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Three local breweries: only one emerged triumphant

The Ponoka Golf Club held its first annual Battle of the Brews…

PHOTOS: Trade show at ABRA Finals a cowgirl’s dream destination

About 55 vendors filled the Calnash Ag Event Centre from Aug. 21…

PHOTOS: Day in the Park

There was a good turnout at Centennial Park for the Town of…

Ponoka RCMP warn of fraudulent activity

Scammers offer work, take money and leave

  • Aug 27, 2019

ABRA Finals has huge payouts, saddles, buckles and more

After an exciting week of barrel racing Aug. 21 to 25 at…

Kellys have chosen another winning ticket with champion reining horse “Crush”

Ponoka-area ranchers Brad and Amanda Kelly are the proud owners of champion…

WATCH: Enhanced Emergency Department opens at Lacombe Hospital

$3.1 million facility jointly funded by AHS, Lacombe Health Trust

Motorcyclist dead after crash with minivan near Rimbey

Others taken to hospital as precaution

  • Aug 25, 2019

Ponoka RCMP seeking public assistance in locating missing male

The Ponoka RCMP is seeking the public’s assistance in locating 27 year…

Wagon rides, petting zoo and more

Ponoka Farmers Market celebrates 43rd year

  • Aug 23, 2019

Riflemans Rodeo coming up

By Robert Greene Publicity Chairman It’s rodeo time again. Riflemans Rodeo that…

Hometown Ponoka cowgirl trying one-handed bull riding this weekend

Hometown Ponoka cow rider Seana Rousseau is hoping to prove she can…

Ponoka County increases stake in fibre optic expansion to $1.5 million

Rural customers across west side of county will soon benefit from upgrade project

Man arrested in axe attack

Ponoka RCMP busy during the past week

Ponoka RCMP lay charges following aggravated assault

The Ponoka RCMP arrested and laid charges against one male following an…

Ponoka Legion holds Decorating Day to honour fallen soldiers

The Ponoka Legion Branch No. 66 held its annual Decorating Day at…

Registration for school starts next week

WCPS and STAR Catholic first day of classes is Sept. 3