Opinion

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Calkins: the NDP-Liberal budget neglects the needs of Albertans

The Trudeau Liberal government has once again neglected the needs of central…

  • Apr 15, 2022
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The Batman is what a Batman movie should be

As time allows, I love going to the movies. My latest foray…

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Emily Jaycox editorial

Ways to help an overburdened animal shelter

Spring is here and with it comes warmer weather and looking forward…

Emily Jaycox editorial
Blaine Calkins/MP for Red Deer-Lacombe

MP Report: The devastating effects of the cost of living crisis

Canadians are hurting more than ever. Being at events throughout my constituency…

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Marilyn Burke.

STAR trustee column: Full of gratitude for substitute teachers

“Therefore encourage one another and build up each other, as indeed you…

  • Mar 3, 2022
Marilyn Burke.
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Albertans in rural communities deserve equal access to lifesaving care and doctors

Recruitment and retention has been an ongoing struggle for many in rural Alberta

  • Mar 2, 2022
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Emily Jaycox editorial

How we spent our February school break

Kids don’t have to dread doing chores

Emily Jaycox editorial
Tim De Ruyck. Superintendent, WCPS.

Pink Shirt Day crucial for schools around Wolf Creek Public Schools

When you see a cluster of pink shirts on students, it makes…

  • Feb 25, 2022
Tim De Ruyck. Superintendent, WCPS.
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Letter: Fulfill your civic duty and wear a mask

Dear editor, I am dismayed and alarmed by the number of people…

  • Feb 11, 2022
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Letter: Ponoka resident appreciates neighbourly help from fire department

Dear editor, During the long, cold and dark months of our Alberta…

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World Wetlands Day: Nature needs us to do more

Canada’s largest land conservation organization says there has never been a more important time for nature conservation

  • Feb 4, 2022
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Letter: What is freedom?

‘Freedom has been appropriated by a minority of Canadians to mean my freedom and no one else’s.’

  • Feb 3, 2022
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The Matrix: Resurrections is a prime example of a sequel that shouldn’t have been made

Dr. Ian Malcolm, a fictional character in Michael Crichton’s Jurassic Park franchise,…

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Dansereau: Re-evaluating the age of medical consent

I was at the young age range of my grade growing up…

Shaela Dansereau/ Pipestone Flyer Editor
According to University of Toronto Global Journalism Fellow Anthony Fong, sexually aggressive online behaviours, affects 88 per cent of all Canadian university undergraduate women. THE CANADIAN PRESS

FONG: Legal reform needed to protect young women from growing online sexual violence

Liberals promised to rework online harms legislation within 100 days of Parliament’s Nov. 22 return

According to University of Toronto Global Journalism Fellow Anthony Fong, sexually aggressive online behaviours, affects 88 per cent of all Canadian university undergraduate women. THE CANADIAN PRESS
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Innocent until proven guilty, not so much

The changes recently announced by the province regarding the virtual elimination of…

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Emily Jaycox editorial

Be outraged by something that matters: our broken court system

The New Year is typically considered a time to reflect on the…

Emily Jaycox editorial
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Opinion: Dear card member…

A well known axiom states that a fool and his money is…

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This week's editorial.

Trust in the competence of politicians, health experts eroding

Without that trust, public officials lose their social licence to govern

  • Jan 12, 2022
This week's editorial.