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OPINION: Finding my why

OPINION: Finding my why

June marks a decade since I left the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) field.
OPINION: It’s the most wonderful time of the year

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

While I love the magic of the holidays and the invigorating energy that comes with the first grasp of spring, there is one season that I love most of all: Autumn.
Dansereau: Considerate Mother’s Day gifting

Dansereau: Considerate Mother’s Day gifting

As spring rolls around again so does Mother’s Day. Although we should be showing appreciation and love for mothers and the tireless work that they do every day—including the emotional labour of the household the majority of the time, Mother’s Day is a great time to go the extra mile and show your love and gratitude.
Trust in the competence of politicians, health experts eroding

Trust in the competence of politicians, health experts eroding

Without that trust, public officials lose their social licence to govern
Premier Kenney should admit to mistakes of fourth wave

Premier Kenney should admit to mistakes of fourth wave

When Alberta Premier Jason Kenney spoke to the Ponoka and District Chamber of Commerce in July, he scoffed at questions regarding the Delta variant and the impending fourth wave and vilified news media for “fearmongering.”
COLUMN: Are you awake yet?

COLUMN: Are you awake yet?

In the past 10 months of the pandemic, when fear and misinformation has been rampant, it was often more appropriate and helpful, I hoped, to write messages of encouragement rather than scathing political denouncements or doom-filled rhetoric.
Dansereau: Don’t let our health care systems become overwhelmed

Dansereau: Don’t let our health care systems become overwhelmed

Opinion
Dansereau: Have some compassion

Dansereau: Have some compassion

With COVID-19 I feel that there have been many things that showed the best in our humanity, from helping out our neighbors more to drive-by birthday parades and creative socially-distanced events. However, I also feel that this pandemic has brought out the worst in a lot of people.
A letter to Jason Kenney

A letter to Jason Kenney

Opinion: Dansereau

Notorious RBG

Recently the world lost a shining star, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg, or commonly known by mainstream media and pop-culture, Notorious RBG.
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