RCMP’s poor response at anti-racism rally makes city look bad

“Tough questions need to be asked and there must be consequences.”

  • Sep 25, 2020

Opinion: Sorry, but there’s no reason not to extend Molly Banister Drive

It has been called an environmentally sensitive area. It’s not.

  • Sep 25, 2020

Back to school preparations put staff and students at risk

A greater percentage of parents in Alberta have chosen online education than in any other province

  • Sep 23, 2020

Alberta can’t endure the loss of valuable parks

Impacts on water sources for central Alberta can’t be underestimated

  • Sep 2, 2020

There’s no signage warning swimmers of fecal hazard at local lakes

‘My first thought was what idiots, letting their kids literally play in crappy water.’

  • Sep 1, 2020

Black Knight Inn will be missed

It is a sad time for all when we lose quality businesses…

  • Aug 20, 2020
Anti-racism and counter protesters rally in Red Deer
Hittel, Suerink rappel down Stantec building
Doctor who died Monday in Red Deer knew the attacker: RCMP
Fans support Rebels

Eye catching Red Deer sign

As a resident of St. Albert with children and grandchildren living in…

Transit riders urged to review new service changes

We urge all transit riders to submit a transit survey after they…

  • Aug 14, 2020

Wearing a mask is easy compared to other sacrifices

How did we let protecting your community become a polarized debate, instead…

  • Aug 14, 2020

Dr. Reynolds has a special place in my heart

My heart was broken when I heard the horrendous news of Dr.…

  • Aug 13, 2020

Call the police if you’re disturbed by noisy vehicles

I’m disgusted at the nightly vehicle noise in Red Deer. Night after…

  • Aug 10, 2020

You have nothing to fear from central EMS dispatching

My name is Brad Higgins. I am reaching out with respect to…

  • Aug 7, 2020

If we can cure pickleball fever, surely, we can all wear masks

It swept through North America like a virus, infecting older adults mostly,…

  • Aug 6, 2020

Be sensible, wear your mask

Re: “Kudos to city council for resisting mandatory masks,” Letter, July 18.…

  • Jul 31, 2020

Don’t change the Edmonton Eskimos name, and here’s some summer homework for prudent parents

Changing team names is a knee-jerk reaction Re: “Edmonton Eskimos will search…

  • Jul 29, 2020

Kudos to city council for resisting mandatory masks

I would like to commend Mayor Tara Veer and the Red Deer…

  • Jul 28, 2020

Let’s be creative so we can provide smaller class sizes

I see Red Deer schools will be going back in September. I…

  • Jul 24, 2020

No one will stop young bully

I was born and raised in Red Deer. However, times have changed.…

  • Jul 23, 2020

If you visit Sylvan Lake, take your garbage home with you

This past weekend saw the invasion of our quiet town with people…

  • Jul 15, 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