Columnists

Who pays for journalism? One way or another — you

Tim Shoults of Aberdeen Publishing writes about Ed Greenspon’s report on the Canadian media industry

  • Apr 13th, 2018

Bring back paper shopping bags

Corporations like plastic shopping bags because they’re cheap

Watching hockey with a four-legged friend

Hockey game interrupts pet’s nap

OPINION: Nova Scotia’s decision to dismantle English school boards is a mistake

Speaking in favour of keeping local school boards, in this opinion from the ASBA

  • Feb 14th, 2018

Calkins: Getting NAFTA negotiated correctly

MP Blaine Calkins wants to see the Trudeau government sort out its NAFTA negotiations

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Rimbey trade show
Ventriloquist entertains

Silence is not always golden

Open up discussions about mental health

Columnist defends Generation X

Being of the Generation X population is a good thing

  • Jan 31st, 2018

Hockey heroes and every day heroes needed

Heroes come in all shapes and sizes

  • Jan 15th, 2018

The day after Christmas

Some memories deserve to linger

  • Dec 26th, 2017

COLUMN: Is celebrity gossip your ‘local news’? Ottawa seems to think so

News Media Canada board chair reflects on heritage minister’s response to newspaper closures

  • Nov 29th, 2017

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