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Congratulations to Keyano College graduates

Oct 22, 2016

Marlin Schmidt, Minister of Advanced Education, has released the following statement for Keyano College graduates:

New “ERA” of climate innovation targets methane pollution

Oct 21, 2016

Alberta is targeting an additional $33 million from the industry-supported Emissions Reduction Alberta to aggressively reduce methane emissions as outlined under its Climate Leadership Plan.

Public feedback will help shape municipal legislation

Oct 21, 2016

Feedback from thousands of Albertans on the Modernized Municipal Government Act will be used to amend the legislation before it is reintroduced this fall.

Scholarship opportunity for ecotourism students

Oct 21, 2016

Mount Royal University is receiving a grant of $15,000 for Ecotourism and Outdoor Leadership scholarships.

Preparing industry professionals for the classroom

Oct 21, 2016

The Bridge-to-Teacher Certification funding program helps ensure that students are “Future Ready” by certifying professionals to teach career and technology studies in high schools. 

Orders in Council

Oct 20, 2016

Orders Approved - October 19, 2016

International Credit Union Day: Minister’s statement

Oct 20, 2016

The President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance, Joe Ceci, has issued the following statement regarding International Credit Union Day:

Justice minister welcomes news of federal appointments

Oct 20, 2016

The same day the Alberta government announced 10 new positions for the Court of Queen’s Bench and the Court of Appeal, the federal government announced several new appointments to help fill vacant positions. 

New Alberta Labour Relations Board Chair appointed

Oct 20, 2016

William (Bill) Johnson, Q.C., has been appointed Chair of Alberta’s Labour Relations Board effective Nov. 1.

Province takes steps to increase access to justice

Oct 20, 2016

The Alberta government is working to address mounting pressures facing the province’s justice system by adding more judicial positions to the Court of Queen’s Bench and Court of Appeal and increasing legal aid funding. 

Province helps unemployed apprentices prepare for success

Oct 20, 2016

The Government of Alberta is supporting unemployed apprentices to continue their technical training through a new Apprentice Training Award.

STEP helps students become “Future Ready”

Oct 20, 2016

Approximately 2,700 students gained valuable work experience at more than 1,200 employers through the Summer Temporary Employment Program (STEP). 

Province keeps tuition affordable for Alberta students

Oct 19, 2016

The provincial government will protect Alberta’s post-secondary students from tuition increases for their next academic year by extending the tuition freeze.

Campaign encourages women to run for municipal office

Oct 18, 2016

With one year left until Alberta’s next municipal election, the province’s Status of Women minister wants more women to run for office.

Minister travels to Colorado to research cannabis policies

Oct 18, 2016

Justice Minister and Solicitor General Kathleen Ganley will be travelling to Denver, Colo., to meet with officials to discuss best practices and lessons learned from the legalization of cannabis in their state.