Editorials

OPINION: Liberals take aim at responsible gun owners

E-petition against Bill C-71 is largest in history of Parliament

Opinion: Alberta should avoid paying into the 2026 Olympics altogether

The IOC should be the one to pay for Calgary’s Olympics if it’s that worth it

Opinion: Men aren’t in as scary a time as Trump thinks

Men aren’t losing power to women, the pendulum is starting to balance (sort of but not really)

OPINION: The next 10 years will shape community newspapers

Ponoka News’s editor seeks your thoughts on community newspapers

OPINION: United States vs. North Korea: who wins?

Pundits exaggerate North Korea’s military, underestimate weaknesses

Just An Observation: Take a free ride through Alberta’s history

The annual Alberta Culture Days is a chance to experience different aspects of this province

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Medical students get hands on training
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Drag Race at Central Alberta Raceways
Fans support Rebels

Just An Observation: Welcome to Alberta, where weather is never constant

The old adage of ‘wait five minutes and it will change’ continues some ring of truth

Opinion: When coffee shop talk does more damage than good

Ponoka’s rumour mill is becoming a scourge of the community

Just An Observation: Autumn is upon us

Embracing the newest season and pondering the need for so much technology

Opinion: Reduce Ponoka town council members to five

Ponoka town council may find some improvements in town functionality by reducing its members to five

COLUMN: Fortunetellers know nothing about you

Cold reading is the method fortunetellers use to get your money

Just An Observation: There should be no cost placed on people’s safety

Looking at Fernie, B.C. and the apparent unnecessary loss of lives.

Just An Observation: Loss of travel option yet another rural blow

Possible closure of Greyhound routes will exacerbate flow of residents more urban communities

Opinion: Freedom fries rather than freedom politics

This week’s editorial takes on the idea of a ‘freedom’ political party

Just An Observation: Summer highways – safely versus speedy

With the sunshine season in full swing, time is now to think about how we drive

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom

Just An Observation: A big deal for Canada and for soccer, but meh!

North American World Cup of Soccer bid victory not really peaking interest of many

OPINION: Ponoka’s union fight a symptom of past work culture

Ponoka has seen a whirlwind of activity with the union fight and the sale of the Kinsmen Centre

Editorial: The United States blaming Canada is like a bad movie

President Donald Trump’s comments are an insult to all Canadians

Just An Observation: A how to guide on making someone feel old

If ever anyone wishes to get a sense of what life has been like, attend a high school grad