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Daylight saving, equalization and senators on the ballot for Alberta voters this fall

Daylight saving, equalization and senators on the ballot for Alberta voters this fall

Albertans will have an opportunity to have their say on equalization and daylight saving time, and elect nominees to the Senate when they vote in the fall municipal elections.
Commentary: Show and Share

Commentary: Show and Share

School's out for the summer, but let's reminisce a little.
Parched river, fish stocks no longer in peril thanks to local beavers

Parched river, fish stocks no longer in peril thanks to local beavers

They’re on a mission,” said biologist and wildlife control trapper Robert MacDonald. “Their job is to keep that water backed up and they don’t care what we think of that.”
Commentary: Fixing the leak of untold incontinence

Commentary: Fixing the leak of untold incontinence

Peeing your pants is no laughing matter, says health columnist.
It only takes a taste: Five need-to-know details before you hit Taste of Edmonton

It only takes a taste: Five need-to-know details before you hit Taste of Edmonton

Taste of Edmonton returns to downtown Edmonton with dozens of physically-distanced food stalls, trucks and plenty of hungry patrons.
Volunteers lend a hand at golf course clean-up

Volunteers lend a hand at golf course clean-up

More than 70 volunteers showed up to help Lac La Biche Golf Club staff remove debris after severe storm passed through the region
Live theatre is back at the Mayfield Dinner Theatre

Live theatre is back at the Mayfield Dinner Theatre

It sounds like the blueprint for a door-slammer farce to be sure (the kind that the Mayfield Dinner Theatre propels across its stage from time to time). After closing and re-opening and re-closing the doors a dizzying number of times this difficult pandemic year and a half, the theatre is about to open them again.
Ciao, Strathcona County

Ciao, Strathcona County

Italian Centre Shop opens its biggest store ever in Sherwood Park this week
Two Olds ladies named Remarkable Residents

Two Olds ladies named Remarkable Residents

Mildred Pederson is a barrel racer who also raced horses and chuckwagons ; Janette Oke is an accomplished novelist
Lake Louise a treasure in Alberta's back yard

Lake Louise a treasure in Alberta's back yard

If there was ever a time to enjoy a 'stay-cation', this year is it. At the normally crowded Lake Louise, a lack of international tourists means Canadian visitors can feel they have the place to themselves; a rarity for this world-renowned site.