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Editorial: No restrictions

Editorial: No restrictions

The news was understandably hard to believe. After a year and a half of bad news, it still feels natural to remain skeptical these days. A week after Kenney's jubilant announcement, we’re still struggling to accept the fact that by Canada Day, we’ll simply be allowed to attend sporting events, go shopping without wearing a face mask or plan parties, weddings or other mass gatherings. It all feels a bit surreal.
Column: Fathers Day has arrived

Column: Fathers Day has arrived

It’s Father’s Day this Sunday – the day dad does his best to stay in bed a little longer so that the kids can ‘help’ mom make breakfast.
Letter: Happy to see judge's ruling in case against Coun. Wright

Letter: Happy to see judge's ruling in case against Coun. Wright

Re: " Judge dismisses RVC's disqualification case against Coun. Wright ," Rocky View Weekly , June 15 Dear editor, It was refreshing to read about the judge’s ruling on the County’s case against Coun. Samanntha Wright.
Letter: Airdrie Muslims express solidarity with Muslims in London, Ont.

Letter: Airdrie Muslims express solidarity with Muslims in London, Ont.

Dear editor, On behalf of Ahmadiyya Muslim Women's Association in Airdrie, I wish to convey my sincere condolences and deep sympathy to the family and friends of the Muslim family that lost their lives in the cowardly terrorist attack that happened in London, Ont. on June 6.
Column: A new voice

Column: A new voice

Hi there, I’m Lauryn Heintz, and I’m the new summer student for the Airdrie City View and Rocky View Weekly. I’m so excited to dig into this job and learn everything there is to know about the city of Airdrie and the diverse communities that make up Rocky View County.
Editorial: Lotto Vax

Editorial: Lotto Vax

To incentivize vaccine-hesitant Albertans to get immunized against COVID-19, the Alberta government has introduced a $3 million lottery, which will feature three prizes worth $1 million each. Only vaccinated adults will be eligible for the draw.
Editorial: Sky Palace

Editorial: Sky Palace

The Alberta government's leadership has exhibited yet another example of “Do as I say, not as I do.
Letter: Canada's Indigenous population continues to face discrimination, racism

Letter: Canada's Indigenous population continues to face discrimination, racism

Chris Nelson obviously isn’t well informed about the true (and often hidden) history of the past few hundred years in Canada, nor why Indigenous people are being vaccinated sooner.
Column: A dark past

Column: A dark past

After news came out of Kamloops a few weeks ago that what are believed to be the remains of 215 young Indigenous children were found under the old site of a residential school, there has been much discussion about Canada’s dark history.
Editorial: George McDougall

Editorial: George McDougall

Our editorial staff count ourselves among the people who hope to see the name of George McDougall High School be changed.