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Commentary: Albertans lean in, we don't check out

Commentary: Albertans lean in, we don't check out

Greta Thunberg’s children’s crusade

In AD 1212 , two Catholic European boys led the Children’s Crusade through Italy towards Jerusalem to peacefully convert Muslims in Christendom’s Holy City.

Voluntary radon testing inadequate

The earth in Sundre and the surrounding area, as it turns out, has sporadic pockets with a higher propensity of exposure to radon gas.
Protection law a good step

Protection law a good step

The Kenney government has introduced new legislation aimed at protecting residents from domestic violence by making the past history of offenders known to their partners.
Seizing a miracle with the Big C

Seizing a miracle with the Big C

Last week while driving on a backroad near Bowden a magnificent sunrise revealed itself from the east. I stopped, took a few photos, and then leaned heavily against my car. For several long minutes I stood and reflectively gazed.

The election equation

So the dust has settled and the unofficial numbers are in after voters elected members of the House of Commons to the 43rd Canadian Parliament.

Welfare for the wealthy

Life is about to become more expensive for the average Albertan. With a consumer protection cap removed, insurance rates are inevitably going up substantially.
Albertans lean in, not check out

Albertans lean in, not check out

Heads have popped off across our province in the wake of last Monday’s election results. Things didn’t go the way many had hoped, and now the winds of separation have caught a grass fire of indignation.

Welfare for the wealthy

Life is about to become more expensive for the average Albertan. With a consumer protection cap removed, insurance rates are inevitably going up substantially.

Addiction fight worthwhile

The Alberta government has announced that it will be joining B.C. in a proposed class action lawsuit aimed at recovering some of the costs associated with opioid additions faced by residents.