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How ideology is darkening the future of renewables in Alberta

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Engine Capital backs Simpson Oil's call for strategic review at Parkland

Engine Capital backs Simpson Oil's call for strategic review at Parkland

CALGARY — An activist investor has sent a letter to the board of directors at Parkland Corp. backing a call from the company's largest shareholder for a strategic review at the fuel retailer. U.S.

WHL roundup: Sidorov nets hat trick as Blades beat Rebels 8-5, lead series 3-0

RED DEER, Alta. — Egor Sidorov scored three goals, including the winner, as the visiting Saskatoon Blades beat the Red Deer Rebels 8-5 in Western Hockey League playoff action on Tuesday night.
Trio found guilty of mischief for roles in 2022 border blockade at Coutts, Alta.

Trio found guilty of mischief for roles in 2022 border blockade at Coutts, Alta.

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Three men accused by the Crown of helping lead and coordinate the COVID-19 protest blockade at Coutts, Alta., in 2022 have been found guilty of mischief.
TC Energy pipeline rupture sparks wildfire near Edson, Alta.

TC Energy pipeline rupture sparks wildfire near Edson, Alta.

CALGARY — A natural gas pipeline owned by TC Energy Corp. ruptured near Edson, Alta., on Tuesday, sparking a wildfire. The Calgary-based pipeline operator confirmed the rupture in a statement late Tuesday afternoon.
RCMP officer cleared in deadly shooting on Alberta First Nation

RCMP officer cleared in deadly shooting on Alberta First Nation

EDMONTON — Alberta's police watchdog says an officer didn't commit a criminal offence following a deadly shooting three years ago.
Edmonton doctors say too few neonatal beds, staff endangering babies

Edmonton doctors say too few neonatal beds, staff endangering babies

EDMONTON — A doctors' group says neonatal intensive care units in Edmonton have been too full and it's putting vulnerable babies at risk.
Government documents confirm coal lobbying on Rockies mining, show months of planning

Government documents confirm coal lobbying on Rockies mining, show months of planning

EDMONTON — Documents released under Alberta Freedom of Information laws confirm the United Conservative Party government was talking with the coal industry about relaxing a policy that protected the Rocky Mountains from open-pit mines long before mak
Oilers bite Sharks 9-2, McDavid earns 100th assist

Oilers bite Sharks 9-2, McDavid earns 100th assist

EDMONTON — Connor McDavid achieved a rare feat as his team was administering a rare beating.

Oilers captain Connor McDavid becomes 4th player in NHL history to record 100 assists in a season

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Connor McDavid has achieved something only three other people in the NHL have ever done.