Opinion

Just An Observation: Progress made on rural crime, more work remains

A drop in the rate of activity from 2017 is a start, but the momentum needs to be kept up

OPINION: Bashaw Star gets a bit of a face lift

With a continued focus on the community, we add some new elements

Sorenson: Security screening gaps create risks for Canadians

MP Kevin Sorenson speaks to issues with the Liberal security screening process

  • Feb 13, 2019
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Just An Observation: The ties that bind life and sports

Often times there are not a lot of things that separate how we feel about sports and life

Pastoral Ponderings: More than just noise

Looking at love, and what it means, in this week’s Bashaw Star religion column

  • Feb 5, 2019

OPINION: Just because the news isn’t desired, doesn’t mean it’s fake

This week’s editorial looks at political bias and disagreeing with the news presented

Just An Observation: Poor management produces a punchy public

Frustration boiling over among some as people wonder how it can be that bad

Pastoral Ponderings: The sum of its parts

This week’s Bashaw religion column relates to body image and the discussion around it

  • Jan 29, 2019

Sorenson: Discussing the proposal of the Canada Energy Regulator

The proposed Canada Energy Regulator is before the Canadian Senate

  • Jan 29, 2019

OPINION: We can all learn from Washington

Racial issues in the United States are constant

Shanna’s Column: Sometimes nature needs some help

Working as ranchers, sometimes you just have to give a helping hand

  • Jan 23, 2019

COLUMN: Cut it out with the ‘Not all men’ argument

Gillette commercial can be a watershed moment for self-improvement

Sorenson: Looking at a busy 10 months speaking to Albertans

MP Kevin Sorenson and his Conservative MPs will be there and ready for October

  • Jan 15, 2019

Just An Observation: Goes to show society still has a long way to grow

Some recent events showcase just how backwards some parts of society still are

Pastoral Ponderings: The story of the three kings and the manger

Considering the Bible and the story behind the manger, in this week’s Bashaw religion column

  • Jan 8, 2019

OPINION: MLAs Ron Orr and Jason Nixon comment on Bighorn Country consultations

UCP MLA Jason Nixon penned a letter to Minister Shannon Phillips

OPINION: What’s Your Generosity Story?

For some, there reason for giving is because they were recipients of generosity themselves

  • Jan 4, 2019

OPINION: Trudeau’s carbon tax has arrived

MP Blaine Calkins takes on Prime Minister Trudeau’s carbon tax

  • Jan 3, 2019

Just An Observation: Weather or not it is…it’s been wacky

The experts state it’s warmer, but one can’t deny the weather is getting weirder and crazier than ever