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Construction zone safety tips for the summer

Mainroad Group is a road maintenance company in Western Canada operating in British Columbia and Alberta including the Red Deer and Central Alberta area. In the winter, you may see Mainroad crews salting or brining the highways before a storm. In the summer, construction season kicks into high gear and there is a lot of work and repair to get done.
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Alberta adds 233 new cases of COVID-19 in last day

Red Deer now has 16 active cases of COVID-19, up one from Wednesday. Recoveries are up two to 5,747 as the total number of COVID-19 cases attributed to Red Deer rose by three in the last day to 5,806. Red Deer’s death toll stemming from COVID-19 remains 43, with the...
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Red Deer man involved in one of the 'largest seizures in Alberta's history'

An investigation started by Alberta Gaming Liquor and Cannabis (AGLC) has led to the seizure of an estimated $4.5 million dollars of contraband tobacco. The organization says the seizure represents one of the largest recorded in Alberta’s history. The total potential lost tax revenue is estimated to be more than $2.5 million dollars. A search warrant was executed in partnership with Calgary Police Service and the RCMP at a storage facility in southeast Calgary.
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Seven post-secondary institutions create ag and food research collaboration

RED DEER, Alta. — Several Alberta colleges and polytechnics have created a new Agriculture and Food Research Collaborative. The joint effort is between Olds College, Lethbridge College, Medicine Hat College, Grande Prairie Regional College, Lakeland College, NAIT and SAIT. Those seven will work together to enhance agriculture and food research...

Red Deer’s Ten02 next up in Stettler’s Entertainment in the Park series

Red Deer-based band Ten02 is next up to perform for Stettler’s Entertainment in the Park series. The talented group hits the stage on Aug. 11 at West Stettler Park, with the performance kicking off at 7 p.m. “When I was really young I started with piano lessons,” explains Elijah Chauvet,...
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Red Deer at 15 active COVID-19 cases

Red Deer is up to 15 active cases of COVID-19 as cases across the province rise. The province reported 194 new cases of the virus Wednesday with active cases jumping up to 1,334 from Tuesday’s 1,173. There are 84 people in hospital, with 18 in the ICU. There have been...

BUCKCHERRY Premiere “Wasting No More Time” Video

BUCKCHERRY ON TOUR (AUSTRALIA):. 2/21 — Perth — Amplifier Bar (Buckcherry Only) Buckcherry continue their North American tour this Friday, July 30, in Columbus, Ohio. Dates are below. BUCKCHERRY ON TOUR (NORTH AMERICA):. 7/30 — Columbus, OH — King of Clubs. 7/31 — Marietta, Oh — Adelphia Music Hall. 8/1...

Lantern festival shines brilliantly on Innisfail

INNISFAIL – As dusk fell over the Innisfail and District Historical Village the growing crowd walked back and forth along the paths marvelling at the kaleidoscopic lights from more than 200 citizen-made lanterns. It was the big exclamation mark put on the town’s inaugural Innisfail Lantern Festival. More than 350...
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Alberta reports 134 new cases of COVID-19

COVID-19 cases are continuing to rise in Alberta. The province reported 134 new cases of the virus on Tuesday, based on 5,428 tests, for a positivity rate of 2.5 per cent. Active cases also continue to climb, up to 1,173 from Monday’s 1,083. There are 82 people in hospital, including...
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Latest COVID-19 case numbers

COVID-19 case counts in Alberta have been over 100 for the past two days. Here's a look at case numbers in the Central Alberta area:. **Not all cases in the Central Zone have been included.

FLS invests £250k in new deer larder at Tummel

Forestry and Land Scotland (FLS) has underlined its commitment to deer management in Perthshire with a new larder that can handle up to 1,500 carcasses per year. The FLS stated that the larder will provide modern and efficient premises where venison progresses into the human food chain from the point at which the deer was culled. The new facility will handle around 900 carcasses every year but can deal with up to 1,500.

Buckcherry Debuts ‘Wasting No More Time’ Video; Offers Tour Update

Buckcherry premiered the video for its latest single this week. The band premiered the video for its new single, ‘Wasting No More Time’ Tuesday. The song is the third from the band’s forthcoming album, Hellbound, which was released June 25 through Round Hill Records. Its premiere follows that of the videos for the album’s first two singles, ‘So Hott‘ and ‘Hellbound.’
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MISSING: Eric Gilchrist, 88, of Red Deer

Red Deer RCMP are asking for the public’s assistance to locate a missing elderly man. 88-year-old Eric Gilchrist was reported missing July 27 by family concerned for his wellbeing. He was last seen around 9 a.m. driving his white 2002 Buick Lesabre, Alberta licence plate number CER 111. Gilchrist is...