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Albertans still feeling financial pain, insolvency statistics show

Insolvencies up 30 per cent in central Alberta in first quarter of 2019

Planting, camping, golfing popular this long weekend in central Alberta

It’s the season to get outdoors – be it in your backyard,…

Red Deer business wants to leave downtown after 18 years
The Market at Red Deer 2019 opening day
2019 Red Deer PCN Women's Fun Run
Evening of Decadent Desserts

Penhold Multiplex solar panel project moving forward

The project is expected to be complete by the end of summer

Alberta needs an expanded electronics recycling program, says Red Deer waste manager

New Alberta environment minister wants to keep toxins out of landfill

PHOTO: Putting City Hall in the spotlight

A worker was putting some finishing touches on a new set of…

  • May 15, 2019

Central Alberta dog who broke his spine gets aqua therapy

Walking in water has been helping one injured central Alberta dog. Elliot,…

Pet killed in Penhold house fire Wednesday

Penhold firefighters had to battle their way out of a burning house’s…

School jurisdictions grapple with funding uncertainty

School administrators are playing a guessing game as they budget for this…

Soroptimist International of Central Alberta hosts free wine, chocolate recruitment event

Soroptimist International of Central Alberta is hosting a free Wine, Women and…

Alberta’s best barbershop singers to perform in Red Deer

Side By Side In Harmony convention and competition is May 25 at Gaetz Memorial United Church

Eckville man facing child porn charges will remain in custody

Christopher Juneau put off opportunity to have judge review his detention to future court date

  • May 15, 2019

Case of former Red Deer teacher charged with child sex crimes in court

Norman Joseph Howes facing 26 child sexual exploitation-related charges

  • May 15, 2019

Lacombe raising residential taxes by 2.8%

Council meets goal of keeping tax increase within Consumer Price Guide change

  • May 15, 2019

Red Deer RCMP officer borrows boat and catches suspect fleeing in cold river water

When RCMP officers put on their uniforms, they know they have to…

Central Alberta artist makes “monumental gift” of his works to Red Deer museum

‘It was a chance to give something back to the community,’ said David More