Jordie Dwyer

Vehicle, guns and family member’s ashes stolen in rural break and enter: Ponoka RCMP

Vehicle, guns and family member’s ashes stolen in rural break and enter: Ponoka RCMP

Ponoka RCMP hoping for information to track down items taken in pair of thefts

Vehicle, guns and family member’s ashes stolen in rural break and enter: Ponoka RCMP
RCMP and Sheriffs from the Ponoka Integrated Traffic Unit check out the vehicle in the ditch and look further into things on the QEII just north of the overpass with Secondary Highway 611 after a woman ran out into traffic. Fortunately, she wasnt’t hurt. Photo by Jordie Dwyer
RCMP and Sheriffs from the Ponoka Integrated Traffic Unit check out the vehicle in the ditch and look further into things on the QEII just north of the overpass with Secondary Highway 611 after a woman ran out into traffic. Fortunately, she wasnt’t hurt. Photo by Jordie Dwyer

Ponoka Stampede filled with first time champions

It was a night of firsts in the championship showdown at the…

Layton Green, shown here winning the 2017 CFR saddle bronc title, had a pretty rough go in his first four rounds at the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas which ended on Dec. 16. File photo

Layton Green feels experience at NFR very valuable

Bashaw-area Canadian saddle bronc champ makes first appearance at National Finals Rodeo

Layton Green, shown here winning the 2017 CFR saddle bronc title, had a pretty rough go in his first four rounds at the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas which ended on Dec. 16. File photo
Election landslide - Ponoka’s incumbent Mayor Rick Bonnett was easily re-elected on Monday night and will be joined by three incumbent councillors and three first time candidates in what turned out to be an interesting election night. For the full story and comments, turn over to Page 2. Photo by Jordie Dwyer

Ponoka town council sees three new, four return

Bonnett re-elected with huge margin, lone incumbent councillor just misses out

Election landslide - Ponoka’s incumbent Mayor Rick Bonnett was easily re-elected on Monday night and will be joined by three incumbent councillors and three first time candidates in what turned out to be an interesting election night. For the full story and comments, turn over to Page 2. Photo by Jordie Dwyer
Excitement for minor hockey’s future in Ponoka

Excitement for minor hockey’s future in Ponoka

New program grows more than anticipated, teams all set to for the season

Excitement for minor hockey’s future in Ponoka
Ben Wilson has begun to use his drone, shown here capturing images at a cattle watering site near Black Diamond, as part of his video production work.

Bashaw resident selected among CYL finalists

Wilson receives once-in-a-lifetime opportunity

Ben Wilson has begun to use his drone, shown here capturing images at a cattle watering site near Black Diamond, as part of his video production work.
Lengthy, storied 4-H history in west Central Alberta area

Lengthy, storied 4-H history in west Central Alberta area

Ponoka, Rimbey area clubs help Alberta 4-H celebrate 100 years

Lengthy, storied 4-H history in west Central Alberta area
Two suspects in an early morning stabbing in Wetaskiwin on July 13 literally ran into a wall as they tried to flee the scene and both wound up in hospital. RCMP are continuing to investigate with charges pending. Image: RCMP

Suspects in Wetaskiwin stabbing crash land into police hands

Two men hit a brick wall after attempt to flee from alleged stabbing July 13

Two suspects in an early morning stabbing in Wetaskiwin on July 13 literally ran into a wall as they tried to flee the scene and both wound up in hospital. RCMP are continuing to investigate with charges pending. Image: RCMP
Bareback rider Gavin DeRose on Deal Me In had no score June 29 during Ponoka Stampede action.

Fun in the sun at Ponoka Stampede Day 3

Rays of sun brought out the fans and some great rides Thursday at the Stampede

Bareback rider Gavin DeRose on Deal Me In had no score June 29 during Ponoka Stampede action.
Ponoka RCMP looking for missing 13 year old

Ponoka RCMP looking for missing 13 year old

Police hoping for information in locating a boy missing from Ponoka

Ponoka RCMP looking for missing 13 year old
Ponoka firefighter answers last call with celebration of life

Ponoka firefighter answers last call with celebration of life

Ponoka volunteer firefighter Bob Sorensen lived his final days as he had always done, with honour.

Ponoka firefighter answers last call with celebration of life