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More or Less: Chronicles capture RCMP cadet life

More or Less: Chronicles capture RCMP cadet life

Opinion: As we celebrate National Police Week, it is important to recognize the role RCMP, as well as our city police, play in our lives.
Editorial: the need for helping Ukraine continues

Editorial: the need for helping Ukraine continues

Editorial: For those who have remained in Ukraine, there are shortages of food, water and most of the necessities of life, not to mention many have nowhere left to live.
Editorial: The Centennial Cup is finally here

Editorial: The Centennial Cup is finally here

The end of May will offer a lot of excitement for the community and our guests. An editorial on the Centennial Cup starting today.
Column: The respect should always be there for those who are there for us

Column: The respect should always be there for those who are there for us

May has become a month for showing respect for first responders and front-line health workers. A column.
Column: The Oscars of the newspapers world

Column: The Oscars of the newspapers world

"No red carpets or insane gala outfits. We all dropped our daily buzzing around, which we do in an effort to cover it all and deliver the news to our audiences, and got together to learn the names of 2021 SWNA awards winners. It was a little moment of celebration for people, most of whom work endless hours days and nights just because journalism is their calling." An opinion piece on recent Mercury's awards.
Opinion: Poll gauges views on matters of morality in Canada

Opinion: Poll gauges views on matters of morality in Canada

More than two-thirds of Canadians see contraception, divorce, sex between unmarried people and having children out of wedlock as morally acceptable, survey finds.
Column: What would you pay for that?

Column: What would you pay for that?

More to garage sales than meets the eye
Editorial: Police officers are vital to communities

Editorial: Police officers are vital to communities

National Police Week will be observed across Canada from May 15 to 21. This special week to recognize the efforts of law enforcement officers began in 1970 as a way for the police to connect with their communities and to increase awareness about the services they provide.
From Where I Stand: The sky's the limit

From Where I Stand: The sky's the limit

Creation works in marvellous ways we don't always fully understand.
Opinion: Canadians spending less time cooking as pandemic wanes

Opinion: Canadians spending less time cooking as pandemic wanes

Fewer people abiding by Canada’s Food Guide recommendation to “put away distractions like the TV or electronics” while eating: poll.