Dear Editor,

Nothing should surprise us from our PM, he has never seen A Billion he didn’t want to give to some country where it will disappear into some despot’s Swiss bank account. The latest is $845 Million to the WHO which shilled for the Chinese government over COVID-19, instead of increased funding there should be none. The sad fact is all of these funds are borrowed which future generations will have to pay back and present generations will suffer reduced services because of d

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Dear Editor,

By and large, politics is akin to screaming in a vacuum. It may be that the issues are not worth debating, I mean who really cares about road bans and utilities, chickens and bylaws? Presumably the council does, but what purpose can the council serve or how much do they really care if there is no debate and every motion receives near unanimous support? I am not writing about our county council, I am speaking of our provincial legislature. Debate is the only means by which some ideas

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To the Editor:

Re: Trochu Food Bank

It seems that someone in the community has been spreading a rumour that the Trochu & District Inter Church Food Bank (aka Trochu Food Bank) has been closed.

As long as I have been associated with The Trochu Food Bank (8.5 years), it has never been closed. If someone in our area is in need of food, that person can call the Trochu Town office (403-442-3085), and the staff will contact us.

From there, we contact the client. Afterwords, we deliver the food to

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To the Editor:

I had the misfortune of a fall just before Easter which resulted in some bleeding, not wanting to be a burden I waited until Monday to contact the clinic, I was told by Chris the nurse practitioner to immediately go to the lab for blood work. I did and the lab technician, Lorry recognized that something was wrong as I wouldn’t quit bleeding. She asked me to stay while they processed the blood and then led me to emergency. I was examined by an intern Doctor who was extremely

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