Opinion

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

VAUGHAN: Black Press Prairie Division presents The Expert podcast

Podcast will focus on local experts doing great things for their communities

MLA COLUMN: Ministers visit Lacombe-Ponoka

‘I am impressed by the dedication of our new UCP government Ministers’. MLA Ron Orr

video
Fans support Rebels

PODCAST: The Expert welcomes Burman University political professor to discuss the federal election

Marc Froese and host Todd Vaughan discuss a variety of Canadian election issues

VAUGHAN: Albertan OPS/SCS discussion dividing central Albertans

Individual suggests they would delay contacting emergency services during overdose

COLUMN: WCPS starts school year with new Mission and Vision

Wolf Creek Public Schools’ (WCPS) staff, students and families are back from the summer break

COLUMN: Mary C. Moore Library begins regular fall programs

‘Registration was wild and crazy but went well.’

What does ‘We are all treaty people’ mean, and who speaks for Indigenous students on campus?

Universities have mostly adopted a top-down approach to Indigenization

  • Aug 31, 2019

VAUGHAN: ‘Distraction’ used as a condescending term to voters by those in power

Canadian politicans want you to believe you can’t hold two opinions at once

VAUGHAN: Elections Canada grossly limiting free speech by limiting climate charities

Climate issues and confirmed science must have a seat at the table regardless of personal views

VAUGHAN: Alberta Government should take note of Lacombe’s municipal success

Governments can be fiscally responsible without drastically cutting essential services

OPINION: Why do we keep having debates about video-game violence?

The presence of video games in the online habits of perpetrators is one relevant piece of information

  • Aug 10, 2019

VAUGHAN: Calgary arena deal not beneficial to low-income fans

Economic benefits of new arena unlikely to trickle down to fans unable to afford tickets

COLUMN: Don’t underestimate the brilliance of young children

Summer programming continues at Lacombe’s Mary C. Moore Public Library

MAYOR’S COLUMN: Lacombe downtown revitalization key to sustainability

‘Together they improved public safety and helped stimulate private investment in the local economy’

MLA COLUMN: Have your say on farm and ranch safety and workplace legislation.

Alberta Agriculture and Forestry is leading stakeholder consultation throughout the summer