Bruce and Jim Erickson proudly salute their family history

!Brothers Bruce, left, and Jim Erickson poised for this classic photograph at the Fort Ostell Museum recently as a splendid recreation and salute to their maternal grandfather George Bruce Hunter and great uncle Daniel James Hunter, who also dined in their first tiny homestead shack in Dog Pound, Alberta in 1895. That first ‘selfie’ photo is featured in the Remember When section at the bottom of this page. - Photo courtesy of Dawn Kroening
  • posted Sep 30, 2015 at 1:00 PM

This year's Reflections look at a Ponoka family's history.

Timber Kings build log home in Ponoka

  • posted Sep 30, 2015 at 1:00 PM

Fans of HGTV’s Timber Kings were a little star-struck this week after seeing the crew build one of their famous log homes in Ponoka.

Ermineskin Cree celebrate Treaty 6 anniversary, with Japanese guests

  • posted Sep 30, 2015 at 12:00 PM

Ermineskin Cree Nation marked the Treaty Week between September 20 and 25 with several activities.

Ways for family to cope with Alzheimer’s

  • posted Sep 30, 2015 at 12:00 PM

A Ponoka doctor speaks with families of patients suffering with Alzheimer's.

Menopause information night at Ponoka library

  • posted Sep 30, 2015 at 12:00 PM

This week's library column invites residents to a menopause information session.

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