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Cardston,

town (1991 pop. 3,480), SW Alta., Canada, near the U.S. boundary. It was founded in 1887 by Mormons from Utah under the leadership of Charles Ora Card, son-in-law of Brigham Young. The chief Mormon temple of Canada is in the town. It is a ranch and irrigation agriculture center. Nearby is the Blood Reserve, the largest reserve for Native Americans in Canada.
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Opioid dependency treatment is available at the Cardston AHS clinic, 30 kilometres south of Stand Off.
The exterior architectural design mixes Prairie Style and the Arts and Crafts movement with nods to two of the Churchs oldest temples in Laie, Hawaii (dedicated in 1919) and Cardston, Alberta, Canada (1923).
Paul's Indian Residential School in Cardston, Alta.
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As a child, Marie was intelligent and gifted, and her mother had enrolled her in a Christian school in nearby Cardston, a move that served to keep Marie out of residential school.
Canada's Cardston city made history on Monday by rejecting the temptations of the liquor lobby.
Yet, although the Bectells have ranched the same land in Cardston County since 1917, no one--not Jeff's father, grandfather, or great-grandfather had ever seen a grizzly on their property.
Some believed it made room for new plural marriages outside the United States, and soon the church built colonies in Cardston, Canada, Colonia Juarez, Mexico, and elsewhere.
For more information, write Peter Gregory, Box 972, Cardston, AB, Canada TOK OKO; phone 403-653-4047.
Stores are located up and down the length of Alberta, from La Crete in the north, not far from the Northwest Territories, to Cardston, just above the Montana border.
Two hours drive south east of Calgary is the small town of Cardston.