Alberta Health Services, grocery stores, delivery companies among those looking to hire

Alberta premier Jason Kenney is predicting bleak days ahead for Alberta’s economy — projecting the unemployment rate to hit at least 25 per cent and half a million Albertans facing unemployment. However, there is a silver lining for some sectors…

Alberta premier says job creation plan will spur creation of hundreds of green jobs

March 2 2020 2:16pm Alberta Premier Jason Kenney said the first step of the government’s job creation plan will spur the creation of hundreds of green jobs and reduce the number of orphaned wells in Alberta. Tom Vernon reports. ‘…

University of Alberta scientist part of NASA Mars 2020 rover mission

February 27 2020 12:09pm A University of Alberta scientist has been chosen for an out of this world experience. Chris Herd will have a key role in NASA’s Mars 2020 mission. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””;…

Iran plane crash means U of A research projects left unfinished

February 24 2020 2:41pm The University of Alberta has created a memorial fund to create two scholarships for graduate students. Breanna Karstens-Smith explains that many of the plane crash victims left research projects and innovations behind. ‘ }); } else…

Trans Mountain CEO outlines estimated timeline of pipeline expansion

December 3 2019 5:30pm Ian Anderson, president and CEO of Trans Mountain says pipe for the expansion project will be in the ground before Christmas. Anderson said they hope to be working in B.C. by next spring. ‘ }); }…

Alberta Health Services cutting hundreds of nursing positions: UNA and NDP

November 29 2019 2:03pm Hundreds of front-line health workers have been notified they could be losing their jobs. Alberta Health Services says several hundred positions will be cut over the next three years. Tom Vernon has the details. ‘ });…