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Tower has historic value

A 'well-done' run!


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Remembering heroes Keeping eeping
In Touchouch
Unpaid leave to What From the Runs were a In T
care for seriously started with Publisher’s Desk handful of Beyond the Blue
by GEORGE VANDERBURG
ill relative an idea is Dana McArthur riders with by Royboy by GEORGE VANDERBURG
MLA Whitecourt-Ste. Anne
MLA Whitecourt-Ste. Anne
now a teddy bears
tradition in strapped to
Letter to the Editor Edson. This week we tip their bikes. They deliver
those bears to hospitals,
our hats to the Annual Toy
Run and the Edson Lions children’s homes, or My
and Kinettes Club who wherever children were in ViewPoint
There is also fears, according organize it. need. by Adrienne Tait
to the Wildrose, that the NDP
Building Canada Plan There was a good turnout There were enough toys
may be pulling funding for for the parade of donated to literally pack the
self-managed care. Self- motorcycles and if you bus full.
managed care allows weren't outside, but near the Edson Lion's / Kinette's
Tip greater flexibility in parade route, you surely Toy Run has not only West Yellowhead MLA Robin Campbell
meeting individual
of needs and certainly heard them on July 8 in enriched the lives of
Edson.
children in the area (along
was of benefit in my
the Hat mother’s care. any brand or size of street- with the Kinette's Christmas Letter to the Editor Policy
Riders and passengers of
Hampers) ...it has the
legal motorcycle were all secondary benefit of The Weekly Anchor welcomes letters to the editor.
welcomed and encouraged helping eradicate the ‘bad All letters are published at the discretion of the editor-
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The Weekly Anchor welcomes Toy Runs began in the motorcycling. length and libel. Letters published do not necessarily the NDP invoking closure on Man in the
letters to the editor. 1970s in the States, Canada, A toy donated by a rider reflect the policies or beliefs of this newspaper. All debate for Bill 6 despite
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and libel. Letters published do not necessarily reflect the worldwide. The first Toy worthy cause. —Well done! published. 30,000 Albertans who are
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Riding Update: DBRS warns yet another credit downgrade Independent seniors’ advocate needed Hello again… Robin Campbell, MLA

West Yellowhead

for Alberta is “likely”: warns Wildrose to fix long-term care: Eggen by Carlo Klemm

OP/ED
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Member of the
The NDP should take steps to reduce “The NDP is provoking these credit-rating statement as being good news for Alberta. Edson & District Chamber & Keeping In Toucheeping In Touch
spending with credit-rating agency DBRS agencies by refusing to take any real steps to “We've said for a long time that this From the Evansburg/Entwistle Chamber by GEORGE VANDERBURG
by GEORGE VANDERBURG
MLA Whitecourt-Ste. Anne
Fall statement shows federal gov’t borrowing additional $32 billion warning that yet another credit downgrade get Alberta's finances under control,” Finance Minister is in way over his head, Publisher’s Desk MLA Whitecourt-Ste. Anne
Dana McArthur
for Alberta is “likely” due to the province's
Wildrose Leader Brian Jean said. “Another
skyrocketing debt and deficit, the Wildrose credit downgrade – our sixth in just two and today is more evidence of that,”
Fildebrandt said. “This government has
Jim Eglinski Official Opposition said today. years – would severely hurt borrowing rates decided that even the theoretical pretence of
and core government services. The NDP
In a stark warning issued Friday, DBRS
balancing the budget isn't in line with their
Riding Update:
Views & News MP Yellowhead said “in the absence of a sustained needs to get serious about how the endless ideology, and so they will borrow with
string of downgrades and warnings will hurt
reckless abandon until the next government
improvement in fiscal resolve, a downgrade
by Deanna Mitchener of the long term ratings by one notch within working Alberta families.” has to make the hard choices in cleaning up
the next year is likely.” Another credit Wildrose Shadow Finance Minister Derek their mess.”
downgrade would equal six in just two years Fildebrandt said he's dismayed Finance According to new information from
under the NDP's watch. Minister Joe Ceci tried to spin the DBRS statistics Canada, Alberta lost 11,000 full- Rob Conservative
time jobs last month.
Merrifield
Member of Parliament for Yellowhead iews
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