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OPINION: Liberals refuse to support next generation of farmers

OPINION: Liberals refuse to support next generation of farmers

Foothills MP John Barlow says cuts to 4-H Canada are the latest sign that the federal government doesn’t care about farmers.
Stop the misinformation wildfire

Stop the misinformation wildfire

Thomas Jefferson famously said that if he had to choose between having government but no newspapers or newspapers with no government, he would choose the latter.
COLUMN: I’m learning to do the pothole slalom

COLUMN: I’m learning to do the pothole slalom

Condition of Deerfoot Trail at this time of year is shocking — in more ways than one.
LETTER: Different attitude toward deer in Okanagan

LETTER: Different attitude toward deer in Okanagan

Former Okotokian is happy to have Okotoks send its deer to his new home in Penticton.
EDITORIAL: Location is everything, EV chargers included

EDITORIAL: Location is everything, EV chargers included

Drivers charging their EVs can't frequent shops and restaurants if there aren't any nearby.
Rob Shaw: B.C. cuts deal with Meta, leaving local media in the dust amid wildfires

Rob Shaw: B.C. cuts deal with Meta, leaving local media in the dust amid wildfires

Premier David Eby's standoff with Facebook over local news access amid wildfires reveals a controversial deal that may impact public safety in British Columbia
LETTER: Isolated subdivisions have no place in Foothills County

LETTER: Isolated subdivisions have no place in Foothills County

Many residents will voice concerns over Highfield and Rowland Acres Area Structure Plan east of Aldersyde at hearing on May 28.
LETTER: Situation called for a little traffic control

LETTER: Situation called for a little traffic control

I counted no less than 12 firefighters and police officers literally standing around in a circle, talking. 
COLUMN: Times are good when traffic is tops

COLUMN: Times are good when traffic is tops

Okotokians feel safe in their town, but would like to see increased traffic enforcement.
COLUMN: Trudeau shouldn’t be surprised we have a housing crisis

COLUMN: Trudeau shouldn’t be surprised we have a housing crisis

Was this million-plus swath of humanity that’s just arrived on our soil supposed to sleep under some nearby bridge? 
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