Two. Calgarians are now facing a 4,79% property tax increase following council’s trim or increase the city budget.
Three. Hugang, China. Relatives of miners killed by a gas blast at a coal pit in northeast China demanded answers from the owners as the toll hit 104 and hopes faded away that any more survivors could be found.
Four. Falls cause 90 per cent of hip fractures among seniors and can lead to very serious health complications, says a public health nurse in Kingston, Ontario.
Five. Alberta’s oilsands operators are increasingly stressing the role of technology to make their operations more sustainable, especially from an environmental perspective.