Alberta

A long-time central Alberta farmer speaks with Agriculture Minister Oneil Carlier following a Bill 6 Town Hall this past winter in Red Deer. (Credit: Josh Hall)

Province Creates Task Forces to 'Get Things Right' With Bill 6

By The Canadian Press
May 20, 2016 - 4:05pm Updated: May 25, 2016 - 3:14pm

EDMONTON - Alberta has set up six task forces with 78 people to consult broadly on new farm safety regulations, but adds there is no timeline for completion.

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People Could Be Allowed Back To Fire-Ravaged Fort McMurray As Early As June 1

By The Canadian Press
May 18, 2016 - 3:32pm

EDMONTON — The Alberta government says people from the fire-ravaged city of Fort McMurray could return home starting on June 1 if conditions are deemed to be safe. 

"Remember, many hazards remain in Fort McMurray," Premier Rachel Notley said Wednesday.

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