Photo: Flight of birds spotted in Red Deer

A flock of birds spotted near Westerner Park area in Red Deer…

Family: Summer days are drawing to a close

Summer is running away on sure-footed feet and it seems to be…

  • Aug 19, 2019

Health: It’s safer to play baseball than hockey or football: Doc

Today, what’s the best message that parents can give their children about…

  • Aug 19, 2019

Health: What you should know about low intensity light therapy

Years ago I nearly made a bad decision. I was asked to…

  • Aug 12, 2019

Family: Time capsule of a day in summer

Grandmas can sometimes forget their age

  • Aug 12, 2019

Interest in bats takes flight

A bat box build and info session was held Aug. 7 raised awareness to bat conservation and importance

Gardening: Indoor plants a gardener’s paradise

Looking for houseplants for the fall? Then check out left over plants…

  • Aug 7, 2019

Family: Reflections of summer

Summer is passing by in a kaleidoscope of colour splashed days. It…

  • Aug 5, 2019

Health: North American diet a recipe for blindness

How often have we been warned, we are what we eat? Now,…

  • Aug 5, 2019

PHOTOS: Sylvan Lake’s Wednesday night storm

Photos submitted by readers from the tornado warning

  • Aug 1, 2019

Gardening: Tasty treats await at U-pick farms

Looking for fresh fruit and vegetables? There isn’t anything fresher than visiting…

  • Jul 31, 2019

Myrna Pearman: Extreme weather deals blow to birds

Over the years, I have observed birds and bird behaviour during bad…

  • Jul 27, 2019

Gardening: Plenty of gardening tour opportunities in central Alberta

One doesn’t have to be a gardener to enjoy exploring a nice…

Fundraiser helps combat stigma of addiction

A fundraiser for the Safe Harbour Society to educate about opioid addiction was held on July 13

Gardening: The best time to pollinate flowers

For most, flowers are grown for aesthetics, to be attractive and add…

  • Jul 17, 2019

U.S. canoeists besieged by grizzly on Northwest Territories canoe trip rescued

YELLOWKNIFE — Mounties say a pair of American travellers had to be…

It takes determinaton, and luck, to get an old bike running again

I recently mentioned a friend of mine, Gary, had opened a two-wheeled…

  • Jul 15, 2019

Perhaps you can have too much diversity

At what point does diversity become chaos? On the news, new immigrants…

  • Jul 13, 2019

Gardening: Adjust your gardening when dealing with wet weather

Wet and cold weather has resulted in plants being slightly behind where…

  • Jul 10, 2019

Family: The lull before the storm

The roadside ditches were full of roses. They were truly beautiful. I…

  • Jul 8, 2019