Sean McIntosh

The heat and lack of moisture have hit crops hard across the Prairies. Central Alberta has fared better than most but yields are expected to suffer.
(Advocate file photo)
The heat and lack of moisture have hit crops hard across the Prairies. Central Alberta has fared better than most but yields are expected to suffer.
(Advocate file photo)
Sarah Maetche, Central Alberta Sexual Assault Support Centre communications and administration manager, decorates a vehicle just before the Red Deer Queer Community Association’s Car Pride Parade on Saturday. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)

2022 Pride Car Parade rolls through Red Deer

Events are being held throughout Pride Month

Sarah Maetche, Central Alberta Sexual Assault Support Centre communications and administration manager, decorates a vehicle just before the Red Deer Queer Community Association’s Car Pride Parade on Saturday. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)
Dozens attended a ceremony hosted by the Remembering the Children Society at the Red Deer Cemetery Saturday morning. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)

Red Deerians remember First Nations children who died in residential schools

Red Deerians gathered to remember of the lives lost at residential schools…

Dozens attended a ceremony hosted by the Remembering the Children Society at the Red Deer Cemetery Saturday morning. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)
Former Red Deer Rebels play-by-play announcer Cam Moon (right) began commentating for Edmonton Oilers games during the 2020-2021 NHL season. (Advocate file photo)

Long-time Rebels commentator Cam Moon living his dream calling Edmonton Oilers games

For more than 20 years, Cam Moon was the voice of the…

Former Red Deer Rebels play-by-play announcer Cam Moon (right) began commentating for Edmonton Oilers games during the 2020-2021 NHL season. (Advocate file photo)
The grand opening ceremony for the QEII Wellness Centre was held Friday afternoon. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)

QEII Wellness Centre in Red Deer hosts grand opening

A grand opening ceremony was held for the QEII Wellness Centre on…

The grand opening ceremony for the QEII Wellness Centre was held Friday afternoon. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)
Elena Bakker will participate in the federal government’s Page Program at the House of Commons this upcoming year. (Contributed photo)

Red Deer woman participating in House of Commons page program

A Red Deer woman will be working in the House of Commons…

Elena Bakker will participate in the federal government’s Page Program at the House of Commons this upcoming year. (Contributed photo)
Colt Obst, with Koala-T Ink, is one of the many artists at this weekend’s Red Deer Tattoo Show at Westerner Park. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)

Red Deer Tattoo Show begins

Event runs until Sunday at Westerner Park

Colt Obst, with Koala-T Ink, is one of the many artists at this weekend’s Red Deer Tattoo Show at Westerner Park. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)
Rebecca Schulz, Alberta’s minister of children’s services, said recent grants will support youth-serving organizations across the province. (File photo by Chris Schwarz/Government of Alberta)

Red Deer group receives funding to expand mental health supports for youths

Suicide Prevention Grant Program is providing $3 million over the next two years to 13 programs

Rebecca Schulz, Alberta’s minister of children’s services, said recent grants will support youth-serving organizations across the province. (File photo by Chris Schwarz/Government of Alberta)
Canadian Pacific is looking to hire 40 conductor positions in Central Alberta this year. (File photo by The Canadian Press)

Canadian Pacific looking to hire 40 conductors in Central Alberta

Career fair to be held next week in Red Deer

Canadian Pacific is looking to hire 40 conductor positions in Central Alberta this year. (File photo by The Canadian Press)
NDP health critic David Shepherd says a temporary closure of the Stettler Hospital and Care Centre’s emergency department will put ‘even more pressure’ on the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre. (Photo contributed)

Stettler Hospital and Care Centre emergency department closed Thursday

The emergency department at the Stettler Hospital and Care Centre is without…

NDP health critic David Shepherd says a temporary closure of the Stettler Hospital and Care Centre’s emergency department will put ‘even more pressure’ on the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre. (Photo contributed)
The Help Alberta Wildies Society, which is based in Olds, aims to save and protect the free roaming wild horses with rare Spanish bloodlines throughout the Eastern Slopes of the Rocky Mountains. (Photo contributed by Help Alberta Wildies Society)
The Help Alberta Wildies Society, which is based in Olds, aims to save and protect the free roaming wild horses with rare Spanish bloodlines throughout the Eastern Slopes of the Rocky Mountains. (Photo contributed by Help Alberta Wildies Society)
The Red Deer Queer Community Association’s Car Pride Parade is happening this Saturday, as part of Pride Month. (Advocate file photo)

Plenty of Pride Month events to experience in Red Deer

The Red Deer Queer Community Association is offering plenty of opportunities for…

The Red Deer Queer Community Association’s Car Pride Parade is happening this Saturday, as part of Pride Month. (Advocate file photo)
The Red Deer Food Bank has been experiencing increased demand this year. (Advocate file photo)

Red Deer Food Bank facing high demand

New Food Banks Canada report shows one in five Canadian now report going hungry

The Red Deer Food Bank has been experiencing increased demand this year. (Advocate file photo)
Harold Jacobson, of Red Deer, set his sights on setting a world record for most reps on multiple machines this past Saturday. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)

59-year-old Red Deer man completes world record attempt

Harold Jacobson expects to hear back from Guinness World Book of Records within 12 weeks

Harold Jacobson, of Red Deer, set his sights on setting a world record for most reps on multiple machines this past Saturday. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)
Tracy and Michael Bradford, originally from England, decorated their home and threw a party to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth Saturday. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)

Red Deer couple, originally from England, celebrates Platinum Jubilee

Tracy and Michael Bradford hosted a party to mark Queen’s 70 years on the throne

Tracy and Michael Bradford, originally from England, decorated their home and threw a party to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth Saturday. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)
Maddox Bellrose is known around Lindsay Thurber Comprehensive High School for holding the door for students and staff every day. He graduated this past week. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)

Red Deer high school graduate held door open for others every day

Maddox Bellrose recently graduated from Lindsay Thurber Comprehensive High School

Maddox Bellrose is known around Lindsay Thurber Comprehensive High School for holding the door for students and staff every day. He graduated this past week. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)
Alberta's second-quarter Opioid Response Surveillance Report was released on Sept. 23, 2020. (File photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Red Deer reports high number of opioid deaths to start 2022

Seven opioid-poisoning deaths in Red Deer during March 2022

Alberta's second-quarter Opioid Response Surveillance Report was released on Sept. 23, 2020. (File photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Jurassic Quest is taking over Westerner Park’s Exhibition Hall this weekend. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)

Life-size dinosaurs in Red Deer this weekend

Jurassic Quest runs until Sunday at Westerner Park’s Exhibition Hall

Jurassic Quest is taking over Westerner Park’s Exhibition Hall this weekend. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)
Red Deer Polytechnic celebrated its graduates at convocation ceremonies Friday. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)

Graduates celebrated at Red Deer Polytechnic’s convocation

Red Deer Polytechnic celebrated its graduates with the first in-person convocation ceremony…

Red Deer Polytechnic celebrated its graduates at convocation ceremonies Friday. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)
Amy Anderson, of Red Deer, looks through some items at the Central Alberta Humane Society garage sale Thursday night. The sale continues though to Sunday. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)

Central Alberta Humane Society Garage Sale begins

Event runs continues from Friday to Sunday

Amy Anderson, of Red Deer, looks through some items at the Central Alberta Humane Society garage sale Thursday night. The sale continues though to Sunday. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)