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Alliance Santa Daze offers many activities in town

Christmas market, free-skating, turkey toss, bonfire, cocoa and loads of fun

  • Dec 12, 2018

WATCH: CP Holiday Train rolls into Lacombe

Kelly Prescott performed for hundreds of Central Albertans

Disguised man robs Leduc ATB with bear spray

Police say the man entered the bank with a disguise and took off in a dark coloured bicycle

Motorist flees police near Ponoka, escapes on foot

While attempting a traffic stop police say the driver sped off before hitting the ditch

Red Deer to co-host World Junior Ice Hockey Championships with Edmonton in 2021

Red Deer and Edmonton are helping to write Canadian hockey history, says Mayor Tara Veer

Celtic sensation Derina Harvey Band in Coronation Jan. 11

Band said to have fiddler who brings the roof down

Ponoka RCMP seek public’s help locating missing man

Police say 21-year-old Alexis Littlechild went missing from the Centennial Centre Nov. 30

Castor town staff get 4.8 per cent pay increase

Passes with no objections

  • Dec 5, 2018

Ponoka RCMP help recover $50,000 worth of stolen property

Ponoka RCMP worked in conjunction with the Wetaskiwin and Maskwacis detachments

Pickup ends up in river near Ponoka

Emergency crews attended the scene where a pickup went off the QE2

RCMP: Avoid driving on the QE2 from Blackfalds to Red Deer

The highway lanes near Ponoka are slick due to wintry weather

Home fire claims life of man and woman in Wetaskiwin

Wetaskiwin RCMP say the home was fully engulfed when crews arrived

Head-on collision south of Ponoka closes Highway 2A lanes

Fire crews extricated one person with serious injuries

Ponoka pushes for a piece of the grant pie

The town argues that rural municipalities are losing out of provincial funding opportunities

Theresetta first time packed full of events

Enough school time has passed for report card

  • Nov 30, 2018

UPDATED: Man dies in collision near Ponoka

STARS Air Ambulance was called to a single vehicle collision on the QE2 south of Ponoka

Castor council is wary of signing agreement to form housing society

Coronation & District Seniors Housing Society causing council concerns

  • Nov 29, 2018

UPDATED Counterfeit currency surfaces in Stettler

UPDATED Other news: Police raid results in three arrests