Emily Jaycox

UPDATE: Emblau located in Calgary

UPDATE: Emblau located in Calgary

Escapee from Maskwacis federal institution arrested without incident

UPDATE: Emblau located in Calgary
UPDATED: 2020 Ponoka Stampede cancelled

UPDATED: 2020 Ponoka Stampede cancelled

Cattle raffle to go ahead, Stampede will return in 2021

UPDATED: 2020 Ponoka Stampede cancelled
Telus Health Babylon app under investigation

Telus Health Babylon app under investigation

Ponoka physician reminds residents BRMC is still responding to health needs

Telus Health Babylon app under investigation
John Jacobs, a former town councillor, has recovered though is still feeling the affects as his lungs get better.                                Photo submitted

Former Ponoka councillor has recovered from COVID-19

Was the only confirmed case in Ponoka

John Jacobs, a former town councillor, has recovered though is still feeling the affects as his lungs get better.                                Photo submitted
Hamilton’s IGA in Ponoka has responded to the public health measures by ensuring physical distancing between customers in lineups. Photo by Emily Jaycox

Ponoka chamber hosts teleconference on COVID-19 response

Three levels of government represented

Hamilton’s IGA in Ponoka has responded to the public health measures by ensuring physical distancing between customers in lineups. Photo by Emily Jaycox
VIDEO: Ponoka teachers, youth workers parade around town

VIDEO: Ponoka teachers, youth workers parade around town

Honks, signs, waves lift students April 8

VIDEO: Ponoka teachers, youth workers parade around town
A file photo from April, 2019 shows residents in Seasons Ponoka’s dining room.

Seasons Ponoka residents in self-isolation

No presumed or confirmed cases

A file photo from April, 2019 shows residents in Seasons Ponoka’s dining room.
Mounties and other first responders show support for health care workers in Chilliwach on March 30, 2020. Black Press file photo

Salute to health care workers set for Monday

Fire, RCMP and EMS to toot sirens, flash lights at 7 p.m. April 6

Mounties and other first responders show support for health care workers in Chilliwach on March 30, 2020. Black Press file photo
A photo of the Central Alberta Buccaneers’ last team blood donation. Photo submitted

UPDATED: Titans challenge Bucs to a ‘Bleed Off’

Blood drive challenge extended to April 30

A photo of the Central Alberta Buccaneers’ last team blood donation. Photo submitted
A photo of the Central Alberta Buccaneers’ last team blood donation. Photo submitted

UPDATED: Titans challenge Bucs to a ‘Bleed Off’

Blood drive challenge extended to April 30

A photo of the Central Alberta Buccaneers’ last team blood donation. Photo submitted
A recent photo from Old MacDonald’s Facebook page.

Ponoka County pet owners holding on to fur babies for now

Old MacDonald Kennels hasn’t seen an increase in surrendered pets

A recent photo from Old MacDonald’s Facebook page.
A screen shot of the statistical map on covid19stats.alberta.ca on March 27 shows zero cases in Ponoka, six in Wetaskiwin County, two in Camrose and Camrose County, two in Lacombe, and one in Stettler and Stettler County.

Ponoka resident’s negative COVID-19 test not ‘all that reassuring’

There are no confirmed cases in Ponoka as of 12 p.m. on March 27

A screen shot of the statistical map on covid19stats.alberta.ca on March 27 shows zero cases in Ponoka, six in Wetaskiwin County, two in Camrose and Camrose County, two in Lacombe, and one in Stettler and Stettler County.
Ponoka County resident writes messages of hope

Ponoka County resident writes messages of hope

Spreading kindness, not germs

Ponoka County resident writes messages of hope
Facebook photo of Tammy Dee and Nyle Clemmer

Online fundraisers being held for Ponoka couple who lost their home

Fire claimed Tammy and Nyle Clemmer’s home on Monday

Facebook photo of Tammy Dee and Nyle Clemmer
UCP government cancels changes to complex modifiers

UCP government cancels changes to complex modifiers

Ponoka physician ‘flabbergasted’ other cuts weren’t cancelled

UCP government cancels changes to complex modifiers
How Ponoka retailers are coping with current COVID-19 crisis

How Ponoka retailers are coping with current COVID-19 crisis

Several local stores announce ‘Golden Hour’ shopping times

How Ponoka retailers are coping with current COVID-19 crisis
Don’t forget the food bank

Don’t forget the food bank

Ponoka Food Bank in need of several items

Don’t forget the food bank
UPDATED: Racist slurs lead to school hold and secure at Ponoka school

UPDATED: Racist slurs lead to school hold and secure at Ponoka school

Ermineskin Cree Nation Chief Makinaw responds

UPDATED: Racist slurs lead to school hold and secure at Ponoka school
Robert Edwards and his Wife, Elizabeth Edwards, at an Alberta Primitive Skills Society meet at Camp Teepee Pole, Sundre, Alta. in 2017. Photo used with permission

Ponoka wilderness survivalist takes on ‘Alone: The Beast’

Show premieres Feb. 13, episode featuring Edwards airs Feb. 20

Robert Edwards and his Wife, Elizabeth Edwards, at an Alberta Primitive Skills Society meet at Camp Teepee Pole, Sundre, Alta. in 2017. Photo used with permission
Web photo used with permission

Bashaw native Darren Throop appointed to Order of Canada

CEO of entertainment giant eOne born and raised in Bashaw

Web photo used with permission