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Protest march to be held today in Red Deer in reaction to Friday’s not guilty verdict in the death of Colten Boushie. (File photo by The Canadian Press)
Protest march to be held today in Red Deer in reaction to Friday’s not guilty verdict in the death of Colten Boushie. (File photo by The Canadian Press)
(Photo by David Goldman/The Associated Press)
(Photo by David Goldman/The Associated Press)
Snowfall accumulation is expected to reach 10 to 20 cm for Red Deer. (File photo by Advocate staff)

UPDATED: Snowfall warning upgraded to winter storm warning for Red Deer

UPDATED: Residents may see more than 25 to 25 cm of snow

Snowfall accumulation is expected to reach 10 to 20 cm for Red Deer. (File photo by Advocate staff)
Some Gasoline Alley businesses have joined a business watch group to reduce crime and strengthen their community. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Gasoline Alley businesses work together on crime

Business watch group wants to grow

Some Gasoline Alley businesses have joined a business watch group to reduce crime and strengthen their community. (File photo by Advocate staff)
Balzac Billy predicts early spring

Balzac Billy predicts early spring

Alberta’s groundhog gives thumbs up

Balzac Billy predicts early spring
Look to the west to see the super blue blood moon Wednesday morning
Look to the west to see the super blue blood moon Wednesday morning
Billboards will be up in 40 major centres across Alberta, including Red Deer, as part of the province’s new opioid awareness campaign. (Contributed)

New opioid awareness campaign underway

Two billboards up in Red Deer

Billboards will be up in 40 major centres across Alberta, including Red Deer, as part of the province’s new opioid awareness campaign. (Contributed)
Watch: Métis dancers keep tradition alive in Red Deer

Watch: Métis dancers keep tradition alive in Red Deer

Dancing the Red River Jig, Sash Dance, and others

Watch: Métis dancers keep tradition alive in Red Deer
UPDATE: Heavy snowfall no longer expected for Red Deer area
UPDATE: Heavy snowfall no longer expected for Red Deer area
The Power of a Girl Mother/Daughter Conference returns
The Power of a Girl Mother/Daughter Conference returns
Advocate poll shows another hospital wanted in Red Deer

Advocate poll shows another hospital wanted in Red Deer

Over 50 per cent of voters support second hospital

Advocate poll shows another hospital wanted in Red Deer
Exploring eating disorders in sports and fitness

Exploring eating disorders in sports and fitness

Eating Disorders Awareness Week runs Feb. 1 to 7

Exploring eating disorders in sports and fitness
Government and Lowe’s Canada officials took part in the ceremonial board cutting instead of a ribbon cutting Thursday morning as part of the grand opening ceremony. (Photo by Susan Zielinski/Advocate staff)

UPDATED: Red Deer Lowe’s welcomes shoppers

Grand opening giveaways all weekend

Government and Lowe’s Canada officials took part in the ceremonial board cutting instead of a ribbon cutting Thursday morning as part of the grand opening ceremony. (Photo by Susan Zielinski/Advocate staff)
This fall the Canadian Finals Rodeo will proceed Agri-Trade Equipment Expo at Westerner Park. (Advocate file photo)

Red Deer gets ready for CFR 45

A $20 to $25-million annual injection to the local economy

This fall the Canadian Finals Rodeo will proceed Agri-Trade Equipment Expo at Westerner Park. (Advocate file photo)
Staff with the city’s parks department are called out weekly to remove homeless camps from natural areas around Red Deer. This photo was taken between October and December 2017. (Contributed)

Rough sleepers keep city staff busy even in winter

The cost of removing homeless camps discovered in remote natural areas in…

Staff with the city’s parks department are called out weekly to remove homeless camps from natural areas around Red Deer. This photo was taken between October and December 2017. (Contributed)
100+ Women Who Care Red Deer seeking members

100+ Women Who Care Red Deer seeking members

First meeting of the year set for Feb. 5

100+ Women Who Care Red Deer seeking members
City of Red Deer parks worker Nicole Roberts was bundled up as she cleared snow at Veterans’ Park on a chilly Monday morning.                                (Photo by Paul Cowley/Advocate staff)

Photo: Chilly work in Veterans’ Park

What a chilly job but somebody has to do it.

City of Red Deer parks worker Nicole Roberts was bundled up as she cleared snow at Veterans’ Park on a chilly Monday morning.                                (Photo by Paul Cowley/Advocate staff)
Lowe’s to celebrate Red Deer grand opening Thursday
Lowe’s to celebrate Red Deer grand opening Thursday
Former STARS patient Jayden Sorsdahl, 9, of Red Deer, toured a STARS helicopter on Thursday at Red Deer Airport during the public launch of the 2018 STARS Lottery. (Photo by Susan Zielinski/Advocate staff)

UPDATED: STARS LOTTERY is back

Grand prize homes in Edmonton, Calgary and Lethbridge

Former STARS patient Jayden Sorsdahl, 9, of Red Deer, toured a STARS helicopter on Thursday at Red Deer Airport during the public launch of the 2018 STARS Lottery. (Photo by Susan Zielinski/Advocate staff)
Some rural Catholic school buses cancelled today

Some rural Catholic school buses cancelled today

High school students can still write exams

Some rural Catholic school buses cancelled today