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Îethka Voices: Trump’s presidency underscores deeply rooted racism in the United States and Canada

Îethka Voices: Trump’s presidency underscores deeply rooted racism in the United States and Canada

President Donald Trump’s defeat was celebrated around the world. This was heartening to witness because hate is a powerful motivator.

Councillor's Column: Reflections on Cochrane Council’s Term

As we count down the days of 2020 and all the challenges that have followed, I think it may be a good opportunity to reflect on some Council term highlights I’m quite proud of, as well as some legitimate reasons for future optimism in the Town
EDITORIAL: COVID-19 health measures a matter of balance

EDITORIAL: COVID-19 health measures a matter of balance

Albertans received tough news on Tuesday, learning that more health measures are being introduced to help curb the spread of COVID-19.
COFFEE WITH WARREN: COEXIST with love and respect

COFFEE WITH WARREN: COEXIST with love and respect

Years ago I came across a poster that read, “I like you. You’re different.
COFFEE WITH WARREN: Laptop grief? Moore’s the pity!

COFFEE WITH WARREN: Laptop grief? Moore’s the pity!

This week is the birthday of our older son, Reg Harbeck , an Information Technology consultant.
COLUMN: Your Town Council is taking bold steps to end the traffic gridlock in Cochrane

COLUMN: Your Town Council is taking bold steps to end the traffic gridlock in Cochrane

If there is one thing that most residents of Cochrane can agree on, it is that traffic congestion is a major frustration.
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Draft Budget 2021 – 2023

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Draft Budget 2021 – 2023

I would recommend anyone read at least the budget overview to become informed about how council is spending your tax dollars, trust me, it is enlightening to know some details.
COFFEE WITH WARREN: Praising truth in era of fake

COFFEE WITH WARREN: Praising truth in era of fake

In view of the current tug of war between truth and political rhetoric, I’m revisiting a column I first published on Jan. 4, 2018, especially relevant at this critical time.
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thank You for Making Cochrane Culture Days Come Alive!

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thank You for Making Cochrane Culture Days Come Alive!

Thank You for Making Cochrane Culture Days Come Alive!
COLUMN: Completing the virtual “Marathon Triple Crown”- Boston, London and New York

COLUMN: Completing the virtual “Marathon Triple Crown”- Boston, London and New York

At 8 am on Sunday, Oct. 25th I was at the start line of the virtual New York marathon with running buddies Paul and Wayne and the temperature was -25C (-31C wind chill).