Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Alberta Regulator To Act Tough On Doctors Ignoring Pandemic Response

The Surgeons and Physicians College has lost all patience with practising doctors who are not following Alberta’s pandemic response. At Monday emergency meeting of the regulator’s council, members collectively supported...

Great Northern Casino in Alberta is ready to Welcome People Back

Great Northern Casino in Alberta is opening its doors for the first time since its closure on 12th December 2020. The reopening comes as the province moves to the...

Alberta’s Minimum Childcare Subsidy Raised To $90K Per Home

Alberta says it plans to raise the minimum income subsidy cut-off so that more parents can qualify for day-care support. Starting the beginning of September, all families that earn up...

Man charged with the Murder of 17-year-Old Student in the Stabbing at South Edmonton...

Dylan Pountney, a 19-year-old teen, was set to appear in Edmonton courthouse on Tuesday for the murder of 17-year-old Jennifer Winkler in the stabbing at Christ the King School...

Education Experts, Student Raise Equality Concerns Over U Of A’s Tuition Fee Hike

About 12 courses at the University of Alberta are scheduled for a tuition hike by between 17 and 104 percent, beginning fall next year. The increase will affect students seeking...

Alberta Imposes Tighter Restrictions, Raises Fines For Those Breaking Health Directives

Alberta’s government has announced tighter health restrictions in an effort to break the spread of COVID-19 and prevent the health care system from drowning, Premier Jason Kenney stated. Among the...

16-Year-Old High Schooler Pens Resource To Help Parent Moving To Alberta Make Friends

When Garth Prinsonsky, an African Music Teacher, immigrated to Edmonton from their Native Namibia 13 years ago, he and his family had a tough time finding information on how...

Alberta’s Top Doctor Urges Patience, Adherence to Health Guidelines, More Freedom In The Coming...

After several months of the pandemic, one of Alberta’s top health practitioners is urging the masses to hold on a while longer, respect health guidelines, and hope for a...

About $444m Investment Set Aside To Assist Over 35000 Low-Income Earners Afford Lease

Alberta’s provincial and federal governments have said they are setting aside a $444m investment fund to assist nearly 35500 households keep up with rent payments. Last Tuesday, Ahmed Hussen, the...

COVID-19 Spending Derails Alberta’s Goals To Run A Balanced Budget

With its focus trained on strengthening its health care program in this period, Alberta's government has called off plans to undertake fiscal restructuring to a later date. In 2020, the...