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(Originally published 17MAR16 on Facebook)

Premier Rachel Notley-Arab’s NDP government took over Alberta’s finances with more than $1 billion in surplus cash. The final numbers from the 2014-15 budget year, which ended March 31, show Alberta recorded a $1.1-billion surplus, up from the $514 million projected when the Progressive Conservative government tabled its spending document in the spring of 2014. 686 more words


Alberta snapshot: Blue Ridge.

An amazing late September sky in northern Alberta….


Varcoe: Optimism grows as Kinder Morgan awaits Trans Mountain ruling

BANFF — Just days after the Trudeau government approved a major LNG project planned for northern British Columbia, the president of Kinder Morgan Canada is feeling confident. 856 more words


Calgarian pleads guilty to role in $23-million real estate fraud

While one of his victims sobbed in the back of a Calgary courtroom, a city man pleaded guilty Friday for his role in bilking $23 million from hundreds of investors. 550 more words

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Electoral system born in Alberta on the ballot in P.E.I.

People in Prince Edward Island are heading to the polls to decide how they’ll vote in future elections and there’s a chance they could opt for an electoral system born and bred in Alberta. 447 more words

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Mounties seize $500,000 worth of stolen off-road and recreational vehicles, firearms

The theft of a cellphone led RCMP to an unexpected seizure of $500,000 worth of stolen vehicles and firearms from a property near Rocky Mountain House. 317 more words

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