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Missing Sylvan Lake Senior found dead

A 69-year-old man from Sylvan Lake reported missing has been found dead by police.

Robert William Plunkett was last seen by family on Feb.10 around 7:30 a.m. at his home. READ

Nova Chemicals commits $2M to 2019 Canada Winter Games

A company described as a “community builder” is the latest to step forward for the 2019 Canada Winter Games. READ

Filipino community happy consulate office opening in Alberta

A Philippine consulate office will be opening soon in Alberta, following several years of lobbying by the Filipino community in Western Canada. READ

Red Deer’s Gradyn Bowd 'pitch perfect'

He’s climbed the rugby ladder to the extent that he’s now reached one of the top rungs. READ

Hen Houses helping to boost duck productivity in Central Alberta

A winter project in Central Alberta that will increase duck nesting opportunities and therefore the number of ducklings this summer is underway in Central Alberta. READ

Small explosion prompts landfill safety warning

No one was injured after a small explosion at Red Deer’s Waste Management Facility on Saturday. READ

Sexual assault victim 'brutally traumatized'

Not only did Kevin Roy Gladue disfigure an O’Chiese woman when he broke her jaw, his actions endangered her life as she ran away and became lost in the woods for 12 days. READ

Missing teen found

Missing teen Hanna Constantineau has been found. 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

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