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A great story of 20th century survival and success for Ponoka town and county

By Mike Rainone for the News Once the New Year’s Eve celebrations…

Murder case making its way through system

A Maskwacis man looking at a second degree murder charge is winding…

Festival of Trees needs your support

As the Ponoka and District Health Foundation (PDHF) gears up for its…

Ponoka Agricultural Society Bench Show winners, photos

The Ponoka Agricultural Society’s annual Bench Show was held at the Ponoka…

Ponoka County agrees to next step for Rimbey Agrim

Full time manager will help Rimbey Agrim Centre’s financial stability

Ponoka County grader lease program will continue

Bridge tender awarded, gravel work extended until September

Over 1,000 barrel racers pouring into Ponoka next week for ABRA Finals

Over a thousand barrel racers are converging on Ponoka this week for…

Downhill Derby deadline due directly

Ponoka’s annual soapbox race slated for Sept. 7

PHOTOS: Samson Pow Wow

This year showcased the unity for Maskwacis first nations and the strengthening of treaties

Alberta Open Farm Days events close to you this weekend

August 17 and 18 are Open Farm Days in Alberta


The Ponoka RCMP is seeking the public’s assistance in locating 32 year…

Farm north of Crestomere honoured for century’s worth of longevity

Luce family farm one of the last family owned operations still running after 100 years

Gas thief drills hole in gas tank

Police briefs July 30 to August 6