Opinion

Celebrating the many achievements of students and staff

Celebrating the many achievements of students and staff

“May he grant you your heart’s desire, and fulfill all your plans.”…

Celebrating the many achievements of students and staff
Reader: Province’s thinly veiled plan to privatize schools will divide us

Reader: Province’s thinly veiled plan to privatize schools will divide us

This past week at an international, provincial, and even on a local…

Reader: Province’s thinly veiled plan to privatize schools will divide us
MLA Ron Orr’s update on guns, vaping, justice system, playgrounds

MLA Ron Orr’s update on guns, vaping, justice system, playgrounds

The Legislature is back in session and we are working hard on…

MLA Ron Orr’s update on guns, vaping, justice system, playgrounds
Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr

COLUMN: Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr

‘The Legislature is back in session and we are working hard on your behalf’

Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr
Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor

VAUGHAN: Ending systemic racism is on everyone

Privilege in society cannot come at the expense of of our neighbours

Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor
A view of Hudson Bay Mountain Resort and surroundings near Smithers, B.C., on Monday, Sept. 3, 2018. The trail makes for a bracing hike to Crater Lake (unseen). THE CANADIAN PRESS/Colin Perkel

COLUMN: Canada needs to remember rural communities as thoughts turn to pandemic recovery

Small towns often rely on tourism, which has been decimated by COVID-19

  • May 28, 2020
A view of Hudson Bay Mountain Resort and surroundings near Smithers, B.C., on Monday, Sept. 3, 2018. The trail makes for a bracing hike to Crater Lake (unseen). THE CANADIAN PRESS/Colin Perkel
Pondering the meaning of productivity

Pondering the meaning of productivity

What do you think of when you hear the word “productive?” A…

Pondering the meaning of productivity
Letter: thumb up to Chin Up

Letter: thumb up to Chin Up

Thank you so much for the Chin Up Game On challenges over…

Letter: thumb up to Chin Up
Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor

VAUGHAN: Professional sports needs to pay the little guy if they insist on returning

Economic benefits of pandemic sports needs to benefit all income levels

Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor
ROTH: Falling into old patterns

ROTH: Falling into old patterns

Megan Roth writes a regular column about life and pop culture

ROTH: Falling into old patterns
Just An Observation: Crisis isn’t just about being away from work

Just An Observation: Crisis isn’t just about being away from work

There are many challenges now, but some benefits as well

Just An Observation: Crisis isn’t just about being away from work
Pipestone Flyer Reporter Shaela Dansereau

Our First Responders shouldn’t have to apologize for doing their job

There are plenty of heartwarming stories circulating right now about how sometimes…

Pipestone Flyer Reporter Shaela Dansereau
WHIBBS: Don’t judge my screen time

WHIBBS: Don’t judge my screen time

“The time flies by as I stare into my phone screen, but sometimes that’s exactly what I need”

WHIBBS: Don’t judge my screen time
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LETTER: Alberta physician compensation

‘Doctors have agreed that, with the tough economic times, changes need to be made’

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There is light at the end of the tunnel

There is light at the end of the tunnel

There seems to be some light at the end of this COVID-19…

There is light at the end of the tunnel
Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor

VAUGHAN: Hairstylists and barbers shouldn’t be in phase one of Alberta relaunch plan

Impossibility of social distancing means more government protocols, access to PPE needed

Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor
ROTH: Waving the white flag: Keeping a clean home

ROTH: Waving the white flag: Keeping a clean home

I would have made a terrible housewife in the 1950s

ROTH: Waving the white flag: Keeping a clean home
Letter: Reader says new park space planned won’t be used

Letter: Reader says new park space planned won’t be used

Dear editor, I have to express my deepest concerns regarding the new…

Letter: Reader says new park space planned won’t be used
Shaela Dansereau

OPINION: Only fools rush in

Yes the government is re-launching. Yes, some businesses are opening up. Yes,…

Shaela Dansereau
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WHIBBS: Revisiting an old love to pass the time

Using a previously read series and encouragement to re-spark a love of reading

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