Opinion

Trudeau’s infrastructure gamble

If a door-to-door salesman pitched you on a “win-win” sale, your first…

  • Oct 8, 2020

Senior tenants want to be treated with respect

We wish to address some of the information that has been put…

  • Oct 8, 2020

Second carbon tax will be a disaster

Whenever Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wants to solve a problem, his solution…

  • Oct 7, 2020
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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

Michael Dawe: Ku Klux Klan experienced period of notoriety in region

Whenever economic times get tough, or the normal order of things gets…

  • Oct 7, 2020

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

Opinion: Unlike in the U.S., Canada’s leaders’ health is a mystery

Donald Trump would never trade jobs with Justin Trudeau, but right now,…

  • Oct 6, 2020

David Marsden: Journalism is worth supporting

It’s National Newspaper Week. And while it’s a time to acknowledge the…

  • Oct 5, 2020

Smart Commons debut shows O’Toole is wiser than predecessor

The contrast could not have been more striking. Mere hours after an…

  • Oct 5, 2020

We could use a smile right now

Time for an update. Way back — six or so long months…

  • Oct 3, 2020

Michael Dawe: Difficult economic times gave rise to social unrest

Whenever economic times get tough, or the normal order of things gets…

  • Oct 2, 2020

Analysis: We’ll know soon how COVID impacts Trump’s re-election

With just a month left until the Nov. 3 U.S. presidential election,…

  • Oct 2, 2020

Opinion: Canada must observe U.S. vote

Canada needs its own eyes and ears on the ground, and soon

  • Oct 1, 2020

Opinion: Cities’ push for new taxes is divorced from reality

‘Councillors want Kenney to make it easier for them to put their grubby paws on our paycheques’

  • Oct 1, 2020

At 30, Germany is best-run on planet

I have just spent two weeks driving around Germany interviewing people (mostly…

  • Sep 30, 2020

David Marsden: Molly Banister extension must be kept

‘It would be a mistake to take a sensible response to future residential development off the table’

  • Sep 28, 2020

Pandemic, not climate change, is the priority for now

‘We know climate change is sitting out there. It is not going farther away, it’s coming closer’

  • Sep 28, 2020

A mind-boggling tale of idiocy

Some people have the IQ of a piece of second-hand furniture

  • Sep 26, 2020

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

Let’s hope this childcare plan enjoys a speedy, safe delivery

The persuading has been done. Now, the hard work begins

  • Sep 25, 2020