history

Michael Dawe: End of the Second World War seldom gets its recognition

One Red Deer native, Horace “Gerry” Gerrard, was taken as a PoW on Christmas Day

  • Sep 10, 2020

 

COVID-19 puts brakes on further exploration of Franklin wrecks

OTTAWA — For only the second time in 12 years, Marc-Andre Bernier…

 

Michael Dawe: ‘Three minutes of hell’ left extensive damage to region in 1927

Alberta has been experiencing some wild weather this year. On June 13,…

  • Jul 22, 2020

Piece of Red Deer history up for sale

Willson House was built in 1911 and has been completely restored

Michael Dawe: Sylvan Lake has long been a retreat for central Albertans

Friday is the beginning of the annual May long weekend. To many…

  • May 13, 2020

Markerville historic society gets funding help

Stephan G. Stephansson Icelandic Society gets $125,000 from Red Deer County to buy historic home