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Loads of money.
Edmonton

Bank of Canada reduces key interest rate

The Bank of Canada announced today a reduction in its key interest rate to 4.5%. Governor Tiff Macklem indicated during a news conference that further cuts may be considered if inflation continues to decline. Concerns arose in May when inflation

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Wildfire smoke on Highway 15
Alberta

Rise of the rainfall

Today’s smoke looks pretty similar to yesterday with just a bit of a colder morning due to windy periods Today we will have a high of 24° at 5 PM and a low of 19° closer to midnight for a

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Wildfire smoke on Highway 15
Alberta

The smoke awakens

Today is another smoky day. Today we will have a high of 34° at 4 PM and a low of 24 closer to midnight, calling for yet another sweaty night. Edmonton has activated their extreme heat response with temperatures expected to go

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The City of Edmonton has strategically installed water bottle filling stations across the city to ensure everyone has access to clean, safe drinking water during hot weather. These stations are part of a growing network, expanded from 5 locations in 2021 to 26 this year.
Edmonton

Extreme heat response in Edmonton has been extended

The response to extreme heat in Edmonton has been extended due to anticipated high temperatures. Initially activated on Monday the 15th and originally scheduled to conclude on Tuesday the 23rd, the response will now continue until Friday, July 26th. Environment

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A WestJet aircraft
Alberta

Microsoft outage disrupts flights, media and hospitals

On Friday morning, a widespread technology outage severely disrupted critical services across Canada, impacting flights, hospitals, and media operations. Cybersecurity experts at CrowdStrike identified a faulty update targeting computers running Microsoft Windows as the root cause. Fortunately, systems using Mac

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Smoky Watertower.
Alberta

Return of the smoke

It is looking a little smoky out there as it is one pretty challenging wildfire season so far. Today we will have a high of 34° at 4 PM and a low of 24 closer to midnight, calling for yet

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Alberta

Wildfire update, northern Alberta, B.C and evacuation payments

Fires in northern Alberta have prompted evacuations of workers from oilsands sites. MEG Corp announced Tuesday evening it is evacuating non-essential personnel from its Christina Lake oilsands site. Imperial Oil Ltd. confirmed Wednesday it is reducing non-essential workers at its

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