AB Opinions

Take comfort — it could be hotter

If it’s one thing we humans are pretty good at, it’s complaining…

  • Aug 10, 2020


David Marsden: Hey, B.C., fear of COVID-19 is no reason to be mean

No doubt if you bumped into B.C. Premier John Horgan on the…

  • Jul 28, 2020


David Marsden: Finally, help for our neighbours who suffer from addiction

Red Deer will finally be provided with an addiction treatment centre. Soon,…

  • Jul 20, 2020


David Marsden: The remaking of Westerner Park

Red Deer residents have been tested by the COVID-19 pandemic in innumerable…

  • Jul 13, 2020

David Marsden: Leave the financial stimulus to private industry

So, you’ve heard the announcement about the economic stimulus that is much…

  • Jul 6, 2020

Movies are a big part of my reel life

I haven’t been in a movie theatre for three months. Now that’s…

  • Jun 13, 2020

Opinion: Protests and pandemic full of lessons

A test of “first-rate intelligence,” wrote F. Scott Fitzgerald, is “the ability…

  • Jun 10, 2020

David Marsden: It’s time to further ease COVID restrictions

The decreasing numbers of active COVID-19 cases are helping to accelerate a…

  • Jun 8, 2020

Reg Warkentin: Charities need our support now

When the Alberta government announced emergency funding for charities and not-for-profits, it…

  • Apr 21, 2020

Opinion: Rock-star doctor isn’t beyond reproach

Sooner or later, someone was going to say it: Who made Dr.…

  • Apr 15, 2020

David Marsden: Let’s see success at Westerner Park

It’s encouraging that Westerner Park has admitted it needs the support of…

  • Jan 28, 2020

A quest for affordable housing

A quest for affordable housing

  • Jan 25, 2020