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Letter: How negative is George McDougall's legacy?

Letter: How negative is George McDougall's legacy?

Re: George McDougall School. Dear editor, George McDougall opened a school for orphans from the Morley Reserve in Morleyville.
Letter: RVS should rename George McDougall High School

Letter: RVS should rename George McDougall High School

Dear editor, This letter is addressed to the Rocky View Schools Board of Trustees and superintendent. A month has passed since the remains of 215 children were found on the grounds of a residential school in Kamloops, B.C.
Column: Wedding planning during a pandemic

Column: Wedding planning during a pandemic

Readers may recall that I got engaged to my girlfriend of five years last September. Since then, there has been plenty of wedding planning keeping my fiancée and me busy in the evenings and on the weekends.
Letter: Thank you, Good Samaritan in Safeway

Letter: Thank you, Good Samaritan in Safeway

Dear editor, I was in Safeway recently, and when I was going through the till, I realized I did not have enough money on my debit card to pay for the cat food I needed to buy.
Editorial: Canada Day

Editorial: Canada Day

With the easing of all COVID-19 health restrictions as of July 1, Airdrie residents can celebrate Canada Day in myriad ways this week.
Opinion: The privilege of calling Canada home

Opinion: The privilege of calling Canada home

As we enter this Canada Day weekend, I think it’s important that we all reflect on how privileged we are to live in this country.
Column: A post-pandemic celebration of Airdrie's graduates

Column: A post-pandemic celebration of Airdrie's graduates

In one week from today, we will officially open to conditions we have not enjoyed since March 2020. We will be able to visit who we want, when we want and even be able to shake hands and hug loved ones.
Letter: UCP should rewrite the K-6 curriculum

Letter: UCP should rewrite the K-6 curriculum

Dear editor, Premier Jason Kenney announced, “Parents know best,” as he withdrew the 2021 Draft Curriculum from consideration. No, sorry.
Letter: Yes, Canada should boycott the 2022 Olympics

Letter: Yes, Canada should boycott the 2022 Olympics

Re: " Should Canada boycott the 2022 Olympics? " Column, June 8 Dear editor, Interesting topic from Mr. Strasser – Should Canada boycott the 2022 Olympics? Here is my opinion on this question. Yes, we should boycott.
Column: Vaccination freeloaders

Column: Vaccination freeloaders

There was always one. You’ve probably come across such an individual somewhere along life’s varied highway.