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Plenty of options for windstorm waste disposal

Plenty of options for windstorm waste disposal

City of Red Deer extending hours and adding locations for people to dump tree branches

Plenty of options for windstorm waste disposal
Storm hit some businesses hard

Storm hit some businesses hard

Ever-Green Greenhouses suffered 80 per cent damage in Tuesday evening’s windstorm

Storm hit some businesses hard
Straight-line wind behind Tuesday’s damage, says Environment Canada

Straight-line wind behind Tuesday’s damage, says Environment Canada

Wind gusts up to 111 km/h reported at Red Deer Airport during peak of windstorm

Straight-line wind behind Tuesday’s damage, says Environment Canada
Wind storm was a history maker

Wind storm was a history maker

City expects it will take three to four weeks to finish cleanup

Wind storm was a history maker
Hugh McPherson surveys the damage after two spruce trees fell on his property Wednesday afternoon. “We’re very lucky actually they both came down like they did” said McPherson. “They hit part of the house but they didn’t do any damage to the main structure”. One of the two trees snapped and fell onto another tree pushing it over and uprooting it in the process said McPherson. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

Red Deer north industrial parks lose power

Thousands in the dark in surrounding area

Hugh McPherson surveys the damage after two spruce trees fell on his property Wednesday afternoon. “We’re very lucky actually they both came down like they did” said McPherson. “They hit part of the house but they didn’t do any damage to the main structure”. One of the two trees snapped and fell onto another tree pushing it over and uprooting it in the process said McPherson. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)