The giant’s tactics

A recent article in Alberta Oil magazine making the Twitter rounds attempts to prove that the battle for the oilsands is no longer “David versus Goliath,” but a well-funded environmentali...
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Time to clean up this act

A community in the midst of one of the largest natural-resource projects in the world is about to start an alternative energy project. Fort Chipewyan, a community of 1000, is preparing to install its...

Fire to rehire

To resolve a state of controversy and unwanted public attention, a public offering will often be made. In the case of the University of Saskatchewan’s recent blunder over the firing, banning an...
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The Pack AD

Maya Miller is enduring a cup of bad hotel room coffee in order to recover from the long drive to Austin. “It’ll do,” she says from the hotel bathroom, the location of the coffee ma...

Local scene suffers loss

On Monday, January 27, David Finkelman was hit by a car while crossing an intersection on Whyte Ave and Edmonton lost a great contributor. Dave hosted Big A, Little a, a radio program dedicated to th...

Who says no?

This past July, the Alberta Energy Regulator gave approval to the Shell Jackpine Mine. But it was a twist ending in a 400-page review that would have left even the regular Game of Thrones reader ques...

Towne troubles

In the past few weeks, the word community has been used with pride in Alberta as people have banded together after the massive flooding in southern Alberta. We have witnessed neighbours who show up a...