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Testing wastewater could give early warning of second wave of COVID-19

Testing wastewater could give early warning of second wave of COVID-19

Options around town for donating unwanted items

Missions Thrift Store Ponoka opening June 1

COVID-19 recovered cases continue to rise in Alberta

69 more recoveries Tuesday, bringing the total to 6,048

  • May 26, 2020

Ponoka parks, courts reopen

Arena will remain closed

Researchers predicting an outbreak of ground beetles for Alberta crops this spring

Some Alberta producers may see an outbreak of beetles while combining canola fields this spring.

Ponoka Fish and Game Association closed for the summer

Like everyone else in business, of any kind, because of COVID-19, we…

Drug trafficking charges laid in central Alberta investigation

Investigation included Ponoka, Brazeau, Leduc counties

Ponoka County may see big road repair bill

Elkhorn Road could cost upwards of $300,000 to fix

Car slides off flooded Sunken Bridge

Unknown why driver drove over bridge twice

Bottle drive benefits local food bank in a big way

Ponoka company’s fundraiser showcases community’s ability to help in a crisis

Who is at highest risk of exposure to COVID-19? Firefighters, drivers, pharmacists, cooks

Central Alberta firefighter says virus taking toll on mental health

Ponoka BBBS takes mentoring virtual

Staff assisting matches to ensure weekly meetings happen

City of Red Deer down to one confirmed active case of COVID-19

18 new cases were confirmed across the province Saturday

Central Alberta woman recognized by province for making hospital gowns

Northern Lights Volunteer Recognition program honours Christine Engel

Area teen crowned Miss Teenage Central Alberta

Sophia Lia, 15, earned the crown in her first pageant and is spreading the message of mental health

Land use planning for other parts being looked at by Ponoka County

A seemingly non-contentious rezoning application has pushed Ponoka County toward further discussion…