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If First Nations want to develop their economies, why don’t they just privatize?

Because of Indian Act land restrictions, some critics believed that privatizing reserve lands would allow First Nations to become economically self-reliant. This included the Harper government, which proposed the First Nations Private Property Ownership Act (FNPPOA).

Progressive housing policies – and support for them – needed

There is an oft quoted definition of insanity that equates it with doing the same action over and over again and expecting a different result.
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EDITORIAL: Parking woes may never go away

Popularity is a double edged sword, especially when success as a tourism-based economy depends on people coming to our valley.
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After 40 years, some things never change

The mines may have closed 40 years ago, but the hearts and welcoming embrace of what Canmore was and has always been, remains as strong as ever. Canmore’s strength is its people and that will never change.

Building community takes courage, not outrage

It seems like these days instead of debating an issue or idea, some are instead focused on attacking the character and motives of those who are the forefront of trying to create a better community for everyone. Ad hominem ad nauseum if you will.

The world needs Canada now more than ever

The world is an increasingly stressful and overwhelming place these days. While social media claims to be bringing us closer toghether, it is also creating deep divides within our communities and across the entire planet.