Opinion

People don’t want to be governed

Not so long ago, Canada was caught up in a conversation about…

  • Feb 25, 2020

A teen’s perspective: Ordinary Canadians are paying a price for railway blockades

The following is a letter by Alberta teenager Liam Smith to his…

  • Feb 21, 2020

Gary Harris’s generosity helped shape our college, and our city, writes Joel Ward

I was deeply saddened to learn of Gary Harris’s passing. I first…

  • Feb 21, 2020

Blockades expose a polarized nation

The political response to Canada’s blockade crisis so far has been to…

  • Feb 20, 2020

Aversion to nuclear power allows coal to keep on polluting

Germany and Japan are finally winning a war together. Unfortunately, it is…

  • Feb 20, 2020

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
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We should be getting more dairy and eggs at lower prices

The last time the federal Conservative party selected a new leader, three…

  • Feb 19, 2020

David Marsden: Hospital unfairness makes me ill

The provincial government clearly isn’t without money. If it was, it wouldn’t…

  • 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

Rail blockades present PM with a complex problem

Justin Trudeau has been hit by three large-scale communications crises since the…

  • Feb 18, 2020

Popping pills can be just the start

I’m sitting at my desk looking at a flyer. You can save…

  • Feb 18, 2020

Reader’s opinion: Here’s how Premier Kenney can build a stronger Alberta

Apparently, the UPC government has decided that most seniors should pay more…

  • Feb 17, 2020

No matter the time of day, prepare for a good bedtime story

I may have mentioned a time or two that I like to…

  • Feb 15, 2020

David Marsden: Blame the country’s chaos on Trudeau

The prime minister talks a lot about the rule of law. When…

  • Feb 14, 2020

Opinion: Blockades test PM’s good will

It’s still in the mandate letters that Justin Trudeau has been giving…

  • Feb 13, 2020

Business tax cut is paying off with the creation of new jobs

Good things happen when politicians let entrepreneurs keep more of their money…

  • Feb 12, 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

Michael Dawe: Two Red Deer settlers enjoyed a real-life love story

Valentine’s Day will soon be upon us. It is a time of…

  • Feb 12, 2020

Threat of China’s ‘devil virus’ cannot be underestimated

China officially went back to work on Monday, after an extended two-week…

  • Feb 10, 2020