Opinion

Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr

COLUMN: Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr

‘Alberta government believes racism has no place in our province’

Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr
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VAUGHAN: Multiculturalism is a Canadian aspirational goal we haven’t achieved yet

Black Lives Matter protests a crucial step forward towards an anti-racist country

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Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr

COLUMN: Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr

‘The Legislature is back in session and we are working hard on your behalf’

Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr
Donna Tugwood/STAR Catholic Columnist
Donna Tugwood/STAR Catholic Columnist
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VAUGHAN: Ending systemic racism is on everyone

Privilege in society cannot come at the expense of of our neighbours

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A view of Hudson Bay Mountain Resort and surroundings near Smithers, B.C., on Monday, Sept. 3, 2018. The trail makes for a bracing hike to Crater Lake (unseen). THE CANADIAN PRESS/Colin Perkel

COLUMN: Canada needs to remember rural communities as thoughts turn to pandemic recovery

Small towns often rely on tourism, which has been decimated by COVID-19

  • May 28, 2020
A view of Hudson Bay Mountain Resort and surroundings near Smithers, B.C., on Monday, Sept. 3, 2018. The trail makes for a bracing hike to Crater Lake (unseen). THE CANADIAN PRESS/Colin Perkel
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VAUGHAN: Professional sports needs to pay the little guy if a return is inevitable

Economic benefits of pandemic sports needs to benefit all income levels

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Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor

VAUGHAN: If you want normalcy, stop just hoping and continue to social distance

Life needs to go on, but caution is required in the new world

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Facing changes together: Your community, your journalists

The Lacombe Express covers the stories that matter to you and to our community

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VAUGHAN: More than lip service required if we are reopening economy because of potential mental health crisis

Tackling mental health crisis requires same political initiative seen during COVID-19 crisis

Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor
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LETTER: Alberta physician compensation

‘Doctors have agreed that, with the tough economic times, changes need to be made’

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STAR COLUMN: Celebrating Catholic Education Week with “Signs of Gratitude”

Catholic Education Week takes place every year during the month of May

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VAUGHAN: Hairstylists and barbers shouldn’t be in phase one of Alberta relaunch plan

Impossibility of social distancing means more government protocols, access to PPE needed

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LETTER: Our continued commitment to help keep residents informed and communities strong

LETTER: Our continued commitment to help keep residents informed and communities strong

London Drugs: We are continuing our commitment to print our flyers and distribute them

  • Apr 30, 2020
LETTER: Our continued commitment to help keep residents informed and communities strong
COLUMN: WCPS grateful as school community comes together to continue learning through COVID-19

COLUMN: WCPS grateful as school community comes together to continue learning through COVID-19

‘On behalf of the division, I want to sincerely thank everyone for their commitment and understanding’

COLUMN: WCPS grateful as school community comes together to continue learning through COVID-19
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‘The pandemic has shown that central Albertans show compassion and love when faced with adversity’

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STAR COLUMN: Staying connected during times of physical distance

“It goes without saying that we are in the midst of incredibly challenging times”

Donna Tugwood/STAR Catholic Columnist
Open Letter on the Temporary Adjustment to K-12 Education Funding

Open Letter on the Temporary Adjustment to K-12 Education Funding

Canadian Parents for French is a nationwide, research-informed, volunteer organization

Open Letter on the Temporary Adjustment to K-12 Education Funding
CALKINS/DREESHEN: Legislated MP pay raises

CALKINS/DREESHEN: Legislated MP pay raises

Bill C-30, adopted 15 years ago, mandates salary and allowance increases for MPs and senators

CALKINS/DREESHEN: Legislated MP pay raises
An open letter from concerned Alberta doctors

An open letter from concerned Alberta doctors

To Tyler Shandro, Minister of Health and Jason Kenny, Premier of Alberta

An open letter from concerned Alberta doctors