Opinion

Donna Tugwood/STAR Columnist

COLUMN: STAR Catholic Board of Trustees wishes all a blessed and Merry Christmas

‘Though 2019 came with its share of challenges, it was very rewarding’

Donna Tugwood/STAR Columnist
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Re: Clarity on changes to Alberta Teachers’ Retirement Fund, Nov 29, 2019
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Re: Clarity on changes to Alberta Teachers’ Retirement Fund, Nov 29, 2019
Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor

VAUGHAN: Critical thinking in the curriculum crucial to a functioning electorate

Students need to understand multiple perspectives in order to make informed choices

Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor
Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor

VAUGHAN: Canadians need to remember that compromise means everyone wins and loses

National unity is contingent on the ability for fair agreements in good faith

Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor
COLUMN: Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr on Bill 22

COLUMN: Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr on Bill 22

‘I’d like to take this opportunity to explain what actually happened’

COLUMN: Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr on Bill 22
Mary Poole/Mary C. Moore Public Library Columnist

COLUMN: Mary C. Moore Library enters the holiday season

Library Film Series will be screening “Judy” on Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 7 p.m

Mary Poole/Mary C. Moore Public Library Columnist
VAUGHAN: Tax rate decreases are great until they’re not

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

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

VAUGHAN: Tax rate decreases are great until they’re not
COLUMN: WCPS Board honouring budget commitments despite funding shortfall

COLUMN: WCPS Board honouring budget commitments despite funding shortfall

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

COLUMN: WCPS Board honouring budget commitments despite funding shortfall
VAUGHAN: CTV’s Jessica Allen’s comments disrupt broader dialogue by stereotyping hockey players
VAUGHAN: CTV’s Jessica Allen’s comments disrupt broader dialogue by stereotyping hockey players
Mary Poole/Library Columnist
Mary Poole/Library Columnist
VAUGHAN: Cherry’s departure allows Canadians to deconstruct nationalist hockey myths

VAUGHAN: Cherry’s departure allows Canadians to deconstruct nationalist hockey myths

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

VAUGHAN: Cherry’s departure allows Canadians to deconstruct nationalist hockey myths
Trudeau’s new cabinet: Gender parity because it’s 2019? Or due to competence?
Trudeau’s new cabinet: Gender parity because it’s 2019? Or due to competence?
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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
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Mary Poole/Library Columnist

Mary C. Moore Library celebrated Halloween in style

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

Mary Poole/Library Columnist
Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor

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

Regulatory third-party fact checking needed for political advertising

Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor
Blaine Calkins/Red Deer-Lacombe MP

CALKINS: MP Report

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

Blaine Calkins/Red Deer-Lacombe MP
Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor

VAUGHAN: Small Business Week celebrates the giving nature of Lacombe

Businesses add to the community in more ways than just economic

Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor
(Black Press Media file)

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

Ecologists have been sounding the alarm for decades

  • Oct 20, 2019
(Black Press Media file)
Mary Poole/Mary C. Moore Library Columnist

COLUMN: Mary C. Moore Library celebrates being thankful

‘My favourite holiday of the year is Thanksgiving.’

Mary Poole/Mary C. Moore Library Columnist
Pam Hansen/WCPS Columnist                                Pam Hansen/WCPS Columnist

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

Pam Hansen/WCPS Columnist                                Pam Hansen/WCPS Columnist