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Joint statement also prioritizes clean energy finance by end of 2022

Joint statement also prioritizes clean energy finance by end of 2022

The government said it has yet to define the scope of the new policy. The deal allows for continued finance of fossil fuels in limited circumstances that are consistent with international climate goals. 
Health Canada reviewing AstraZeneca antibody drug to prevent symptomatic COVID-19

Health Canada reviewing AstraZeneca antibody drug to prevent symptomatic COVID-19

The drug is a combination of two long-acting antibodies derived from cells donated by COVID-19 patients. The antibodies would be administered as two injections, one immediately after the other, and could offer up to a year of protection from the virus.
Alberta's Kenney denies scapegoating chief medical officer for COVID-19 failures

Alberta's Kenney denies scapegoating chief medical officer for COVID-19 failures

The NDP has called for a deep dive into what went wrong in August to prevent such a crisis from recurring. They have asked for an all-party committee with subpoena powers and are asking the auditor general to investigate.
Cougar kill close to town prompts spot closure

Cougar kill close to town prompts spot closure

The cougar was able feed on most of the dead elk before Parks Canada removed the carcass for public safety reasons.
Alberta politician angry after COVID-19 protesters leave gallows, noose at her house

Alberta politician angry after COVID-19 protesters leave gallows, noose at her house

Tracy Allard, a United Conservative backbencher for Grande Prairie, said she was travelling to Edmonton on Sunday afternoon when she got a call about a large crowd in front of her house.
Alberta, with largest oil industry, sends fewer to COP26 than any other energy province

Alberta, with largest oil industry, sends fewer to COP26 than any other energy province

Newfoundland has nine people at the meetings and Manitoba has six. Ontario has four, as does the Northwest Territories. Quebec has 36 representatives. 
Alberta introduces bill to upgrade thousands of kilometres of nature trails

Alberta introduces bill to upgrade thousands of kilometres of nature trails

Trails Act would allow some trails to be designated for specific uses, such as hiking or for off-highway vehicles.
AHS closes bistro's dine-in service for non-compliance

AHS closes bistro's dine-in service for non-compliance

Olifunt Espresso & Wine Bistro in Carstairs has been ordered to cease dine-in service
Renowned conservationist Karsten Heuer 'super lucky' after fall from hunting tree stand

Renowned conservationist Karsten Heuer 'super lucky' after fall from hunting tree stand

“We are all relieved that Karsten has such amazing medical care and will be back in the community doing the things he loves,” said friend Colleen Campbell
School bus, logging truck collide in Barrhead on Nov. 2

School bus, logging truck collide in Barrhead on Nov. 2

One student taken to hospital as a precaution and may have concussion; otherwise, no injuries reported
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