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Travis Vader arrives at court in Edmonton on Tuesday, March 8, 2016. A witness in a murder trial has testified that he saw Travis Vader driving an SUV similar to one belonging to two missing Alberta seniors. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Amber Bracken

Sister of Travis Vader backtracks on testimony during murder trial

By The Canadian Press
April 15, 2016 - 9:34am

EDMONTON - Travis Vader's youngster sister has taken the witness stand and backtracked on statements she made to police investigators back in 2010.

The Crown now wants permission to treat Bobbi Jo Vader as a hostile witness.

Wildrose Opposition Leader Brian Jean spoke to Albertans in a televised address Tuesday evening

Wildrose Leader Brian Jean urges debt cut, halt to carbon tax, in TV address

By The Canadian Press
April 13, 2016 - 10:34am

EDMONTON - Wildrose Leader Brian Jean says the NDP plan to get Alberta out of the low-oil debt spiral is only going to make things worse.

Jean, in a televised provincewide address, says the province can't spend and borrow its way out of the current fiscal crisis.