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Plane of Reconciliation Project Honours Indigenous Peoples in the Canadian Armed Forces

Comox, British Columbia—Veterans Affairs Canada (February 10, 2020), the Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of…

Doors Open to Modernized Vermilion Seniors Home

The governments of Alberta and Canada are providing more affordable housing options for seniors in Vermilion with the opening of…

New, Large Meat-eating Dinosaur Discovered in Alberta

Science student identifies ‘reaper of death’ – first new tyrannosaur species from Canada named in 50 years Mark Lowey, for…

New Grain Dryer Program for Farmers Hit with Tough Harvest

A new grant program is now available to help grain farmers upgrade their grain handling systems.  Efficient Grain Dryer Program…

This 13-year-old Alberta Alpine Skier will be the Youngest Competitor at the Special Olympics Canada Winter Games

At just 13-years-old, Special Olympics Alberta’s Wyatt Oostendorp is the youngest athlete out of more than 800 competitors gearing up for…

Inviting Investment to the Northwest

A new provincial-municipal partnership will create jobs and economic opportunities for communities in northwest Alberta. Alberta has signed a memorandum…

Teck Announces Goal of Carbon Neutrality by 2050

Vancouver, B.C. – As part of our commitment to climate action and responsible resource development, Teck Resources Limited (TSX: TECK.A and…

Firebrand Glass Make One of Kind Awards

One of the many things that we create at Firebrand Glass Studio is custom awards. Watch the video below that shows the process of making…

Latest Numbers Put Softwood Lumber on Right Track

The U.S. Department of Commerce has signalled a significant reduction to tariff rates for forestry companies that were included in…

Canada’s Business Owners will Keep Investing in 2020 Despite Economic Uncertainty: BDC Study

Outlook optimistic in Quebec and Ontario, most pessimistic in Western Canada January 15, 2020, Montreal—Many Canadian entrepreneurs will continue investing in their companies…

Handwritten Valentines Create a Legacy of Love and Literacy

Writing cards, notes and love letters contributes to well-being and happiness. (Shutterstock) By Hetty Roessingh, Professor, Werklund School of Education, University…

Leighton Art Centre: Within Winter's Eye

February 22, 2020 – April 18, 2020, 10-4PM Experience the elements of a cold Canadian winter… without the cold toes and nose. This…

Catch a Memory: Family Fishing Weekends

Fishing is an easy and enjoyable way for family and friends to connect with some of Alberta’s greatest natural resources…

What New York City Can Teach Us About Housing

By Abe Oudshoorn, Western University I had the opportunity recently to attend the Beyond Housing Conference organized by the Institute for Child Poverty…

Celebrate 30 Years of Family Day Fun

Set out on an affordable, fun-filled adventure this Family Day weekend at Alberta’s parks and heritage facilities. Take the whole…