Editorials

Editor of the Pipestone Flyer, Shaela Dansereau

DANSEREAU: A statue is not history

Opinion: A statue is not history

WEBER: Grief, the most painful journey we face

WEBER: Grief, the most painful journey we face

The start of navigating life in the wake of overwhelming loss

  • Feb 4, 2020
WEBER: Grief, the most painful journey we face
EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth
A few thoughts on the importance of Father’s Day

A few thoughts on the importance of Father’s Day

It’s that time of year to pay homage to dad, with Father’s Day this Sunday, June 17th.

  • Jun 14, 2018
A few thoughts on the importance of Father’s Day
Lacombe Express file image

Trans Mountain nationalization a necessary step

Premier Rachel Notley was in Central Alberta to discuss Trans Mountain

Lacombe Express file image
Trust your instincts when it comes to buying jewellery

Trust your instincts when it comes to buying jewellery

A Central Alberta business was contacted by many residents claiming they had been sold real gold

Trust your instincts when it comes to buying jewellery
Spring has finally sprung

Spring has finally sprung

It’s finally time to break out the dresses and t-shirts as Spring is finally here.

Spring has finally sprung
Volunteering brings a wealth of rewards

Volunteering brings a wealth of rewards

The rewards for sharing your time in a worthy endeavour bring much in the way of personal reward.

Volunteering brings a wealth of rewards
Myles Shumlanski looks around a makeshift memorial at the intersection of a fatal bus crash near Tisdale, Sask., Tuesday, April, 10, 2018. Shumlanski’s son Nick was one of the survivors of a fatal bus crash.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

It could have happened anywhere. It happened in Saskatchewan

Tributes to the departed came in from all over the world

Myles Shumlanski looks around a makeshift memorial at the intersection of a fatal bus crash near Tisdale, Sask., Tuesday, April, 10, 2018. Shumlanski’s son Nick was one of the survivors of a fatal bus crash.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
Don’t gaslight victims of sexual assault

Don’t gaslight victims of sexual assault

Take Back the Night sent a powerful message that Central Albertans

Don’t gaslight victims of sexual assault
Have some compassion for displaced peoples

Have some compassion for displaced peoples

Amnesty International Canada Secretary-General Alex Neve was in Lacombe on Sunday

Have some compassion for displaced peoples

Honouring the men and women who served our country

Lacombe to hold ceremony tomorrow

  • Nov 10, 2017
Changes internationally affect Canadian politics

Changes internationally affect Canadian politics

EDITORIAL: Exploring the changes in political climates nationally and abroad

  • Jan 13, 2017
Changes internationally affect Canadian politics
GETAWAY GRINCH – The Grinch and Max got stuck in the Tim Hortons Santa Claus Parade while trying to escape with stolen Christmas lights

Cold can’t keep Lacombians down

The Lacombe Express has written a few editorials detailing how the City is an incredibly generous community with great community spirit.

  • Dec 4, 2014
GETAWAY GRINCH – The Grinch and Max got stuck in the Tim Hortons Santa Claus Parade while trying to escape with stolen Christmas lights

Smith losing members as well as control

Members of Alberta’s Official Opposition have seen the smoke and are running before they are overtaken by the fire.

  • Nov 27, 2014

Acting against suicide

Across the globe, more than 800,000 people deliberately end their own lives each year.

  • Sep 18, 2014

A death in the new electronic age

Do you want to die at an early age? I doubt many people would be willing to say ‘yes’.

  • Sep 11, 2014

Time to stop hiding behind ‘safety’ of social media

If there is one thing that makes me crazy, it’s the delight some people take in slamming others on social

  • Aug 28, 2014