Why The Latest Redford Allegations Are Worse Than The Last

Why The Latest Redford Allegations Are Worse Than The Last

07.31.2014
I was pretty sure the press had squeezed the last ounce of public entertainment out of ex-premier Alison Redford’s outrages against the...
Colleagues Distance Themselves From Redford

Colleagues Distance Themselves From Redford

07.31.2014
Alison Redford's colleagues and friends appear to be distancing themselves from the former Alberta premier over findings by the auditor...
Ex-Premier's 'Personal Air Limousines' Should Be Probed: Alberta Critics

Ex-Premier's 'Personal Air Limousines' Should Be Probed: Alberta Critics

By Rob Drinkwater, The Canadian Press  07.30.2014
EDMONTON - Former Alberta premier Alison Redford is denying any personal wrongdoing associated with findings by the auditor general that...
Politicians Call For RCMP Probe Into Redford Flights

Politicians Call For RCMP Probe Into Redford Flights

07.29.2014
Alberta opposition politicians are calling on the RCMP to investigate former premier Alison Redford over findings by the auditor general...
Redford's Airplane Scandal Just Got MUCH Worse

Redford's Airplane Scandal Just Got MUCH Worse

07.29.2014
A review by Alberta's auditor general found "false passengers" were booked on at least a dozen government flights, making...
Will This Be the Thing that Pushes the Alberta Tories Over the Edge?

Will This Be the Thing that Pushes the Alberta Tories Over the Edge?

07.28.2014
Recall back in early March, then-Premier Alison Redford asked for an audit of the government's travel and expense policy and the use of...
So Much For The Tory Salary Freeze..

So Much For The Tory Salary Freeze..

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  07.28.2014
EDMONTON - The Alberta government acknowledged Monday that it broke its promise to freeze salaries for top managers and has instead given...
Alberta Finances Not Up To Par With Similar Provinces: Report

Alberta Finances Not Up To Par With Similar Provinces: Report

07.25.2014
Alberta’s finances are in worse shape than other energy-producing provinces and states, says a report released Thursday by the Fraser...
Alberta Children Who Die In Care No Longer Nameless

Alberta Children Who Die In Care No Longer Nameless

07.25.2014
Kyleigh Tiara Crier hanged herself in the closet of her Edmonton group home in April after changing her Facebook cover page to a black...
'Fields Of Shattered Dreams'

'Fields Of Shattered Dreams'

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  07.24.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta's school construction policy has lapsed into "fields of shattered dreams" and needs a complete rethink, Tory leadership...
Is Alberta's New Licence Plate Design Actually Montana?

Is Alberta's New Licence Plate Design Actually Montana?

07.23.2014
With styl­ized wheat in the fore­ground and rolling hills and moun­tains in the back­ground, Brent Nicols rec­og­nized the scen­ery...
Top 10 Reasons Why Jim Prentice Is Nothing Like Peter Lougheed

Top 10 Reasons Why Jim Prentice Is Nothing Like Peter Lougheed

07.22.2014
Anyone who suggests that Jim Prentice can govern Alberta with Peter Lougheed's "legendary thoughtfulness, tone and command" demonstrates...
This Debate Won't Be Over Any Time Soon

This Debate Won't Be Over Any Time Soon

Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press  07.17.2014
EDMONTON - Alberta's great plate debate is far from over.The three candidates vying to become the next Progressive Conservative party leader...
Oops! He Won't Be Water-Skiing For A While

Oops! He Won't Be Water-Skiing For A While

The Canadian Press  07.16.2014
EDMONTON - An Alberta cabinet minister is on the mend after breaking his leg wakeboarding in British Columbia.Doug Griffiths, the minister...