Albertans see tax hike on gas prices October 1

Albertans will see a partial refund of the provincial fuel tax on the price of gasoline and diesel from Oct. 1, as retailers have been told by the UCP government to collect 4.5 cents per liter. Retailers were notified of the change through a special notice sent by the county on Sept. 21. READ MORE: … Read more

Monday no public holiday in Alberta due to ‘day of mourning’ over the death of Queen

Alberta has followed the example of the federal government and declared Monday, September 19, a provincial day of mourning “in solemn recognition of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II”. However, it is not considered a legal holiday. Read more: Canada announces a public holiday to mark the death of Queen Elizabeth. Here’s Who Gets It read … Read more