Oil Leak Likely Contaminating Groundwater

Oil Leak Likely Contaminating Groundwater

10.23.2013
The leak at the Primrose oilsands project in northern Alberta has likely contaminated groundwater aquifers, the province states in an...
Gainford Residents Return Home

Gainford Residents Return Home

10.23.2013
GAINFORD, Alta. - With a huge sense of relief and a titch of lingering worry, 126 residents of Gainford, Alta., returned to their homes...
LOOK: Canada's 10 Most Entrepreneurial Cities

LOOK: Canada's 10 Most Entrepreneurial Cities

10.22.2013
Everything is bigger out West, including the entrepreneurial spirit, according to the Canadian Federation of Independent Business. The...
Where Canada's Highest, And Lowest, Pay Raises Are

Where Canada's Highest, And Lowest, Pay Raises Are

10.22.2013
CALGARY - The Conference Board of Canada says workers in Alberta and Saskatchewan will fare the best with wage increases next year largely...
More Protection Work Ordered At Ongoing Oil Spill Site

More Protection Work Ordered At Ongoing Oil Spill Site

The Canadian Press  10.21.2013
EDMONTON - The Alberta government is ordering more environmental protection work be done on the Primrose oilsands project in northern Alberta.Earlier...
'They're Treating Us Like A Boy's And Girl's Club'

'They're Treating Us Like A Boy's And Girl's Club'

Bob Weber, The Canadian Press  10.20.2013
EDMONTON - The Alberta government says it won't reconsider recent decisions to bar two aboriginal groups from voicing concerns about oilsands...
Good News For First Nation In Fight Against Oilsands Project

Good News For First Nation In Fight Against Oilsands Project

The Canadian Press  10.18.2013
EDMONTON - Alberta's highest court has given an aboriginal group the OK to appeal regulatory approvals of an oilsands project.The Court...
Feds Probe Latest Pipeline Leak

Feds Probe Latest Pipeline Leak

The Associated Press  10.17.2013
CALGARY - Canada's oil and gas regulator says it is investigating a leak in a TransCanada natural gas pipeline in a remote corner of Alberta.National...
Pipeline Leak Being Investigated

Pipeline Leak Being Investigated

The Canadian Press  10.17.2013
CALGARY - Service on a natural gas pipeline that feeds oilsands producers in northern Alberta has been mostly restored after being disrupted...

Corporate Conundrum: Who Pays for Lunch?

10.16.2013
Business meals can be awkward at the best of times, but things can get particularly uncomfortable when it's time to pay the bill. I was...
Oil Giant Boss Not Impressed By Ottawa

Oil Giant Boss Not Impressed By Ottawa

Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press  10.16.2013
CALGARY - Ottawa did no favours for companies looking to build pipelines through B.C. by aggressively taking on opponents, the president...
Foreign Workers Shutting Canadians Out Of Oilsands: AFL

Foreign Workers Shutting Canadians Out Of Oilsands: AFL

The Canadian Press  10.10.2013
EDMONTON - The Alberta Federation of Labour says it is worried that Canadians at one oilsands project are being replaced by temporary foreign...
London Stalling

London Stalling

The Canadian Press  10.10.2013
EDMONTON - Air Canada (TSX:AC.A) says it will not operate non-stop flights between Edmonton and London’s Heathrow Airport this winter.The...
Is Buy Local Campaign A Sham?

Is Buy Local Campaign A Sham?

10. 9.2013
Safeway's 'Buy Alberta' campaign seems to have good intentions – to encourage shoppers to purchase locally grown or manufactured food...