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Thank you to those who serve


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of From the Alberta organ and tissue Rob Merrifield
Member of Parliament for Yellowhead
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Dana McArthur

Which road to choose? Longtime Edson resident and newspaper-man passes


We enjoy a lot of freedom in Canada. We are free
Robin Campbell, MLA to choose what we want to be, free to choose where
West Yellowhead we want to live, free to choose what we believe, free
to choose our leaders –we are free to choose most of Man in the
the things that affect our daily lives. Red Hat
But did you know that this freedom isn't really
Unpaid leave to free? Our military sons and daughters have paid the by Craig McArthur
My care for seriously price for the freedom we often seem to take for
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by Adrienne Tait Nearly one in ten Canadians who fought in the war Rob
Building Canada Plan did not return, and those who did, carried with them
the physical and emotional scars of terrible battles. Merrifield
The pages of our Remembrance Day edition, in the
middle of this newspaper, are filled with the faces of Member of Parliament for Yellowhead

Rob loved ones, many who gave their lives fighting for
our freedom. Take the time to look at each one.
Merrifield These are the people that we honor during
Member of Parliament for Yellowhead Remembrance Day, along with those who served,
and those who continue to serve our nation.
Views & News On November 11 at the Cenotaph beside the Edson Rob

by Deanna Mitchener Legion, and in the communities across the Merrifield
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The Weekly Anchor welcomes letters to the editor by email, and giving thanks. 2015 Canada Day
Member of Parliament for Yellowhead
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MLA Whitecourt-Ste. Anne
MP Yellowhead Let us reflect on the burden borne by GEORGE VANDERBURG MLA Whitecourt-Ste. Anne
MLA Whitecourt-Ste. Anne
MLA Whitecourt-Ste. Anne
By those who gave their very all
When asked to answer their country's call THE WEEKLY
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Then wear a poppy! Remember - and Give!”
excerpt: why wear a poppy
a local icon Letter to the Editor The Weekly Anchor welcomes letters to the editor by Serving Edson & Yellowhead County for 26 years
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After the electoral upset in May when Wednesday, November 18 at the Bring your hopes. Bring your appetite! not be published.
th
Albertans decisively tossed out the PC
dynasty founded by Peter Lougheed Galloway Station Museum in Edson And especially, bring your enthusiasm
and vision for conservatism in Alberta.
beginning at 7:00 PM. Everyone is
nearly half a century ago, some believe welcome to participate in Rob's talk and Rob looks forward to seeing you there!
we have taken a political hard left turn. the question and answer, meet and greet
However, Alberta staunchly resisted the Jim Eglinski
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