Letters

The Canadian financial dream is well within reach

The gap is growing! The gap is growing! The rich are getting…

  • Sep 28, 2011

Homeowner upset over new building codes

Do you think I’m stupid? Yes, I bet you do. Inspections and…

  • Sep 28, 2011

Battle over who owns social media continues

In 2009 the Canadian Public Relations Society held its annual conference ‘On…

  • Sep 21, 2011
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Boston Bruins alumni team lends helping hand to raise money for two Red Deer charities
Red Deer Hospital Lottery launches Friday with grand prize dream home
Province announces $28 million to replace Piper Creek Lodge
Annual Red Deer Public Schools Ski Loppet

Balancing energy and environmental challenges in Alberta

This week, the Alberta party released its Energy and Environment Policy -…

  • Sep 21, 2011

Arguments for and against a minimum wage

With September now upon us, more than just the leaves are changing…

  • Sep 14, 2011

Looking forward to an open market

Canadian farmers feed the world, and they deserve the freedom to make…

  • Sep 14, 2011

Alberta forestry still going through tough times

The poor beleaguered forestry sector – can it ever catch a break?…

  • Sep 7, 2011

Could the dreaded double-sip recession become a reality?

Statistics Canada has released the Canadian economic accounts with GDP estimates for…

  • Sep 7, 2011

Re-introduction of bill troublesome

Over the past two years, both my constituency office and my office…

  • Sep 7, 2011

Layton will be second only to Tommy Douglas himself, says writer

Many political strategists will judge Jack Layton's achievements by thenumber of seats…

  • Aug 31, 2011

Flower and Garden Show a success

A million thanks from the Red Deer and District Garden Club for…

  • Aug 31, 2011

The late Jack Layton’s legacy will be Stephen Harper

When Lester Pearson died in late December 1972, the public grieving was…

  • Aug 31, 2011

Questioning why glasses aren’t allowed in driver’s licence photos

Yesterday I went to renew my driver’s licence. The clerk did all…

  • Aug 24, 2011

Don’t expect Alberta to lead the way on health care reform

If the current crop of Progressive Conservative leadership candidates is anything to…

  • Aug 24, 2011

Canada is still on shaky ground

With the United States credit rating being recently downgraded and some European…

  • Aug 17, 2011

Consider carefully what you are throwing away, says reader

It’s (nearing) the end of the month, so many people will be…

  • Aug 17, 2011

Alberta youth job prospects dim

Labour markets are affected by the delicate balance between job growth and…

  • Aug 10, 2011

‘Seller beware’ as important to remember as ‘buyer beware’

Several weeks ago I heard something that I found quite shocking, something…

  • Aug 10, 2011

Learning Disabilities Association is vital to community

As a former volunteer tutor with this association I have experienced the…

  • Jul 27, 2011

Ignition Theatre grateful for community support

On behalf of all the artists during our 2010/2011 season, I would…

  • Jul 27, 2011