Opinion

Wednesday, 14 November 2012 15:37

Despite our greedy natures: selflessness should prevail

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The political cartoon said it all: an NHL player at an ATM machine looks at his bank statement screams “I’m down to $10 million, arrrrgh!” as someone standing nearby observed, “the NHL players are starting to weaken.”

Editor:
Recently, Alberta’s PC Government introduced the Responsible Energy Development Act (Bill 2). Bill 2 would create a new one-stop-shop regulator to help streamline the process of receiving project approval. This is a laudable goal, and is something industry has been asking to be accomplished.

It has been said the Canadian nation was born on the battlefields of Europe during the First World War.

Thursday, 08 November 2012 16:11

Take the time to pause and remember this Nov. 11

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As Nov. 11. approaches, each additional year adds another chapter to the long history of service by our Canadian armed forces.

Thursday, 08 November 2012 15:10

Swift Current school has pluses and minuses

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Editor:
I was filled with optimism as I read about the groundbreaking for the new school project. It is a lofty goal and a dream that I hope makes this ‘joint use’ school markedly different from others in the province.

You could hear it in Gwen Cameron’s voice. You know, when someone asks you a question and you answer as if you can’t believe they’re not being sarcastic.

Editor:
For the past several weeks, the crisis caused by the shutdown of the XL Foods plant in Brooks and several cases of confirmed E. coli related illness have continued to dominate headlines across the province. 

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