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Election Day

I’m one of those folks who want to move out of Edmonton. This city is filling out in all the right places, and houses my family and a bunch of my friends, but I want more frostbite-free outdoors time. 21 more words


NDP Wins Majority Government in Alberta!

The CBC just predicted the NDP will be the next government in Alberta a few minutes ago, barely 45 minutes after the polls closed! The CBC called the majority at 69 minutes after the polls closed. 218 more words

Calgary-Klein: PC's Fawcett looking to hold on

In Klein, NDP candidate Craig Coolahan has been elected, defeating environment minister Kyle Fawcett.

At press time, Coolahan held a substantial lead over Fawcett, with Wildrose candidate Jeremy Nixon trailing in third place. 236 more words


Banff-Cochrane: Casey seeks second term as Conservative MLA

In Banff-Cochrane, Ron Casey is looking to win a second term as a Conservative MLA.

The riding, a Tory stronghold since 1971, is on the province’s western edge along the Alberta-British Columbia boundary — including Banff National Park.   155 more words


The Alberta Election

[HJH: Due to limited resources, I’m posting this one without links then adding them in as I get the opportunity.]

It’s tough to convey this to people who weren’t born and raised here, but the province of Alberta votes conservative. 608 more words


Alberta Election: NDP surges to majority government

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The NDP party has surged to a majority government in Alberta, decimating the Progressive Conservative dynasty.

Across the province stunning results are rolling in, including several high profile Progressive Conservative candidates trailing – or losing – in their ridings. 183 more words