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Who has more rights — the criminal or the victim?

Who has more rights — the criminal or the victim? By Laura Bohnert Social media has been astir recently with the debate between…

Are long-term care facilities becoming the latest forum for human cruelty?

By Laura Bohnert Deciding that a loved one needs the services of a long-term care facility is challenging enough, but what if that…

Rant & Rave

RANT: I would really like the person who took my son’s shoes from the Allan & Jean Millar Centre in the last two…

Is the memorial to the victims of communism merely the latest symbol of political power?

By Laura Bohnert In the last century, nearly 100 million people died under the ruthlessness of communist regimes. Mass killings, man-made famines, displacements…

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Above & Beyond

My daughter and 3 grandkids moved back to Whitecourt from New Brunswick with nothing, but thanks to a whole lot of wonderful people in Whitecourt…

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Google Street View’s Horse-Boy makes dramatic reappearance

Google Street View’s Horse-Boy makes dramatic reappearance

After four years underground, the mysterious half boy, half horse is suddenly spotted far from his…

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Carrick on money: Will millenials ruin parents’ retirement dreams?

The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by…

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