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CCI puts ambitious Internet plan in front of Ponoka County

A huge proposed project would drastically improve rural access to the Internet…

ASIRT investigates RCMP officer-involved shooting near Blackfalds

26-year-old man sustained a gunshot wound to his right calf; officer sustained minor injuries.

Ponoka County renews deal for enhanced RCMP positions

School Resource, GIS positions get three more years of funding

UPDATE: Higgs turns himself in

Jonathan Harry Bertram Higgs is wanted for trafficking cocaine

Ponoka COP plays significant role in deterring crime

Police welcome another set of eyes and ears that make a difference

Broken ice likely a one-time game action incident

The postponement of a junior hockey game in Ponoka earlier this month…

UPDATE: Located

UPDATED: Melvin Bailey has been located, safe and well Ponoka RCMP is…

UPDATE: Ponoka man dead, 2 Lacombe residents in LPS custody after report of gunshot wound

Suspects were located by the Sylvan Lake RCMP and arrested after a short foot pursuit

REFLECTIONS: Saluting the pioneer women and families of Ponoka town and county

By Mike Rainone for the News The steady and ongoing growth, progress,…

UPDATE: Located

UPDATE: Triston James Ruby has been located, safe and well. Ponoka RCMP…

Ponoka Right to Farm Society seeking appeal

The Ponoka Right to Farm Society issued a release Dec. 12 in…

Blackfalds RCMP officer’s firearm discharged in struggle

Red Deer and Sylvan Lake RCMP assist after police vehicle stolen

Two adults, two youths from Maskwacis charged in ATV, gun theft

Wetaskiwin RCMP Investigate Break, Enter & Theft and Weapons Offences - Arrests

Black Elk Hockey camp may return to Ponoka next year

A popular hockey camp may be returning to Ponoka next year. Erin…

Public tip results in arrest of wanted male by Ponoka RCMP

Fraynn appeared in court in Wetaskiwin on Dec. 9

Still time to get in on Santa’s Anonymous

PSC program taking registrations until Dec. 12