Opinion

Our best memories are magical

Looking back, there are always seminal moments that have either changed a…

  • Aug 1, 2020

Be sensible, wear your mask

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

  • Jul 31, 2020

The real reason Iran hasn’t joined the nuclear club

“A glance at the history of nuclear weapons manufacture shows that all…

  • Jul 29, 2020

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

Michael Dawe: A century of nurturing the land, and the community

The Scott family celebrated the centennial of the Sno-Valley farm, on the…

  • Jul 28, 2020

David Marsden: Hey, B.C., fear of COVID-19 is no reason to be mean

No doubt if you bumped into B.C. Premier John Horgan on the…

  • Jul 28, 2020
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Kudos to city council for resisting mandatory masks

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

  • Jul 28, 2020

Opinion: Stop the United Conservative Party corporate welfare

It’s a sad day for taxpayers when their government that has “committed…

  • Jul 27, 2020

This gift disappears on its own

It was a dark and stormy night. No, sorry, that’s how Snoopy…

  • Jul 25, 2020

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

Stop spreading COVID-19, don’t infect parents and elders, top doctor tells youth

The 20-to-39 age group accounts for 60 per cent of recent cases

  • Jul 24, 2020

Barring surprises, plan on a less crowded planet

If you wanted evidence that reasonably competent government – not great, not…

  • Jul 23, 2020

No one will stop young bully

I was born and raised in Red Deer. However, times have changed.…

  • Jul 23, 2020

Opinion: WE program was too complicated

At the height of the pandemic lockdown, the federal Liberals and the…

  • Jul 22, 2020

Michael Dawe: ‘Three minutes of hell’ left extensive damage to region in 1927

Alberta has been experiencing some wild weather this year. On June 13,…

  • Jul 22, 2020

Opinion: Students belong back in class

One thing we’ve learned this year is that global pandemics have a…

  • Jul 21, 2020

David Marsden: Finally, help for our neighbours who suffer from addiction

Red Deer will finally be provided with an addiction treatment centre. Soon,…

  • Jul 20, 2020

Going to the fair will do that to you

No Fair this year – that’s not fair! Every year at this…

  • Jul 18, 2020

Opinion: Trust in Morneau is falling during a very important time

A finance minister should always be beyond reproach, but never more so…

  • Jul 17, 2020

BOOK REVIEW: Lacombe author pens first novel “A Critical Human Error”

Barbara A. Glasier’s book touches on family, childhood innocence and redemption