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Bannon out as chairman of Breitbart News, loses radio show

Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is out at Breitbart News after public break with President Donald Trump

ASIRT clears RCMP officers in Red Deer fatality

No criminal charges will stem from this incident

  • Jan 9th, 2018
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Lacombe and Red Deer Chambers prepare members for cannabis legalization
Red Deer will officially be the home of the Canadian Finals Rodeo
Servus Credit Union Arena officially opens to public
Crown Prosecutor Douglas Taylor

New emergency services manager/fire chief for Red Deer

Ken McMullen comes to Red Deer with extensive experience with the City of Calgary

  • Jan 9th, 2018

Flu cases spike across Canada, signaling peak of epidemic: experts

The dominant influenza A strain is H3N2, which tends to infect seniors in greater numbers

Ethics watchdog clears finance minister on timing of 2015 stock sale

The federal ethics commissioner has cleared Finance Minister Bill Morneau of insinuations that he benefited from insider information

Gays marry in midnight wedding ceremonies across Australia

Same-sex couples married in midnight ceremonies across Australia on Tuesday after the last legal impediment to gay marriage expired.

Trump gets a national anthem moment at football game

Most of the college football players remained in their locker rooms during the anthem

Trudeau ducks chatting about trip to Aga Khan’s island

Trudeau ducks, weaves over talking to committee about trip to Aga Khan’s island

Cold returns but no snow accumulation expected for Red Deer

There are, however, strong 30 km/hr winds coming out of the north that will gust to 50 km/hr

China: Body found, tanker still on fire after sea collision

The U.S. Navy has joined the search for 32 crew members missing from the oil tanker that caught fire after colliding with a bulk freighter off China’s east coast

Red Deer announces name or northeast sports field

City announces the new northeast high school sports field will be named the Motorworks Field

Local breweries pleased with provincial pro-beer legislation

The Province recently sent out a press release regarding small breweries in Alberta

2 adults, 2 children killed in Ont. house fire

A fire chief in Oshawa, Ont., says two adults and two children have died in a house fire east of Toronto

Investors urge Apple to take action against child gadget addiction

Investors cite various studies and surveys on how the heavy usage of smartphones negatively affects children’s mental and physical health

  • Jan 8th, 2018

Four killed, including two children, in Nova Scotia house fire

Man rescued from fatal house fire ‘struggling to stay alive’. The fire left four people dead, including at least two children.

Oprah, ‘Three Billboards’ triumph at black-draped Globes

Sunday night’s black-clad demonstration was promoted by the recently formed Time’s Up: an initiative of hundreds of women in the entertainment industry

Trump allies line up to declare president mentally sound

Trump made clear Sunday that he was watching, and keeping tabs, on how his troops defended him on TV