Hammertime: Old school traditions never changed

This week’s Hammertime looks at old Ponoka High School traditions

  • Jan 30, 2019

Remember When: Ponoka’s Fort Ostell

An early figure in the history of the settlement of Ponoka was Captain John Benjamin Ostell.

  • Jan 30, 2019

Reflections: Ponoka’s Fort Ostell in 1885

Looking back at the very first days of Ponoka’s Fort Ostell

  • Jan 30, 2019
Got2Dance shows its stuff at 2019 Ponoka Trade Show

Ponoka Legion sets sights on future

New executive celebrated as active Ponoka Legion looks to 2019

Ponoka’s Big Brothers Big Sisters aim for $20,000

The organizations biggest fundraiser, Bowl for Kids, is set for March 8. Still room for more teams.

Celebrate Mentoring Month with Ponoka BBBS

Ponoka’s Big Brothers Big Sisters wants to celebrate January with residents

  • Jan 28, 2019

Is your dog one of Canada’s top 10 most popular breeds?

Labs still top the list, French bulldogs move up

Remember When: A look at Ponoka’s first boarding house

This palatial home was built in the early 1900s

  • Jan 23, 2019

Reflections: Recognizing Ponoka’s pioneer ladies

Continuation of Reflections’ looking back at Ponoka’s lady pioneers

  • Jan 23, 2019

Pro-immigration rally planned for Red Deer on Saturday

Rally taking place outside Red Deer City Hall from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Bower Place expansion plans underway

Red Deerians can expect Sunterra Market and Marshall’s

Remember When: A photo of the 1903 Ponoka Presbyterian Church

The building would late become the sight of the Ponoka United Church

  • Jan 16, 2019

Reflections: Looking back a brave Ponoka soldier

Private Frederick Keith Miller is recognized in this week’s Ponoka News history column

  • Jan 16, 2019

PHOTO: Telus donates $2,500 to Ponoka Big Brothers

Ponoka’s Big Brothers Big Sisters receives a $2,500 donation from Telus

New dog greeter spreading smiles at prestigious B.C. hotel

Trained as a guide dog, Winston was ‘too friendly’ for official service

Reflections: Looking back at early Ponoka transportation

Buggies were the way to go in the early Ponoka days

  • Jan 9, 2019

PHOTOS: Outdoor fun at the Mecca Glen Rink

The final weekend before school returns saw families take advantage of outdoor rinks near Ponoka

Alberta Farm Animal Care puts out call for award nominations

There are three awards for the AFAC: Communication, Industry Leadership and Innovation

Ponoka’s new library seeing results in visitor traffic from bigger space

Use of classrooms, dedicate areas and more program offerings also a big benefit