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Almost 100 kgs of suspected cocaine seized at Coutts border crossing

84 bricks of suspected cocaine seized from California residents’ vehicle; largest recorded seizure.

WATCH: CP Holiday Train photos and video in Ponoka

Ponoka Food Bank gets big benefits from Holiday Train

Vehicles set on fire in rimbey

Rimbey RCMP investigating arson to two separate vehicles

Ponoka Stampede poster honours Duke of the Chutes

This year’s Ponoka Stampede poster features none other than rodeo stock contractor Harry Vold

Ponoka Festival of Trees sees $125,500 raised

The Ponoka and District Health Foundation is pleased with the large donation

Ponoka County land use plan to get public hearing

Area structure plan for westside of QEII amended slightly, receives first reading

CP Holiday Train Stops in Ponoka
    Rollover on Icy Roads Near Ponoka
      Maskwacis Education Schools Commission signing
        2017 Ponoka Festival of Trees

          Bylaw changes needed for Ponoka to meet marijuana legislation

          Where and how far from schools or playgrounds will be considered in the adjustments

          Village of Wolf Creek residents seek gates for the area

          Ponoka County council wants all residents of the Village of Wolf Creek to approve security gates

          MLA Ron Orr clarifies marijuana comments

          The Lacombe-Ponoka MLA says his comments were taken out of context

          Ponoka council unhappy with aquaplex replacement change order

          The change order will see an additional $21,500 added to the roof replacement cost

          Fine, time served for alleged carjacker

          Michael Richter sentenced for separate harrassment incident in Ponoka court

          Man charged with attempted murder after home invasion

          Red Deer RCMP executed high-risk arrest early Sunday morning

          WATCH: Collision on icy roads near Ponoka

          Believed minor injuries in rollover on Highway 2 south of Ponoka

          Millet Fas Gas robbed at gun point

          Wetaskiwin RCMP say two suspects entered the store at noon with a sawed-off shot gun

          Alberta courts could face increased workload with marijuana legislation

          Among the biggest potential challenges are proving someone is actually impaired by marijuana

          Lots of help raised for two Ponoka charities

          Annual Charity Checkstop brings in more than $4,000 in donations

          Top cattle breeders put Bashaw on the map

          Prairie Cove Charolais, Miller Wilson Angus take top awards at Farmfair International

          When things get rough, it’s about a change of attitude

          Motivational speaker Alvin Law talks to junior high school leaders at Ponoka Secondary Campus

          Mayor Bonnett excited for Ponoka’s future

          Town of Ponoka mayor speaks on upcoming plans and the new council