Red Deer and Area

Nazim Khan (centre) takes a moment for himself at the candlelight vigil held Saturday night at Red Deer City Hall.
Nazim Khan (centre) takes a moment for himself at the candlelight vigil held Saturday night at Red Deer City Hall. rdnewsNOW / Josh Hall

Education over paranoia, local Muslims preach after NZ attacks

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
March 16, 2019 - 12:19pm Updated: March 18, 2019 - 9:42am

 

“Please do not fear Muslims.”

Those are the pleading words from Jawed Iqbal, spokesperson for the Red Deer Islamic Centre, and board member with the Central Alberta Islamic Cultural Association.

Over 2,200 local teachers have gathered at the annual Central Alberta Teachers' Convention in Red Deer for the next two days. The Convention is being held at Hunting Hills and Notre Dame High Schools Mar. 14 & 15.
Over 2,200 local teachers have gathered at the annual Central Alberta Teachers' Convention in Red Deer for the next two days. The Convention is being held at Hunting Hills and Notre Dame High Schools Mar. 14 & 15. Sheldon Spackman

Central Alberta teachers navigating innovation and changing landscape at regional convention

By Sheldon Spackman
March 14, 2019 - 4:07pm

Over 2,200 teachers have gathered at Hunting Hills and Notre Dame high schools in Red Deer to take part in the annual Central Alberta Teachers' Convention.

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