Columnists

Overpopulation: serious issue or not?

Grade-school lecture and Soylent Green made an impression

Happy is more fun than perfect

Not always possible to please everyone all the time

  • May 25, 2018

Trudeau’s $60 million Quebec job

Funding promise, then by-election call, smells badly

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Wetaskiwin Yellow Vest protest against carbon tax, pipeline bungling
Health Minister Sarah Hoffman speaks at Hinkley nomination in Wetaskiwin
Bruce Hinkley receives NDP nomination for Maskwacis-Wetaskiwin Jan. 8
Santa Claus visits Falun Co-op Dec. 22

Moms deserve a day of their own

How to celebrate Mothers Day

  • May 17, 2018

Event planning is like fishing

How do you plan an event that attracts everyone you want?

Feeding a child not as simple as ‘open wide’

Finding the easiest way to feed an infant is trial and error

  • May 10, 2018

Is there a ‘fentanyl epidemic’ occurring?

Exaggeration appears to be the watchword in opioid ‘crisis’

What ties a community together?

Triumph and tragedy in just a couple of days…

  • May 4, 2018

A family outing, fun for everyone

It doesn’t hurt to have Mr. Safety along

  • May 3, 2018

Pro football draft still dartboard game

Minor league draft in pro sports seems based on wishful thinking

Seal The Deal

Alberta’s business spirit can’t even be held down by the federal government

  • Apr 27, 2018

Husband’s treasure may be wife’s trash

Toddler can act like a Tasmanian Devil, cartoon-style

  • Apr 26, 2018

Urban legends surrounding cell phones

No evidence cell phones cause gas pumps to explode

Federal government likes to buy foreign oil: MLA

Concrete plant in Quebec creates more emissions than oilsands, but exempt from regulations

How a colic baby makes you a ‘Mombie’

The bowels of colicky hell feel like an eternity: local mom

Parents, please show interest in parenting

Saturday night in the bad neighbourhood not the time for five year olds to wander

Who pays for journalism? One way or another — you

Tim Shoults of Aberdeen Publishing writes about Ed Greenspon’s report on the Canadian media industry

  • Apr 13, 2018

Chick-wrangling on the hobby farm

New mom says handling five-month-old and lievstock a real chore

  • Apr 12, 2018

Crime prevention isn’t that difficult

Plenty of simple ideas to keep your property safe

Parenthood isn’t planned out, it’s a wild ride

Christina Komives pens a column about parenting

  • Apr 5, 2018