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LETTER: Council must take lessons from approach to solar farm initiative

LETTER: Council must take lessons from approach to solar farm initiative

There is a need for more open/transparent processes, and an understanding of the benefit of public consultation
LETTER: It's not dogs' fault owners let them bark while socializing

LETTER: It's not dogs' fault owners let them bark while socializing

'Be a good neighbour. Be a responsible dog guardian.'
LETTER: Drivers, remember your manners while navigating St. Albert Trail construction

LETTER: Drivers, remember your manners while navigating St. Albert Trail construction

'We all look forward to the end of construction season but in the meantime let’s be kind to each other.'
COLUMN: Several stages of history created intergenerational trauma for Indigenous Peoples

COLUMN: Several stages of history created intergenerational trauma for Indigenous Peoples

'These historical events set in motion reactions, emotions, feelings, and mindsets that create victims and survival instincts.'
COLUMN: Politics at all levels a source of discontent

COLUMN: Politics at all levels a source of discontent

Canadians should expect many things from our politicians.
EDITORIAL: Increase in franchise fee simple sleight of hand

EDITORIAL: Increase in franchise fee simple sleight of hand

'Businesses and non-taxable entities such as schools, churches, and some non-profits are paying for the savings passed on to the average residential taxpayer. It is a shift in costs.'
LETTER: Unrealistic to hold tax increase at zero

LETTER: Unrealistic to hold tax increase at zero

'I agree we must be responsible in how we spend, but to say that we shouldn't increase taxes at all is a limited way of thinking.'
LETTER: St. Albert Trail more like 'NASCAR Trail'

LETTER: St. Albert Trail more like 'NASCAR Trail'

'Something must be done to reduce the noise and the speed of these vehicles or construct a noise-barrier wall similar to the one which was built on the east side of the highway not so long ago.'
LETTER: Fixing sidewalk cracks, false curbs, fiscally irresponsible

LETTER: Fixing sidewalk cracks, false curbs, fiscally irresponsible

'The city’s proposed tax increases, even if on the lower end, are unprecedented. This speaks of bad management.'
COLUMN: An Alberta ready to pick a fight better be ready to dodge Ottawa's punches

COLUMN: An Alberta ready to pick a fight better be ready to dodge Ottawa's punches

You don’t need to search war zones to discover how the best laid plans regularly fall apart once the heavy lifting starts — what seemed golden on paper often turns to scrap when action follows those ubiquitous lights and cameras.