Columnists

Bring back paper shopping bags

Corporations like plastic shopping bags because they’re cheap

MLA Mark Smith attends meetings with leader Kenney

Drayton-Devon constituency update hears about registries concerns

  • Mar 29, 2018

Nicks: What do anger and birth have in common?

Myra’s bi-weekly column on holistic health

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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

Public art projects don’t belong with taxpayers

Non-profit world should approach the public about art, not government

Pipeline prosperity, Asian markets and the Alberta Advantage

Energy industry in the world has changed in the last 10 years

  • Mar 23, 2018

Stoics, Schopenhauer and the crime epidemic

Hold the criminals responsible; they chose their path

Farewell Pipestone Flyer

Pipestone Flyer reporter rides off into the sunset this week

Southeast rancher hung out to dry by government

Farmer has 15 year old water agreement deemed ‘incomplete’

  • Mar 16, 2018

More technology could create better gym experiences

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

Motorcycle safety: who’s to blame?

Riders need to look in the mirror first before blaming others

MLA Smith’s Silver Alert Amendment Act passed in fall

Meetings reveal to MLA river water quality back to 1920’s level

  • Mar 9, 2018

Green peppers do not have a gender

Question what you are told, sometimes it’s untrue

Losing prime farmland: Albertans are concerned

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

  • Mar 2, 2018

Southeast rancher hung out to dry by government

Application deemed incomplete, his traditional access to public asset was cancelled

  • Mar 2, 2018

Judges give punishment, but so does community

Community standards play vital role in holding offenders responsible

Stay warm in this cold Alberta winter

Think up creative methods to stay warm

Choice in education belongs to Albertans: MLA

Freedom for parents to decide best form of education appears to be under attack

  • Feb 23, 2018

Questionable reffing is becoming the NHL norm

Perhaps mandatory eye tests would help boost officials’ capabilities