Will Redford Stay On As Leader?

Will Redford Stay On As Leader?

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  11.20.2013
EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Alison Redford says she's not dwelling on a party leadership vote this weekend."I really haven't given it any...
Government Calls Wildrose Stunt 'Childish'

Government Calls Wildrose Stunt 'Childish'

The Canadian Press  11.19.2013
EDMONTON - Alberta's Wildrose party has once again managed to irritate Premier Alison Redford's government with another tongue-in-cheek...

Funding Cuts Don't Keep U Of C From $8 Million Renos

The Canadian Press  11.19.2013
CALGARY - The University of Calgary is under fire for spending $8 million on renovating executive offices at a time when provincial funding...
Is Alberta Giving Enough For Typhoon Aid?

Is Alberta Giving Enough For Typhoon Aid?

The Canadian Press  11.18.2013
EDMONTON - The Alberta government says it will match public donations up to a total of $500,000 to aid victims of the recent catastrophic...
Albertans Can Count On A Home In The Health-Care System: Redford

Albertans Can Count On A Home In The Health-Care System: Redford

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  11.18.2013
EDMONTON - A public advocate to help Alberta patients and families navigate the health system is to be on the job Jan. 1.Alberta Premier...
Developer Suing Nenshi

Developer Suing Nenshi

The Canadian Press  11.16.2013
CALGARY - A developer who was secretly recorded discussing a plan to defeat members of Calgary city council has filed a defamation suit...
Obey Or Go To Jail, Municipal Leaders

Obey Or Go To Jail, Municipal Leaders

11.15.2013
The province's municipal affairs minister may have apologized his week for trying to ram new legislation down Alberta municipalities' throats...
Wildrose Gaining On Tories: Poll

Wildrose Gaining On Tories: Poll

11.14.2013
A new poll released Wednesday shows Alberta's PC government with a slight lead over its political rivals among decided voters, though that...
NDP Says Government Plans To Slash Nursing Jobs

NDP Says Government Plans To Slash Nursing Jobs

John Cotter, The Canadian Press  11.14.2013
EDMONTON - The New Democrats say Alberta Health Services is planning to cut more than 177 nursing jobs across the province.AHS documents...
Apologizes For Fiasco

Apologizes For Fiasco

The Canadian Press  11.13.2013
EDMONTON - Alberta's municipal affairs minister has apologized publicly to rural politicians for the fiasco around a bill to reorganize...
Mighty Democratic Of The Government

Mighty Democratic Of The Government

John Cotter, The Canadian Press  11.13.2013
EDMONTON - Alberta won't appeal a court ruling that was highly critical of the province for preventing environmental groups from voicing...
Fifth Time's A Charm For Keystone XL?

Fifth Time's A Charm For Keystone XL?

The Canadian Press  11.12.2013
WASHINGTON - Alberta Premier Alison Redford says she senses a shift in discussions with some U.S. government officials about the proposed...
Resisting Alberta Smugness In Light Of Rob Ford

Resisting Alberta Smugness In Light Of Rob Ford

11. 8.2013
At about the same time Toronto's sweat-laden mayor stunned the country with his now infamous words, "Yes, I have smoked crack cocaine,"...
Tobacco Laws Tightening?

Tobacco Laws Tightening?

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  11. 7.2013
EDMONTON - Alberta took steps Thursday to keep kids away from cigarettes and cigarette smoke.Health Minister Fred Horne introduced a bill...