Columnists

Written word will never be obsolete

Painting word pictures fun and rewarding career choice

OPINION: Battle against intolerance will be fought in history classrooms

A complete accounting of the past – not platitudes – is our best weapon against racist mistruths

An afternoon at spa delights the senses

August birthdays time for celebration

A snapshot of history brings admiration and respect

Excitement builds at the tractor pull

  • Aug 10th, 2017

Holidays bring unexpected moments

Holiday journey full of bumps and detours

Family roots bind us together

Summer and reunions go together

Surprised by joy

Children best teachers

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Peas on the other side of the fence taste sweeter

Columnist recalls childhood adventure involving stolen peas

Pros and cons of dog sitting

Spoken and unspoken rules about dog sitting

Put me in coach, I’m ready to play

Columnist says love of game most important rule

A little bit country and a little bit not

Columnist spends day with teenagers

Notley’s carbon tax, an Albertan’s nightmare

The NDP can tell us a carbon tax is what this province needs until they are blue in the face.

The pros and cons of working out

t is 7 a.m. and I am treading on a treadmill, staring out the window at a night sky.

A sad tale of planning and organization gone awry

Where there’s smoke there isn’t always fire. Fire prevention week – Oct. 9 to 15 — is here again!

A glimpse behind the military curtain

It goes without saying no one in their right mind can expect a career in the military to be the most fun.

Hanging out with friends in summer creates perfect moments

Music that makes you want to dance and just be happy and warm nights wrapped in velvet and star studded skies that stretch onto forever.