Community

Ponoka Legion bursary awarded

Amy Shultz was presented with a $1,000 bursary from the Royal Canadian…

The continuing saga of the house on 53 Ave.

By Mike Rainone for the News It is so very gratifying when…

  • Jun 26, 2019

Chicks for Charity’s “Champagne High Tea” an elegant success

Chicks for Charity’s ninth annual fundraising event on June 22, “Champagne High…

Ponoka senior receives first place writing award for her memoirs

Anne Teeuswen, 88, recognized for “Spending Time With My Memories”

PHOTOS: Staycation Stampede Style

Ponoka FCSS hosted its annual Stampede staycation event on June 18

Bike safety day held at Ponoka Elementary School

Grade 1 to 3 students learn about bike safety

Celebrating 83 years of the Ponoka Stampede tradition

By Mike Rainone and Marty Schmidt for the News As I was…

  • Jun 19, 2019

Ponoka UFA celebrates Farmer’s Day

UFA Co-operative Ltd. (UFA) celebrated Farmer’s Day at its farm and ranch…

Wolf Creek Public Schools appoints new transportation manager

Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) is pleased to announce the appointment of…

Memorial bench for Althea Lewis installed

Keep on singing: A group of teachers who wish to remain anonymous…

This year’s infield acts at the Ponoka Stampede

Niki Flundra, CrAsh Cooper return, hoop dancing added

  • Jun 16, 2019

Work on splash park close to completion

Work at the “mercy of the weather”

“Visions of the West” Art Show and Sale

Dates and times for the art show and sale

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney will lead Ponoka Stampede parade

Marshall, floats, route and other parade information

  • Jun 13, 2019

Historical camera collection has a new home at the Fort Ostell Museum

In 1985 Barry Neath was very busy raising a family, managing the…

  • Jun 12, 2019

Rodeo Challenge making history with 20th anniversary

Children with challenges get the opporutnity to be a cowboy, cowgirl for a day

  • Jun 11, 2019

Children and animals left unattended in vehicles

A Public Service Announcement from the RCMP

UPDATED: Ponoka Youth Centre’s Race for Kids raises $19,500 for youth programs

The Ponoka Youth Centre’s annual Race for Kids raised $19,500 for local…

PHOTOS: Camp Day Fundraising

A few community groups and organizations came together to raise funds for kids June 5

Walk for Common Ground sheds light on indigenous issues

Edmonton to Calgary walk includes 30 core walkers engaging communities along the way