Red Deer Express Staff

GREAT CAUSE - Team Delburne presents a cheque for $1,835 to representatives from Delburne SAFE Families in 2017.                                photo submitted

Central Alberta dancers ‘shimmy’ for a great cause

Shimmy Mob will take place in more than 169 locations all over the world

GREAT CAUSE - Team Delburne presents a cheque for $1,835 to representatives from Delburne SAFE Families in 2017.                                photo submitted
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Optimist Chief Ryan McBeath passes away

Optimist Chiefs announced on Twitter the passing of one of their captains, 17-year-old Ryan McBeath.

Photo Credit: Twitter
Photo Credit: Twitter

UPDATE: Optimist Chief Ryan McBeath passes away

Optimist Chiefs announced on Twitter the passing of one of their captains, 17-year-old Ryan McBeath.

Photo Credit: Twitter
March is Occupant Restraint awareness month

March is Occupant Restraint awareness month

Red Deer RCMP kick it off with free car seat checks

March is Occupant Restraint awareness month
LOCKDOWN - Students and staff at Hunting Hills High School are on lockdown due to a social media threat made towards the school. Todd Colin Vaughan/Red Deer Express

BREAKING: RCMP investigate social media threat made to Hunting Hills School

Red Deer RCMP have one youth in custody

LOCKDOWN - Students and staff at Hunting Hills High School are on lockdown due to a social media threat made towards the school. Todd Colin Vaughan/Red Deer Express
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Fred Penner coming to Alberta Culture Days

Famed Childrens’ performer will play concert at the Memorial Centre

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Alberta Professional Chuckwagon & Chariot Association back for Westerner Days

Association back as organization for Red Deer Motors North American Pony Chuckwagon Championships

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Recent RCMP arrests include seizures of fentanyl and carfentanil

Recent RCMP arrests include seizures of fentanyl and carfentanil

Red Deer RCMP make several arrests

Recent RCMP arrests include seizures of fentanyl and carfentanil
RCMP investigate theft of numerous firearms and a snake

RCMP investigate theft of numerous firearms and a snake

Thieves stole around 14 firearms in Red Deer’s Oriole Park neighbourhood

RCMP investigate theft of numerous firearms and a snake
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UPDATE: Arrest made in Papa Baldy’s Pizza collision

Truck reverses across parking lot into Red Deer’s Papa Baldy’s Pizza shop

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Sex and the city actress Kim Cattrall took to Twitter on Sunday to announce the passing of her brother Christopher Cattrall who went missing from his Lacombe County home Jan. 30. RCMP state his death is being investigated but is not deemed as suspicious.                                Twitter photo

UPDATED: Christopher Cattrall has been located deceased

Sex and the City actress and sister, Kim Catrall announced on Twitter his unexpected passing

Sex and the city actress Kim Cattrall took to Twitter on Sunday to announce the passing of her brother Christopher Cattrall who went missing from his Lacombe County home Jan. 30. RCMP state his death is being investigated but is not deemed as suspicious.                                Twitter photo
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UPDATE: RCMP arrest man in relation to Riverside Meadows shooting incident

UPDATE: RCMP arrest man in relation to Riverside Meadows shooting incident

Kareem Lujmea Cummings turned himself in to Red Deer RCMP

UPDATE: RCMP arrest man in relation to Riverside Meadows shooting incident
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Bentley man charged with several property crimes

Sylvan Lake RCMP lay charges following search warrant in Bentley

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SUSPICIOUS PACKAGE - Red Deer RCMP are evacuating residences in a portion of the Riverside Meadows neighbourhood and are currently on the scene. Todd Colin Vaughan/Red Deer Express

UPDATE/WATCH: Seven people taken into custody in connection to Riverside Meadows incident

RCMP seized cocaine, methamphetamine and paraphernalia consistent with drug trafficking

SUSPICIOUS PACKAGE - Red Deer RCMP are evacuating residences in a portion of the Riverside Meadows neighbourhood and are currently on the scene. Todd Colin Vaughan/Red Deer Express
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UPDATE: Youth charged with arson in Leslieville Elk’s Hall investigation

The Dec. 29 fire destroyed the 70-year-old hall which served 50 members

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RODEO HEROES - CFR Champions Tanner Girletz and Roland McFadden attended Red Deer’s bid to host the Canadian Finals Rodeo. Todd Colin Vaughan/Red Deer Express

Major announcement planned for Tuesday at Westerner Park

Hopes are that the CFR will be relocating to Red Deer

RODEO HEROES - CFR Champions Tanner Girletz and Roland McFadden attended Red Deer’s bid to host the Canadian Finals Rodeo. Todd Colin Vaughan/Red Deer Express
HOMETOWN HOCKEY - The City of Lacombe announced they will be hosting Rogers Hometown Hockey from Feb. 3rd to 4th.Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express

Rogers Hometown Hockey coming to Lacombe

The City has been selected to host this year’s edition of Rogers Hometown Hockey.

HOMETOWN HOCKEY - The City of Lacombe announced they will be hosting Rogers Hometown Hockey from Feb. 3rd to 4th.Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express
BLOOD NEED - Officials with Canadian Blood Services are urging central Albertans to donate.                                Emily Rogers/Black Press

Canadian Blood Services looks to fill 18,000 appointments

Canadian Blood Services is looking to fill 18,000 more appointments by Jan. 6th

BLOOD NEED - Officials with Canadian Blood Services are urging central Albertans to donate.                                Emily Rogers/Black Press
RCMP find loaded sawed off shotgun in searched vehicle

RCMP find loaded sawed off shotgun in searched vehicle

Innisfail traffic stop leads to seized firearms, multiple charges

RCMP find loaded sawed off shotgun in searched vehicle