Ponoka News Staff

UPDATED: Calgary Police receive multiple bomb threats

Similar threats received across Canada and the United States

Disguised man robs Leduc ATB with bear spray

Police say the man entered the bank with a disguise and took off in a dark coloured bicycle

UPDATED: Ponoka RCMP say Alexis Littlechild has been located

Police say 21-year-old Alexis Littlechild went missing from the Centennial Centre Nov. 30

Home fire claims life of man and woman in Wetaskiwin

Wetaskiwin RCMP say the home was fully engulfed when crews arrived

Winter road conditions cause multiple accidents on QE2

Accidents cause heavy delays along Highway 2, just north of Ponoka

Man with stolen vehicle charged with impaired driving

Ponoka RCMP helped locate a suspect driving a stolen vehicle on the QE2

17-year-old dies in collision near Ponoka

Ponoka RCMP are investigating the collision where a 17-year-old Ponoka County boy died

Ponoka RCMP search for owners of found bikes, plus rural police files

Three Ponoka RCMP files: found bikes, a motorist flees police & stolen truck found

Ponoka’s Caleb Shimwell arrested after pursuit

Police allege that Shimwell rammed a police cruiser

Wetaskiwin RCMP searching for owner of missing urn

Police say the small blue urn, with label ‘BAIER’ at the bottom, was handed in recently

Naked man arrested for impaired driving

The man allegedly fled the scene of a collision wearing only a sheet. Plus other Ponoka RCMP briefs

Ponoka Soccer fundraiser brings in $16,000

Sponsors and supporters came together for the fundraiser, which featured the popular duelling pianos

Cash and Telus phone cable stolen in separate Ponoka rural crime files

A scale house was broken into through the window and 100 metres of Telus phone cable was stolen

Theft files keep Ponoka RCMP busy

There were quite a few theft files, including stolen batteries and more

Detour in place around JJ Collett area south of Morningside during road construction

Accessing the natural area will occur through Range Road 261 for about a week, depending on weather

Woman missing from Centennial Centre area in Ponoka

Ponoka RCMP say 27-year-old Alicia Baraniski was last seen on Oct. 27

Officer-involved shooting in Maskwacis under investigation

The incident occurred just after midnight while officers were looking for a suspect in a shooting

Ponoka’s on the CP Holiday Train stop coming in December

The train starts up Nov. 27 featuring performers Terri Clark, Sierra Noble and Kelly Prescott

Web Poll: Do you think the legalization of cannabis will be a problem for communities?

With the legalization of cannabis, we ask the question. Tell us what you think.

UPDATE: Man dies in fiery multi-vehicle collision near Ponoka

Icy roads considered a factor in a serious three-vehicle collision on Highway 2