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Pets of Edmonton Strathcona Calendar Contest

If you enjoyed my 2021 calendar and would like to see your furry (feathery etc.) friend grace the pages of the 2022 edition, it’s time to submit your photo. Once again, we will have an elite panel of experts from a local grade school judge the submissions. Twelve pets will be included in the 2022 Pets of Edmonton Strathcona Calendar.
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July 12

NDP Statement on Vaccine Donation Announcement

Heather McPherson, NDP International Development Critic, issued the following statement:
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June 25

Statement on Islamophobia and Violent Attacks on Muslim Women in Edmonton

I strongly condemn all incidents of Islamophobia in Edmonton and surrounding areas, including the most recent attack in St. Albert. My heart breaks for the victims, their families and the wider community.
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June 24

Statement on UNESCO Report on Wood Buffalo National Park

Canada is not doing enough to protect Wood Buffalo National Park from environmental degradation putting Wood Buffalo’s UNESCO World Heritage Site designation at risk.
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June 17

Statement on the Grassy Mountain Decision

I am incredibly pleased and relieved that the joint review panel for Benga Mining Limited's Grassy Mountain Coal Project has found the project is not in the public interest.
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June 16

Federal government agrees to McPherson’s request on coal mining

Minister announces federal impact assessment will be required for all coal projects
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June 8

MP McPherson tables coal mining bill

Edmonton NDP MP Heather McPherson’s bill would ensure that all coal projects are required to undergo federal impact assessment prior to approval
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June 4

NDP Statement on World Environment Day

Jagmeet Singh Leader of Canada's NDP made the following statement:
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June 1

NDP Statement on Pride Month

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh made the following statement:
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June 1

NDP Statement on National Indigenous History Month

Jagmeet Singh Leader of Canada’s NDP issued the following statement:
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