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RDC putting together threat assessment team

Whether it’s the radicalization of students, a shooter on campus or a tornado bearing down, Red Deer College is moving toward a more comprehensive approach to assessing threats on campus.

The college — with a population of around 7,500 regular students at any time — has never had to face such terrible threats. READ

Sylvan eyes more debt to pay for multiplex

Sylvan Lake administration is recommending going deeper into debt to cover the rising cost of a proposed multiplex. READ

RMCP need assistance to locate Makayla Herman

Red Deer RCMP are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing youth. READ

Cellphone being tested in case of recent Rimbey fire

A teenager’s iPhone 5c that sparked a fire is being tested to determine what caused it to burst into flames. READ

Charges laid against 30-year-old man in connection with fatal motorcycle accident

A 30-year-old man faces five charges after a collision that resulted in the death of a 44-year-old Springbrook man on Wednesday. READ

Man jailed one month for fatal crash

A Clearwater County man received one month jail for being drunk during a crash that killed an Ontario woman. READ

RCMP need assistance locating man wanted on a number of warrants

A man wanted on a Canada-wide warrant for breach of parole conditions may be in Central Alberta. READ

Red Deer in costly waiting game with province

Red Deerians are on the hook for $100,000 every year the former RCMP building sits empty. READ

Invasive mussels discovered on boat at Sunbreaker Cove

Sylvan Lake has had a close call with unwanted mussels. READ

Red Deer woman guilty of perjury

Lying on the stand by taking responsibility for a stabbing death her boyfriend committed was a deliberate decision by a Red Deer woman and not made under duress, a judge has ruled. READ

Police raid on Rocky garage nets drugs, documents

Rocky RCMP seized a large quantity of narcotics, and multiple registration and insurance cards from a garage in Rocky Mountain House early Wednesday morning. READ

RCMP searching for armed robbery suspect

Red Deer RCMP are looking for a suspect in an armed robbery at a convenience store on Saturday. READ

Priority Crimes Task Force raids property near Penhold

One man is in custody after police recovered stolen property, including trucks and tools, at a rural property near Penhold on Tuesday. READ

Self-harming behaviour down in some groups, up in others, study suggests

Children and youth in Alberta going to emergency rooms for self-harming behaviour were more often from families who received government subsidies, according to a new University of Alberta study. READ

Perjury trial in the hands of the judge

A Red Deer woman was under duress when she took responsibility for a murder she didn’t commit at her then-boyfriend’s trial, her lawyer says. READ

A mermaid's tail

A Red Deer woman is a mermaid on a mission. READ

Worker injured while testing flyboarding equipment at Sylvan Lake, Sunday

A Central Alberta man was seriously injured after testing flyboarding equipment over Sylvan Lake on Sunday afternoon. READ

Police seek suspect in relation to stolen diamond ring

Beware of a man who may be peddling or proposing with a stolen diamond engagement ring. READ

Saturday stabbing at Samson Cree Nation: two youth charged

Two youths face attempted murder charges following a stabbing on the Samson Cree Nation. READ

Woody's RV World Marathon picking up speed

The Woody’s Marathon continues to prove it’s the little RV that could. With its 17th edition on Sunday in the books, the marathon continues to establish its place as one of the must-run events on the Alberta road race calendar. This year they surpassed their goal of 1,500 runners while an estimated 4,500-5,500 people watched either at Lindsay Thurber Comprehensive High School or along the 42.2-kilometre course. READ

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