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UPDATED: Located

Pierre Justin Saddleback was last seen in Ponoka on Jan. 10

Police Advisory Committee information night coming up

Give your input on Ponoka RCMP 2020 policing priorities and more Jan. 20

Extreme cold warning issued

Frostbite can occur in minutes

  • Jan 12, 2020

Ponoka County, Right to Farm battle delayed

Supreme Court ruling in Russian spy citizenship case leads to adjournment

January is mentoring month

Ponoka BBBS currently needs 25 mentors

Crews respond to explosion at Parcels Trucking UPDATED

Explosion happened in the late morning in the east industrial park UPDATED

  • Jan 9, 2020

RCMP confirms break and enter at Gull Lake’s Wooden Shoe

Blackfalds RCMP are currently investigating the file

Ponoka’s 2020 New Year’s baby has arrived

Markus Harrison Zekveld was born at 4:35 a.m. on Jan. 4

Ermineskin community centre hit by thieves

Damage done to building and several items stolen

Trauma supports in place at Sylvan Lake schools in wake of student’s death

Brooke-Lynn Longman died while a patient at the Edmonton Stollery hospital after cardiac arrest

GoFundMe set up for Lacombe family grieving loss of 22-year-old son

$4,650 has been raised so far to support Adam and Wendy Buyar

Central Alberta temperatures to plummet heading into the weekend

The area is expected to see daytime high of around -30C this weekend and into next week

Samson First Nation fugitive wanted by police

Wetaskiwin RCMP trying to locate wanted man

  • Jan 6, 2020

Ponoka Fish and Game Association news

Horn measuring winners, season recap

REFLECTIONS: A tribute to our Fort Ostell Museum in Ponoka

By Mike Rainone for the News The Fort Ostell Museum is located…

RCMP Major Crimes Unit investigating homicide in Wetaskiwin

A homicide investigation is underway after a 34-year-old deceased male was found…