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VAUGHAN: Critical thinking in the curriculum crucial to a functioning electorate

Students need to understand multiple perspectives in order to make informed choices

Has Christmas changed much since we were kids?

Even at the age of 77 I still get very excited about…

America may have impeachment, but Canada has poutine

There’s a few things Canada could learn from our neighbour to the…

MLA Ron Orr addresses concerns over Alberta Teachers’ Retirement Fund

Some teachers have been very concerned about changes to the Alberta Teachers’…

WCPS Board honouring budget commitments despite funding shortfall

By Pamela Hansen, board chair We knew that the Alberta Government’s budget…

Many of us will certainly miss the wit and wisdom of Don Cherry

By Mike Rainone for the News The hockey world was most certainly…

  • Nov 27, 2019
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Fans support Rebels

Sneezers, please remember basic manners

Your parents should have taught you to cover your mouth

Thank goodness that I can still laugh at and make fun of myself

By Mike Rainone for the News At the age of 77 I…

  • Nov 20, 2019

What “Remembrance” means to me

I have an account with an online genealogy website. I have the…

Former Liberals, mayors, premiers don’t speak for Alberta

Prime Minister Trudeau looking at B-list politicians as Alberta’s voice

The pros and cons of guilt

Spotting guilt can be a super power

  • Nov 5, 2019

Visiting with family on the other side of the world

By Mike Rainone for the News It may have taken my wife…

Anger, anxiety and angst on the rise in Alberta

Reaction from election results, provinical budget

Blaine Calkins MP Report Oct. 25

I want to thank the residents of Red Deer – Lacombe for…

MLA Ron Orr on the Alberta budget

The budget was released today - after a lot of consultation. The…

The value of providing choices

As you may know, or can read about in our special section…

STAR Catholic wishes communities a blessed and happy Thanksgiving

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

Safety is WCPS top concern

We know winter in Alberta sometimes means our schools will be dealing…

Heres hoping for a glorious fall and bountiful harvests

What a great time of the year it is to go out…

Update on the Alberta Legislature from MLA Ron Orr

On this last day of September my heart goes out to the…