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About $60,000 was raised at the Rope-for-Hope event, in support of the Make-A-Wish Foundation on Saturday in downtown Red Deer. (Photo by SEAN MCINTOSH/Advocate staff)

Red Deer raises $60,000 for Make-A-Wish Foundation

27 brave residents rappell down Stantec Building

About $60,000 was raised at the Rope-for-Hope event, in support of the Make-A-Wish Foundation on Saturday in downtown Red Deer. (Photo by SEAN MCINTOSH/Advocate staff)
People hurt in rollover near Red Deer

People hurt in rollover near Red Deer

Occupants of a vehicle that rolled south of Hwy 11A were airlifted…

People hurt in rollover near Red Deer
Like father like son: Red Deer area Dreeshen family dedicates life to public service

Like father like son: Red Deer area Dreeshen family dedicates life to public service

There are three jobs that could be considered the Dreeshen family business:…

Like father like son: Red Deer area Dreeshen family dedicates life to public service
Red Deer residents can’t get enough mini-doughnuts

Red Deer residents can’t get enough mini-doughnuts

Mini-doughnuts were the biggest draw to Westerner Days according to a Red…

Red Deer residents can’t get enough mini-doughnuts
Eight dogs found in Innisfail hotel room were kept in cages

Eight dogs found in Innisfail hotel room were kept in cages

Eight dogs, kept in cages in a small hotel room in Innisfail…

Eight dogs found in Innisfail hotel room were kept in cages
Edward Muggridge after he went over Ram Falls south of Nordegg in his kayak. (Screenshot from Facebook)

WATCH: Kayakers go over Ram Falls south of Nordegg

Two take 30-metre plunge, post video of thrill ride

Edward Muggridge after he went over Ram Falls south of Nordegg in his kayak. (Screenshot from Facebook)
A man, who didn’t want to be identified, walks around a homeless camp set up in a Red Deer park. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)

Count shows slight decrease in Red Deer’s homeless

In two years, the number of homeless in Red Deer has decreased…

A man, who didn’t want to be identified, walks around a homeless camp set up in a Red Deer park. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)
Chrissy Christensen, with Red Deer Orthodontics serves up a bowl of chili on Thursday at the Chili Cook Off in the London Drugs parking lot. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)

WATCH: Red Deer gets a taste of unique, fun chilis at cook off

From deer meat to Grand Marnier to raspberry jam everyone at the…

Chrissy Christensen, with Red Deer Orthodontics serves up a bowl of chili on Thursday at the Chili Cook Off in the London Drugs parking lot. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)
Five lambs, horse, cat and dog stolen from Sundre-area home
Five lambs, horse, cat and dog stolen from Sundre-area home
The Red Deer Royals march in the Westerner Days parade. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)

WATCH: Sun shines on Red Deer’s Westerner Days parade

George Young has been a Westerner Days parade marshal for about 28…

The Red Deer Royals march in the Westerner Days parade. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)
Residents of Innisfail street make pitch to fix uneven pavement, small sinkhole
Residents of Innisfail street make pitch to fix uneven pavement, small sinkhole
Connor Hurlburt gets tackled on Saturday as the Red Deer Titans senior mens team beat the Calgary Saints 45-12. (Photo by Lesley Young)
Connor Hurlburt gets tackled on Saturday as the Red Deer Titans senior mens team beat the Calgary Saints 45-12. (Photo by Lesley Young)
UDPATED: No new RNs hired to Red Deer hospital emergency department in a month: United Nurses of Alberta

UDPATED: No new RNs hired to Red Deer hospital emergency department in a month: United Nurses of Alberta

UNA filed a grievance in June in response to what they say is a staffing crisis. AHS to hire 15 relief nurses

UDPATED: No new RNs hired to Red Deer hospital emergency department in a month: United Nurses of Alberta
Birds at the Ellis Bird Farm jump in and out of nests Saturday during the site’s Bluebird Festival. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)
Birds at the Ellis Bird Farm jump in and out of nests Saturday during the site’s Bluebird Festival. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)
Red Deer Councillors Dianne Wyntjes and Ken Johnston get pancakes ready on Saturday at the Bower Place Pancake Breakfast. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)
Red Deer Councillors Dianne Wyntjes and Ken Johnston get pancakes ready on Saturday at the Bower Place Pancake Breakfast. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)
Red Deer MP returns from European trip as part of delegation

Red Deer MP returns from European trip as part of delegation

A Red Deer MP returned to Canada after being a part of…

Red Deer MP returns from European trip as part of delegation
Four associates of Red Deer biker gang with ties to Hells Angels arrested
Four associates of Red Deer biker gang with ties to Hells Angels arrested
Devin Dreeshen United Conservative Party member, left, and Jason Kenney UCP Leader, right, celebrate Dreeshen’s win Thursday night in the byelection in Innisfail-Sylvan Lake. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)

WATCH: Dreeshen takes Innisfail-Sylvan Lake byelection in a landslide

It was never really close. Devin Dreeshen, United Conservative Party, ran away…

Devin Dreeshen United Conservative Party member, left, and Jason Kenney UCP Leader, right, celebrate Dreeshen’s win Thursday night in the byelection in Innisfail-Sylvan Lake. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)
WATCH: Bard on Bower starts summer run in Red Deer

WATCH: Bard on Bower starts summer run in Red Deer

Bard on Bower kicked off its summer run with one of William…

WATCH: Bard on Bower starts summer run in Red Deer
Melanie Crehan is the president of Sylvan Lake and Area Serenity Pet Shelter Society. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)

Misunderstanding at heart of issue after Sylvan Lake area dog, which had an owner, adopted out by rescue society

A pet rescue society is confident they will weather a recent controversy…

Melanie Crehan is the president of Sylvan Lake and Area Serenity Pet Shelter Society. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)