Michael Dawe

One of Central Alberta’s most prized jewels

One of the most interesting communities in Central Alberta, with a long…

Marking Parkland Mall’s 40th anniversary in the City

Forty years ago, in November 1970, Red Deer’s Parkland Mall opened on…

Remembering the 187 Battalion

Tomorrow is Remembrance Day. It is a time to commemorate the achievements…

Major General Lionel F. Page

This Friday (Nov. 5) marks the official commencement of Canada’s annual Veterans’…

Halloween and a shocking murder case

Another Halloween is rapidly approaching. It is a time of year when…

100 years of the Dawe family in Red Deer

This year marks an important milestone in my family’s history. It was…

Fors was dedicated pioneer photographer

While many pioneers experienced the transformation of a raw frontier to an…

Red Deer’s Girl Guides began in 1917

This year marks the Canadian centennial of one of the most remarkable…

Civic election acclamations not so rare

Another municipal election is now well underway. There are 16 candidates to…

Recalling the ‘neighbours helping neighbours’ era

It is one of the contradictions of modern society that we can…

Lacombe’s origins came from Strawberry Plains

September 5, 2010 is a milestone date in the history of Central…

Lots of street name debate in Red Deer’s history

Names of streets, avenues, parks and communities are something which we use…

Ridgewood community celebrating centennial

Relatively speaking, Central Alberta is a new part of the world. While…

Hansen murder case remembered

Sylvan Lake is generally known as a very popular, family-friendly resort. However,…

Great growth for Red Deer’s annual summer exhibition

Another Westerner Days gets under way next week (July 21). As in…

Remembering Red Deer’s lovable Mickey The Beaver

Recently, there has been media coverage across North America of an aggressive…

Robert Cook murders recounted in play

Murders, particularly mass murders, have always received enormous public attention. One of…

Central Alberta has seen plenty of wet summers

This summer has been one of the wettest ones that we have…

Laurier’s 1910 visit huge event for City

Next week marks an important anniversary in our community’s history.It was 100…

Alberta’s first female optometrist; Sadie Lampard

Red Deer recently lost one of its most dynamic citizens.Dr. Sadie Lampard,…