To the Editor;

Re: Nathan Cooper’s article entitled “We have waited long enough”; Dec. 7, 2016.

In the Dec. issue, Mr. Cooper is using the Fraser Institute to bolster the argument that private health is the solution to our health care problems in Alberta.

However, the Fraser Institute and Mr. Cooper fail to mention all the problems associated with private health care in America. For example, health care costs in the States are more than twice the cost, per capita, than in Canad

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To the Editor:

I’d like to thank Mr. Shearlaw for the guidelines on Letters to the Editor (‘That’s Life,’ January 18). It seems that this section of the Capital has been taken over in the last few months by a number of unpaid but semi-regular corrrespondents who use up half a page to harangue about politics and problems at large.

Yes, Mr. Trump is a peculiar choice for President. Yes, Mr. Trudeau is unpopular out here, and he probably deserves it. Yes, electing the NDP ma

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To the Editor;

Thank you, Brian, for writing your letter the Editor titled “Attention: Red Deer County landowners.” Bringing this to the attention of the Red Deer County farmers and landowners is important and something I should have done three years ago.

We had the same thing happen to us, a sudden and steep land tax increase from Red Deer County. We have a quarter of land that has been in our family for over 100 years, it is a far more sentimental piece of property than it is usabl

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To the Editor;
Last spring I received our land taxes, I noticed what I thought was a huge mistake. Our taxes on one of our properties has gone up 923% (yes, that’s nine hundred and twenty three per cent). I went into their office to point out this mistake to the assessor. She said no, this land is now considered residential. I said that can’t be - no one has ever lived on this land, it’s two kms off the road. There are no services and it is landlocked by other properties. Well,

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