Monthly Archives: May 2017

Edmonton Folk Festival's 2017 lineup full of fresh faces, familiar favourites

The 2017 edition of the Edmonton Folk Music Festival will see a mix of fresh faces and familiar favourites, producer Terry Wickham said Wednesday. Headliners for the Aug. 10-13 event include City and Colour, Leon Bridges, Brandi Carlile and The Decemberists. Returning favourites include fiddler Ashley MacIsaac, country singer-songwriter Rodney Crowell and Foy Vance, a…

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Exxon shareholders approve measure on climate-change report

Exxon Mobil shareholders pushed the company on Wednesday to share more information about whether regulations designed to reduce climate change will hurt the oil giant’s business. Investors holding 62 per cent of shares voted at the company’s annual meeting favoured more disclosure around the impact of global policies aimed at limiting global warming to 2…

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