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Parkland Fuel drains$300M from budget to deal with COVID-19 demand impact

Parkland Fuel drains$300M from budget to deal with COVID-19 demand impact

CALGARY — Parkland Fuel Corp. is cutting its 2020 capital spending budget by 52 per cent and trimming executive salaries in response to the uncertain economic impact of the novel coronavirus.
Inter Pipeline cuts dividend and exec pay, suspends sale of bulk liquids storage

Inter Pipeline cuts dividend and exec pay, suspends sale of bulk liquids storage

CALGARY — Inter Pipeline Ltd. is reducing its dividend by more than 70 per cent and suspending its dividend reinvestment plan as it deals with the drop in energy prices and the COVID-19 pandemic.
Calgary police search for suspect in fatal, early morning shooting

Calgary police search for suspect in fatal, early morning shooting

CALGARY — A man has been shot and killed in Calgary. Calgary police say the early morning shooting happened in the northeast part of the city. Paramedics located a critically injured man as police responded to several reports of gunshots.
Calgary blocks traffic lanes to help pathway users maintain two-metre separation

Calgary blocks traffic lanes to help pathway users maintain two-metre separation

CALGARY — Fans of a decision by Calgary officials to block off some traffic lanes to give pedestrians and cyclists extra room for social distancing hope others cities will follow suit.
'A new hazard': Union representing federal meat inspectors want safety guarantee

'A new hazard': Union representing federal meat inspectors want safety guarantee

CALGARY — The union representing federal meat inspectors says its members will be back at work Monday at a meatpacking plant just north of Calgary if the Canadian Food Inspection Agency is reassured that it's safe.
RCMP investigate suspicious deaths

RCMP investigate suspicious deaths

Police look to public for information in relation to death of two men
'Quarantine ceilidh' for Canadians staying indoors

'Quarantine ceilidh' for Canadians staying indoors

Big Oil's interest in renewable energy investments expected to waver: report

Big Oil's interest in renewable energy investments expected to waver: report

CALGARY — Budget cutting in response to the twin challenges of COVID-19 demand destruction and low oil prices mean the world's oil and gas industry will likely spend less on renewable energy going forward.
Fifty-three people in Alberta have now recovered from COVID-19

Fifty-three people in Alberta have now recovered from COVID-19

The province reported 79 new cases of COVID-19
Alberta temporarily reduces K-12 funds for services that won't be used in at-home learning

Alberta temporarily reduces K-12 funds for services that won't be used in at-home learning

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