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Column: Learning to remember

Column: Learning to remember

Today is a day I will wear black pants, a nice shirt with a poppy and reflect. Sure, I will be at the office as Remembrance Day services have been rightfully curtailed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Fond memories of a genuine man

Fond memories of a genuine man

I remember the first time I walked into Foothills County council chambers to cover a meeting. I felt like a deer in headlights and tried to hide my nerves as best I could, finding the media table and taking a seat.
Editorial: Okotoks being watched

Editorial: Okotoks being watched

Okotoks is being watched, but not necessarily in a good way. However, that can all change if the community can rally and get its COVID-19 numbers down. Premier Jason Kenney announced on Nov.
Editorial: Nov. 11 is a day to reflect

Editorial: Nov. 11 is a day to reflect

The upcoming Remembrance Day will be different, but it will be an important one to remember. The ceremony was originally scheduled for the Pason Centennial Arena on Nov.
Column: Be sure to treat yourself right

Column: Be sure to treat yourself right

Rhea Jones' monthly column Dear Mom and Dad
Letter: Mandatory masks bylaw doesn’t add up

Letter: Mandatory masks bylaw doesn’t add up

Dear Editor, I have been an Okotoks resident for 22 years and live here for the ‘small town’ mentality. Soooo, disappointed now that town council has fallen for the ‘big town’ politics with new bylaw of mandatory masks.
Editorial: Time to mask up for Okotoks

Editorial: Time to mask up for Okotoks

Masks have gone beyond being part of a Halloween costume. Okotoks went past 15 COVID active cases on Oct.
Column: Getting off the QE II Highway

Column: Getting off the QE II Highway

Dick Nichols' monthly column Business Beat
Editorial: Rural municipalities helping oil and gas sector

Editorial: Rural municipalities helping oil and gas sector

Letter: Civic duty should not to include fear of others

Letter: Civic duty should not to include fear of others

Dear Editor, I read with interest the Letter to the Editor last week titled ‘\ COVID protection is a community concern .