Opinion

COLUMN: Has social media passed its peak?

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

  • Aug 2nd, 2018

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 16th, 2018

Mayor’s column: Notes from Halifax

Mayor Grant Creasey recently attended the Federation of Canadian Municipalities Conference

MLA Lacombe-Ponoka Ron Orr Column

Since the NDP took office, there are 240,860 less workers in Alberta covered by WCB

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 14th, 2018

A return to ‘true blue’

Political landscape changing

  • Jun 13th, 2018
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Gord Bamford Foundation Charity Gala brings the stars to Central Alberta
Bug Jamboree at Ellis Bird Farm
Lacombe Community Market selling local all summer
2018 Lacombe Composite grads walk the stage

Trans Mountain nationalization a necessary step

Premier Rachel Notley was in Central Alberta to discuss Trans Mountain

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

Spring has finally sprung

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

Volunteering brings a wealth of rewards

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

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 13th, 2018

It could have happened anywhere. It happened in Saskatchewan

Tributes to the departed came in from all over the world

Don’t gaslight victims of sexual assault

Take Back the Night sent a powerful message that Central Albertans

CHEF DEZ ON COOKING – Herbs: Fresh or Dried?

Dried herbs are suitable for certain recipes, however there are many recipes that benefit from fresh

Have some compassion for displaced peoples

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

STAR Catholic trustees hit the road for tour of school division

St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic School Division serves six communities across Central Alberta

  • Mar 15th, 2018

Lacombe Express welcomes new editor

Local publication introduces new editor to the community

COLUMN: Is celebrity gossip your ‘local news’? Ottawa seems to think so

News Media Canada board chair reflects on heritage minister’s response to newspaper closures

  • Nov 29th, 2017

Honouring the men and women who served our country

Lacombe to hold ceremony tomorrow

  • Nov 10th, 2017

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