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Chevi Rabbit

Choose compassion and kindness during this unprecedented time

By Chevi Rabbit For Ponoka News This pandemic has truly exasperated so…

  • Mar 4, 2021
Emily Jaycox editorial

Working Parents Benefit may be welcome but is it wise?

More is needed to ensure women can re-enter the workforce

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Budget opinion: Cutting advanced education funding will stunt central Alberta growth

RDC offers certificates, diplomas, degrees, apprenticeship and continuing education programs

  • Feb 24, 2021
Emily Jaycox editorial

Responsible governments plan for disasters

What happened in Texas last week during the cold snap that left…

Emily Jaycox editorial
Editor of the Pipestone Flyer, Shaela Dansereau.

A funny story to keep you company this cold snap

To brighten a few moods, because I know it brightened mine when…

Editor of the Pipestone Flyer, Shaela Dansereau.
Editor of the Pipestone Flyer, Shaela Dansereau

DANSEREAU: It’s okay to not be okay

Opinion Editorial

  • Feb 12, 2021
Editor of the Pipestone Flyer, Shaela Dansereau
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Pam Hansen/WCPS Board Chair

School divisions raising concerns over changes to funding

Throughout Alberta, concerns over changes to how the Alberta Government funds early…

Pam Hansen/WCPS Board Chair
Emily Jaycox editorial

COLUMN: Expressions of the times

I’ve caught myself lately answering, “Oh, fair-to-middlin’” when people ask me how…

Emily Jaycox editorial
Caroline Vandreil

Change: an inciting incident

Stranded. Isolated. Alone. Facing change. In 1954, William Golding published his novel,…

Caroline Vandreil
Dan Svitich, local trustee

OPINION: Holding on to hope for 2021

“And after you have suffered for a little while, the God of…

Dan Svitich, local trustee
Megan Roth

The other side of 30

The new year is a great time to be introspective. It is…

Megan Roth
Emily Jaycox editorial

There’s no magic reboot

As much as I hope this new year brings some relief from…

Emily Jaycox editorial
Alberta Health Services Logo. (File Photo)

Column: A timely cancer diagnosis matters, COVID-19 pandemic or not

We are currently trying to do the right thing - wearing masks,…

  • Jan 5, 2021
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Editor of the Pipestone Flyer, Shaela Dansereau.

A new year doesn’t require a new you

Opinion: Rethinking New Years resolutions

Editor of the Pipestone Flyer, Shaela Dansereau.
Kevin J. Sabo

In these uncertain times, self-care is a necessity, not a luxury

‘For those with mental health issues before the pandemic, things have become even more challenging’

  • Dec 31, 2020
Kevin J. Sabo
Megan Roth. File Photo

Melding traditions and finding new ones

The Christmas holidays are going to be very different for everyone this…

Megan Roth. File Photo
Emily Jaycox editorial

COVID can’t steal Christmas — not completely

Some of the things that matter the most can’t be taken away

Emily Jaycox editorial
Dan Svitich
STAR Catholic Trustee for Ponoka
Dan Svitich
STAR Catholic Trustee for Ponoka
Jock Finlayson, Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer of the Business Council of British Columbia (submitted)

FINLAYSON: The long economic tail of COVID-19

‘Fast forward to late 2020 and the situation has partially stabilized’

  • Dec 11, 2020
Jock Finlayson, Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer of the Business Council of British Columbia (submitted)