We are now more than a week into men around the country ditching their razors for the month.
Finally, something in which I am glad Alberta is following B.C.’s lead in.
MP Kevin Sorenson, in your report from parliament that I received on Oct 19, you requested that constituents share their views with you, so I am doing that. I resent you using my tax dollars to send me blatant partisan propaganda.
Stop me if you have heard this before, the election had a low voter turnout.
If we are still looking to our government leaders for answers to terrorism we are looking in the wrong direction.
When a politician is struggling in the polls or needs to distract the public, the oldest trick in the book is to start a campaign to ban flag burning.
Are you ready for another election?
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.