Trudeau to unveil carbon tax plan Tuesday for provinces that don’t comply

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will unveil Tuesday the federal government’s plan for wayward provinces that do not comply with the…

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Mother of convicted killer glad 14-year-old victim’s family ‘got justice’

Tyrell Perron begged his mother to stay away from the Hinton, Alta. courthouse. The now-convicted killer wanted to shield her…

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Investors rush to patent genetically modified cannabis molecules

At the Hyasynth Biologicals laboratory in Montreal, scientists are working on the latest frontier in the cannabis business: genetically engineering…

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Alberta government announces $700M for possible Calgary Olympics

The Alberta government pledged $700 million on Friday for a potential Calgary Winter Olympics, with conditions.  In a letter from…

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Canadians too lazy, busy to go outside and play: survey

A survey released last week confirms grown-up Canadians still like to groan about going outside to play, often because they find outdoor activities…

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Federal report projects $1-trillion debt in Alberta, but debate swirls on how to rein it in

A federal parliamentary budget report out this week estimates public debt in Alberta will exceed $100 billion by 2021 and…

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Woman killed in four-vehicle crash south of Lac La Biche

A 66-year-old woman died Wednesday in a four-vehicle collision on Highway 36 south of Lac La Biche, RCMP say. Traffic was diverted for…

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Amidst Trans Mountain debate, Rachel Notley addresses International Pipeline Conference

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley will deliver a keynote address to the 2018 International Pipeline Conference in Calgary on Tuesday morning. …

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Edmonton on way to new snowfall record for Sept. 21

Edmonton is on its way to the snowiest Sept. 21 since 1968, says Dan Kulak, meteorologist with Environment Canada. Not…

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Edmonton man faces 119 charges for string of liquor-store robberies

An Edmonton man wanted in a string of robberies was arrested Saturday evening by tactical unit officers outside a liquor store…

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