In the life of any ill-conceived government program there comes a moment when it "jumps the shark" into utter absurdity.
The Alberta government spends nearly $2,700 more per man, woman and child in the province compared to British Columbia, while collecting roughly $1,300 less in tax.
TORONTO - Canada's largest stock market racked up its biggest one-day loss in five months Friday as a broad-based decline across all sectors and disappointing corporate earnings pulled the commodity-heavy index lower.
A Friday morning power outage at the CN Rail Traffic Control Centre disrupted GO Transit, UP Express, freight trains and VIA Rail service.
Strathcona County lifted a ban on non-essential water use on Saturday morning because water flow was restored to the community east of Edmonton.