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Coaching for the Special Olympics Canada Winter Games, for over twenty five years, Drumheller resident Martin McSween is hoping for Team Alberta to qualify for Alpine Skiing at the 2017 World Games. McSween is the longest serving coach working at the games.… Read More
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Dragons fall to Saints

Despite leading for most of Friday night, a late surge by Spruce Grove, dashed the Dragons' hope for a home victory. The Dragons saw goals from Levi Wunder and Avery Belcourt as the first period ended tied at two. Just 53 seconds into the second period Clint… Read More

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Obituaries

GALLAGHER, BRITTANY JOYCE

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GALLAGHER, Brittany (Joyce) January 29, 1992 - January 31, 2016 It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of…

CRAIG, BYRON TREVOR

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CRAIG, Byron Trevor April 30, 1946 - January 18, 2016 Shaun, Darren and Danielle Craig sadly announce the sudden passing of…

DIETRICH, GORDON

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DIETRICH, Gordon (Gordie) June 22, 1954 - January 22, 2016 It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Gordon…

SCHEIFELE, CHRISTINE

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SCHEIFELE, Christine June 13, 1964 - January 14, 2016 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beautiful…

Alberta Environment warns of high river levels for Red Deer River

No major flooding is expected as Alberta Environment gave a streamflow adivsory for the Red Deer River upstream of Dickson Dam and a flood watch warning for the Little Red Deer River on Friday morning.

Since Wednesday morning, 60 to 80 milimetres of percipitation has fallen in an area along the eastern slopes from Calgary to Pincher Creek, Alberta Environment said in a release on Friday. They are expecting an additional 20 to 30 milimetres to fall by Saturday.

A high streamflow adivsory has been made for the Red Deer River upstream of Dickson Dam, which means stream levels are expected to rise rapidly and no major flooding is expected. Minor flooding of low-lying areas is possible. Anyone situated close to the streams affected is advised to be cautious of the rising water levels.

Conditions are being monitored and updates will be issued as required, the release said.


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