Red Deer Advocate Staff

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Central Alberta RCMP recover stolen vehicle

Sylvan Lake RCMP make arrests

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(File photo by Advocate staff)

UPDATE: RCMP arrest suspect in alleged attempted murder

Maskwacis RCMP ask for public’s assistance

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(File photo by Advocate staff)

Central Alberta RCMP recover stolen vehicle

Innisfail RCMP execute search warrant

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Critically injured male found in a central Alberta ditch

Olds RCMP believe the public is not at risk

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Red Deer has active 297 COVID-19 cases, according to geospatial mapping on the provincial government’s website.(Image courtesy CDC)

Seven more COVID-19 related deaths reported in Alberta

Central zone has 1,032 active cases

Red Deer has active 297 COVID-19 cases, according to geospatial mapping on the provincial government’s website.(Image courtesy CDC)
In the Central zone, there are 1,106 active cases of the virus, with 144 in hospital and six in the ICU. (Black Press file photo)

Province identifies 539 new COVID-19 cases, 7 new deaths

Red Deer down to 282 active cases of the virus

In the Central zone, there are 1,106 active cases of the virus, with 144 in hospital and six in the ICU. (Black Press file photo)
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Alberta adds 1,435 COVID-19 cases over weekend

The number of active COVID-19 cases in the province has dropped below…

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The City of Red Deer has 325 active COVID-19 cases, according to geospatial mapping on the provincial government’s website. (Black Press file photo)

Alberta identifies 595 new COVID cases

The number of active COVID-19 cases in Alberta continues to fall. There…

The City of Red Deer has 325 active COVID-19 cases, according to geospatial mapping on the provincial government’s website. (Black Press file photo)
This weekend, Premier Jason Kenney said the invocation of the Emergencies Act is unnecessary, disproportionate, violates natural justice, intrudes into provincial jurisdiction and creates a dangerous precedent. (File photo by Government of Alberta)

Alberta to launch court challenge over use of Emergencies Act, says premier

Alberta will launch a court challenge of the federal government’s invocation of…

This weekend, Premier Jason Kenney said the invocation of the Emergencies Act is unnecessary, disproportionate, violates natural justice, intrudes into provincial jurisdiction and creates a dangerous precedent. (File photo by Government of Alberta)
Raven is expected to join Best Boy Brodie in Red Deer soon. Brodie and his unique smile have made him a social media star and when owner Amanda Richter saw Raven on a Houston animal shelter’s Facebook page she knew the two dogs were meant to be together. (Photo from Best Boy Brodie Facebook page)

Central Alberta dog with crooked snout to be united with look-alike pal

A Red Deer dog with a lopsided smile and a legion of…

Raven is expected to join Best Boy Brodie in Red Deer soon. Brodie and his unique smile have made him a social media star and when owner Amanda Richter saw Raven on a Houston animal shelter’s Facebook page she knew the two dogs were meant to be together. (Photo from Best Boy Brodie Facebook page)
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RCMP launches 2022 Name the Puppy contest

Royal Canadian Mounted Police is asking the public to help name puppies…

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Maddison Pearman skates in the 1500m during the ISU speed skating World Cup at the Olympic Oval in Calgary, AB on December 12, 2021. (Photo by Dave Holland/Speed Skating Canada)

Ponoka’s Maddison Pearman finishes 26th in Women’s 1,000 metres final at Olympics

Central Alberta speedskater Maddison Pearman finished 26th in the women’s 1,000-metre race…

Maddison Pearman skates in the 1500m during the ISU speed skating World Cup at the Olympic Oval in Calgary, AB on December 12, 2021. (Photo by Dave Holland/Speed Skating Canada)
in the Central Zone, there were 2,538 active cases of the virus, with 163 people in hospital infected with COVID-19, including eight in the ICU. (Black Press file photo)

35 new COVID-19 deaths over the weekend in Alberta, hospitalizations continue to decline

COVID-19 hospitalizations in Alberta continue to trend in the right direction as…

in the Central Zone, there were 2,538 active cases of the virus, with 163 people in hospital infected with COVID-19, including eight in the ICU. (Black Press file photo)
In Central zone, there were 3,732 active COVID cases on Tuesday, with 134 people in hospital and eight in intensive care. (Black Press file photo)

COVID-19 hospitalizations in Alberta slowly declining, Red Deer down to 714 active cases

First doses of COVID-19 vaccine climb above 90 per cent

In Central zone, there were 3,732 active COVID cases on Tuesday, with 134 people in hospital and eight in intensive care. (Black Press file photo)
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A convoy of protestors from across Central Alberta travelled to Edmonton on Saturday to protest COVID-19 mandates in the province. Large groups gathered in Wetaskiwin and Ponoka, as well as several other Central Alberta cities. (Photo by Shaela Dansereau/ Pipestone Flyer)

Central Alberta convoy joins protest in Edmonton

A convoy against public health measures in Alberta made its way up…

A convoy of protestors from across Central Alberta travelled to Edmonton on Saturday to protest COVID-19 mandates in the province. Large groups gathered in Wetaskiwin and Ponoka, as well as several other Central Alberta cities. (Photo by Shaela Dansereau/ Pipestone Flyer)
Alberta’s chief medical officer of health Dr. Deena Hinshaw continued to urge Albertans to get fully vaccinated against the virus Friday. (File photo by Government of Alberta)

Red Deer down to 917 active cases of COVID-19

Alberta reports 26 new deaths, 2,086 new cases

Alberta’s chief medical officer of health Dr. Deena Hinshaw continued to urge Albertans to get fully vaccinated against the virus Friday. (File photo by Government of Alberta)
A man displays his COVID-19 rapid test kit after receiving it at a pharmacy in Montreal, Monday, December 20, 2021, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues in Canada and around the world. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes

57% of Albertans want all COVID-19 restrictions to end: Angus Reid

A majority of Canadians want all COVID-19 restrictions to end, according to…

A man displays his COVID-19 rapid test kit after receiving it at a pharmacy in Montreal, Monday, December 20, 2021, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues in Canada and around the world. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes
Calgary Police Service headquarters in Calgary, Alta., Monday, May 6, 2019. Police in Calgary have charged two men in relation to a number of swatting calls - a form of retaliation in which someone reports a false emergency to get authorities, particularly a SWAT team, to descend on an address. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh

UPDATE: Amber Alert cancelled after Calgary child found

An Amber Alert in central and southern Alberta has been cancelled after…

Calgary Police Service headquarters in Calgary, Alta., Monday, May 6, 2019. Police in Calgary have charged two men in relation to a number of swatting calls - a form of retaliation in which someone reports a false emergency to get authorities, particularly a SWAT team, to descend on an address. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
In the Central zone, there are 3,675 active cases of the virus, with 138 people in hospital and nine in the ICU. (Black Press file photo)

Red Deer below 1,000 active cases of COVID-19

Alberta reported 3,218 cases of COVID-19 Thursday. The province has 44,301 active…

In the Central zone, there are 3,675 active cases of the virus, with 138 people in hospital and nine in the ICU. (Black Press file photo)