Wire Service

11 rafters rescued from Red Deer River

Red Deer RCMP rescued a party of 11 river rafters Saturday afternoon…

  • Jul 11, 2020

You can’t put a price on memories

Some people would rather buy something than sell something. Some people are…

  • Jul 11, 2020

Agriculture trade show is a must, says Red Deer chamber

Red Deer & District Chamber of Commerce promotes trade show

  • Jul 10, 2020

$21M of improvements to be made to Olds College

More than $21 million in improvements will be made to Olds College,…

  • Jul 10, 2020

Baseball is back in Japan, and so are fans in the stadiums

TOKYO — Japan’s professional baseball league opened the delayed season three weeks…

  • Jul 10, 2020

After lobbying, Catholic Church won $1.4B in virus aid

NEW YORK — The U.S. Roman Catholic Church used a special and…

  • Jul 10, 2020

Further uncertainty for Buffalo Lake RV resort

Leaseholders of the RV resort along the south shore of Buffalo Lake…

  • Jul 9, 2020

Red Deer building permits on the rise

Building permit applications returned to their seasonal average after slowing in May,…

  • Jul 9, 2020

Opinion: Restart our economic engine by supporting oil and gas

“The country isn’t going to recover unless the oil and gas sector…

  • Jul 9, 2020

Opinion: COVID costs need restraining

Bill Morneau muttered it best himself on Wednesday as he tabled documents…

  • Jul 9, 2020

Oprah, Lionsgate to help adapt The 1619 Project for film, TV

Oprah Winfrey and Lionsgate are partnering with Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones…

  • Jul 9, 2020

Sheriff: ‘Glee’ actor Naya Rivera missing in California lake

LOS ANGELES — A Southern California lake will be closed while they…

  • Jul 9, 2020

Trump forgoes insults of past, calls Mexico cherished friend

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump, who has denigrated Mexican migrants and threatened…

  • Jul 9, 2020

Charges laid following Lacombe County shooting

A man turned himself in to Rimbey RCMP after an incident on July 5

  • Jul 8, 2020

Two suspects arrested in connection to Parkland Mall shooting

Two suspects connected to the June 30 shooting at Parkland Mall have…

  • Jul 8, 2020

Silly city council decisions, the beauty of Red Deer, and a plea for wearing face masks

Once again, the Red Deer Advocate has to be thanked for keeping…

  • Jul 8, 2020

High unemployment, $343B deficit projected in Liberals’ fiscal snapshot

Slow economic growth forecast until at least the end of 2021

  • Jul 8, 2020

Michael Dawe: The soggy spring of 1915 was followed by an enviable harvest

Central Alberta has just experienced one of the soggier springs in recent…

  • Jul 8, 2020

At libel trial, Depp blasts Amber Heard’s ‘sick’ abuse claim

LONDON — Johnny Depp said Tuesday that ex-wife Amber Heard had made…

  • Jul 8, 2020

Canada Day a time to be grateful

Canada Day a time to be grateful

  • Jul 7, 2020