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Red Deer RCMP traffic services will be keeping a photo radar eye on 15 city locations from now until Aug. 31.

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Red Deer RCMP traffic services will be keeping a photo radar eye on 15 city locations from now until Aug. 31.

Playground zones: Nolan Street, 59th Avenue, Kerry Wood Drive, Allan Street, Lancaster Drive, Cornett Drive and Dowler Street.

Traffic corridors: 49th Avenue, 50thAvenue, 40th Avenue, 30th Avenue, Taylor Drive, 77th Street, Oak Drive and 39th Street.

RCMP reserve the right to change photo radar locations without notice.


RDC student wins cash

A Red Deer College student got the surprise of a lifetime when RDC president Joel Ward dropped by his home in Edmonton to give him a $5,000 cheque to cover his first year’s tuition at college. Tyler Flaherty participated in the college’s spring recruitment game, known as Get a Better Resume. As part of the contest, anyone who played was entered into a $5,000 tuition voucher draw. The campaign highlighted the difference an education can make to a person’s resume. Flaherty plans to study in the bachelor of commerce program at RDC and play on the Kings basketball team. “I’m a lot more relieved and don’t feel I need to be stressed about money,” Flaherty said. “I asked around a lot and RDC is a class act. It seemed like a good home as I begin my degree.”


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