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Ponoka Food Bank gets a leg up from PES students

Ponoka Elementary School students show leadership in food fundraising campaign

Alberta harvest reaches 95 per cent, quality sees huge decline

Yields were about average this year, problem was a lot went to feed

Remember When: Looking at Suzan Heriot Sturgeon’s artwork

A Ponoka and Lacombe artist is recognized and remembered

WATCH: Remembrance Day in Lacombe fills LMC

2018 marked 100 years since the end of First World War

WATCH: The Great Indoors Market at Bower Place officially launches

Red Deerians took in the sights and sounds of many vendors and activities Nov. 10th

Remember When: Looking at the Ponoka Legion’s Decoration Day ceremonies

The Forest Home Ceremony has been the prime location for special Ponoka Legion ceremonies

  • Nov 7, 2018

Ponoka’s annual holiday gala, fundraiser just days away

2018 Festival of Trees in support of operations at the Ponoka hospital set for Nov. 15 to 17

Ponoka Legion plays host to Wounded Warriors fundraiser concert

The rural country music evening will bring a silent auction to the tables

  • Nov 6, 2018

WATCH: TSN’s Michael Landsberg speaks in Lacombe about mental illness

Landsberg lends his voice to the Schizophrenia Society of Alberta

PHOTOS: Quilts to the Ronald McDonald House

Ponoka quilters came together and sewed 17 quilts for families

  • Oct 31, 2018

PHOTOS: Pink pumpkin for Halloween at Ponoka FCSS

A Ponoka resident celebrated Halloween while also taking time to raise awareness for a breast cancer

Remember When: Looking back at a family gravestone

Nerius Cissell’s gravestone at the Dakota Cemetery highlighted in this week’s Remember When

  • Oct 30, 2018

Reflections: When settlers came from South Dakota to west of Ponoka

In the early settler days, this Reflections looks at when settler named the Dakota district

  • Oct 30, 2018

WATCH: Lots of fashionable finds at CFR Tradeshow

The Canadian Finals Rodeo runs at Red Deer’s Westerner Park until Nov. 4th

PHOTO: Fox visits backyard of Ponoka home

A Ponoka News reader sent in these photos of a fox hanging out in her backyard

PHOTO: Ponoka library open for business

Ponoka Jubilee Library opened up to residents after its move to the new location on 50 Street