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Town hall coming for ‘Unite the Right’

  • updated May 23, 2017 at 12:50 PM

On May 17, 2017 a historic Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between the Progressive Conservative...

Wastewater opponents costing taxpayers thousands

  • updated May 16, 2017 at 1:14 PM

I read with some frustration your recent article entitled “Pigeon Lake group says wastewater plan flawed.”

Wastewater debate already over: Pigeon Lake resident

  • updated May 16, 2017 at 1:12 PM

My temptation was to respond in detail to the erroneous information from the “Lakewise” group as detailed...

Let’s get rid of ‘dictator’ oil in Canada

  • updated May 16, 2017 at 1:14 PM

There was a lot of buzz in the Legislature this past week regarding Motion 505, brought forth by Wildrose Shadow...

NDP lacks decorum in local communities

  • updated May 9, 2017 at 1:00 PM

Many Albertans associate the provincial Legislature with the arguing they see on TV during Question Period.

Where are all the flags?

  • updated May 9, 2017 at 12:58 PM

This is Canada’s 150th birthday and also an opportunity, again, to bring up the issue of the lack of flags...

True Albertans stepped up after Fort Mac wildfires

  • updated May 9, 2017 at 12:57 PM

This past week marked the one year anniversary of the raging Fort McMurray fire, a devastating tragedy...

Question information when looking at NDP record

  • updated May 9, 2017 at 12:52 PM

Every week in a local paper I read (NDP MLA) Bruce Hinkley’s account of what wonderful things the NDP government...

County resident unhappy with roads Easter weekend

  • updated May 2, 2017 at 12:43 PM

The attached pictures are of Range Road 32, north of Highway 13, on April 17. Like Wayne Maygard...

Millet writer says ‘two cows’ not so simple

  • updated May 2, 2017 at 12:37 PM

If that is the party which makes more sense to you….go for it, we often get what we deserve.

Daylight saving time (or not)

  • updated Apr 25, 2017 at 1:32 PM

Just when I thought the NDP government had come up with a good idea, they have sent it back to a standing committee.

Using tax money to help NDP friends

  • updated Apr 25, 2017 at 1:30 PM

I didn’t intend to write any more about the NDP giving out light bulbs, programmable thermostats...

Reader says county gravel road maintenance unacceptable

  • updated Apr 25, 2017 at 1:27 PM

On Apr. 15, we have had heavy snow, vehicles were dragging through snow banks following one track and no snowplow to be seen.

Vimy Ridge ceremony was emotional

  • updated Apr 25, 2017 at 1:28 PM

Legion appreciative for community support for Vimy ridge ceremony

How to choose your political party in Alberta

  • updated Apr 18, 2017 at 1:52 PM

I saw this on Facebook and thought I would share it with you and it might help you to decide which party...

Don’t feed the animals

  • updated Apr 18, 2017 at 1:50 PM

Rachel Notley and her NDP government have started something that she or anybody else will not be able to finish.

Wetaskiwin has best hospital, bar none: reader

  • updated Apr 18, 2017 at 1:49 PM

I wish to express my appreciation for the fine services we enjoy from the Wetaskiwin general hospital.

Two charcoal fires

  • updated Apr 11, 2017 at 12:46 PM

Are you ready for Easter? For some that means filling baskets with candy and chocolate bunnies. My favourite...

Our Easter faith

  • updated Apr 11, 2017 at 12:46 PM

In a time of great political turmoil, when there are huge divides in the political fabric of our society...

Pigeon Lake is good news, not bad: councilor

  • updated Apr 11, 2017 at 12:42 PM

The letter in the March 30, 2017 edition of Pipestone Flyer regarding the wastewater system at Ma-Me-O Beach

PC party now dead

  • updated Apr 11, 2017 at 12:37 PM

When the PC’s voted for Jason Kenny they voted to end what has been the PC Party of Alberta...

May have to sell legal marijuana to pay tax bill

  • updated Apr 4, 2017 at 2:13 PM

Justin Trudeau will legalize marijuana by July 1st, 2018 because he knows the only people that will vote..

Cravings for the good…or bad?

  • updated Apr 4, 2017 at 2:10 PM

What do you crave for? What drives your appetite? When your work day is done and your tired, maybe lonely, what drives you? The TV set?...

Look up and see the space station

  • updated Mar 28, 2017 at 2:30 PM

At 7:00 a.m. on March 19, the International Space Station was sighted in the Leduc skies! The sighting...

PCs want to piggyback to victory: writer

  • updated Mar 28, 2017 at 2:32 PM

This is the second article I have written on this subject. The first was done before we knew the outcome of the...