Local News

Rosebrier Crime Watch spearheads video project for Alberta

Nine new videos help rural Albertans prevent crime

Ponoka’s Community Market to take over former library

Market slated to begin in April with both indoor and outdoor vendors

Ponoka’s Doug Hart makes provincial run under NDP banner

This is Hart’s fifth run in the Alberta provincial elections

Ponoka’s Gary ‘Doc’ Harbin inducted into hall of fame

Doc was inducted into the Canadian Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame for his work as a builder

Excess supply, greater costs will limit Canadian hog, cattle profits

More export potential for Canada may help producers in both sectors

Ponoka RCMP find Eckville man passed out in car

Police say the man was charged with impaired driving after he came to

Monday’s 4.6ML earthquake largest Central Alberta has experienced

Taimi Mulder, a seismologist, says largest earthquakes in the Sylvan Lake area are around 3.8ML

UPDATE: Earthquake in Sylvan Lake area leads to blackout

Many reported their houses shook before the power went out Monday morning.

Ron Orr seeks second term as MLA for Lacombe-Ponoka

Incumbent MLA hopes to reignite Albertan economy

Ponoka’s capital projects shut down prompts council to get legal opinion

Administration declares all capital projects unfunded and stops work on them, Mayor surprised

Minor injuries in semi vs car collision in Ponoka

Ponoka emergency crews were called to the scene of a collision on Highway 2A

Canadian profits limited due to berry oversupply denotes FCC

First ever outlook on country’s horticultural sector focuses on big berry and maple syrup exports

Ponoka County peace officer kept hustling with road complaints

Total of 21 responses for damage or interferance with a highway take most of officer’s time

Ponoka’s Brandi Buss won $10,000 for her business for innovation

The prize money was awarded recently in Red Deer at an innovation forum

  • Feb 27, 2019

Ponoka Community Market now in need of new space

Council asked to help organizers find where market can re-establish in 2019

Ponoka maintains capital projects not in jeopardy despite draw on reserves

Town feels money is still available to pay for future projects

PHOTOS: Ponoka at the Canada Winter Games

Town of Ponoka and Ponoka Stampede Association represented at Winter Games

‘Project All In’ sees support in Ponoka

The mental health advocacy project is about first responders mental health support

Alberta Party candidate first on the board for Lacombe-Ponoka

Myles Chykerda hopes his party can take ideology out of provincial politics

Child advocacy centre raising funds through Dream Home Lottery

The child advocacy centre in Red Deer uses its resources to help kids all over Central Alberta