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  1. 'I think she's biased': Alan Hallman says PC party president should resignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | CBC News

    ... the party himself. Over the course of 30-plus years he's managed several campaigns, including those of the late Ralph Klein, and worked in the premier's office. On Monday, the story of his suspension took another turn when a portion of the PC youth ...

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  2. 2016 Year in Review: Conversations with Calgary's top newsmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | GlobalNews

    ... hope to accomplish in 2017. Plans to build a new cancer centre in Calgary were first announced in 2005, when Ralph Klein was still the premier of Alberta. Those hopes were dashed after an internal document from Alberta Health Services (AHS) was ...

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  3. Longtime Alberta LGBTQ advocate becomes a judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 24 | CBC News

    ... benefits to same sex couples. After the Vriend decision, the Alberta government led by the late former premier Ralph Klein threatened to invoke the notwithstanding clause in the Constitution to limit the expansion of equality rights. Klein also ...

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  4. Longest cold spell in over 20 years comes to an end in CalgaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | GlobalNews

    ... sentiment is understandable considering this particular stretch of frigid temperatures was the longest one since Ralph Klein was in his first term as premier, Toy Story (the original) was top at the box office and men and women were trying to figure ...

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  5. Bridging the gap: Maintaining diversity and character in the Bridgeland communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Calgary Journal

    ... numerous not-for-profits and community groups in the area. While the hospital was torn down during then-Premier Ralph Klein's "out with the old" era, the hospital's legacy can still be felt in the assortment of organizations that call Bridgeland ...

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  6. Gambling on pipelines and carbon taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... our relentless single-minded rush to increase costs on all Canadian industry is frightening. Wall did his best Ralph Klein impersonation, short of wandering off to the casino as the former Alberta premier famously did at one of these First Ministers ...

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  7. BANNER3Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | Calgary Journal

    Calgary's Green Line Light Rail Transit project has been on the books since the early 1980's, a time when the late Ralph Klein was mayor, transit fare was rising to $1 and Alberta was in the throes of an economic recession. "The Green Line will be made up of two legs: the North leg will run from the future community of Keystone to downtown, and will connect with the Southeast leg, which will extend to the community of Seton."

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  8. Michael Den Tandt: Trudeau ekes out a win with climate deal - but bigger battles lie aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | National Post

    ... premier of Saskatchewan did not have to attend, of course: He could have headed across the river to Gatineau, as Ralph Klein once did, to try his luck at the casino. But there he was, pointedly making himself the fly in the ointment. Presumably it's ...

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  9. Weaselhead vs. diesel heads: Calgary southwest ring road construction angers environmentalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Calgary Journal

    ... was through Tsuu T'ina land. In 2004, then-Chief Sanford Big Plume of the Tsuu TE1 4ina Nation and then-Premier Ralph Klein signed an agreement to begin discussions on the ring road. The province also purchased and took control of the right-of-way. ...

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  10. Alberta returning to partial regulation of electricity marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Premier Rachel Notley has long been unhappy with the market-based electrical system created by former premier Ralph Klein. In 2015, her New Democrats campaigned on reintroducing partial regulation to do away with the large price swings seen in ...

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  11. France to name Mulroney to Legion of HonourRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... minister to receive the honour, which had been previously given to some Quebec premiers. Former Alberta premier Ralph Klein had been named to a lower rank in the legion. Late last year, Mr. Mulroney was appointed a gold member of the Order of the ...

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  12. Politics BriefingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... minister to receive the honour, which had been previously given to some Quebec premiers. Former Alberta premier Ralph Klein had been named to a lower rank in the legion. Late last year, Mr. Mulroney was appointed a gold member of the Order of the ...

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  13. Bill Brooks: Fraser Institute honors Brad Wall with prestigious awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | Canada.com

    ... honour. The list of past honourees reads like a who's who and include: Lady Margaret Thatcher; Brian Mulroney; Ralph Klein; Fred and Ron Mannix; Clive Beddoe; Nancy Southern; Clay Riddell; Hal Kvisle; Allan Markin; Gwyn Morgan; and Harley Hotchkiss. ...

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  14. What makes Nenshi run? It's not just an unfinished agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | CBC News

    ... want to stick around. The office comes with a never-ending list of commitments, appearances and proclamations. Ralph Klein put in almost three complete terms in the mayor's chair in the 1980s. Al Duerr completed four terms, wearing the mayor's chain ...

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  15. Unite-the-right talks with Alberta PCs would be distracting: Wildrose leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... stung the wealthy. Instead of appealing to Martha and Henry, the fictitious couple created by former premier Ralph Klein as a symbol of average Albertans, Mr. Jean said the NDP is instead seeking to engage "Leap Manifesto authors Naomi Klein and Avi ...

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  16. Pulmonary condition prevents Senator McCoy from flying home to AlbertaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... ran for the leadership of the Alberta Progressive Conservatives in 1992, when Mr. Getty retired; she lost to Ralph Klein. Ms. McCoy did not run in the 1993 Alberta election. She went on to serve as president of the Macleod Institute, a University of ...

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  17. Ross Grieve, Business Person of the Year 2006Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Alberta Venture

    ... begin our throwback in 2006. Stephen Harper began his tenure as Prime Minister in February and Alberta Premier Ralph Klein would step down by the year's end. Alberta's unemployment rate was 4.3 per cent and the vacancy rate for Calgary's commercial ...

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  18. Ex-Alberta premier Dave Hancock says Jim Prentice stepped up when PCs were downRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | Weyburn This Week

    ... s? Absolutely. But I'd like to know (if there's) any leader, whether it's the second coming of Peter Lougheed or Ralph Klein, that could have won that election for the PCs."

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  19. Jim Prentice's legacy, from Harper's beginning in Ottawa to the end of Alberta's PC dynastyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Globe and Mail

    ... on the provincial PC leadership campaign of Rick Orman in 1992 also ended in defeat when Mr. Orman lost to Ralph Klein. Returning to the federal scene, Mr. Prentice served as PC party treasurer from 1991 to 1995. His career in elected office took a ...

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  20. Privatizing liquor sales proven to be a net lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Brandon Sun

    ... control over the wholesaling of alcohol and charges a unit tax on all products sold. At the time, then-premier Ralph Klein argued liquor control was a paternalistic and unnecessary intrusion in market freedom and a competitive private sector would ...

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