Letters

LETTER: On the future of salmon farming in B.C.

Ecologists have been sounding the alarm for decades

  • Oct 20, 2019

Letter to Editor: Yellow Vest protest

‘A member of your group is being incredibly disrespectful towards women.’

LETTER: Challenging the NDP’s Bill in support of gay, straight alliances

Reader suggests NDP government is infringing on Canadians’ rights to religion

  • Oct 12, 2018
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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

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 19, 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 10, 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 5, 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 9, 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 18, 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 3, 2014

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 29, 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 15, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 19, 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 10, 2013