Red Deer RCMP cocaine bust one of largest seizures in recent years

RCMP seized more than one kilogram of cocaine — with a street value in excess of $80,000 — in one of the largest seizures of the drug in Red Deer in...

Unwanted mailed male genitalia sculptures prompts police complaint

There’s junk mail and then there’s male junk.  Every December for the past three years, a Red Deer, Alta., man, for a reason unbeknownst to him, has...

Man gets jail for 'stupid' gun play that resulted in friend's death

A man charged in the death of his friend after what police described as a 'gun play' incident was sentenced to 18 months in jail Thursday.

One dead in semi-truck crash on Highway 2 near Lacombe

One person is dead after one semi-truck crashed into another semi-truck on Highway 2 near Lacombe, Alta., around 4 p.m. on Thursday. One semi-truck...

STARS lottery hopes for easier flight for fundraising effort

Alberta STARS Air Ambulance officials are hoping for a quicker lottery liftoff after a few years of recession-challenged fundraising. The life-saving...