Opinion

Canada likely has nothing to fear from foreign election meddling

Are foreign “adversaries” trying to use social media to interfere in Canadian…

  • Apr 11, 2019

Cloudy future for former ministers

Justin Trudeau’s Liberal caucus may be done with Jody Wilson-Raybould and Jane…

  • Apr 10, 2019

Michael Dawe: Legion continues its tireless work on behalf of veterans

On Saturday, March 23, the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 35 held the…

  • Apr 10, 2019
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Industrial fire
Alberta Party Red Deer candidates Paul Hardy, Ryan McDougall disappointed
UCP candidate wins in Red Deer North
Jason Stephan win Red Deer-South election

Our political leaders need to be held accountable

With the continued behaviour of our prime minister, it is an appropriate…

  • Apr 9, 2019

Here’s what I’m looking for in a leader

Ah, our favourite time. And I’m not referring to springtime, although that…

  • Apr 6, 2019

Trudeau has only himself to blame for his party’s troubles

It is dismaying to me, a political agnostic, that thuggery is now…

  • Apr 9, 2019

Opinion: Drug treatment centre is needed

By David Marsden Red Deer has done a good job of creating…

  • Apr 8, 2019

Some drones are a nuisance, but they’re changing the world

So, last week, I was droning on about drones and the fact…

  • Apr 6, 2019

Police should do a better job of keeping Red Deer safe

The April 2 edition of the Advocate ran a front page story…

  • Apr 6, 2019

Liberals aren’t alone in carrying fructures into election

Only a fraction of those elected to the House of Commons ever…

  • Apr 5, 2019

Opinion: University can’t come soon enough

By David Marsden No one has questioned Red Deer College’s evolution to…

  • Apr 4, 2019

With an election underway, there’s no shortage of promises

I went to the all-candidates forum at the Golden Circle Seniors Resource…

  • Apr 4, 2019

Public school trustees hope candidates can pass the test

Now that Alberta is in the midst of a provincial election campaign,…

  • Apr 4, 2019

Immigration certain to be a challenge

In a recent survey of potential adult migrants worldwide, 47 million said…

  • Apr 3, 2019

Quebec’s dress code creates divisions

For all the talk about a large consensus in Quebec being behind…

  • Apr 3, 2019

Teah-Jay Cartwright, Freedom Conservative Party candidate for Red Deer-South

Teah-Jay Cartwright is running in the Red Deer South riding

Michael Dawe: Nursing home demolition part of ever-changing seniors care

During the past week, the old Red Deer Nursing Home on 30th…

  • Apr 2, 2019

No one is prepared for fight for Canada’s auto industry

Another car company. Another round of layoffs. Last time, it was General…

  • Apr 2, 2019

Alberta voters need to use their head on election day

It’s a sad state of affairs when the Alberta voter’s only choice…

  • Apr 2, 2019

Opinion: Taking the pulse of an ailing hospital

The Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre is a weak link in the…

  • Apr 1, 2019