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Not your typical butcher shop

Not your typical butcher shop

RGE RD. the Butchery brings hospitality and retail together in Edmonton's popular 124 St. food corridor
Alberta expecting 680,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine early in new year

Alberta expecting 680,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine early in new year

EDMONTON — Alberta expects to receive 680,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine early in the new year, but there are still hurdles and unknowns, says the province's chief medical health officer.
Apple cider vinegar: pros and cons

Apple cider vinegar: pros and cons

Apple cider vinegar the subject of study around weight loss
Drilling forecast calls for 14 per cent rebound in 2021 from depths of 2020 activity

Drilling forecast calls for 14 per cent rebound in 2021 from depths of 2020 activity

CALGARY — The organization that represents Canadian drilling contractors is forecasting a 14 per cent increase in the number of oil and gas wells to be drilled in Canada in 2021 compared with historic lows this year, but warns the outlook remains dep
Wood pellet firm Peak Renewables buys Canfor forest tenure, idled mills in for Nelson

Wood pellet firm Peak Renewables buys Canfor forest tenure, idled mills in for Nelson

CALGARY — The CEO of wood pellet maker Peak Renewables says deals to buy forest tenure and mill assets in the Fort Nelson area of northeastern B.C. from Canfor Corp. are part of its plan to build a new 600,000-tonne-per-year pellet plant there.
Festive greenery in and around the home

Festive greenery in and around the home

Gardening expert digs in on Christmas florals and tree alternatives, indoor plants and more
Enbridge Gas to blend hydrogen with natural gas for consumers in Markham, Ont.

Enbridge Gas to blend hydrogen with natural gas for consumers in Markham, Ont.

CALGARY — Consumers in the Markham area of southern Ontario will soon be receiving a little hydrogen to go with the natural gas they use to fuel their furnaces and hot water heaters. Enbridge Gas and partner Cummins Inc.
Mother's murder trial in Edmonton hears five-year-old suffered head trauma, bruises

Mother's murder trial in Edmonton hears five-year-old suffered head trauma, bruises

EDMONTON — Five-year-old Shalaina Arcand’s small body was deeply bruised, most likely because of inflicted trauma, an Edmonton judge heard on the second day of her mother’s murder trial.

TC Energy says Keystone XL pipeline fits Biden agenda

CALGARY — The creation of union jobs and support by Indigenous investors will help convince U.S. President-elect Joe Biden that the Keystone XL pipeline fits into his “Build Back Better” agenda, an executive with TC Energy Corp. said Tuesday.
Alberta health minister defends province's COVID-tracing app despite few contacts

Alberta health minister defends province's COVID-tracing app despite few contacts

EDMONTON — Alberta’s health minister is defending the province's COVID-19 tracing app despite revelations it has tracked just 19 cases since the spring.