Red Deer

Alberta RCMP Found Not Guilty In Root Beer Bottle Assault Case

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.22.2016 | Canada Alberta

He was tackled to the ground, choked, pepper sprayed, and handcuffed.

Mounties Turn To Public After Sex Assault Suspect Shot Dead

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.26.2015 | Canada Alberta

Alberta's Serious Incident Response Team has taken over the investigation into his death.

Suspect Killed After Allegedly Crashing Stolen Vehicle Into Police Car

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.25.2015 | Canada Alberta

The situation ended "with the discharge of an RCMP pistol," according to police.

Alberta Woman Jailed For "Callous" Hit-And-Run That Killed Teen

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.09.2015 | Canada Alberta

He was hit by an SUV that was later found burned out in a field.

Refugees Will Land In 5 Alberta Cities: Notley

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.19.2015 | Canada Alberta

Notley expects Alberta will take between 2,500 and 3,000 refugees.

Suspect Arrested While Napping For Stealing Truck With Kids Inside

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2015 | Canada Alberta

Police say the children were in a back seat when the vehicle was taken.

Parents Remember Daughters Killed In Farm Accident As 'Awesome'

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.21.2015 | Canada Alberta

The Botts said each of their daughters was quite different, but wonderful in her own way.

Family Devastated After Dog Eats Poisoned Chicken, Dies

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.28.2016 | Canada Alberta

The family's other dog is recovering.

School Intruder Who Punched Teacher Jailed

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.18.2015 | Canada Alberta

RED DEER, Alta. - A man has been sentenced to 20 days in jail after admitting to punching and pushing two teachers at a school in Red Deer, Alta.Trist...

Red Deer Location Coming Along Nicely..

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 03.17.2015 | Canada Alberta

Peters' Drive-In is beginning to take shape in its new Red Deer location. Posts to the restaurant's Twitter account show the new building outfitte...

RCMP Urge Caution After Woman Sexually Assaulted, Robbed

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.03.2015 | Canada Alberta

RED DEER, Alta. - RCMP in central Alberta are warning women to be on guard for their own safety after a young woman was robbed and sexually assaulted....

Why Does Red Deer Have So Many Runaways?

Global Edmonton | Posted 12.04.2014 | Canada Alberta

As a journalist, your inbox has a tendency of becoming a mish-mash of municipal traffic advisories, community events and police media releases. Though...

Man Who Shot Gas Station Clerk In Face Sentenced

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.06.2014 | Canada Alberta

RED DEER, Alta. - A man who shot a gas station clerk in central Alberta with a shotgun during a robbery last year has been sentenced to nine years in ...

Man Who Tried To Help Homeless Person Swarmed

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.03.2014 | Canada Alberta

RED DEER, Alta. - RCMP are investigating what they are calling the brutal beating of a man who tried to stop a group of men from harassing a homeless ...

Canada's Favourite Speedo-Clad YouTube Star Denied Sochi Access

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada Alberta

RED DEER, Alta. - A colourful Spandex-clad street performer from central Alberta says he has been denied a visa to travel to the Winter Olympics in Ru...

19-Year-Old Mentor Killed In Violent Highway Crash

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Alberta

Damian Pannenbecker, a 19-year-old baseball and hockey fanatic from Red Deer, has been identified as the second victim in a triple fatal crash near Ol...

Suspect In Red Deer Recycling Bin Murder Going To Trial

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.18.2014 | Canada Alberta

RED DEER, Alta. - A man charged in the death of a Calgary-area woman whose body was found at a recycling plant has been ordered to stand trial.Nathan ...

Distracted Driving Taken To A Whole New Level

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.28.2014 | Canada Alberta

CARSTAIRS, Alta. - An Alberta man has been charged with watching a movie while driving.Traffic unit officers were dispatched Wednesday night after a c...

Her Leadership Review Won't Change A Thing

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 11.22.2013 | Canada Alberta

Regardless of how Alison Redford's leadership review goes this weekend, precious little will change, says Alberta Liberal leader Raj Sherman. The p...

Cancer Centre Reopens

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Alberta

RED DEER, Alta. - People living in central Alberta are getting some help with cancer treatment closer to home.Premier Alison Redford was on hand in Re...

City Wants You To Pay Your Parking Fines With Christmas Toys

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 11.05.2013 | Canada Alberta

For the only time ever, paying a parking ticket may actually feel good, thanks to Red Deer's Toys for Tickets program. The premise is as simple as ...

Resolution In Decades-Old Teacher Sex Case

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

RED DEER, Alta. - A man who taught at a central Alberta school in the 1970s will not go to trial on decades-old sex charges.Warren Fertig's trial was ...

Alberta's Farthest Right Wing Party Gets All Progressive And Stuff

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 10.30.2013 | Canada Alberta

Any betting man would've given the Alberta Wildrose Party a resounding win during the lead up to last year's provincial elections. Albertans, after...

She Wants To FInd $24 Billion In The Next 3 Years

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

RED DEER, Alta. - Premier Alison Redford says her government plans to grow the Alberta Heritage Savings Trust Fund by $24 billion over the next three ...

Student Sentenced After Disturbing Facebook Threats

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

RED DEER, Alta. - A teenager who made threats on Facebook to shoot students and staff at a central Alberta high school has been sentenced.The 16-year-...