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News - A new agriculture minister, a new direction on the ALR?

Opponents of the provincial government’s proposed changes to the Agriculture Land Reserve may have reason to hope after recently-appointed agriculture minister Norm Letnick reached out to farmers and ranchers for consultation this week. 279 more words

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Former Liquor Stores CEO Irving Kipnes retires from board

More than two decades after he founded Liquor Depot Corp., a predecessor of Edmonton-based Liquor Stores N.A., Canada’s largest independent liquor store operator, former company CEO Irving Kipnes is retiring from the board. 182 more words


Cat Thomson releases tour dates

By: Amanda Hather

604 Records artist Cat Thomson is heading out on the road! The Spring Into Summer tour may be headed your way if you’re in the western part of the country. 112 more words


A recent presentation at the Canadian Association of Gift Planners conference held in Vancouver shared this food for thought quotation about a habit of being! 234 more words

A story of a wine store disappointment

In the province of British Columbia, there are government operated liquor stores and private ones. I went to a private wine store last week to pick up a bottle of VQA wine for a private tasting session. 674 more words