Mary-Ann Barr

Mary-Ann posted 185 stories to Red Deer Advocate.
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An artist’s drawing of the new Catholic K to 9 school in Blackfalds, St. Gregory the Great School. (Contributed)

New Blackfalds Catholic school also ahead of schedule

School will have capacity for 500 students

  • Dec 15th, 2016 1:00pm
An artist’s drawing of the new Catholic K to 9 school in Blackfalds, St. Gregory the Great School. (Contributed)
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St. Joseph High School in Red Deer nearing completion

School’s initial capacity is 900 Grade 10, 11 and 12 students

  • Dec 15th, 2016 12:30pm
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100+ women in Red Deer making a charitable difference

Already raised $over $150,000, group gearing up for 2017

  • Dec 14th, 2016 2:00pm
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Central Alberta immigrant centre’s ESL classes full

About 100 people on waiting list to learn English

  • Dec 14th, 2016 12:30am
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A drawing of the new Westpark Middle School. (Drawing provided by Red Deer Public School District)

Red Deer Public Schools “going for gold” with new school

Two new public school projects moving along

  • Dec 12th, 2016 1:28pm
A drawing of the new Westpark Middle School. (Drawing provided by Red Deer Public School District)

Former Red Deer high school coach charged

Now facing child pornography, sex offence charges in Saskatoon

  • Dec 12th, 2016 11:00am

Maskwacis RCMP investigate homicide of 55-year-old man

Person of interest identified

  • Dec 12th, 2016 6:00am
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Red Deer’s major Christmas light tour released

One big display includes Fern Road inflatable collection

  • Dec 9th, 2016 1:18pm
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The 2016 Elliott Christmas Light Tour route in Red Deer

Father and two sons involved in annual mapping of route

  • Dec 9th, 2016 1:00pm
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Notre Dame students in Red Deer standing up to domestic violence

Event at high school raising awareness about the issue

  • Dec 9th, 2016 12:00pm
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The gray jay, also known as the whiskey jack. (Photo illustration by Canadian Geographic; photo: Alan D. Wilson)

Annual Central Alberta bird count Dec. 18

Boreal forest gray jays could become national bird

  • Dec 9th, 2016 8:00am
The gray jay, also known as the whiskey jack. (Photo illustration by Canadian Geographic; photo: Alan D. Wilson)
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2017 City of Red Deer operating budget “challenging”

2.51 per cent property tax increase projected; user fees frozen

  • Dec 8th, 2016 1:00pm
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City of Red Deer to increase water, garbage and other rates

New rates would kick in March 1

  • Dec 8th, 2016 1:00pm
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Red Deer 2017 draft budget includes 2.51 per cent tax increase

Freeze on fees such as Transit, Parks and Rec planned

  • Dec 8th, 2016 9:00am
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An annual favorite, the light display on Ohio Close in Oriole Park is a riot of colour and festive design. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

Seniors light tour in Red Deer always draws hundreds

Kinsmen and Kinettes help show off season’s bright lights

  • Dec 6th, 2016 11:00am
An annual favorite, the light display on Ohio Close in Oriole Park is a riot of colour and festive design. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
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Red Deer Seniors Light Tour route

Anyone can follow the route during Christmas season

  • Dec 6th, 2016 11:00am
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Two from Red Deer charged after allegedly trying to flee checkstop

Stolen vehicle driver crashed into and injured another driver

  • Dec 6th, 2016 12:30am
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                                Hunter Schneider and his brother Anthony Haultain, of Red Deer, hand over some toys and food donations to Michelle Landry at Parkland Mall Saturday afternoon. Through the weekend the annual Red Deer Food Bank Society Stuff-A-Bus campaign took up residence in the shopping centre to gather food, cash, and toy donations for the food bank and the Red Deer Christmas Bureau.

Red Deer Christmas charities seeing more two-parent families

More first-time applicants as well

  • Dec 5th, 2016 2:00pm
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                                Hunter Schneider and his brother Anthony Haultain, of Red Deer, hand over some toys and food donations to Michelle Landry at Parkland Mall Saturday afternoon. Through the weekend the annual Red Deer Food Bank Society Stuff-A-Bus campaign took up residence in the shopping centre to gather food, cash, and toy donations for the food bank and the Red Deer Christmas Bureau.
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With December snowfall comes collisions

AMA spokesman says drivers need to adjust to conditions

  • Dec 1st, 2016 2:50pm
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A poster depicts Standing Rock.

Red Deer supporters of Standing Rock plan walk on Monday

Demonstration to show support for those fighting pipeline in Dakotas

  • Dec 1st, 2016 2:00pm
A poster depicts Standing Rock.