Harper Just Picked A Pipeline Fight He Can't Win

Harper Just Picked A Pipeline Fight He Can't Win

06.18.2014
The next hurdle, should it come to that, is the escalation of protests and the use of peaceful civil disobedience to stop the pipeline....
Alberta Pleased With Pipeline Approval

Alberta Pleased With Pipeline Approval

The Canadian Press  06.17.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Dave Hancock says the decision to approve the Northern Gateway pipeline is a step forward for the country.Hancock...
Harper Approves Northern Gateway Pipeline

Harper Approves Northern Gateway Pipeline

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  06.17.2014
VANCOUVER - The federal government is giving a conditional green light to Enbridge Inc.'s controversial $7-billion Northern Gateway pipeline...
Petition Takes Aim At Bosses Who Reject Tattoos, Piercings

Petition Takes Aim At Bosses Who Reject Tattoos, Piercings

06.17.2014
An Edmonton woman is fighting for the right to proudly display her facial piercings without fear of professional punishment. Kendra Behringer...
How Much Money Can Be Made In Alberta? Check Out These 30 Jobs

How Much Money Can Be Made In Alberta? Check Out These 30 Jobs

06.15.2014
It's no secret people from across Canada are flocking to Alberta to make money. Statistics Canada numbers show that Alberta is currently...
Oilsands Suffering Because Of This, Says Study

Oilsands Suffering Because Of This, Says Study

Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press  06.12.2014
CALGARY - Rules imposed on foreign state-owned investment in the oilsands are having some unintended consequences in the oilpatch, says...
Calgary's Top Paid Executives

Calgary's Top Paid Executives

06.12.2014
Multimillion-dollar special payments played a major role in establishing the Top 10 pecking order in the Calgary Herald's annual survey...
Silenced First Nations Sue Alberta Energy Regulator

Silenced First Nations Sue Alberta Energy Regulator

Bob Weber, The Canadian Press  06.11.2014
EDMONTON - Two aboriginal bands are taking Alberta's energy regulator to court after it denied them the right to speak at hearings into...
'World's Greenest' Refinery Proposed For B.C. Coast

'World's Greenest' Refinery Proposed For B.C. Coast

Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press  06.10.2014
CALGARY - A Vancouver company is pitching a $10-billion oilsands refinery on British Columbia's north coast that aims to connect Alberta's...
This Is How Quickly The Oilsands Are Growing

This Is How Quickly The Oilsands Are Growing

Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press  06. 9.2014
CALGARY - Oilsands production is expected to grow steadily in the years to come, but at a slower pace than previously forecast because...
Toxins Form 'Bull's-Eye' Around Oilsands: Study

Toxins Form 'Bull's-Eye' Around Oilsands: Study

The Canadian Press  06. 5.2014
FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - An Environment Canada study has found elevated levels of mercury in northern Alberta with the bull's-eye centred...
LOOK: Travelling To The Oilsands Is Downright Luxurious

LOOK: Travelling To The Oilsands Is Downright Luxurious

06. 5.2014
Travelling to the Alberta oilsands by bus just got a lot more comfortable. A passenger bus line from Eastern Canada will make its debut...
Oilsands Worker Dies After On-Site Injury

Oilsands Worker Dies After On-Site Injury

The Canadian Press  06. 2.2014
FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - A man has died while working on a giant bulldozer in Alberta's oilsands.The provincial government says the 37-year-old...
Albertans Not Happy With Tutu's Oilsands Comments

Albertans Not Happy With Tutu's Oilsands Comments

06. 2.2014
Many Albertans are offended by South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu’s comments calling the province's oil sands "filth." They say the...