Spring flooding hits region

SANDRA M STANWAY Brooks Bulletin Spring came quickly to the region last weekend causing flooding over multiple county roads and in low lying areas. “Probably in the...

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Nero fiddles…

The ongoing and now escalating war of words over the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion might be seen as a spat between two Canadian provinces....

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Hog production in Alberta… history shows why it became lost (Part 2)

In a previous column I noted that a tipping point may have been reached with hog production in Alberta, that point being in pork...

Don’t let my son see THAT!

The Story The two 13 year olds sat in front of the computers at their local library. “Another dumb geography project.” Brett read off the screen....

The Old Man Rages

I will do such things,— What they are, yet I know not: but they shall be The terrors of the earth. King Lear, Act II, Scene 4 There...

Can the PM move Mountains?

Notwithstanding Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s decision to double down on the expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline, the plan faces the same hurdles today...

ALBERTA SHUT OUT OF STANLEY CUP FUN

There’s no joy in Cowtown this spring as the Stanley Cup playoffs unfold all across North America. As for the City of Champions where...

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