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OPINION: It’s the most wonderful time of the year

While I love the magic of the holidays and the invigorating energy…

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The feds aren’t any better than the province in the treatment of the most vulnerable

Matthew Rycroft said ‘How a society treats its most vulnerable is always the measure of its humanity’

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The provincial surplus is a wasted opportunity to help the most vulnerable

The United Conservative Party is failing vulnerable Albertans. With an estimated surplus…

Black Press Media has joined 46 other journalism associations and media outlets to call for more action against hate and threats that target journalists and their safety. (CAJ creative)

Black Press Media joins 46 media outlets to call for plan to protect journalists against hate, threats

Led by the Canadian Association of Journalists, police and the federal government need to do more to protect reporters

  • Sep 1, 2022
Black Press Media has joined 46 other journalism associations and media outlets to call for more action against hate and threats that target journalists and their safety. (CAJ creative)
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It shouldn’t need to be said, but slow down in construction zones

It is often joked in Alberta that there are two seasons in…

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Mp Damien Kurek. (Facebook photo)
Mp Damien Kurek. (Facebook photo)

Proper preparation can prevent tragedies

As you set out to enjoy the last couple weeks of summer,…

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Global energy security should be a national imperative

In the name of energy security, Canada must become a major supplier of natural gas

  • Aug 23, 2022
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Michael Zwaagstra

Professionals should be allowed to speak freely

Regulatory bodies should stick to their core purpose and stay out of politics

Michael Zwaagstra
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Figuring out what kind of journalist I want to be

Examining the parallels between the media and EMS

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Robin Speer is the Prairie Director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation.

Government liquor tax hike bender needs to end

By Robin Speer Prairie Director of the Canadian Taxpayers Association If you thought…

  • Aug 8, 2022
Robin Speer is the Prairie Director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation.
A local senior is concerned about elder abuse from landlords. (File photo)
A local senior is concerned about elder abuse from landlords. (File photo)
Mp Damien Kurek. (Facebook photo)

Canada Deserves Better: Thoughts on the Conservative Leadership Race

By Damien Kurek The ongoing Conservative Party of Canada (CPC) Leadership race…

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Lessons learned about the job I love

How did it get to be summer already? It doesn’t seem like…

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Krystle Wittevrongel

Tear down these walls, premiers!

By Krystle Wittevrongel July 1 marks five years since the coming into…

  • Jul 6, 2022
Krystle Wittevrongel
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Top Gun:Maverick succeeds in improving on the original

After three-and-a-half decades, Tom Cruise returned to the danger zone in Top…

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Canadian actor Hayden Christensen, centre, and his mother, Alie, arrive for the charity premiere screening of Star Wars: Episode Two Attack of the Clones, in Toronto Sunday May 12, 2002. Christensen plays the role of Anakin Skywalker in the film. (CP PHOTO/Aaron Harris)

Cole’s Notes: Hayden Christensen deserves better from Canadians

Christensen hails from Vancouver, a fact too few Canadians celebrate

Canadian actor Hayden Christensen, centre, and his mother, Alie, arrive for the charity premiere screening of Star Wars: Episode Two Attack of the Clones, in Toronto Sunday May 12, 2002. Christensen plays the role of Anakin Skywalker in the film. (CP PHOTO/Aaron Harris)
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Minister Josephine Pon: Seniors Week 2022

Each year, the first full week of June is Seniors’ Week in…

  • Jun 6, 2022
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