Home2

Country star Kenny Rogers dies of natural causes at 81

Rogers was known for such huge country music hits as Lucille, The Gambler, Coward of the County

Trudeau says Canada working hard, but won’t be able to get all Canadians home

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says lockdowns in other countries and…

Social distancing, self-isolation difficult for those in shared housing

TORONTO — In Canada’s crowded major cities, where many people live with…

video
Red Deer Hospital Lottery
Red Deer Women's March
Fatal Trailer Fire
Funding announced for Red Deer hospital expansion

No winning ticket for Friday night’s $60 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $60 million jackpot…

Crude-by-rail shipments expected to fall after setting record high in January

CALGARY — Canadian crude-by-rail exports hit a record high in January but…

Town of Rocky Mountain House trims 31 jobs

Part-time and casual recreation workers impacted

  • Mar 20, 2020

Peterson drops out of Conservative leader race as party punts Karahalios

OTTAWA — Ontario conservative activist Jim Karahalios has been kicked out of…

Red Deer & District Community Foundation pledges $50,000 in COVID-19 relief to charities

Donations are being sought to bolster relief

  • Mar 20, 2020

No let-up in Italy’s COVID-19 outbreak as deaths soar above 4,000

ROME —Italy’s coronavirus crisis, the world’s deadliest, showed no sign of abating…

Returning troops denied water, bathrooms under quarantine

WASHINGTON — It wasn’t the welcome home that U.S. soldiers expected when…

Central Alberta welder turning railroad spikes into art

Aaron Knight says he “fell into” the new passion six months ago

Illinois governor orders residents to stay at home

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Friday ordered all state…

Feds offer help to companies to retool, pump out COVID-19 medical gear

OTTAWA — The federal government is offering up cash to Canadian companies…

Bereavement workers, including embalmers, say they don’t have access to enough masks

A group that represents the funeral industry is calling for greater access…

Senators sold stock before steep market losses from virus

WASHINGTON — Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., sold as much…

Canadians in Hong Kong settle in to new life under the cloud of the coronavirus

OTTAWA — Karen Grepin’s family arrived in Hong Kong six months ago…

Abnormal becoming new normal amid tight COVID-19 restrictions, more cases

TORONTO — Canadians and their governments scrambled on Thursday to come to…

Tory leadership candidate says he’s out of the race if deadlines don’t move

OTTAWA — Conservative leadership candidate Rudy Husny called off his campaign Thursday,…