What’s next for Calgary, Canada and the Olympic Games after 2026 Olympic bid rejection?

Calgary will redefine its reputation as a winter sport powerhouse in the aftermath of a vote rejecting a bid for the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Games. In a city where recreational, domestic and international athletes ski, board and skate in the…

Transit buses to detour around Groat Road bridge construction until mid-2020

Starting in December, transit buses will not be able to cross the Groat Road bridge until summer 2020, when work to refurbish the roadway in Edmonton’s river valley is expected to wrap up. Starting Sunday, Dec. 2, Edmonton Transit Service…

Alberta unveils ‘real-time lost-revenue counter’ amid pipeline delays

The Alberta government has released a “real-time lost-revenue counter” in hopes of making it clear just how much Canadians are losing due to pipeline delays. The NDP says pipeline delays, including the Trans Mountain pipeline, are costing Canadians more than…

28 Alberta schools not meeting GSA requirements will lose funding next year

Alberta’s education minister said 28 out of 94 accredited, funded private schools haven’t met the requirements under Bill 24, that allow students who wish to set up a gay-straight alliance the ability to do so. Story continues below READ MORE: Alberta…