Alberta Puts Patients First By Regulating Psychedelic Therapy: Optimi Health
October 06, 2022 12:51 ET | Optimi Health Corp.
Highlights: The safe supply of psychedelic drug products manufactured at a GMP-level is critical in treating serious mental health issues. Minister of Mental Health and Addictions, the Honourable...
Homes For Heroes Breaks Ground On ATCO Edmonton Veterans Village
April 07, 2021 07:00 ET | Homes For Heroes Foundation
EDMONTON, Alberta, April 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Homes For Heroes Foundation is excited to announce that they have started construction on the Edmonton ATCO Veterans Village scheduled to open...
UFCW Local 401 takes legal action to stop Cargill High River from reopening amid COVID-19 outbreak
May 01, 2020 17:37 ET | UFCW Local 401
CALGARY, Alberta, May 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- While nearly half of Cargill’s 2,000 High River employees tested positive for COVID-19, Cargill announced on Wednesday their intention to reopen...
“It’s time to fight for food workers,” union leader to Alberta Premier Kenney
April 24, 2020 12:17 ET | UFCW Local 401
CALGARY, Alberta, April 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With confirmed COVID-19 cases affecting Alberta grocery stores and major outbreaks and deaths in Alberta meat packinghouses, UFCW Local 401...
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Manning Conference in Red Deer Tackles "What’s Next?" After Federal Election
November 04, 2019 08:00 ET | Manning Centre
Calgary, Alberta., Nov. 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Manning Conference in Red Deer Tackles "What’s Next?" After Federal Election CALGARY November 4, 2019: The Manning Centre’s 3rd Regional...
Unions release top 10 list of “lies and distortions” being used by UCP to justify cuts
October 07, 2019 13:27 ET | Alberta Federation of Labour
McGowan urges citizens and reporters to use the list as protection against the “avalanche of b***s*** that the UCP is about to dump on our province”  EDMONTON, Alberta, Oct. 07, 2019 (GLOBE...
Innocuous-sounding program announced today is really aimed at busting unions and suppressing wages, says AFL
October 01, 2019 18:40 ET | Alberta Federation of Labour
EDMONTON, Oct. 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The innocuous-sounding “Employee Labour Relations Support Program,” announced today by the UCP, is really a union-busting initiative and part of a larger...
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Life is harder for Alberta’s minimum wage workers this October 1
September 30, 2019 16:17 ET | Alberta Federation of Labour
EDMONTON, Alberta, Sept. 30, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alberta’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) has gone up 1.3% since last year, yet for the first time this decade Alberta’s minimum wage workers won’t...
Kenney’s moves on trade puts ideology over Alberta workers
July 11, 2019 15:39 ET | Alberta Federation of Labour
EDMONTON, Alberta, July 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gil McGowan, President of the Alberta Federation of Labour, today made the following statement: “Premier Kenney announced his government would...
Kenney shows contempt for workers and democracy
June 20, 2019 13:20 ET | Alberta Federation of Labour
EDMONTON, Alberta, June 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The president of Alberta’s largest worker advocacy group, the Alberta Federation of Labour, is outraged by actions taken by Premier Jason Kenney...