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Parties should pay their own way

Governments spend money on all kinds of foolish things from robotic Christmas trees, to beer growlers to pensions for former members of Parliament who...

Emperor Brad Wall needs new clothes

Dear Editor: There is a fairy tale called The Emperor’s New Clothes. In the story, the emperor is a vain man and always wants the...

Pool owner questions city’s actions

Dear Editor: This letter is in regards to the article in the Melville Advance on July 24; the article about the woman who feels the...

Canada’s monetary toolbox almost empty

Troy Media - What are we to make of the Bank of Canada’s recent decision to trim its short-term policy interest rate by another...

High government wages contribute to poor economy

What kind of a mess is our province now dealing with? Resignations from the political party that leads the province, lawsuits, wage freezes and...

Govt ads must deliver substance

Each week more than 1,000 English and French community newspapers just like the Melville Advance go about the business of telling stories that matter...

Big changes for Sask. Tories

Even before a single ballot is cast in the Oct. 19 election, you can expect big changes when it comes to who represents you...

Who’s footing the bill?

Are you sick of it yet? The election campaign that is. After nearly a month of hearing election talk – and still another more...

CTF “15 for 2015” election wish list

The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) has released its top 15 policy wish list for the 2015 federal election. “We believe these policies — some small,...

RCMP members deserve honours for their role in protecting Parliament

Why was the story re-written? The account of the Parliament Hill attack last Oct. 22 when Michael Zehaf-Bibeau stormed Parliament Hill with the intent...

Provincial News

Broadview Union Hospital Emergency Department Update

This important public service announcement is for residents of the area serviced by the Broadview Union Hospital.Due to the inability to provide...