Opinion

WCPS Board Chair Pamela Hansen

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

WCPS Board Chair Pamela Hansen
Mary Poole/Library Columnist

COLUMN: Mary C. Moore Library begins regular fall programs

‘Registration was wild and crazy but went well.’

Mary Poole/Library Columnist
Donna Tugwood/STAR Catholic Columnist
Donna Tugwood/STAR Catholic Columnist
Elizabeth Phillips (seated) is the last remaining fluent speaker of Halq’emeylem. Phillips and Mission Indigenous educator Peggy Janicki were honoured in a blanket ceremony at Abbotsford’s UFV campus on June 12, 2019. (Darren McDonald/ UFV)

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
Elizabeth Phillips (seated) is the last remaining fluent speaker of Halq’emeylem. Phillips and Mission Indigenous educator Peggy Janicki were honoured in a blanket ceremony at Abbotsford’s UFV campus on June 12, 2019. (Darren McDonald/ UFV)
Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor

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

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

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

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

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

Governments can be fiscally responsible without drastically cutting essential services

Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor
OPINION: Why do we keep having debates about video-game violence?

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
OPINION: Why do we keep having debates about video-game violence?
(CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh)

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

(CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh)
Mary Poole/Library Columnist

COLUMN: Don’t underestimate the brilliance of young children

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

Mary Poole/Library Columnist
Grant Creasey/Mayor of Lacombe

MAYOR’S COLUMN: Lacombe downtown revitalization key to sustainability

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

Grant Creasey/Mayor of Lacombe
UCP MLA for Lacombe-Ponoka Ron Orr

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

Alberta Agriculture and Forestry is leading stakeholder consultation throughout the summer

UCP MLA for Lacombe-Ponoka Ron Orr
Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor

COLUMN: ‘Stick to sports’ is a lazy gimmick used by free speech oppressors

Sports personalities are often denied the right to free expression by lie of sports being apolitical

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

COLUMN: Question everything, including this column

We are all fallible, don’t trust those that act otherwise

Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor
Mary Poole/Library Columnist
Mary Poole/Library Columnist
Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor
Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express Editor
Chef Dez/Food Columnist
Chef Dez/Food Columnist
MLA RON ORR COLUMN: Exploring government funding
MLA RON ORR COLUMN: Exploring government funding