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The most exciting local election campaign in recent history is nearing its end. Going into Monday’s vote, 23 candidates will be scrambling for last minute votes. This is as it should be.

Candidates show little interest in council meetings

Rocky View County council chambers was crowded, Oct. 5. It was the last regular meeting before Election Day, Oct. 18, so it was no surprise to see council candidates crowding the room.

Democracy is back in Airdrie

Democracy is back in action in Airdrie! Oct. 5th’s all candidate’s forum at Bert Church Theatre hosted nearly 600 residents, the most that have ever turned out.

Smoke alarms save lives

Oct. 3-9 is Fire Prevention Week. Firefighters across North America will be out in the community, educating children and adults on preventing and escaping fires.

Getting tougher on drunk drivers

Alberta Transportation Minister Luke Ouellette has begun toying with the idea of getting tougher on drunk drivers in the province. This is a good idea.

Getting tougher on drunk drivers

Alberta Transportation Minister Luke Ouellette has begun toying with the idea of getting tougher on drunk drivers in the province. This is a good idea.

Make your vote count

If you haven’t been able to tell by the signs along our roadways, which seem to be multiplying by the day, it is election time in Alberta.

Local farmers facing extinction

It’s no wonder the next generation has no desire to take over their parents’ farms.

Priorities all wrong

The federal Conservative government’s record of fiscal prudence is at an end.

Priorities all wrong

The federal Conservative government’s record of fiscal prudence is at an end.