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Editorial: Mail-in ballots

Editorial: Mail-in ballots

On Nov. 24, Rocky View County council established the rules that will govern next year's municipal election. While council unanimously approved a new Election Bylaw, a split council decided against allowing mail-in ballots.
Column: A COVID-19 Christmas

Column: A COVID-19 Christmas

We are officially four weeks and counting down to a visit from the jolly elf and a celebration of deep religious meaning that we all observe by visiting our favorite retail outlets of choice.
Column: A lost pastime

Column: A lost pastime

Everyone tells you that when you have a child, your life completely and fundamentally changes in ways big and small. For some reason, I thought I would be different and manage to hold on to some of my favourite pastimes. I was very wrong.
Letter: Gravel pit hearing reprehensible

Letter: Gravel pit hearing reprehensible

Dear editor, It is reprehensible that Lehigh Hanson and Rocky View County (RVC) would schedule a council hearing pertaining to the Scott Property gravel pit application when it is impossible for a true representation of Bearspaw residents to attend d
Letter: Gravel pit public hearing should be postponed

Letter: Gravel pit public hearing should be postponed

Dear Editor, Yes, this is another gravel pit letter. I am writing to express my profound disappointment with our Rock View County (RVC) councillors and administration.
Editorial: COVID-19 vaccine

Editorial: COVID-19 vaccine

On Nov. 18, drug maker Pfizer said its coronavirus vaccine was 95 per cent effective and had no serious side effects, according to the New York Times . Another company, Moderna, announced Nov. 16 its vaccine was 94.
Column: A great loss

Column: A great loss

This should have never happened. I am not the only one grieving the loss of someone I had always assumed would outlive me.
Column: My most controversial opinion

Column: My most controversial opinion

I thought I’d use this column to come clean about one of my most controversial opinions – I’m an anti-napper.
Editorial: Second wave

Editorial: Second wave

Each week, it seems like Alberta is inching closer to a second lockdown.
Letter: Threat to democracy

Letter: Threat to democracy

Dear editor, I remember watching a movie when I was growing up about life in the future.