UPDATE: Charges Laid; Police chase near Sylvan Lake caught on dashcam

As of October 17th, at 11:10am, RCMP have charged two of the three suspects involved in the series of events that occurred on October 13 2017. 1-Shae-Lee Phillips age 20 of Red Deer, AB facing 2…

Local Sports

Gens Perfect Through Two Games to Start Season

Lacombe Generals couldn’t draw up a better start to the new Allan Cup Hockey West regular season. After a 4-2 win in Stony Plain Saturday (Oct. 15) night against the Eagles, the Gens followed up with…

Rebels Drop Saturday Night Game to the Visiting Blades

Losing to the second-last placed team in the league, heading into tonight’s (Oct. 14) game, wasn’t on the list of things-to-do for Red Deer Rebels head coach Brent Sutter. Rebels were outplayed all…

Rams Lose to Lightning 48-21 in High School Action

It’s a game the Lacombe Rams felt they should have won, after losing 48-21 to Hunting Hills tonight (Oct.12) in high school football action. Head Coach Jason Petrie said despite the score, the Rams…

Stampeders Come Up Short Against Lightning

Ponoka Stampeders earned their first point of the season in a 5-4 overtime loss to Stettler on Sunday, in Heritage Junior Hockey action. Assistant coach Andy Williams admits the loss was a tough pill…

Ag News

CFA Welcomes Tax Rate Reduction

The Canadian Federation of Agriculture (CFA) is applauding the federal government's decision to lower its small business tax rate from 10.5 per cent to 9 per cent by the year 2019. "A reduced overall…

BASF Acquires Significant Parts of Bayer

More changes are coming in the world of farm seed and chemical manufacturing. BASF is acquiring key parts of Bayer's seed and chemical business for $5.9 billion euro. Bayer had agreed to divest some…

Alberta Government Pulls Funding From Vet School in Saskatoon

It came as a shock. The Alberta government announcing that starting in 2020 it would be pulling its $8 million dollars in funding for the Western College of Veterinary Medicine in Saskatoon. Alberta…

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