January 22, 2015

Falling oil and natural gas prices will result in a rough 2015 in the oil patch, and could put tens of thousands out of work.

In a statement released Thursday, the Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors (CAODC) said the number of active rigs will see a 41...

July 2, 2014

Whitecourt’s foreign workers are speaking out about the recent changes made to the Temporary Foreign Workers program, changes they say don’t go far enough to protect both their rights and the viability of local businesses.


Ted (not his real name,) a food counter worker...

May 13, 2014


For Whitecourt restaurateur Ronald Zabala, 2014 marks his 22nd year living and working away from his native Philippines.


With sadness beginning to overtake his characteristic smile, he explains that while leaving his children and wife behind to find work overseas was...

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