Business

Ottawa to cut small business tax rate to 9%

Changes to tax reform proposals aimed at clarifying wealthy are the target

Sears Canada asks court for permission to liquidate

Liquidation sales could start mid-October

Retail giants seize on pop-ups to woo millennials

Pop-up shops backed by big corporations now spring up like whack-a-moles

B.C. film industry sees $2.6-billion boom

Hard Powders with Liam Neeson, Netflix original Riverdale and DeadPool have all filmed in B.C.

Ontario first to release plan to sell and distribute marijuana

When drug is legalized, government will sell marijuana in as many as 150 LCBO stores

Hudson’s Bay opens shop in the Netherlands

The retailer steps outside Canada with its flagship brand in Amsterdam

Storm brewing over Ottawa’s tax proposals

Small businesses are headed for an autumn tax showdown with the Trudeau government

Gas prices jump overnight in some Canadian markets, led by B.C., Quebec

Average price soars above $1.16 per litre because of extensive flooding in Houston

Harvest is just getting started in central Alberta

Ponoka, Bashaw region seeing several farmers out in the field

CPP reform to help boost plan’s assets above $15 trillion by 2090: analysis

Federal calculations follow deal last year to increase Canadians’ retirement benefits

Samson Cree Nation, Mixcor Aggregates Inc. continue partnership

Sandy Ridge Gravel Pit to supply several construction road projects

  • Aug 23rd, 2017

Ponoka and area farmers facing weather challenges again

AFSC, the province’s crop insurance and financial specialist, hopes producers consider their needs

  • Aug 23rd, 2017

Group of Sears Canada creditors wants to sue

Sears Canada is undergoing a rebranding, following the closure of 59 locations across the country

Central Alberta farms again to showcase Alberta agriculture

From berries and goats to cow and corn, Alberta’s fifth annual Open Farm Days set for this coming weekend

  • Aug 16th, 2017

Mixed bag of work ahead for central Alberta farmers

Early and late seeded crops means a drawn out harvest in Ponoka, Bashaw areas

FarmLead COLUMN: Pricing in premiums

Wheat, oats, oilseed and other crops discussed in this week’s FarmLead

Ponoka County brothers celebrate 100 year farm

It was in 1917 this family farm started in Ponoka County

Excessive heat getting to crops in Bashaw, Ponoka areas

Moisture and cooler temperatures needed to help improve central Alberta crop conditions

Heat could cause issues with area crops

Canola, peas may experience some losses due to extreme July heat

UPDATE: Sears Canada closing 59 of its stores across Canada

Roughly 2,900 jobs expected to be lost, amid restructuring.