Community

PHOTO: Ponoka FCSS grants $61,000 to Ponoka Jubilee Library

A special grant was awarded to the library for a new teens and kids section once the building moves

Remember When: Early First Nations camps near Ponoka

Looking back at a late 19th century photo highlighting First Nations camps in Ponoka.

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Reflections: Celebrating the history of our First Nations neighbours

Fort Ostell Museum presents a First Nations exhibit

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Ponoka musicians from Bandolier Brigade in hunt for CBC Searchlight

The group is in the runnings for the CBC Searchlight program and need your votes

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Sean Burns and Lost Country to tour through Ponoka

The Manitoba group is touring its recent album release and will play at the Ponoka Legion

PHOTOS: Family Day in Ponoka

Ponoka and area families took in the many fun events on Family Day

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Ponoka's Skate Path Opens
Ponoka Ice Path flooding

Lots planned for Ponoka’s family day

There’s a whole list of fun family events set in Ponoka

  • Feb 16th, 2018

WCPS office hosts photography project honouring missing Indigenous women

REDress photo exhibition on display at Wolf Creek Public Schools office

Remember When: Highlighting Sylvan Heights School in Ponoka County

Looking back at county rural schools in 1956 in the Battle River Valley

  • Feb 14th, 2018

Reflections: Looking back at the schools in Ponoka County

Crestomere Sylvan Heights area highlighted in Ponoka’s history

Web poll results: Readers will not support the Alberta/BC feud

Of the 48 votes on our web poll, the majority say they will not support Alberta’s ban on B.C. wine

Over 200 attend Rimbey women’s conference

Keynote speaker Brenda Robinson speaks to humour and not taking life too seriously

Ponoka’s Big Brothers Big Sisters fundraiser set to go Mar. 9

Dr. Suess theme likely to attract some interesting costumes for annual event

Remember When: Looking back at the OK Economy in Ponoka

In Main Street Ponoka, OK Economy was a popular shopping stop for residents

PHOTO: Ponoka Rotary Club donates $10,000 to the hospital

The club donated $10,000 to the Ponoka and District Hospital Foundation

Reflections: What 125 years of changes does to one street in Ponoka

This week in Reflections looks at Railway Street in downtown Ponoka

Ponoka Elementary School deals with bullying through Diversity Club

Some parents concerned with identification identification portion of the club

A collaboration between STAR Catholic and Nipisihkopahk Education Authority is growing

St Augustine principal gifts a large medicine wheel to Nipisihkopahk

PHOTO: $1,000 donated to the Ponoka Food Bank

The Ponoka Kinsmen help out the food bank with generous donation.