‘Don’t be like Toronto’: Calgary mayor asks people to avoid crowding popular parks

Calgary’s mayor is asking people to avoid crowding the city’s most popular parks with a simple message — “Don’t be like Toronto.” Over the weekend,

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City asks residents stay off North Saskatchewan as water levels rise

The city is urging Edmontonians to be wary of rising water levels along the North Saskatchewan River. In a Friday evening public service announcement, the City of

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Grappling with layoffs, WestJet asks minister for labour code exemptions

WestJet Airlines Ltd. is asking the federal labour minister for an exemption to Canada Labour Code provisions that would facilitate mass layoffs. An April

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Trump asks GOP Senators to ‘be tough’ on Democrats ahead of 2020 U.S. election – National

U.S. President Donald Trump implored Senate Republicans to “be tough” on Democrats heading into the fall election, touting his own poll numbers against rival

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Filipino advocacy group asks province to look at race in COVID-19 cases to find out who’s most at risk

A Vancouver-based advocacy group for the Filipino community says its members may be at higher risk of contracting COVID-19 and are calling on the province

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Canadian Football League asks government for $150M in assistance amid COVID-19

The Canadian Football League is asking the federal government for up to $150 million in financial assistance due to the COVID-19 pandemic. CFL Commissioner

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Canadian Coast Guard asks B.C. mariners to stay home to prevent spread of COVID-19

B.C. mariners are being asked to think twice about heading out on the water during the COVID-19 pandemic. With parks closed and physical distancing

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Facebook asks judge to toss Canadian privacy chief’s findings on personal data probe – National

Facebook wants a judge to toss out the federal privacy watchdog’s finding that the social media giant’s lax practices allowed personal data to be

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Oil lobby group asks Trudeau government to suspend environmental, lobbying laws due to COVID-19

Canada’s largest oil and gas lobby group says the federal government should consider suspending dozens of environmental regulations, laws and policies due to the

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Okotoks asks residents to help count deer using free app

Are there too many deer in Okotoks? The town is hoping to answer that question and come up with some baseline data this weekend

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