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A new chapter in the story of Alberta

Premier Rachel Notley takes the oath of office Alberta's 17th Premier, the Honourable Rachel Notley, and her Cabinet, were sworn in on the steps of the Alberta Legislature on May 24.

The new Cabinet is lean and efficient, and is firmly focused on solving the challenges that face Alberta.

The newly sworn-in Ministers will partner with Alberta's job creators — in energy, forestry, agriculture, high-tech, tourism and small business — to grow and diversify our economy.

  • Inspecting boat for mussel infestation

    Boat inspections

    Alberta's watercraft inspectors intercepted a boat carrying invasive mussels at Sylvan Lake over the long weekend.

  • Photo of Fire Ban

    Provincewide Fire Ban

    The full fire ban prohibits all open fires, including campfires in campgrounds or backcountry and random camping areas within Alberta's Forest Protection Areas.

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    Museums & historic sites

    Alberta's cultural venues are open for the summer. From Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump in the south to the Oil Sands Discovery Centre in the north, there's one near you!

Your Alberta on YouTube

Alberta's wildland firefighters demonstrate how to properly put out a campfire.

Check for local advisories, restrictions and bans before burning.


  • May 26, 2015

    Wildfire Updates: Provincial Operations Centre

  • May 24, 2015

    Interviews with Premier Notley and Ministers

  • Mar 24, 2015

    Premier Notley and Cabinet Swearing-in Ceremony


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