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Town releases 2018 Annual Report to the Community

By Ponoka News Staff The Town of Ponoka released its official 2018…

Extension granted for Ponoka County gravel pit submissions

McKelvie Road proposal gets two week reprieve for reports

Justice Minister discusses rural crime in Lacombe

Minister Doug Schweitzer: “Our democracy is founded on public safety”

Alberta Justice Minister touring province to understand effect rural crime

Minister Doug Schweitzer was in Red Deer Sept. 6 for the second day of his Alberta tour

Town’s citizen satisfaction survey to begin

Survey will collect representative sampling through random calls

PHOTOS: Boost for Ponoka Food Bank

Donations collected at Morgan Horse Show

Positive Tickets a big success in Ponoka

First time this kind of campaign had been organized in the community

Alberta man facing numerous charges in Hwy. 53 crash

42-year-old’s carjarking attempt and flight ends in serious crash, arrest

Legal fees finally settled for sale of Kinsmen Centre

After months of legal back-and-forth and council deliberations, town council has resolved…

Big month for Big Brothers Big Sister in Ponoka

Pop of Purple celebration to help grow mentors, could land some people prizes

REFLECTIONS: A personal tribute to our Centennial Centre from 1911 to 2019

By Mike Rainone for the News There will always be so many…

Final walk concludes at healing village near Maskwacis

Long seven year journey comes to an end for awareness walk

PHOTO: Main Street Collision

This two vehicle collision sent one to hospital on Aug. 30.

PHOTOS: Hwy. 53 closed for incident

Hwy. 53 is currently closed from the lights at 2A to the…

Gemini on track to being “fab-ulous” once again

Once a big Ponoka employer, company excited about its future