Opinion

Gwynne Dyer

Opinion: Anti-abortion laws and radicalization

“Get your rosaries off our ovaries,” chanted the women marching in support…

  • Dec 14, 2020
Gwynne Dyer
Opinion

Climate plan bold, but vulnerable

The federal government’s big, fat climate plan that it finally rolled out…

  • Dec 14, 2020
Opinion
Red Deer-South MLA Jason Stephan.

Stephan: Additional restrictions are aimed at protecting hospital capacity

Following the advice of the Chief Medical Officer, the Government of Alberta…

  • Dec 12, 2020
Red Deer-South MLA Jason Stephan.
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Red Deer RCMP investigating violent arrest caught on video
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Pig and kitten from Alberta form a bond
Innisfail shop reopens during COVID restrictions

Mason bees sold as cocoons make for a unique Christmas present

Looking for a unique present for a gardener or a nature lover?…

  • Dec 12, 2020
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Letter: Thank you to Red Deer’s emergency responders

A Huge thank you to the Red Deer fire department who arrived…

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Letter: UCP continues to pursue reckless economic plans

Alberta UCP- Santa or Scrooge? Under cover of Covid-19 pandemic, UCP continues…

  • Dec 11, 2020
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Opinion piece

Opinion: Many aren’t opting for paid sick leave

As the premiers and the prime minister haggle, yet again, about who…

Opinion piece
Gwynne Dyer

The EU: Germany is the reason

In Brussels this week, the English-speaking journalists are all speculating about which…

  • Dec 10, 2020
Gwynne Dyer
letter

Letter: Bias in Red Deer

Once again, Garfield Marks, is off the mark. Bias being the easy…

letter
opinion

Opinion: Should politicians be first to get vaccine shot?

Which Canadian politician should be first to get the COVID-19 vaccine? It…

  • Dec 10, 2020
opinion
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Letter: City of Red Deer spends too much on short term trends

The Red Deer Justice Centre, currently under construction, will be open in…

  • Dec 9, 2020
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Letter to the editor

Letter: Relevant information at local level needed

Information is power in the Covid-19 pandemic battle. What is the most…

  • Dec 9, 2020
Letter to the editor
Alberta Premier Jason Kenney and Quebec Premier Francois Legault leave a news conference in Ottawa on Friday, Sept. 18, 2020. Kenney says Alberta’s largest hospitals are at 91 per cent capacity due to COVID-19 cases and widespread cancellation of more non-urgent surgeries may be necessary. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Christmas Grinch: Albertans are paying for Kenney’s tardy response to pandemic

Opinion: Acting sooner would have cleared us all by the time December hit

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney and Quebec Premier Francois Legault leave a news conference in Ottawa on Friday, Sept. 18, 2020. Kenney says Alberta’s largest hospitals are at 91 per cent capacity due to COVID-19 cases and widespread cancellation of more non-urgent surgeries may be necessary. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
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Letter: Are our best interests being served?

I can sympathize with anyone’s fears concerning the Covid-19 issue. We are…

  • Dec 9, 2020
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Letter: Some people have medical exemptions from wearing masks

Recently I have noticed that here have been several letters ‘shaming’ people…

  • Dec 9, 2020
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Letter: Get back to true meaning of Christmas

I believe there are some people in our culture who see Christmas…

  • Dec 9, 2020
St. Luke’s Anglican Church in Red Deer pictured in 1920. Almost all churches and organizations cancelled their annual children’s Christmas parties and other social gatherings during the holiday season in 1918. (Photo via Red Deer Archives)

Christmas in 1918 was in middle of Spanish influenza

Another Christmas will soon be upon us. Christmas is generally a time…

  • Dec 9, 2020
St. Luke’s Anglican Church in Red Deer pictured in 1920. Almost all churches and organizations cancelled their annual children’s Christmas parties and other social gatherings during the holiday season in 1918. (Photo via Red Deer Archives)
opinion

Opinion: Innovative thinker to guide recovery

Is naming Michael Sabia to the position of deputy finance minister the…

  • Dec 8, 2020
opinion
Jason Nixon
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Letter: Bias exists in north Red Deer

I have heard too often that there is no bias against the…

  • Dec 7, 2020
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