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Masked Students

Masked Students

While it's only the beginning of August, many people already have their minds on the upcoming school year.
What are we missing?

What are we missing?

Summer time usually has a lot of folks out and about, but this summer has been a little different.
Becoming first-time parents

Becoming first-time parents

On July 22, my wife and I welcomed our first child – a happy, healthy boy – into the world. Despite nearly nine months of lead up, our son’s arrival was still somewhat of a surprise.
Masks don't show we care

Masks don't show we care

Dear editor, The gist of Mr. Kent's letter was that we should care. I agree fully – yes, we should care, and we must care deeply.
Disappointed by mask decision

Disappointed by mask decision

Dear editor, I am very disappointed in Airdrie City council’s decision to not mandate masks in the city. Council missed an opportunity to protect the community and help slow the spread of this terrible pandemic.
Mandatory masks

Mandatory masks

Even though the City of Airdrie does not currently have a bylaw in place to mandate wearing face coverings in public spaces, some businesses and public services have started to take the matter of making masks obligatory into their own hands.
Beach fees

Beach fees

Wearing a mask is not that hard

Wearing a mask is not that hard

Dear Editor, I'm tired of hearing people rebel about wearing a mask in public places. I have even seen people refuse free ones when entering a large store.
My vegetarian experiment

My vegetarian experiment

A few weeks ago, I made a decision that would surprise anyone who knows me well – to go vegetarian for two weeks.
You make the call

You make the call

I want our readers this week to share an experience. Imagine you are a sitting member of a municipal council.