Wildrose MLA Quits Party, Citing Internal ‘Civil War'

Wildrose MLA Quits Party, Citing Internal ‘Civil War'

The Calgary Herald  11. 3.2014
An outspoken Wildrose MLA abruptly quit the party on Sunday to sit as an independent over concerns the party has drifted from its grassroots...
They Like Her. They Really, Really Like Her

They Like Her. They Really, Really Like Her

CP  11. 2.2014
CALGARY - Alberta Wildrose legislature members have unanimously endorsed a resolution calling for the withdrawal of leader Danielle Smith's...
Merger? Don't Hold Your Breath

Merger? Don't Hold Your Breath

CP  11. 2.2014
EDMONTON - While the recent four provincial byelections highlighted a crippling split on Alberta's centre-left, party leaders say that...
RCMP Investigate Redford Administration

RCMP Investigate Redford Administration

The Calgary Herald  10.31.2014
The RCMP’s Serious and Organized Crime Branch is investigating allegations Alberta’s auditor general levelled against former premier...
Public Needs More Info In Redford RCMP Probe: Opposition

Public Needs More Info In Redford RCMP Probe: Opposition

CP  10.31.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta's opposition parties say the public needs more details about an RCMP investigation into spending by former premier Alison...
Father And Son Die In Separate Crashes On 'Highway of Death'

Father And Son Die In Separate Crashes On 'Highway of Death'

10.31.2014
First she lost her son to one of Alberta's most dangerous highways. Now she is mourning the loss of her ex-husand. Annie Lelievre has...
Prentice And Chief Talk Stalled Land Claim

Prentice And Chief Talk Stalled Land Claim

CP  10.30.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Jim Prentice has rebooted talks with a northern aboriginal band that has been seeking a land claim for almost...
Putting Her Own Leadership On The Line

Putting Her Own Leadership On The Line

CP  10.28.2014
CALGARY - Alberta Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith is putting her leadership on the line in the light of four byelection losses.Smith said...
Allowing Private MRI Clinics Does Not Shorten Wait Times in Public Healthcare Systems

Allowing Private MRI Clinics Does Not Shorten Wait Times in Public Healthcare Systems

Dr Ryan Meili  10.28.2014
Along with failing to increase affordability and access, private MRIs pose a more insidious threat to publicly-funded health care. The...
5 Things To Watch For Today In Alberta Byelections

5 Things To Watch For Today In Alberta Byelections

CBC  10.27.2014
Premier Jim Prentice and two unelected cabinet ministers are among the candidates seeking seats in the Alberta legislature today in four...
Seats Taken

Seats Taken

CP  10.26.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Jim Prentice won a seat in the legislature Monday as his Progressive Conservatives defeated all comers in four...
Why Mandel Expensed $69,000 In Hockey Tickets

Why Mandel Expensed $69,000 In Hockey Tickets

10.23.2014
Former Edmonton mayor Stephen Mandel is defending his decision to expense nearly $70,000 worth of hockey tickets during his last five years...
Mandel Slammed In Edmonton-Whitemud Debate

Mandel Slammed In Edmonton-Whitemud Debate

CP  10.22.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta Health Minister Stephen Mandel caught an earful Wednesday from rival candidates over allowing boutique health-care clinics...
Alberta MLA Considered Tackling Ottawa Gunman

Alberta MLA Considered Tackling Ottawa Gunman

10.22.2014
Alberta Labour Minister Ric McIver says he came within metres of a gunman during the shootings in Ottawa Wednesday morning. McIver told...