Opinion

BSE testing numbers need to increase in Alberta

On Dec. 2, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) released their final report into the 19th case of Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy

  • Jan 29, 2016

Birthday party recollections

The siblings sit quietly, saying nothing much at all.

Bill 6 needs to die instantly

Farm workplace insurance (WCB) that Alberta government wants in place for Alberta farm workers is the worst insurance anyone could have.

  • Jan 29, 2016
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Fans support Rebels

Freedom and liberty are not cheap commodities

Word on the street is that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is still getting flack for pulling out the CF-18 fighter jets out of Syria.

  • Jan 29, 2016

Gas at pumps high in Rimbey

The gas stations in Rimbey should be ashamed of themselves.

  • Jan 19, 2016

Thoughts on physician assisted suicide

It was in November of last year that I attended a lecture, When Doctors Help Us Die: The Canadian Debate, at Burman University.

  • Jan 19, 2016

January offers new beginnings

The swinging door from our favourite fast food place brings in a rush of cold air as my girlfriends and I sit companionably sipping coffee.

  • Jan 19, 2016

Reader critizes introduction of carbon tax

The carbon tax idea was dreamed up by Trudeau senior in 1980. It brought Alberta to its knees.

  • Jan 12, 2016

Concern voiced about people who park on crosswalks

I am voicing a complaint against people who park on the crosswalk and don’t seem to care. It makes me angry.

  • Jan 12, 2016

Economy offers woes concerns and possibilities

There are some things in life that do not fluctuate. Unfortunately, the price of oil is not one of them.

Reader responds to letter

Am I the only one shaking my head at reading the letter to the editor by Ray Barrette from Winfield in the Dec. 22, 2015

  • Jan 12, 2016

Rock ‘n roll musician remembered

An old co-worker and friend has spent tens of thousands of dollars on stereo technology to listen to old vinyl albums.

  • Jan 12, 2016

Aboriginal people should not be stereotyped

Throughout my career I witnessed up close the disconnect between aboriginal people and the non-native society.

  • Jan 12, 2016

Real Change is not so real

With 2015 behind us, I want to wish all constituents in Red Deer - Lacombe a Happy New Year!

Looking ahead to 2016

After weeks of anticipation, Christmas has come and Christmas has gone!

Solution to keep thieves of the streets offered

We keep reading about thieves that judges keep putting back on our streets. What’s with the judges?

  • Dec 22, 2015

Reader wants explanation of quote

I am writing in regards to a letter by Paul McLauchlin on page 6 in the Rimbey Review of Nov. 3.

  • Dec 22, 2015

A small farmer provides personal perspective on Bill 6

I know what you’re thinking…”Haven’t we heard enough from these people already?”

  • Dec 22, 2015

Businesses need to keep sidewalks clear

As winter is now fully upon us, a reminder needs to be given to home owners and businesses to keep their sidewalks cleared.

  • Dec 22, 2015

MLA Nixon speaks out for Alberta farmers

If there’s one thing we’ve learned about the NDP in recent months, it’s this government loves regulation.

  • Dec 1, 2015