Red Deer County

A bank at Village Mall in Red Deer's north end has undergone some renovations since the night of the storm
A bank at Village Mall in Red Deer's north end has undergone some renovations since the night of the storm rdnewsNOW / Josh Hall

By the numbers: Red Deer windstorm response a 'full team effort'

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
October 2, 2017 - 8:17pm Updated: October 3, 2017 - 8:48am

If 2017 is to be remembered by Red Deerians for just one thing, it will probably be the windstorm of June 20.

City council received an update Monday night on the continued clean-up and some staggering numbers which represent just how hard our city was walloped that day.

A semi hauling 200 hogs overturned at the 67 St. / 30 Ave. roundabout Wednesday evening.
A semi hauling 200 hogs overturned at the 67 St. / 30 Ave. roundabout Wednesday evening. rdnewsNOW / Troy Gillard

Hog truck rollover ties up traffic on 67 St. / 30 Ave. roundabout

By Troy Gillard (Twitter: @Troy_Gillard)
September 20, 2017 - 10:26pm Updated: September 21, 2017 - 3:46pm

Traffic in northeast Red Deer was rerouted for several hours Wednesday night after a hog truck rolled over at the 67 St. / 30 Ave. roundabout.

The semi unit carrying 200 hogs rolled while negotiating the roundabout just after 7 p.m.

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