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Ponoka RCMP investigate thefts and break-ins

In one file, suspects entered a home and stole the keys to a vehicle while the homeowner was inside

Blackfalds RCMP officer and single mom passes away after battle with breast cancer

GoFundMe set up for Officer Jamie Carswell’s son Lincoln

Ponoka RCMP searching for missing pregnant First Nations woman

Police say 24-year-old Nikita Rabbit went missing around the Centennial Centre Jan. 2

A No Landfill Disposal Facility in the future for Sylvan Lake

Sylvan Lake and Fogdog Energy Solutions have formally signed a Master Services Agreement

Wetaskiwin RCMP looking for driver alleged to damage police vehicle

Wetaskiwin seeking public assistance identifying driver of stolen vehicle

OnStar helps locate stolen truck in Ponoka

Ponoka RCMP files include the theft of a 5,000 kg transformer, plus other files

New Years Day arrest in Wetaskiwin involves weapon, cocaine

Wetaskiwin CRU arrest male and locate drugs and weapons

Three Wetaskiwin area men charged in alleged $140K break and enter

Wetaskiwin RCMP CRU lay charges in $140,000 rural break and enter

Three Wetaskiwin-area suspects face 52 charges after guns and drugs seized

Wetaskiwin Crime Reduction Unit conduct search warrant, seize firearms and drugs

Extreme cold warning set for northern Alberta

Extreme wind chills for the northern part of the province at -40 degrees C

Rimbey Lions Club visit hospital on Christmas Day

Spreading Christmas cheer

  • Dec 28, 2018

Rimbey police look for intoxicated person who was missing after house party

Accident almost occurs, concerned motorist advised Rimbey police of dangerous driver

  • Dec 28, 2018

Edson RCMP arrest two suspects after chase

The two suspects were spotted and tried to evade police during the chase

Chances of getting caught while drinking and driving increase

Police officer can now demand roadside breath samples

  • Dec 24, 2018

Council discuss cannabis rules and regulations

Rimbey town council hold off on final reading to smoking bylaw

  • Dec 24, 2018

Plastic bag ban discussed

Rimbey council needs input

  • Dec 24, 2018

Wintry road conditions add havoc to Friday afternoon commute

Wintry road conditions caused multiple collisions along the QE2 near Ponoka

Quick thinking Ponoka teacher saves choking student

Christmas will be complete for a Ponoka family after Ponoka Elementary School teacher saves student