Letters

Letter to the editor: Cyclists confront confusion when they use a crosswalk

Letter to the editor: Cyclists confront confusion when they use a crosswalk

Recently, it was reported that a boy had been hit by a…

  • Oct 7, 2020
Letter to the editor: Cyclists confront confusion when they use a crosswalk
Curious about the cost of policing anti-racism rally

Curious about the cost of policing anti-racism rally

How much, Mayor Tara Veer, did the policing of Sunday’s Black Lives…

  • Oct 6, 2020
Curious about the cost of policing anti-racism rally
Quick-thinking youth may well have saved a senior’s life

Quick-thinking youth may well have saved a senior’s life

‘It was very heartening and appreciated by all’

  • Oct 1, 2020
Quick-thinking youth may well have saved a senior’s life
RCMP’s poor response at anti-racism rally makes city look bad

RCMP’s poor response at anti-racism rally makes city look bad

“Tough questions need to be asked and there must be consequences.”

  • Sep 25, 2020
RCMP’s poor response at anti-racism rally makes city look bad
Opinion: Sorry, but there’s no reason not to extend Molly Banister Drive

Opinion: Sorry, but there’s no reason not to extend Molly Banister Drive

It has been called an environmentally sensitive area. It’s not.

  • Sep 25, 2020
Opinion: Sorry, but there’s no reason not to extend Molly Banister Drive
Back to school preparations put staff and students at risk

Back to school preparations put staff and students at risk

A greater percentage of parents in Alberta have chosen online education than in any other province

  • Sep 23, 2020
Back to school preparations put staff and students at risk
Alberta can’t endure the loss of valuable parks

Alberta can’t endure the loss of valuable parks

Impacts on water sources for central Alberta can’t be underestimated

  • Sep 2, 2020
Alberta can’t endure the loss of valuable parks
There’s no signage warning swimmers of fecal hazard at local lakes

There’s no signage warning swimmers of fecal hazard at local lakes

‘My first thought was what idiots, letting their kids literally play in crappy water.’

  • Sep 1, 2020
There’s no signage warning swimmers of fecal hazard at local lakes
Black Knight Inn will be missed

Black Knight Inn will be missed

It is a sad time for all when we lose quality businesses…

  • Aug 20, 2020
Black Knight Inn will be missed
Eye catching Red Deer sign

Eye catching Red Deer sign

As a resident of St. Albert with children and grandchildren living in…

Eye catching Red Deer sign
Transit riders urged to review new service changes

Transit riders urged to review new service changes

We urge all transit riders to submit a transit survey after they…

  • Aug 14, 2020
Transit riders urged to review new service changes
Wearing a mask is easy compared to other sacrifices

Wearing a mask is easy compared to other sacrifices

How did we let protecting your community become a polarized debate, instead…

  • Aug 14, 2020
Wearing a mask is easy compared to other sacrifices
Dr. Reynolds has a special place in my heart

Dr. Reynolds has a special place in my heart

My heart was broken when I heard the horrendous news of Dr.…

  • Aug 13, 2020
Dr. Reynolds has a special place in my heart
Call the police if you’re disturbed by noisy vehicles

Call the police if you’re disturbed by noisy vehicles

I’m disgusted at the nightly vehicle noise in Red Deer. Night after…

  • Aug 10, 2020
Call the police if you’re disturbed by noisy vehicles
You have nothing to fear from central EMS dispatching

You have nothing to fear from central EMS dispatching

My name is Brad Higgins. I am reaching out with respect to…

  • Aug 7, 2020
You have nothing to fear from central EMS dispatching
If we can cure pickleball fever, surely, we can all wear masks

If we can cure pickleball fever, surely, we can all wear masks

It swept through North America like a virus, infecting older adults mostly,…

  • Aug 6, 2020
If we can cure pickleball fever, surely, we can all wear masks
Be sensible, wear your mask

Be sensible, wear your mask

Re: “Kudos to city council for resisting mandatory masks,” Letter, July 18.…

  • Jul 31, 2020
Be sensible, wear your mask
Don’t change the Edmonton Eskimos name, and here’s some summer homework for prudent parents

Don’t change the Edmonton Eskimos name, and here’s some summer homework for prudent parents

Changing team names is a knee-jerk reaction Re: “Edmonton Eskimos will search…

  • Jul 29, 2020
Don’t change the Edmonton Eskimos name, and here’s some summer homework for prudent parents
Kudos to city council for resisting mandatory masks

Kudos to city council for resisting mandatory masks

I would like to commend Mayor Tara Veer and the Red Deer…

  • Jul 28, 2020
Kudos to city council for resisting mandatory masks
Let’s be creative so we can provide smaller class sizes

Let’s be creative so we can provide smaller class sizes

I see Red Deer schools will be going back in September. I…

  • Jul 24, 2020
Let’s be creative so we can provide smaller class sizes
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