To the Editor;

First of all I would like to extend my sincere thanks to all the nominees for Kneehill County Council. Thank you as well for the dedicated service of each council member who decided to step down at this time.

Your June 28 Kneehill Council report described in some detail the public hearing held for the Municipal Development Plan (MDP). This is the most important planning document in the County. Two information sessions for comments on the draft MDP were held and I’m told a gr

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To the Editor;

In response to (Sept. 27 Capital).

In response to last week’s letter - “They continue to deny what is happening”, I would encourage the writer, in the future, to present a reasoned argument regarding climate change rather than attack people as “out of touch” or question their intelligence. This type of discourse does nothing to progress intelligent debate.

I don’t question climate change. It has always changed and always will. The question is wh

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To the Editor:
Perhaps The Capital should do a survey of people within the Kneehill District to see how many individuals are so, um, ah, “out of touch” with the reality of climate change as is last week’s submission (Letters, Sept. 20). I can’t believe that the writer speaks for many of the more scholarly individuals in that area.
It is true that, in an attempt to convince climate change deniers of the truth, some individuals will go to the opposite extreme. I have found th

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Dear Editor;

I am a blue-collar worker - a guy who gets his hands dirty on a daily basis - and I have a question for my fellow blue-collar workers:

At what point are we going to speak up and say to our governments, “ENOUGH!”?

We know that many politicians don’t support us, or the efforts of our families. Instead, they cling to their ideologies and misplaced personal beliefs, and then use these screwy values systems to control our lives.

All this political correctness is wearing

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