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Greenpeace campaigner sees uptick in hateful comments after Jane Fonda visit

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 22:29:27 EST


A Greenpeace campaigner has seen a recent uptick in the amount of vitriolic comments he’s received online after Jane Fonda’s visit to the oilsands.

Candidates spar with Jason Kenney at PC leadership debate

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 21:11:46 EST


Jason Kenney plans to ask the party to review how it allocated time to candidates after his opponent Stephen Khan went on the attack during Sunday’s leadership debate in Edmonton.

The search is on: Alberta Liberals looking for new leader

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 20:39:20 EST


A candidate has yet to come forward to make a bid to become the next leader of the Alberta Liberals, but party faithful say there are at least two or three big names — and some have the political experience the job requires.

Alan Hallman expelled from Kenney campaign after PC Party suspension

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 18:27:07 EST


The 'field organizer' for Jason Kenney's PC leadership campaign has been kicked out of the party and barred from attending events like Sunday's leadership debate.

Alberta Liberals see opening as leadership race set to launch

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 09:00:00 EST


With only one MLA and a low public profile, the Alberta Liberal Party will launch its leadership contest this week with hopes of re-igniting interest in the struggling political entity.

Fuel spilled near Onoway after tanker runs off road

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 11:55:29 EST


RCMP are investigating after a fuel tanker went into the ditch near Onoway Sunday morning and started leaking fuel.

How a small southern Alberta town became a drone hotspot

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 10:00:00 EST


If you have drones dropping off your mail in the future, you will have a small town in southern Alberta to thank.

Future of the oilsands: the good, the bad and the ugly

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 05:00:00 EST


Considering the drastic fall of oil prices and considerable change in the North American oil industry coupled with increasingly stringent environmental policy, there are many concerns about the future of the oilsands.

Enlisting Alberta First Nations to bolster pipeline monitoring

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 10:25:27 EST


A new program in the works at Alberta's research and development agency aims to improve pipeline monitoring and spill response by enlisting more Indigenous people.

Typing in 'the zone': Why the physical QWERTY keyboard still matters to some

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 11:00:00 EST


You've probably switched over to typing on your smartphone's touch screen, but don't discount the physical QWERTY keyboard as dead just yet. Here's why.

New generation moves to the fore in Liberal cabinet shuffle

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 05:00:00 EST


Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has been transforming the Liberal Party, making way for a younger, newer generation. However, the move has also left some older members of the party feeling like they have been eclipsed.

'You're the female Gordie Howe': Hayley Wickenheiser honoured at Oilers game

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 00:45:35 EST


Hayley Wickenheiser lives in Calgary and her favourite team growing up was the Edmonton Oilers, so it only seemed fitting she was honoured during the latest installment of the Battle of Alberta on Saturday night.

Man robbed at gunpoint, shot in chase near Gibbons

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 22:21:35 EST


Morinville RCMP are investigating after a man was robbed at gunpoint and was subsequently shot after a chase Friday night near Gibbons.

Oilers win 'Battle of Alberta' in shootout

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 01:16:23 EST


Leon Draisaitl and Mark Letestu scored in the shootout as the Edmonton Oilers won their second game in a row, defeating the Calgary Flames 2-1 on Saturday.

Edmonton teen hoping to make an impact with MLS team

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 21:16:04 EST


Edmonton teenager Shamit Shome took another stop up the pro soccer ranks Friday, chosen by the Montreal Impact in the second round (41st overall) at the MLS SuperDraft.