Opinion

Hammertime: Halloween and harvest

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

  • Nov 7, 2018

Poem: Ponoka News reader sends in a poem

Looking at life and the pendulum of young versus old

  • Nov 6, 2018

LETTER: Looking at how conflict shapes a community

When a community is without conflict, it shines

  • Nov 6, 2018
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2019 Canada Winter Games Torch Relay hits Ponoka
Fans support Rebels

Opinion: Remembrance Day and its importance

Shen considering Remembrance Day and its message

  • Nov 6, 2018

OPINION: The Holocaust happened, and they know it

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

Column: Offering thanks to STAR Catholic school communities

Ponoka’s STAR Catholic trustee Dan Svitich offers thanks for September and October

  • Nov 6, 2018

Lest we forget

The importance of Remembrance Day

  • Nov 5, 2018

Sometimes bad things happen

But it’s always good when we can walk away and tell the story

Get the facts before jumping to conclusions

One person’s opinion isn’t necessarily the entire story

POEM: Simply put, I drink coffee black

A Ponoka News reader penned this poem about drinking coffee, enjoy.

OPINION: Ponoka’s opportunities just got bigger

There are a lot of new opportunities available to Ponoka residents

LETTER: Younger generation more positive than older

A Ponoka News readers speaks to world issues and the positivity that comes from youth

  • Oct 23, 2018

OPINION: Liberals take aim at responsible gun owners

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

Opinion: Trade deal a good deal for Canadians

Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs speaks to the recent trade agreement for Canada

  • Oct 19, 2018

LETTER: Reader unhappy about the graffiti on Ponoka’s trail board

Unwanted graffiti creating are ruining the trails experience; reader

  • Oct 17, 2018

COLUMN: Life of a rancher’s wife is not typical

When it comes to being married to a rancher, it’s an interesting life

  • Oct 16, 2018

Hammertime: Minor hockey still going strong in Ponoka

Looking back at the old days of minor hockey in Ponoka

  • Oct 16, 2018

Orr: A stable Alberta economy means stable households

Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr says Alberta is not being taken care of, and neither are its residents

  • Oct 16, 2018

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

LETTER: Men have it bad contrary to the editor’s opinion

Ponoka News reader challenges the editor’s last opinion related to the #MeToo movement & women’s rights

  • Oct 15, 2018