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Dachis: Notley should be wary of raising royalties

By Benjamin Dachis

Alberta’s new premier has promised a review of the province’s royalty system. However, her government should take a close look at the consequences the last time an Alberta government increased royalty rates. 656 more words

Alberta

Solitude

Richard and I spent the past couple of days doing three of the things that we most enjoy at this time of year… camping, hiking and… 530 more words

Travel

Mission Completed - What a relief!

Earlier this year, my babysitter of five years asked if I could take her grad photos. When I my studio, I had taken photos of her as portraits and stock. 516 more words

Photography

Unique sea ducks spend breeding season in the Rockies

BANFF NATIONAL PARK — Shelley Humphries has hiked along the banks of the Bow River hundreds of times, searching for Harlequin ducks.

“We have to be stealthy,” she said Thursday as she walks near a popular spot for putting canoes into the river near Lake Louise. 995 more words

Local News

Catholic school district's full-day kindergarten program still on chopping block

A full-day kindergarten program slated for the chopping block at Calgary Catholic schools this fall could be salvaged following the NDP government’s announcement to restore $103 million in funding to local districts and boards. 506 more words

Local News

Eight new wildfires in last 24 hours

News Release

Wildfire update #3

Current facts on the wildfires in Northern Alberta.

Fire Update: Friday, May 29 at 2pm

  • In the last 24 hours there have been eight new wildfires.
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When Terry met Shawna - Wainwright Wedding Photography

I had the privilege of starting out the 2015 wedding season with two of the most relaxed and fun-loving couples I have met. Shawna and Terry were troopers and more than willing to hang out in the cold for their portrait session. 16 more words

Alberta