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Residential school report: Should Calgary rename Langevin School and bridge – Global News

June 4, 2015 WATCH: The Langevin Bridge and Langevin School were named after Sir Hector Louis Langevin, a man regarded as instrumental in developing the residential school system, and now there are calls to change the name due to that fact. Jill Croteau reports. CALGARY – A report on the horrors of Canada’s residential school […]

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The Daily Friday, June 5, 2015

June 5, 2015 Labour Force Survey, May 2015 Employment increased by 59,000 in May, driven by gains in the number of private sector employees. The number of people participating in the labour market also rose in May, leaving the unemployment rate unchanged at 6.8% for the fourth consecutive month. Labour productivity, hourly compensation and unit labour cost, first quarter 2015 […]

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Pembina Pipeline Corporation Announces Expansion of Horizon Pipeline System

Press Releases CALGARY, June 4, 2015 – Pembina Pipeline Corporation (“Pembina” or “the Company”) (TSX: PPL; NYSE: PBA) announced that it will expand its existing Horizon Pipeline System (“Horizon”) (the “Horizon Expansion”) for an estimated capital cost of approximately $125 million. The Horizon Expansion will increase the pipeline’s capacity up to 250,000 barrels per day, […]

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WBEA report assesses forest health in the Athabasca Oil Sands Region

Jun 04, 2015 Fort McMurray, Alberta – The Wood Buffalo Environmental Association (WBEA) published a report today, Assessing Forest Health in the Athabasca Oil Sands Region, that summarizes 15 years of results from its Terrestrial Environmental Effects Monitoring forest health monitoring program. WBEA’s Forest Health monitoring approach determines cause-effect relationships between air pollutants and forest […]

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Edmonton, soon to be largest Aboriginal population, embraces reconciliation aims – APTN

June 3, 2015 EDMONTON – The choke cherry trees that were planted last year in front of every Anglican Church in the Edmonton diocese to commemorate healing and reconciliation are now blossoming. It is a good sign, says Bishop Jane Alexander – perhaps symbolic of what’s to come. Reconciliation in Alberta’s capital city, which will […]

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The Daily Thursday, June 4, 2015

June 4, 2015 Farm Product Price Index, March 2015 StatCan Blog, June 2015 Asphalt roofing, April 2015 NT3

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BlackPearl Provides Corporate Update and Announces Renewal of Its Credit Facilities

Press Releases CALGARY, ALBERTA–(June 3, 2015) – BlackPearl Resources Inc. (“BlackPearl” or the “Company”) (TSX:PXX)(OMX:PXXS) is pleased to announce the renewal of its credit facilities and provide an update of its current operations. Corporate Update The Company is pleased to announce that it has commenced steam injection at its 6,000 barrel per day thermal EOR […]

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Canada Council gets a makeover – Calgary Herald

June 3, 2015 The Canada Council’s long-anticipated makeover was announced Wednesday morning. The federal arts agency announced that in the name of streamlining the process for all involved, it’s changing the categories under which artists and arts organizations apply for funding each year. Gone are 147 different programs, which, according to Canada Council director and […]

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National Engagement Initiative concludes with successful pipeline safety forum

June 3, 2015 – Calgary, Alberta – National Energy Board Today’s pipeline safety forum marked the conclusion of the National Energy Board’s (NEB) first cross-Canada public engagement initiative that began this past winter. The NEB’s engagement initiative included meetings with environmental groups, municipal and provincial leaders, Aboriginal groups, first responders, academics, landowner associations as well […]

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Kelton Stepanowich’s film Gods Acre to put Fort Chipewyan in spotlight – CBC

Jun 03, 2015 Shooting for Gods Acre set to begin in summer An Alberta filmmaker is putting his isolated hometown of Fort Chipewyan in front of frame. The tiny hamlet 600 kilometres north of Edmonton is the setting for Gods Acre by Kelton Stepanowich. The film, produced by Stepanowich’s Half Breed Films, tells the story of an elderly […]

by ahnationtalk on June 3, 2015302 Views

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