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UCP members pass resolution at AGM calling for privately funded health care option

UCP members pass resolution at AGM calling for privately funded health care option

The resolution says that patients given a choice between public or private service would be able to divert themselves from public waitlists to the benefit of all patients
Canada Post gears up for heavy parcel volume this season, encourages shoppers to start early

Canada Post gears up for heavy parcel volume this season, encourages shoppers to start early

Consumers planning to do their Christmas shopping online are encouraged to start early
Connect to the Dark Sky at 10th annual festival

Connect to the Dark Sky at 10th annual festival

Jasper National Park is a special place where it's actually dark enough to see the Milky Way
Man in video of encounter with cougar and kittens gets a 'solid B' from Island expert

Man in video of encounter with cougar and kittens gets a 'solid B' from Island expert

The six-minute video, shot from the man’s point of view, was taken in Utah
More Canadians planning to continue living at home as they age, survey suggests

More Canadians planning to continue living at home as they age, survey suggests

TORONTO — A new survey suggests the COVID-19 pandemic has the majority of Canadians re-thinking how — and where — they want to spend their golden years.
Out and about again: Queen Elizabeth in visit with William

Out and about again: Queen Elizabeth in visit with William

LONDON — Queen Elizabeth II on Thursday carried out her first public engagement outside of a royal residence since early March when the coronavirus pandemic started to impact upon on all aspects of day-to-day life in the U.K.
Liberals make plea for seniors to file taxes as thousands at risk of losing benefits

Liberals make plea for seniors to file taxes as thousands at risk of losing benefits

The government estimates that 63,000 seniors could see an interruption in benefit payments if they don't file tax returns quickly
MLA Dale Nally announces natural gas plan

MLA Dale Nally announces natural gas plan

The strategy aims to make Alberta a "post-pandemic powerhouse for responsible energy production"
Alberta diploma exams optional due to COVID-19

Alberta diploma exams optional due to COVID-19

Students will be given a choice to either write exam or finish with final grades
Restricted from visits with his grandmother, student inspired to write a pandemic poem

Restricted from visits with his grandmother, student inspired to write a pandemic poem

Because of visitation limits and restrictions, McNiven-Berwick is only able to interact with his grandmother through her bedroom window