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Gwynne Dyer

Opinion: Salvation in a vat

“We are putting a final end to the fossil era,” said Denmark’s’s…

  • Dec 7, 2020
Gwynne Dyer
opinion

Opinion: Not wanting election isn’t the same as not being ready for one

Justin Trudeau said this week that he is “certainly” not looking to…

  • Dec 7, 2020
opinion
Letter to the editor

Letter: Don’t refuse to wear a mask because it is inconvenient

Time for some straight talk about rights to anti-mask protesters. First, rights…

Letter to the editor
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Innisfail shop reopens during COVID restrictions
Red Deer seniors among first to receive COVID-19 vaccine
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Opinion: OK, O’Toole, so what’s your plan?

It’s not enough to say the federal government is spending too much…

  • Dec 5, 2020
opinion
Gwynne Dyer

Opinion: Reckless populists

“There is nothing wrong to participate in a sex party of any…

  • Dec 4, 2020
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Letter: Thank you for your sacrifices for seniors amid COVID

As a Red Deer senior citizen, I wish to say thank you…

  • Dec 3, 2020
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Opinion: Don’t set deadlines you can’t keep, a lesson for Trudeau

Justin Trudeau has broken big promises before. Canada’s budget was not balanced…

  • Dec 3, 2020
Opinion
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Opinion: $150B stands out in a weak economy

There’s a good reason why the cry to “buy local” for Christmas…

  • Dec 2, 2020
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Letter to the editor

Letter: I wear a mask to protect others

I am amazed how we have been in this pandemic for many…

  • Dec 2, 2020
Letter to the editor
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Letter: First responders putting their life on the line daily

It seems it is human nature to be quick to criticize and…

  • Dec 2, 2020
LtE bug
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Rev. G.N. Finn (left), pictured here with friends in 1918. Finn was the former rector at St. Luke’s Anglican Church, who resigned to serve with the original 78 Battery, Canadian Field Artillery during the First World War. He was seriously injured overseas when he was run over by a gun carriage. (Red Deer Archives photo)

Active artillery militia in the post-war period in Red Deer

One important historical event, which has largely gone unnoticed, has been the…

  • Dec 2, 2020
Rev. G.N. Finn (left), pictured here with friends in 1918. Finn was the former rector at St. Luke’s Anglican Church, who resigned to serve with the original 78 Battery, Canadian Field Artillery during the First World War. He was seriously injured overseas when he was run over by a gun carriage. (Red Deer Archives photo)
Gwynne Dyer

Ethiopia: War in Tigray

Ethiopia: War in Tigray

  • Dec 1, 2020
Gwynne Dyer
Opinion piece

Opinion: A down payment on recovery, details to come

Just to be clear: Justin Trudeau’s government has not acquired the ability…

  • Dec 1, 2020
Opinion piece
Letter to the editor

Letter to editor: Christmas Eve dinner delivery for seniors

Dear editor, Usually, I drive to Calgary for Christmas week, to spend…

Letter to the editor
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Opinion: We’re weary of the wait for COVID vaccine

It’s official: vaccines are the new toilet paper. Justin Trudeau appears to…

  • Nov 27, 2020
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Opinion: These are among the ways we’ll pay off our crippling debt

Ordinary Canadians have begun worrying about something that usually only dismal scientists…

  • Nov 26, 2020
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Opinion: Don’t blame Trump for vaccine wait

Canadians will be getting COVID-19 vaccinations after Americans, Justin Trudeau has admitted,…

  • Nov 25, 2020
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What the heck is a hot rock?

Last week, I was on about a funky timeless restaurant in Banff…

  • Nov 21, 2020
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Opinion

COVID response fuels growing levels of skepticism

News that not one, but two COVID-19 vaccines have tested 95 per…

  • Nov 20, 2020
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