Opinion

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
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Letter: Sending thoughts to less fortunate this Christmas

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

  • Dec 23, 2020
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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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Letter: Creative Adventures full of laughter

This letter is in reference to Dec. 18 Advocate, Handout therein, entitled…

  • Dec 23, 2020
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Chantal Hebert

Chantal Hébert: Trudeau growing up

The federal Conservatives and the Green party changed leaders in 2020. The…

  • Dec 23, 2020
Chantal Hebert
Robbin and Michael Dawe on Christmas Day in, 1956 in front of the fireplace in the old family home in Michener Hill. Contributed photo

Michael Dawe: Christmases past remembered

Christmas this year is going to be very different than in years…

  • Dec 23, 2020
Robbin and Michael Dawe on Christmas Day in, 1956 in front of the fireplace in the old family home in Michener Hill. Contributed photo
Gwynne Dyer

Gwynne Dyer: Love Jihad

The ‘Prohibition of Unlawful Religious Conversion Ordinance’ was passed into law in…

  • Dec 22, 2020
Gwynne Dyer
Alberta Premier Jason Kenney makes an announcement at a news conference in Calgary on Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020. The Prairies have become the epicentre of the second wave of COVID-19 in Canada with exponential growth in cases linked to pandemic fatigue and a reluctance to impose stricter health measures in the fall, infectious disease experts say. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Todd Korol

Opinion: Amidst another lockdown, Alberta’s politicians need to take a pay cut

Our politicians are asking Albertans to make massive sacrifices, but most don’t…

  • Dec 22, 2020
Alberta Premier Jason Kenney makes an announcement at a news conference in Calgary on Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020. The Prairies have become the epicentre of the second wave of COVID-19 in Canada with exponential growth in cases linked to pandemic fatigue and a reluctance to impose stricter health measures in the fall, infectious disease experts say. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Todd Korol
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Opinion: Ottawa urged to play greater economic role

They decide which stores will have to shut down, who can stay…

  • Dec 21, 2020
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Letter: Stand up for future of Canadians

It is with concern that I read the opinion pieces by Heather…

  • Dec 21, 2020
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Opinion piece by Susan Delacourt

Opinion: Jobs minister ponders a new landscape

Carla Qualtrough is in a reflective mood. The minister of employment is…

  • Dec 18, 2020
Opinion piece by Susan Delacourt
Letter to the editor

Letter: Caroline bank needs to open its doors

Alberta Treasury Branch was formed in 1938 to provide financial services to…

  • Dec 17, 2020
Letter to the editor
Red Deer South MLA Jason Stephan addressed the Rotary Club Red Deer East at Pidherney Curling Centre on Tuesday.
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Jason Stephan: Additional restrictions aimed at protecting hospital capacity

Following the advice of the chief medical officer, the government of Alberta…

  • Dec 17, 2020
Red Deer South MLA Jason Stephan addressed the Rotary Club Red Deer East at Pidherney Curling Centre on Tuesday.
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Letter: Red Deer city council should be considered full time job

The Mayor makes about $132,000 plus expenses and it is considered a…

  • Dec 16, 2020
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Letter: Cleaning up abandoned oil and gas wells

There have been a number of criticisms directed at Kenney’s UCP government…

  • Dec 16, 2020
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Letter to the editor

Letter: How an extra tax attracts business downtown is mystery

In the Dec. 9 article in the Advocate “Organization has to make…

  • Dec 16, 2020
Letter to the editor
Opinion

Opinion: Yelling won’t help Canada’s climate plan

You wouldn’t know it from the way they’re yelling at each other…

  • Dec 16, 2020
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