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Breast implants tied to rare cancer to remain on U.S. market

Breast implants tied to rare cancer to remain on U.S. market

WASHINGTON — U.S. health authorities will allow a type of breast implant…

W.S. Merwin, prize-winning poet of nature, dies at 91

W.S. Merwin, prize-winning poet of nature, dies at 91

HONOLULU — W.S. Merwin, a prolific and versatile poetry master who evolved…

Survey: Costco, Trader Joe’s are best retailers of 2018. See which ones were the worst

A new consumer survey shows America’s love affair with Trader Joe’s and…

Regulators will not allow lucrative baby eel fishery to grow

Regulators will not allow lucrative baby eel fishery to grow

PORTLAND, Maine — A regulatory board decided Wednesday that Maine’s baby eel…

  • Aug 8, 2018
Regulators will not allow lucrative baby eel fishery to grow
Dads on diaper duty demand more change tables in restaurant bathrooms

Dads on diaper duty demand more change tables in restaurant bathrooms

TORONTO — A Quebec dad’s fight to get a change table in…

  • Aug 8, 2018
Dads on diaper duty demand more change tables in restaurant bathrooms
‘Free and easy:’ paddling along the Red Deer River

‘Free and easy:’ paddling along the Red Deer River

Mark Twain once wrote that you feel “mighty free and easy” on…

‘Free and easy:’ paddling along the Red Deer River
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Innisfail shop reopens during COVID restrictions
Red Deer seniors among first to receive COVID-19 vaccine
Central Alberta Humane Society
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Handbag designer Kate Spade found hanged in apparent suicide

Handbag designer Kate Spade found hanged in apparent suicide

NEW YORK — Kate Spade, a fashion designer known for her sleek…

Handbag designer Kate Spade found hanged in apparent suicide
Restaurant introduces gender-neutral greetings for inclusive dining experience

Restaurant introduces gender-neutral greetings for inclusive dining experience

TORONTO — A Toronto restaurant manager is trying to offer customers a…

Restaurant introduces gender-neutral greetings for inclusive dining experience
Hospital groups creating company to make cheap generic drugs

Hospital groups creating company to make cheap generic drugs

TRENTON, N.J. — Several major not-for-profit hospital groups are trying their own…

  • Jan 18, 2018
Hospital groups creating company to make cheap generic drugs
Fonda, Mirren make star turns as fashion models for L’Oreal

Fonda, Mirren make star turns as fashion models for L’Oreal

Jane Fonda and Helen Mirren were the toast of Paris as the…

Fonda, Mirren make star turns as fashion models for L’Oreal
Photo by ADVOCATE news services                                For the first time in 40 years, Pike Place Market expanded with the opening of its new “MarketFront.”

For Seattle’s Pike Place, a $74 million marketing effort

Pike Place Market has been one of Seattle’s main tourist attractions for…

  • Sep 21, 2017
Photo by ADVOCATE news services                                For the first time in 40 years, Pike Place Market expanded with the opening of its new “MarketFront.”
Street Tales: Slip sliding away

Street Tales: Slip sliding away

Frequently a new person arrives in Red Deer and often they come…

  • Jun 24, 2017
Street Tales: Slip sliding away
Chef Matty Matheson’s mission on ‘Dead Set on Life’ is to experience culture through the shared love of food. Matheson is seen in this undated handout photo. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Viceland, *MANDATORY CREDIT*

Matty Matheson explores culture through food

TORONTO — Straddling a huge alligator during filming of the culinary travel…

Chef Matty Matheson’s mission on ‘Dead Set on Life’ is to experience culture through the shared love of food. Matheson is seen in this undated handout photo. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Viceland, *MANDATORY CREDIT*

Kings, Clippers battle to tie

There are times when you simply tip your cap to the opposition and move on.

Trojans blank Queens

The RDC Queens have over a week to prepare for the opening of the Alberta Colleges Women’s Hockey League regular season, and from the way they ended their exhibition season, they need the time.

Thompson ends USF2000 season in second place

All eyes will now be on racing star Parker Thompson after finishing second overall in this season’s US F2000.

Queen’s Diner owner mends fences

The owner of a local restaurant met with the Central Alberta Pride Society on Thursday after his “pick a bathroom” billboard recently sparked backlash in Red Deer.

Photo by JEFF STOKOE/Advocate staff

Be responsible while celebrating beer

With Alberta Beer Week in full swing, Mothers Against Drunk Driving are reminding people not to drink and drive.

Photo by JEFF STOKOE/Advocate staff
Photo by JEFF STOKOE/Advocate staff

Plenty to see, experience during culture days

Red Deer will come alive with art, literature, theatre and dance as the city celebrates Alberta Culture Days this weekend.

Photo by JEFF STOKOE/Advocate staff
Photo by JEFF STOKOE/Advocate staff

College’s art collection on display

Artworks by European masters hang next to original prints by acclaimed Canadian artists Alex Colville and Norval Morrisseau in a small gallery in downtown Red Deer.

Photo by JEFF STOKOE/Advocate staff