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Premier Jason Kenney attended the official groundbreaking ceremony for the new Centre of Excellence held on June 21, 2022. (Photo by SUSAN ZIELINSKI/Advocate staff)

WEB POLL: Is Alberta heading in the right or wrong direction?

Is Alberta heading in the right or wrong direction?

Finance minister Travis Toews said Tuesday evening Alberta nurses make 5.6 per cent more on average that in comparative provinces and this costs Alberta about $141 million per year. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson)

WEB POLL: Who do you plan to vote for in the 2023 Alberta provincial election?

Who do you plan to vote for in the 2023 Alberta provincial…

Finance minister Travis Toews said Tuesday evening Alberta nurses make 5.6 per cent more on average that in comparative provinces and this costs Alberta about $141 million per year. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson)
David Martel, general manager of Canyon Ski Resort, says construction of the Canyon Coaster is about half way to completion. Susan Zielinski / Red Deer Advocate photo
David Martel, general manager of Canyon Ski Resort, says construction of the Canyon Coaster is about half way to completion. Susan Zielinski / Red Deer Advocate photo
Alberta premier Jason Kenney announced Wednesday that his government would commit $390 million will be spent over the next four years to ensure 99 per cent of Albertans have a link that meets the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications (CRTC) standard for acceptable broadband service. (Photo by Government of Alberta)

Poll: Who would you like to see succeed Jason Kenney as premier of Alberta?

Earlier this month, Alberta Premier Jason Kenney announced he was resigning as…

Alberta premier Jason Kenney announced Wednesday that his government would commit $390 million will be spent over the next four years to ensure 99 per cent of Albertans have a link that meets the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications (CRTC) standard for acceptable broadband service. (Photo by Government of Alberta)
Red Deer gas pumps were busy on Friday as drivers took advantage of falling prices. The Alberta government stopped collecting a 13-cents-per-litre gas tax on Friday. (Photo by Paul Cowley/Advocate staff)

Have high gas prices changed your plans for the May long weekend?

Have high gas prices changed your plans for the May long weekend?

Red Deer gas pumps were busy on Friday as drivers took advantage of falling prices. The Alberta government stopped collecting a 13-cents-per-litre gas tax on Friday. (Photo by Paul Cowley/Advocate staff)
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Calgary Flames goalie Jacob Markstrom, left, from Sweden, makes a save against Edmonton Oilers' Zach Hyman during second period NHL hockey action in Calgary, Alta., Monday, March 7, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Larry MacDougal
Calgary Flames goalie Jacob Markstrom, left, from Sweden, makes a save against Edmonton Oilers' Zach Hyman during second period NHL hockey action in Calgary, Alta., Monday, March 7, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Larry MacDougal
Jackpot Casino owners want to move the establishment to the Cambridge Hotel in Red Deer. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).

Would you like to see a casino at the Cambridge Hotel?

The Jackpot Casino in downtown Red Deer has tentative plans to move…

Jackpot Casino owners want to move the establishment to the Cambridge Hotel in Red Deer. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).
The British Department for Transport said Canada and other countries are moving to its 'green' list for travel as visitors who pose a low risk to public health in the United Kingdom.  (File photo by The Canadian Press)

Poll: Have you travelled out of Alberta yet in 2022 or do you plan to this summer?

Some local travel agents are saying bookings have returned to pre-pandemic levels.…

The British Department for Transport said Canada and other countries are moving to its 'green' list for travel as visitors who pose a low risk to public health in the United Kingdom.  (File photo by The Canadian Press)
A sign outside a building at Statistics Canada in seen in Ottawa on Friday, March 12, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang

POLL: Have you changed your spending habits because of rising inflation?

Have you changed your spending habits because of rising inflation?

A sign outside a building at Statistics Canada in seen in Ottawa on Friday, March 12, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang
An illustration of what the TransPod hyperloop line would look like, next to Hwy 2. (Contributed image).

Poll: Do you think Central Alberta should get a stop on the proposed hyperloop train?

The company behind a potential hyperloop train from Edmonton to Calgary says…

An illustration of what the TransPod hyperloop line would look like, next to Hwy 2. (Contributed image).
Gondola Red Deer river.

Do you think building a gondola over the Red Deer river is a good idea?

Do you think building a gondola over the Red Deer river is…

Gondola Red Deer river.
The second season of e-scooters officially began in Red Deer on Wednesday. The pilot project proved a big success last year with more than 100,000 trips logged. (Advocate file photo)

Poll: Are you happy E-Scooters are back in Red Deer?

Are you happy E-Scooters are back in Red Deer?

  • Mar 23, 2022
The second season of e-scooters officially began in Red Deer on Wednesday. The pilot project proved a big success last year with more than 100,000 trips logged. (Advocate file photo)
Ukrainian servicemen help an elderly woman, in the town of Irpin, Ukraine, Sunday, March 6, 2022. With the Kremlin’s rhetoric growing fiercer and a reprieve from fighting dissolving, Russian troops continued to shell encircled cities and the number of Ukrainians forced from their country grew to over 1.4 million. (AP Photo/Andriy Dubchak)

Poll: Is Canada doing enough to help out with the situation in Ukraine?

Is Canada doing enough to help out with the situation in Ukraine?

Ukrainian servicemen help an elderly woman, in the town of Irpin, Ukraine, Sunday, March 6, 2022. With the Kremlin’s rhetoric growing fiercer and a reprieve from fighting dissolving, Russian troops continued to shell encircled cities and the number of Ukrainians forced from their country grew to over 1.4 million. (AP Photo/Andriy Dubchak)
A gas pump is shown at a filling station in Montreal. File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS

Poll: Are high gas prices going to change your driving habits?

Are high gas prices going to alter your driving habits?

A gas pump is shown at a filling station in Montreal. File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS
(Photo by Government of Alberta)

Do you agree with the province’s decision to lift most COVID-19 restrictions?

Do you agree with the province's decision to lift most COVID-19 restrictions?

(Photo by Government of Alberta)
Alberta Premier Jason Kenney removes his mask as he gives a COVID-19 update in Calgary, Alta., Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh

Web poll: Do you believe Premier Jason Kenney is doing a good job of leading Alberta?

The United Conservative Party is holding a special general meeting in Red…

  • Feb 23, 2022
Alberta Premier Jason Kenney removes his mask as he gives a COVID-19 update in Calgary, Alta., Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau holds an election campaign event in Longueuil, Que., Monday, Aug. 16, 2021. New survey results suggest Justin Trudeau's Liberals were clinging to a five-point lead on the eve of the federal election campaign. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Web Poll: Do you think the Prime Minister should have invoked the Federal Emergencies Act?

Do you think the Prime Minister should have invoked the Federal Emergencies…

Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau holds an election campaign event in Longueuil, Que., Monday, Aug. 16, 2021. New survey results suggest Justin Trudeau's Liberals were clinging to a five-point lead on the eve of the federal election campaign. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick