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Letter: UN should step in with conflict in Ukraine

Recently, Kenya’s ambassador to the UN had the wisdom to add his…

  • Feb 25, 2022
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Letter: Viruses can change over time

Over the two years of the COVID-19 pandemic, a lot has happened:…

  • Feb 25, 2022
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Letter: Stop privatizing our health system

The “Klein Third Way disaster” Series Two is now proposed by Jason…

  • Feb 24, 2022
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Letter: Calkins should denounce illegal blockades

My MP Blaine Calkins posted on Facebook on Feb. 7 at 10:10…

  • Feb 24, 2022
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Letter: Protecting natural areas

The front page story of Feb. 15 Advocate is a sad story…

  • Feb 24, 2022
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Letter: Kenney’s stance on emergency act will help him garner support

Kudos to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for invoking the federal Emergencies Act.…

  • Feb 24, 2022
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Mayor Ken Johnston

Advancements happening in north Red Deer

Hello Red Deer, thank you for taking the time to read this…

  • Feb 23, 2022
Mayor Ken Johnston
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Opinion: Is China poised to invade Taiwan?

“To put it simply, Russia just announced that it is carving out…

  • Feb 23, 2022
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Red Deer’s women’s hockey team in 1912. (Red Deer Archives photo)

Michael Dawe: Looking back at Red Deer’s women’s hockey roots

The Beijing Olympics are now over. Canada turned in a commendable showing,…

  • Feb 22, 2022
Red Deer’s women’s hockey team in 1912. (Red Deer Archives photo)
Queen Elizabeth greeting well wishers during her visit to Red Deer, June 28, 1990. (Red Deer Archives)

Dawe: Queen Elizabeth’s Royal Visit to Red Deer

On Wednesday, February 6, 1952, Queen Elizabeth ascended to the throne of…

Queen Elizabeth greeting well wishers during her visit to Red Deer, June 28, 1990. (Red Deer Archives)
Sam Watt, a Central Alberta Black Canadian in the 187 Battalion Band. He was later killed in action overseas. (Red Deer Archives photo)

Michael Dawe: Black settlements in Alberta

For several years now, February has been designated as Black History month…

  • Feb 8, 2022
Sam Watt, a Central Alberta Black Canadian in the 187 Battalion Band. He was later killed in action overseas. (Red Deer Archives photo)
Chantal Hebert

Opinion: Veering right could destroy the Tories

With Erin O’Toole gone, the Canadian conservative movement finds itself at a…

  • Feb 7, 2022
Chantal Hebert
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Letter: Invest in Alberta’s health system

During these unparalleled scary times, we’ve tried to maintain our social responsibility…

  • Feb 7, 2022
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Gwynne Dyer

Gwynne Dyer: Military coups on the rise in Africa

Military coups are back in fashion in Africa. There have been over…

  • Feb 3, 2022
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March 14, 2019 - Head shot of Toronto Star columnist Heather Scoffield. DAVE CHAN FOR THE TORONTO STAR

Opinion: As prices soar, Ottawa underwhelms

Remember the “worthwhile Canadian initiative” joke? The New York Times coined the…

  • Feb 3, 2022
March 14, 2019 - Head shot of Toronto Star columnist Heather Scoffield. DAVE CHAN FOR THE TORONTO STAR
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Opinion: Indigenous child welfare revamp requires solutions focused on mental health and two-generation solutions

The federal government and First Nations of Canada have reached a landmark…

  • Feb 2, 2022
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UBC study finds 57 per cent of kids have witnessed race-based bullying in schools. (File photo)

Opinion: Use positive power to shift bullying behaviour

Each year in February, since 2007, Canadian schools and communities have recognized…

  • Feb 2, 2022
UBC study finds 57 per cent of kids have witnessed race-based bullying in schools. (File photo)
Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip on their Royal Visit to Edmonton, 1951. (Photo from Louise Sloan Busby)

Michael Dawe: Queen Elizabeth’s Platinum Jubilee

On Wednesday, February 6, 1952, George VI, the King of the United…

  • Feb 1, 2022
Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip on their Royal Visit to Edmonton, 1951. (Photo from Louise Sloan Busby)
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Letter: Trudeau wrong about freedom convoy

On Jan. 26, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau commented on the freedom convoy,…

  • Jan 31, 2022
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Job search: Accept what you can’t change

You probably know this extract from The Serenity Prayer. God grant me…

  • Jan 28, 2022
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