69 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Alberta, 3 more deaths

69 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Alberta, 3 more deaths 1

EDMONTON — The province of Alberta mentioned on Sunday that there are one other 69 cases of COVID-19, bringing the provincial whole to 1,250. There have been additionally three more COVID-19 deaths reported, bringing the overall to 23. Of the three individuals who died, one is a person in the Calgary zone in this 60s, […]

Alberta move to ‘delist’ parks called another download onto rural municipalities

Alberta move to 'delist' parks called another download onto rural municipalities 2

A provincial plan to off-load dozens of Alberta parks and different protected areas to third-party administration is simply another approach of shifting prices to different ranges of presidency, says the pinnacle of Rural Municipalities Alberta. “Yeah, it’s a download,” mentioned Al Kemmere. “I do think that this is a passing-off of the responsibility.” On Tuesday, […]

Buffalo Declaration a ‘clear display of ignorance,’ says Alberta treaty nation

Buffalo Declaration a 'clear display of ignorance,' says Alberta treaty nation 4

Alberta First Nation leaders from Treaty Six are talking out in opposition to a latest discover launched by 4 Conservative MPs from Alberta, which they are saying they won’t assist. “This declaration is a clear display of ignorance and moreover a thoughtless claim of support to your inequalities,” reads a letter launched by the Confederacy of Treaty Six […]

Alberta RCMP investigating whether donors to UCP ‘kamikaze’ campaign were defrauded

Alberta RCMP investigating whether donors to UCP 'kamikaze' campaign were defrauded 7

The RCMP is investigating whether a “kamikaze” campaign for the management of Alberta’s United Conservative Party defrauded donors, in accordance to a supply conversant in the investigation.  The police are investigating Jeff Callaway’s 2017 campaign “as being a large fraud committed on a number of people who believed that it was legitimate,” in accordance to the supply, who CBC News has agreed […]

Widespread avalanche warnings in effect for southern B.C. and Alberta

Widespread avalanche warnings in effect for southern B.C. and Alberta 16

A widespread public avalanche warning is in effect for mountains throughout southern B.C. and Alberta — for each backcountry terrain and extra accessible areas. The area has seen a big dump of snow over the previous few days, with greater than 120 centimetres falling in some areas. The new snow is sitting on high of a weak […]

Alberta wants to flip the script in oilpatch’s favour — it won’t be easy

Alberta wants to flip the script in oilpatch's favour — it won't be easy 18

When Jason Kenney took to the podium this week to launch his promised power “war room,” he did so underneath the gaze of faculty college students hoping to sooner or later work in the oil and fuel trade. Alberta’s premier defined how the Canadian Energy Centre would reply quickly to perceived “misinformation,” collect and analyze knowledge, and produce authentic content material, like promotional movies. […]

Unions told thousands more job cuts coming to Alberta public service

Unions told thousands more job cuts coming to Alberta public service 22

Nearly 6,000 Alberta public-sector jobs might be eradicated because the UCP authorities tries to lower prices and discover efficiencies, the provincial authorities signalled to unions in letters launched late Friday afternoon. The unions acquired the letters upfront of bargaining for 2020 collective agreements. The letters aren’t formal notices of layoffs, however as required below the collective […]

Pet pot-bellied pig slain on rural Alberta property

Pet pot-bellied pig slain on rural Alberta property 23

EDMONTON — An Alberta man needs solutions after his household’s pet pot-bellied pig was shot simply metres from his residence, then butchered and dumped in a close-by space. Tex Schar, who lives on a rural property in Mayerthorpe, mentioned his spouse was residence when she heard a gunshot round 10:45 a.m. on Sunday. He arrived […]

Alberta NDP Leader Rachel Notley thrown out of house in Bill 22 stand-off

Alberta NDP Leader Rachel Notley thrown out of house in Bill 22 stand-off 24

Alberta NDP chief Rachel Notley was compelled to go away the legislative meeting Tuesday after she refused to apologize for saying the UCP house chief was mendacity a couple of invoice to fireside the election commissioner.  “Why are we interrupting that conversation, the important conversation, with something as trivial as that when the whole institution, the whole […]

Lieutenant-governor urged to withhold assent on bill to fire Alberta election commissioner

Lieutenant-governor urged to withhold assent on bill to fire Alberta election commissioner 25

NDP chief Rachel Notley has requested Alberta’s lieutenant-governor to deny assent of Bill 22, controversial laws launched Monday that may fire Election Commissioner Lorne Gibson in the course of his investigation into the UCP management race.  The race was received by Premier Jason Kenney in October 2017. Gibson has been focusing on the so-called “kamikaze” management […]

Alberta energy minister calls for Parliament to return early to end CN Rail strike

Alberta energy minister calls for Parliament to return early to end CN Rail strike 26

Alberta Energy Minister Sonya Savage is asking on the federal authorities to convey again Parliament early to enact back-to-work laws for placing CN Rail staff. Parliament is at present scheduled to sit on Dec. 5, however Savage warned that even this quick wait would end in “serious damage” to each the Alberta economic system and […]

Former Liberal MP claims Alberta is envious of Quebec

Former Liberal MP claims Alberta is envious of Quebec 27

OTTAWA – A former Liberal cupboard minister and Montreal mayor says Alberta is “jealous” of Quebec’s place within the federation. “I think that if we cut that rhetoric and we’re more factual, we will witness that maybe Alberta is jealous of some of the powers that Quebec has and would like to have that kind […]

Lower taxes will not restore Alberta Advantage, says U of C study

Lower taxes will not restore Alberta Advantage, says U of C study 28

CALGARY – One of the planks within the platform the Kenney authorities used to rise to energy within the spring election was a restoration of the “Alberta Advantage,” a time period popularized through the Ralph Klein period. However, one Calgary faculty says that will by no means occur. The study, authored by Paul Precht on […]

Alberta photographers help injured great blue heron fly south

Alberta photographers help injured great blue heron fly south 29

Jeremiah Rodriguez with a report from Alberta Bureau Chief Janet Dirks, CTVNews.ca Published Saturday, November 16, 2019 6:14PM EST TORONTO — Most migrating birds have headed south by mid-November, which is why two good buddies had been involved once they noticed a great blue heron in misery. Allison Prentice and Guy Kinney had been taking […]

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney might be bilingual but he needs to learn a new language

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney might be bilingual but he needs to learn a new language 30

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney might converse fluent French but he is having problem understanding the province of Quebec. And Quebec does not perceive Alberta. The two, nonetheless, definitely understand how to insult one another. Kenney and Bloc Québécois Leader Yves-François Blanchet have been buying and selling barbs in each official languages this week. It all […]

Alberta boy gets his birthday wish: A street full of garbage trucks

Alberta boy gets his birthday wish: A street full of garbage trucks 32

Ask most youngsters what they need for his or her birthdays and you may hear a range of requests — dolls, toy automobiles, video video games. But a Morinville, Alta., boy had a distinct, particular request for his fourth birthday: 100 garbage trucks. While 100 trucks was an bold request, Chase Olesen was in for a […]