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Local performers Randi Boutlon and Cam Hinton faced off for a good cause on April 29, giving a dueling pianos-style performance for a fundraiser for St. Augustine School. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

WATCH: Randi Boulton and Cam Hinton tickle the ivory in Dueling Pianos

Fundraising event held at Ponoka Golf Course for St. Augustine School

Shane Yellowbird. (Black Press file photo)

Cree county music singer Shane Yellowbird from Maskwacis passes away

Multiple media outlets have reported that Cree country music artist Shane Yellowbird…

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St. Augustine School holding ‘Dueling Pianos’ fundraiser for new playground

Evening to feature cocktails, four-course dinner, performance, silent auction

  • Apr 24, 2022
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Punk band shows its Ponoka connection on prestigious billboard

NOBRO will play live in Calgary and Edmonton next month

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Curtis Labelle will be kicking off his 2022 Canadian tour with a show in Castor. (Photo submitted)

Rocker with Castor ties to kick off tour from town

A rocker with roots in Castor will be using the community to…

Curtis Labelle will be kicking off his 2022 Canadian tour with a show in Castor. (Photo submitted)
L-R: Trevor Cromartie, Mayor Kevin Ferguson, and Rizwan Syed cut the ribbon for the grand reopening on Jan. 20. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Ponoka’s Capitol Theatre celebrates grand reopening with ribbon cutting

After a nearly two-year hiatus, the new owners of Ponoka’s Capitol Theatre…

L-R: Trevor Cromartie, Mayor Kevin Ferguson, and Rizwan Syed cut the ribbon for the grand reopening on Jan. 20. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
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Gord Bamford to hit the stage in Rimbey this month

Multiple Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA), and Country Music Association (CMA) award-winning…

  • Jan 7, 2022
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Bashaw Community Theatre Group’s energetic cast is drawn from Bashaw, Ponoka, Meeting Creek, Olds, Donalda, and more. (Photo submitted)

Bashaw Community Theatre Group prepares for ‘All Together Now’

By Perry Wilson Thanks to Alberta Health’s Restrictions Exemption Program for live…

  • Nov 9, 2021
Bashaw Community Theatre Group’s energetic cast is drawn from Bashaw, Ponoka, Meeting Creek, Olds, Donalda, and more. (Photo submitted)
Legion of Laughs

Don’t miss ‘Legion of Laughs’ this weekend

If you love to laugh, you may want to check out the…

  • Oct 27, 2021
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‘Mick and Keith’ come to the Ponoka Golf Club for one show only

Rolling Stones tribute artists Michael Danckert and Jim Hubay will perform at…

  • Oct 13, 2021
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BeeGees Now. (Photo submitted)

UPDATE: ‘The BeeGees Now’ show has been cancelled

UPDATE: The show has been cancelled due to uncertainly related to COVID-19…

  • Sep 24, 2021
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Dave LaFame. (Photo contributed)

Dave LaFame’s tribute to Roy Orbison

Dave LaFame, Roy Orbison tribute artist, will be performing at the Ponoka…

  • Sep 8, 2021
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Whether the Town of Ponoka gets enough ‘bang for its buck’ under its Alberta Urban Municipalities Association (AUMA) membership was discussed during town council March 26.
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Town of Ponoka hosts free drive-in movie Sept. 10

Town showing Disney Pixar’s movie ‘Up’ in free event

Whether the Town of Ponoka gets enough ‘bang for its buck’ under its Alberta Urban Municipalities Association (AUMA) membership was discussed during town council March 26.
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Tribute artists Megan Schroder and Shaun Sanders perform ‘Fleetwood Mac Revisited’ live at the Ponoka Golf Club on Sunday, Aug. 15. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
Tribute artists Megan Schroder and Shaun Sanders perform ‘Fleetwood Mac Revisited’ live at the Ponoka Golf Club on Sunday, Aug. 15. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
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Fleetwood Mac Revisited comes to Ponoka

Production comes to Ponoka on Sunday, Aug. 15

  • Aug 12, 2021
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<strong>‘Cher, Believe’:</strong> Cher tribute artist Kara Chandler gave a performance at the Ponoka Golf Club on July 23. The next show at the golf club is Lindsay Buckingham and Steve Nicks in “Fleetwood Mac Revisited” on Aug. 15. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

VIDEO: ‘Cher, Believe’ tribute

Multi award winner Cher has had a number one song in every…

<strong>‘Cher, Believe’:</strong> Cher tribute artist Kara Chandler gave a performance at the Ponoka Golf Club on July 23. The next show at the golf club is Lindsay Buckingham and Steve Nicks in “Fleetwood Mac Revisited” on Aug. 15. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
This year the Town of Ponoka is showing <em>“The Lion King”</em> during their drive-in movie night on June 30. (Walt Disney Pictures)

Town of Ponoka hosting free drive-in movie June 30

Town of Ponoka is showing “The Lion King”

This year the Town of Ponoka is showing <em>“The Lion King”</em> during their drive-in movie night on June 30. (Walt Disney Pictures)
Last year’s production of Forever Plaid. File photo

Klaglahachie Fine Arts Society postpones play

The board of the Klaglahachie Fine Arts Society announced in a press…

Last year’s production of Forever Plaid. File photo
Ponoka FCSS held its turkey/fall themed bingo night “Butterball Bingo” on Thursday, Oct. in the Ponoka Auction Mart parking lot. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

PHOTOS: FCSS Butterball Bingo

Jocelyn Doyle, left, with her son, Judah, three, daughter Veronika, five, and…

Ponoka FCSS held its turkey/fall themed bingo night “Butterball Bingo” on Thursday, Oct. in the Ponoka Auction Mart parking lot. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)