Windstorm

(File photo by Advocate staff)

Two semi trucks jack-knifed on Highway 2

Emergency crews working in Innisfail and Bowden area

 

Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools cancelled Monday’s rural school buses due to the wind. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

UPDATED: Wind warning issued for central Alberta

Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools cancel rural school buses

 

(Red Deer Advocate file photo).

Red Deer’s windstorm: By the numbers

The recovery effort will take years, council is told

(Red Deer Advocate file photo).
City of Red Deer crews will be busy for weeks cleaning up trails and parks. A number of local businesses have their own repairs to make.

Storm cleanup and repairs well underway

As businesses make repairs city continues clearing trails and parks

City of Red Deer crews will be busy for weeks cleaning up trails and parks. A number of local businesses have their own repairs to make.
CrossRoads Church badly damaged in storm

CrossRoads Church badly damaged in storm

Windstorm left big hole in roof of church’s gym.

CrossRoads Church badly damaged in storm
City staff drew on experience with windstorm response

City staff drew on experience with windstorm response

Lending a hand in other recent disasters provided valuable training for the city’s windstorm

City staff drew on experience with windstorm response
Power restored to all but 200 homes

Power restored to all but 200 homes

City cleanup continues and landfill to remain open next two Sundays for green branch dropoff

Power restored to all but 200 homes
City crews were on hand at Lions Campground Wednesday morning to help clean up in the aftermath of the windstorm on June 20. (Photo by Byron Hackett/Advocate Staff)

SLIDESHOW: Photos of the wind storm damage

After winds up to 111 km/h ripped through Red Deer on Tuesday…

City crews were on hand at Lions Campground Wednesday morning to help clean up in the aftermath of the windstorm on June 20. (Photo by Byron Hackett/Advocate Staff)
City of Red Deer employees McKenna Barthel and Mitch Topping work to clear branches from Rotary Park Thursday. City crews have been kept busy clearing downed trees and branches from around the city since Wednesday’s wind storm. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

Powerful storm took aim at Red Deer power lines, trees

City will be cleaning up over next three weeks

City of Red Deer employees McKenna Barthel and Mitch Topping work to clear branches from Rotary Park Thursday. City crews have been kept busy clearing downed trees and branches from around the city since Wednesday’s wind storm. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)