Opinion

Ahead of the Heard: Land Related Issues Need Some Real Attention

Columnist Will Verboven says government will have to give up some control

  • Apr 5, 2018

Stettler Independent welcomes new editor

Lisa Joy rejoins the paper in a new role

  • Apr 3, 2018

Ahead of the Heard: Rural crime issue needs new approach

Columnist Will Verboden says utilizing technology could help

  • Mar 29, 2018
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Canada Day at the Stettler Museum
Fans support Rebels

Nicks: What do anger and birth have in common?

Myra’s bi-weekly column on holistic health

Religion: The same sun melts the snow and hardens the clay…

Pastor Ross Helgeton says to let the Son melt your heart

  • Mar 29, 2018

When do you think the snow will melt away?

Let us know what you think in our poll question

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 22, 2018

Stoics, Schopenhauer and the crime epidemic

Hold the criminals responsible; they chose their path

Rural crime issue getting some attention but progress may be slow

Government announced $10 million to hire Mounties, prosecutors and staff to deal with rural crime

  • Mar 22, 2018

What is a financial advisor worth?

Unfortunately every profession has a few bad apples.

Long on rhetoric but short on results

NDP’s declaration of victory on recent trade disputes is full of rhetoric and short on results.

  • Mar 20, 2018

More technology could create better gym experiences

It’s a lack of knowldge, not laziness, keeping some people on the couch

Conservative MP says Liberals are not fulfilling their promise to veterans

Kevin Sorenson says “We support our men and women in uniform”

Cattle check-off war may be over

The deal between the two main cattle producer groups is called the New Era Beef Industry Agreement.

  • Mar 16, 2018

RELIGION: What’s the harm in telling children mythological stories?

Pastor Ross says it is a matter of principle

  • Mar 16, 2018

Motorcycle safety: who’s to blame?

Riders need to look in the mirror first before blaming others

Having friends is important…

Pastor Ross says friends are like good health

  • Mar 13, 2018

Rural crime leaving residents feeling vulnerable and threatened

Underlying issues like drug addiction and mental health need focus

  • Mar 13, 2018

Are Water Rights Being Clawed Back?

…….. is this another attack on the ag industry?

  • Mar 13, 2018

Losing prime farmland: Albertans are concerned

Land in urban or industrial uses in Edmonton-Calgary corridor up by 52 per cent

  • Mar 2, 2018