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Red Deer at 1,302 active cases of COVID-19

Alberta reported an additional 3,527 COVID-19 cases Thursday. The new case total…

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CN rail repair estimate back before Bashaw council

The matter of some railway crossing rehabilitation work on a 54 Ave.…

Alberta’s chief medical officer of health Dr. Deena Hinshaw said Albertans need to stay viligant in the fight against the COVID-19 Omicron variant. (Photo by Chris Schwarz/Government of Alberta)

Red Deer active COVID-19 cases drop slightly to 1,299

Alberta reported 3,837 new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday. The province had a…

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Red Deer up to 1,380 COVID-19 cases

Red Deer now has 1,380 active cases of COVID-19. That is up…

  • Jan 18, 2022
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Bashaw developers confident wellness centre can proceed

A long in-development project at the Bashaw Retreat Centre is continuing to…

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Alberta COVID-19 hospitalizations tops 1,000

Alberta health minister tests positive for COVID

  • Jan 17, 2022
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The 2022 Bashaw School grad class (with a few missing). (Photo submitted)

Bashaw Grad Committee well on their way to fundraising goal

With a good start to their fundraising goal, Bashaw School’s class of…

The 2022 Bashaw School grad class (with a few missing). (Photo submitted)
L-R: Jennifer Innes, Luke Zbitowsky, Owen Laughlin, Jayden de Jonge, Sophia Schultz, Quinnlyn Holt, Brigitte Schultz, Sky Van Dale, Sam Stewart and Cat Brosinsky. (Photo submitted)

Bashaw 4H Multi-Club hosts annual Christmas party

On Jan. 2, 2022, the 4H Multi-Club held their Christmas party at…

  • Jan 14, 2022
L-R: Jennifer Innes, Luke Zbitowsky, Owen Laughlin, Jayden de Jonge, Sophia Schultz, Quinnlyn Holt, Brigitte Schultz, Sky Van Dale, Sam Stewart and Cat Brosinsky. (Photo submitted)
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Red Deer up to 1,187 COVID-19 cases

Active COVID-19 cases in Red Deer were up only slightly Thursday. The…

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Camrose RCMP investigate firearms complaint

One male in critical condition, one female deceased after incident in Bawlf

  • Jan 13, 2022
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A pair of puppies hoping to find their forever home at a recent adoption event in Lacombe. (Christi Albers-Manickie/Lacombe Express)

Alix-based Saving Grace Animal Society has record year for animal adoptions

A local animal rescue has had a busy year. Alix, Alta. based…

A pair of puppies hoping to find their forever home at a recent adoption event in Lacombe. (Christi Albers-Manickie/Lacombe Express)
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Active COVID cases grow to 1,107 in Red Deer

Red Deer gained 56 more COVID cases on Wednesday, bringing the active…

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Red Deer at 1,051 active COVID-19 cases

4,704 new cases across province for total of 58,163 active cases

  • Jan 11, 2022
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Red Deer tops 1,000 active COVID-19 cases

Red Deer added about 300 cases since last Friday

  • Jan 10, 2022
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Red Deer up to 703 active cases of COVID-19

Alberta records 6,257 new cases

  • Jan 7, 2022
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Rachel Seale presentes the “Good Sponsorship Award” on behalf of the South-West Central Wildfire U-18 Girls volleyball team to Leslie and Dallas Pybus, owners of Stettler County business North Star Trucking Ltd. in “recognition and appreciation of the company’s continued support and sponsorship.” (Photo submitted)

Photo: South-West Central Wildfire volleyball team presents award to Stettler’s North Star Trucking

Rachel Seale presentes the “Good Sponsorship Award” on behalf of the South-West…

Rachel Seale presentes the “Good Sponsorship Award” on behalf of the South-West Central Wildfire U-18 Girls volleyball team to Leslie and Dallas Pybus, owners of Stettler County business North Star Trucking Ltd. in “recognition and appreciation of the company’s continued support and sponsorship.” (Photo submitted)
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Alberta Health Services not announcing 2022 New Year’s babies

AHS says it’s ‘simply not possible’ to facilitate interviews or invite media into facilities

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Alberta Minister of Education Adriana LaGrange announced that students and teachers will now return to in-person learning on Jan. 10. (Photo by Government of Alberta)

Winter break extended for K-12 students

The government announced Thursday afternoon that students will not be returning to…

Alberta Minister of Education Adriana LaGrange announced that students and teachers will now return to in-person learning on Jan. 10. (Photo by Government of Alberta)
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Alberta estimates 30 per cent positivity rate, 4,000 new COVID-19 cases

The Alberta government provided only estimates for COVID-19 cases in the province…

  • Dec 30, 2021
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