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Red Deer singer releases new single, Beautiful Distractions

Red Deer singer releases new single, Beautiful Distractions

Damian La Grange looks forward to bigger audiences, more control in the recording studio in 2017

Red Deer singer releases new single, Beautiful Distractions
Two pianists at one keyboard equals “fun” concert

Two pianists at one keyboard equals “fun” concert

Cheryl Cooney and Debra Bakland perform pieces for four hands on Thursday

Two pianists at one keyboard equals “fun” concert
82 year old Harlan Hulleman of Red Deer takes advantage of the fresh snow and cross country ski trails at Great Chief Park Thursday afternoon. The recent snow has help to make for great skiing in Red Deer from Great Chief Park to Heritage Ranch where volunteers set ski trails. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

Central Alberta weather: Changeable could be the norm this winter

December was a rollercoaster of high and low temperatures

82 year old Harlan Hulleman of Red Deer takes advantage of the fresh snow and cross country ski trails at Great Chief Park Thursday afternoon. The recent snow has help to make for great skiing in Red Deer from Great Chief Park to Heritage Ranch where volunteers set ski trails. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Police seeking missing five-year-old from Maskwacis

Police seeking missing five-year-old from Maskwacis

Kailee Soosay has been missing since Dec. 23

Police seeking missing five-year-old from Maskwacis
Olds artist repurposes cell phones, computer cables to create her own version of selfies

Olds artist repurposes cell phones, computer cables to create her own version of selfies

Renu Mathew ‘s Selfies exhibit at Red Deer’s Kiwanis Gallery runs to Feb. 19

Olds artist repurposes cell phones, computer cables to create her own version of selfies
Two people killed on Hwy 2 near Innisfail

Two people killed on Hwy 2 near Innisfail

Semi-tractor trailer crossed median, hit by other vehicle

Two people killed on Hwy 2 near Innisfail
Two Red Deerians arrested after a car was stolen in Sylvan Lake

Two Red Deerians arrested after a car was stolen in Sylvan Lake

Police locate car in Glendale alley

Two Red Deerians arrested after a car was stolen in Sylvan Lake
Young newcomers to Red Deer learn to skate with help from community volunteers

Young newcomers to Red Deer learn to skate with help from community volunteers

Fun skating and hockey skills are being passed on to new Albertans

Young newcomers to Red Deer learn to skate with help from community volunteers
A gay Central Albertan ahead of his time

A gay Central Albertan ahead of his time

Darrin Hagen, of Rocky, has lived to see society come around to respecting gay rights

A gay Central Albertan ahead of his time

Red Deer police cruiser involved in crash Wednesday morning

Red Deer City RCMP are investigating a collision involving a police cruiser…

RDC Theatre instructor one of ‘25 influential Alberta artists.’

RDC Theatre instructor one of ‘25 influential Alberta artists.’

Local culture builder Lynda Adams receives provincial recognition

RDC Theatre instructor one of ‘25 influential Alberta artists.’
Boxing Day in Red Deer features smaller crowds, steady sales

Boxing Day in Red Deer features smaller crowds, steady sales

Shoppers still willing to wake up early, line up for electronics deals

Boxing Day in Red Deer features smaller crowds, steady sales
Neil Grahn’s comedy career: The laughs started in Red Deer

Neil Grahn’s comedy career: The laughs started in Red Deer

The comedy writer/actor reminisces about where it all began

Neil Grahn’s comedy career: The laughs started in Red Deer
Red Deer-area bird count shows more summer species are spending winters in Central Alberta

Red Deer-area bird count shows more summer species are spending winters in Central Alberta

“Weird stuff is happening,” said local naturalist Judy Boyd

Red Deer-area bird count shows more summer species are spending winters in Central Alberta
Red Deer man who formerly lived in Fort McMurray raps about gratitude
Red Deer man who formerly lived in Fort McMurray raps about gratitude
Red Deer artist sculpts bees and flowers to make a reverent statement about nature

Red Deer artist sculpts bees and flowers to make a reverent statement about nature

Ceramicist Dawn Detarando’s Echo Botanical exhibit is on at the Harris-Warke Gallery

Red Deer artist sculpts bees and flowers to make a reverent statement about nature
Winterfest will end with a fireworks display from the pier along Lakeshore Drive on the evening of Jan. 1.

New Year’s Day fireworks launch winter activities at Sylvan Lake

Free family skate, polar dip and Winterfest to be held

Winterfest will end with a fireworks display from the pier along Lakeshore Drive on the evening of Jan. 1.
Mauricia Padilla and her husband Arcenio take holiday entertaining very seriously making sure to incorporate their Philippine traditions into their celebrations including the food Mauricia prepares for visitors. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

A festive Christmas, Philippines style, is celebrated in Red Deer

The Padilla family really knows how to party, while preserving tradition

Mauricia Padilla and her husband Arcenio take holiday entertaining very seriously making sure to incorporate their Philippine traditions into their celebrations including the food Mauricia prepares for visitors. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

Young newcomers to Red Deer can learn to skate

Free skating lessons offered by CARE, with help from the community

Central Albertan First Nations, Métis women appointed to government advisory committees

Central Albertan First Nations, Métis women appointed to government advisory committees

Asooahum Crossing director is among the chosen

Central Albertan First Nations, Métis women appointed to government advisory committees
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