Community

Ponoka library life-speaker stories to return this fall

Summer programs have been busy at the Ponoka Jubilee Library

Congregants celebrate 120 years of St. Peters Church near Bashaw

Nestled between Ponoka and Bashaw St. Peters Church sees 120 years of service

Rock ‘n Rimbey offers many new events for 2017

Rock and Roll extravaganza grows to three-day event

REMEMBER WHEN: Looking back at a Ponoka class from 1961

This junior high school class from Ponoka’s 1961 school is highlighted

There have been 36 spirited elections for mayor and council since Ponoka became a town in 1904…and here we go again

This week’s Reflections highlights Ponoka’s upcoming municipal elections

  • Aug 15th, 2017

Bumble Bee count calls for volunteer census-takers

Concerns regarding potential falling bee numbers see request go out for help to find out

  • Aug 15th, 2017

Central Alberta farms again to showcase Alberta agriculture

From berries and goats to cow and corn, Alberta’s fifth annual Open Farm Days set for this coming weekend

  • Aug 16th, 2017

Mixed bag of work ahead for central Alberta farmers

Early and late seeded crops means a drawn out harvest in Ponoka, Bashaw areas

Ponoka Ag Society show maintaining its strength

Home, Hobby and Horticultural Show continues to see strong growth and variety in entries

Ponoka town council candidate race heats up

Another Ponoka resident throws his hat into the ring for town council

Ponoka airport taxiway extension to be completed

Paving and crack sealing program continues in Ponoka

  • Aug 7th, 2017

REMEMBER WHEN: Celebrating the art of canning

This week’s Remember When highlights a new canning display at Ponoka’s Fort Ostell Museum

  • Aug 7th, 2017

REFLECTIONS: The grand family kitchen summer family tradition of canning

This week’s Reflections looks at the fine art of canning

  • Aug 7th, 2017

Ponoka resident tries hand at aquaponics system

Using fish to enhance the hydro culture at home

FarmLead COLUMN: Pricing in premiums

Wheat, oats, oilseed and other crops discussed in this week’s FarmLead

Ponoka Ag Society gearing up for home, hobby show

Crafters and growers of all ages are excited for this year’s Home, Hobby and Horticultural show

  • Jul 31st, 2017

Town of Ponoka offers FAQ on the new learning centre

The Town of Ponoka hopes to clarify questions related to the new learning centre

  • Jul 31st, 2017

Vintage motorcycles converge on Ponoka

Vintage motorcycle rally brings antiques, stories and more to Ponoka

REMEMBER WHEN: Highlighting the telephone at Ponoka’s museum

Fort Ostell Museum highlights the telephone in this week’s Remember When

  • Jul 30th, 2017

The long and exciting ever-changing world of the telephone

Ponoka News’ Reflections celebrates the age of the telephone

  • Jul 30th, 2017