Just How Screwed Will Alberta Be If Oil Prices Continue To Fall?

Just How Screwed Will Alberta Be If Oil Prices Continue To Fall?

Michelle Butterfield   11.17.2014
A slump in Alberta's crude oil prices means the province's economy is slowing down, and many want to know what the future holds. Todd...
Prentice Slowly Changes Tune As Oil Prices Plunge

Prentice Slowly Changes Tune As Oil Prices Plunge

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  11.16.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta's provincial politicians begin their fall session this week with a reset legislative agenda and a new premier madly...
Alberta's Wildrose Backtracks On Equal Rights Statement

Alberta's Wildrose Backtracks On Equal Rights Statement

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  11.16.2014
RED DEER, Alta. - Alberta's Wildrose party members have backtracked on a definitive statement on equal rights for all — one year after...
Alberta Should Be An Environmental Leader: Premier

Alberta Should Be An Environmental Leader: Premier

11.15.2014
Alberta must become a world leader in environmental stewardship or risk being left behind, Premier Jim Prentice said Saturday in Banff. In...
Not Too Happy With The Media

Not Too Happy With The Media

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  11.14.2014
RED DEER, Alta. - Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith threw down the gauntlet Friday, vowing to quit if she's not premier in 2016, and blaming...
'I'm Not Focused On Spiking Footballs'

'I'm Not Focused On Spiking Footballs'

Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press  11.14.2014
BANFF, Alta. - Alberta Premier Jim Prentice delivered an upbeat message to convention delegates in his first convention speech since becoming...
Prentice Makes Some Pretty Big Promises

Prentice Makes Some Pretty Big Promises

The Canadian Press  11.13.2014
RED DEER, - Premier Jim Prentice has told supporters in Red Deer, Alta., that he expects his government to accomplish a lot.Prentice noted...
Man Halts Pipeline By Copyrighting Land As Work Of Art

Man Halts Pipeline By Copyrighting Land As Work Of Art

11. 7.2014
Anti-pipeline movements, like the 700 km march across Canada, indig​enous lawsuits, and encamp​ments that stand directly in the path...
Anglin Alone, But Not Lonely

Anglin Alone, But Not Lonely

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  11. 5.2014
EDMONTON - A central Alberta member of the legislature may now be sitting alone under the dome — but he won't be lonely.NDP Leader Rachel...
Broader Probe Needed Into Redford's Travel: NDP

Broader Probe Needed Into Redford's Travel: NDP

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  11. 5.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta NDP Leader Rachel Notley says that given the criminal investigation into former premier Alison Redford and her office,...
Redford Could Face Criminal Charges

Redford Could Face Criminal Charges

Michelle Butterfield   11. 5.2014
Less than a week after Alberta RCMP confirmed an investigation into Alison Redford's spending, an internal government review has concluded...
Redford Could Face Criminal Charges

Redford Could Face Criminal Charges

11. 4.2014
An Alberta Justice internal review concluded former premier Alison Redford could face four criminal charges if allegations contained in...
Alberta Poiltics: Bananas Over Bed-blockers

Alberta Poiltics: Bananas Over Bed-blockers

11. 3.2014
The reason that these acute care beds are filled is because we have not funded long term beds in Alberta. The long term policies have given...
'Frosty' Redford Relations No More

'Frosty' Redford Relations No More

The Canadian Press  11. 3.2014
VANCOUVER - Alberta Premier Jim Prentice and British Columbia's Christy Clark have promised warmer relations after Clark's "frosty" dealings...