Federal transport minister approves sale of WestJet to Onex at price reduced by 737 Max issues

Federal Transport Minister Marc Garneau has given his approval to the proposed $3.5-billion acquisition of WestJet Airlines by Onex Corp. The Calgary-based airline says the minister determined the deal doesn’t raise public-interest issues for national transportation. WestJet and Onex entered…

Lethbridge reaches 100K people, passes Red Deer as 3rd largest city in Alberta

The 2019 census results have been finalized and the population of Lethbridge is now officially more than 100,000 people. The exact number announced Monday is 101,482, which is an increase of 1,713 people — or 1.72 per cent — since…

Alberta addressing concerns with driver’s licence test delays

Some help is on the way for people frustrated, waiting weeks and weeks to get their driver’s licence tests done. “I went online. They told me to go online to do it,” Jeff Widdows said. “There was no dates available…