Letters

LETTER: Responding to the question of overpopulation

LETTER: Responding to the question of overpopulation

A Ponoka News reader responds to Stu Salkeld column related to population concerns

  • Jun 5, 2018
LETTER: Responding to the question of overpopulation
Ponoka airport a vital asset: The Ponoka Industrial Airport is a vital asset to the community with weekly medical transportation helping residents, say advocates. There has been some controversy within the town of the airport’s value with its advocates keen to tell readers about its services. About one or two medevac flights per week are made.                                Photo and information submitted by Neil McLaren

PHOTO: Medevac flights occur weekly at Ponoka’s airport

Advocates of the Ponoka Industrial Airport hope to dispel rumours with fact about its necessity

  • Jun 5, 2018
Ponoka airport a vital asset: The Ponoka Industrial Airport is a vital asset to the community with weekly medical transportation helping residents, say advocates. There has been some controversy within the town of the airport’s value with its advocates keen to tell readers about its services. About one or two medevac flights per week are made.                                Photo and information submitted by Neil McLaren
Letter: Ponoka News reader challenges recycling assumptions

Letter: Ponoka News reader challenges recycling assumptions

Reader suggests a major reduction of purchasing non-recyclable products will create change

  • May 30, 2018
Letter: Ponoka News reader challenges recycling assumptions
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Letter: Reader remembers Bud’s Fine Foods

Letter: Reader remembers Bud’s Fine Foods

Ponoka News reader grateful to relive the memories from Reflections

  • May 22, 2018
Letter: Reader remembers Bud’s Fine Foods
Letter: Pastor grateful to write opinions through Ponoka News

Letter: Pastor grateful to write opinions through Ponoka News

Pastor Robin King speaks to the difference of opinions and being able to write through the paper

Letter: Pastor grateful to write opinions through Ponoka News
Letter: Reader asks if reverend has ‘hardened his heart’

Letter: Reader asks if reverend has ‘hardened his heart’

This letter to Ponoka News follows the debate of faith and two reverends.

Letter: Reader asks if reverend has ‘hardened his heart’
LETTER: Reader curious why Ponoka hired bylaw officer

LETTER: Reader curious why Ponoka hired bylaw officer

A Ponoka News reader questions why the town hired a part-time bylaw officer

  • May 18, 2018
LETTER: Reader curious why Ponoka hired bylaw officer
LETTER: Rev. Ramkissoon admonishes Pastor to repent

LETTER: Rev. Ramkissoon admonishes Pastor to repent

Ponoka reverend responds to comments related to the church and to another Ponoka pastor

LETTER: Rev. Ramkissoon admonishes Pastor to repent
Seafield Auction brings in over $7,000

Seafield Auction brings in over $7,000

The community auction also held a crazy whist game session

Seafield Auction brings in over $7,000
LETTER: Robin King responds to Rev. Ramkissoon’s May 2 letter

LETTER: Robin King responds to Rev. Ramkissoon’s May 2 letter

Pastor Robin King speaks to his intentions in the April 18 religion column in Ponoka News

  • May 9, 2018
LETTER: Robin King responds to Rev. Ramkissoon’s May 2 letter
Letter: Reverend challenges pastor to re-read the Bible

Letter: Reverend challenges pastor to re-read the Bible

Ponoka Reverend responds to a religion column titled “Children of God”.

  • May 1, 2018
Letter: Reverend challenges pastor to re-read the Bible
Poem: A reader pens a poem for springtime

Poem: A reader pens a poem for springtime

Celebrating spring, in this poem from a Ponoka News reader.

  • Apr 25, 2018
Poem: A reader pens a poem for springtime
Letter: Trump getting away with too much

Letter: Trump getting away with too much

Ponoka News readers takes on Trump’s freedoms

  • Apr 25, 2018
Letter: Trump getting away with too much
LETTER: Maintaining chicken coops is no easy task

LETTER: Maintaining chicken coops is no easy task

A Ponoka News reader responds to a recent web poll related to having chickens in town.

LETTER: Maintaining chicken coops is no easy task
Colin Piquette                                MLA Athabasca-Sturgeon-Redwater

Letter: MLA Piquette disappointed with UCP rural crime vote

MLA Colin Piquette questions the intentions of UCP MLAs, including Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr

  • Apr 24, 2018
Colin Piquette                                MLA Athabasca-Sturgeon-Redwater
Letter: A Ponoka resident thankful for staff help

Letter: A Ponoka resident thankful for staff help

A Town of Ponoka public works staffer helped a resident solve a wiring issue

  • Apr 3, 2018
Letter: A Ponoka resident thankful for staff help
Letter: Reader displeased with Ponoka town council

Letter: Reader displeased with Ponoka town council

A reader questions the intention of town council and learning centre tenant improvements.

  • Apr 3, 2018
Letter: Reader displeased with Ponoka town council
Letter: The Ponoka Fire Department sends its farewell

Letter: The Ponoka Fire Department sends its farewell

A letter from members of the former Ponoka Fire Department was received thanking residents

  • Apr 3, 2018
Letter: The Ponoka Fire Department sends its farewell
Letter: Sometimes a good movie can be a spiritual experience

Letter: Sometimes a good movie can be a spiritual experience

When a movie can reflect real human challenges, it can be a thought-provoking experience

  • Apr 3, 2018
Letter: Sometimes a good movie can be a spiritual experience
Letter: Responding to MLA Colin Piquette

Letter: Responding to MLA Colin Piquette

Ponoka News reader responds to a letter from an MLA on rural crime initiatives

  • Mar 28, 2018
Letter: Responding to MLA Colin Piquette