Year: 2012

Alberta’s outlook optimistic
American politicians may be dancing awkwardly toward the fiscal cliff, but there’s still reason to be optimistic about the financial future, say a pair of Alberta economists.

Advocate Staff / December 28, 2012

Northwestern Air adds Abbotsford
Are you thinking of doing some spring skiing at Whistler Blackcomb Ski Resort in a few months?

Advocate Staff / December 28, 2012

More Canadians confident about their finances
It appears Canadians will be entering 2013 in a more positive mood about their finances than they were a year ago, a poll released Thursday suggests.

Advocate Staff / December 28, 2012

Bentley history book unveiled
Bentley’s history came alive with the unveiling of its new history book on Thursday.

Advocate Staff / December 27, 2012

French diplomas are the goal
A collection of Red Deer high school students will try to receive an official diploma from the national education ministry of France next spring.

Advocate Staff / December 27, 2012

RCMP issue snowmobile warning
This holiday season, Alberta RCMP are reminding snowmobilers to keep safe while they are out sledding.

Dave Nagy / December 27, 2012

One dead in multi-vehicle crash near Calgary
A fatal crash involving a prisoner transfer van has closed both lanes of the busy Trans-Canada Highway between Calgary and the mountain parks.

Advocate Staff / December 27, 2012

SLIDESHOW — Red Deer high school basketball
A collection of recent photos of high-school basketball action in Red Deer. including Hunting Hills High School, Lindsay Thurber High School and Notre Dame High School.

Leo Paré / December 27, 2012

Enjoying our city amidst a natural environment
Walking in a winter wonderland can also be a gateway to a natural environment and Red Deerians have the chance to learn about what surrounds them every day.

Advocate Staff / December 27, 2012

Pipeline a watershed battle
In the middle of an interview, Gerald Amos stoops to pick up his three-year-old granddaughter. Continuing, he hands her blueberries on demand.

Advocate Staff / December 27, 2012

Agonizing aftermath for crash victim
Jeff Dow’s first memory after his crash is waking up in a hospital bed to see two uniformed police officers waiting to charge him with impaired driving.

Advocate Staff / December 27, 2012

Gladys Evelyn PENNOCK
PENNOCKGladys Evelyn1925 - 2012Gladys Pennock passed away on December 27, 2012 in…

Wire Service / December 27, 2012

William (Bill) Henry EARL
EARLWilliam (Bill) Henry12 July, 1919 - 27 Dec., 2012Bill is predeceased by…

Wire Service / December 27, 2012

Zoli LOKOS
LOKOSZoliZoli Lokos of Red Deer passed away at the Red Deer Regional…

Wire Service / December 27, 2012