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Oil Women celebrated in docu-series

The oil industry may seem to be male dominated but the women behind the scenes and in the industry are a vital part of making the industry successful.
Meat recall has country on edge

Meat recall has country on edge

Grocery shopping tends to not be a place where customers are cautious or afraid. It is usually a time of trying to plan suppers and a week of lunches, not deciphering between products that may or may not be harmful to families.

Alberta strategy to boost the livestock industry

The livestock and meat industry’s needs are attempting to be met by the Alberta government’s new strategy that is designed to help revitalize the industry.
Max Menard restocks the pond with rainbow trout.

Max Menard restocks the pond with rainbow trout.

RCMP warn about scam

A potential fraud alert is resounding in Central Alberta and RCMP are cautioning people to be aware of scams.
Decoration Day honours veterans

Decoration Day honours veterans

Hundreds of Canadian flags marked the graves in the Ponoka Cemetery of the many Canadian soldiers who served in past wars.

Drugs seized in Ponoka

A large amount of marijuana, prescription medication, cash and drug paraphernalia were confiscated by the Ponoka RCMP on Aug. 15. After a long drug investigation the RCMP executed a search warrant at a house on 46th Street in Ponoka.

Protecting Canadians and their families

Law abiding Canadian families deserve the peace of mind that violent, dangerous and sexual offenders are prevented from committing further crimes.

Ponoka Saan Store not included in TBS purchase

BS Acquireco Inc., owner of the Canadian Bargain Shop chain announced on Aug. 14 that they had entered into an agreement to acquire as many as 93 of the former Canadian Saan Store locations.
Ponoka Hospital and Care Centre

Ponoka Hospital and Care Centre

$851 that was raised during the Farmer’s Market barbecue.