VIDEO: Rising basketball star credits Calgary police for his success

Wil Konybai was only nine-years-old when he arrived in Calgary with his family from Sudan. Konybai came to Canada as a refugee with his mother and three brothers. He couldn’t speak English and his mother wasn’t able to work because of health problems. The lure of quick cash and crime was always there and his older brother […]

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VIDEO: Successful program keeps high-risk youths out of gangs

He’s a young man who was headed straight for gang life, but a unique program has kept him out of jail—and turned him into a dedicated student and athlete. Phil Watt didn’t start off on the right track. “I remember taking my first lollipop from the store when I was not even in school,” the […]

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