrating a strong application of sport utility principles, the consistency with which Dodge Journey has served drivers all across the country is seen in the vehicle's honor as Canada's best-selling SUV crossover. Also recognized as Canada's most affordable midsize crossover, Journey returns to Stettler Dodge & RV to provide local drivers with its signature brand of...

2014-10-12 23:02:22

Intaver Institute Inc. has announced the release of schedule risk analysis and risk management software RiskyProject 6.1, an update to version 6 released in late 2013. RiskyProject 6.1 includes extensive increases to the performance of the Monte Carlo simulations, as well optimization of schedule risk analysis on Microsoft Project schedules. Calgary, Alberta (PRWEB) October 12, 2014 Intaver Institute Inc. has announced the release of project risk management and risk analysis software...

2014-10-08 23:09:34

LowestRates.ca, the mortgage, car insurance and credit card comparison website, today announced the Lowest Rates Guarantee, where it offers to beat any publicly available mortgage rate in Ontario, Alberta or British Columbia. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 LowestRates.ca officially upped the mortgage ante today with the announcement of the Lowest Rates Guarantee, a pledge to beat any publicly available mortgage rate in three of Canada’s biggest mortgage markets: Ontario,...


Latest Alberta Reference Libraries

Daspletosaurus
2013-04-28 18:27:18

Daspletosaurus, meaning “frightful lizard” is a genus of tyrannosaurid theropod dinosaur that resided in western North America between 77 and 74 million years ago, during the Late Cretaceous Period. Fossils of the only named species were found in Alberta, although other possible species from Alberta and Montana wait for description. Daspletosaurus is closely related to the much larger and more current Tyrannosaurus. Like most of the known tyrannosaurids, it was a multi-ton bipedal...

Northern short grasslands
2013-04-18 23:18:40

The Northern short grasslands is only 1 of 867 terrestrial ecoregions defined by the World Wide Fund for Nature. This ecoregion includes portions of the Canadian provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan, and the American Great Plains states of Montana, North Dakota, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wyoming. The Northern short grasslands have a semi-arid climate, with the annual average precipitation ranging from 270mm to 450mm. The winters here are cold, with an average temperature of 14 degrees...

Aspen Parkland
2013-04-18 22:46:28

Aspen parkland is a reference to a very large area of transitional biome between prairie and boreal forest in two sections; the Peace River Country of northwestern Alberta that crosses the border into British Columbia, and a much larger area stretching from central Alberta, all across central Saskatchewan to south-central Manitoba near the US border. Aspen parkland is made up of groves of aspen poplars and spruce interspersed with areas of prairie grasslands, also intersected by large stream...

2012-06-15 04:16:02

Symbol: MEAL8 Group: Lichen Family: Parmeliaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA    N Synonyms:   PAAL23 Parmelia albertana Ahti Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Order   Lecanorales Family   Parmeliaceae Genus   Melanelia Essl. – melanelia lichen Species   Melanelia albertana (Ahti) Essl. – Alberta...

800px-Troodon_skeletal
2011-09-27 15:56:33

Troodon, meaning “wounding tooth,” is a genus of bird-like dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous Period (76 to 65 million years ago). Troodon was discovered in 1855 in North America and was one of the first dinosaurs found there. Fossils of this specimen have been found from Alaska to Wyoming, with possible Troodon fossils also being found in Texas and New Mexico. Troodon is known from the Judith River Formation and the upper Two Medicine Formation of Montana, the Judith River Group of...

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ween
  • To think; to imagine; to fancy.
  • To be of opinion; have the notion; think; imagine; suppose.
The word 'ween' comes from Middle English wene, from Old English wēn, wēna ("hope, weening, expectation"), from Proto-Germanic *wēniz, *wēnōn (“hope, expectation”), from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (“to strive, love, want, reach, win”).
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