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Ponoka’s ag society board under scrutiny during AGM

About 80 people attended the society’s AGM, which saw three directors replaced

Ponoka teen pedestrian suffers injuries after pickup collision

A pickup struck a teen on residential streets in Ponoka

WCPS hears plans for student exchange with India

School division based in Ponoka looking to move ahead after success with China exchange

WCPS trustees approve updated 2019-20 school calendar

Next school year to see few PD days and revised spring break dates

Ponoka family remembers life of Clayton Feragen

A month after his death, Clayton’s family takes time to remember his love of life

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Plane crash-lands near Ponoka

New contractor to supply Ponoka with new waste carts

Resident will need to set out old carts by end of 2018, replaces coming first week of 2019

WATCH: CP Holiday Train rolls into Lacombe

Kelly Prescott performed for hundreds of Central Albertans

Disguised man robs Leduc ATB with bear spray

Police say the man entered the bank with a disguise and took off in a dark coloured bicycle

Motorist flees police near Ponoka, escapes on foot

While attempting a traffic stop police say the driver sped off before hitting the ditch

Red Deer to co-host World Junior Ice Hockey Championships with Edmonton in 2021

Red Deer and Edmonton are helping to write Canadian hockey history, says Mayor Tara Veer

Ponoka RCMP seek public’s help locating missing man

Police say 21-year-old Alexis Littlechild went missing from the Centennial Centre Nov. 30

Ponoka Mayor addresses Chamber on town’s budget issues

Bonnett focuses speech to businesses on budget issues, promotion of Ponoka

Ponoka RCMP help recover $50,000 worth of stolen property

Ponoka RCMP worked in conjunction with the Wetaskiwin and Maskwacis detachments

Pickup ends up in river near Ponoka

Emergency crews attended the scene where a pickup went off the QE2

Ponoka’s new learning centre hosts first set of students

Maskwacis Cultural College students take in health care lab in Ponoka

Ponoka crime levels remaining fairly stable

Detachment staff shortage has cut traffic enforcement inside Ponoka

Ponoka residents to see rise in utility rates in 2019

Change to power transmission rider, sewer charges will see cost of living in Ponoka rise

Ponoka’s Siding 14 pleased with provincial changes

The province changed its incentives to breweries after a constitutional challenge

Alberta check-off on beef will not be changing

Producers vote against making check-off fully non-refundable