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Alberta considers emissions rules to win support for oil sector

Alberta will likely implement energy efficiency measures and public transit when it revamps its climate-change policy to win support for its oil sector, the fastest-growing source of global warming in the country. 554 more words


Moon Mars And Saturn

This was a night for preplanning and last minute research. That evening, I was getting pinged by my Aurora Alerting app (free, with a $2.99 alert upgrade, in app purchase), so I thought a late night excursion was in order. 62 more words


Simeon Rottier Joins the Team!

Ahead of the Game adds another star to the already star-studded line-up for the May 3 & 4, 2014 football camp in Edmonton! Simeon Rottier from the Edmonton Eskimos will be joining our team as the O-line and D-line coach. 79 more words


When a few elected by a minorty of the vote, proceed to wreck Canada we need Democracy.

In the last election the prime minister of the federal con party of Canada and his party of cons got only 18% of the voters voting for them. 95 more words


Medicine Hat resident — a double-lung transplant recipient — reminds Albertans to commit to organ donating

Terry Sawchuk says his double-lung transplant in Edmonton back in March 2011 saved his life.

After suffering from idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis – a disease that causes scaring in the lungs so severe it makes it nearly impossible for patients to breathe – Sawchuk says he wanted “to turn a negative into a positive” by telling people his donated lungs saved his life. 243 more words

Lung Health

FASD prevention signs required in all Alberta liquor stores, bars, restaurants, and night clubs

Yesterday, the Alberta government announced that liquor stores, restaurants and bars are required to display signs about FASD prevention to help raise awareness of FASD. 591 more words

Risk & Communication