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Barnes enters Wildrose race promising to rebuild trust

The high-speed race to lead the Wildrose Party heated up Thursday as two more candidates formally launched their campaigns and controversial issues received a new airing. 470 more words

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What Hiking in Death Valley Taught me About Life

(All photographs taken by me).

Several days ago, I traveled to Death Valley National Park to hike to the summit of Telescope Peak, the highest point in the Park and the Panamint Range at just over 11,000 feet. 1,562 more words


Brian Jean: One Foot Across the Floor

You ever meet those people who just keep getting cheated on by their partners? It doesn’t matter who they date, it’s like they have a magnet for cheaters. 332 more words

AHS employees' $10,000 cellphone bills prompt new mobile device policy

CALGARY – The Wildrose party is calling out Alberta Health Services managers and consultants for racking up “outrageous” cell phone bills totaling hundreds of thousands of dollars.  310 more words


Wildrose executive turns down former Tory Rob Anders' application for leader

EDMONTON – Alberta’s Opposition Wildrose party has rejected the application of a former Tory MP to run for leader.

Party president Jeff Callaway says the executive committee has voted unanimously to not accept Rob Anders’ leadership application. 160 more words


Flood recovery program still in disarray: critics

Alberta’s flawed response to the floods of 2013 cries out for the establishment of a public insurance program that takes the politics out of disaster recovery efforts, says interim Liberal Leader David Swann. 454 more words

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Braid: Alberta's election will give other Canadians a good giggle

Other Canadians tend to laugh at Alberta’s version of democracy. This time, they’ll howl.

Consider how weird this is — Wildrose, the official Opposition, will campaign in the looming election with a leader who isn’t even running for the legislature. 632 more words

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