AMA Alberta gets 30,700 roadside calls in 3 days : Emergency Help Here
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AMA Alberta gets 30,700 roadside calls in 3 days : Emergency Help Here

By theWedge.LIVE The Alberta Motor Association is receiving a lot of media inquiries, the Wedge among them. The cold snap -40 and lower is causing batteries to fail. Since Sunday, they have received 30,700 roadside calls due to extreme cold across the province.  That’s six times the usual volume of calls. Makes you wonder about … Continue reading

Kenney and Freeland Meet in Calgary on Alberta’s “Urgent Need”
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Kenney and Freeland Meet in Calgary on Alberta’s “Urgent Need”

By Maggie M, Publisher, Editor, theWedge.LIVE As many of our readers and visitors know, the Wedge is rolling-out nationally, now covering B.C.. Alberta, Saskatchewan as well as Ontario. (Provinces will be added progressively.) We launched our new national video channel “The Wedge” today with this January 7th event in Calgary: a third meeting between Alberta … Continue reading

Ottawa’s Boxing Week Bonanza : Carbon Hike on “everything”
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Ottawa’s Boxing Week Bonanza : Carbon Hike on “everything”

By MAGGIE M, Editor, Publisher, Wedgee-in-Chief, theWedge.LIVE “The carbon tax will raise the price of everything,” spokesperson Jonah Mozeson, Senior Press Secretary, Justice and Solicitor General, Alberta, said today. It’s hitting all Canadians’ home heating and gas at the tanks on January 1, 2020. As we all know from experience, a hike on transportation costs … Continue reading

Canada’s Economic Suicide Driven By Utter Ignorance
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Canada’s Economic Suicide Driven By Utter Ignorance

By theWedge.LIVE Today, the Government of Alberta announced the launch of the Canadian Energy Centre, Downtown Calgary. The Canadian Press feigned to name it in its release today, the “war centre”; this toys with the Centre’s profound aim to inform the public about the pervasive use of fossil fuels by everyone, even climate activists. Our … Continue reading

Skycutting in Calgary : Beautiful Shards
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Skycutting in Calgary : Beautiful Shards

By theWedge.LIVE Some urban centres deserve a place at the beauties’ table. Their architecture, shapes and surfaces, and their juxtaposition can inspire awe. Calgary may rank among the most beautiful in North America. “Skycutting” is our word for these towering architectural shards that pierce the sky in our photos. The sky is the architects’ canvas. … Continue reading

Alberta’s Big Snip : Historical First Moving Quickly
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Alberta’s Big Snip : Historical First Moving Quickly

By MAGGIE M, Editor, Publisher, Wedgee-in-Chief It’s conceivably a first. That old idiom, ‘cutting red tape,’ is a sporting political talking point, but not under Premier Kenney. In Alberta, it’s law. Bill 4, the Red Tape Reduction Act, received Royal Assent on June 28th this year. The scissors are aimed at one-third of regulations across … Continue reading