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Veer: Survey points to areas of improvement

Veer: Survey points to areas of improvement

Thank you for the opportunity to submit a monthly column for the Red Deer Advocate . Over the course of the year, I hope to address various issues the citizens of Red Deer raise with City Council throughout our conversations in the community.
My ride: 1931 Ford Model A Victoria

My ride: 1931 Ford Model A Victoria

Name: Ewald and Betty Ann Braun, Red Deer County
Submitted: Red Deer cadet awarded top honours at regional training camp

Submitted: Red Deer cadet awarded top honours at regional training camp

For his positive attitude, willingness to learn and musical skills Red Deer cadet Lucas LaGrange, a member of the 24 Red Deer, Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron, was presented with the Award of Excellence at the Rocky Mountain Cadet Training Centre (RMCTC) upon the completion of his three week Basic Pipes and Drums course.
Photo gallery: Skies over Rimbey

Photo gallery: Skies over Rimbey

Storm chaser and pilot, Matt Melynk, took these photos of the brooding storm near Rimbey on July 27 between 7 and 8 p.m.
Park: TEE’ing off on Cardiac Care in Central Alberta

Park: TEE’ing off on Cardiac Care in Central Alberta

Two years ago the foundation received an anonymous donation of $750,000.
Submitted: Sutters inducted into to Alberta Hockey Hall of Fame

Submitted: Sutters inducted into to Alberta Hockey Hall of Fame

Five outstanding individuals, and perhaps one of the most celebrated families in all of hockey comprise the 2017 Induction Class for the Alberta Hockey Hall of Fame (AHHF).
Submitted: Medicine River Wildlife Centre receives $133,000 donation

Submitted: Medicine River Wildlife Centre receives $133,000 donation

Medicine River Wildlife Centre is beyond pleased to partner with Central Alberta Co-op in building their new “Wildlife Homes Playground.” The preparations are underway for the playground and it will be completed early summer of 2018.
Park: Volunteers – the base of our foundation

Park: Volunteers – the base of our foundation

Do you volunteer? If so, why do you volunteer? Most people volunteer for the same reason they give: they believe in the cause they are volunteering for and the positive impact it will make on their community.
Mielke: Remembering stolen peas and the delicious summers of childhood

Mielke: Remembering stolen peas and the delicious summers of childhood

I was six-years-old when I was first introduced to the world of thievery.
Extreme Esteem: Pumped and positive

Extreme Esteem: Pumped and positive

“Motivation gets you started. Perseverance keeps you going.”