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Ron Orr - MLA Ponoka-Lacombe

MLA Ron Orr on Alberta’s COVID-19 response

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, Alberta’s government has consistently implemented…

Caroline Vandreil

Binge reading time of year

Winter is coming and what else is there to do but sit…

Dan Svitich
STAR Catholic Trustee for Ponoka

Disciples of the word living a life of love

“It is not enough to say we are Christians. We must live…

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DREESHEN: It’s a new era for agriculture research in Alberta

Over the last year we organized 17 consultation stops to speak directly…

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RE: MLA Ron Orr’s column ‘Your parks will go on’

A response from Environment and Parks Critic Marlin Schmidt

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Emily Jaycox

Fact versus fiction: It isn’t always black and white

Ever notice how sometimes it’s not just kids who should heed the…

Emily Jaycox
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I am one of those who put up holiday decorations early

While Halloween may be my favourite holiday, Christmas comes in a very…

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COLUMN: Reflections on Canadian Battlefields Tour

Ponoka Secondary Campus teacher Ron Labrie reflects on the “Canadian Battlefields Tour”…

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Editor of the Pipestone Flyer, Shaela Dansereau
Editor of the Pipestone Flyer, Shaela Dansereau
UCP Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr spoke to the Ponoka Chamber about the potential a new provincial government would provide to help support small business.File photo
UCP Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr spoke to the Ponoka Chamber about the potential a new provincial government would provide to help support small business.File photo
Chevi Rabbit

Many factors contributing to Indigenous youth suicide

Recently, Montana Cree Nation has seen an alarming rate of youth suicides.…

Chevi Rabbit
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RE: MP Calkins’ article from Oct. 28 ,“Toxic plastic”

Dear editor, Regarding MP Blaine Calkins’ column from Oct. 28, please let…

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MP Report: Toxic plastic or toxic Liberal policy?

Recently the Liberals announced additional details on their single-use plastic ban. The…

Blaine Calkins/MP for Red Deer-Lacombe
Megan Roth

The history of Halloween

There is something about the spooky season that gives me that warm…

Megan Roth
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RE: Thank you Ponoka RCMP

Dear editor, I know the RCMP periodically get flak in the media…

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Is your family trick or treating this Halloween?

Is your family trick or treating this Halloween?

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Re: A response to ‘Notorious RBG’

Re: A response to ‘Notorious RBG’

Dear editor, This article is replete with rhetoric. Let’s start with “women’s…

Re: A response to ‘Notorious RBG’
FOIP documents and Alberta Parks

FOIP documents and Alberta Parks

Dear editor, Although the UCP Government announced on March 3 the plan…

FOIP documents and Alberta Parks
Most lanes remain closed at the Peace Arch border crossing into the U.S. from Canada, where the shared border has been closed for nonessential travel in an effort to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, Thursday, May 7, 2020, in Blaine, Wash. The restrictions at the border took effect March 21, while allowing trade and other travel deemed essential to continue. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

OPINION: Why trade restrictions must be eliminated during 2nd wave of COVID-19

Nearly 100 countries enacted temporary restrictions or bans on the export of medical products this year

  • Oct 8, 2020
Most lanes remain closed at the Peace Arch border crossing into the U.S. from Canada, where the shared border has been closed for nonessential travel in an effort to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, Thursday, May 7, 2020, in Blaine, Wash. The restrictions at the border took effect March 21, while allowing trade and other travel deemed essential to continue. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
The importance of fostering relationships

The importance of fostering relationships

Relationships have been on my mind lately. People just need other people,…

The importance of fostering relationships