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OPINION: What does a newspaper editor do anyways?

Although it’s been several months since we’ve been able to gather and…

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The Loyal Order of the Moose Branch No. 633 Ponoka donated $500 to Ponoka Elementary School’s meal program on Nov. 22. Right, board member Rose Nicholson presents the cheque to principal Nathan McEntee. (Photo submitted)

PHOTO: Ponoka Elementary School’s meal program receives donation

The Loyal Order of the Moose Branch No. 633 Ponoka donated $500…

The Loyal Order of the Moose Branch No. 633 Ponoka donated $500 to Ponoka Elementary School’s meal program on Nov. 22. Right, board member Rose Nicholson presents the cheque to principal Nathan McEntee. (Photo submitted)
Ponoka Mayor Kevin Ferguson. (File photo)

Ponoka mayor fed up with province’s lack of consultation with municipalities

Mayor Ferguson: ‘We really are the canaries in the coal mine’

Ponoka Mayor Kevin Ferguson. (File photo)
(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Ponoka RCMP rolling out two new programs

RCMP Town Hall held Nov. 21

(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
Jenelle Louis, left, with her grandmother Joyce Crier-Tootoosis. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Samson Cree Nation grandmother of homicide victim speaks up for others suffering

Sister of Wetaskiwin homicide victim: ‘I’m still waiting for him to call me’

Jenelle Louis, left, with her grandmother Joyce Crier-Tootoosis. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
The <em>Ponoka News</em> food drive during Almost Midnight Madness on Nov. 18, collected 444 lbs of food for the Ponoka Food Bank, as well as some cash donations. Right, <em>Ponoka News</em> publisher Christina Komives presents Violet Smith, food bank manager, with the cash on Nov. 21. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

PHOTO: Donations weighed from Ponoka News’ food drive

Ponoka News collected food bank donations during Almost Midnight Madness

The <em>Ponoka News</em> food drive during Almost Midnight Madness on Nov. 18, collected 444 lbs of food for the Ponoka Food Bank, as well as some cash donations. Right, <em>Ponoka News</em> publisher Christina Komives presents Violet Smith, food bank manager, with the cash on Nov. 21. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
(Photos by Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

PHOTOS: Ponoka celebrates Almost Midnight Madness

Photos from Almost Midnight Madness in Ponoka Nov. 18. There was a…

(Photos by Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
RCMP missing

UPDATE: Located

UPDATE: RCMP are pleased to report that Miguel has been located safe.…

RCMP missing
(Stock image/Metro Creative Connection)

‘Stockings for Seniors’ campaign underway to bring Christmas cheer to Ponoka seniors

A Ponoka resident has received an outpouring of support for her Christmas…

(Stock image/Metro Creative Connection)
L-R: Brad Raugust, Rick Cline and Greg Gordon were re-elected to three-year terms. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Ponoka Stampede has record revenue year

Three directors re-elected at AGM

L-R: Brad Raugust, Rick Cline and Greg Gordon were re-elected to three-year terms. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
Christmas trees aren’t the only attraction at the annual Festival of Trees in Ponoka. (File photo)

Ponoka’s four-day Festival of Trees returning in full force

2022 theme is ‘Snowflakes and Diamonds’

Christmas trees aren’t the only attraction at the annual Festival of Trees in Ponoka. (File photo)
(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

PHOTOS: Ponoka Legion’s Remembrance Day ceremony

Lest We Forget: The Ponoka Legion held a full, in-person Remembrance Day…

(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

PHOTOS: Cinch Shooters Team Roping Jackpot

The Cinch Shooters Team Roping Jackpot was held at the Calnash Ag…

(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

St. Augustine School marks Remembrance Day

St. Augustine School held two Remembrance Day assemblies with their staff and…

(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
The City of Victoria won several court cases against residents who were illegally operating short-term rentals. (Image courtesy Creative Outlet)

Maskwacis man sentenced to life for slaying of mother

Currently at least 8 ongoing, local homicide court cases

The City of Victoria won several court cases against residents who were illegally operating short-term rentals. (Image courtesy Creative Outlet)
(Facebook/Ponoka Secondary Campus)

Ponoka Secondary Campus honours veterans in Remembrance Day assembly

Ponoka Secondary Campus held their traditional Remembrance Day assembly on Nov. 9,…

(Facebook/Ponoka Secondary Campus)
(Photo submitted)
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Hometown Bashaw artist’s design featured in national campaign

Artist, comic illustrator and muralist Kat Simmers from Bashaw is representing Alberta…

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(Facebook photo/Wolf Creek Golf Resort)

RV lease holders react after Wolf Creek Golf Resort announces receivership

Golf resort is located in Morningside, Alta.

(Facebook photo/Wolf Creek Golf Resort)
Remembrance Day services will take place across Greater Victoria on Nov. 11, 2019. (Victoria Tronina/Unsplash)

Seasons Ponoka honours veterans with annual Pennies for Poppies fundraiser

Fundraiser raises money for Royal Canadian Legion, celebrates stories of local heroes

Remembrance Day services will take place across Greater Victoria on Nov. 11, 2019. (Victoria Tronina/Unsplash)
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