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School staff receive training for gun, knife attacks

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
May 22, 2018 - 10:00pm Updated: May 23, 2018 - 6:41am

Staff from Red Deer schools received training earlier this month on how to respond to potentially dangerous situations.

They joined with Red Deer RCMP and Emergency Services at the former military base in Springbrook for an intensive three-day training exercise from May 10-12.

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Maskwacis Cree sign education agreement with Government of Canada

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
May 18, 2018 - 3:27pm Updated: May 18, 2018 - 7:49pm

Four Maskwacîs Cree chiefs signed a landmark education agreement on Friday.

The accord between the Maskwacîs Cree Nations and the Government of Canada marks the official transition to true local control of education to Cree Nation students in Maskwacîs.