Red Deer and Area

The first Red Deer Emergency Services crew sent to Fort Mac (L-R): Todd Lukacs, Matt Mellon, Jamin Bryan, Joel Moran, Steve Belich, Morgan "toot toot" Moen, Sheldon Christensen, Mike Scott and Ross Whitford. (Courtesy Sheldon Christensen)

Red Deer Firefighters Learn From Fort McMurray Experience

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
June 7, 2016 - 9:23am

While things have decidedly calmed down in Fort McMurray, a Red Deer Platoon Chief who led a group there in early May says it was a positive experience.

Maryanne McGrath (second from left) with the other winners at the CICan National Conference and Awards Gala in Quebec City, QC May 31, 2016. (Courtesy Maryanne McGrath)

RDC Students' Association President Wins National Award

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
June 1, 2016 - 3:10pm

Red Deer College's Student Association President has been recognized with a national prize.

Maryanne McGrath received the Colleges and Institutes Canada Student Leadership Award of Excellence Gold at a gala Tuesday in Quebec City.