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Victoria Formanski

Lacombe ahead of game on 'fixing' problematic photo radar

A change to legislation in the province has Lacombe feeling ahead of the game. Province officials are getting fed-up of municipalities using the intended "safety improvement technique," to increase read more..

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Victoria Formanski

Unapproved 1990s heating panels caused Penhold fire

  From the Penhold Fire Department: The cause and origin of the fire in Penhold last week has been determined as the use of an unapproved alternative heating source installed at the time t read more..

Local News
Jordan Davidson

Kids playing with fire causes house to burn down in Red Deer

From the City of Red Deer:  Emergency Services crews responded to a house fire in Northwood Estates on Tuesday, February 19, which resulted in a total loss of the structure. After an investigat... read more..

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Victoria Formanski

Local couple donates 65 acres of land to Lacombe County

  Two local residents are making sure the land they cherish will remain natural for public use. Frank and Rosalie Kuhnen recently donated 65 acres of land to Lacombe County, for the second time read more..

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Victoria Formanski

RCMP looking for three after shots fired in home invasion

From Maskwacis RCMP: On January 26, 2019, at approximately 8:20 am Maskwacis RCMP were called to a home invasion where shots were fired at a residence in Louis Bull. Maskwacis RCMP is looking for read more..

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Jordan Davidson

D.I.D.S busy raising funds for second indoor ice surface in Blackfalds

The town of Blackfalds is one of the fastest growing places in Canada, and their residents are busy preparing for that future by raising funds to help twin their ice rink. The Duel Ice Development So... read more..

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Jordan Davidson

dTap vaccine free for all pregnant women in Alberta

From the Government of Alberta: The Alberta government has made the dTap vaccine free for all pregnant women. By receiving the dTap vaccine during pregnancy, expectant mothers can provide earl read more..

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Jordan Davidson

Wetaskiwin man facing first degree murder charges

From the RCMP Major Crimes Unit:  On Feb. 15, 2019 at approximately 3:05 a.m., Maskwacis RCMP responded to a report of an unresponsive female at a residence on the Samson Cree Nation. Once on s... read more..

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Victoria Formanski

Local parternship brings more options for seniors in Lacombe

  It's always nice to have security and options, and 14 seniors in the community will be able to get that thanks to a local partnership. The Rotary Club of Lacombe Daybreak saved up some funds read more..

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Victoria Formanski

Three from Red Deer charged in numerous Drumheller thefts

  From Drumheller RCMP: On February 11th, 2019, Drumheller RCMP were investigating a number of incidents where vehicles had been stolen.  During the investigation, 3 people were arrested read more..

Local News
Jordan Davidson

2019 property assessments notices mailed out to Lacombe residents

  From the City of Lacombe: The City of Lacombe would like to notify residents that their 2019 Property Assessment Notices were mailed out on February 15th, together with a brochure containing read more..

Local News
Jordan Davidson

Stettler RCMP looking for suspects in smashing ATM theft attempt

  From Stettler RCMP: On Jan 25th, 2019, two males suspects attempted to steal an ATM located at the Fas Gas gas station located in Stettler.   The suspects smashed the front door of the read more..

Local News
Victoria Formanski

Built-in program helped RD RCMP locate stolen vehicle

  From Red Deer RCMP: A man is facing charges after Red Deer RCMP responded to a call for a stolen vehicle from a local dealership earlier today. Police were able to disable the SUV with assis read more..

Local News
Victoria Formanski

New Safe RDC app to help in emergency situations

  In light of a high-tech, high-danger society, a new Red Deer College app should help make people feel a little safer while attending the campus. The new RDC Safe app makes it easier for anyon read more..

Local News
Jordan Davidson

AB government taking over booking of driving tests starting March 1st

Starting March 1st, anyone looking to book a driving test here in Alberta will only have to go to one website. The new centralized way of booking any level of driving test has done in every other pro... read more..

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Jordan Davidson

Two arrested fleeing stolen tow truck after bank robbery in Innisfail

From Innisfail RCMP:  On Februrary 13, 2019 at approximately 430 pm Innisfail RCMP responded to a report of a robbery at the ATB bank in Innisfail.    During this investigation a... read more..

Local News
Jordan Davidson

Lacombe FCSS buys 14 Lifeline Units thanks to Rotary Club

From Lacombe and District FCSS:  A great local partnership! Thanks to a generous donation from the Rotary Club of Lacombe Daybreak, Lacombe FCSS was able to purchase 14 new Philips Lifeline Unit... read more..

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Jordan Davidson

Canada Winter Games in Red Deer kick off today!

From the Government of Alberta:  About 340 athletes, coaches, managers and mission staff will represent the province at the Games. In total, about 3,600 athletes and support staff from across Ca... read more..

Local News
Jordan Davidson

No injuries in Penhold house fire that contained 7 kids, 2 adults

From the Penhold Fire Department: On February 14 around 3:20pm Penhold Fire Fighters were dispatched to a structure fire in a single family house on Windsor Crescent. Acting Fire Lieutenant Baily Mc... read more..

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Victoria Formanski

Rocky RCMP seek suspect in suspicious school incident

  From Rocky Mountain House RCMP: RCMP are looking to identify and speak with the driver of a pickup truck after a suspicious interaction was reported to police yesterday. On February 13, 2019 read more..

Local News
Victoria Formanski

‘Beam me up Scotty’ Lacombe citizen takes alien-like photo

A local photographer has many people thinking aliens are taking over Lacombe. Darlene Tanner with Team Tanner snapped an early morning photo over the city that went viral and was picked up by many read more..

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Victoria Formanski

RCMP seize multiple firearms, drugs, and ammunition

  From Maskwacis RCMP: Maskwacis RCMP executed three search warrants on the Ermineskin and Samson First Nations between February 12 and February 13, 2019, resulting in the seizure of multiple f read more..

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Victoria Formanski

Cat licensing plan to ensure fur friends return home if lost

  Lacombe city council is in the middle of tightening up their animal control bylaws. The new rules they are hoping to put in place would help keep them with their owners and out of impound. &n read more..

Local News
Victoria Formanski

Lacombians the best charitable donors in Alberta

From The City of Lacombe: According to ATB Financial's Economics and Research Team, using the latest Statistics Canada data, Lacombe residents rank the highest in personal giving to charities for t read more..

Local News
Jordan Davidson

Group working to ban gay conversion therapy in Alberta

Partial content provided by the government of Alberta:  Alberta Minister of Health Sarah Hoffman recently announced the formation of Conversion Therapy Working Groups, whose goal is to figure ou... read more..

Local News
Jordan Davidson

Alberta Government supporting students with type 1 diabetes in school

From the Government of Alberta:  The Guidelines for Supporting Students with Type 1 Diabetes in Schools are aimed at better accommodating the medical needs of students with diabetes. They comple... read more..

Local News
Victoria Formanski

Track down your bus with new Red Deer "Mybus" app

The City of Red Deer has upped their game with their new online transit application. The "Mybus" app lets you see in real time how long it would take you to get from point A to point B, as well as read more..

Local News
Jordan Davidson

Olds High School teacher honored as a true leader in Alberta

Being involved in prominent leadership positions during her entire 34 year career as an educator, Louan Statchuk had those qualities recognized last fall when she was presented with the Leader of Dist... read more..

Local News
Victoria Formanski

Man stranded on North Saskatchewan River rescued

  From Rocky Mountain House RCMP: On Monday, February 11th, 2019, a 57-year-old male became stuck on an island on the North Saskatchewan River after the ice behind his truck broke up. Rocky Mo read more..

Local News
Jordan Davidson

Red Deer offers support services during extreme cold

  From the City of Red Deer:  Colder than normal temperatures are expected to continue this week, which puts everyone at risk, but for people experiencing homelessness, the risk is even gr read more..

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