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Rock painting group taking off in Ponoka

A popular community activity, painting and hiding rocks, is starting to take…

Proceeds of raffle go to Ronald McDonald house in Red Deer

Daren and Sharon Schwieger of Rimbey, centre, were the winners of the…

Ponoka Stampede attendance up from last year

Positive feedback received about jumbotron

Our ongoing salute to our early pioneers

As we enjoy the countless amenities of our vibrant Town of Ponoka…

  • Jul 10, 2019

Seasons’ pancake breakfast raised $250 for Ponoka Food Bank

Pancakes for charity: The pancake breakfast Ponoka Seasons Retirement Community hosted June…

Local Indigenous teenager sings anthem at Blue Jays game

Samson Cree Nation singer, actress and artist Kiya Bruno sang O Canada…

SDAB requires more information, hearing adjourned

The controversy between a proposed 430-acre sand and gravel pit in Ponoka…

Year-long investigation results in second degree murder charge

Kyle Littlechild arrested for pedestrian’s death

  • Jul 8, 2019

Two road access requests rejected by Ponoka County

Requests denied in order to not set precedent, pair of donations approved

Town discusses recycling, energy and tax recovery

Briefs from council’s regular meeting June 24

Further complaints draw ire from Weir on permits

Ponoka County councillor looking to see hammer come down on permit abusers

Request a free fire inspection

If you’re unsure if your business or property is fire code-compliant, the…

Town holds open house for master plans

The Town of Ponoka held an open house for the unveiling of…

Fort Ostell Museum display honours 100 years of the Ponoka Volunteer Fire Department

Our congenial staff up at the Fort Ostell Museum in the Lions’…

DAY 6: Ponoka Stampede rodeo results

Major upsets in bull riding, tie down roping