Alberta heavyweight Tanner ‘The Bulldozer’ Boser ready for UFC debut in Edmonton

Mixed martial arts has taken Tanner “The Bulldozer” Boser around the world. On Saturday, it returns him to his backyard as the Alberta heavyweight makes his UFC debut at UFC 240 in Edmonton. The 27-year-old from Bonnyville, Alta., who now…

New wildfire near Bonnyville in northern Alberta brought under control overnight

Between 80 and 100 firefighters were battling a wildfire near the town of Bonnyville in northeastern Alberta on Monday and into Tuesday. The Municipal District of Bonnyville said on its Facebook page that the fire started Monday evening west of…

CNRL says oil curtailment adjustment will keep ECHO pipeline going and save Alberta jobs

Workers in eastern Alberta are breathing a sigh of relief Friday after CNRL said the province easing the oil production cap means it can keep the ECHO pipeline running. “Following the Government of Alberta’s announcement of production limits easing for…

Eastern Alberta communities fear NDP’s oil production cap change will mean job losses

Workers in communities like Bonnyville, Lakeland County, Elk Point and Lloydminster are worried changes to Alberta’s oil curtailment formula will cost as many as 1,000 people their jobs. “Everyone’s in kind of a state of panic,” said Kurt Muller, who…