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Holly Johnson-Rattlesnake was a Maskwacis participant at the All Nations Cup held in Ponoka end of July. (Photo by Chevi Rabbit/Black Press)

Canada’s largest golf tournament a success in central Alberta

All Nations Senior cup was hosted at Ponokas Wolf Creek Golf Course

 

<strong>‘Cher, Believe’:</strong> Cher tribute artist Kara Chandler gave a performance at the Ponoka Golf Club on July 23. The next show at the golf club is Lindsay Buckingham and Steve Nicks in “Fleetwood Mac Revisited” on Aug. 15. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

VIDEO: ‘Cher, Believe’ tribute

Multi award winner Cher has had a number one song in every…

 

(Photos by Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Premier Kenney: Alberta is leading Canada out of COVID-19, economic growth

Premier Jason Kenney spoke to Ponoka chamber members last week

 

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Minister of Health: Ponoka’s Centennial Centre a ‘world-class’ facility

Minister of Health Tyler Shandro made a stop in Ponoka on Thursday,…

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Festival of Trees will not be held in 2021

Although restrictions have lifted, in consideration of the ongoing concern related to…

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Temporary road closure on 54 Ave. Ponoka

There will be a temporary road closure on Monday, July 26 on…

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(Right to Left) Lead Walker OrganizerTasha Beeds, Ponoka volunteer Tisean Redcalf, and Ponoka Elder volunteer Josephine Small. (Chevi Rabbit/BLACK PRESS MEDIA)

Water Walkers asking motorists to give them space

Elders and children are with the group

(Right to Left) Lead Walker OrganizerTasha Beeds, Ponoka volunteer Tisean Redcalf, and Ponoka Elder volunteer Josephine Small. (Chevi Rabbit/BLACK PRESS MEDIA)
Jim Hamilton looks over the preliminary design with residents who came out to the public meeting on March 12, 2021. (File photo)

Ponoka seniors condo project delayed but going forward

Project undergoing redesign to possibly add a few more units

Jim Hamilton looks over the preliminary design with residents who came out to the public meeting on March 12, 2021. (File photo)
Georges Uebelhardt, of Heartland Feeds, the title sponsor of the tournament. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Ponoka chamber’s first golf tournament a success

Some local business people got out on the green at the Ponoka…

Georges Uebelhardt, of Heartland Feeds, the title sponsor of the tournament. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
There was a good turnout at the Ponoka Airport on July 10 for the Central Alberta Air Tour. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

VIDEO: Central Alberta Air Tour lands in Ponoka

Photos and videos of the tour stop at the Ponoka Airport

There was a good turnout at the Ponoka Airport on July 10 for the Central Alberta Air Tour. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
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Ponoka Bantam Broncs play friendly intersquad game to end season

The Bantam Broncs football team made the most of their last game…

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Air tour stopping in Ponoka July 10

Event will be like a planes and pilots ‘show and shine’

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Shop local, discover local with these Ponoka chamber contests

The Ponoka and District Chamber of Commerce has launched several shop local…

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VIDEO: Canada Day in Ponoka

Photos and videos of Canada Day celebrations around town

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Ponoka’s community spirit stays strong during heat wave

Fire department, RCMP, Ponoka Victim Services, FCSS help Ponokians stay cool

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A Ponoka Seasons staff member shows Jim Horne his ‘Remarkable Resident’ certificate. (Photo submitted)

Ponoka war veteran recognized as ‘remarkable resident’ by retirement home

Jim Horne, soon to be 99, is also celebrating his 76th wedding anniversary to wife Victoria

A Ponoka Seasons staff member shows Jim Horne his ‘Remarkable Resident’ certificate. (Photo submitted)
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Pride flag ceremony held in Ponoka

An official Pride flag ceremony was held at the Environmental Services Building…

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Walk-in clinic for first dose in Ponoka June 29

A one-day walk-in clinic will be open for first doses of COVID-19…

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VIDEO: Lightning storm in Ponoka

There’s been some impressive lightining and thunderstorms in Ponoka and central Alberta…

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