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EDITORIAL: We can beat this

EDITORIAL: We can beat this

"People experiencing COVID fatigue need to come to terms with the fact they need to help protect others for many months yet."
LETTER: Stewards of democracy

LETTER: Stewards of democracy

"Democracy can be fragile and needs attending to."
LETTER: We have full confidence SARR's team will see our seniors through this crisis

LETTER: We have full confidence SARR's team will see our seniors through this crisis

"Since the outbreak, families have naturally feared for the safety of loved ones in SARR. Many things have been initiated, including deep cleaning and sanitizing, residents sheltering in place, staff wearing personal protective equipment, offering the services of a social worker to families and working with Public Health to complete contact tracing and continued swab testing."
LETTER: Answering letter-writer's questions on COVID-19

LETTER: Answering letter-writer's questions on COVID-19

"No one is 'standing beside it with a stick' to make sure the virus follows the 'rules' as was suggested by the writer, and nothing will completely prevent the spread. Hopefully this will answer some of the writer's 'questions' and will help to stop the spread of misinformation and misunderstanding."
COLUMN: Consolidations, amalgamations and dissolutions galore

COLUMN: Consolidations, amalgamations and dissolutions galore

"What are we to assume that the province is contemplating under the dome at the Legislature? Will fewer municipalities mean reduced provincial costs?"
EDITORIAL: Why we remember

EDITORIAL: Why we remember

"As for those 29 per cent of Canadians who didn't wear poppies, and those 72 per cent who didn't plan to attend some form of ceremony, they should remember that Nov. 11 is not a happy holiday; it is a grave and quiet memorialization for our war dead, and solemn tribute for those who survived. Remembering them is the least we should do. If it wasn’t for them, you might not have the freedom to choose not to wear a poppy today."
LETTER: Caring community made food bank's annual drive a success

LETTER: Caring community made food bank's annual drive a success

"How blessed we are to live in such a caring community!"
LETTER: COVID-19 is no longer a threat to customers at Walmart?

LETTER: COVID-19 is no longer a threat to customers at Walmart?

"No one following floor markers, or making sure everyone is social distancing. What gives at Walmart?"
LETTER: Step by step, health experts are learning

LETTER: Step by step, health experts are learning

"Well, just as we in the engineering world learned from our mistakes, so too do the COVID-19 experts and politicians. The problem is balancing the negative impact on both health and the economy."
LETTER: Botanic arts city?

LETTER: Botanic arts city?

"St. Albert’s Sturgeon River valley is a treasure slowly being decimated by large apartments dominating the riverbanks."