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COLUMN: Embrace what's-right-with-the-world mindset

COLUMN: Embrace what's-right-with-the-world mindset

"I am going to make a concerted effort to find the things that are right with the world as we move forward, and I'd like to challenge you to do the same."
EDITORIAL: Future direction at stake

EDITORIAL: Future direction at stake

Much can change in municipal government with the casting of a ballot.
LETTER: Letter-writer's claims create doubt

LETTER: Letter-writer's claims create doubt

"Now it is possible for a provincial government, as a currency user, to go bankrupt. However, Canada’s federal government, or the country for that matter, is the country’s currency issuer and can never ever go broke."
LETTER: Low or no free swim time a disservice to taxpaying seniors

LETTER: Low or no free swim time a disservice to taxpaying seniors

"Last time I checked it was called Fountain Park Swimming Pool and my taxes are paying for its upkeep along with those of other seniors who like to swim."
LETTER: Reward those who are already vaccinated instead of those who are not

LETTER: Reward those who are already vaccinated instead of those who are not

"How about with tax deductions, featuring some of them as local heroes on media, and generally focusing on the community aspect of getting vaccinated that protects our elderly and infirm?"
LETTER: Best to issue RFP on solar farm; let voters have a say

LETTER: Best to issue RFP on solar farm; let voters have a say

"Why is a government getting into the electricity business at all? Most municipalities recognize that energy production is the private sector's expertise."
COLUMN: Greed will pave road to redemption for our heavy crude

COLUMN: Greed will pave road to redemption for our heavy crude

"Appealing to reason through various touchy-feely, social-media campaigns stressing the legitimate benefits oil and gas is doomed to fail.
COLUMN: Land titles system provides assurance, not just insurance

COLUMN: Land titles system provides assurance, not just insurance

"Let us not sell off our revenue-producing capital assets. ... Our land registration system is the best guarantee of property rights for Albertans."
EDITORIAL: Civic duty involves doing the legwork

EDITORIAL: Civic duty involves doing the legwork

"An election demands we also take action, to question leadership hopefuls, examine the roadmaps set out by each party or candidate, and dig through the details."
LETTER: Lawn signs indicative of what's wrong with Kenney's government

LETTER: Lawn signs indicative of what's wrong with Kenney's government

"There is an underlying commonality prompting homeowners to place these signs: Premier Jason Kenney's shocking, and mean-spirited budget cuts."