To the Editor:
RE: National Doctors' Day, March 30.
Following a review of health care in Alberta, the Health Quality Council released a report in February that has precipitated much dialogue about the current state of the provincial health-care system and where it's headed. Two of those town hall health-care discussions happened in Calgary and Edmonton, on March 6 and 12, respectively. However, there have been far fewer opportunities for rural communities to be engaged in not only these larger c

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Dear Editor;
We went to see the "Joseph, and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" last Friday... I have been to see live plays in London, but this one was above my wildest expectations for a small town! We were spell-bound, and the actors were all having a great time as they performed, which made it more enjoyable to watch! But, we had to admit that there was no one else that could've fit the Pharaoh/Elvis part better than the one that was 'chosen,' Dan Forester! You stole the show!! What an enjoy

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To the Editor;
Springtime walks with the family - what a relaxing way to spend time together. However, persons who do not obey or respect posted "NO TRESPASSING" signs, for whatever reason, please be reminded you could be at risk for placing yourself in danger without knowledge of such. They are placed for your safety, including animals you may or may not have on a leash. This also means quads, bikes, etc.
Play it safe, read, relax. Please may I remind you every time you choose to ignore what yo

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To the Editor;
A few months ago, I noticed a poster asking for submissions regarding 'my town'. I missed that initial invitation but have been unable to get the topic out of my head. See, this is my town.
My husband and I met in Three Hills as students more than a decade ago. We studied, married, studied, found jobs, studied even more, began a family, and then... life changed and we moved west, honestly hoping never to live here again. Yet, somehow between babies, travel, business, homes, more

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