Russell Wangersky: the nature of policy

Russell Wangersky: the nature of policy

Sometimes there's more to news than what catches the eye. Russell Wangersky, the Opinions Editor of The Telegram , reports on the seen and unseen each Tuesday and Saturday in his column. You can reach Russell at rwanger@thetelegram.com.

The road to ruin

Updated on May 12, 2014 - It has only been his brushes with controversy that have landed premier-to-be Frank Coleman media hits in recent weeks.

Before ‘The Last Post’

Before ‘The Last Post’

Updated on August 04, 2014 - With the caribou statue over his shoulder, Jim Prowse stares out over No Man’s Land and the Beaumont-Hamel battlefield


Route 60 needs major work

Updated at 03:32 - We may never know the real reason why the provincial government and our town are at odds about maintenance on our main road. While...

Out with the old, in with the new

Updated on August 20, 2014 - I was downtown a week or so ago and ended up in a club where a ridiculously talented musician was serenading the patrons.


Peter Jackson

Prisons under pressure

Updated on August 16, 2014 - “Staff visits to (Correctional Service of Canada) facilities across the country confirm that access to health care, particularly...

Pam Frampton

He fought the law and the law won

Updated on August 19, 2014 - There was an interesting little test last month of changes to the Highway Traffic Act — and in this case, the act won.


Russell Wangersky

Fracking — yes or no?

Updated on August 16, 2014 - Hydraulic fracturing — fracking — uses high-pressure liquid and chemicals to break apart rock deep underground to release natural...


Randy Simms

When only memories remain

Updated on August 16, 2014 - I’m not at the age yet where the obituaries have become a regular diminishing ledger for friends, acquaintances and former...

Russell Wangersky

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