The NDP government is weighing whether to set up government-run stores to sell marijuana in Alberta or leave the market to private retailers once recreational cannabis is legalized next year.
James Wood, Postmedia
The federal NDP is calling for Calgary Skyview MP Darshan Kang to be ejected from the Liberal government caucus over sexual harassment allegations.
The prospect of legal marijuana in 2018 is raising alarm among anti-smoking advocates, while some public health experts are hopeful legalization will prove to be a greater benefit than risk.
A state memorial service will be held in Calgary today for former Alberta premier Jim Prentice, who was killed in a plane crash earlier this month in British Columbia.
Former Prime Minister Stephen Harper will bow out ouf federal politics within months, a source confirmed to Postmedia Wednesday.