COCHRANE — Alberta Premier Jim Prentice says the province is pitching in with more money to help rural-based industries.
Prentice says the Agriculture Opportunity Fund will double to $3.5 million. READ
The vast majority of consumers who live in and around Lacombe do much of their shopping elsewhere, based on the results of a retail survey conducted by the city. READ
It may be possible for TransCanada Corp. to build the most urgently needed leg of its delayed Keystone XL oil pipeline as early as next year, an executive with the pipeline giant said Wednesday. READ
Looking for a good place to work? You might want to send your resume to Agriculture Financial Services Corporation. READ
MONTREAL — Many Pratt & Whitney Canada employees were disappointed but not entirely surprised to learn Wednesday the Quebec-based aircraft-engine manufacturer will lay off as many as 1,000 people worldwide over the coming months. READ