Watch Video: Gary Mason on what to expect from this weekend's B.C. Liberal convention Add to ... The Globe and Mail Published Thursday, Oct. 25 2012, 1:38 PM EDT Last updated Thursday, Oct. 25 2012, 6:10 PM EDT Despite dismal polling numbers, the Premier has what any politician would want: positive economic numbers Watch More Video: Student injured in Colorado shooting dies Woman rescued from Calgary's frigid Bow River U.S. marks 25th anniversary of Lockerbie bombing Khodorkovsky's final dramatic hours in Russia A future with heated sidewalks? Winter weather leaves travellers with uncertain holiday plans Pope Francis: 'Gossip is harmful to people' Troops head into harm's way in South Sudan Khodorkovsky's parents arrive at Berlin hotel to meet freed son Amateur footage of hospital explosion in Aleppo Lockerbie memorial honours victims of 1988 bombing Former PM reacts to release of Russian tycoon Khodorkovsky NASA spacewalkers at it again, after helmet leak months ago Diplomatic row simmers in both US, India Chinese moon rover releases pictures Second wave of Rob Ford bobble heads spawns huge crowd Weather woes impact travellers Northern Gateway fight far from over: Pipeline opponents Sex worker advocate 'surprised' by prostitution ruling All of the big 2013 news stories summed up in one song Comments AA More Related to this Story Video: Adrian Dix outlines his economic priorities for B.C. Protesters gather at MLA offices to demand more action against pipelines PRESTON MANNING In pursuit of common energy ground between Alberta and B.C.