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EDITORIAL: When it comes to tourism, we need to build it back better

As a region that is economically driven by tourism, the Bow Valley has experienced a tumultuous 15 months during the COVID-19 pandemic. It is not the first time our economy has taken a hit due to circumstances beyond our control.

EDITORIAL: Action needed to address residential school legacy

The discovery of 215 children buried in unmarked graves at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School has disturbed and shocked many Canadians.

COMMENTARY: June brings condolences and thanks

COMMENTARY: June swirls the dial on our memory banks. The trick is to stop forgetting, start acknowledging and then find ways to metabolize the pain. With prayers of condolences and thanksgiving.

EDITORIAL: One chapter on TSMV closes in the community, but another opens

There was elation by many in the community after Canmore council denied the application for the Three Sisters Village area structure plan.

EDITORIAL: Culture change is necessary, messy and hard work

Over the past four weeks, the Rocky Mountain Outlook has delved into an investigative journalism series that looked specifically at the post-critical incident review process of the guiding industry in Canada.

OPINION: Federal-provincial co-operation a must in childcare

Federal-provincial cooperation a must in childcare Canada is the weakest investor in early learning and childcare among wealthy countries and, not surprisingly, we rate last in meeting early childhood development objectives.
Editorial Cartoon, May 13, 2021

Editorial Cartoon, May 13, 2021

EDITORIAL: Springtime in the Bow Valley means preparing for different risks

Spring is in the air in the Canadian Rockies. The crocuses are beginning to bloom and bears are out of their dens, marking this important seasonal transition for our flora and fauna.

EDITORIAL: Too little too late, or it's about time?

Albertans like to be the best, but earning the moniker of the COVID-19 hotspot in North America with the highest number of per capita cases is not an award we will be putting up on the mantle anytime soon.

OPINION: Paying attention to thoughts, words, actions

A year ago, I offered a Gratitude Goes Live online series via Zoom. The goal was to connect people to each other and find reasons to be grateful, even when COVID was separating us from our usual routines.