2019 Alberta Election

Time for a central Albertan in cabinet, says chamber of commerce

Time for a central Albertan in cabinet, says chamber of commerce

Central Alberta had no cabinet ministers in last government

 

Red Deer College students line up to vote

Red Deer College students line up to vote

One-day advance polling station at college

 

Voters were regularly stopping by to vote at the advance polling station at Parkland Mall on Wednesday afternoon. (Photo by SUSAN ZIELINSKI/Advocate staff)

Red Deer voters appreciate advance polling stations

140,000 votes cast on Tuesday across Alberta

 

United Conservative leader Jason Kenney was in Sylvan Lake for a rally Monday night. (Photo by Megan Roth/BLACK PRESS)
United Conservative leader Jason Kenney was in Sylvan Lake for a rally Monday night. (Photo by Megan Roth/BLACK PRESS)
Red Deer-South election workers trained on Monday in preparation for advanced polls that open Tuesday. During a morning training session Allison Strate pretended she was a voter while Sara Carling looked after the ballot box. (Photo by SUSAN ZIELINSKI/Advocate staff)

Advanced polling stations open Tuesday

Red Deer has four advanced polls

Red Deer-South election workers trained on Monday in preparation for advanced polls that open Tuesday. During a morning training session Allison Strate pretended she was a voter while Sara Carling looked after the ballot box. (Photo by SUSAN ZIELINSKI/Advocate staff)
Jason Kenney, leader of the United Conservative Party in Alberta. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese).

UCP leader promises to “turn off the taps” if B.C. doesn’t stop pipeline fight

United Conservative leader Jason Kenney is threatening to “turn off taps” to…

Jason Kenney, leader of the United Conservative Party in Alberta. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese).
Notley and Kenney focus on trust in only leadership debate of Alberta campaign

Notley and Kenney focus on trust in only leadership debate of Alberta campaign

EDMONTON — Alberta’s two main political leaders used the only election debate…

Notley and Kenney focus on trust in only leadership debate of Alberta campaign
Alberta’s UCP brings together worst of former PCs and Wildrose: Notley

Alberta’s UCP brings together worst of former PCs and Wildrose: Notley

CALGARY — The leader of Alberta’s NDP is looking to win over…

Alberta’s UCP brings together worst of former PCs and Wildrose: Notley
UCP’s Kenney promises to cut approval times in half for energy projects

UCP’s Kenney promises to cut approval times in half for energy projects

Kenney promises to cut approval times in half for energy projects TURNER…

UCP’s Kenney promises to cut approval times in half for energy projects
Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff                                One of the talking circles of voters and provincial election candidates at a forum on diversity and inclusion at Red Deer’s Festival Hall.
Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff                                One of the talking circles of voters and provincial election candidates at a forum on diversity and inclusion at Red Deer’s Festival Hall.
Alberta UCP leader would throw out justice triage policy, hire 50 prosecutors

Alberta UCP leader would throw out justice triage policy, hire 50 prosecutors

EDMONTON — United Conservative Leader Jason Kenney says if he were premier…

Alberta UCP leader would throw out justice triage policy, hire 50 prosecutors
A defaced election sign for Red Deer North New Democrat incumbent Kim Schreiner. The offensive word was obscured by the Advocate for this image. (Contributed photo).

Rival Red Deer candidates agree election sign vandalism disrespects democracy

New Democrat candidate appears to have more sign damage in North Red Deer

A defaced election sign for Red Deer North New Democrat incumbent Kim Schreiner. The offensive word was obscured by the Advocate for this image. (Contributed photo).
UCP leader, Alberta teachers clash on proposed education reforms

UCP leader, Alberta teachers clash on proposed education reforms

EDMONTON — United Conservative Leader Jason Kenney is clashing with Alberta’s teachers…

UCP leader, Alberta teachers clash on proposed education reforms
(Advocate file photo).

Three provincial election forums to be held next month in Red Deer

These are opportunities to get informed about candidates

(Advocate file photo).
Advocate says UCP plan to revert to old gay-straight alliance rules an attack

Advocate says UCP plan to revert to old gay-straight alliance rules an attack

CALGARY — Schools under a United Conservative government would operate under rules…

Advocate says UCP plan to revert to old gay-straight alliance rules an attack
New Democrats would bring in $25 daycare if re-elected: Notley

New Democrats would bring in $25 daycare if re-elected: Notley

CALGARY — Leader Rachel Notley says the New Democrats would expand $25-a-day…

New Democrats would bring in $25 daycare if re-elected: Notley