COLUMN: Is celebrity gossip your ‘local news’? Ottawa seems to think so

News Media Canada board chair reflects on heritage minister’s response to newspaper closures

  • Nov 29th, 2017

You’re right, music is getting worse

Scientists have proven pop music getting worse every year

MLA Mark Smith prepares for fall legislature session

Seniors health, mental health, opioid crisis remain on the radar

  • Sep 29th, 2017

Wear a hazmat suit 24/7, it’s the only way to be a good mom

Double standard exists when it comes to women’s bodies…and men’s

Xtreme Bull Fighting
Griffiths-Scott School Christmas Concert
CP Holiday Train visits Wetaskiwin
Explorers uncover Canada's deepest cave in Fernie

OPINION: Battle against intolerance will be fought in history classrooms

A complete accounting of the past – not platitudes – is our best weapon against racist mistruths

HEADLINE: Kitchen table talk: Business no zero-sum game

DECK: Opinion column notes society isn’t one’s gain, another’s loss

  • Aug 18th, 2017

Sales tax, or carbon tax, not novel in dumb political moves even in Alberta

Old strategy in political circles, lying to people, strangely not uncommon in Alberta

Sad to see invasive species problems caused by carelessness

Common Toadflax, wild boars, goldfish, and more like to destroy our ecosystems

Kitchen table talk: The future is shaped

Opinion column notes a prosperous future doesn’t just happen, it takes work

  • Aug 9th, 2017

Now that we have unity, it’s time to get to work

Drayton-Devon MLA Mark Smith says unity vote was historic

  • Aug 3rd, 2017

Photo radar balances budgets, does nothing for safety

Editor says photo radar abused by municipalities, makes lawbreakers out of normal people

Online opinion should follow same rules as print

Wild West of internet opinion bloggers full of lunacy, hysterical libel and hate

OPINION Kitchen table talk: Alberta’s legacy

County of Wetaskiwin MLA says NDP government’s legacy is mired in red ink, hardship for Albertans

  • Jul 27th, 2017

Alberta electoral boundary changes need changes

Current proposal sees Drayton Valley-Devon severed, one rural constituency eliminated

  • Jul 11th, 2017

Time to take a serious look at hemp

County of Wetaskiwin MLA says hemp could be crop of the future

  • Jun 28th, 2017

Not surprising about health delays affecting just about everything

System inefficiency spreads to normal people too

  • Jun 22nd, 2017

Stories of farm business transitions and estate planning

County of Wetaskiwin co-sponsoring workshop on estate planning

  • Jun 21st, 2017