Community

Our thriving town began as a whistle stop along Siding 14

By Mike Rainone for the News For those of us who were…

Coats for the Cold has begun

Winter clothing bank hosted by Ponoka United Church this year

PHOTOS: Ponoka County East District open house

Hudson Vleeming, one-and-a-half-years-old, tries out the fire extinguisher simulation with help from…

PHOTOS: Candlelight ceremony

The Ponoka Legion Branch No. 66 held its annual Candlelight Ceremony at…

PHOTOS: Annual Ponoka Legion honours and awards

The Ponoka Branch No. 66 of the Royal Canadian Legion held its…

10th anniversary of Maskwacis Employment Center

Open house held for expanded facility in Ermineskin Mall

REFLECTIONS: Those amazing early gentlemen of Ponoka and district

By Mike Rainone for the News When yours truly was growing up…

Ponoka County approves money for pair of building projects

Council also passes provincially mandated tax relief, approves regional library increase

PHOTOS: Happy 20th anniversary Ponoka McDonalds

McHappy Anniversary: Ponoka’s McDonald’s celebrated its 20th anniversary on Monday, Sept. 30.…

PHOTOS: Ponoka’s BP reopens after renos

Grand reopening: Ponoka’s Boston Pizza location hosted a reopening celebration on Sept.…

PHOTOS: Fall Walk enjoyed at JJ Collett

Annual Fall Walk: The annual event held at the JJ Collett Natural…

Huge barrel race weekend hits Ponoka

Canadian Barrel Horse Incentive takes over the Calnash Oct 10-13

PHOTOS: Draft Horse Show

Show-ing off: The Alberta Percheron Club’s annual All-Breeds foal show was held…

BRICK Learning Centre holds 90th anniversary

90 years young: Dignitaries along with staff, students plus former staff and…

Annual Chore Horse Challenge

Not a big Chore: The annual Chore Horse Challenge and Feed Team…

10th anniversary of Maskwacis Employment Center

Open house held for expanded facility in Ermineskin Mall

An ongoing salute of our Ponoka and districts pioneer women and families

By Mike Rainone for the News One needs only to page through…

PHOTOS: Rising Sun Clubhouse turns 25

The Ponoka Rising Sun Clubhouse celebrated its 25 anniversary on Sept. 19.…

PHOTOS: Ponoka Golf Club gets touch of colour

Cheryl Gallant, on the grounds crew at the Ponoka Golf Club, hand…