Another County Falls Victim To Alberta Drought Disaster

Another County Falls Victim To Alberta Drought Disaster

CP  07.20.2015
.'We hope to increase awareness of these tough conditions producers are facing,"
LOOK: These Amazing Luxury Homes Are Going Up For Auction

LOOK: These Amazing Luxury Homes Are Going Up For Auction

Michelle Butterfield  07.18.2015
Have an extra $100,000 kicking around? If so, you could buy yourself the right to bid on a couple of multi-million homes just outside Calgary....
Nexen Apologizes For Massive Pipeline Spill

Nexen Apologizes For Massive Pipeline Spill

CP  07.17.2015
It shut down the pipeline as soon as the leak was detected but automatic detection systems didn't work properly.
Too Soon To Know What Caused Massive Pipeline Leak: Regulator

Too Soon To Know What Caused Massive Pipeline Leak: Regulator

CP  07.17.2015
CALGARY - A pipeline at Nexen's Long Lake oilsands project in northeastern Alberta has leaked, spilling about 1.3 million gallons (five...
Alberta Pipeline Rupture Spills 5 Million Litres Of Emulsion

Alberta Pipeline Rupture Spills 5 Million Litres Of Emulsion

CP  07.16.2015
The affected area is about 16,000 square metres, mostly along the pipeline's route.
Wall Stands Up For Canada's Oil Reserves

Wall Stands Up For Canada's Oil Reserves

CP  07.15.2015
"The dialogue in the country seems to be heading in the direction where somehow oil and gas is something we ought to be ashamed of."
Alberta Town Offers $10 Lots, Sells Out Immediately

Alberta Town Offers $10 Lots, Sells Out Immediately

Michelle Butterfield  07.15.2015
Now THIS is how you attract more residents to your town.
Alberta Residential Construction Setting New Highs

Alberta Residential Construction Setting New Highs

Ben Myers  07. 8.2015
It's true that many of the low-rise homes starting construction this year were sold prior to the oil-related market shift, but it still...
Governments Should Not Set the Minimum Wage

Governments Should Not Set the Minimum Wage

Yanick Labrie  07. 8.2015
Alberta's Jobs Minister Lori Sigurdson announced at the end of June that the new government would be raising the province's hourly minimum...
Tough Time In Alberta, But Recession Not Expected: Crown Bank

Tough Time In Alberta, But Recession Not Expected: Crown Bank

CP  07. 7.2015
CALGARY - Alberta's Crown-owned bank says the province's economy remains in the doldrums, but it is not expecting a recession this year.ATB...
Public Could End Up Paying For Oilsands Cleanup: AG

Public Could End Up Paying For Oilsands Cleanup: AG

CP  07. 6.2015
Current rules allow companies to calculate their own cleanup liabilities, subject to government audit.
Alberta Records $1 Billion Surplus

Alberta Records $1 Billion Surplus

CP  06.30.2015
The extra revenue came from diverse sources, including more tax money and higher-than-expected investment income.
Alberta Minimum Wage Goes Up, To Hit $15 Per Hour By 2018

Alberta Minimum Wage Goes Up, To Hit $15 Per Hour By 2018

CP  06.29.2015
EDMONTON - Alberta, one of the lowest payers of minimum wage in Canada, is becoming one of the highest.Jobs Minister Lori Sigurdson announced...
Two Big Carbon Emitters Give Thumbs Up To Alberta's New Rules

Two Big Carbon Emitters Give Thumbs Up To Alberta's New Rules

CP  06.25.2015
"Not only is it the right thing to do, it's the right time to do it,."