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Fort McMurray businesses struggle because many staff haven't returned following wildfire

Fort McMurray — Serving a beer within five minutes can be quite an accomplishment for some Fort McMurray bars these days. It certainly was during the first few weeks of June at the East Village Pub. 612 more words

Local News

Despite challenges, Alberta entrepreneurs love owning own businesses: ATB Financial

A new survey released Tuesday indicates the entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well in Alberta.

Almost 90 per cent of respondents surveyed by ATB Financial’s Business Beat, which surveys small and mid-sized businesses, said they prefer running their own businesses. 318 more words

Local News

Report: Megyn Claims Fox News' Ailes Sexually Harassed Her

Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016

URL of the original posting site: http://www.newsmax.com/Headline/fox-megyn-ailes-sexual/2016/07/19/id/739397/#ixzz4EsYYKLlZ

New York magazine’s Gabriel Sherman reported Tuesday that Fox News star Megyn Kelly has accused the network’s chairman of sexual harassment.  286 more words

FOX News

Opinion: $15 minimum wage makes sense for Alberta

Rachel Notley’s NDP should be congratulated for keeping a high-profile election promise to give Alberta’s most vulnerable workers a raise. A $15 per hour minimum wage is not only welcome news for workers, it is long overdue. 595 more words


Solar-powered oxygen system helping kids with severe pneumonia in Uganda

A University of Alberta-developed technology is using two free and available resources — solar energy and air — to help save lives of children in Uganda. 303 more words

Local News

Editorial: Expanded CPP a good call

A majority of Canada’s finance ministers agreed to a deal last week that will boost the amount of money that workers and their employers dedicate to the Canada Pension Plan in exchange for slightly beefier returns come retirement. 450 more words