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Four hundred native trees and 700 shrubs have been planted is this green space in Oriole Park
Four hundred native trees and 700 shrubs have been planted is this green space in Oriole Park rdnewsNOW / Josh Hall

Oriole Park green space gets 1100 new trees and shrubs

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
September 13, 2017 - 2:31pm

A large green space in Oriole Park has officially re-opened.

Officials with the City of Red Deer, CN Rail and Tree Canada announced on Wednesday the completion of the Oriole Park Naturalization Project on Oleander Drive.

Photo of grass fire near Bindloss
Photo of grass fire near Bindloss Andy Kirschenman (Via CHAT News Today)

One home confirmed destroyed in southern Alberta prairie fire

By CHAT News Today (James Wood)
September 12, 2017 - 10:07am Updated: September 13, 2017 - 7:59am

BINDLOSS, ALTA- A large grass fire in the Bindloss area north of Medicine Hat has destroyed at least one home.

According to Creston Anderson, the fire chief for Bindloss, the fire began around 6:00 p.m. on Monday evening, with flames inside CFB Suffield.

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