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City of Red Deer reaches agreement with electrical workers

City of Red Deer reaches agreement with electrical workers

A new collective agreement between unionized Electric Light and Power Department workers…

City of Red Deer reaches agreement with electrical workers
Christopher Plummer reflects on roots ahead of Canadian Screen Awards

Christopher Plummer reflects on roots ahead of Canadian Screen Awards

TORONTO — Of all the revered roles Christopher Plummer has portrayed over…

Christopher Plummer reflects on roots ahead of Canadian Screen Awards
Composting at Home registration starts Friday

Composting at Home registration starts Friday

200 households to be enrolled

Composting at Home registration starts Friday
In this Sept. 9, 2012 file photo, British singer George Michael sings in concert to raise money for AIDS charity Sidaction, in Paris, France. A British coroner said Tuesday, March 7, 2017, that George Michael died of natural causes as the result of heart disease and a fatty liver. Darren Salter, senior coroner for Oxfordshire, says a post-mortem has found that the singer died of “dilated cardiomyopathy with myocarditis and fatty liver.” Michael died at his home in southern England, on Dec. 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, File)

George Michael died of natural causes, British coroner says

LONDON — George Michael died of natural causes as the result of…

In this Sept. 9, 2012 file photo, British singer George Michael sings in concert to raise money for AIDS charity Sidaction, in Paris, France. A British coroner said Tuesday, March 7, 2017, that George Michael died of natural causes as the result of heart disease and a fatty liver. Darren Salter, senior coroner for Oxfordshire, says a post-mortem has found that the singer died of “dilated cardiomyopathy with myocarditis and fatty liver.” Michael died at his home in southern England, on Dec. 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, File)
Grant provides rubber flooring for Great Chief Park improvement project

Grant provides rubber flooring for Great Chief Park improvement project

The City of Red Deer has received a $26,845 grant that will…

Grant provides rubber flooring for Great Chief Park improvement project
Hébert: Canada’s alternative facts

Hébert: Canada’s alternative facts

Contrary to an increasingly popular Canadian belief, the Trump administration does not…

Hébert: Canada’s alternative facts
Moneywise: Canadians overspending their holiday budgets

Moneywise: Canadians overspending their holiday budgets

While holidays may be a great time to enjoy new adventures or…

Moneywise: Canadians overspending their holiday budgets
Tap water ‘very, very pink’ has residents in Alberta town in a tizzy

Tap water ‘very, very pink’ has residents in Alberta town in a tizzy

ONOWAY, Alta. — Residents in a small town northwest of Edmonton say…

Tap water ‘very, very pink’ has residents in Alberta town in a tizzy
Meilke: Year end activities worth testing grandparent’s commitment to grandchildren

Meilke: Year end activities worth testing grandparent’s commitment to grandchildren

At the moment spring is simply a promise, written on the harsh…

Meilke: Year end activities worth testing grandparent’s commitment to grandchildren
Extreme Esteem: Who do you think you are?

Extreme Esteem: Who do you think you are?

“Self-Image sets the boundaries of individual accomplishment.” Maxwell Maltz, American author of…

Extreme Esteem: Who do you think you are?
Three men stabbed outside in downtown Red Deer bar

Three men stabbed outside in downtown Red Deer bar

Injuries not life-threatening; assailants unknown to victims

Three men stabbed outside in downtown Red Deer bar
Stettler RCMP remind people to lock their vehicles after alleged thief arrested

Stettler RCMP remind people to lock their vehicles after alleged thief arrested

Stettler RCMP are reminding residents to lock their vehicles and not leave…

Stettler RCMP remind people to lock their vehicles after alleged thief arrested
Lottery winner Tasha Lynch

Wrong ticket turns into winning ticket for Red Deer woman

New house and trip to Vegas in plans

Lottery winner Tasha Lynch
Sketch’s revolutionary liquid thermal barrier coating application process is done by a certified applicator and is suitable for residential and business windows.

All you need to know to beat the carbon tax

A new era of efficient windows is linked to a technology right out of science fiction.

Sketch’s revolutionary liquid thermal barrier coating application process is done by a certified applicator and is suitable for residential and business windows.
Mike Myers on new dramatic series for HBO

Mike Myers on new dramatic series for HBO

TORONTO — Mike Myers says he’s written a dramatic series for HBO…

Mike Myers on new dramatic series for HBO

Red Deer included in awareness campaign on Sunday by Muslim youth

Aim is to remove misconceptions about Islam

Red Deer RCMP urge property owners to be cautious when renting storage space

Red Deer RCMP urge property owners to be cautious when renting storage space

Red Deer RCMP returned two stolen trucks to their owner after locating…

Red Deer RCMP urge property owners to be cautious when renting storage space
Shannon Dawn Lagrelle

Red Deer RCMP searching for missing woman

Red Deer RCMP continue to try and located Shannon Dawn Lagrelle, 26,…

Shannon Dawn Lagrelle
Sunchild First Nation pedestrian killed in hit and run

Sunchild First Nation pedestrian killed in hit and run

Rocky RCMP seeking witnesses, information

Sunchild First Nation pedestrian killed in hit and run