Premier Kenney announces the release of Alberta fiscal report amid talks of public sector cuts
In the announcement, Premier Kenney addressed the reality that wage or job cuts may have to be made based on the results of the panel, but it’s still an uncertainty.
Jason Kenney slashes own salary by 10 percent—MLA salaries by 5 percent
On Tuesday, the Alberta provincial government made good on its promise to cut the pay of MLAs by 5 percent in addition to a 10 percent cut in the pay of the premier
Edmonton neighbourhood defaced with large swastika
Edmonton police are investigating the tagging of a lawn with a large spray-painted swastika.
Longtime Conservative MP Deepak Obhrai has passed away
Long-serving Conservative MP Deepak Obhrai passed away last night. Obhrai was diagnosed with stage four liver cancer just weeks before.
Largest meth stash in Southern Alberta’s history seized by border guards
According to the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), the largest seizure of illegal drugs in the history of Southern Alberta has been completed at Coutts border crossing.
Alleged Edmonton puppy mill raided; woman arrested and 72 dogs rescued
57-year-old Gloria Sears has recently been arrested following a raid on an alleged puppy mill in northeast Edmonton, Alberta.
Lack of transparency around Calgary Flames arena: Canadian Taxpayers Federation
“Many arenas have been built privately in Canada, and there’s no reason why it can’t be done in Calgary as well. So, Calgary can get the benefits of a new arena without having to risk taxpayer money on it.”
Family crushed by light sentence after vicious Calgary train attack left woman disabled for life
Part of the leniency seems to come from the judge’s consideration of Favel’s childhood, and the difficulties she had growing up as an indigenous teenager.
Heavy flooding in north Alberta hamlet causes highway to collapse
After it was made inaccessible, Highway 88 began to fall apart due to the growing pressure and erosion occurring from floodwaters.