Business

Production limits eased on Alberta oil-by-rail shippers

Government says the short-term measure will help address a lack of pipelines

Encana moves headquarters from Calgary to U.S., changes name to Ovintiv

CEO says changes won’t result in layoffs or divert investment strategies in Alberta and B.C.

Bank of Canada holds interest rate, warns economy’s resilience to be ‘tested’

Governor Stephen Poloz’s team is warning that the resilience of Canada’s economy will be increasingly tested

Saving for a down payment on your first home takes a careful plan

Financial consumer agency says minimum is 5% of purchase price if you plan to spend $500,000 or less

Some 3,000 CN Rail unionized workers threaten national strike

With 72 hours’ notice, the unionized workers could begin a strike on Nov. 19

CannTrust director John Kaden steps down from cannabis company’s board

CannTrust has been under fire since it disclosed that Health Canada had discovered illicit cultivation

Alberta oilsands part of second U.S. lawsuit vs. Exxon over carbon pricing

Company accused of misleading investors about what climate change measures could cost operations

SMALL BUSINESS WEEK: D&M Concrete, part of Lacombe since 1979

Family business up for Large Business of the Year

SMALL BUSINESS WEEK: LA Liquor prides itself of wine selection, local craft beer

Owner says they will continue to support community which has supported them

Rogers slashes revenue outlook on quick adoption of unlimited wireless plans

Rogers earned $622 million or $1.19 per diluted share for the quarter

SMALL BUSINESS WEEK: Citizen of the Year Jason Lunn looking to create a better community

Lunn continues to donate time to Kinsmen, LAPA, the Lacombe Health Trust and Lacombe Minor Football

SMALL BUSINESS WEEK: Spirit of volunteerism defines Lacombe Lifetime Achievement Award winners

Don and Marianne Gustafson have been volunteering in the community for decades