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The Globe and Mail
Vermilion boosting Alberta resource assets
Vermilion Energy Inc. has amassed sizable positions in key Alberta oil and gas resource plays and it is looking to add more through acquisition, the company's chief executive says.
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Oil wells and the city: Rift widens between anti-oil activists, developers in resource-rich Alberta
The Lethbridge mother of two, along with a local activist group, is protesting a proposal that would see several wells built in her neighbourhood, one of the fastest-growing parts of the southern prairie city.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Flooding possible as snow melt finally starts
Environment Canada says southern Albertans will finally be freed from the deep freeze starting Saturday with a forecast high of 10 C and heating up to 16 C by Sunday.
Walkers honour survivors of Indian Residential schools
Ann Heinrichs is part of a group that is taking part in a long-distance reconciliation walk from Stony Knoll, Saskatchewan, to Edmonton, Alberta.
Alberta accounts for "lion's share" of annual national employment growth
The unemployment rates in both Calgary and in Alberta dipped in February as the province accounted for the "lion's share" of annual national employment growth, according to Statistics Canada.
North Shore News
Nevermore pays homage to the master of the macabre
Catalyst Theatre returns to Vancouver for an encore presentation of Nevermore: The Imaginary Life and Mysterious Death of Edgar Allan Poe at Kay Meek Centre March 11-14.
Man jailed for sex with 14-year-old
A Lloydminster man who took pictures of himself having sex with a 14-year-old Leduc girl he had lured on the Internet was sentenced to 3-1/2 years in prison Thursday.
Lake Cowichan Gazette
60 years: Cloverdale Canadian Reformed Church marks a milestone
The evening celebration gets underway at 7 p.m., offering well-wishers a chance to browse vintage and photo galleries highlighting the early years of Cloverdale Canadian Reformed Church.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Alberta to see more Family Care Clinics soon, minister promises
Premier Alison Redford's plans to sprinkle Alberta with new Family Care Clinics was given a funding boost in Thursday's provincial budget, though the government remained unclear on how many clinics would be created this year.
The Winnipeg Free Press
Hillary Clinton says little to reassure Calgary crowd on Keystone
Former U.S. secretary of state Hillary Clinton says whatever the decision on the proposed Keystone XL pipeline, it's important that Canada and the United States retain a good working relationship.
Alberta touts $1.1B surplus, but borrows billions
Alberta is back in the black when it comes to day-to-day spending, but the good times are being underwritten with billions of dollars in debt, which is now at $14 billion and rising.
Wisconsin governor touts Enbridge expansion plans
Walker toured Enbridge's facilities in Superior for the first time Thursday. He says he's impressed by safety precautions at the Superior facilities, where Enbridge can store nearly 14 million barrels of oil in 64 tanks.
Snapping Oscar stars surreal for rural Alberta photographer
Angelina Jolie talks with other guests at the Governors Ball after the 86th Academy Awards at the Ray Dolby Ballroom in Los Angeles, March 2, 2014.
1 dead, several rushed to hospital after serious accidents on Alberta's highways
One of the mangled vehicles involved in a 40-car pileup on southbound Highway 2 between Carstairs and Didsbury on Thursday after low visibility and poor road conditions blanketed the highway.
Headed to Vancouver for the weekend? Jump On a cheap flight
An air service company is offering Edmontonians a new weekend getaway at discounted rates, but the flight only leaves if 80 per cent of the plane's seats are sold.
Witness tell murder trial of stabbing threat
A teenage girl who gave an accused killer a ride to a party has told a murder trial the accused spoke of stabbing an unnamed person.
Alberta colleges face hearing over poor financial controls
Three colleges that received lousy marks on the auditor general's February report card may be called on the carpet by an all-party legislature committee to answer for their dismal performance.
Canada Place, Edmonton, Alberta, Partial Re-Opening March 6, 2014
Canada Place will re-open to the public tomorrow, Thursday, March 6, 2014, with the exception of the Service Canada Centre on the main floor, which will remain closed to both tenants and the public until further notice.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Canadian police investigating after bitcoin bank Flexcoin folds
Canadian police have launched an investigation after online bitcoin bank Flexcoin, which closed its virtual doors this week, said that it had lost about $600,000 worth of the digital currency in a hacker attack.
The Miami Herald
Michigan charges energy companies with bid-rigging
Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette said Wednesday that he has filed criminal charges against Chesapeake Energy Corp. and Encana Corp., accusing them of colluding to avoid bidding against each other for Michigan oil and gas leases.