Postmedia Slashes Jobs In Calgary.. Again

Postmedia Slashes Jobs In Calgary.. Again

The Canadian Press  01.13.2014
TORONTO - Postmedia Network Canada Corp. (TSX:PNC.B) plans to outsource its classified advertising call centre in Calgary, laying off most...
Surprise Guest On Redford's India Tour

Surprise Guest On Redford's India Tour

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  01.13.2014
EDMONTON - A controversial Edmonton member of the legislature has made a surprise guest appearance at Alberta Premier Alison Redford's...
Alberta's The Champ.. Of Destroying Pretty Things

Alberta's The Champ.. Of Destroying Pretty Things

Bob Weber, The Canadian Press  01.13.2014
EDMONTON - A national study suggests that Alberta has disturbed more natural landscape than any other province.The analysis by Global Forest...
Calgary's 'Red Mile' Will Never Be Quite The Same

Calgary's 'Red Mile' Will Never Be Quite The Same

01.13.2014
The heart of Calgary's notorious'Red Mile' has closed it doors, catching many Calgarians off-guard. Melrose Grill & Bar on 17th Ave S.W....
Why An Oilsands Worker Turned Down $1,200 For A Day

Why An Oilsands Worker Turned Down $1,200 For A Day

Angela Sterritt  01.11.2014
Lionel Lepine says watching Neil Young from his front row seats at the Conexus Arts Centre in Regina next Friday will be a dream come true.  The...
Another Leak At Troubled Oilsands Operation

Another Leak At Troubled Oilsands Operation

The Canadian Press  01.10.2014
COLD LAKE, Alta. - The Alberta Energy Regulator is investigating another leak from a Canadian Natural Resources (TSX:CNQ) bitumen well...
What's Up With All The Dead Ducks Found Under Power Line?

What's Up With All The Dead Ducks Found Under Power Line?

The Canadian Press  01. 8.2014
PINCHER CREEK, Alta. - Provincial wildlife officers are investigating the death of a flock of ducks found underneath electricity transmission...
Enbridge's Big Wind Power Play

Enbridge's Big Wind Power Play

The Canadian Press  01. 6.2014
CALGARY - Enbridge Inc.has announced a deal to invest US$200 million in a 110-megawatt wind project in Texas.The Keechi Wind Project is...
LOOK: Jobs Alberta Is Hiring For In 2014

LOOK: Jobs Alberta Is Hiring For In 2014

01. 5.2014
An ongoing boom in Alberta combined with a labour shortage means the province will see a rising demand for certain types of jobs this year. There...
Farmers Struggle To Market Record Harvest

Farmers Struggle To Market Record Harvest

01. 3.2014
Grain farmers in Alberta say competition for rail shipments from oil producers is delaying their efforts to get last fall's record harvest...
16 Times The Mercury Concentrations

16 Times The Mercury Concentrations

01. 2.2014
Mercury levels around the Alberta oilsands are 16 times higher than background loads, with contamination taking on the shape of a 'bull's-eye'...
TransCanada Pipelines' 'Green' Move

TransCanada Pipelines' 'Green' Move

The Canadian Press  01. 2.2014
TORONTO - TransCanada Corp. (TSX:TRP) has acquired an additional new solar power generation facility in eastern Ontario, about 60 kilometres...
Job Vacancies Outstrip Available Labour

Job Vacancies Outstrip Available Labour

12.30.2013
Alberta continued to be the best place in the country for job-seekers in the fall of 2013. Businesses in the province reported 52,800...
Quebec Vs. The West In Dessert Topping Trade Battle

Quebec Vs. The West In Dessert Topping Trade Battle

The Canadian Press  12.30.2013
REGINA - The Western provinces are whipping up a trade battle with Quebec over dessert toppings and other products made by oilseed producers.Saskatchewan...