Psych assessment ordered for accused

A psychiatric assessment has been ordered for a woman accused of stabbing a nurse at the hospital at the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre in March.

A psychiatric assessment has been ordered for a woman accused of stabbing a nurse at the hospital at the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre in March.

The assessment ordered by a judge on Wednesday will determine whether Meghan Claire Dion is fit to stand trial on charges of attempted murder and assault.

The 34-year-old was arrested after a woman identified by authorities as Dion’s mother was allegedly attacked on Friday, March 6.

Police have said a suspect was taken into custody the following Sunday in a vehicle that had allegedly been stolen.

The nurse was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

Dion will return to court onJune 24.

Just Posted

Blackfalds looking at reducing residential speed limits

Council considering 40 km/h residential speed limit

Despite warnings, plenty of temptations to thieves left in vehicles

Lock It or Lose It campaign still finding plenty of valuables left in plain sight

Official: 3rd pilot helped on next-to-last Lion Air flight

JAKARTA, Indonesia — The chairman of Indonesia’s transportation safety agency confirmed Thursday… Continue reading

Oil prices, Alberta election call cloud Stampede chuckwagon auction expectations

CALGARY — Chuckwagon drivers and sponsors are hoping for the best as… Continue reading

‘It has to send a message:’ Broncos families await sentencing for truck driver

Kevin Matechuk says he will never, never forgive the semi driver who… Continue reading

Ken Johnston competes in Sheraton Celebrity Dance Off

Sheraton Celebrity Dance Off will be held April 13

Oil field worker to show off his moves on the dance floor

Sheraton Celebrity Dance Off will be held April 13

Radio show host is Sheraton Celebrity dancer in Red Deer

VINNIE TAYLOR You may have heard Vinnie Taylor on the radio in… Continue reading

Dancing dentist of Innisfail

Sheraton Celebrity Dance Off will be held April 13

Business owner prepares for dance debut

Sheraton Celebrity Dance Off will be held April 13

Dancing helps heal grief

Sheraton Celebrity Dance Off will be held April 13

Dairy Queen owner steps out on the dance floor

Sheraton Celebrity Dance Off will be held April 13

Red Deer nurse turns dancer for Sheraton Celebrity Dance Off

Sheraton Celebrity Dance Off will be held April 13

Most Read