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Missing teen found

Missing teen Hanna Constantineau has been found.

On Monday, Red Deer RCMP said the 14-year-old had been located. READ

Five Alberta snowmobilers killed in B.C. avalanche identified

MCBRIDE, B.C. -- RCMP say all five people killed in Friday's avalanche near McBride, B.C., were from Alberta. READ

Alberta's royalties unchanged after review

CALGARY - Alberta's royalty review panel has recommended the rates for oilsands projects remain the same, but that the rules around how costs are accounted for be improved. READ

Syrian family grateful for fresh start after living in fear for five years

No translator was needed to understand how the Alkerdi family was feeling. READ

'Animals can be crazy too, right?': Cross-country skier recounts owl attack

It was like an attack scene out of Alfred Hitchcock’s horror film The Birds. Only it was just one bird — but a very BIG one, with large sharp talons. READ

Albertans First founder standing up for Albertans

Albertans First founder George Clark has turned his attention to protecting the environment with an anti-windmill campaign. READ

Uber gauging interest of local drivers

First Edmonton, next Red Deer? READ

Red Deer couple reflects on spending a month among the refugees

Refugees are real people with real stories. READ

Four facing firearms charges

Four men face a combined 62 charges, the bulk being firearm related, after a recent arrest by Red Deer RCMP. READ

Anonymous donation to hospital fits to a TEE

Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre is getting new life-saving equipment to diagnose cardiac conditions thanks to a $750,000 anonymous donation to Red Deer Regional Health Foundation. READ

Abraham Lake’s frozen bubbles beautiful but deadly

A winter phenomenon that is attracting sightseers and photographers to Abraham Lake comes with a caution from an experienced outdoorsman. READ

Public school board to vote on boundary changes Wednesday

It would be hard to argue the Red Deer Public School District didn’t do their homework. READ

Shoebox campaign aims to give refugee children a chance to be children

Fourteen-year-old Kaitlyn Borchers wants to help Syrian child refugees reclaim their childhoods in Red Deer. READ

City urged to change its tune on Red Deer Royals

When it comes to supporting culture, the City of Red Deer needs to put more money where its mouth is, says councillor Buck Buchanan. READ

Abandoned wells put budget pressure on counties

Alberta’s oil and gas meltdown will hit rural municipalities hard, said a surface rights advocate on Friday. READ

Real estate hit hard by downturn

Year-end residential real estate numbers for Central Alberta are in and they tell a sobering tale. The number of residential sales in the region are down 19.2 per cent to 4,439 sales, according to Multiple Listing Service statistics released by the Central Alberta Realtors Association on Thursday. READ

Local school districts expected to meet deadline for LGBTQ policy

School jurisdictions in Central Alberta expect to meet the March 31 deadline to have policy in place to provide an inclusive environment for LGBTQ students. READ

Teen convicted of four sex assaults

A Red Deer teen has been convicted of four sex assaults, all with some relation to the time he spend with local Scouts and Cadets groups. But, the now 18-year-old was acquitted of five other charges including the more egregious two counts of sexual assault with a weapon charges. READ

Penhold family hits jackpot

A man and his daughter-in-law, both from Penhold, are sharing a $1-million lottery prize. READ

LGBTQ support group holding first meeting next month

A new Red Deer support group for family and friends of LGBTQ youth will hold its first meeting on Feb. 4. READ

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