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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
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Plane crash-lands near Ponoka
Fans support Rebels

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

Opinion: Remembrance Day and its importance

Shen considering Remembrance Day and its message

  • Nov 6, 2018

Column: Offering thanks to STAR Catholic school communities

Ponoka’s STAR Catholic trustee Dan Svitich offers thanks for September and October

  • Nov 6, 2018

Lest we forget

The importance of Remembrance Day

  • Nov 5, 2018

Sometimes bad things happen

But it’s always good when we can walk away and tell the story

Get the facts before jumping to conclusions

One person’s opinion isn’t necessarily the entire story

POEM: Simply put, I drink coffee black

A Ponoka News reader penned this poem about drinking coffee, enjoy.

Opinion: Trade deal a good deal for Canadians

Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs speaks to the recent trade agreement for Canada

  • Oct 19, 2018

COLUMN: Life of a rancher’s wife is not typical

When it comes to being married to a rancher, it’s an interesting life

  • Oct 16, 2018

Hammertime: Minor hockey still going strong in Ponoka

Looking back at the old days of minor hockey in Ponoka

  • Oct 16, 2018

Orr: A stable Alberta economy means stable households

Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr says Alberta is not being taken care of, and neither are its residents

  • Oct 16, 2018

Hammertime: We have no control over Mother Nature

Albertans show they’re willing to help others out, no matter the weather conditions

  • Oct 10, 2018

Give firefighters their due…they’ve earned it

Thank a firefighter during Fire Prevention Week