To the Editor;

Should a large Solar farm be considered Agriculture?

On August 21, 2018 Kneehill County’s Municipal Planning Committee (MPC) approved a Development Permit for a Solar Energy project that covers an entire quarter section (160 acres) of “prime” farmland approximately 2 miles North West of Three Hills. There are also plans on the table to at least double the size of that project!

It is important to note, that Kneehill County’s Municipal Planning Committee (MPC

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Dear Editor;

Euthanasia has now been legal in Canada for over two years. The numbers of people getting euthanized is rising at an alarming rate, while legal challenges look to expand eligibility even more. This is not without significant negative repercussions to health care and society in general.

The first half of 2018 saw a 30% increase in completed euthanasias in Canada compared to the prior six months.

Meanwhile palliative care is still unavailable for six of seven Canadians who need it. Is

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To the Editor

Re: To kill several rocks with one bird.

A local doctor recently wrote a letter entitled “Share my sentiments”, 9/26/18, condemning the letters written by an “ill informed non-resident”. The beauty of our democracy is that we all have a “right” to express our opinion as long as those opinions do not advocate violence and hatred towards others, or advocating the overthrow of our governments through violent means. We are “entitled” to e

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To the Editor;

We may not have it altogether, but together, we have it all. That about sums up what should be happening in our County today. However, that does not seem to be the attitude as of late.

I have a quote on my wall that says, and I quote: “Malicious obedience,” this is the tendency to do only as one is told by another, following the literal translation of their instructions. Generally, people are better served where they can participate in an honest, reasoned discussion wh

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