Columnists

Carbon tax rooted in dogma of special interest groups

They are intent on forcing an ideology on masses under guise of a utopian façade

  • Aug 3, 2018

COLUMN: Has social media passed its peak?

Saul Klein at the University of Victoria writes about erosion of trust at Facebook and Twitter

  • Aug 2, 2018

We congratulate our farmfamilies: MLA

The Hutchings Family, the Sharpe Family and the Duque Family

  • Aug 1, 2018
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Great food and family fun at the P&H Elevator Harvest Supper on Aug. 24th
Fans support Rebels

Fixes needed to government culture and phoenix pay system

Public servants stressed: 46 open files in Battle River-Crowfoot riding alone

  • Jul 24, 2018

Fun events at Stettler Library

Experiments planned for Summer Reading Program

  • Jul 21, 2018

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 20, 2018

Pastor Ross resigns from Erskine church

Writes 628th and last article for the Independent

  • Jul 18, 2018

Kitchen table talk: Where change starts

Albertans deserve to know political values of those seeking power

  • Jul 16, 2018

Kitchen table talk: Where change starts

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

  • Jul 15, 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 30, 2018

Loneliness is prevalent and on the increase

A pet can alleviate loneliness

  • Jun 28, 2018

A broken government culture has to change

How could Phoenix Pay System fail

  • Jun 24, 2018

Crony capitalism can be a form of dependence: MLA

We can become self-reliant without the aid of government

  • Jun 22, 2018

Cloud lingers over Trans Mountain Pipeline

I remain very skeptical about sunny days ahead: MP

  • Jun 16, 2018

The failure of social license: MLA

Doing substantial damage to Alberta’s economy

  • Apr 29, 2018

Life is fragile, none of us are immortal

Advice from the financial coach

  • Apr 28, 2018

Working Canadians say their standard of living has declined

People blame increased taxes and rising utility costs

  • Apr 26, 2018

Practice random acts of kindness

And senseless acts of beauty

  • Apr 25, 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 13, 2018

MLA Strankman: We need actions, not platitudes

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

  • Apr 12, 2018