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Feb 28, 2024

The trucker protest in Ottawa

My opinion on the recent ruling by a federal judge related to the trucker protest in Ottawa.

Feb 21, 2024

Sometimes I wonder what goes through people minds. 

I’m not a huge social media person. Facebook, in my opinion, is a cesspool of negativity.

Feb 14, 2024

Buddy was the most wonderful man I have ever met.

While you are all celebrating Valentine’s Day today with the people you love, I’ll be remembering one man in my life I loved beyond words.

Feb 7, 2024

Prevalence of kindness and decency

When you live in a small town the people in it truly become your tribe.

Jan 31, 2024

Celebrating the newspaper

Let’s celebrate the newspaper and its role in the past and future of our community. 94 years is a long time being your source for local news!

Jan 24, 2024

Perils of Social Media

Recently I posted on my Facebook the following statement...

Jan 17, 2024

Thank you Isabel Russell

I have to tell you that the death of Ms. Isabel Russell rocked me to my core.

Dec 20, 2023

The last editorial of 2023

I believe that 2024 is going to be a huge year for our industry and I can’t wait to see it unfold.

Dec 13, 2023

Shop Local Cards and subscription update

Get your SHOP LOCAL cards in by this Friday at 3 p.m. and a reminder that most subscriptions are coming due in January.

Dec 6, 2023

The last of my babies is growing up

I’m trying to enjoy every second of my lasts with Quinn, from Christmas as a teenager to all the experiences that come from being a grade 12 student gearing up for gradation.

Nov 29, 2023

Pass it on Project - Mrs. Claus’ Dinner Out

One day I was scrolling through social media and saw a post about the Christmas Giving.

Nov 22, 2023

FCSS Hamper Project

I am sure everyone can agree things are tough for a lot of people.

Nov 15, 2023

Six years ago

I came across this editorial that I wrote exactly six years ago...

Nov 8, 2023

Volunteering in the community

I learned that volunteering, even in difficult situations, can fill your soul with joy. 

Nov 1, 2023


Traditions are really memories. Memories that for one moment make you smile and just be happy that you had them.

Oct 25, 2023

I love strong women

When I look back on my life and the women who have shaped it, I see that I am drawn to those women who are mavericks.

Oct 18, 2023

Thinking about mortality

Thinking about mortality and what makes for a life well-lived and well-loved.

Oct 11, 2023

Out of the office for small business week

I could not do this without the unbelievable support of our business community. They have stuck with this paper in good times and bad, and have pulled us through some pretty dark days.

Oct 4, 2023

Bear Attack

Last Friday two hikers died in the Red Deer River Valley from a bear attack. The couple were hiking when the event took place.

Sept 27, 2023

Buddy, the Pass Herald and the AWNA

I talk about Buddy a lot in my editorials. I talk about him because, quite frankly, he was one of the most important people in my life.

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