Central Alberta

Police believe this tire struck a vehicle travelling near Ponoka on Sunday, causing a crash in which a 54 y/o man was killed.
Police believe this tire struck a vehicle travelling near Ponoka on Sunday, causing a crash in which a 54 y/o man was killed.

Ponoka RCMP seek witnesses to fatal highway crash

By rdnewsNOW staff
December 11, 2017 - 3:41pm

Mounties in Ponoka are hoping the public can help them locate a vehicle involved in a fatal collision over the weekend.

It was just before 7 p.m. Sunday when RCMP responded to a single vehicle collision on the QEII Highway at the Highway 53 overpass.

Red Deer RCMP seized 29 guns, four crossbows ammunition and large amounts of stolen property after a pair of searches last month. The first at a storage locker on 79 Street November 5, the second at a residence on 58 Avenue in Highland Green November 22. A 25-year-old man and 25-year-old woman face 198 charges combined.
Red Deer RCMP seized 29 guns, four crossbows ammunition and large amounts of stolen property after a pair of searches last month. The first at a storage locker on 79 Street November 5, the second at a residence on 58 Avenue in Highland Green November 22. A 25-year-old man and 25-year-old woman face 198 charges combined. Sheldon Spackman

Dozens of guns and stolen property seized in Red Deer busts

By Sheldon Spackman
December 11, 2017 - 12:16pm

A man and woman are facing nearly 200 drug, weapons and stolen property charges after a pair of busts in Red Deer last month.

RCMP say the seizures resulted in the recovery of 29 guns, four crossbows, ammunition and stolen property including dirt bikes, identification and electronics.

A central Alberta family takes home a Colorado blue spruce Christmas tree from the Underwood property near Pine Lake, part of the Nature Conservancy of Canada's Open House held Saturday, December 9.
A central Alberta family takes home a Colorado blue spruce Christmas tree from the Underwood property near Pine Lake, part of the Nature Conservancy of Canada's Open House held Saturday, December 9. Sheldon Spackman

Nature Conservancy of Canada hands out Christmas trees at open house

By Sheldon Spackman
December 9, 2017 - 6:20pm

Dozens of central Albertans took part in a festive tree harvest event near Pine Lake on Saturday.

Pages