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Brian Saby

November 15, 1957 - November 8, 2020Dr. Andrew Brian Saby (DDS) passed…

  • Nov 8, 2020

Martha Dillman

July 30, 1934 - November 8, 2020It is with deep sadness that…

  • Nov 8, 2020

Wayne Cameron Hayden

February 14, 1940 - November 8, 2020With great sadness we mourn the…

  • Nov 8, 2020
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Red Deer city councillor shows leadership on mask bylaw

Thank you, Coun. Dianne Wyntjes. The mask debate is ongoing and will…

  • Nov 6, 2020
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Drumheller prison made changes so inmates always available for court, judge told

Red Deer judge wanted explanation when prisoner not available for his court appearance last month

  • Nov 6, 2020
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The Cranbrook Virtual Clinic for patients without a family physician is still operational, at least until August 31, says the EK Division of Family Practice.

Opinion: Let’s protect doctors’ incomes in the event they catch COVID

“Sourcing masks from Orpyx, an established Calgary-based company, helps us continue protecting…

  • Nov 6, 2020
The Cranbrook Virtual Clinic for patients without a family physician is still operational, at least until August 31, says the EK Division of Family Practice.
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Opinion: Canada can learn from the U.S. election

Behold America’s democracy. Canadians beware. We can learn a thing or two…

  • Nov 5, 2020
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McDonalds drive-thru attendant Mayor Richard Atwell serves lunch to a customer during McHappy Day at the Saanich location at Oak and Saanich roads. Travis Paterson/News Staff

Do you take a fake commute to help you cope with COVID?

Fake commutes are apparently a thing. According to human resources professionals, some…

  • Nov 5, 2020
McDonalds drive-thru attendant Mayor Richard Atwell serves lunch to a customer during McHappy Day at the Saanich location at Oak and Saanich roads. Travis Paterson/News Staff
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There’s a reason political parties quarrel over curriculum

At the heart of the curriculum debate brewing between the UPC and…

  • Nov 5, 2020
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A waiter prepares the closing of a pub in London’s Soho area just before the start of a national lockdown for England, Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020. A second lockdown in England is set to come into force on Thursday. It’s a big blow to businesses that sweeps away any hopes that the British economy might have recovered by the end of this year a large proportion of the near 25% drop endured in the spring. (AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali)

UK extends wage support scheme until March amid new lockdown

British economy set for another downturn in the winter

  • Nov 5, 2020
A waiter prepares the closing of a pub in London’s Soho area just before the start of a national lockdown for England, Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020. A second lockdown in England is set to come into force on Thursday. It’s a big blow to businesses that sweeps away any hopes that the British economy might have recovered by the end of this year a large proportion of the near 25% drop endured in the spring. (AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali)
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Coronation RCMP investigate fatal collision near Castor on Hwy. 36

The 73-year-old male driver of the truck from Edmonton was pronounced deceased on scene

  • Nov 4, 2020
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2020 building permit values up over last year

Big increase in public service construction spending over 2019

  • Nov 4, 2020
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Lacombe County has put out the call for volunteer firefighter recruits

About 100 volunteers available but county would like to boost that to 125 firefighters

  • Nov 4, 2020
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Michael Dawe: The soliders outnumbered civilians at one point in war

The annual Remembrance Week commemorations commence on Nov. 5 this year, culminating…

  • Nov 4, 2020
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RCMP seek public help tracking down driver who hit three pedestrians

Collision that injured three happened in Red Deer on Aug. 7

  • Nov 4, 2020
Los Angeles Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn reacts as the Denver Broncos scored the game-tying touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020, in Denver. The Broncos won 31-30. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Chargers make blown leads an art form in season full of them

21-point lead blown Sunday

  • Nov 4, 2020
Los Angeles Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn reacts as the Denver Broncos scored the game-tying touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020, in Denver. The Broncos won 31-30. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Drake poses in the press room with his awards at the Billboard Music Awards on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. (File photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Drake bests Aretha Franklin, Wonder to set Billboard record

Earns 21st No. 1 hit on Billboard’s R&B/Hip-Hop songs chart

  • Nov 4, 2020
Drake poses in the press room with his awards at the Billboard Music Awards on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. (File photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)
A monitor shows a news program website on the U.S. elections at a foreign exchange dealing company Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)

News organizations rebuke Trump on election results claim

‘As far as I’m concerned, we already have won this’

  • Nov 4, 2020
A monitor shows a news program website on the U.S. elections at a foreign exchange dealing company Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
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Every minute of quality time with family is a blessing

With 2020, the year of COVID-19 rapidly drawing to a close, the…

  • Nov 4, 2020
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A salvaging crew prepares to attach chain to lift to a metro train carriage of the whale’s tail of a sculpture after it rammed through the end of an elevated section of rails with the driver escaping injuries in Spijkenisse, near Rotterdam, Netherlands, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)

Dutch train caught by whale sculpture to be salvaged

Train was empty at the time

  • Nov 3, 2020
A salvaging crew prepares to attach chain to lift to a metro train carriage of the whale’s tail of a sculpture after it rammed through the end of an elevated section of rails with the driver escaping injuries in Spijkenisse, near Rotterdam, Netherlands, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)