Lana Michelin

Video View store manager Tracey Copeland sorts through stock at the only remaining video store in Red Deer Friday afternoon. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

Red Deer’s last video rental store standing

There’s already a retro vibe about the View View outlet

Video View store manager Tracey Copeland sorts through stock at the only remaining video store in Red Deer Friday afternoon. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

Repairs started on overpass over Hwy 2 at Ponoka turnoff

Motorists urged to obey lower speed limit

Two Olds homes damaged after out-of-control car leaves swath of destruction

Two Olds homes damaged after out-of-control car leaves swath of destruction

Police determine driver’s medical condition causes crash

Two Olds homes damaged after out-of-control car leaves swath of destruction
The Soundhouse Guitar and Record Shop sales manager Justin Shadows stocks some vinyl in the stores racks Friday. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

Red Deer’s indie music shops hope to benefit from HMV’s closure

The future is murky as technological change, illegal downloads cut into sales

The Soundhouse Guitar and Record Shop sales manager Justin Shadows stocks some vinyl in the stores racks Friday. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Past local rooftop fundraisers were done in warmer months

Red Deer firefighters brave the chill for charity

Goal of this year’s rooftop campaign is to raise $20,000

Past local rooftop fundraisers were done in warmer months
David Bouchard
David Bouchard
Mulroney poses with Costco’s front-end store manager Kelly Happeney

Brian Mulroney in Red Deer County? You must be kidding…

It’s no joke that the former prime minster was in the local Costco

Mulroney poses with Costco’s front-end store manager Kelly Happeney
Red Deer College first year welding apprentice student Eric Crier of the Samson Cree Nation tries out a virtual welding machine as Brad Rabbit of the Montana First Nation looks on at Red Deer College Thursday afternoon. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

Red Deer College’s virtual reality welding pilot project now underway

Could be a model for other colleges to use in partnership with industry and indigenous communities

Red Deer College first year welding apprentice student Eric Crier of the Samson Cree Nation tries out a virtual welding machine as Brad Rabbit of the Montana First Nation looks on at Red Deer College Thursday afternoon. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Making a statement: Art by RDC faculty, students can be seen in two Red Deer galleries

Making a statement: Art by RDC faculty, students can be seen in two Red Deer galleries

Marnie Blair has her heart on display at the Welikoklad Event Centre…

Making a statement: Art by RDC faculty, students can be seen in two Red Deer galleries

Red Deer’s Safe Harbour to open a detox centre staffed with nurses

It will mean less hospital visits for clients with severe withdrawal symptoms, says director

Red Deer galleries offer some laughs along with eclectic art at First Friday openings

Works by RDC faculty, and comedy by Heritage Lanes troupe are featured

Well-travelled ceramic artist to speak at Red Deer College

Robin Dupont will discuss his career in art at free lecture Thursday

Diana Anderson, of the Red Deer Arts Council, at a previous show in the Kiwanis Gallery.
Diana Anderson, of the Red Deer Arts Council, at a previous show in the Kiwanis Gallery.

Donalda wins the 2017 Read for 15 challenge

Red Deer reaches No. 14 on Alberta list

Red Deer Native Friendship Society: Funding cut for I Am a Kind Man, but lessons to continue
Red Deer Native Friendship Society: Funding cut for I Am a Kind Man, but lessons to continue
Pine Lake shooter to spend more time behind bars

Pine Lake shooter to spend more time behind bars

Cory Lavallee also receives a lifetime ban on owning firearms

Pine Lake shooter to spend more time behind bars
Red Deer’s HMV outlet is closing: A sad day for many local music lovers

Red Deer’s HMV outlet is closing: A sad day for many local music lovers

HMV’s in receivership, all stores to close by April 30

Red Deer’s HMV outlet is closing: A sad day for many local music lovers
Chloe Albert

Singer Chloe Albert views the future through brighter eyes

The Juno Award-nominated Edmontonian performs Feb. 4 in Red Deer

Chloe Albert
Renowned imagery analyst testifies at Red Deer murder trial

Renowned imagery analyst testifies at Red Deer murder trial

Photos found on suspect’s cell phone are of murder victim, says expert

Renowned imagery analyst testifies at Red Deer murder trial
Big Wreck is all set to take Central Alberta fans on an emotional journey

Big Wreck is all set to take Central Alberta fans on an emotional journey

Ontario rockers perform Feb. 3 at Red Deer’s Memorial Centre

Big Wreck is all set to take Central Alberta fans on an emotional journey
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