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Varcoe: B.C. gets 'fair share' on pipelines, but does it set precedent for Energy East?

While the battle over pipelines continues to rage in Canada, Alberta received some positive vibes from the west coast on Wednesday.

In Victoria, Christy Clark’s Liberal government approved the $6.8-billion Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. 865 more words

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Cooper: Tory delegate selection rules put Kenney at a disadvantage

The three-day Alberta Progressive Conservative Party policy meeting ended last Sunday in Red Deer, a couple of weeks before delegate selection begins for the leadership convention in March. 589 more words


Harper backs Kenney in major move but some Tories see possible backlash

The one-two punch of Stephen Harper and Rona Ambrose endorsing Jason Kenney’s bid for the Progressive Conservative leadership and plan to unite Alberta’s right was still reverberating through provincial politics a day later, even as politicians debated its ultimate effect. 828 more words


Your letters for Thursday, May 19

Assisted dying isn’t killing

Re: “Supreme court could change its mind, again,” Andrew Coyne, Opinion, May 17.

We live in a country where debate, challenge and change is possible. 641 more words


Letters for Saturday, Feb. 20

Pedestrians need to be wary

Re: “Fatal crossings,” Feb. 19.

I read today’s article about pedestrian safety with interest. Then I got into my car and was driving up 14th Street N.W. 1,173 more words

Rachel Notley

Energy industry on 'pins and needles' ahead of Alberta royalty review

Alberta’s oil and gas industry is on tenterhooks as it awaits the findings of the province’s royalty review.

A four-member panel has spent the past five months examining how the province charges energy firms to extract resources. 586 more words