Jordie Dwyer

Pair arrested in Ponoka with several weapons, face 98 charges

Two men nabbed after early morning suspicious vehicle reported, stolen weapons found

Just An Observation: Welcome to Alberta, where weather is never constant

The old adage of ‘wait five minutes and it will change’ continues some ring of truth

Ponoka Stampeders find season opener a learning experience

Stamps blanked 10-0 by Okotoks, young players somewhat shocked by level of play

Ponoka County approves $70,000 to dredge Parkland Beach

Parkland Beach to see some dredging support from Ponoka County

Ponoka extends bylaw enforcement contract another three months

Votes on length of renewal hindered by procedural error, defeated motions

County Briefs: Cannabis retail shop approved, new noise bylaw passes

Ponoka County could see a retail cannabis shop open up when the drug becomes legalized next month.

Ponoka airport leaseholders to see second straight increase

Rates set to rise by 2.5 per cent when the calendar flips to 2019

Ponoka sets bylaw on cannabis retail, pushes for quick public consumption regulation

Town passes first reading on retail outlet bylaw, questions staff on need to separate public usage

Ponoka slashes staff overtime costs by 30 per cent

Savings and efficiencies found in most departments related to Ponoka public works

Ponoka gives up $30,000 in property taxes from golf club

The Town of Ponoka will be issuing a refund of just over $17,000

Ponoka County tosses back interest in fieldhouse project

Council takes back expression of interest after province changes how it would pay its share

Alberta’s moisture deficit troubling for this season

Below average yield anticipated in Alberta due to low levels of precipitation.

Just An Observation: Autumn is upon us

Embracing the newest season and pondering the need for so much technology

Limits to class size not a big worry for WCPS, STAR

Both school boards for Ponoka are at or under class size provincial average

PHOTO: Donation to Ponoka’s BBBS

No Frills customers generate donation to Big Brothers Big Sisters, which supports children

PHOTOS: A preview of the inside of the Ponoka Learning Centre

While there remains some work to be completed, most of the building is ready for occupancy

Stampeders looking to be better right off the puck drop

Ponoka’s Jr. B hockey club sees great young talent push vets for roster positions

WCPS starting plans on international learning opportunities

Initial project with Chinese school district a success

Ponoka Bantams hammer Olds in season opening victory at home

Broncs’ Young runs roughshod over Bulldogs in 50-8 rout

Broncs hand Camrose opening season loss

Gritty effort in win shows experience is beginning to shine through for Ponoka club