- Written by Calgary Journal Online Team Calgary Journal Online Team
- Published: 21 October 2016 21 October 2016
On Oct. 13 2016 Canadians were stunned to learn that former Alberta Premier Jim Prentice had died in a plane crash near Kelowna, BC. Over the past week, family, friends, colleagues and the public have shared their thoughts on his legacy and sudden death.
- Written by Abby LaRocque Abby LaRocque
- Published: 18 October 2016 18 October 2016
Kanye West drew in thousands of hyped millennials to the new Roger's Arena in Edmonton for a night of ear-splitting, mosh-pitting, rage-dancing, action with a touch of ‘history in the making.’
- Written by Laura Stewart Laura Stewart
- Published: 07 October 2016 07 October 2016
Julia Millen recalls walking from the staff residences in Bow Valley Provincial Park, out to the highway, in that deep darkness that settles far from the lights of any town. She was a park interpreter – but on this evening in the late 1980s, she wasn’t looking for wildlife.
- Written by Sarah Allen Sarah Allen
- Published: 06 October 2016 06 October 2016
Albertans agree that arts are important to the province. However – as a result of the economy, as well as demographic and technological changes – there has been a large drop in attendance at live performing arts events and some corporate sponsors have dropped out of the picture. This is causing the arts community to rethink how they reach out to audiences.
- Written by Nicole Auger Nicole Auger
- Published: 13 October 2016 13 October 2016
It was early in the morning and the room was still dark as Joy Thunder found herself head down, crying into a mattress.