Opinion

Hammertime: Go easy on yourself with New Year’s resolutions

It’s great to make New Year’s resolutions but go easy on the plans, in this week’s Hammertime

  • Dec 31, 2018

The Ponoka Food Bank grateful for community donations

The Ponoka Food Bank has seen generous donations from community groups

  • Dec 30, 2018

Just An Observation: How to forget 12 months in three easy steps

If there was ever a period of time one would want to forget, it’s this one

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Council’s Corner: A view from the Mayor’s chair

A bi-monthly column by the Mayor of Ponoka Rick Bonnett

  • Dec 28, 2018

LETTER: Responding to Ponoka News’ editor’s recent editorial

A Ponoka News reader responds to editor’s Baby It’s Cold Outside opinion

  • Dec 24, 2018

Hammertime: Ringing in the New Year

This week’s Hammertime celebrates post-Christmas and the New Year

  • Dec 24, 2018

OPINION: Sometimes it’s nice to pause and say thanks

With all the anger and frustration and division, counteracting that with gratitude helps

COLUMN: Merry Christmas from the STAR Catholic trustee

Ponoka STAR trustee Dan Svitich speaks to Christmas and the New Year

  • Dec 24, 2018

LETTER: What is considered evidence differs between readers

A Ponoka News reader responds to questions of his letter to the editor

  • Dec 24, 2018

Just An Observation: Choosing to serve is slowly killing even more

Emergency workers continue to die despite apparent increase in help

LETTER: Thanks given to emergency crews in tough situation

A Ponoka News reader offers gratitude to emergency personnel for their care in a tough situation

  • Dec 19, 2018

LETTER: Questioning MP Calkins statements on pollution

A Ponoka News reader challenges MP Blaine Calkins’ statement to students on pollution

  • Dec 19, 2018

OPINION: Ponoka’s ag event centre should regroup and restart

Despite power struggles, the Calnash Ag Event Centre has seen profits and success

Just An Observation: Civility only occurs when NIMBY goes away

More often these days, decency and respect for others are as prevelent as dinosaurs

OPINION: Pulling Baby It’s Cold Outside will hurt #MeToo movement

The decision to take the song off the air seems like a bad joke

COLUMN: Alberta MLAs united on several issues

MLA Ron Orr was pleased to see all parties united in oil price issue

  • Dec 11, 2018

LETTER: In response the a reader’s question on God

One Ponoka News readers says what’s around us proves God’s existence

  • Dec 11, 2018

LETTER: Ponoka’s new Town Hall too grand

A Ponoka News reader questions council’s priority with new Town Hall over bylaw officer

  • Dec 11, 2018

Just An Observation: It’s clear the message bears repeating

Just how many more collisions at accidents scenes and repeating this will it take to have it stop

LETTER: God’s existence all around

Ponoka News reader responds to questions related to God’s existence

  • Dec 11, 2018