Red Deer Advocate Staff

A float that snuck into the Sundre Pro Rodeo Parade is being called racist. (Contributed image)

‘Absolutely disgusting:’ Float at Sundre parade called racist

Organizers are apologizing after a racist float was snuck into a parade…

A float that snuck into the Sundre Pro Rodeo Parade is being called racist. (Contributed image)
(File photo by Advocate staff)
(File photo by Advocate staff)
A Central Alberta woman posted a video of a moose charging her and her dogs at Three Mile Bend in Red Deer online earlier this week. (File photo by The Associated Press)

VIDEO: Moose charges woman and her dogs at off-leash park in Alberta

EDITOR’S NOTE: The video in this story includes explicit language. A Central…

A Central Alberta woman posted a video of a moose charging her and her dogs at Three Mile Bend in Red Deer online earlier this week. (File photo by The Associated Press)
(File photo by Advocate staff)

Central Alberta RCMP seize shotgun and drugs

Ponoka RCMP respond to a report of a suspicious person

(File photo by Advocate staff)
A few brave souls were out and about on Monday as the deep freeze returned after a weekend break. The cold, with overnight lows around -40 C with wind chill factored in, is expected to stick around until the weekend.
(Photo by Paul Cowley/Advocate staff)

Snowfall warning for Red Deer and Central Alberta

Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning for Red Deer and most…

A few brave souls were out and about on Monday as the deep freeze returned after a weekend break. The cold, with overnight lows around -40 C with wind chill factored in, is expected to stick around until the weekend.
(Photo by Paul Cowley/Advocate staff)
(File photo by Advocate staff)

RCMP investigate a homicide in central Alberta

Stettler RCMP called to the scene

(File photo by Advocate staff)
(File photo by Advocate staff)

Central Alberta RCMP recover stolen vehicle

Sylvan Lake RCMP make arrests

(File photo by Advocate staff)
(File photo by Advocate staff)

UPDATE: RCMP arrest suspect in alleged attempted murder

Maskwacis RCMP ask for public’s assistance

(File photo by Advocate staff)
(File photo by Advocate staff)

Central Alberta RCMP recover stolen vehicle

Innisfail RCMP execute search warrant

(File photo by Advocate staff)
(File photo by Advocate staff)

Critically injured male found in a central Alberta ditch

Olds RCMP believe the public is not at risk

(File photo by Advocate staff)
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)
(Black Press file image)

Alberta adds 1,435 COVID-19 cases over weekend

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

(Black Press file image)
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)
(Black press file photo)

RCMP launches 2022 Name the Puppy contest

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

(Black press file photo)
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)