Opinion

Premier-Designate Jason Kenney addresses the media the day his after his election victory in Edmonton on Wednesday April 17, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson

BENNETT: Jason Kenney led Alberta through bulldog willpower and work ethic

Kenney resigned after just 51 per cent of party rank-and-file endorsed him in a leadership review

Across Canada, newspapers face a patchwork of provincial regulations, administrative regimes, and fees. (Pixabay.com)

OP-ED: Newspapers are not packaging

‘The dissemination of news to the public is a necessary element of a vibrant and healthy democracy’

  • May 9, 2022
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Dansereau: Considerate Mother’s Day gifting

As spring rolls around again so does Mother’s Day. Although we should…

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Controlling what I can to enjoy life

The end of April means that my annual geek-fest in Calgary is…

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Bean Weevil the cat and Garfunkle the pig, both trying to nap in the kitchen. (Christi ALbers-Manicke/RIMBEY REVIEW)

Where are all the swine assistants?

I share my house with a few creatures: cats, birds, humans and…

Bean Weevil the cat and Garfunkle the pig, both trying to nap in the kitchen. (Christi ALbers-Manicke/RIMBEY REVIEW)
MLA Jackie Lovely

MLA Jackie Lovely: UCP is sticking to the plan

Our strategy has paid off. By cutting taxes and welcoming new investment,…

  • Apr 29, 2022
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Emily Jaycox editorial Bashaw

COLUMN: Slumberous solutions for the chronically sleep deprived

As we’re getting into late February here, chances are News Year’s resolutions…

Emily Jaycox editorial Bashaw
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World Wetlands Day: Nature needs us to do more

Canada’s largest land conservation organization says there has never been a more important time for nature conservation

  • Feb 4, 2022
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According to University of Toronto Global Journalism Fellow Anthony Fong, sexually aggressive online behaviours, affects 88 per cent of all Canadian university undergraduate women. THE CANADIAN PRESS

FONG: Legal reform needed to protect young women from growing online sexual violence

Liberals promised to rework online harms legislation within 100 days of Parliament’s Nov. 22 return

According to University of Toronto Global Journalism Fellow Anthony Fong, sexually aggressive online behaviours, affects 88 per cent of all Canadian university undergraduate women. THE CANADIAN PRESS
Emily Jaycox editorial Bashaw

Be outraged by something that matters: our broken court system

The New Year is typically considered a time to reflect on the…

Emily Jaycox editorial Bashaw
Damien Kurek

Let’s talk about health care

It’s long overdue to have a serious conversation about Canada’s health care…

  • Jan 19, 2022
Damien Kurek
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Innocent until proven guilty, not so much

The changes recently announced by the province regarding the virtual elimination of…

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Damien Kurek
Damien Kurek
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Doing what is hard makes life easier

When I entered 2021 a year ago, I was optimistic. I was…

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Christi Albers-Manicke

Let the decorating begin

This weekend it was time to decorate for Christmas around our house.…

Christi Albers-Manicke
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Educational reform needed

Imagine you’re a parent of a young child who was sexually, emotionally…

  • Dec 22, 2021
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Emily Jaycox editorial Bashaw
Emily Jaycox editorial Bashaw
Damien Kurek. (File photo)
Damien Kurek. (File photo)
This image provided by Abbott Laboratories in August 2020 shows the company’s BinaxNOW rapid COVID-19 nasal swab test. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Abbott Laboratories via AP

How to use rapid testing to keep you and yours safe during the holiday season

Experts say rapid tests are one more tool in our toolbox to stay safe

This image provided by Abbott Laboratories in August 2020 shows the company’s BinaxNOW rapid COVID-19 nasal swab test. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Abbott Laboratories via AP