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2021 Best of Ponoka Readers’ Choice Awards

The second annual Ponoka News Best of Ponoka Reader’s Choice Awards 2021…

best of ponoka 2021
Some of the demonstrators pose for a group photo on July 22. They had gathered to protest UCP policies and budget cuts. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Health care cuts among concerns of Ponoka protesters

A group gathered for hours to see Kenney arrive at the Ponoka Golf Club

Some of the demonstrators pose for a group photo on July 22. They had gathered to protest UCP policies and budget cuts. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

PHOTOS: Vintage Rally

Vintage Rally: The 25th annual Ponoka Vintage Rally, presented by the Central…

(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
<strong>‘Cher, Believe’:</strong> Cher tribute artist Kara Chandler gave a performance at the Ponoka Golf Club on July 23. The next show at the golf club is Lindsay Buckingham and Steve Nicks in “Fleetwood Mac Revisited” on Aug. 15. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

VIDEO: ‘Cher, Believe’ tribute

Multi award winner Cher has had a number one song in every…

<strong>‘Cher, Believe’:</strong> Cher tribute artist Kara Chandler gave a performance at the Ponoka Golf Club on July 23. The next show at the golf club is Lindsay Buckingham and Steve Nicks in “Fleetwood Mac Revisited” on Aug. 15. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
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Premier Kenney: Alberta is leading Canada out of COVID-19, economic growth

Premier Jason Kenney spoke to Ponoka chamber members last week

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Minister of Health: Ponoka’s Centennial Centre a ‘world-class’ facility

Minister of Health Tyler Shandro made a stop in Ponoka on Thursday,…

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(Photo submitted by Daniel McNabb)

Drivers stop to aid motorcyclist after crash near Morningside

Golfer claims he gave CPR to crash victim

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Festival of Trees will not be held in 2021

Although restrictions have lifted, in consideration of the ongoing concern related to…

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Letter: Reader says shame on UCP

Dear Mr. Orr and Premier Kenny, A government’s job is to provide…

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Emily Jaycox editorial

Privacy of birth parents should be protected

Desire for family is universal and it would be safe to say…

Emily Jaycox editorial
Jim Hamilton looks over the preliminary design with residents who came out to the public meeting on March 12, 2021. (File photo)

Ponoka seniors condo project delayed but going forward

Project undergoing redesign to possibly add a few more units

Jim Hamilton looks over the preliminary design with residents who came out to the public meeting on March 12, 2021. (File photo)
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Ponoka Aquaplex will host activities for National Drowning Prevention Week

The Ponoka Aquaplex will host a variety of activities in recognition of…

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Ponoka Stampede director Terry Jones, left, with the Tennant family. (Photo submitted)

Bluffton-area rancher takes the heifers in Ponoka Stampede Cattle Raffle

‘As soon as we saw them, I knew we would take them’

Ponoka Stampede director Terry Jones, left, with the Tennant family. (Photo submitted)
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Alberta RCMP give water safety reminder after recent tragedies

Recent hot weather has Albertans flocking to lakes and rivers to enjoy…

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<strong>Charity show:</strong> The American Saddlebred Horse Association of Alberta held their Alberta Charity Horse Show at the Calnash Ag Event Centre from July 9 to 11. The event raised funds for STARS Air Ambulance. (Photos by Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

PHOTOS: Alberta Charity Horse Show

Charity show: The American Saddlebred Horse Association of Alberta held their Alberta…

<strong>Charity show:</strong> The American Saddlebred Horse Association of Alberta held their Alberta Charity Horse Show at the Calnash Ag Event Centre from July 9 to 11. The event raised funds for STARS Air Ambulance. (Photos by Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
Georges Uebelhardt, of Heartland Feeds, the title sponsor of the tournament. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Ponoka chamber’s first golf tournament a success

Some local business people got out on the green at the Ponoka…

Georges Uebelhardt, of Heartland Feeds, the title sponsor of the tournament. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
Ponoka town hall file photo

Town of Ponoka committee positions now open

Following a review and restructuring of its council advisory boards and committees,…

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There was a good turnout at the Ponoka Airport on July 10 for the Central Alberta Air Tour. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

VIDEO: Central Alberta Air Tour lands in Ponoka

Photos and videos of the tour stop at the Ponoka Airport

There was a good turnout at the Ponoka Airport on July 10 for the Central Alberta Air Tour. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
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UPDATE: Ponoka RCMP investigate fatal car, train collision

CORRECTION: The location of the collision has been clarified as on Twp.…

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