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Military Vehicle Display and Swap Meet will bring over 40 military vehicle displays

Military Vehicle Display and Swap Meet will bring over 40 military vehicle displays

People from across Alberta will head to Red Deer for 2nd annual event

Military Vehicle Display and Swap Meet will bring over 40 military vehicle displays
What’s Up Wednesday - August 15th, 2018

What’s Up Wednesday – August 15th, 2018

Tune in to What’s Up Wednesday, with hosts Carlie Connolly, Todd Vaughan and Mark Weber

What’s Up Wednesday - August 15th, 2018
Visibility is smoky driving across the City, with wildfire smoke spreading significantly across the province from B.C.

Special air quality statement in effect for Central Alberta

Wildfire smoke from B.C. covering 95 per cent of the province

Visibility is smoky driving across the City, with wildfire smoke spreading significantly across the province from B.C.
Latest Lock it or Lose it campaigns give drivers poor scores

Latest Lock it or Lose it campaigns give drivers poor scores

Red Deer RCMP flag visible garage door openers as a temptation to thieves

Latest Lock it or Lose it campaigns give drivers poor scores
The Edmonton Oilers and Calgary Flames battled it out in the Battle of Alberta golf tournament, raising funds for the Central Alberta Child Advocacy Centre. Photo submitted

Over $600,000 raised for Central Alberta Child Advocacy Centre through Battle of Alberta

Oilers and Flames battled it out for a good cause in Red Deer

The Edmonton Oilers and Calgary Flames battled it out in the Battle of Alberta golf tournament, raising funds for the Central Alberta Child Advocacy Centre. Photo submitted
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WATCH: Downtown Red Deer transformed into time warp with old cars

Event carries on all weekend at Westerner Park

Carlie Connolly/Red Deer Express
Red Deer ranks 12th place in Canada’s Best Places to Live 2018

Red Deer ranks 12th place in Canada’s Best Places to Live 2018

Red Deer ranks fourth overall in Alberta

Red Deer ranks 12th place in Canada’s Best Places to Live 2018
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WATCH: Centrefest brings out many entertainers

Red Deerians enjoy a variety of street performance acts

Carlie Connolly/Red Deer Express
The chuckwagon races wrapped up July 22nd at Westerner Days. Carlie Connolly/Red Deer Express

WATCH: Chuckwagon races wrap up at Westerner Days

Reed Rosencrans was the 2018 champion of the chuckwagon races in Red Deer

The chuckwagon races wrapped up July 22nd at Westerner Days. Carlie Connolly/Red Deer Express
Joe Hittel, 83-years-old, brought in $14,000 for Make A Wish Rope for Hope in Red Deer, making him the top fundraiser for all of Northern Alberta and number two fundraiser in all of Canada. Carlie Connolly/Red Deer Express

WATCH: Joe Hittel is the number one fundraiser in Northern Alberta for Rope for Hope

Hittel of Red Deer raised $14,000 for Make A Wish event

Joe Hittel, 83-years-old, brought in $14,000 for Make A Wish Rope for Hope in Red Deer, making him the top fundraiser for all of Northern Alberta and number two fundraiser in all of Canada. Carlie Connolly/Red Deer Express
Don Melvin, a regular user of Greyhound is very disappointed in the announcement of the Greyhound closure. Carlie Connolly/Red Deer Express

Greyhound closure will affect approximately 380,000 passengers in Alberta

Red Deer cerebral palsy relied on the bus for medical appointments

Don Melvin, a regular user of Greyhound is very disappointed in the announcement of the Greyhound closure. Carlie Connolly/Red Deer Express
Conditions favourable for funnel clouds in parts of Central Alberta

Conditions favourable for funnel clouds in parts of Central Alberta

Sunny, warmer temperatures planned for later this week

Conditions favourable for funnel clouds in parts of Central Alberta
CANADIAN EH - Kate and Declan Lynch have fun celebrating Canada Day in Bower Ponds. Carlie Connolly/Red Deer Express

WATCH: Central Albertans celebrate Canada Day

Red Deer’s Bower Ponds packed with activities for all ages

CANADIAN EH - Kate and Declan Lynch have fun celebrating Canada Day in Bower Ponds. Carlie Connolly/Red Deer Express
Police arrest fourth Red Deer remand escapee

Police arrest fourth Red Deer remand escapee

Dallas Rain in custody

Police arrest fourth Red Deer remand escapee
Central Alberta Humane Society presents cat yoga

Central Alberta Humane Society presents cat yoga

Proceeds will be used to care for the shelter animals

Central Alberta Humane Society presents cat yoga
HOLDING ON - Mason Helmeczi was back in action at this year’s Innisfail Pro Rodeo at the Daines Ranch riding a bucking bronc. Carlie Connolly/Red Deer Express

WATCH: Lots of action this year at the Innisfail Pro Rodeo

Rain doesn’t stop crowds from cheering on some of the best in rodeo action

HOLDING ON - Mason Helmeczi was back in action at this year’s Innisfail Pro Rodeo at the Daines Ranch riding a bucking bronc. Carlie Connolly/Red Deer Express
ATTACK - A canine demonstration was part of the grand opening of the new agility field at the Police Dog Service Training Centre June 13th. Carlie Connolly/Red Deer Express

WATCH: Police Dog Service Training Centre holds official opening of expanded agility field

Other portion of land will be used for human remains detection

ATTACK - A canine demonstration was part of the grand opening of the new agility field at the Police Dog Service Training Centre June 13th. Carlie Connolly/Red Deer Express
UPDATE: Remand Centre inmates escaped through window, say Red Deer RCMP
UPDATE: Remand Centre inmates escaped through window, say Red Deer RCMP
COUNTRY GAL - Alecia Aichelle is looking forward to releasing her new single Hooked On Us June 18th. photo submitted

Singer Alecia Aichelle set to reel in new single

Central Alberta artist excited for main stage performance at Westerner Days

COUNTRY GAL - Alecia Aichelle is looking forward to releasing her new single Hooked On Us June 18th. photo submitted
STRIKE A POSE - The Central Alberta Buccaneers take part in Walk A Mile In Her Shoes. Carlie Connolly/Red Deer Express

WATCH: Men don heels for Walk A Mile In Her Shoes

Funds raised go towards the Women’s Outreach Centre

STRIKE A POSE - The Central Alberta Buccaneers take part in Walk A Mile In Her Shoes. Carlie Connolly/Red Deer Express