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The Page – August 12, 2020

Sturgeon Lake just west of Valleyview is one of the latest lakes to get a warning about blue- green algae blooms. Not only is there the toxic algae (cyanobacteria), there is also a warning about swimming at Williamson Provincial Park…
The Page – August 5, 2020

Change your vehicle license plates. Ride A bicycle. Take public transit. Those are suggestions from British Columbia premier John Horgan to any Albertans thinking of holidays in that fine province.Apparently, some Albertans vacationing in BC have been harassed by the…
The Page – July 29, 2020

Online comments regarding the Edmonton Eskimo name change are far and away in favour of keeping the Eskimo name.Usually, the often named “angry mob” is blamed for causing all kinds of uproar on the social media.Everything we’ve seen so far…
The Page – July 22, 2020

As a sort of “sign of the times” once again the Edmonton Eskimos football team is thinking about changing their name.A few years ago, the team did some research and surveys, and found that most people, including many Inuit, didn’t…
The Page – July 15, 2020

Whatever disease or infection that has taken hold in our neighbouring country to the south, we sure hope it doesn’t catch on here in Canada.Across our great big country, we have our tussles between Conservatives and Liberals and sometimes NDP.…
The Page – July 8, 2020

There’s lots of good things about sports. Exercise. Excitement. Achievement. And you get to know a lot about people.For instance, lots of people would never know what a millionaire looks like if it weren’t for pro sports. * * *…
The Page – July 1, 2020

The May long weekend long past is traditionally the start of summer in northern Alberta country.These days, of course, with so many people getting into the “cottage country” experience summer for many starts weeks earlier. Trimming bushes. Cleaning up fallen…
The Page – May 20, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic!Talk about coincidence!Maybe it should be blamed on Toronto!Last year, the Toronto Raptors won the NBA championship for the first time in history.Flash forward one year, and COVID-19 is crippling the world, the remainder of the NBA season…
The Page – April 29, 2020

Here’s a Tip of the Page Hat to Lesser Slave Lake MLA Pat Rehn, and Peace River MLA Dan Williams.Rehn especially was rarely seen during the past year. Lately though, and particularly with all the phone-in conferences happening during these…
The Page – April 22, 2020

Flip a coin if you wish. Which would you rather have – a reasonably high chance of getting COVOD-19, or a much lower chance, but with a catch?The catch being, social distancing, working from home, possibly. If no job, or…