Maskwacis celebrates opening of 1st public library

Access to books, cultural literature and digital resources just became possible for thousands of people living on Alberta First Nations south of Edmonton. The community of Maskwacis held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday for its first-ever public library. “Since last…

Ponoka motorcyclist, 56, dies in hospital after crash

A central Alberta man died in hospital a few days after being involved in a collision while riding his motorcycle. The crash happened on a rural road west of Ponoka on Wednesday, July 10. Story continues below RCMP, EMS and…

Motorcyclist, 28, dies after collision south of Ponoka

A young motorcycle driver died in hospital last week after being involved in a collision on a secondary highway in central Alberta. The two-vehicle collision happened on Thursday afternoon on Highway 815 east of Morningside, which is halfway between Ponoka…

3 adults, 1 baby rushed to hospital after highway crash near Ponoka

Four people, including a one-year-old boy, were rushed to hospital after two vehicles collided head-on on Highway 2 north of Ponoka on Tuesday night. RCMP were called just after 10 p.m. about a vehicle that was driving the wrong way.…