Opinion

VAUGHAN: Tax rate decreases are great until they’re not

Albertan municipalities like Lacombe could face tough realities with further provincial cuts

COLUMN: WCPS Board honouring budget commitments despite funding shortfall

Budget means a significant and severe shortfall in funding for Wolf Creek Public Schools

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CP Holiday Train supports Lacombe Food Bank
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VAUGHAN: Cherry’s departure allows Canadians to deconstruct nationalist hockey myths

Punditry that reflects the diverse, inclusive nature of Canada needed to replace Grapes

The importance of personal memory on Remembrance Day

‘Our interdisciplinary research leads us to explore how memory can provide a powerful tool’

  • Nov 9, 2019

Mary C. Moore Library celebrated Halloween in style

Library will be closed on Monday, November 11 for Remembrance Day

VAUGHAN: Big tech cannot police itself when it comes to misinformation

Regulatory third-party fact checking needed for political advertising

CALKINS: MP Report

“Election campaigns are always spirited as candidates and parties put forward different ideas.”

VAUGHAN: Small Business Week celebrates the giving nature of Lacombe

Businesses add to the community in more ways than just economic

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

Ecologists have been sounding the alarm for decades

  • Oct 20, 2019

COLUMN: Mary C. Moore Library celebrates being thankful

‘My favourite holiday of the year is Thanksgiving.’

COLUMN: Safety is WCPS top concern when choosing to close schools due to severe winter weather

Winter in Alberta sometimes means our schools will be dealing with lots of snow

CREASEY: On being responsible fiscal stewards

Council made the difficult decision to cancel the BOLT regional transit service

COLUMN: Oct. 6 to 9 is National Newspaper Week

‘Is journalism dead? That’s a question that has been asked since long before I was in journalism’

COLUMN: Autumn classes delights kids at Mary C. Moore Public Library

‘The children were telling me how fall is different from summer’

VAUGHAN: Local news stands up against authoritarianism, corruption

Supporting local newspapers ensures fairness in society

PODCAST: The Expert discusses local hockey with Advocate Sports Reporter Byron Hackett

Episode 2 features a talk on Red Deer Rebels, the AAA Lacombe Generals, the Eckville Eagles and more