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What Schools Want From Redford

EDMONTON - The Catholic and public school boards in Edmonton want Premier Alison Redford to do more to reduce child poverty in Alberta.Both boards have passed motions endorsing a report written by soc...
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Redford Signs Trade Deal

EDMONTON – Premier Alison Redford has signed a trade deal with India the government says will “unlock vast agricultural opportunities” in the country. Redford signed the Memorandum of Understanding wi...
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Are Albertans Paying For An Ad Campaign?

EDMONTON - It's on road signs, government business cards, help-wanted ads, brochures and Twitter hashtags.It's in photo ops, speeches, mailouts and as a tagline to every piece of news Premier Alison R...
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No Apologies For India Trip

CALGARY - Alberta Premier Alison Redford is offering no apologies for her trade mission to India which begins this week.The trip to Petrotech, the largest oil and natural gas trade show in the region,...
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Pipeline Alternative: Oil Via Rail?

VANCOUVER - A task force report has been handed in to the British Columbia and Alberta governments that examines the idea of transporting oilsands' crude via rail if proposed pipelines don't get the g...
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Trying To Fix Things.. Promise

EDMONTON - After a bruising 2013, Alberta Premier Alison Redford reaches the midpoint of her mandate in 2014 facing an emerging political question.Who is Alison Redford?Supporters hail her as the ulti...
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New Schools Announced

EDMONTON - The Alberta government has announced a new school for Calgary and one for Edmonton to help deal with the province's growing population.Calgary's new school will be for Catholic separate sch...
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Redford's Next Stop: India

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Alison Redford is heading to India in the new year.The premier says she will lead a trade mission from Jan. 8 to 19, to go to Petrotech, the largest oil and gas trade show i...
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'Memories Came Flooding Back'

JOHANNEBURG, South Africa - Alberta Premier Alison Redford says memories came flooding back to her when she walked into the stadium in South Africa to attend the memorial service for Nelson Mandela.Re...
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Major Cabinet Shuffle

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Alison Redford shuffled more than half the ministers in her cabinet Friday, promoting rising stars Manmeet Bhullar and Robin Campbell while demoting Doug Griffiths and deput...