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Emily Jaycox editorial

OPINION: What does a newspaper editor do anyways?

Although it’s been several months since we’ve been able to gather and…

Camrose MLA Jackie Lovely speaks to the Legislative Assembly June 15, 2021. (File photo)

MLA Jackie Lovely: Supreme Court’s decision ‘outrageous’

Mandatory registration for repeat sex offenders will no longer be required

  • Nov 1, 2022
Marilyn Burke. (Photo submitted)

Expressing gratitude during the month of October

“O give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; for his…

  • Oct 25, 2022
Marilyn Burke. (Photo submitted)
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Opinion: The only constant in life is change

Knowing that fall is never my best time of year, when my…

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OPINION: Finding the humour in morning mishaps

Dirty clothes, sticky fingers and breakfast battles

(Metro Creative Connection)
Luci Henry.

Wolf Creek advocating for additional education funding

Wolf Creek Public Schools is excited to see more students entering our…

  • Oct 11, 2022
Luci Henry.
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The feds aren’t any better than the province in the treatment of the most vulnerable

Matthew Rycroft said ‘How a society treats its most vulnerable is always the measure of its humanity’

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Editor of the Pipestone Flyer/ Shaela Dansereau

OPINION: It’s the most wonderful time of the year

While I love the magic of the holidays and the invigorating energy…

Editor of the Pipestone Flyer/ Shaela Dansereau
Alberta Justice Minister Tyler Shandro. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Todd Korol)
Alberta Justice Minister Tyler Shandro. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Todd Korol)
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Costs of camping worth considering before you hit the road

The fun and appeal of camping is supposed to be getting out…

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Luci Henry.

2022/23 school year marks a busy time ahead for Wolf Creek Public Schools

A new school year is beginning, and Wolf Creek Public Schools’ Board…

  • Sep 8, 2022
Luci Henry.
Mayor Kevin Ferguson. (Photo submitted)

Ponoka Mayor reflects back on a busy summer in Ponoka

As the days begin to noticeably shorten and as the kids head…

Mayor Kevin Ferguson. (Photo submitted)
Judy Lange
Judy Lange
Emily Jaycox editorial

Proper preparation can prevent tragedies

As you set out to enjoy the last couple weeks of summer,…

Emily Jaycox editorial
Emily Jaycox editorial

What it was like covering the Papal visit to Maskwacis as a member of the press

While helicopters whirred overhead patrolling in the overcast sky, a bell tolled…

Emily Jaycox editorial
A local senior is concerned about elder abuse from landlords. (File photo)
A local senior is concerned about elder abuse from landlords. (File photo)
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Lessons learned about the job I love

How did it get to be summer already? It doesn’t seem like…

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OPINION: Applause to the true north and the togetherness in its diversity

With the opportunity to pick any place in the world, I chose…

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Marilyn Burke. (Photo submitted)
Marilyn Burke. (Photo submitted)
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