2019 Canada Winter Games

Crews work on the set for the Opening Ceremony of the 2019 Canada Winter Games at the Westerner Park Centrium on Thursday, Feb. 14.
Crews work on the set for the Opening Ceremony of the 2019 Canada Winter Games at the Westerner Park Centrium on Thursday, Feb. 14. rdnewsNOW / Josh Hall

Opening Ceremony to include pomp and spark of Olympics-style show

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
February 14, 2019 - 3:23pm Updated: February 14, 2019 - 6:49pm

If you’ve got a ticket to Friday night’s Opening Ceremony for the 2019 Canada Winter Games, prepare to be wowed.

The new student residence building at RDC
The new student residence building at RDC rdnewsNOW / Sheldon Spackman

RDC students adjusting to temporary accommodations during Winter Games

By Jordan Bay
February 12, 2019 - 2:07pm

Students living in residence at Red Deer College have been moved out of their dorm rooms while they house the athletes competing at the 2019 Canada Winter Games.

140 students have been relocated to Olds College while others have found alternate accomodations.

The City of Red Deer has launched MyBus, a new mobile-friendly website to help residents and visitors to Red Deer navigate the city's transit system during the Canada Winter Games.
The City of Red Deer has launched MyBus, a new mobile-friendly website to help residents and visitors to Red Deer navigate the city's transit system during the Canada Winter Games. File Photo

Red Deer Transit launches MyBus mobile site ahead of Winter Games

By Stephen Moore
February 12, 2019 - 11:11am Updated: February 12, 2019 - 1:17pm

Red Deer Transit has introduced a new mobile-friendly website called “MyBus” to assist people travelling around town during the Canada Winter Games from Feb. 15 - Mar. 3.

Students from both St. Joseph and Lindsay Thurber High Schools in Red Deer recently took part in a special art project for the upcoming Canada Winter Games. Their stylized animal drawings were developed into three-dimensional lanterns and will be on display at the White Gallery (Sunworks on Ross Street) during the Canada Winter Games.
Students from both St. Joseph and Lindsay Thurber High Schools in Red Deer recently took part in a special art project for the upcoming Canada Winter Games. Their stylized animal drawings were developed into three-dimensional lanterns and will be on display at the White Gallery (Sunworks on Ross Street) during the Canada Winter Games. Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools

Local high school students bringing light to Canada Winter Games

By rdnewsNOW staff
February 11, 2019 - 10:10am

Visual arts students at St. Joseph High School have been invited to take part in a special art project for the upcoming Canada Winter Games.

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