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SuperNet provider said Red Deer, rural Alberta could be affected by expiring contract

SuperNet provider said Red Deer, rural Alberta could be affected by expiring contract

Service Alberta working on finalizing new contract

SuperNet provider said Red Deer, rural Alberta could be affected by expiring contract
Meegan Sweet and Dan Vasquez perform a scene from Bard on Bower’s 45 minute rendition of A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Tourism Red Deer’s summer preview event on Thursday. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)

WATCH: Tourism Red Deer hosts sneak preview of summer events

Tourism Red Deer thought there was no better way to spend the…

Meegan Sweet and Dan Vasquez perform a scene from Bard on Bower’s 45 minute rendition of A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Tourism Red Deer’s summer preview event on Thursday. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)
Joe Hittel, 83, plans to rappel down the Stantec building in his leprechaun costume. (Contributed photo)
Joe Hittel, 83, plans to rappel down the Stantec building in his leprechaun costume. (Contributed photo)
David Eggen, Alberta Education Minister, speaks on Wednesday. The four Maskwacis Cree Nations signed an agreement with the provincial government providing provincial support for the development of a Cree-based curriculum. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)

WATCH: Province, Maskwacis Cree Nations sign educational agreement

Funding and support will help the First Nations develop a Cree-based curriculum

David Eggen, Alberta Education Minister, speaks on Wednesday. The four Maskwacis Cree Nations signed an agreement with the provincial government providing provincial support for the development of a Cree-based curriculum. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)
Urgent need for blood donors at Red Deer clinic

Urgent need for blood donors at Red Deer clinic

Though summer and the coming long weekend may mean a slowdown for…

Urgent need for blood donors at Red Deer clinic
Red Deer and District Food Bank volunteers and Alberta Animal Services staff load 10,000 pounds of pet food onto a truck after Alberta Animal Services made the large donation on Tuesday. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)

WATCH: Alberta Animal Services donates 10,000 pounds of pet food to Red Deer food bank

Humans aren’t the only hungry ones served by the Red Deer and…

Red Deer and District Food Bank volunteers and Alberta Animal Services staff load 10,000 pounds of pet food onto a truck after Alberta Animal Services made the large donation on Tuesday. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)
Members of the 24 Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron march on Saturday at Camille J. Lerouge School as part of their annual ceremonial review. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)

WATCH: Red Deer cadets conclude year of learning

After a year of hard work, Red Deer’s local Air and Army…

Members of the 24 Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron march on Saturday at Camille J. Lerouge School as part of their annual ceremonial review. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)
Aria Woolley tries to release a butterfly on Saturday to start the Walk for ALS at Bower Ponds in Red Deer. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)

WATCH: Red Deer shows its support to find a cure for ALS

It wasn’t the only charity walk happening at Bower Ponds this weekend,…

Aria Woolley tries to release a butterfly on Saturday to start the Walk for ALS at Bower Ponds in Red Deer. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)
Catholic school district trustee joins race of UCP nomination in Red Deer-North

Catholic school district trustee joins race of UCP nomination in Red Deer-North

The field vying to represent the United Conservative Party in Red Deer-North…

Catholic school district trustee joins race of UCP nomination in Red Deer-North
Red Deer man accused of killing woman found not criminally responsible

Red Deer man accused of killing woman found not criminally responsible

Tina-Marie Pfeiffer was stabbed 58 times and bled to death

Red Deer man accused of killing woman found not criminally responsible
24 Squadron Air Cadets on parade at Cormack Armouries. (File photo by Red Deer Advocate)
24 Squadron Air Cadets on parade at Cormack Armouries. (File photo by Red Deer Advocate)
To start the Innisfail Pro Daines Rodeo, a slack event was held on Thursday at the Daines ranch. The event featured tie down roping, steer wrestling, team roping and barrel racing. The pro rodeo gets underway Friday evening and continues all weekend. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)

WATCH: Innisfail Pro Rodeo brings cowboy action to Central Alberta

Pro rodeo returns to Innisfail at the Daines Ranch this weekend. The…

To start the Innisfail Pro Daines Rodeo, a slack event was held on Thursday at the Daines ranch. The event featured tie down roping, steer wrestling, team roping and barrel racing. The pro rodeo gets underway Friday evening and continues all weekend. (Photo by MURRAY CRAWFORD/Advocate staff)
Lacombe council develops road map for next three years

Lacombe council develops road map for next three years

Outlining City Council’s next three years, the Lacombe strategic plan includes expanding…

Lacombe council develops road map for next three years
Obsolete software cause of 6,000 email addresses exposed: City of Red Deer
Obsolete software cause of 6,000 email addresses exposed: City of Red Deer
Red Deer County approves major commercial/industrial development near Penhold

Red Deer County approves major commercial/industrial development near Penhold

Looking to the future, Red Deer County began work on creating a…

Red Deer County approves major commercial/industrial development near Penhold
Al Scott and several other retirees from the Innisfail Pontiacs Midget Team of 1962-63 have established the Larry Reid Memorial Coaching Development Fund which will benefit the Innisfail Minor Hockey Association. (Contributed photo)

Fund to support Innisfail hockey coaches reaches first goal

A former Innisfail midget hockey coach’s impact has stretched from coast to…

Al Scott and several other retirees from the Innisfail Pontiacs Midget Team of 1962-63 have established the Larry Reid Memorial Coaching Development Fund which will benefit the Innisfail Minor Hockey Association. (Contributed photo)
Crews work to clean up oil spill south of Red Deer after train derailment

Crews work to clean up oil spill south of Red Deer after train derailment

Clean up of an oil spill from a train derailment continued a…

Crews work to clean up oil spill south of Red Deer after train derailment
PHOTOS: Cricket in Red Deer

PHOTOS: Cricket in Red Deer

The Red Deer Cricket Club took on the Challenge B Team from…

PHOTOS: Cricket in Red Deer
WATCH: Red Deer, Alberta ready to take on challenge of Spartan Race

WATCH: Red Deer, Alberta ready to take on challenge of Spartan Race

More than 4,000 competitors battled through a gruelling eight-km obstacle course to…

WATCH: Red Deer, Alberta ready to take on challenge of Spartan Race
Supreme Court won’t hear case of convicted Innisfail bomber

Supreme Court won’t hear case of convicted Innisfail bomber

Financial advisor serving life sentence for death of former client

Supreme Court won’t hear case of convicted Innisfail bomber