The Alberta NDP wants to increase the minimum wage to $15, nearly a 50% increase over the old rate.
We know they want to do this not to help unskilled, low-wage workers, but rather to… 421 more words
Banff is like a fairytale place for travellers: natural beauty everywhere you look, so many activities to undertake, and many travellers to trade stories with. 282 more words
When 1,000 angry farmers and ranchers descended on the front steps of the legislature Monday, they brought along plenty of fear and angrily worded placards, and also a few barnyard animals. 667 more words
While the politicians serve up the usual dire warnings in Paris about the need to address climate change, Beijing was enveloped in a choking blanket of smog over the weekend, forcing the Chinese government to issue its highest air pollution alert of the year. 942 more words
An Alberta beef cow that died in February infected with bovine spongiform encephalopathy had likely consumed contaminated feed despite an enhanced feed ban that went into effect 20 months before its birth, an investigation has found. 484 more words