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Hammertime: Make Valentine’s Day a year-long deal

This week’s Hammertime celebrates the special Valentine’s Day

  • Feb 13, 2019

Hammertime: What will spring bring us, when it makes it here

Looking at the potential of spring, when it shows up, in this week’s Hammertime

  • Feb 6, 2019

COLUMN: Cut it out with the ‘Not all men’ argument

Gillette commercial can be a watershed moment for self-improvement

Hammertime: Canadians always share hockey skills with world

This week’s Hammertime reflects on the lessons passed on by Canadians to the world

  • Jan 16, 2019

Hammertime: It’s flu time and help is a shot away

This week’s Hammertime is all about the flu shot and taking care of yourself.

  • Jan 9, 2019
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OPINION: MLAs Ron Orr and Jason Nixon comment on Bighorn Country consultations

UCP MLA Jason Nixon penned a letter to Minister Shannon Phillips

OPINION: Trudeau’s carbon tax has arrived

MP Blaine Calkins takes on Prime Minister Trudeau’s carbon tax

  • Jan 3, 2019

Hammertime: Go easy on yourself with New Year’s resolutions

It’s great to make New Year’s resolutions but go easy on the plans, in this week’s Hammertime

  • Dec 31, 2018

Council’s Corner: A view from the Mayor’s chair

A bi-monthly column by the Mayor of Ponoka Rick Bonnett

  • Dec 28, 2018

Hammertime: Ringing in the New Year

This week’s Hammertime celebrates post-Christmas and the New Year

  • Dec 24, 2018

COLUMN: Merry Christmas from the STAR Catholic trustee

Ponoka STAR trustee Dan Svitich speaks to Christmas and the New Year

  • Dec 24, 2018

COLUMN: Alberta MLAs united on several issues

MLA Ron Orr was pleased to see all parties united in oil price issue

  • Dec 11, 2018

Hammertime: The hustle and bustle with today’s technology

Looking at how we used to function without fancy cellphones and tablets and other technology

  • Nov 21, 2018

COLUMN: Ponoka STAR Catholic trustee celebrates Catholic education

Dan Svitich speaks to the Catholic Education Sunday and benefits

  • Nov 16, 2018

Pastoral Ponderings: Free will and what that means for mankind

When looking at good and evil, except evil is just the absence of good

  • Nov 14, 2018

Hammertime: Today’s fashion trends may not suit the weather

Dress for the weather and stay warm, in this week’s Hammertime

  • Nov 13, 2018