Year: 2015

Police still looking for missing teen
A Red Deer teen is still missing, and police are renewing their appeal to the public for information on her whereabouts.

Advocate Staff / December 29, 2015

Kevin Clarence KITS
KITSKevin ClarenceMay 25, 1964 - Dec. 29, 2015Kevin Clarence Kits passed peacefully…

Wire Service / December 29, 2015

Steven Paul GRESHNER
GRESHNERSteven PaulApr.11, 1962 - Dec. 29, 2015It is with great sadness we…

Wire Service / December 29, 2015

Denis MADDEN
MADDENDenis1949 - 2015It is with great sadness that the family of Denis…

Wire Service / December 29, 2015

Rebels can’t get going against Oil Kings
The Red Deer Rebels were somewhat lucky to come out of Sunday’s Western Hockey League date with the visiting Edmonton Oil Kings with a victory. They weren’t as fortunate 24 hours later. “It was kind of a carryover from last night,” said Rebels GM/head coach Brent Sutter, following a 3-1 loss Monday to the Edmonton Oil Kings in front of 6,928 fans at Rexall Place.

Advocate Staff / December 29, 2015

Too close for comfort: climbing Everest during an earthquake
Climbing the Khumbu Icefall on the Nepali slopes of Mount Everest is always dangerous — underline always. Huge blocks of ice the size of a house regularly come crashing down. And don’t forget deadly crevasses that can open up with little warning or be hidden underfoot.

Advocate Staff / December 29, 2015

Robert (Bob) Harold DAVEY
DAVEYRobert (Bob) HaroldApril 2, 1940 - Dec. 28, 2015It is with great…

Wire Service / December 28, 2015

Milton James HENDRICKSON
HENDRICKSONMilton JamesMilton Hendrickson was born September 29, 1938 in Lake Alma, SK…

Wire Service / December 28, 2015

Wayne (Butch) REITMEIER
REITMEIERWayne (Butch)Passed away December 28, 2015 at Red Deer Regional Hospital at…

Wire Service / December 28, 2015

Making an early impression
Red Deer Rebels owner/GM/head coach Brent Sutter has been working behind the scenes to strengthen the Memorial Cup hosts as they head toward the second half of the Western Hockey League season. Sutter took a significant step in the right direction during the weekend by adding 19-year-old forward Jake DeBrusk from the Swift Current Broncos.

Advocate Staff / December 28, 2015

Flames fry Oilers to set new franchise record
Johnny Gaudreau keeps on lighting it up on home ice and the Calgary Flames keep on celebrating victories. Gaudreau’s red-hot play at the Scotiabank Saddledome continued Sunday night with two goals as the Calgary Flames rallied to beat the Edmonton Oilers 5-3 and set a franchise record with its 11th consecutive home victory.

Advocate Staff / December 28, 2015