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Editorial: EMS plan

Editorial: EMS plan

The hot-button issue of local ambulance response times once again made its way onto our front page this week. 
Letter: Not everyone can get vaccinated

Letter: Not everyone can get vaccinated

Dear editor, I wanted to say thank you to Masha Scheele for her commentary last week. Finally, someone on your staff I feel is using logic and not pushing personal views but common sense instead.
Editorial: Madu's phone call

Editorial: Madu's phone call

One of the bigger news stories in Alberta politics this week was the scandal involving Justice Minister Kaycee Madu, who was reprimanded after a CBC report revealed he had spoken to Edmonton's police chief Dale McFee about a traffic violation tic
Letter: In response to the ATA's recent rebuttal against Jeff Johnson

Letter: In response to the ATA's recent rebuttal against Jeff Johnson

Dear editor, I am responding to the letter submitted by Alberta Teachers' Association (ATA) president Jason Schilling. As much as I don’t like to engage in a debate through letters to the editor, I felt compelled to respond to this particular piece.
Column: Respect isn’t only reserved for those we agree with.

Column: Respect isn’t only reserved for those we agree with.

There’s a huge difference between pressing people to do the right thing through consistent, courteous messaging, and descending into guttersnipe hectoring by treating fellow citizens as sub-humans, to be targeted by any means necessary.
Column: An unpopular opinion, brought to you by COVID-19

Column: An unpopular opinion, brought to you by COVID-19

I tested positive for COVID-19 on Jan. 10 using an at-home antigen test. I wasn’t surprised by the result because I felt absolutely horrible. Chills, headache, sore throat, runny nose– the whole nine yards.
Editorial: Déjà Vu

Editorial: Déjà Vu

This newsroom agrees that in-person learning is important, but so is getting promised PPE and tests ahead of students' return.
Editorial: Winter's offerings

Editorial: Winter's offerings

What if instead of lamenting our sub-zero climate as months we must painfully endure, we embrace the cold and all that comes with it?
Column: Our storied past

Column: Our storied past

The past two years have frustrated me. Much of what I’ve wanted to achieve has been postponed or outright cancelled due to a world of pandemic-induced chaos. Much of what I looked forward to experiencing has been pushed beyond my reach and many of the things that I enjoy have been unattainable. But that doesn’t mean these last two years lacked value.
Letter: Are we really 'all in this together'?

Letter: Are we really 'all in this together'?

Dear editor, To say that hypocrisy runs rampant in politics would be understatement.
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