The memorial display in the Samson Cree Nation band office window. (Photo courtesy of Samson Cree Nation)

Samson Cree Nation memorial display honours murder victim Billie Johnson

By Chevi Rabbit For Ponoka News Samson Cree Nation (SCN) erected a…

  • Apr 26, 2021


Ryan Jake Applegarth of Ponoka, 28, is scheduled to appear at Ponoka Provincial Court on March 12, 2021. (File photo)

Discussions about justice continue as Ponoka murder victim’s case proceeds

Reaction to comments Ponoka Staff Sgt. Chris Smiley made to town council last month


A red dress hangs from a tree in front of a Wetaskiwin group home to help open the conversation on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women (MMIW). Photo by Shaela Dansereau.

A Wetaskiwin group home puts out display to raise awareness for MMIW

National Red Dress Day to raise awareness for MMIW was May 5.