Letters

Canada’s laws don’t apply to chiefs who oppose pipeline

Re: “Blame the chaos on Trudeau,” David Marsden, Opinion, Feb. 15. I…

  • Feb 19, 2020

Any other protesters would be sitting in jail by now

I’d really like to know why the current Indigenous pipeline blockades aren’t…

  • Feb 19, 2020

Stolen car provides opportunity to try out public transit

I had my car stolen on Jan. 10, just as our one…

  • Feb 18, 2020

It’s time to lift ban on keeping Sylvan Lake’s northern pike

Re: “Poachers fined $2,000 for illegally fishing walleye from Sylvan Lake,” Feb.…

  • Feb 12, 2020

We’ve known for years Red Deer needs a new hospital

Red Deer needed a new hospital years ago. The Conservative government knew…

  • Feb 10, 2020

The next thing you know, we’ll be giving inmates beer

Re: “Drugs don’t belong in prisons,” David Marsden, Opinion, Feb. 4. I…

  • Feb 7, 2020
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Rural Albertans should be wary of health-care changes

Over the years, two of my friends were retired medical doctors who…

  • Feb 6, 2020

Public workers care about the health of the economy too

Re: “Public workers should remember how fortunate they are,” Letter, Jan. 31.…

  • Feb 3, 2020

Public workers should remember how fortunate they are

Some years ago, while an auditor for the County of Red Deer,…

  • Jan 30, 2020

People’s strong faith in herbal remedies is not misplaced

Re: “Crown appealing verdict in toddler’s meningitis case.” I believe the Crown…

  • Jan 29, 2020

Eight reasons why Molly Banister extension should not proceed

I am decidedly against any road being built through the quarter section…

  • Jan 7, 2020

Molly Banister extension should be rejected once and for all

Waskasoo Park, with its natural areas, its contiguous, riparian corridors, is Red…

  • Dec 18, 2019

Molly Banister extension should remain an option

The Molly Banister Drive extension needs to be protected. As a long…

  • Dec 16, 2019

Extension of Molly Bannister Drive is unwanted

Re: “Survey seeks public input on contentious plan,” Dec. 11. Congratulations to…

  • Dec 12, 2019

Flawed comparisons guised as fact regarding pension plan

Re: “Facts should guide decision on Canada Pension Plan,” Letter, Dec. 3.…

  • Dec 11, 2019

Don’t be fooled, Alberta suffers from a revenue problem

The Royal Bank of Canada’s provincial fiscal tables, published Nov. 27, show…

  • Dec 11, 2019

Brent Sutter and family are a strength of the community

Re: “Rebels owner/GM head coach Brent Sutter responds to allegations, Nov. 28.…

  • Dec 9, 2019

Sutter deserves continued support of the community

Re: Rebels owner, GM/head coach Brent Sutter responds to abuse allegations, Nov.…

  • Dec 6, 2019

Facts should guide decision on Canada Pension Plan

Consider Premier Jason Kenney’s threat to withdraw from the Canada Pension Plan.…

  • Dec 2, 2019

Kenney and Scheer can’t expect to get further ahead

I have always thought people rise to their level of incompetence. With…

  • Nov 28, 2019