Opinion

Embracing the opportunities of the Canada 150

Limitless possibilities within communities to stand together through Canada 150 events, themes and inspiration

  • Jan 27, 2017

Changes internationally affect Canadian politics

EDITORIAL: Exploring the changes in political climates nationally and abroad

  • Jan 13, 2017

2017 – The year of the carbon tax

No matter what your stance regarding the carbon tax issue is, Jan. 1st marked its implementation.

  • Jan 11, 2017
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Pro Bull Riding bucks the trend in Lacombe
Lacombe Days parade rolls through city
Lacombe AUPE members picket against Bill 9
Fans support Rebels

Busy library schedule resumes as the New Year begins

Check out the returning programs for children and adults as well as special events

  • Jan 5, 2017

Year in review: resilient in tough economic times

MLA Ron Orr reflects on the year 2016, looks ahead for 2017

  • Jan 5, 2017

How the Blue Jackets went from bottom feeders to Cup contenders

By nearly all accounts, the Blue Jackets are a team that should not be winning hockey games right now.

  • Jan 5, 2017

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

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