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Committee scraps bill to create Alberta-only time zone

The clocks will keep changing in Alberta… for now.

In a unanimous vote, the standing committee on Alberta’s economic future scrapped Bill 203, a private member’s bill which proposed to keep the province on mountain daylight time year-round. 551 more words


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Bob Layton editorial: The need for serious consequences

It’s Friday, let’s see what’s on your mind.

About what you would do if you were in a hurricane zone, Karen says she would evacuate just to be safe and rebuild later. 198 more words


Public meetings on ditching Daylight Saving Time held in Calgary Thursday

The Alberta NDP is hosting a series of meetings in Calgary on Thursday to get public feedback on its proposed plan to scrap Daylight Saving Time… 282 more words


Calgarian who helped bring daylight saving time says quit changing clocks

One of the people instrumental in bringing daylight time to Alberta five decades ago says it’s time for the province to stop monkeying with its clocks. 356 more words

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Referendum on ending Daylight Saving Time in Alberta would cost millions

*EDITOR’S NOTE: A previous version of this article had the cost of a referendum as at least $6 million based on information from an MLA. It was later corrected to between $2 million and $6 million. 654 more words


Alberta NDP visiting 4 cities to get public input on ditching Daylight Saving Time

The Alberta NDP is forging ahead with its proposed plan to scrap Daylight Saving Time in the province and the government wants to hear more from the public. 330 more words