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Duterte moves to forcibly send garbage back to Canada, spokesman says

MANILA, Philippines — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has moved to have truckloads…

  • May 22, 2019

Contentious cannabis production facility clears another planning hurdle

190,000-square-foot facility to be built in Blindman Industrial Park

Red Deer County allows more urban hens

Five urban hen permits now allowed in hamlets, up from two

  • May 21, 2019
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Downtown Red Deer businesses concerned non-profit will move into prominent Ross Street space

Concern builds over John Howard Society converting a retail bay into office space

Dogs and drugs don’t mix: Red Deer business wants to leave downtown after 18 years

One business owner is done with downtown Red Deer after 18 years.…

Red Deer high schools considering fines to stem ‘epidemic’ of student vaping

They are considering applying city no-smoking bylaw on school grounds

High Level and central Alberta fire serve as reminder to Red Deerians to be prepared

Central Alberta hamlet of Marlboro was on evacuation alert over the weekend

Winds helping in battle against fire threatening northern Alberta town

HIGH LEVEL — Fire officials say winds continue to be favourable as…

New UCP members sworn in as Alberta legislature poised to axe carbon tax

EDMONTON — On the eve of Alberta’s carbon tax heading to the…

Liberals shrugging off concerns about rural crime, opposition MPs charge

OTTAWA — A Liberal-dominated parliamentary committee’s report on rural crime is “an…

Desmond fatality inquiry begins in Nova Scotia two years after suicide, murders

GUYSBOROUGH, N.S. — More than two years after former Canadian soldier Lionel…

Animal welfare advocates move to seize exotic animals from Quebec roadside zoo

ST-EDOUARD-DE-MASKINONGE, Que. — In what they’re describing as a Canadian first, animal…

Minister Bains promises privacy law reviews as digital charter released

TORONTO — Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains unveiled a wide review of federal…

Killer of Calgary mother and daughter gets no parole for 50 years

CALGARY — A Calgary judge says a “callous and remorseless” man who…

Full house: Alberta UCP members sworn in at legislature, joining NDP members

THE CANADIAN PRESS EDMONTON — It’s officially a full house at the…

RDC student receives National Leadership Award

Red Deer College student Robin Chiles has been recognized by College and…

“Fun Guy” Kawhi the latest example of NBA branding

TORONTO — Kawhi Leonard’s likeness looks down from some 10 storeys high…

Burger King to expand sales of new meatless burger to Europe

COPENHAGEN — Burger King will launch in Sweden a version of its…

New Coke, from 1985, makes comeback with ‘Stranger Things’

NEW YORK — Coca-Cola drinkers will get a chance to relive one…

Plenty of new faces on display as legislature begins sitting

EDMONTON — The Alberta legislature is to start a new session today…