Opinion

Spark ’em up, but with our eyes wide open

Political commentator Doug Firby weighs in on pot legalization

  • Dec 29, 2016

Extending kindness beyond the ‘holiday spirit’ and season

Reflecting on community role in active kindness year-round

  • Dec 22, 2016

Light shining in darkness

Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr shares Christmas message

  • Dec 22, 2016
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Lacombe Generals celebrate Allan Cup victory with street festival
LCHS Hair Massacure supports children's charities
Lacombe-Ponoka heads to the polls
UCP Incumbent Nominee for Lacombe-Ponoka Ron Orr

Season’s greetings from Lacombe County

Lacombe County Reeve Paula Law reflects on holiday season

  • Dec 22, 2016

Federal government making moves against opioid crisis

Health Ministry implementing harm reduction oriented drug policies

  • Dec 15, 2016

A fairwell from Norma MacQuarrie, outgoing CAO of Lacombe

MacQuarrie reflects on her time spent with local administration

  • Dec 15, 2016

Celebrating the magic and warmth of the holiday season

Lacombe Mayor Steve Christie shares Christmas message

  • Dec 8, 2016

Utilizing modern technology to brighten the holiday

Take time to connect to the world around you, and be thankful for the opportunity to do so.

  • Dec 8, 2016

Announcement of pipelines certain to spark varied reaction

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau approves Trans-Mountain and Line 3 Replacement pipelines

  • Dec 1, 2016

No man nor municipality is an island unto their own

Alberta NDP is out of step with both energy customers and our global competitors

  • Nov 24, 2016

More to give this holiday season than just gifts

This year, try to focus less on material gifts and focus more on the gift of connecting

  • Nov 24, 2016

Light Up the Night reflects community collaboration

Take time to embrace the services, ideas and people that make Lacombe a true community

  • Nov 17, 2016

Life lessons learned from a remarkable generation

Reflecting on the ‘unexpected gifts’ from a time of war

  • Nov 10, 2016

November 11th – a special time of remembrance and paying respect

The Lacombe Legion offers an invaluable service to our community

  • Nov 10, 2016

Ways to make a difference in light of Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day is a day to stand together as a nation

  • Nov 10, 2016

Volunteers are an integral part of our community

Opportunities can be found anywhere, especially with the help of the Volunteer Handbook

  • Nov 3, 2016

Remembering local theatre enthusiast Carole Forhan

She was long involved with Central Alberta Theatre and the Red Deer Players

  • Nov 3, 2016

Premier’s address doesn’t vanquish concerns

State of the Province address touched on a variety of issues and challenges facing Albertans

  • Oct 27, 2016

There is much work to do in the legislature

Albertans are concerned about the economy, a new carbon tax and the state of the budget

  • Oct 20, 2016

Keeping the country of Haiti in mind

The Haitian people have lived through several major natural disasters

  • Oct 20, 2016