Between Black Friday deals drawing shoppers to the malls and Cyber Monday keeping them online, a national day to support local businesses that can get forgotten in the frenzy launched Saturday in Edmonton. 358 more words
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Canada’s nuclear watchdog has approved part of a quarter-billion-dollar plan to clean up an abandoned uranium mine in northern Saskatchewan.
In a written decision issued Friday, the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) gave the Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC) the go-ahead to begin “remediating” 4.4 million tonnes of radioactive tailings at the derelict Gunnar uranium mine site. 433 more words
A report released by the Saskatoon Regional Economic Development Authority (SREDA) suggests the Remai Modern art gallery, which is slated to open in 2017, will “impact” Saskatoon’s annual GDP to the tune of $17 million over a three-year period. 263 more words
The Calgary Public Library Foundation’s signature fundraising event, the Bob Edwards Award Gala, is always a must-attend event. And this year’s, held Nov 5 at the Fairmont Palliser Hotel, was perhaps the best yet as record funds were raised to help the Library support literacy and lifelong learning. 365 more words
For the first time in at least 17 years, an organization has voluntarily asked Edmonton city council to cut their base operating grant.
The Edmonton Economic Development Corp. 785 more words