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by Chris Clegg, Editor, South Peace News Stuart Orlando Scott died from cancer on Jan. 4, 2015. At the 2014 ESPY Awards he said the following while battling the dreaded disease: “I said, ‘I’m not losing! I’m still here! I’m…

Jeff Burgar Even if you have not tried all the options, throw money at a problem. In fact, when you haven’t even defined the problem, what the heck, throw money anyway! And best of all, you get the same ‘good’…

Jeff Burgar Have a good event and inevitably, there will be people wanting to do it all over again next year. It might be a music festival, a family picnic, a big sale at a store, or some kind of…

Mac Olsen So, the majority of Canadians have a low regard for President Donald Trump, if the results of the Pew Research Center’s survey are accurate. Their survey results mean nothing to me, as I have applauded Trump’s presidency from…

Chris Clegg, Editor, South Peace News “My life needs a rewind button!” It’s what I told a friend while reminiscing last week. Imagine having a second chance at something after realizing the mistake you made. A complete do-over, an Etch-a-Sketch…

Jeff Burgar It is crystal clear. If you don’t agree, you must not be listening. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced last week the reason we are not going to have election reform is because those nasty people, meaning Conservatives and…

Katrina Owens Littering might not seem like a huge issue to some, considering the recent terrorist attacks and political problems happening around the world as of late. However, here in a small town such as Slave Lake, I think littering…

Jeff Burgar A comment on the Internet recently was over a founder of Apple Computers [now known as Apple Inc.], the late Steve Jobs, was working on July 4, America’s national holiday. This is interesting. In America, here in Canada…

Chris Clegg The things we used to do when we were kids! One of the long forgotten memories resurfaced June 12 during a visit from author Cecile Gannon, author of The Cream Can Romance. Among her many interesting stories was…

Jeff Burgar For those not paying attention, we are now coming to the end of a grand experiment in politics. Sorry. We aren’t talking about the end of Wild Rose, or the Progressive Conservatives, as they debate joining together. Sorry,…

You gotta be kidding, right? I sent a variation of the letter that I sent to the South Peace News last week to the MLAs. And, exactly one MLA wrote back thanking me for my interest and giving me a…