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Packed show for minor hockey fundraiser

Wednesday January 21, 2015

Fans of Ponoka Minor Hockey came out in droves to support the association’s fundraising gala Saturday, Jan. 17 at the Stagecoach Saloon.

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Remember when ...

Wednesday January 21, 2015

This 1914 photo features a grand old time family band, which played for many gala barn dances, weddings

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Library hosts Internet safety class for newbies

Wednesday January 21, 2015

Anyone interested in avoiding scams on the Internet may be interested in an educational series

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Reflections of Ponoka: The early pioneer way of work and play

Wednesday January 21, 2015

In all of the colorful stories of our early hardy pioneer families, it may have seemed to many

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Cookies with benefits

Wednesday January 21, 2015

Results of Tim Hortons Smile Cookie fundraiser campaign are in with $3,200 going to the Ponoka Youth Centre.

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A helping hand from Ponoka reaches out to alleviate hunger in the north

Wednesday January 21, 2015

Inflated food prices and a lack of supporting resources are leaving those inhabiting Canada’s remote north

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Passionate volunteer receives monumental service award

Wednesday January 14, 2015

A member of the Royal Canadian Legion Ponoka Branch #66 has been bestowed the highest award one can earn

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Leaders of Tomorrow nominations have begun

Wednesday January 14, 2015

“It’s a great way to give youth in our community and surrounding area, just to give them recognition.” Nathan McEntee

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Reflections of Ponoka: Goodbun's Bakery and Deli was a family affair

Wednesday January 14, 2015

For those of us who were lucky enough to be living, playing, and trying to grow up in and around Ponoka in the 1980s

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Remember when ...

Wednesday January 14, 2015

In the early years, the winter storms and Chinooks left a wet and muddy mess where the rare beaten trails used to be.

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Packed house at Community Christmas

Wednesday January 7, 2015

More than 240 people joined the Community Christmas dinner held Christmas Day at the Kinsmen Community Centre

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Reflections of Ponoka: Olmsteads welcomed first child to Dakota settlement

Wednesday January 7, 2015

It was a wet and rain-filled month of May 1900 when a pair of rugged pioneers, Eben Olmstead and David Wing

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Remember when ...

Wednesday January 7, 2015

This classic 1920s photo vividly represents the change of an era in the early days of our Town of Ponoka.

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Rescue dogs receive Christmas gifts from young children

Wednesday January 7, 2015

Last year, the children in Creative Wonders Family Day Home were learning about how animals in our area prepare for winter.

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Reflections of Ponoka: The golden early era of Ponoka garages and owners

Wednesday December 31, 2014

In the early years when Ponoka became a town, the bustling community quickly came to life with the arrival

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Remember when ...

Wednesday December 31, 2014

Master mechanic and accomplished musician Severin (Sev) Brulhart moved his family to Ponoka in 1944 and

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Makeover for Lions' Bus

Wednesday December 31, 2014

The Lions' Bus just got a facelift with new decals showcasing the town and the Ponoka Stampede.

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Food bank donation

Wednesday December 31, 2014

Richard Gregory, of Sirrs Law Group presents a $500 cheque to Violet Smith, general manager of the Ponoka

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Thousands raised for Myanmar refugee couple

Wednesday December 24, 2014

Students at St. Augustine Catholic School went over and above to raise money for a refugee couple being sponsored

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Reflections of Ponoka: Cissell family among first settlers in Dakota country

Wednesday December 24, 2014

In the hot summer of 1900, a group of immigrants from South Dakota arrived in the Village of Ponoka on the CPR train

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