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Private clinics would harm ‘ordinary’ people using public system in B.C.: lawyer

VANCOUVER — A legal challenge by the owner of a private clinic…

Coronavirus outbreak in US: Not ‘if’ but ‘when,’ CDC says

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has advised communities to…

New rail blockades emerge as government talks continue

HAMILTON — The chaos that has engulfed Canada’s national rail system reached…

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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

Canadians in Iran ask for consular services in wake of coronavirus outbreak

OTTAWA — Canadians in Iran say they have no way to leave…

Canada’s quest to buy new fighter jets delayed another three months

OTTAWA — Canada’s long-running effort to buy new fighter jets is facing…

3 courts, 3 rulings: Carbon tax seen differently in different courts

EDMONTON — Legal experts say rulings from provincial Appeal Courts on the…

Barrier repairs will impact QE11 Highway traffic

Weather permitting, crews will carry out cable barrier repairs on the QEII…

  • Feb 25, 2020

Red Deer District Community Foundation looking for volunteer board members

The Red Deer & District Community Foundation is looking for new board…

A look at carbon prices across the country

OTTAWA — As of Jan. 1, every Canadian and all Canadian businesses…

Alberta legislature to resume with throne speech, tabling of blockade bill

EDMONTON — Alberta politicians are returning to the legislature with a promise…

Matthews apologizes for Nazi analogy to Sanders victory

NEW YORK — MSNBC’s Chris Matthews apologized Monday to Bernie Sanders for…

Italian hikers rescued in Alaska after visiting infamous bus

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — An Italian man suffering from frostbite and four other…

‘Why would I get out?’: Democrats brush off calls to quit

CHICAGO — Bernie Sanders’ ascendance in the Democratic presidential primary has brought…

There’s an app for that: Alberta farmer wins prize for live grain pricing app

An Alberta farmer had one goal in mind: to have up-to-date, easily…

More Red Deer seniors could be dealing with homelessness, inadequate housing in future

Red Deer is short 200 affordable seniors’ housing units: Bridges study shows

Shaky truce appears to take hold in Israel-Gaza fighting

JERUSALEM — A shaky cease-fire between Israel and the Palestinian militant group…

Indigenous politician concerned about singing of royal anthem in legislature

TORONTO — Members of Ontario’s legislature began a new tradition Monday of…

Kenney says investor confidence needed after Teck mine project killed

EDMONTON — Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says his government is taking action…

Red Deer man’s aggravated assault appeal says judge erred

Legal test for self defence not properly applied, says appeal

  • Feb 24, 2020