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Share your ideas for Budget 2015 and 2016 by September 14

Albertans are asked to share their thoughts and ideas on how the government can improve quality of life and build our economy. Feedback, along with that from the business, non-profit and Aboriginal communities, will help inform Alberta's budget.

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Minimum wage goes up October 1

Alberta's general minimum wage will increase to $11.20 per hour, and to $10.70 for liquor servers. This is the first step towards a $15 per hour minimum wage by 2018.

72 Hour Emergency kit

Emergency preparedness

Is your family ready if disaster strikes? Learn how to prepare for an emergency situation and build a 72 hour emergency kit.

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  • Having a baby

    Top baby names

    Liam and Olivia topped the list of baby names once again in 2014. Parents also got creative with monikers from Aragon to Valkyrie.

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    Open Farm Days

    Alberta's farmers are opening their gates for farm tours and culinary events Aug 22-23.

  • Fly Fishing in south Castle River

    Safe fish handling

    High water temperatures combined with catch-and-release fishing have increased the risk to fish populations. Anglers are asked to be cautious and practice safe handling techniques.