Columnists

Energy industry sees Alberta as ‘risky’

Capital funds spent elsewhere as Alberta government founders

  • Oct 30, 2018

Fire in Brazilian museum causes untold damage

Possible that 90 per cent of artifacts lost in National museum blaze

  • Oct 24, 2018

Local businesses should beware the ‘overpay’ scam

Fraudsters pretend to book your business, then rip you off on your credit card

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The Hiding Place
Wetaskiwin small business owners share wisdom Oct. 23
Maskwacis Job Fair Oct. 24
A Walk to Remember

Remarkable Viking history shouldn’t be connected to anti-immigrant group

Soldiers of Odin should stop using Viking mythology in modern politics

Bad, ugly weather can still have a silver lining

It seemed fall merely blinked and winter was here. The icy roads…

Give firefighters their due…they’ve earned it

Thank a firefighter during Fire Prevention Week

The value of community newspapers

Social media doesn’t show up to cover events

COLUMN: Newspapers matter, now more than ever

National Newspaper Week is Oct. 1-7

  • Oct 1, 2018

Our readers trust our news

Social media based in foreign countries don’t support Canadian communities

  • Oct 1, 2018

Let’s talk temper tantrums

How frustrating it must be to be a two year old

  • Sep 27, 2018

United States vs. North Korea: who wins?

Pundits exaggerate North Korea’s military, underestimate weaknesses

President Trump appears to be in a lot of trouble

Investigators appear to use mafia-breaking techniques

Our stay in neonatal intensive care unit

September is NICU Awareness Month

Former NFL quarterback was bad, not blacklisted

Colin Kapernick had two good seasons, overrated, that’s why he’s done

COLUMN: Time for a reality check on Canada’s exports

Industrial transitions do not happen overnight, Jock Finlayson writes

  • Sep 5, 2018

Less is more so they say

How to tell if you are a ‘minimalist’

Not sure why Costco is such a big deal

They expect me to pay to shop at their gargantuan warehouse

Fortunetellers know nothing about you

Cold reading is the method fortunetellers use to get your money

Pow wows are a spectacular Indiginous celebration

Earliest photographs of Wetaskiwin-area pow wows date to 1897

  • Aug 23, 2018

Agriculture better be a topic of next spring’s election

Too much attention wasted on things like Trump