Opinion

Just An Observation: Driving in Canada more ugly than seen on TV

Poor oversight, licencing practices and training contributing to continuing road deaths

A busy rancher’s life necessitates eating on a regular basis

Shanna Jordan Life of a Farm Wife I sat at the kitchen…

  • Dec 5, 2018

OPINION: Ponoka’s issues with education tax are not unique

It’s unclear at this time if council’s decision to take on the province will work

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LETTER: Reader questions the need for bank records sent to Stats Canada

A Ponoka News reader asks whether Canadians’ rights are being violated

  • Dec 5, 2018

LETTER: Reader questions Deacon’s column about God

A Ponoka News read questions a Deacon’s column in the Nov. 14 edition of the paper

  • Dec 4, 2018

COLUMN: Ponoka Deacon speaks about belief in God

Deacon Rollie Comeau St. Augustine Catholic Parish It is becoming more difficult…

  • Dec 4, 2018

Just An Observation: Closure is being left as the only option

Given two more deaths of emergency responders, safety must be placed over drivers’ inconvenience

Editorial: Remembering Ponoka’s Althea Lewis

How does one recognize the tremendous influence that teacher Althea Lewis provided Ponoka

LETTER: Learning from others’ perspectives

Ponoka United Church pastor responds to questions from a reader about his recent column

  • Nov 22, 2018

Hammertime: The hustle and bustle with today’s technology

Looking at how we used to function without fancy cellphones and tablets and other technology

  • Nov 21, 2018

OPINION: Community theatre a breath of fresh air in central Alberta

Seeing Bashaw’s and Ponoka’s winter plays is an artistic inspiration

LETTER: Questioning Ponoka’s proposed sale of the Kinsmen Centre

A Ponoka News reader raises questions about what the sale of the Kinsmen Community Centre means

  • Nov 20, 2018

LETTER: Differences must be celebrated and allowed

Responding to the editor’s opinion on partisan politics, a Ponoka News reader chimes in

  • Nov 20, 2018

COLUMN: Ponoka STAR Catholic trustee celebrates Catholic education

Dan Svitich speaks to the Catholic Education Sunday and benefits

  • Nov 16, 2018

LETTER: Free will, the devil and the absence of good

A Ponoka News reader wants more information related to a pastor’s recent column

  • Nov 14, 2018

Pastoral Ponderings: Free will and what that means for mankind

When looking at good and evil, except evil is just the absence of good

  • Nov 14, 2018

LETTER: Ponoka residents owed information from settlement

A Ponoka News readers questions the non-disclosure of a settled claim against the town

Hammertime: Today’s fashion trends may not suit the weather

Dress for the weather and stay warm, in this week’s Hammertime

  • Nov 13, 2018

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