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New Jets logo under scrutiny

New Jets logo under scrutiny

The Winnipeg Jets finally revealed their logo over the weekend and the TSN personalities of the world are praising it as the best piece of artwork ever seen.
Natural gas is not a solution for climate change

Natural gas is not a solution for climate change

Can a fossil fuel help us avoid the harmful effects of other fossil fuels? It's a question that's come up lately as natural gas is eyed as a cleaner alternative to oil and coal.
CRTC a dinosaur in need of extinction

CRTC a dinosaur in need of extinction

There are often good reason for rules and regulations in our world. They help define a structure which ensures some order in areas of our collective lives. That said some institutions simply no longer make sense and should be abandoned.
Letter to the Editor - Farmers pay should decide

Letter to the Editor - Farmers pay should decide

Dear Editor: You pay for the operations of the CWB. You run it through your elected directors. You should decide its future.
Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

Blowhard Dalton McGuinty creates Ontario wind power
Plan to attend gardening show

Plan to attend gardening show

Wasn't the weather last week unbelievable? Tuesday alone took about a week's energy out of our plants; they went from looking lush to looking heat-struck all in that one day.
But the Preacher didn't mean to shoplift

But the Preacher didn't mean to shoplift

The muddle rose from my decision to add colour to our washroom. The room, and everything in it, is white as a Saskatchewan blizzard.
Letter to the Editor - Concerns over new Manor rules

Letter to the Editor - Concerns over new Manor rules

Dear Editor: As we go through life we never hope and dream to one day be living in a long term care facility, but for many of us, that becomes our reality.
Lobbyists have shifted to the right

Lobbyists have shifted to the right

A friend of mine got me thinking about how dramatically lobbying has shifted in Saskatchewan. At issue was an inquiry he had received from the Canadian Taxpayers' Federation about becoming a CTF member for its annual fee of $150.
Just a farmer

Just a farmer

One of my favourite photos was a drive-by shooting. Pedal-by, more correctly. The sun had just clambered up the eastern sky as my vintage five-speed and I pedaled past a farm lane.