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Column: A new dawn for Kenney and the UCP?

Column: A new dawn for Kenney and the UCP?

Yes, there’s undoubtedly a bit of a spring in Kenney’s step these days, proving that old adage about a week being a long time in politics is magnified to the power of 12 when an entire season passes.
Rediscovering the spirit of Christmas this holiday season

Rediscovering the spirit of Christmas this holiday season

When you’re young, the Christmas season holds special significance. It is a time full of excitement and fun.
Editorial: DORS expansion

Editorial: DORS expansion

Many people claim safe consumption sites enable addiction, but our newsroom disagrees with that argument. Safe consumption sites are a much better alternative to the "just-say-no" attitude surrounding drug use that was espoused in previous generations. 
Column: Simon Rose recaps stint as Airdrie Public Library's Writer in Residence

Column: Simon Rose recaps stint as Airdrie Public Library's Writer in Residence

In November, I was honoured to serve as the second Writer in Residence with the Airdrie Public Library (APL) and soon discovered that the community is home to a large number of talented, enthusiastic, and motivated writers in a variety of genres. During my time with the APL, I was also reminded of the continuing importance of libraries within local communities and in providing support for both established and emerging writers.
Column: Moving on

Column: Moving on

While I knew the day would come, I didn’t know when, but here we are.
Editorial: Omicron

Editorial: Omicron

The arrival of the Omicron variant has illustrated the inequity of the world's COVID-19 vaccine distribution, which has seen poorer countries receive just a fraction of the dosages that richer countries have enjoyed.

Letter: Parliament is back

Dear editor, It’s official, the 44th Parliament has begun – finally. Sixty-four days after the election, the Speech from the Throne was delivered by our Governor General on behalf of the government on Nov. 22.
Column: All aboard the Canadian soccer hype train

Column: All aboard the Canadian soccer hype train

Canada’s national men’s soccer team is in the midst of a golden generation, and has a serious opportunity to qualify for the FIFA World Cup for the first time since 1986.
Editorial: Arrested journalists

Editorial: Arrested journalists

As journalists, Bracken and Toledano were providing a crucial service at the Wet'suwet'en protests, providing boots-on-the-ground reporting and being the public's objective eyes and ears. It's reprehensible that they were punished for that.
Column: Life’s little moments

Column: Life’s little moments

As I stared at the blank screen waiting for words to come to my mind to put into this column, I figured I’d look back at what I had written previously in hopes it would inspire something new.
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