Local News

WATCH: Ponoka marks last stop on Canada Winter Games torch relay (with photos)

The torch relay will close in Red Deer and help kick off the 2019 Canada Winter Games

Ponoka saves money in fire services delivery

County fire service answered total of 102 calls in town

Canada’s dairy sector expected to remain profitable as import market starts to expand

Trade deals will begin to have impact, though domestic oversupply is a larger factor in 2019

Ponoka County residents concerned with proposed gravel pit

The residents have appealed a decision to approve the development

Ponoka man arrested in possession of crystal meth

Suspended Ponoka driver found driving in ditch

Wolf Creek Schools closed Tuesday

Extreme winter weather closes Wolf Creek Public Schools for Tuesday

WATCH: Canada Games Torch Relay lights spark in Lacombe

100s brave blistering cold to support local torchbearers

CP sets new record profit in fourth quarter of $2 Billion

Railway company hits overall yearly record profit of $7.3 Billion as business continues to rise

PHOTO: Ponoka firefighter picked for specialized emergency training

Firefighter Donna Noble was picked by AEMA to take part in this specialized training

Ponoka provides clarity on resident’s Town Hall lease questions

CAO Albert Flootman issues report responding to Gueder’s presentation last month

Ponoka business owner questions 1 hour parking policy

Having received three parking tickets, a Ponoka business owner hopes for ease of policy

Low strength of loonie to help poultry producers

FCC annual forecast expecting slightly slow growth trend due to low Canadian dollar of about 3%

Ponoka Passport to Christmas brings in $2.5 million

The money generated stayed in the community of Ponoka during the holiday program

Lacombe Council pens letter in support of equitable treatment for municipalities

Letter comes as Ponoka’s search for fieldhouse funding from Province continues

Ponoka mayor not backing down on withholding taxes from province

In spite of provincial threat of further actions, Bonnett determined to keep exploring options

PHOTOS: Ponoka County man lucky to survive crash into river

The driver of the rock truck was trapped and the vehicle partially submerged in the water

Pair of Ponoka youths nabbed for vandalism

A 15 and 17 year old facing mischief and other counts for painting public, private property

Ponoka to use over $1.7 million in reserves to pay for Civic Centre work

Completion of building interior to be paid out by town after being denied provincial funding

Ponoka council sets Kinsmen Centre price at $500,000

Community meeting place ruled ‘surplus’ by council after offer presented to buy it

Eckville man charged with making child pornography

ICE Unit arrested the man on Jan. 10, he was again arrested by Sylvan Lake RCMP on Jan. 18