Community

Driving Change: A B.C. man’s charitable trip across Canada

A Kelowna man, his bus, and his mission for positive change across our country

Ponoka Kinsmen fundraiser well worth the effort put in

Business community big supporter of event meant to raise funds for research and the community

Ponoka youths presented with leadership awards

Young people from Kindergarten to Grade 12 recognized at Leaders of Tomorrow

PHOTO: Ponoka dental hygienist gives back with free check up

Kim Green Dental Hygiene spent April 7 taking part in Gift from the Heart

Reflections: Celebrating the long history of the Ponoka Fire Department

The department served Ponoka for 112 years protecting area residents

PHOTO: Ponoka Kinettes donate $4,075 to STARS

Ponoka’s Kinettes raised more than $4,000 to benefit STARS Air Ambulance

2018 Youth Tech Nation comes to Lacombe Junior High

Keynote speakers from Jo(E) Social Media highlight opportunity of digital branding

Remember When: Looking at the original sod homes in Ponoka

This week, Remember When takes a look at the old sod homes when folks first moved here.

Reflections: Early Schultz settlers in the Ponoka district

This week’s Reflections looks at the Schultz family that settled in the Ponoka rea

  • Apr 11th, 2018

Ponoka Chamber trade show to be filled with magic

Annual business fair will feature classic cars and ‘magic’ theme in 2018

Ponoka Christian School hosted its annual fundraiser

This the school’s largest fundraiser and features live and silent auction items

Sandra Bingeman featured at Ponoka Art Club’s Show and Sale

Along with Bingeman’s work, pottery and pieces of art from other artists were featured

Toy collectors converge on Ponoka Legion during sale

Toys of all sizes, and prices, were on display at the Ponoka Legion April 7

Photo: Ritual right of spring

Ponoka’s hockey and curling ice surfaces were broken up and hauled away on April 4

Reflections: Looking back at Ponoka’s long-standing buildings

Some of these buildings have lasted through floods and fires

  • Apr 4th, 2018

PHOTOS: Easter fun in Ponoka

No April Fool’s, just fun at annual Ponoka Home Church Easter celebration

Ponoka’s Walk of the Cross uses the past as a reminder

Community members gather and walk through Ponoka as part of Good Friday

Reflections: Lumber was a big need in Ponoka’s early days

Looking back at early settlers to the area and their need for lumber to build homes.

  • Mar 28th, 2018

Samson Nation pow wow brings families together

The nation hosted a family pow wow to culture to families

Update on 2019 Canada Winter Games calls for volunteers

Pitch made to region during Ponoka and District Chamber of Commerce lunch