Opinion

FILE - This undated image provided by the National Ignition Facility at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory shows the NIF Target Bay in Livermore, Calif. The system uses 192 laser beams converging at the center of this giant sphere to make a tiny hydrogen fuel pellet implode. (Damien Jemison/Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory via AP, File)

OPINION: Nuclear fusion may change our world but renewable energy sources will save it: experts

Harnessing nuclear fusion could take more than 40 years, while some solutions already exist

  • Jan 8, 2023
Yarrow Creek. (Photo submitted/by Brent Calver)

Conserving grassland ecosystems in Alberta has global impact

Alberta commentary on UN Biodiversity Conference (COP15)

  • Dec 7, 2022
Canned and frozen produce can be a budget-friendly way to eat healthy this winter. (File photo)

Eating healthy in winter and on a budget

When it comes to choosing vegetables and fruit to eat, a variety…

Camrose MLA Jackie Lovely speaks to the Legislative Assembly June 15, 2021. (File photo)

MLA Jackie Lovely: Supreme Court’s decision ‘outrageous’

Mandatory registration for repeat sex offenders will no longer be required

  • Nov 1, 2022
Camrose MLA Jackie Lovely speaks to the Legislative Assembly June 15, 2021. (File photo)
Be prepared and drive to the road conditions this winter. (File photo)

Stay safe while driving this winter

Winter driving in Alberta can be treacherous. Blowing snow can make for…

Be prepared and drive to the road conditions this winter. (File photo)
Scott McDermott

Healthy food can make you fat

Sometimes too much of a good thing is just too much

Scott McDermott
The federal government continues to raise taxes, despite the growing number of Canadians that are struggling. (File photo)

The feds should be cutting taxes, not raising them

The rising cost of living isn’t an act of God or nature.…

The federal government continues to raise taxes, despite the growing number of Canadians that are struggling. (File photo)
Luci Henry

Wolf Creek adds teaching FTE while advocating for additional education funding

Wolf Creek Public Schools is excited to see more students entering our…

Luci Henry
Scott McDermott headshot

The effect of small changes on big habits

Many of us have habits that we want to change. There are…

Scott McDermott headshot
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OPINION: It’s the most wonderful time of the year

While I love the magic of the holidays and the invigorating energy…

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Black Press Media has joined 46 other journalism associations and media outlets to call for more action against hate and threats that target journalists and their safety. (CAJ creative)

Black Press Media joins 46 media outlets to call for plan to protect journalists against hate, threats

Led by the Canadian Association of Journalists, police and the federal government need to do more to protect reporters

  • Sep 1, 2022
Black Press Media has joined 46 other journalism associations and media outlets to call for more action against hate and threats that target journalists and their safety. (CAJ creative)
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Lessons learned about the job I love

How did it get to be summer already? It doesn’t seem like…

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Shanna Doupe. Submitted photo

Library shares the power of team work

The Town of Sylvan Lake has installed much-needed new flooring in the…

Shanna Doupe. Submitted photo
Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Submitted photo

Applause to the true north and the togetherness in its diversity

With the opportunity to pick any place in the world, I chose…

Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Submitted photo
Al Cameron, founder of Veterans Voices of Canada (Submitted Photo)

Veteran Perley Cameron recollects service with North Novies

“War is a poor chisel to carve out tomorrow” Martin Luther King…

Al Cameron, founder of Veterans Voices of Canada (Submitted Photo)
Canadian actor Hayden Christensen, centre, and his mother, Alie, arrive for the charity premiere screening of Star Wars: Episode Two Attack of the Clones, in Toronto Sunday May 12, 2002. Christensen plays the role of Anakin Skywalker in the film. (CP PHOTO/Aaron Harris)

Cole’s Notes: Hayden Christensen deserves better from Canadians

Christensen hails from Vancouver, a fact too few Canadians celebrate

Canadian actor Hayden Christensen, centre, and his mother, Alie, arrive for the charity premiere screening of Star Wars: Episode Two Attack of the Clones, in Toronto Sunday May 12, 2002. Christensen plays the role of Anakin Skywalker in the film. (CP PHOTO/Aaron Harris)
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Minister Josephine Pon: Seniors Week 2022

Each year, the first full week of June is Seniors’ Week in…

  • Jun 6, 2022
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Sylvan Lake library shares updates for the past six months

Town’s increasing population indicates the potential to expand to a second library site

  • Jun 2, 2022
Virginia Beswick. Submitted photo
Premier-Designate Jason Kenney addresses the media the day his after his election victory in Edmonton on Wednesday April 17, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson

BENNETT: Jason Kenney led Alberta through bulldog willpower and work ethic

Kenney resigned after just 51 per cent of party rank-and-file endorsed him in a leadership review

Premier-Designate Jason Kenney addresses the media the day his after his election victory in Edmonton on Wednesday April 17, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
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AHS EMS provides an update on its 10-point plan

The COVID-19 pandemic has put a strain on the provincial healthcare system,…

  • May 19, 2022
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