News Room

Anders fire sustains $20,000 in damages

October 23, 2014 9:25 AM

The cause of a house fire at 33 Allsop Drive in Anders yesterday remains undetermined, but fire officials say it started in a wooden planter box.

House fire in Anders

October 22, 2014 9:07 PM

Emergency Services responded to a house fire at 33 Allsop Drive this evening, after a passerby called in the incident.

Statement from Mayor Tara Veer on the situation in Ottawa

October 22, 2014 11:52 AM

“On behalf of Red Deerians, my thoughts and prayers are with the family, friends and fellow Canadians affected by the shootings on Parliament Hill and at the National War Memorial in Ottawa,” said Mayor Tara Veer.

Reduce, reuse, recycle at a Waste Reduction Day Spooktacular

October 20, 2014 11:15 AM

If you’re haunted by the amount of garbage you produce, join us at the second annual Waste Reduction Day Spooktacular this Saturday, October 25 from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The City of Red Deer’s Waste Management Facility, at 1709 - 40 Avenue.

IDP amendments receive first reading

October 15, 2014 2:25 PM

Amendments to the Intermunicipal Development Plan (IDP) received first reading from both The City of Red Deer and Red Deer County at their meetings held on October 14 and 7, respectively.

Red Deerians pleased with quality of life, municipal services

October 10, 2014 10:27 AM

Ninety-eight per cent of citizens say Red Deer’s quality of life is good to very good, and more people than ever before said they believe their quality of life has improved, according to the 2014 Ipsos Reid Citizen Satisfaction Survey.

Sunnybrook fire due to unattended cooking

October 8, 2014 1:04 PM

A house fire in Sunnybrook yesterday started as a result of unattended cooking, causing an estimated $20,000 in damages to the home at 9 Spencer Street.

Planned power outage on Golden West Avenue this Sunday

October 3, 2014 3:42 PM

Electric Light & Power is having a planned power outage this Sunday, October 5 between 8:30 a.m. and 12 p.m. Residents affected are those on both sides of Golden West Avenue from 67 Street to 71 Street.

Partner up for carpooling and save

October 2, 2014 9:45 AM

Saving money on your daily commute is as simple as going to www.carpool.ca. The City of Red Deer is in its third year of partnership with the website to help Red Deer and area commuters share a ride.

Alberta Green Energy Doors open in Red Deer

September 29, 2014 10:57 AM

The doors have been thrown wide open in Red Deer to residents interested in learning more about local innovation in decentralized energy – energy produced close to where it is used – with the first Alberta Green Energy Doors on Saturday, October 4.

Section of McKenzie Trail closes next week

September 26, 2014 3:45 PM

Next week berm reconstruction will begin in the McKenzie Trails Recreation Area which will see trail impacts and increased construction activity.

Red Deer meets with Premier at AUMA convention

September 25, 2014 3:27 PM

A meeting with Premier Jim Prentice was part of Red Deer’s itinerary today, among other meetings scheduled at the annual Alberta Urban Municipalities Association (AUMA) convention.