Local News

Poll finds respondents against Alberta separation

Over 600 Albertans were surveyed their thoughts on separation of Alberta from Canada

Christmas music

Bentley’s Christmas market

  • Dec 17, 2018

RCMP Major Crimes Unit South lay charges in homicide

23-year-old Chelsey Lagrelle of Sunchild First Nation charged with manslaughter

House fire leaves Bentley area family homeless

Family suffers loss, community steps up

Numbers up for food bank

Donations gratefully accepted

Rimbey students help out

‘Tis the season

  • Dec 11, 2018

Christmas dinner to be held in Rimbey

Great time for all

  • Dec 10, 2018

WATCH: CP Holiday Train rolls into Lacombe

Kelly Prescott performed for hundreds of Central Albertans

Peace officer keeps busy

Trenholm’s duties include ensuring municipal bylaws and provincial legislation is adhered to

  • Dec 8, 2018

Disguised man robs Leduc ATB with bear spray

Police say the man entered the bank with a disguise and took off in a dark coloured bicycle

Rimbey RCMP get called to domestic dispute

Rocky Mountain House and Ponoka RCMP assist

  • Dec 6, 2018

Motorist flees police near Ponoka, escapes on foot

While attempting a traffic stop police say the driver sped off before hitting the ditch

Red Deer to co-host World Junior Ice Hockey Championships with Edmonton in 2021

Red Deer and Edmonton are helping to write Canadian hockey history, says Mayor Tara Veer

UPDATED: Ponoka RCMP say Alexis Littlechild has been located

Police say 21-year-old Alexis Littlechild went missing from the Centennial Centre Nov. 30

Ponoka RCMP help recover $50,000 worth of stolen property

Ponoka RCMP worked in conjunction with the Wetaskiwin and Maskwacis detachments

Pickup ends up in river near Ponoka

Emergency crews attended the scene where a pickup went off the QE2

Buck Lake man arrested, faces seven charges

Rocky Mountain House RCMP: Suspect arrested with a loaded handgun

Weather forces all WCPS Schools closed for Dec. 3rd

Central Alberta has been dumped on by a winter storm forcing school closures

RCMP: Avoid driving on the QE2 from Blackfalds to Red Deer

The highway lanes near Ponoka are slick due to wintry weather