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Meanwhile in the provincial budget

Meanwhile in the provincial budget

Dear Editor, The UCP is hoping you’ll still be so angry at Notley and Trudeau that you ignore the shell game they’re playing with the recent provincial budget. Kenney claims that the cuts are necessary to address the province’s deficit.
More than experience required

More than experience required

One of my biggest pet peeves is using someone’s art or work and not paying them or giving them the proper credit. Growing up, I knew a lot of friends who were amazing artists.
Budget doesn't help

Budget doesn't help

Do you know who isn’t complaining about the province’s recently announced budget cuts? The people it doesn’t affect … but wait.
Is it outrage over political correctness or change?

Is it outrage over political correctness or change?

In the world we’re in now, everyone goes up in arms when a company or group tries to be politically correct, or what people consider to be that way, when they change a policy or procedures.
A salute to volunteer firefighters

A salute to volunteer firefighters

In some of the darkest times of our lives, we meet firefighters. In situations where everyone is running from danger, they’re among the first responders heading right for it.
Other beaver control options

Other beaver control options

Beavers elicit very extreme emotions from people; they either love them or hate them. Especially on wet years such as this, they can cause issues with landowners due mostly to flooding.
Chamber is a bottom-up organization, not top-down

Chamber is a bottom-up organization, not top-down

Someone called our office last week and wanted to know more about the executive roles of the local Chamber of Commerce.
The Grande Parlour's final curtain call

The Grande Parlour's final curtain call

I was very disappointed to hear last week that the Grande Parlour will be closing their doors in 2020.
Make sure you do your part

Make sure you do your part

If you haven’t already noticed, the federal campaign is in full swing, and that means voting is right around the corner. On Oct. 21, head to the polls armed with knowledge.
A hard to watch message

A hard to watch message

I know I spend a lot of time talking about topics that make me stop and ponder, but this Henry Hype’s subject is a little different because what I’m going to talk about stopped me cold.