Alberta Government has yet to see any major construction being done on the Trans Mountain Pipeline

What Albertans and Canadians want to know is, when will the pipeline be built?

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Pastor Ross resigns from Erskine church

Writes 628th and last article for the Independent

  • Jul 18th, 2018

Kitchen table talk: Where change starts

Albertans deserve to know political values of those seeking power

  • Jul 16th, 2018

Kitchen table talk: Where change starts

Ask yourself what values you’d like others to come away with

  • Jul 15th, 2018

Alberta saddled with a plan until 2024 in which Alberta gets no transfer payments

Liberals ’ snuck in a five-year equalization plan’: MP Sorenson

  • Jun 30th, 2018

Loneliness is prevalent and on the increase

A pet can alleviate loneliness

  • Jun 28th, 2018
Stettler winner of Red Deer Hospital Lottery dream home
Estonia Celebration - Stettler County (Lisa Joy/Stettler Independent)
Stettler's Got Talent
Stettler Parade 2018 June

A broken government culture has to change

How could Phoenix Pay System fail

  • Jun 24th, 2018

Crony capitalism can be a form of dependence: MLA

We can become self-reliant without the aid of government

  • Jun 22nd, 2018

Cloud lingers over Trans Mountain Pipeline

I remain very skeptical about sunny days ahead: MP

  • Jun 16th, 2018

The failure of social license: MLA

Doing substantial damage to Alberta’s economy

  • Apr 29th, 2018

Life is fragile, none of us are immortal

Advice from the financial coach

  • Apr 28th, 2018

Working Canadians say their standard of living has declined

People blame increased taxes and rising utility costs

  • Apr 26th, 2018

Practice random acts of kindness

And senseless acts of beauty

  • Apr 25th, 2018

Who pays for journalism? One way or another — you

Tim Shoults of Aberdeen Publishing writes about Ed Greenspon’s report on the Canadian media industry

  • Apr 13th, 2018

MLA Strankman: We need actions, not platitudes

NDP has the responsibility to represent all Albertans, as do all members of the legislature.

  • Apr 12th, 2018

A pleasant interruption to a busy day

Columnist looks back on memories of her youth

  • Apr 5th, 2018

Albertans prefer self-reliance over government reliance

MLA Rick Strankman says there are no incentives in the NDP budget

  • Apr 4th, 2018

Nicks: What do anger and birth have in common?

Myra’s bi-weekly column on holistic health

NDP did not disclose their true intentions of creating a tax on everything by way of the carbon tax.

Albertans deserve full disclosure about where government is going

  • Mar 22nd, 2018

Stoics, Schopenhauer and the crime epidemic

Hold the criminals responsible; they chose their path

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