Alberta News

Clean Technology Is The Key To Meeting Climate Change Goals

Unfortunately, time is not on our side, and significantly reducing carbon emissions requires immediate action. I believe the time for cautious, incremental change has passed and that we must take bold steps to achieve our climate goals. Nowhere is bold action needed more than in the Canadian energy industry.

Flood Fears Ease On The Prairies

The TransCanada Highway has reopened from Virden to the Saskatchewan border, while clearer skies are forecasted for flood-affected areas of western Manitoba and southeastern Saskatchewan. The stretc...

'Quite A Bit Of Damage'

The Alberta government says as many as 500 homes have experienced some sort of flooding because of heavy rains in the southwestern part of the province.But there was good news Thursday — forecasters s...

He's In

CALGARY - Calgary member of the legislature and former city alderman Ric McIver announced Wednesday he is entering the race to become the next Tory party leader and premier.McIver, who quit as infrast...

New Cancer Study Needed, Says Chief

The Chief of the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation is looking for money to do an independent cancer study in Fort Chipewyan. He and others say a comprehensive study of cancer in the region, that takes...


CALGARY - The self-proclaimed "poster boy" for blue Conservatives went down to defeat Saturday night at the hands of a former Alberta cabinet minister.Ron Liepert defeated MP Rob Anders in the battle...

Anders To Discover His Fate Today

CALGARY - The self-proclaimed "poster boy" for blue Conservatives is facing a daunting challenge from a former Alberta Progressive Conservative cabinet minister in the battle of Signal Hill.Calgary MP...