Now Everyone In Calgary Gets Recycling

Now Everyone In Calgary Gets Recycling

10.16.2014
Soon everyone in Calgary will have the option to recycle at home. It's not that people are incapable or non-compliant, but for years the...
National Geographic Awards Alberta Travellers

National Geographic Awards Alberta Travellers

10.14.2014
Dalene Heck and her husband Pete don’t like to stay in one place for very long. “We’re kind of travel junkies,” she says. “We...
LOOK: Canada's First Neon Sign Museum

LOOK: Canada's First Neon Sign Museum

Chris Purdy, The Canadian Press  10.14.2014
EDMONTON - Workers were taking a huge, glowing sign off a shuttered Edmonton furniture store as David Holdsworth walked by.When he was...
Time To Ban These From Hotels: Judge

Time To Ban These From Hotels: Judge

The Canadian Press  10.14.2014
BONNYVILLE, Alta. - An Alberta judge wants portable space heaters banned in hotels and motels across the province.Judge Kathleen Williams...
Public Art Almost Sets Visitor's Jacket On Fire

Public Art Almost Sets Visitor's Jacket On Fire

The Canadian Press  10.10.2014
CALGARY - The City of Calgary has removed a hot piece of public art from outside a recreation centre, saying it's up to the artist to fix...
LOOK: Simple Post-It Notes Stick It To Bullying

LOOK: Simple Post-It Notes Stick It To Bullying

10. 9.2014
A southern Alberta city got a little brighter Thursday after hundreds of neon Post-it notes with inspiring hand-written messages started popping...
Alberta Set To Dial New Area Code

Alberta Set To Dial New Area Code

10. 9.2014
It's time for another area code, Alberta. Yes, the province got a new area code (587) just a few years ago (Sept. 2008, to be exact) but...
This Alberta City Has The Fountain Of Youth

This Alberta City Has The Fountain Of Youth

10. 9.2014
It’s a pretty good time to be a young person in Edmonton. The Alberta capital’s population is getting younger and happier, says a...
No Drinks For You, Cardston

No Drinks For You, Cardston

Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press  10. 7.2014
CARDSTON, Alta. - A ban on alcohol sales that has been in place since Alberta first became a province will remain in effect after residents...
Alberta Sausage Recall

Alberta Sausage Recall

The Canadian Press  10. 6.2014
CALGARY - E-coli concerns have lead to a food recall in Alberta.Missing Link Extraordinary Sausage is recalling frozen, raw, ground chicken...
100 Years After Ban, Small Town Votes On Liquor Sales

100 Years After Ban, Small Town Votes On Liquor Sales

The Canadian Press  10. 6.2014
CARDSTON, Alta. - A ban on alcohol sales that has been in place since Alberta became a province will be voted on in a plebiscite in the...
Despite Provincial Prosperity, Thousands Still On Welfare

Despite Provincial Prosperity, Thousands Still On Welfare

10. 3.2014
The number of Alberta families dependent on monthly welfare cheques peaked at 40,000 in 2010 and has yet to return to pre-recession levels,...
Alberta Could Soon Have Another City

Alberta Could Soon Have Another City

The Canadian Press  09.30.2014
CHESTERMERE, Alta. - Alberta could have one more city by early next year.Town council in Chestermere, just east of Calgary, voted six to...
Website Aims To Connect People With Their Lost Rolls Of Film

Website Aims To Connect People With Their Lost Rolls Of Film

09.26.2014
If a picture is worth a thousand words, then one Calgary photographer is in the process of developing an epic novel. But it's not...