'Ballerinas, Train Conductors May As Well Be Monitoring Oilsands'

'Ballerinas, Train Conductors May As Well Be Monitoring Oilsands'

11. 6.2013
The Alberta government may as well hire a group of ballerinas and a railway engineer to monitor the oilsands, the Alberta Liberals charge,...
This Thing Just Got More Expensive

This Thing Just Got More Expensive

Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press  11. 6.2013
CALGARY - The CEO of Enbridge Inc. says he sees momentum shifting in favour of his company's controversial Northern Gateway pipeline, with...
Massive Layoffs At Canadian Energy Giant

Massive Layoffs At Canadian Energy Giant

Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press  11. 5.2013
CALGARY - Encana Corp. is cutting its workforce by 20 per cent, slashing its dividend and spinning off a huge chunk of its Alberta land...
LOOK: Massive Tower Would Dwarf Others In The West

LOOK: Massive Tower Would Dwarf Others In The West

11. 4.2013
Move over, Calgary. Edmonton wants to usurp the title of tallest tower in the west. A proposed, 71-storey skyscraper, dubbed "The Edmontonian,"...
Mine Pit Failure Results In Massive River Contamination

Mine Pit Failure Results In Massive River Contamination

11. 4.2013
The "major failure" of a pit at an Alberta coal mine has released one billion litres of contaminated water into the Athabasca River. The...
Oil Truck Driver Forgets To Shut Valve, Highway Mayhem Ensues

Oil Truck Driver Forgets To Shut Valve, Highway Mayhem Ensues

The Canadian Press  11. 1.2013
KITSCOTY, Alta. - RCMP say a number of vehicles were covered with oil and needed a cleaning after a tanker truck leaked crude on an east-central...
Oilsands Operators Kick It Into High Gear

Oilsands Operators Kick It Into High Gear

The Canadian Press  10.31.2013
CALGARY - Royal Dutch Shell says it's moving ahead with its Carmon Creek oilsands project in northern Alberta.The steam-driven project...
Edmonton IKEA Accused Of Discriminating Against Child

Edmonton IKEA Accused Of Discriminating Against Child

10.31.2013
Reports that a young Edmonton girl was denied access to the IKEA play room over her native tongue have led to a heated online debate. CBC...
Want To Ride Home In A Limo Tonight? This Could Be You

Want To Ride Home In A Limo Tonight? This Could Be You

Seema Dhawan  10.30.2013
A unique limousine service is trying to make its way into Calgary's bustling transportation market, but there's just one problem. Current...
The Tallest Building In The West Underway

The Tallest Building In The West Underway

10.30.2013
Construction has begun on what will be the tallest tower in Western Canada. A ground-breaking ceremony was held Wednesday morning for...
New Environmental Agency Has No Leader, Funds, Scientists

New Environmental Agency Has No Leader, Funds, Scientists

Bob Weber, The Canadian Press  10.29.2013
EDMONTON - The pressure is on for the Alberta government to get its long-promised environmental monitoring panel running, says one of the...
Is Fifth Time A Charm For Her Keystone Pitch?

Is Fifth Time A Charm For Her Keystone Pitch?

The Canadian Press  10.29.2013
EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Alison Redford will make her fifth trip to Washington next month to speak about the need for the Keystone XL...
3-Day March Protests Oil Sands Spill

3-Day March Protests Oil Sands Spill

10.27.2013
Twenty members and supporters of the Cold Lake First Nation are doing a 100 kilometre walk of solidarity to protest the damage done by...

The Stakes At Superstore Were Probably Higher Than You Realized

10.24.2013
Stretched, stressed out, and buckling under a scheduling system that was forcing them into the ranks of the working poor, Superstore and...