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Localized flooding in Red Deer County

The rapidly melting snow is causing overland flooding in some areas

Council highlights

Council to fund Rimbey Boys and Girls Club for $15,000

  • Apr 21st, 2018

Ponoka County worries about Prussian carp in Gull Lake

Alberta Environment delays pumping due to at least 1,000 carp found near the pump channel inlet

WATCH: Central Albertan receives award for aiding RCMP officer in arrest

Lonnie Amundson, rugby player, tackled a fleeing suspect to help ailing officer

Ponoka RCMP investigate copper wire theft

Theft of 25 feet of copper wire April 16 from a lease site

Jackknifed semi near Innisfail

Monday’s snowfall covered central Alberta highway roads

Changing self-defence laws not an easy process

MP Blaine Calkins working on rural crime issues, says there’s many facets to taking on rural crime

Think before you take law into your own hands: Stettler RCMP

How would you explain your actions to a judge asks Sgt Penny

Second degree murder charge in Stettler death

RCMP have charged a 51-year-old Stettler man in relation to the death

UPDATE: Lacombe resident takes home STARS Lottery Show Home

Brent Sage wins $948,000 Calgary show home in STARS fundraising lottery

Innisfail RCMP nab would-be thieves in the act

A home alarm and an attentive neighbour at a rural home helped in their arrest.

Sawed off firearm, drugs seized in Wetaskiwin RCMP investigation

Four people from Wetaskiwin were arrested after a tip from Beaumont RCMP and the public

Collision with semi and two vehicles on Highway 2

Highway officers north of Ponoka at the Maskwacis overpass dealing with collision

UPDATED Man missing from Ponoka Centennial Centre located

UPDATED Ponoka RCMP say have been in contact with Jesse Ashton

RCMP investigate snowmobile theft in Coronation

A red 2015 Polaris 800 Pro RMK was stolen from a residence on Windsor Avenue

RCMP investigate vehicle vandalism and theft cases in Coronation

Police received two separate complaints between March 24 and 28

Wetaskiwin man charged with sexual offences on three youths

The in-depth investigation showed the youths were allegedly exploited by the man

Calmar suspect gets angry at stolen, snowbound truck

Male arrested in theft of truck in Calmar after hitting it with board

AACS on schedule for May opening

There is still work to be done on the service before opening, according to Susan Samson