The Alberta Order of Excellence is the highest honour the Province of Alberta can bestow on a citizen of this Province. Members of the Order are citizens who have gone above and beyond to serve Albertans. The Order reflects the diversity and breadth of achievement of all Albertans.

If you know someone, or know someone who might know someone, who knows a remarkable Albertan who has made significant contributions to the lives of other Albertans and deserves to be considered for this honour, please

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Moonlight Madness is Friday, December 1, so I hope you get some sleep the night before so you can enjoy the late night shopping in Three Hills.

Check pages nine through 16, in this issue, for the Moonlight Madness specials. It’s always a good time.

Christmas in Nashville goes Saturday, December 2, at the Trochu Hall. Tickets are still available ay Adam B. Young Insurance until 4 pm today, November 29. Raffle tickets for the $5,000 trip voucher and $1,000 voucher or cash will be on sale up

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Christmas comes but once a year and it’s almost here. I know, I know, it’s not even December yet, but let’s face it, the commercial side of Christmas get its start earlier and earlier each year.

Now I realize that this old world has changed a lot since I was a kid. I mean, my dad passed away 30 years ago and I often think about how he would react to the way things are today.

I know that online shopping is growing like wildfire. I also know that Big Box stores and regionalizatio

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Remembrance Day is upon us once again. Many of us will attend services. Some will pause in silence in their homes. Others will scratch their heads and roll their eyes at the thought of paying any form of respect to those who have served our great nation.

I had cause to flip back to my 2013 That’s Life Remembrance Day column and I felt that I would like to share it with you again. It brings back a lot of memories for me and stirs up a lot of emotions. We all have our own stories. This one i

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