Columnists

Hammertime: Folks still love their community newspapers

Taking time to enjoy a newspaper and recognize those dedicated newspaper delivery kids

  • Aug 21st, 2018

Column: Voters have short memories

Remember when Alberta defaulted on loans in the 1930s? In this week’s MLA column

Opinion: Support community newspapers or they will dissapear

The importance of community newspapers cannot be overstated, in this week’s column

  • Aug 21st, 2018

Column: Government now planning cuts to carbon tax

MP Blaine Calkins speaks about federal government carbon tax turnaround

HAMMERTIME: A special place of kindness, care among natures finest

Taking some time with family at a place designed for family, in this week’s Hammertime

Buying and selling collectibles almost art form

You’d be surprised what’s worth money

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Lightning Over Ponoka 2018
Fans support Rebels

Hammertime: Ponoka Stampeder hockey tradition

Minor, junior and senior hockey in the region has a storied history for a lot of people

COLUMN: Has social media passed its peak?

Saul Klein at the University of Victoria writes about erosion of trust at Facebook and Twitter

  • Aug 2nd, 2018

COLUMN: Has social media passed its peak?

Saul Klein at the University of Victoria writes about erosion of trust at Facebook and Twitter

  • Aug 2nd, 2018

Column: Libraries are a benefit to all communities

Ponoka Jubilee Library provides many options for residents

Calkins: Looking at the Prime Minister’s cabinet shuffle

MP Blaine Calkins suggests the Liberal government is failing Canadians

Hammertime: Getting down to bear facts

Enjoying the wildlife spots while still staying safe in the Rocky Mountains

Hammertime: Importance of preservation and protection

This week’s Hammertime looks at RCMP service dogs and wildlife protection

  • Jul 18th, 2018

Hammertime: Summer fun brings show and shines, and bugs

Enjoying the many different aspects of the Alberta summer months.

  • Jul 10th, 2018

Hammertime: Enjoy the goodness of change

Remembering the good old days but moving into the future.

  • Jul 4th, 2018

Column: Looking at a busy year at STAR Catholic

STAR Catholic saw many milestones in the 2017-18 school year

  • Jun 27th, 2018

Orr: Less workers in WCB program, which means less people working

MLA Ron Orr takes on the NDP and what he calls a large tax burden

  • Jun 27th, 2018

Hammertime: Let loose for the Ponoka Stampede week

It’s time to buckle up for a busy Ponoka Stampede week

Hammertime: From tennis to pickle ball

Enjoying the fun sporting events, and now pickle ball, in this week’s Hammertime

  • Jun 5th, 2018