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AACS receives funding from Red Deer County for life saving equipment

Red Deer County approved funding for $35,000 to AACS

UPDATED Semi rollover on Hwy#2 causes traffic detour; more photos

UPDATED Exclusive photos of semi rollover clean-up on Hwy#2

Maswacis RCMP looking for missing Aboriginal woman

Police say 34-year-old Jada Voyageur went missing April 24 from the Samson Cree Nation

Several incidents of calves stolen in southern Alberta

RCMP’s livestock division is investigating the theft of calves from several ranches

Localized flooding in Red Deer County

The rapidly melting snow is causing overland flooding in some areas

Council highlights

Council to fund Rimbey Boys and Girls Club for $15,000

  • Apr 21st, 2018

Bashaw Minor Hockey nets five figures at fundraiser

Night of hilarious comedy helps generate over $10,000 for local hockey association

Ponoka, Bashaw areas affected by power outage last week

About three hours for power to be reconnected following line disruption

Ponoka County worries about Prussian carp in Gull Lake

Alberta Environment delays pumping due to at least 1,000 carp found near the pump channel inlet

WATCH: Central Albertan receives award for aiding RCMP officer in arrest

Lonnie Amundson, rugby player, tackled a fleeing suspect to help ailing officer

Ponoka RCMP investigate copper wire theft

Theft of 25 feet of copper wire April 16 from a lease site

Jackknifed semi near Innisfail

Monday’s snowfall covered central Alberta highway roads

Changing self-defence laws not an easy process

MP Blaine Calkins working on rural crime issues, says there’s many facets to taking on rural crime

Think before you take law into your own hands: Stettler RCMP

How would you explain your actions to a judge asks Sgt Penny

Alberta set to update emergency management rules

Legislative amendments to address concerns raised in follow up to recent Alberta disasters

Poll results in ‘crazy’ response from readers

Majority of votes in latest online poll want spring to arrive, like last month

Bashaw chooses to let province lead when it comes to cannabis rules

Very little discussion by council over need for additional regulations on cannabis businesses

Bashaw Chamber’s annual celebration a go for June 9

Razzle Dazzle Day, work on licensing local businesses among topics at recent Chamber meeting

Second degree murder charge in Stettler death

RCMP have charged a 51-year-old Stettler man in relation to the death