Opinion

What does ‘We are all treaty people’ mean, and who speaks for Indigenous students on campus?

Universities have mostly adopted a top-down approach to Indigenization

  • Aug 31, 2019

Some proliferating political ponderings

There have been so many important (or just entertaining) political issues that…

Getting together with buddies for coffee is always the best

By Mike Rainone for the News No matter what age or gender…

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Fans support Rebels

Alberta separation discussed again

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau isn’t helping matters any

Our amazing Jurassic Forest adventure going back in time

By Mike Rainone for the News Even at the age of 76…

Just An Observation: Contemplating the summer that never really was

From the wet and cold to the extreme heat, the past few months have been hard to figure

The many meanings of “legacy”

I had the privilege of attending the funeral of a family member…

Just An Observation: Wait, wait and wait — a system that is near crisis

Alberta health care is coming close to a breaking point

What bugs me the most about summer

By Mike Rainone for the News Like so many others those hazy-crazy-lazy…

OPINION: Why do we keep having debates about video-game violence?

The presence of video games in the online habits of perpetrators is one relevant piece of information

  • Aug 10, 2019

The thrifty days of summer

A few money-saving ideas for the family this season

This box of chocolates is no pot of gold

Even if you don’t use a computer much or have access to…

Nature still dominates our day to day electronic world

By Mike Rainone for the News Even in this fast-paced era of…

  • Jul 30, 2019

Just An Observation: Lots of good to remember, but watch out for scooters

Memories from a huge event a decade ago still resonate with this reporter

Summer camp can be the supreme outdoor adventure of our youth

As boys and girls growing up over the years in and around…

Just An Observation: Frustration with government an ongoing stress

For anyone that has to deal with government services, I still have no advice

Surviving camping 101 for the hopelessly inept

I’m not much of an outdoorsy person. My idea of “camping” is…

Just An Observation: What it means to be “Home”

There is a lot to be said for the place you feel to be your home

When in doubt, get checked out

There is a reason that people vilify and condemn others when tragedies…