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Budget opinion: Cutting advanced education funding will stunt central Alberta growth

RDC offers certificates, diplomas, degrees, apprenticeship and continuing education programs

  • Feb 24, 2021
Damien Kurek

COLUMN: Let’s talk about vaccines

‘The approval of several vaccines brings hope that we may soon see the end of the pandemic’

  • Jan 8, 2021
Damien Kurek

MP column: A year in review

‘We are a government in waiting that will represent the best of our nation, always fighting for the unity and prosperity of Canadians’

  • Dec 28, 2020
Mark Weber

Reflecting on the meanings of Christmas

Mark Weber reflects on what Christmas means to him

  • Dec 24, 2020
Mark Weber
Damien Kurek

Perspective in the Christmas season

‘May God bless you and may we all be reminded of the hope that comes from the birth of Jesus’

  • Dec 17, 2020
Damien Kurek
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Merry Christmas to the people of Drumheller-Stettler

‘Have the best Christmas possible, take care of each other and know better times are around the bend’

  • Dec 16, 2020
nate
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Jock Finlayson, Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer of the Business Council of British Columbia (submitted)

FINLAYSON: The long economic tail of COVID-19

‘Fast forward to late 2020 and the situation has partially stabilized’

  • Dec 11, 2020
Jock Finlayson, Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer of the Business Council of British Columbia (submitted)
Nate

MLA column: Nate Horner discusses Municipal Stimulus Funding

‘Investing in our communities will pay off in the future while getting our economy back on track.’

  • Dec 9, 2020
Nate
Jason Nixon
Jason Nixon
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On not hitting the ‘pause’ button in the rough times

‘Life is not coming to me ‘in pieces’; it’s unfolding regardless of the emotional rollercoaster of a given day or week’

  • Dec 3, 2020
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Damien Kurek

Liberal hyper-spending in focus as debt hits record

Canada’s debt is set to rise over $1 trillion this year, with the deficit reaching nearly $400 billion this fiscal year

  • Dec 3, 2020
Damien Kurek
Associate Minister Hunter joins Minister Dreeshen to cut the red tape on Alberta’s Christmas trees. (Photo submitted)

Unwrapping red tape on Christmas

Opinion

  • Dec 1, 2020
Associate Minister Hunter joins Minister Dreeshen to cut the red tape on Alberta’s Christmas trees. (Photo submitted)
Aaron Wudrick

Freeland looks to take the federal debt to infinity and beyond

The fall economic statement should worry anyone concerned with Canada’s long-term economic future

  • Dec 1, 2020
Aaron Wudrick
Damien Kurek

COLUMN: MP Damien Kurek on ‘Christmas on the horizon’

Consider making a donation to one of the many local charities, food banks and churches

  • Nov 20, 2020
Damien Kurek
Damien Kurek

COLUMN: We will remember them

In addition to wearing a poppy, consider making a contribution to your local Legion at www.legion.ca

  • Nov 6, 2020
Damien Kurek
Nate

COLUMN: MLA Nate Horner on the Assessment Model Review

The energy industry and municipalities have a mutually dependant relationship on each other’

  • Oct 28, 2020
Nate
Damien Kurek

COLUMN: Local MP Damien Kurek on ensuring that there is a plan for recovery

‘Canadians deserve answers, and the Official Opposition has been there trying to get them.’

  • Oct 23, 2020
Damien Kurek
MP column : ‘Vague, expensive, and Ottawa knows best’

MP column : ‘Vague, expensive, and Ottawa knows best’

‘As the costs for emergency programs continue to add up, Canada is facing the prospect of a fiscal cliff’

  • Sep 25, 2020
MP column : ‘Vague, expensive, and Ottawa knows best’
COLUMN: Commentary on leading a tax-cut led recovery

COLUMN: Commentary on leading a tax-cut led recovery

Pie-in-the-sky, government-directed stimulus is enormously expensive, and simply doesn’t work

  • Sep 24, 2020
COLUMN: Commentary on leading a tax-cut led recovery
Editor of the Pipestone Flyer, Shaela Dansereau
Editor of the Pipestone Flyer, Shaela Dansereau