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Hereditary chiefs say they’ll meet with ministers if RCMP get out

VANCOUVER — A small, mobile RCMP detachment in a remote area of…

Opposition promises new info on Trans Mountain costs

OTTAWA — Federal opposition parties are promising new information about the price…

Red Deer city councillor wants to ban conversion therapy

The discredited practice is a form of psychological abuse, says Dianne Wyntjes

City’s cardiac care is ‘a blight’

Human lives are at stake, so the provincial government can’t afford to…

Judge refuses to delay sentencing of Trump ally Roger Stone

WASHINGTON — A federal judge on Tuesday refused to delay sentencing for…

Repairs will force QEII lane cloure north of Ponoka on Wednesday

Crews will be performing cable barrier repairs on the QEII Highway, five…

  • Feb 18, 2020
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Red Deer Nurses demonstrate
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Peter MacKay delivers 'love letter' to central Alberta
Lion Dance at Chinese New Year 2020

Education minister targeting more money to classes

Alberta Education announces new funding model

AFN national chief calls for calm on Wet’suwet’en crisis, rail blockades

OTTAWA — The national chief of the Assembly of First Nations is…

PM urges patience, promises reconciliation in face of anti-pipeline blockades

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau promised to redouble reconciliation efforts with…

Indoor farmers market survey underway

Red Deer & District Chamber of Commerce sponsors survey

Champagne campaigns for Security Council in Trudeau’s place at Caribbean summit

OTTAWA — Foreign Affairs Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne wrapped two days of meetings…

Freeland blasts Tories, but thanks NDP for support on pushing new NAFTA forward

OTTAWA — Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland has offered effusive thanks to…

No new coronavirus cases under investigation in Ontario as of Tuesday

TORONTO — New methods are allowing Ontario public health officials to more…

New Red Deer utility rates take effect March 1

The City of Red Deer has increased its utility fees. Beginning March…

  • Feb 18, 2020

Family travel five: Head to warmer climes

1. Ritz Carlton Amelia Island Resort. Amelia Island, Fla. Join the kids…

Man convicted of killing wife made progress in prison, parole board says

The Parole Board of Canada says an Edmonton man convicted of killing…

Prison watchdog raises concerns of ‘culture of impunity’

OTTAWA — Canada’s prison watchdog is raising concerns about the safety, rights…

Top earners pay more in B.C. budget that includes record capital spending

VICTORIA — Top income earners and pop drinkers were hit with new…

South Carolina girl was killed the day she went missing, coroner says

CAYCE, SC —Faye Swetlik, the 6-year-old girl who disappeared from her Cayce…

N.L. Premier Dwight Ball denies he’s walking away as going gets tough

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — As he prepares to step down as premier…