Liabilities of a rapacious industry

Although climate change is a reality, our reliance on it to shrug off certain environmental changes is often overdone.

  • Oct 19th, 2017

When should Alberta sit if daylight savings time is removed in the province?

Seeking consensus from Albertans on which time zone the province should fall in

  • Jul 10th, 2017

Lacombe resident says more ice space is critical

I wrote a Letter to the Editor about the critical shortage of ice time at the Lacombe arena ice facilities for local minor user groups.

  • Mar 5th, 2015

Writer concerned over the use of public school funding

As a taxpayer who supports Wolf Creek Public Schools and a parent of four school-aged children, I feel it is important

  • Oct 9th, 2014

Reader urges City council to reconsider arena options

I have done my best to speak to council and they still don’t seem to hear so I am making a plea to the citizens

  • Sep 18th, 2014

Reader encourages ‘realignment of affections towards our creator’

A colourful expression on a fairly dark subject goes like this, “They’ll soon be reading over me and patting my face with a shovel.”

  • Jul 3rd, 2014
FCA Rodeo held on weekend
    Lacombe elects new mayor
      Lacombe Votes
        Lacombe Culture and Harvest Festival

          Lacombe needs more ice, says reader

          Adding a Junior A team pushes the existing user groups even farther beyond any comfortable amount of ice use time.

          • May 29th, 2014

          A reader’s take on the Temporary Foreign Workers program

          By almost all accounts the Temporary Foreign Workers (TFW) program may end up being a regrettable stain

          • May 15th, 2014

          Writer disagrees with columnist’s opinion on euthanasia

          Now it is the Lacombe Express that has missed editing a piece of ‘hate propaganda’ in their latest issue.

          • Apr 17th, 2014

          Writer recalls childhood heroic calling

          The Lone Ranger and my dad were my two heroes when I was in Grade 1 in Edmonton.

          • Apr 17th, 2014

          Reader sounds off on Fair Elections Act

          Several news items about the Quebec election in regards to number of people being denied their right to vote

          • Apr 17th, 2014

          Reader says be careful where you buy your goods

          Ever consider that the economic systems in various overseas countries are not compatible to North American standards?

          • Dec 19th, 2013

          Readers encourage input on roll-out bins issue

          After the public consultation process undertaken by the City of Lacombe this summer, the following are the new recommendations

          • Oct 10th, 2013

          Readers encourage residents to complete garbage survey

          Did you know that proposed changes to garbage collection in the City of Lacombe affects every residence?

          • Aug 15th, 2013

          Reader responds to previous letter on Harper

          Garfield Marks’s letter asks “When was the pivotal point reached and people felt Harper should retire?”

          • Aug 1st, 2013

          Reader asks ‘When did Prime Minister wear out his welcome?’

          Recent events and comments have raised the question: “When did Prime Minister Harper wear out his welcome?”

          • Jul 4th, 2013

          Be careful to accommodate local youth, reader urges

          Last week there were several incidents that were reported which were disturbing and revealing.

          • Jul 4th, 2013

          Local reader takes issue with a recent education column

          I would like to take this opportunity to share some thoughts about a guest editorial written by Kelly Ernst

          • May 23rd, 2013

          Reader pleased with Lacombe Express

          I wanted to send a huge welcome to the Lacombe Express, on the publication of their second newspaper issue.

          • May 9th, 2013