Opinion

COLUMN: Cut it out with the ‘Not all men’ argument

Gillette commercial can be a watershed moment for self-improvement

History shows giant walls don’t really work

Trump’s wall has a lot in common with other historic barricades

Writer says government’s Bighorn campaign full of dishonesty

Bighorn plan is to destroy land, not protect it

Dishonest provincial minister should be fired

Confusion, contradictions surrounding Bighorn drama

A Big Horn response

Good public policy needs support of the people

  • Jan 17, 2019

OPINION: MLAs Ron Orr and Jason Nixon comment on Bighorn Country consultations

UCP MLA Jason Nixon penned a letter to Minister Shannon Phillips

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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 policy choices: A horrible year or a wonderful year

Smith quotes Harper on what makes good public policy

  • Jan 10, 2019

‘Mystery’ of Oak Island is how anyone swallows that story

Take a close look at Oak Island mythology, you see lots of holes

OPINION: What’s Your Generosity Story?

For some, there reason for giving is because they were recipients of generosity themselves

  • Jan 4, 2019

OPINION: Trudeau’s carbon tax has arrived

MP Blaine Calkins takes on Prime Minister Trudeau’s carbon tax

  • Jan 3, 2019

Canadian taxpayers on tap to pay for Prime Minister’s mistake: writer

Writer says U.N. immigration ploy harms Canada, was unnecessary

  • Jan 3, 2019

Why are we interested in European royalty?

These people have caused more harm than anyone else in human history

Early business pioneers in Wetaskiwin

Jewellery, optometry and more go way back in this community

  • Jan 2, 2019

United Nations appears to be irrelevant to modern world

Latest version of Kyoto Protocol won’t work either

There is a difference between joy and happiness

we connect Christmas with the word joy

  • Dec 24, 2018

Support your child’s emotional learning in Wetaskiwin

To enhance and sustain foundational health and well-being of young children, families and caregivers

  • Dec 21, 2018

Anyone can be Prime Minister of Canada: writer

Hoping NDP, Liberals extinct in New Year

  • Dec 21, 2018

COLUMN: Anti-immigration hysteria a sign of growing fascist extremism

Don’t be fooled by your local xenophobic, “anti-globalist” protest group

Christmas brings back sad memories: writer

The loss of a loved one is felt this time of year

  • Dec 20, 2018