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Trudeau govt pledges half a billion dollars for Alberta communities

The feds are increasing annual funding by $10 million over last year, plus they’re including $243 million in one-time top-up funding.

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Alberta’s physician registrations saw worst 2nd quarter since 2016

The province saw a year-over-year increase of only 0.2%. In 2016, it was 4.56%

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NDP raise 54% more funds than UCP in 2021

They’ve doubled the gap between the parties, compared to 2020 numbers, leaving the UCP in their dust.

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Lethbridge MP Rachael Harder could get under 50% in next election

This could be the worst showing for a conservative MP in over 50 years.

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Alberta’s COVID-19 case numbers fastest growing in Canada

Alberta’s active count of COVID-19 cases has increased at about 6% per day since 15 July, three times as fast as any other province.

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Lethbridge has 47th highest crime rate in Alberta

Lethbridge’s crime severity dropped last year, compared to 2019, making two years in a row the city has seen decreasing crime rates.

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Alberta announces plan to subsidize childcare using federal funding

The UCP government will receive $290 million over 4 years, yet announced plans to spend $45 million on childcare subsidies.

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U of L has lost over $16M in provincial grant under UCP government

They expect $8 million more in revenue from tuition and fees this year than they received 2 years ago. Plus, they’ve already laid off over 100 faculty and staff.

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Opinion

Why we must reframe how we discuss racism

It’s not race that determines how people are treated. It’s racism.

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UCP government signs logging agreement with party donor

The donor has given the party (and its predecessors) $20,000 over the last 9 years.