Emily Jaycox

The Bashaw Youth Centre hosted the Festival of Trees on Nov. 26. There were treat bags and other goodies, a craft table, the decorated trees, and kids got a chance to visit with Santa. (Photos by Emily Jaycox/Bashaw Star)

PHOTOS: Bashaw’s Festival of Trees

The Bashaw Youth Centre hosted the Festival of Trees on Nov. 26.…

The Bashaw Youth Centre hosted the Festival of Trees on Nov. 26. There were treat bags and other goodies, a craft table, the decorated trees, and kids got a chance to visit with Santa. (Photos by Emily Jaycox/Bashaw Star)
(Emily Jaycox/Bashaw Star)

VIDEO: Bashaw’s Santa Claus Parade

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The Bashaw Humbug Bazaar opens Nov. 25

Your one-stop-shop for all things Christmas is finally here

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Jenelle Louis, left, with her grandmother Joyce Crier-Tootoosis. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Samson Cree Nation grandmother of homicide victim speaks up for others suffering

Sister of Wetaskiwin homicide victim: ‘I’m still waiting for him to call me’

Jenelle Louis, left, with her grandmother Joyce Crier-Tootoosis. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
L-R: Brad Raugust, Rick Cline and Greg Gordon were re-elected to three-year terms.

Ponoka Stampede has record revenue year

Three directors re-elected at AGM

L-R: Brad Raugust, Rick Cline and Greg Gordon were re-elected to three-year terms.
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Hometown Bashaw artist’s design featured in national campaign

Artist, comic illustrator and muralist Kat Simmers from Bashaw is representing Alberta…

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RV lease holders react after Wolf Creek Golf Resort announces receivership

Golf resort is located in Morningside, Alta.

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Ryan Applegarth sentenced to 8 years for Wetaskiwin manslaughter

Applegarth also awaiting trial for second degree murder of Ponoka woman

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Bashaw RCMP building. (File photo)

Bashaw RCMP holding town hall meeting in Alix

Meeting to be held on Nov. 15

Bashaw RCMP building. (File photo)
(Photos by Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Ponoka Stampede sends off CFR contingent in style

A testament to the Ponoka-area’s rodeo heritage, a fair-sized contingent of local…

(Photos by Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
Mayor Kevin Ferguson, right, presents Staff Sgt. Chris Smiley with a farewell gift on behalf of the town and council on Oct. 25. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Ponoka RCMP detachment commander moving on to provincial post

Will co-coordinate the Regional Police and Crisis Teams

Mayor Kevin Ferguson, right, presents Staff Sgt. Chris Smiley with a farewell gift on behalf of the town and council on Oct. 25. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
Hospital personnel pose for a photo with one of the cardiac monitoring cubes in emergency. (File photo)

Ponoka hospital to join province-wide electronic medical record system

The Ponoka Hospital and Care Centre is joining Connect Care, a province-wide…

Hospital personnel pose for a photo with one of the cardiac monitoring cubes in emergency. (File photo)
Jeff Ellison when he was the manager of Guardian Ambulance in Ponoka. (Photos submitted)

‘Last call’ for Ponoka EMT retiring after 38 years

While there have been many changes and advancements in Emergency Medical Services…

Jeff Ellison when he was the manager of Guardian Ambulance in Ponoka. (Photos submitted)
Camp participant Brooke Rain, 14, shares her experiences at the film release on Oct. 19, in Montana First Nation. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Montana First Nation students celebrated at film release

Documentary showcases YCEP program, youth camp

Camp participant Brooke Rain, 14, shares her experiences at the film release on Oct. 19, in Montana First Nation. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
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Ponoka Bantam Broncs fighting for league championship title this weekend

Won semi-final in decisive 58-14 victory

(Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
L-R: Ashley Lamey and Debbie Lamey from the Ponoka lodge, Sandra Ermineskin, director of the Ermineskin Women’s Shelter, Barb Bambrick, Bashaw lodge member and past national president, and Suzanne Ramstad, Bashaw lodge member. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)

Bashaw, Ponoka Royal Purple members donate care bags to Ermineskin Women’s Shelter

Donation made in recognition of ‘Purple Thursday’

L-R: Ashley Lamey and Debbie Lamey from the Ponoka lodge, Sandra Ermineskin, director of the Ermineskin Women’s Shelter, Barb Bambrick, Bashaw lodge member and past national president, and Suzanne Ramstad, Bashaw lodge member. (Emily Jaycox/Ponoka News)
L-R: Kaia Sylvester as Hei Hei, Elise Wilson as Pua, and Aubrey Wilson as Moana. (Photos by Emily Jaycox/Bashaw Star)
L-R: Kaia Sylvester as Hei Hei, Elise Wilson as Pua, and Aubrey Wilson as Moana. (Photos by Emily Jaycox/Bashaw Star)
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OPINION: Finding the humour in morning mishaps

Dirty clothes, sticky fingers and breakfast battles

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Alberta RCMP enforcing over holiday long weekend

This Thanksgiving weekend, Alberta RCMP Traffic is carrying out enforcement initiatives from…

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Emma Larkin looking at some of the books she’ll be receiving monthly from the Dolly Parton Imagination library. (Photo submitted)

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library coming to Bashaw, Mirror

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is coming to the Bashaw and Mirror communities,…

Emma Larkin looking at some of the books she’ll be receiving monthly from the Dolly Parton Imagination library. (Photo submitted)