Opinion

Keep your eye out for the Easter Chicken this weekend

Ring, ring, ring, ring. Hay’s Daze: “Hello, Harry’s Pool Hall, who in…

  • Apr 20, 2019

It’s important to read the signs

While practically sitting on the sign post that asked people not to…

  • Apr 20, 2019

Sudan’s slow, awkward march toward democracy

It’s moving fast now. For three months, the protesters in Khartoum got…

  • Apr 19, 2019

Resident laments departure of another downtown business

Re: “Central Alberta Co-op closing downtown location,” April 18. Yet another business…

  • Apr 19, 2019

Notley just the latest incumbent to fall

And then there were none. As of the victory on Tuesday of…

  • Apr 19, 2019

Pilfering elections signs disrespects those who fought for freedom

I write this correspondence with a very heavy heart. I was one…

  • Apr 18, 2019
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Notley’s defeat will isolate Trudeau

Of the premiers of the four larger provinces who signed off on…

  • Apr 18, 2019

Filing taxes shouldn’t be so tough

The tax-filer was optimistic. The Canada Revenue Agency had sent him a…

  • Apr 16, 2019

WikiLeaks founder should have been quicker to face justice

Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks, is an unattractive character, and he…

  • Apr 16, 2019

Despairing at the state of our politics

Everyone who is tired of politicians bashing their opponents, denouncing them to…

  • Apr 13, 2019

Thoughts about birds take flight as spring finally takes hold

A friend gave us a bird once. No, I didn’t say “the”…

  • Apr 13, 2019

Jason Stephan, United Conservative Party candidate for Red Deer-South

Jason Stephan United Conservative Party Red Deer is my home. I graduated…

  • Apr 12, 2019

Barb Miller, Alberta NDP candidate for Red Deer-South

Barb Miller Alberta NDP I love the city of Red Deer, and…

  • Apr 12, 2019

Ryan Alaina McDougall, Alberta Party candidate for Red Deer-South

Ryan Alaina McDougall Alberta Party I have lived in Red Deer for…

Lori Curran, Green Party of Alberta candidate for Red Deer-South

Lori Curran Green Party of Alberta I am a 63-year-old grandmother to…

  • Apr 12, 2019

Libyans face choice between a dictator or continued chaos

The forces of Khalifa Haftar are stalled outside the capital, Tripoli, and…

  • Apr 12, 2019

Election result will have huge impact

Justin Trudeau’s government already has a pre-election war on its hands with…

  • Apr 12, 2019

Eyes in the sky are the best way of crimping rural crime

Re: Special report on rural crime. I live in the city of…

  • Apr 12, 2019

Adriana LeGrange, United Conservative Party for Red Deer-North

Adriana LaGrange United Conservative Party I respectfully ask for your vote for…

Paul Hardy, Alberta Party candidate for Red Deer-North

Paul Hardy Alberta Party A 60-year-old man presents to the emergency department…

  • Apr 12, 2019