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My submission to the Alberta Electoral Boundaries Commission: Earlier this year I submitted a series of recommendations to Alberta’s Electoral Boundaries Commission, the appointed body tasked with redrawing Alberta’s provincial electoral districts for the next election. I initially meant to share this after I submitted it, but for no particular reason I nev...
Alberta author and publisher top list of Edmonton’s bestselling books: An Alberta author and publisher top this week’s list of bestselling books. Ranking first in the fiction category is Nuala: A Fable, written by award winning Red Deer poet and author Kimmy Beach and published by University of Alberta Press. In the non-fiction category,  Margaret Atwood’s The Burge...
Kenney shifts into Phase Two of Uniting the Right: Shifting into the second phase of his campaign to unite Alberta’s two largest right-wing political parties, newly elected Progressive Conservative leader Jason Kenney met with Wildrose Party leader Brian Jean this week. According to an email from Kenney’s campaign, the two men, who are both expec...
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Climate Drewhaha: financing a documentary with a point of view is advocacy, not defending free speech: PHOTOS: Wildrose Energy Critic Drew Barnes, at right, on the steps of the Alberta Legislature one cold day in 2016. Below: Wetaskiwin-Camrose NDP MLA Bruce Hinkley (Camrose Canadian photo), Calgary Currie MLA Brian Malkinson, and National Post commentator and documentary maker John Robson (screen...
Education Minister deserves high marks for ordering recalcitrant religious schools to obey GSA law, but more is needed: PHOTOS: Alberta Education Minister David Eggen. Below: Edmonton lawyer Dan Scott, Kristopher Wells of the U of A’s Institute for Sexual Minority Studies and Services and Brian Coldwell of the Independent Baptist Christian Education Society. Sometimes a government just needs to do the right thing ...
Now that he can’t be Mr. Congeniality any more, is Saskatchewan’s Brad Wall eyeing the exit?: You have to admit it was sort of clever of Brad Wall to try to sneak his sales tax increase and the rest of his mean-spirited Saskatchewan provincial budget in under the cover of the federal Liberals’ national budgeting effort yesterday. Too bad federal Liberal Finance Minister Bill Morneau’s bud...
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Alberta sets trade sites on opportunities in India: Alberta’s agriculture minister went to India to open doors for trade deals and ended up on a celebrity chef’s cooking show. The February trade mission was the first by an Alberta agriculture minister and, it’s safe to say, also the first time one has ended up making an Alberta barley-and-pea riso...
With high schools bursting at the seams, southwest residents frustrated to be left out of new school plans: Parents and politicians in southwest Edmonton are calling for more transparency in how the Alberta government decides which schools to build, and when. Especially after the Edmonton Public School Board reported last month that it projects its high schools will be full by 2021, and 6,000 spaces sh...
Police investigate suspicious death after man found dead in park: Homicide detectives are investigating after a man was found dead in a north Edmonton park early Sunday morning.
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Why I’m Supporting Don Iveson: In tomorrow’s civic election, Don Iveson is my pick for Mayor. First, a disclosure and a couple of comments: Don and his wife Sarah are friends, and I am a part of Don’s campaign team. It’s worth reiterating that this is purely a personal opinion, not an endorsement on behalf of any organization...
Arenas and Civic Myopia: This afternoon, Edmonton City Council will consider the Master Agreement for the proposed downtown arena. It will almost certainly pass, with some contingency to cover the missing $100 million if provincial funds don’t materialize. The purpose of this post isn’t to rehash the debate. The argumen...

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