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Jenelle Louis, left, with her grandmother Joyce Crier-Tootoosis. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Samson Cree Nation grandmother of homicide victim speaks up for others suffering

Sister of Wetaskiwin homicide victim: ‘I’m still waiting for him to call me’

Jenelle Louis, left, with her grandmother Joyce Crier-Tootoosis. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
L-R: Brad Raugust, Rick Cline and Greg Gordon were re-elected to three-year terms. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Ponoka Stampede has record revenue year

Three directors re-elected at AGM

L-R: Brad Raugust, Rick Cline and Greg Gordon were re-elected to three-year terms. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
(Facebook photo/Wolf Creek Golf Resort)

RV lease holders react after Wolf Creek Golf Resort announces receivership

Golf resort is located in Morningside, Alta.

(Facebook photo/Wolf Creek Golf Resort)
(Stock image/Creative Outlet)

Ryan Applegarth sentenced to 8 years for Wetaskiwin manslaughter

Applegarth also awaiting trial for second degree murder of Ponoka woman

(Stock image/Creative Outlet)
(Photos by Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Ponoka Stampede sends off CFR contingent in style

A testament to the Ponoka-area’s rodeo heritage, a fair-sized contingent of local…

(Photos by Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
Mayor Kevin Ferguson, right, presents Staff Sgt. Chris Smiley with a farewell gift on behalf of the town and council on Oct. 25. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Ponoka RCMP detachment commander moving on to provincial post

Will co-coordinate the Regional Police and Crisis Teams

Mayor Kevin Ferguson, right, presents Staff Sgt. Chris Smiley with a farewell gift on behalf of the town and council on Oct. 25. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
Hospital personnel pose for a photo with one of the cardiac monitoring cubes in emergency. (File photo)

Ponoka hospital to join province-wide electronic medical record system

The Ponoka Hospital and Care Centre is joining Connect Care, a province-wide…

Hospital personnel pose for a photo with one of the cardiac monitoring cubes in emergency. (File photo)
Jeff Ellison when he was the manager of Guardian Ambulance in Ponoka. (Photos submitted)

‘Last call’ for Ponoka EMT retiring after 38 years

While there have been many changes and advancements in Emergency Medical Services…

Jeff Ellison when he was the manager of Guardian Ambulance in Ponoka. (Photos submitted)
Camp participant Brooke Rain, 14, shares her experiences at the film release on Oct. 19, in Montana First Nation. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Montana First Nation students celebrated at film release

Documentary showcases YCEP program, youth camp

Camp participant Brooke Rain, 14, shares her experiences at the film release on Oct. 19, in Montana First Nation. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Ponoka Bantam Broncs fighting for league championship title this weekend

Won semi-final in decisive 58-14 victory

(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
L-R: Kaia Sylvester as Hei Hei, Elise Wilson as Pua, and Aubrey Wilson as Moana. (Photos by Emily Jaycox/Bashaw Star)
L-R: Kaia Sylvester as Hei Hei, Elise Wilson as Pua, and Aubrey Wilson as Moana. (Photos by Emily Jaycox/Bashaw Star)
A house fire in Mirror, Alta., Sept. 21, resulted in the total loss of the home. (Photo submitted)

Mirror, Alta., home total loss after fire

The cause of the fire is still under investigation

A house fire in Mirror, Alta., Sept. 21, resulted in the total loss of the home. (Photo submitted)
(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

VIDEO: Car crash, shooting near Leland Hotel, Ponoka

The day after a shooting on a downtown street in Ponoka, signs…

(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
Dr. Wilton Littlechild

Dr. Wilton Littlechild speaks at Ponoka Legion’s veterans appreciation luncheon

Luncheon followed Decoration Day ceremony

Dr. Wilton Littlechild
(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Proper preparation can prevent tragedies

As you set out to enjoy the last couple weeks of summer,…

Ryan Jake Applegarth. (File photo/RCMP)

Convicted in Wetaskiwin manslaughter case awaiting sentencing

Applegarth is also awaiting trial for the second degree murder of Ponoka woman

Ryan Jake Applegarth. (File photo/RCMP)
Jeffery Kraft’s sister, Caitlin Kraft, outside a Red Deer courthouse in 2021. (File photo By PAUL COWLEY/Advocate staff)

Tyler Campbell appealing sentence in killing of Ponoka man

Victim’s sister: ‘Here we are again’

Jeffery Kraft’s sister, Caitlin Kraft, outside a Red Deer courthouse in 2021. (File photo By PAUL COWLEY/Advocate staff)
Dorothy Loreen in Maskwacis July 25. Background blur added. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Inuvialuit woman travelled from north of Arctic Circle to hear Pope in Maskwacis

Dorothy Loreen travelled a long way from her home community of Tuktoyaktuk,…

Dorothy Loreen in Maskwacis July 25. Background blur added. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
(Shaela Dansereau/ Pipestone Flyer)

PHOTOS: Pope apologizes to Indigenous survivors in his ‘penitential pilgrimage’ in Maskwacis

Although the occasion was sombre, there was a vibrancy at Maskwa Park…

(Shaela Dansereau/ Pipestone Flyer)