Opinion

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COLUMN: Looking at the positives in a challenging year; a 2020 reflection

‘I’ve learned skills and made progress that can only stand to help me improve in the future.’

  • Dec 29, 2020
Barbara Zimmerman

Allow your heart to experience the wonder

‘It is my constant prayer in this season that everyone will have a wonder-filled holiday season.’

  • Dec 21, 2020
Kevin J. Sabo

Changing my perspective about the holiday season

Reconnecting with my faith helps me cut through the noise and commercialization of the holiday season

  • Dec 20, 2020
Damien Kurek

Perspective in the Christmas season

‘May God bless you and may we all be reminded of the hope that comes from the birth of Jesus’

  • Dec 18, 2020
Damien Kurek
nate

Merry Christmas to the people of Drumheller-Stettler

‘Have the best Christmas possible, take care of each other and know better times are around the bend’

  • Dec 16, 2020
nate
Jock Finlayson, Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer of the Business Council of British Columbia (submitted)

FINLAYSON: The long economic tail of COVID-19

‘Fast forward to late 2020 and the situation has partially stabilized’

  • Dec 11, 2020
Jock Finlayson, Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer of the Business Council of British Columbia (submitted)
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Jason Nixon
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Damien Kurek

COLUMN: Liberal hyper-spending in focus as debt hits record

Canada’s debt is set to rise over $1 trillion this year, with the deficit reaching nearly $400 billion this fiscal year

  • Dec 4, 2020
Damien Kurek
Kevin J. Sabo

In these uncertain times, self-care is a necessity, not a luxury

‘For those with mental health issues before the pandemic, things have become even more challenging’

  • Nov 30, 2020
Kevin J. Sabo
Editor of the Pipestone Flyer, Shaela Dansereau
Editor of the Pipestone Flyer, Shaela Dansereau
Damien Kurek

COLUMN: We will remember them

In addition to wearing a poppy, consider making a contribution to your local Legion at www.legion.ca

  • Nov 6, 2020
Damien Kurek
Nate

COLUMN: MLA Nate Horner on the Assessment Model Review

The energy industry and municipalities have a mutually dependant relationship on each other’

  • Oct 28, 2020
Nate
Damien Kurek

COLUMN: Local MP Damien Kurek on ensuring that there is a plan for recovery

‘Canadians deserve answers, and the Official Opposition has been there trying to get them.’

  • Oct 23, 2020
Damien Kurek
Most lanes remain closed at the Peace Arch border crossing into the U.S. from Canada, where the shared border has been closed for nonessential travel in an effort to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, Thursday, May 7, 2020, in Blaine, Wash. The restrictions at the border took effect March 21, while allowing trade and other travel deemed essential to continue. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

OPINION: Why trade restrictions must be eliminated during 2nd wave of COVID-19

Nearly 100 countries enacted temporary restrictions or bans on the export of medical products this year

  • Oct 8, 2020
Most lanes remain closed at the Peace Arch border crossing into the U.S. from Canada, where the shared border has been closed for nonessential travel in an effort to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, Thursday, May 7, 2020, in Blaine, Wash. The restrictions at the border took effect March 21, while allowing trade and other travel deemed essential to continue. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Early intervention in a mental health crisis is critical

Early intervention in a mental health crisis is critical

‘With mental health matters, just like any physical health matter, early intervention is so beneficial and important’

  • Oct 5, 2020
Early intervention in a mental health crisis is critical
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OPINION: Stop telling students to study STEM over humanities for post-COVID world

‘Humanities play an essential role in aspects of global competence which have not been the focus of the STEM’

STEM (Pixabay.com)
MP column : ‘Vague, expensive, and Ottawa knows best’

MP column : ‘Vague, expensive, and Ottawa knows best’

‘As the costs for emergency programs continue to add up, Canada is facing the prospect of a fiscal cliff’

  • Sep 25, 2020
MP column : ‘Vague, expensive, and Ottawa knows best’
COLUMN: The importance of treating yourself gently

COLUMN: The importance of treating yourself gently

‘Six months into this pandemic and I am starting to struggle. I am starting to be weary’

  • Sep 23, 2020
COLUMN: The importance of treating yourself gently
COLUMN: The importance of taking the time to simply ‘look up’

COLUMN: The importance of taking the time to simply ‘look up’

‘At least once a day, every day, take a good long look at the sky; at least once each day’

  • Sep 19, 2020
COLUMN: The importance of taking the time to simply ‘look up’
COLUMN: Brave enough to ask for help

COLUMN: Brave enough to ask for help

‘Your care and concern could save a life. Don’t be afraid to ask someone if they are really alright.’

  • Sep 14, 2020
COLUMN: Brave enough to ask for help