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Battle River Rural Crime Watch questions criminal records checks

Committee questions include how crime watch requirements are implemented

The Prostate Cancer Centre’s Man Van returning to Ponoka

Staff will be in Ponoka with the Man Van Saturday, March 23 for the free blood test

QUIZ: How Irish are you?

Take our St. Patrick’s Day quiz and put your knowledge to the test.

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Got2Dance shows its stuff at 2019 Ponoka Trade Show

Recognizing safety during Farm Safety Week

Sometimes getting the farm safe for family and workers takes baby steps

Ponoka’s BBBS reach $20,000 goal

The bowl-a-thon fundraiser was a success for Ponoka’s Big Brothers Big Sisters

Good plans, monitoring can help with calf health

Some good advice for calf producers from a U of C researcher

Remember When: Radio receiver from the Second World War

This week’s Remember When looks at the uses of the old receivers in bombers and tanks

Ponoka Festival of Trees plans on growing

A new marketing coordinator for the festival brings in new ideas and goals

Keeping an eye out for pea leaf weevil

There are certain tips to ensuring crops are pest free

Reflections: The early construction of then Ponoka mental hospital

Looking at the early development of then provincial mental hospital in Ponoka

PHOTO: Recognition of service for Ponoka realtor

Ponoka realtor recognized for work with regional community futures board

Ponoka County farmers advised to rotate canola crops

The best way to avoid clubroot is to follow best practices set out by Alberta Ag

Sylvan Lake resident shares self-love journey through boudoir photos with ileostomy bag

Lindsay Percy did a boudoir photo shoot with Erika Fetterly to her confidence after cancer

Ponoka Kinsmen held their annual fundraising auction

The event brought all of Ponoka’s movers and shakers to the Ponoka Legion

Ponoka Youth Centre helped with new kitchen

Project funded goeasy, part of huge Canada-wide initiative to building kitchens for clubs

Reflections: Remembering Ponoka’s colourful hockey history

Ponoka’s hockey program was the envy of many communities back in the day

  • Mar 6, 2019

Remember When: Celebrating pow wows in Ponoka’s early days

Looking at the early days of Ponoka and the pow wow celebrations in town

  • Mar 6, 2019

Ponoka teacher danced in Winter Games opening ceremonies main stage

Ponoka Elementary School teacher Lorraine Stevenson took part with dance troupe Country Pride

Students at Mecca Glen School learn safety tips for OHV use

A presentation at the school was held recently by teachers with the Alberta Safe Riders program

PHOTO: Ponoka Chamber congratulates business owner

The chamber presented a business owner with flowers for her long term business