Opinion

Michael Dawe: Old tragedies and graveyards conjured up every Halloween

Thursday is Halloween. It is a time of year when people love…

  • Oct 30, 2019

Trudeau faces tough cabinet picks

One advantage of the new slimmed-down Liberal caucus is that Justin Trudeau…

  • Oct 29, 2019

Opinion: Alberta budget fails Red Deer hospital

Red Deer physicians and community volunteers worked for years to bring attention…

  • Oct 28, 2019

Ditching Scheer won’t fix all the issues facing Conservatives

In the cold light of morning and with the dust settling on…

  • Oct 28, 2019

Letter to the editor: Utility bill proves there’s no point in reducing energy use

Sir, as we are forced to listen to the rhetoric being spewed…

  • Oct 28, 2019

Election result signals it’s time for vote on separation

Now that the federal election is over and Justin Trudeau and the…

  • Oct 28, 2019

Salomons: From cap guns to stealing a car

Try to imagine the excitement I felt on my 13th birthday as…

  • Oct 25, 2019

Hay’s Daze: I wanted a dog, so I created an imaginary one called Harold

Last week, I was on about dogs and how some people are…

  • Oct 25, 2019

Michael Dawe: Military balls were once a highlight of Halloween

Another Halloween is rapidly approaching. It is one of the most popular…

  • Oct 23, 2019

Opinion: Alberta government salaries are higher than in other provinces

Albertans are paying for inflated government salaries and benefits. With Alberta taxpayers…

  • Oct 23, 2019

Election results reflect a divided nation

Under the guise of a minority victory for Justin Trudeau’s Liberals, Canadians…

  • Oct 22, 2019

Catalan independence remains an obstacle for Spanish leaders

The demonstrations, some of them violent, are still going on in Catalonia…

  • Oct 21, 2019

Ever since I was a youngster, my life has gone to the dogs

I’ve really been going to the dogs lately. “That’s for sure,” you…

  • Oct 19, 2019

By necessity, some stories are sad

One of the comments I received was my columns have gotten away…

  • Oct 19, 2019

Albertans tend to be obtuse, says longtime resident

Re: Dangerous talk from Singh, David Marsden, Opinion, Oct. 15. I am…

  • Oct 18, 2019

Working to make life better and more affordable

Earl Dreeshen Conservative Party of Canada This is my home, and I…

  • Oct 18, 2019

Diversifying the economy is key

Conner Borle Green Party of Canada The Green Party of Canada is…

  • Oct 18, 2019

Conservative MPs have done little for Alberta

Paul Mitchell People’s Party of Canada The definition of insanity is doing…

  • Oct 18, 2019

A vote for the NDP is a vote for hope

Logan Garbanewski New Democratic Party Logan Garbanewski is a hard worker who…

  • Oct 18, 2019

For Justin Trudeau, Alberta is a priority

Gary Tremblay Liberal Party of Canada First, let me say I am…

  • Oct 18, 2019