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Intermittent fasting is what works for some, but it's not for everyone.

There is no ‘fast’ way to diet

As a 30-year-old mom to two young boys, I don’t have the…

Mother and son.

Time is a special thing

Something I have learned since having kids is that time is a…

new year's resolutions

A new year for new attainable goals

Another year has almost come and gone and it’s time to look…

Holiday shopping.

Hungry, hangry and tired: The 12 financial blunders of Christmas

With the silly season of Black Friday/Cyber Monday in the rear-view mirror…

  • Dec 20, 2022
Holiday shopping.
Yarrow Creek. (Photo submitted/by Brent Calver)

Conserving grassland ecosystems in Alberta has global impact

Alberta commentary on UN Biodiversity Conference (COP15)

  • Dec 7, 2022
Yarrow Creek. (Photo submitted/by Brent Calver)
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Camrose MLA Jackie Lovely speaks to the Legislative Assembly June 15, 2021. (File photo)

MLA Jackie Lovely: Supreme Court’s decision ‘outrageous’

Mandatory registration for repeat sex offenders will no longer be required

  • Nov 1, 2022
Camrose MLA Jackie Lovely speaks to the Legislative Assembly June 15, 2021. (File photo)
Scott McDermott headshot

The effect of small changes on big habits

Many of us have habits that we want to change. There are…

Scott McDermott headshot
Michael Zwaagstra

OPINION: Woke ideology doesn’t belong in schools

All students deserve a learning environment that is free of political indoctrination

  • Oct 4, 2022
Michael Zwaagstra
Judy Lange

Grandma’s Goodies

Cinnamon doughnut twists

  • Sep 5, 2022
Judy Lange
Luci Henry.
Luci Henry.
Canadian actor Hayden Christensen, centre, and his mother, Alie, arrive for the charity premiere screening of Star Wars: Episode Two Attack of the Clones, in Toronto Sunday May 12, 2002. Christensen plays the role of Anakin Skywalker in the film. (CP PHOTO/Aaron Harris)

Cole’s Notes: Hayden Christensen deserves better from Canadians

Christensen hails from Vancouver, a fact too few Canadians celebrate

Canadian actor Hayden Christensen, centre, and his mother, Alie, arrive for the charity premiere screening of Star Wars: Episode Two Attack of the Clones, in Toronto Sunday May 12, 2002. Christensen plays the role of Anakin Skywalker in the film. (CP PHOTO/Aaron Harris)
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What we can expect from an online regulator

The federal government is on the verge of further empowering the CRTC as our regulator of Internet content

  • Jun 3, 2022
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Ken Coates, Canada research chair in regional innovation at the University of Saskatchewan, delivers a speech at the 2018 Nunavut Mining Symposium. (File photo)

Indigenous education can and must be fixed

Canadians have talked extensively about Indigenous education, with much of the recent…

  • May 28, 2022
Ken Coates, Canada research chair in regional innovation at the University of Saskatchewan, delivers a speech at the 2018 Nunavut Mining Symposium. (File photo)
An injection site for Enhance Energy Inc.’s carbon capture and enhanced oil recovery site near Clive. (File photo)

Carbon capture an opportunity for Canada to lead the world

It’s a key piece of what could become a new large-scale industry for Canada that reduces the environmental footprint of multiple sectors

  • May 24, 2022
An injection site for Enhance Energy Inc.’s carbon capture and enhanced oil recovery site near Clive. (File photo)
Premier-Designate Jason Kenney addresses the media the day his after his election victory in Edmonton on Wednesday April 17, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson

BENNETT: Jason Kenney led Alberta through bulldog willpower and work ethic

Kenney resigned after just 51 per cent of party rank-and-file endorsed him in a leadership review

Premier-Designate Jason Kenney addresses the media the day his after his election victory in Edmonton on Wednesday April 17, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
Across Canada, newspapers face a patchwork of provincial regulations, administrative regimes, and fees. (Pixabay.com)

OP-ED: Newspapers are not packaging

‘The dissemination of news to the public is a necessary element of a vibrant and healthy democracy’

  • May 9, 2022
Across Canada, newspapers face a patchwork of provincial regulations, administrative regimes, and fees. (Pixabay.com)

The subtle things my mom has taught me

Mother’s Day is coming up and each year I struggle to find…

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Dansereau: Considerate Mother’s Day gifting

As spring rolls around again so does Mother’s Day. Although we should…

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Where are all the swine assistants?

I share my house with a few creatures. Cats, birds, humans and…

(Christi ALbers-Manicke/RIMBEY REVIEW)
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