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Opinion: Trump is making his stale threats terrifying again

DALTON, Ga.-“I don’t do rallies for other people,” President Donald Trump told…

  • Jan 6, 2021
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Somebody voiced their unhappiness with Red Deer South MLA Jason Stephan’s decision to travel to Arizona over the holidays with a makeshift protest display outside his constituency office on Sunday night. Photo from @AlohaUCP on Twitter

Opinion: Red Deer MLA Jason Stephan setting bad example

While most of Alberta stayed put, sticking to their households over the…

Somebody voiced their unhappiness with Red Deer South MLA Jason Stephan’s decision to travel to Arizona over the holidays with a makeshift protest display outside his constituency office on Sunday night. Photo from @AlohaUCP on Twitter
Jefferson County Historical Society archivist Ellie DiPietro put a fiery drawing onto her Letters to 2020 postcard. The society invites people of all ages to send their letters in by the end of January. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)

Letter: We isolated while MLA travelled

So, our Red Deer South MLA Jason Stephan was on vacation to…

  • Jan 5, 2021
Jefferson County Historical Society archivist Ellie DiPietro put a fiery drawing onto her Letters to 2020 postcard. The society invites people of all ages to send their letters in by the end of January. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)
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Letter: Ditch the time changes

Barry Litun wrote an interesting letter recently about the possibility of a…

  • Jan 5, 2021
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Letter: Adopt standard time

Now, in the darkest days of winter, we should consider what it…

  • Jan 5, 2021
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Letter: Vaccine pointless if masks still required

The news of the approval of Pfizers and potentially Moderna’s vaccine is…

  • Jan 5, 2021
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Letter: ‘Do as I say but not as I do’

“Do as I say but not as I do” – is the…

  • Jan 5, 2021
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Letter: Kenney managing COVID poorly

Premier Jason Kenny is doing a poor job of containing Covid-19, especially…

  • Jan 1, 2021
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Gwynne Dyer

Opinion: Defending the indefensible

The recent war between Armenia and Azerbaijan made sense, in an old-fashioned…

  • Jan 1, 2021
Gwynne Dyer
Red Deer-South MLA Jason Stephan says the plan is to develop additional capacities outside of the Red Deer hospital. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Jason Stephan: Construction to commence at Red Deer hospital in 2021

Notwithstanding COVID, there is some encouraging, good news to report on pressing,…

  • Dec 31, 2020
Red Deer-South MLA Jason Stephan says the plan is to develop additional capacities outside of the Red Deer hospital. (File photo by Advocate staff)
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Opinion: Pandemic changed gamed for politicians

The retail business took a massive hit in 2020. So did retail…

  • Dec 30, 2020
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A woman standing on Ross Street in the winter of 1920 with the Lyric Theatre in the background. Just like this year, the year 1919 was a tough one for the Red Deer Region. (Red Deer archives)

Michael Dawe: New Year 1920 was full of hardships

Another New Year will soon be upon us. However, after the incredible…

  • Dec 30, 2020
A woman standing on Ross Street in the winter of 1920 with the Lyric Theatre in the background. Just like this year, the year 1919 was a tough one for the Red Deer Region. (Red Deer archives)
Gwynne Dyer

Opinion: European Union free at last

Blaming the victims is never a good look. As Britain finally leaves…

  • Dec 29, 2020
Gwynne Dyer
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Opinion: The year that turned America inside out

My family’s memories of life in 2020 will be much like those…

  • Dec 28, 2020
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Gwynne Dyer

Gwynne Dyer: Underpants, beards and consonants

Surely you don’t want to read about the new, faster-spreading variant of…

  • Dec 25, 2020
Gwynne Dyer
LtE bug

Letter: Sending thoughts to less fortunate this Christmas

So this is Christmas…The year 2020 has put us all to a…

  • Dec 23, 2020
LtE bug
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Letter: Province to discuss daylight savings time after pandemic

Because of the pandemic, the Government of Alberta decided to postpone a…

  • Dec 23, 2020
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Letter: Enjoying the walking trails during pandemic

I’d like to thank and commend City of Red Deer workers who…

  • Dec 23, 2020
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Letter: Trudeau is deceiving us

It is distressing to read and listen to the outright lies by…

  • Dec 23, 2020
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Letter: Phony conservatives don’t know how to govern Alberta

Joe Anglin has nailed it in the letter published by Advocate on…

  • Dec 23, 2020
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