National Newswatch

Alberta’s Notley urges senators to toss tanker ban bill ‘in the garbage’

Apr 9 2019 — Lauren Krugel , The Canadian Press — CALGARY — Alberta's two political heavyweights have renewed their challenge to Ottawa over legislation they call a gut punch to the province's oil industry. NDP Leader Rachel Notley and Jason Kenney of the United Conservative Party also found time Tuesday to accuse each other of grandstanding and blundering on the critical pipeline file. Notley, via video link from Calgary, urged senators meeting […]

Alberta’s Notley urges senators to toss tanker ban bill ‘in the garbage’

Apr 9 2019 — Lauren Krugel , The Canadian Press — CALGARY — Alberta's two political heavyweights have renewed their challenge to Ottawa over legislation they call a gut punch to the province's oil industry. NDP Leader Rachel Notley and Jason Kenney of the United Conservative Party also found time Tuesday to accuse each other of grandstanding and blundering on the critical pipeline file. Notley, via video link from Calgary, urged senators meeting […]

Suspect was not combative during alleged assault by Calgary police: officer

Aug 25 2017 — Lauren Krugel , The Canadian Press — CALGARY — A police officer has told a Calgary court that a man who three of his colleagues are accused of roughing up last summer did not appear to be combative, but defence lawyers Wednesday questioned his recollection of events. Constables James Othen, Kevin Humfrey and Michael Sandalack have all pleaded not guilty to assault causing bodily harm. They are […]