Opinion

Bob Cox, the chair of the board at News Media Canada, writes about the need for in-depth, credible, independent reporting done by trusted news sources. (File)

COLUMN: Newspapers matter, now more than ever

National Newspaper Week is Oct. 1-7

  • Oct 1, 2018
Bob Cox, the chair of the board at News Media Canada, writes about the need for in-depth, credible, independent reporting done by trusted news sources. (File)
The characters between the lines

The characters between the lines

Remembering newspaper greats!

The characters between the lines
Jock Finlayson, executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of British Columbia. (Submitted)

COLUMN: Time for a reality check on Canada’s exports

Industrial transitions do not happen overnight, Jock Finlayson writes

  • Sep 5, 2018
Jock Finlayson, executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of British Columbia. (Submitted)

Less is more

Too easy to accumulate stuff

Opinion: Support community newspapers or they will dissapear

Opinion: Support community newspapers or they will dissapear

The importance of community newspapers cannot be underestimated, in this week’s column

  • Aug 21, 2018
Opinion: Support community newspapers or they will dissapear
Column: Don’t be too proud to be safe

Column: Don’t be too proud to be safe

Speaking of safety and pride on the farm, from a Rimbey Review columnist

  • Aug 21, 2018
Column: Don’t be too proud to be safe
Freedom to voice opinion important

Freedom to voice opinion important

Columnist voices opinion

  • Aug 13, 2018
Freedom to voice opinion important
The ripple effect can last a long time

The ripple effect can last a long time

Remembering summers gone by

  • Aug 13, 2018
The ripple effect can last a long time
COLUMN: Has social media passed its peak?

COLUMN: Has social media passed its peak?

Saul Klein at the University of Victoria writes about erosion of trust at Facebook and Twitter

  • Aug 2, 2018
COLUMN: Has social media passed its peak?
Misadventures of a farm wife

Misadventures of a farm wife

Beating the storm, almost

  • Jul 20, 2018
Misadventures of a farm wife
Federal Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer. (Submitted)

LETTER: Andrew Scheer may be most underrated political leader in Western world

Former MP John Weston writes about an evening he hosted with the federal Conservative leader

  • Jul 16, 2018
Federal Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer. (Submitted)
Busting the minimum wage myth

Busting the minimum wage myth

Minimum wage myth busted

  • Jul 2, 2018
Busting the minimum wage myth
A return to ‘true blue’

A return to ‘true blue’

Political landscape changing

  • Jun 13, 2018
A return to ‘true blue’
Agriculture helps measure true wealth

Agriculture helps measure true wealth

Observations of a farm wife

  • May 22, 2018
Agriculture helps measure true wealth
Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day involved simple gift of time

Happy Mother’s Day
A crew of guys who like to skip out of work on Friday mornings to play hockey honoured the Humboldt Broncos by wearing green and yellow jerseys at their recent scrimmage. The group also held a brief centre-ice ceremony where Pastor Kevin Ewaskow of First Baptist Church spoke about the importance of loving and supporting not just the people in mourning over the Humboldt tragedy, but people we cross paths with every day.
A crew of guys who like to skip out of work on Friday mornings to play hockey honoured the Humboldt Broncos by wearing green and yellow jerseys at their recent scrimmage. The group also held a brief centre-ice ceremony where Pastor Kevin Ewaskow of First Baptist Church spoke about the importance of loving and supporting not just the people in mourning over the Humboldt tragedy, but people we cross paths with every day.
Who pays for journalism? One way or another — you

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 13, 2018
Who pays for journalism? One way or another — you
Bring back paper shopping bags

Bring back paper shopping bags

Corporations like plastic shopping bags because they’re cheap

Bring back paper shopping bags
Future of manor questioned

Future of manor questioned

Reader wants manor to be used for seniors

  • Mar 22, 2018
Future of manor questioned
Watching hockey with a four-legged friend

Watching hockey with a four-legged friend

Hockey game interrupts pet’s nap

Watching hockey with a four-legged friend