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Mike Allen on his return from Minneapolis in 2013.Image: Screenshot of CTV video
David J. Climenhaga | Former PC MLA Mike Allen's problems in Minnesota in 2013 came back to haunt Jim Prentice, the last PC premier of Alberta, at the end of April 2015. A week later, an NDP majority was elected.
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Brian Jean, when he was still running for the leadership of the United Conservative Party in 2017. (Photo: David J. Climenhaga)
David J. Climenhaga | From the moment he was defeated by Jason Kenney in last year's race to lead the UCP, the writing was on the wall the former Wildrose leader's political career would soon be over.
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Photo of Opposition Leader Brian Jean. Flickr/Sergei ~ 5of7
David J. Climenhaga | Persistent reports from a variety of sources indicate Wildrose Leader Brian Jean is also seriously eyeing a run for mayor of the Municipal District of Wood Buffalo.
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Mump & Smoot
David J. Climenhaga | Seriously, dear readers, if you're driving tonight, slow down, keep your eyes peeled and your hands off your mobile device.
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Brian Jean
David J. Climenhaga | It is not clear whether this blow to Brian Jean's credibility will help or hinder Calgary Midnapore MP Jason Kenney's quest to unite and lead Alberta's right.
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Rick Salutin | Our amicable divorce from nature has led us to lose touch with its danger and power to disrupt by re-entering our space.
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Brian Jean
David J. Climenhaga | The Wildrose leader's planned tour of Alberta suggests he intends to fight for his job despite a challenge from Jason Kenney and a rumoured Fifth Column within his party's ranks.
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Daryn Caister | Why you aren't hearing about most of the oil spills happening in the world.
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Teuila Fuatai | Workers are returning back to the Fort McMurray area after the devastating wildfire. Ken Smith describes the return and current issues facing his union.
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Daryn Caister | On this show: Christy Clark's comments, 350.org's "Break Free From Fossil Fuels," and we ask if the environmental movement is learning from its past failures.
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Rick Salutin | Symbolic linkage is compelling, maybe unavoidable. The challenge is always: what's being symbolized in a case like Fort Mac?
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Photo: Michael Stewart
Seble Samuel | Between the summer of 2008 and fall of 2012, 35 petroleum industries lobbied the federal government with 2,700 reports of communications with Canadian politicians.