Emily Jaycox

Samson Cree Nation cuts ribbon on waste transfer station

Samson Cree Nation cuts ribbon on waste transfer station

$5.36 million facility almost operational

Samson Cree Nation cuts ribbon on waste transfer station
UPDATED: Maskwacis RCMP employ Search and Rescue to locate missing elderly man
UPDATED: Maskwacis RCMP employ Search and Rescue to locate missing elderly man
Ponoka RCMP arrest clears extensive warrants

Ponoka RCMP arrest clears extensive warrants

Caleb Joseph Shimwell had warrants in Ponoka, Wetaskiwin, Lacombe

Ponoka RCMP arrest clears extensive warrants
Garage fire in Ponoka caused by welding spark

Garage fire in Ponoka caused by welding spark

Garage gutted by fire

Garage fire in Ponoka caused by welding spark
Two wooden play structures in Ponoka set to be removed

Two wooden play structures in Ponoka set to be removed

No immediate plans to replace playground equipment

Two wooden play structures in Ponoka set to be removed
Sink hole from rain causes sewer line issue

Sink hole from rain causes sewer line issue

Affected residents can now safely flush toilets

Sink hole from rain causes sewer line issue
Wind, wet lodging crops in fields

Wind, wet lodging crops in fields

By Ponoka News Staff The rain may help with moisture concerns but…

Wind, wet lodging crops in fields
Tenders awarded for pavement and concrete improvements

Tenders awarded for pavement and concrete improvements

Seven locations identified as priorities for paving

Tenders awarded for pavement and concrete improvements
Skinny Labine of Ponoka, who has been a long-standing member of the Central Alberta section of the Canadian Vintage Motorcycle Group is shown here with his 1970 CB 750 Honda. Photo submitted

Ponoka Vintage Motorcycle Rally honours 50 years of Honda

The pistons will be popping and the extremely motivated members of the…

Skinny Labine of Ponoka, who has been a long-standing member of the Central Alberta section of the Canadian Vintage Motorcycle Group is shown here with his 1970 CB 750 Honda. Photo submitted
Surviving camping 101 for the hopelessly inept

Surviving camping 101 for the hopelessly inept

I’m not much of an outdoorsy person. My idea of “camping” is…

Surviving camping 101 for the hopelessly inept
Ponoka RCMP investigate motorcycle fatality of local man

Ponoka RCMP investigate motorcycle fatality of local man

Cause of collision currently unknown

Ponoka RCMP investigate motorcycle fatality of local man
Maskwacis RCMP seek public assistance to locate teenage female

Maskwacis RCMP seek public assistance to locate teenage female

Maskwacis RCMP is asking for public assistance to locate 15 year-old Alicia…

Maskwacis RCMP seek public assistance to locate teenage female
Left, PPC Yellowhead candidate Douglas Galavan speaks to those gathered at the Legion July 11, giving his endorsement of Bernier and the party. Photo by Emily Jaycox

People’s Party of Canada makes a stop in Ponoka

Maxine Bernier speaks at Ponoka Legion

Left, PPC Yellowhead candidate Douglas Galavan speaks to those gathered at the Legion July 11, giving his endorsement of Bernier and the party. Photo by Emily Jaycox
Annual Maskwacis pow wow honours missing and murdered Indigenous women

Annual Maskwacis pow wow honours missing and murdered Indigenous women

The theme for the 2019 Ermineskin Cree National Traditional Pow Wow held…

Annual Maskwacis pow wow honours missing and murdered Indigenous women
Climbers in Jasper find unexploded ordnance

Climbers in Jasper find unexploded ordnance

Agencies safely detonated the device

Climbers in Jasper find unexploded ordnance
CP Rail officially renames signs from “Hobbema” to “Maskwacis”

CP Rail officially renames signs from “Hobbema” to “Maskwacis”

Change acknowledges true history of territory

CP Rail officially renames signs from “Hobbema” to “Maskwacis”
Logan Gorst leads Heat 8 down the stretch, only to get caught by Layne MacGillivray on the outside by a nose at the line on the first night of WPCA racing at the Ponoka Stampede. Photo by Jordie Dwyer

Chanse Vigen leads the wagon train in Ponoka

Opening night of WPCA racing at the Ponoka Stampede

Logan Gorst leads Heat 8 down the stretch, only to get caught by Layne MacGillivray on the outside by a nose at the line on the first night of WPCA racing at the Ponoka Stampede. Photo by Jordie Dwyer
Motorcyclist involved in crash succumbs to injuries, dies in hospital

Motorcyclist involved in crash succumbs to injuries, dies in hospital

Incident under investigation by Ponoka RCMP

Motorcyclist involved in crash succumbs to injuries, dies in hospital
Slave Lake RCMP find man’s body in fire unrelated to wildfire

Slave Lake RCMP find man’s body in fire unrelated to wildfire

Police investigating death that seems to be suspicious

Slave Lake RCMP find man’s body in fire unrelated to wildfire
UPDATED: Health advisory issued for Ponoka and area as wildfire continues to rage
UPDATED: Health advisory issued for Ponoka and area as wildfire continues to rage