To answer Alan Jackson, I was in the shower getting ready for a day of college classes when the world stopped turning.
My aunt’s favourite commercial of all-time, she would boast, belongs to a certain office supply store.
It did not feel that long ago that I was writing my welcome column, introducing myself to this Prairie city. It’s been a whirlwind of a summer. I can’t believe how much I’ve learned about journalism in the past three months.
This past weekend I was reminded of the importance of newspapers to communities.
There are few things that will whip up nationalistic fervour and pride like hosting an Olympic games, but until fiscal requirements are lowered, any city that bids for them is dead wrong.
In the work of putting together our preview section for the Big Valley Jamboree, Camrose Chamber of Commerce president Julie Girard told me, as a city, “we should embrace the chaos.”
When the Chicago Cubs won the World Series this past November, it ended one of the most infamous streaks in all of sport — a 108-year championship drought.
It is a difficult thing to have principles in politics when faced with the choice of power and no backbone or scruples and being cut out.
I feel someone must answer the closed-minded intolerance expressed in an article by Josh Aldrich, editor. In the issue of July 6. He expressed a perfect example of “I have made up my mind so don’t confuse me with facts.”
Throughout my time with The Canadian, I’ve been pleased to interview several individuals who have been at their profession or particular avocation nearly two times longer than I’ve been alive.
Hockey does have a concussion problem, but the solution is not removing contact.
I am not sure there has been a more image conscious politician who is more tone deaf than our current prime minister.
The idea of being Canadian means something different to just about everybody.
Despite more ways of doing so becoming available, I firmly believe people are running out of ways to actually express themselves.
An architect may be what brings down the Cleveland Indians and other sports mascots with decidedly racist names and logos.
I am somewhat disappointed in the way the process was done on the Naturalization Program options. Options that were offered to city council at the meeting on May 15. Obviously, the city management only considered to invite groups not in opposition to the program for discussions on options for consideration by council. By reading the Camrose Canadia
I have been in Camrose for just five months, but already the community is so much more than I could have imagined.
The president of the United States is very powerful. The so-called leader of the free world has a lot of influence and a great deal of leeway in deciding what to say and do. Donald Trump is exercising this freedom to the max.
All the talk of special prosecutors and the like will not bring the man to book. No amount of dysfunction in the White House will make it stop until early 2019 at best, even though a great deal of damage will have been done by then.