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Jeff Burgar Political noise coming from our American neighbours continues to rise in volume. Democrats vs Republicans. Media vs Trump. Hollywood vs Trump. Liberals vs conservatives. Bureaucrats vs elected officials. Talking heads on TV news channels vs TV comedians. Democrat…

Tom Henihan Since the collapse of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War around 1991, Hollywood has had to go to great lengths to find a compelling nemesis that offered a creditable but entertaining threat to the…

Re: ‘Dabbing with dumb ideas’ editorial, Feb. 8 South Peace News. I am beginning to believe that the Alberta Medical Association is, like politicians in both parties down south, trying to cut its own throat. Limiting doctors to six patients…

Jeff Burgar High Prairie town council must be patted on the back. There are a couple of conditions to our congratulations, but all in all, council did the right thing. Our congratulations are because of a council decision Feb. 14.…

Jeff Burgar I have no clue: who are Byron Nelson or Richard Starke! As far as I am concerned, this is good. Of course, I also hope, they are not serial killers, pedophiles, bankruptees, religious fanatics, persons living from paycheque…

Jeff Burgar Former High Prairie mayor George Keay liked to describe Grande Prairie as “a giant black hole, sucking in everything in the Peace Country.” That was true 15 years ago, and is still true today. Yes, there are local…

Mac Olsen It was an historic moment, witnessing Donald Trump being sworn in as the 45th President of the United States on Jan. 20. The best part was listening to his speech, which was forthright and to the point. Trump…

Jeff Burgar It is entirely possible we will have more doctors in northern Alberta in places like High Prairie, Peace River and Slave Lake, if our provincial government follows through on the ideas floating around the past year or so.…

Katrina Owens I had an epiphany the other day that I am a downright proud nasty woman. You heard it here first! And I stand with my other nasty gals all over the world, especially those down in the States.…

Re: Jeff Hastie’s letter to editor, Jan. 18 South Peace News. Jeff Hastie, I did not call Trump a facist. I called him a carpet bagger. I believe a carpet bagger is more along the lines of a crook, and…

Jeff Burgar Should a tree have a vote? Should an elk or a wolf? How about a pipeline or a farm crop? That might sound ridiculous. It isn’t. Put another way, who really speaks for the natural environment? Who really…