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City of Wetaskiwin reveals new name and partnership for the Civic Centre

City of Wetaskiwin reveals new name and partnership for the Civic Centre

The Civic Centre: Twin Arenas and Drill is now Co-op Place after a sponsored rebrand
QUIZ: How well do you know the royals?

QUIZ: How well do you know the royals?

Prince Harry’s book, Spare, has been attracting plenty of attention
Soup’s on at Ponoka’s Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church

Soup’s on at Ponoka’s Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church

Church near Lions Centennial Park providing weekly soup kitchen
PHOTO: Donation to St. Augustine School’s breakfast program

PHOTO: Donation to St. Augustine School’s breakfast program

Ponoka Lions Club president Don Bergsma, right, presents Kari Davidson of St. Augustine’s school with a professional Vitamix blender for use with their breakfast program. Left is Lion Gay Taylor. (Photo submitted)
Remembering Treena Mielke

Remembering Treena Mielke

It was with sadness that I heard the news of Treena Mielke’s passing, as I have known Treena for several years. I remember her back during her days with the Sylvan Lake News , and then we worked together for several years at the Red Deer Express . Treena went on to be editor of the Rimbey Review – and not only did she cover any community she worked in really well, she was also very much appreciated for her superb columns, which appeared in several local papers over the years.
Full crowd for 2022 Ponoka Community Christmas Dinner

Full crowd for 2022 Ponoka Community Christmas Dinner

The 2022 Ponoka Community Christmas Dinner was one to remember. Serving about 175 people, it marked a return to normal with no restrictions for the first time in two years.
Cooking as a family over the holidays: how can the kids help?

Cooking as a family over the holidays: how can the kids help?

Why not let the kids help you tackle your holiday to-dos by delegating some tasks around the kitchen? Here are some tips to keep things fun and chaos-free.
How to prove that Santa stopped at your home on Christmas Eve

How to prove that Santa stopped at your home on Christmas Eve

Are your kids looking for proof that the presents under the tree were indeed delive­red by Santa Claus? The jolly old man is known to leave behind bits of evidence in the homes of those who made the nice list, so here are a few things to look for come Christmas morning (and for Mom and Dad to prepare the night before).
Organizers prepared for Ponoka Community Christmas Dinner

Organizers prepared for Ponoka Community Christmas Dinner

A long-standing tradition in Ponoka, the community Christmas dinner is returning full swing on Christmas day, Dec. 25, at the Ponoka legion.
OUR COMMUNITY: Ponoka volunteer Donnie Lewis remembered

OUR COMMUNITY: Ponoka volunteer Donnie Lewis remembered

At age 68, Donnie Lewis has passed away. His sudden and unexpected passing has shocked his family, friends, and community.