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Stettler MLA says P.M., premier, B.C. guilty of death by a thousand cuts

Stettler MLA says P.M., premier, B.C. guilty of death by a thousand cuts

NDP carbon tax marched out as key to Alberta’s economic future

  • Feb 16, 2018
Stettler MLA says P.M., premier, B.C. guilty of death by a thousand cuts
Protest against Summer Jobs Program Values Test continues

Protest against Summer Jobs Program Values Test continues

Service Canada requires ‘morals statement’ before considering grant application

  • Feb 15, 2018
Protest against Summer Jobs Program Values Test continues
You can make a difference in Alberta BC dispute

You can make a difference in Alberta BC dispute

Boycott BC products

  • Feb 15, 2018
You can make a difference in Alberta BC dispute
Mary Martin, president, Alberta School Boards Association

OPINION: Nova Scotia’s decision to dismantle English school boards is a mistake

Speaking in favour of keeping local school boards, in this opinion from the ASBA

  • Feb 14, 2018
Mary Martin, president, Alberta School Boards Association
Toys R Us wasn’t killed by the internet

Toys R Us wasn’t killed by the internet

Giant toy store is author of own misfortune, online shopping not to blame

Toys R Us wasn’t killed by the internet
Silence is not always golden

Silence is not always golden

Open up discussions about mental health

  • Feb 9, 2018
Silence is not always golden
Are we there yet – another trade deal signed

Are we there yet – another trade deal signed

……… another round of bombast and trade-offs

  • Feb 9, 2018
Are we there yet – another trade deal signed
Fake news and dodgy claims from the Alberta government

Fake news and dodgy claims from the Alberta government

Guest columnist says NDP overlook their own shortcomings while exaggerating critics’

  • Feb 9, 2018
Fake news and dodgy claims from the Alberta government
Embracing basic technology will not be the end of the world in Wetaskiwin

Embracing basic technology will not be the end of the world in Wetaskiwin

Everyone in Wetaskiwin can benefit from a little bit of learning

Embracing basic technology will not be the end of the world in Wetaskiwin
Social justice warriors don’t like Nordic runes

Social justice warriors don’t like Nordic runes

Nordic runes existed thousands of years before Nazism

Social justice warriors don’t like Nordic runes
Calkins: Getting NAFTA negotiated correctly

Calkins: Getting NAFTA negotiated correctly

MP Blaine Calkins wants to see the Trudeau government sort out its NAFTA negotiations

Calkins: Getting NAFTA negotiated correctly
Canadian farmers’ grain shipping improves at incremental pace

Canadian farmers’ grain shipping improves at incremental pace

But another Alberta farming shipping crisis may be looming

  • Feb 2, 2018
Canadian farmers’ grain shipping improves at incremental pace
Grandma shares wisdom, deep subjects on road trip

Grandma shares wisdom, deep subjects on road trip

Knitting can’t really be that difficult…can it?

  • Feb 2, 2018
Grandma shares wisdom, deep subjects on road trip
Facilitating opportunity rather than stifling it: Stettler MLA

Facilitating opportunity rather than stifling it: Stettler MLA

Stettler MLA says government should encourage, not discourage, opportunity

  • Feb 2, 2018
Facilitating opportunity rather than stifling it: Stettler MLA
Ethical decision-making not as easy as it sounds

Ethical decision-making not as easy as it sounds

Reporting on bad news in a small community is serious business

Ethical decision-making not as easy as it sounds
If the NDP thinks it is making positive change, it is mistaken

If the NDP thinks it is making positive change, it is mistaken

Alberta’s Carbon Tax should be stopped, re-evaluated

If the NDP thinks it is making positive change, it is mistaken
Bill 202 looks like a good idea…

Bill 202 looks like a good idea…

But intent seems to exclude commercial agriculture

  • Jan 26, 2018
Bill 202 looks like a good idea…
Bill 1: NDP’s carbon tax comes with a massive 50 per cent tax increase

Bill 1: NDP’s carbon tax comes with a massive 50 per cent tax increase

Red tape, approval delays causing issues for energy sector in Alberta

  • Jan 25, 2018
Bill 1: NDP’s carbon tax comes with a massive 50 per cent tax increase
Times change and so has journalism

Times change and so has journalism

From 35mm film and darkrooms to computers and websites

  • Jan 25, 2018
Times change and so has journalism
So I’m a Gen X’er after all

So I’m a Gen X’er after all

Don’t let someone define you in black and white terms

So I’m a Gen X’er after all