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November 7, 2017

Amazing Race Canada seeks everyday heroes

Casting is underway for season six of The Amazing Race Canada, whose theme will be heroes.

Producers are seeking courageous Canadians such as teachers, first responders, parents, community leaders, mentors, athletes and other everyday heroes with a story to tell to be a part of an adventure that could change their lives forever.

Anyone who’s interested in applying can submit a three-minute video/webcam recording with both team members introducing themselves and stating why they want to win. The deadline is Nov. 29.

Further information is available at

Registration open for western Canada’s largest autism conference

Registrations are being accepted for the 10th annual conference of Children’s Autism Services of Edmonton. This three-day conference is the largest event on autism in western Canada, attracting the latest research and science and providing an opportunity for educators, parents, industry leaders and health professionals to learn and share.

The three-day conference will showcase best-selling author of The Leader in Me, Sean Covey. Other guest speakers will include Amy Laurent, Michael John Carley and Dr. Pat Mirenda.

When: Jan. 24–26, 2018

Where: Rogers Place and Edmonton Marriot River Cree

More information, including registration and cost, can be found at

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