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Maskwacis RCMP truck rammed by fleeing vehicle

An individual has been arrested following a chase and then a deliberate…

Ponoka town council passes first reading of proposed animal control bylaw

New, updated bylaw would replace old one, includes cats

Future Champions Challenge set to take over Ponoka

It’s become a nine-day western extravaganza all under one roof. The Future…

UPDATE: FOUND

Maskwacis RCMP are asking for public assistance to locate 21 year-old Kiona…

Emergency Management meeting ran through fake tornado scenario

By Ponoka News Staff Ponoka community partners hosted an emergency management meeting…

  • Oct 15, 2019

Our thriving town began as a whistle stop along Siding 14

By Mike Rainone for the News For those of us who were…

Ponoka County passes Gull Lake IDP

Ponoka County has given its stamp of a approval to the Gull…

Coats for the Cold has begun

Winter clothing bank hosted by Ponoka United Church this year

PODCAST: The Expert welcomes Jo(E) Social Media’s Joe Whitbread

Discussion focuses on the past, present and future of our social interactions online

Lacombe Chamber hosts election forum at LMC

LPC, CPC, PPC and NDP battle for Red Deer-Lacombe votes

NDP candidate for Red Deer-Lacombe committed to creating new green jobs

Lauren Pezzella says the country needs to diversify away from fossil fuels

PHOTOS: Annual Ponoka Legion honours and awards

The Ponoka Branch No. 66 of the Royal Canadian Legion held its…

Red Deer-Lacombe PPC candidate looking to put people back to work

Laura-Lynn Thompson says constituents need jobs and pipelines to bring prosperity back to Alberta

10th anniversary of Maskwacis Employment Center

Open house held for expanded facility in Ermineskin Mall