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Alberta
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Flag of Alberta

Capital City

Edmonton

Largest City

Calgary

Largest Metro Area

Calgary Region

Premier

Jason Kenny

Area (km²)

661,848 km2

Population

3,645,257 (2011)

Official Language(s)

English

Alberta is the second western most province of Canada, its provincial capital is located in Edmonton.

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The red cross on the flag represents the cross of St George, i.e. England (among other countries).

Sports

There are 2 NHL/LNH teams: Calgary Flames and Edmonton Oilers.

Neither made the playoffs in 2013.

2015: Flames beat Canucks in 1st round, then were ejected in the 2d. #fail

The Canad football teams are the Calgary Stampede and the Edmonton Eskimos..

Politics

The main parties are the Conservatives and the Wild Rose provincial party.

May 2015: NDP wins large victory. Wildrose Alliance remains the opposition as Tories fall to 3d.

Liberals 4th and Alberta Party wins its 1st seat (Calgary-Elbow River).

"Greens" #fail again.

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