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Bucs player Todd Lewis in the donation chair. (Submitted file photo)

Central Alberta Bucs vs. Red Deer Titans in ‘Winter Blood Fest’ challenge

Two teams face off to see which club can donate the most units of blood

 

Dale Clearwater breaks hard Oct. 30 at the Calnash Ag Event Centre. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

PHOTOS: Canadian Snaffle Bit Futurity

The Canadian Snaffle Bit Futurity was held at the Calnash Ag Event…

 

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Bantam Broncs lose tight 42-38 game to the Titans

The Bantam Broncs played an offensive shootout game against the Drumheller Titans…

 

Marissa Cunnington. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

NARCHC year end horse show photos and results

The Northern Alberta Reined Cow Horse Club (NARCHC) held its futurity, derby…

Marissa Cunnington. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
(Emily Jaycox/ Ponoka News)

PHOTOS: CBHI futurity

Held at the Calnash Ag Event Centre Oct. 8 to 11

(Emily Jaycox/ Ponoka News)
Leisure Lanes bowling alley busy with league play

Leisure Lanes bowling alley busy with league play

Ponoka bowling alley open with COVID-19 restrictions

Leisure Lanes bowling alley busy with league play
Logan Bonnett, left, and Keely Bonnett are the TRC Finals Open Champions. Image: Facebook

Ponoka ropers TRC Finals Open Champions

The Canadian Open Champions at the 2020 Team Roping Canada (TRC) Finals…

Logan Bonnett, left, and Keely Bonnett are the TRC Finals Open Champions. Image: Facebook
Photo by Naomi McKinney. File photo
Photo by Naomi McKinney. File photo
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Photo submitted
Cutting Classic: The Black Elk Cutting Classic was held at the Calnash Ag Event Centre from Sept. 8 to 13. Pictured here is cutting horse Cy Runaround Sue, ridden by Dustin Gonnet, owned by Les Jack.                                Photo by Emily Jaycox

PHOTOS: Black Elk Cutting Classic

Held in Ponoka Sept. 8 to 13

Cutting Classic: The Black Elk Cutting Classic was held at the Calnash Ag Event Centre from Sept. 8 to 13. Pictured here is cutting horse Cy Runaround Sue, ridden by Dustin Gonnet, owned by Les Jack.                                Photo by Emily Jaycox
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Space, regulations biggest hurdles to indoor soccer season

Ponoka players may be able to join ‘mini-leagues’

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PHOTOS: 51st Alberta Morgan Horse Show

PHOTOS: 51st Alberta Morgan Horse Show

Held at the Calnash Ag Event Centre Sept. 4 to 6

PHOTOS: 51st Alberta Morgan Horse Show
Two of Howard Johnston’s grand-children model the jackets that he is offering up to a new home. Photo submitted

Former Ponoka resident makes memorabilia available

Getting rid of some jackets and other mementos

Two of Howard Johnston’s grand-children model the jackets that he is offering up to a new home. Photo submitted
Ponoka’s bantam Broncs season will look different with a 9-man configuration and with the offensive side of the ball having the most changes.                                File photo

Two seasons possible for Ponoka’s bantam Broncs

Plans are to play 9-man fall schedule, then regular 12-man league in spring

Ponoka’s bantam Broncs season will look different with a 9-man configuration and with the offensive side of the ball having the most changes.                                File photo
The All Girls Challenge was a huge success with 202 teams competing on Aug. 21 at the Calnash Ag Event Centre. Photo by Jordie Dwyer

Super 6 weekend goes without a hitch

Huge weekend see big payouts, lots of entries

The All Girls Challenge was a huge success with 202 teams competing on Aug. 21 at the Calnash Ag Event Centre. Photo by Jordie Dwyer
Aquaplex now has extended pool schedule

Aquaplex now has extended pool schedule

Includes extended hours, lessons, and more family swim time

Aquaplex now has extended pool schedule
Ponoka Community Activity and Sports registration night Aug. 26

Ponoka Community Activity and Sports registration night Aug. 26

At the Ponoka Curling Rink with safety measures in place

  • Aug 19, 2020
Ponoka Community Activity and Sports registration night Aug. 26
PHOTOS: Softball tourney in Ponoka

PHOTOS: Softball tourney in Ponoka

Swing and miss: River City and St. Albert U16A softball teams play…

PHOTOS: Softball tourney in Ponoka
The Ponoka bantam Broncs had some success running and passing the ball against Lacombe and learned a lot about what needs to be worked on before the potential 2020 season begins. Photo by Naomi McKinney

Bantam Broncs finish off training camp on a good note

Controlled scrimmage in Lacombe showed team’s strengths and what needs work

The Ponoka bantam Broncs had some success running and passing the ball against Lacombe and learned a lot about what needs to be worked on before the potential 2020 season begins. Photo by Naomi McKinney
Phased reopening of pool to begin July 13

Phased reopening of pool to begin July 13

The Town of Ponoka Aquaplex is reopening in stages, beginning on July…

Phased reopening of pool to begin July 13