Unemployment in Alberta soared to its highest rate in more than 22 years last month, even as economists continued to point to signs of a modest recovery heading into 2017.
From solar charging storage for electric buses in Grande Prairie, to new buses for Red Deer, to big investments paving the way for Calgary's Green Line LRT, the federal and provincial governments loosened the purse strings for transit on Saturday.
Legislature rally A crowd protesting the NDP government's carbon tax gathers in front of the Alberta legislature Saturday Dec. 3, 2016.
One lane has been opened on the highway section linking Tofino and Ucluelet after a major washout Friday closed the road. A sinkhole on Highway 4 has blocked traffic for more than 24 hours.
Caisse de d�p�t et placement du Qu�bec is teaming up with marine terminal giant DP World to invest in shipping ports around the globe, starting with two hubs on Canada's West Coast.