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Mac Olsen February 5 was Safer Internet Day and I came across an interesting article at CTVNews.ca about improving your online access. The article, by Amanda Coletta, emphasizes that despite high-profile data breaches, many online users are not doing enough…

Joe McWilliams Play to your strengths, they say. Around here, it’s fishing. Fishing and camping, let’s say. If you want to promote more tourist visits, those would seem to be the sensible areas of focus. Lesser Slave Lake comes rather…

Mac Olsen The entertainment industry, worldwide, should reassess how it provides content for consumers, given two incidents where someone’s grief has been exploited. One of those incidents involves the Irish short film, ‘Detainment’, which is based on the brutal murder…

To the Editor:   There are many of us who fail to understand why the people of Alberta advocate so strenuously for pipeline action. Most recently, our Premier Notley has now added her voice to the demand that Canada’s Prime…

Richard Froese As we enter 2019, each of us reflects on the past 12 months and ponders what the new year will bring. The year will be busy on the political front. Voters head to the polls for a provincial…

The Canadian government and all other governments should renounce all diplomatic and economic ties with Red China, given that country’s flagrant human rights abuses and cowardly use of civilians for its own interests. I use the Cold War reference of…

Tom Henihan Jason Kenney condemns anyone who has attempted to resolve Alberta’s pipeline impasse between the Federal Government, the Government of B.C. and the environmental movement. The anti-pipeline expansion activists are okay with oil flowing into Canada from elsewhere such…

Mac Olsen In a recent op-ed piece in the Edmonton Journal, Andrew Coyne took on the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) for a self-promotional TV commercial aired during the recent NFL wild card weekend. “You don’t think about CPP…

Jeff Burgar I enjoyed the CBC television news report on Edmonton’s New Year’s Eve fireworks. In case you missed this job of on-the-spot reporting, the CBC story all had to do with the City of Edmonton rescheduling its annual fireworks…