Editorials

OPINION: Right from wrong in politics, when both sides look right

OPINION: Right from wrong in politics, when both sides look right

One shouldn’t sacrifice ethics to support their political ideals, on either side of the rule

OPINION: Right from wrong in politics, when both sides look right
Hammertime: Halloween and harvest

Hammertime: Halloween and harvest

Hammertime looks at harvest, Halloween and Ponoka’s busy fall/winter

  • Nov 7, 2018
Hammertime: Halloween and harvest
OPINION: The Holocaust happened, and they know it

OPINION: The Holocaust happened, and they know it

Deniers spread hate, lies, must bear some blame for atrocities

OPINION: The Holocaust happened, and they know it
OPINION: Ponoka’s opportunities just got bigger

OPINION: Ponoka’s opportunities just got bigger

There are a lot of new opportunities available to Ponoka residents

OPINION: Ponoka’s opportunities just got bigger
OPINION: Liberals take aim at responsible gun owners

OPINION: Liberals take aim at responsible gun owners

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

OPINION: Liberals take aim at responsible gun owners
Opinion: Alberta should avoid paying into the 2026 Olympics altogether

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: Alberta should avoid paying into the 2026 Olympics altogether
Opinion: Men aren’t in as scary a time as Trump thinks

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: Men aren’t in as scary a time as Trump thinks
OPINION: The next 10 years will shape community newspapers

OPINION: The next 10 years will shape community newspapers

Ponoka News’s editor seeks your thoughts on community newspapers

OPINION: The next 10 years will shape community newspapers
OPINION: United States vs. North Korea: who wins?

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

Pundits exaggerate North Korea’s military, underestimate weaknesses

OPINION: United States vs. North Korea: who wins?
Just An Observation: Take a free ride through Alberta’s history

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

Just An Observation: Take a free ride through Alberta’s history
Just An Observation: Welcome to Alberta, where weather is never constant

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

Just An Observation: Welcome to Alberta, where weather is never constant
Opinion: When coffee shop talk does more damage than good

Opinion: When coffee shop talk does more damage than good

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

Opinion: When coffee shop talk does more damage than good
Just An Observation: Autumn is upon us

Just An Observation: Autumn is upon us

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

Just An Observation: Autumn is upon us
Opinion: Reduce Ponoka town council members to five

Opinion: Reduce Ponoka town council members to five

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

Opinion: Reduce Ponoka town council members to five
COLUMN: Fortunetellers know nothing about you

COLUMN: Fortunetellers know nothing about you

Cold reading is the method fortunetellers use to get your money

COLUMN: Fortunetellers know nothing about you
Just An Observation: There should be no cost placed on people’s safety

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: There should be no cost placed on people’s safety
Just An Observation: Loss of travel option yet another rural blow

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

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

Just An Observation: Loss of travel option yet another rural blow
Opinion: Freedom fries rather than freedom politics

Opinion: Freedom fries rather than freedom politics

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

Opinion: Freedom fries rather than freedom politics
Just An Observation: Summer highways - safely versus speedy

Just An Observation: Summer highways – safely versus speedy

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

Just An Observation: Summer highways - safely versus speedy
EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth