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Rimbey home fraudulently advertised as rental property

The homeowner received a bit of a surprise when finding this out

  • Dec 28, 2018

Ponoka County stable despite a tough 2018

Financial troubles, land use uproars cause some concern for Ponoka County Reeve in 2018

Ponoka Chamber executive sees no changes of coming year

There is still an opportunity to step up to the chambers’ board of directors

Edson RCMP arrest two suspects after chase

The two suspects were spotted and tried to evade police during the chase

Bashaw Meats nominated for provincial business award

Family run business earns recognition with Alberta Chamber award nomination

Wintry road conditions add havoc to Friday afternoon commute

Wintry road conditions caused multiple collisions along the QE2 near Ponoka

Ponoka County looking at new bridge as one near Rimbey is failing

One lane closed, weight restricted on bridge located near Rimbey gas plant

Quick thinking Ponoka teacher saves choking student

Christmas will be complete for a Ponoka family after Ponoka Elementary School teacher saves student

Ponoka County fire sees increase in overall call volume

Department staying within its financial projections despite rise in calls

Maskwacis woman dead after single vehicle crash

SUV rolled during attempt to avoid police

Bovine TB back on radar after slaughtered BC cow tests positive

Animal was processed at Alberta facility last month but didn’t enter food chain

Poll finds respondents against Alberta separation

Over 600 Albertans were surveyed their thoughts on separation of Alberta from Canada

Ponoka passes interim 2019 budget worth nearly $26 million

Town sets interim budget while final numbers for 2018 are calculated

Former Ponoka CAO paid out $90,000 in settlement

The matter has been completed with three cheques sent out in town vs CAO claim

Creek wash out could be costly for Ponoka County

Home in Wolf Creek Estates in danger from eroding bank

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Dream Home Lottery raises awareness of Central Alberta Child Advocacy Centre

Ponoka business places in top three of regional marketing challenge

Torch and Teal owner pleasantly surprised with the recognition

Ponoka County dumps rezoning application by recycling operation

Third time no charm for Morningside property attempt to rezone for business use

Ponoka town council pay to rise 15% on non-taxable portion in 2019

Council unanimously passes pay hike to make up for income tax change