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Editorial: Alberta's Phoenix Sinclair

The incident has echoes of the Phoenix Sinclair case in Manitoba — a child living in at-risk circumstances dies and her death goes unreported for months. 420 more words


Braid: A testy, testing first week in legislature

In the new legislature sitting this week, the opposition MLAs circled Premier Jim Prentice like piranhas, trying to figure out if it’s safe to swarm him. 603 more words

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Braid: Prentice is on cleanup duty, but he has an entire government to turn around

Premier Jim Prentice is doing everything in his power to clean up the messes in the PC puppy park, sometimes against resistance in his own government. 607 more words


Online tool kit helps non-profit groups find corporate link-ups

Communities aren’t built solely on good intentions: organizations that work to help others need donors who will support them.

This week the Alberta government released a guide designed to help non-profit groups find suitable partners in the corporate sector and nurture their relationships with them. 279 more words

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Edmonton boy receives gender-amended birth certificate at mayor's pride brunch

Watch above: An Edmonton boy has become the first minor in Alberta to receive a gender amendment on a birth certificate. The presentation happened at the city’s 9th annual mayor’s pride brunch. 684 more words


Bring on the May pole; 124 Grand Market opens tonight

Now in its third season, the 124  Grand Market opens Thursday, May 22nd from 4-8 p.m. featuring over 60 different local vendors. The market, which averages 1100 patrons, will run weekly, rain or shine, until Oct. 41 more words

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Alberta Minister Heather Klimchuk reacts to Redford resignation

Heather Klimchuk, Alberta Minister of Culture, comments on the future of the Alberta PC Party at the Alberta Legislature on March 20, 2014. Alberta Premier Alison Redford announced her resignation yesterday evening, effective Sunday March 23, 2014.