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10 Reasons Why Calgarians Love Nenshi

 (or, How to Be a Leader) Calgarians LOVE Mayor Nenshi A blogger here on a previous post sent a link with respect to an article with the above title concerning the ‘outstanding’ job Mayor Nenshi has and is doing in … Continue reading

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Local High School Student Wants….

…. a Voice in Her Education. Student Kate Pundyk It is anticipated that local high school student Kate Pundyk will soon be joined by tens of thousands of her fellow students throughout Alberta in protesting their exclusion from having a … Continue reading

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Alberta Works ‘Jobs Fair’ Farce?

Alberta Works Spent 5 hours today in Pincher Creek at the much touted Jobs Fair. For weeks now we have been inundated with newspaper ads, flyers, brochures, web, Facebook, and municipal sites/ads and news articles telling us about this upcoming … Continue reading

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BEWARE!! WILDROSE come with thorns

Wildrose Party Got an election call from what sounded like a bubble gum chewing young girl inquiring whether I will be supporting the WILDROSE PARTY this election by voting for Pat Stier. I told the girl “Who’s Pat Stier? He … Continue reading

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Alberta election: letter from a concerned voter

Alberta election Here’s an excellent letter that all Albertans should read in order to ensure that this time around we get a government we need and want, instead of one we don’t need or want… Mirror Mirror by Pincher Voice … Continue reading

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Alberta’s upcoming election ‘cat fight’

…. coming soon to a screen near you. Election ‘Cat Fight’ Watched last night’s Alberta Conservative Leadership election and like most Albertans was surprized to see Alison Redford win over Gary Mar to become the first female leader of that … Continue reading

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Dissent…. No longer a dirty word in Alberta

Dissent is in the Air Albertans slowly overcoming culture of fear Published June 9, 2011 by Trevor Scott Howell in News Trevor Scott Howell For 40 years, the Progressive Conservatives have ruled Alberta with relative ease, quashing dissent through intimidation, … Continue reading

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CNP, You Don’t Treat me no Good no More

albertaviews Invite A week or two back I got an email from Peter Worden with albertaviews who is doing one of his Brews & Views in the CNP on May 26 at 7 p.m. in Frank, at the Art Gallery … Continue reading

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Doctor Garbutt: Kicking Ass, in the Pass

Doctor Garbutt, who happens to be my family physician, is kicking ass with the Health Minister and Stelmach’s conservative government over the handling of health services, and the intimidation tactics being used to curtail critizism. Doctor accuses health board of … Continue reading

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Alta.’s economic future lies in Far East

Alberta’s Economic Future Dave Mabell LETHBRIDGE HERALD dmabell@lethbridgeherald.com Albertans may enjoy their next economic boom as early as autumn. But Premier Ed Stelmach says they should look west not south to the U.S. to see it coming. Rapidly developing China … Continue reading

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