Editorial & Opinion

Letter: DQ Miracle Treat Day moving to October

Each year, Dairy Queen stores across Canada participate in Miracle Treat Day, a day where net proceeds from every Blizzard Treat purchased are donated to local children’s hospitals and support children in need of care. […]

Editorial & Opinion

Letter: Legion expresses thanks to members and businesses for assistance aiding displaced residents

On the morning of 30 June 2021, I received a call for assistance from Cde Tina Gougeon to open the Legion for the displaced residents due to the devastating St Jean Baptiste Church fire.  My trusted volunteers sprang into action, I can not thank enough the following people for their assistance… […]

Editorial & Opinion

Letter: GSACRD should rename Grandin school Chief Dale McFee School

Edmonton Police Chief Dale McFee is a very positive role model. The Bishop Grandin School names are being removed by the Calgary, Edmonton, and St. Albert Catholic School Districts because of the late Bishop’s racism and participation in the terrible residential school scandal. […]

Editorial & Opinion

Letter: War Amps Key Tag Service Celebrates 75 Years

The War Amps begins its 2021 key tag mailing to Morinville residents this week with the theme “You Are a Part of What We Do,” marking the 75th anniversary of the Association’s Key Tag Service and paying tribute to the public for helping make it a success. […]

Editorial & Opinion

Letter: Canadian Armed Forces Day

Today marks an Anniversary, one in which brings joy, uncertainty and gratitude too many.   Today marks the Anniversary of D-Day, it also happens to be Canadian Armed Forces Day, June 6 2021.  […]

Editorial & Opinion

Letter: 2021 Minor Baseball Season Cancelled

As you may be aware, the GOA has implemented new COVID restrictions and those restrictions would prohibit youth sports until the earliest of May 25th 2021. The board had discussed and concluded it would be reasonable and attainable to postpone the season, resuming May 25th 2021. […]