• Trump team drops hints NAFTA end not imminent - Lacombe Express

    Trump team drops hints NAFTA end not imminent
    Lacombe Express
    Members of the Trump administration have dropped several hints in recent days that withdrawing from NAFTA is not in their current plans — and the latest such example came Thursday. A congressional gathering heard Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin ...and more »
  • WATCH: Red Deer celebrates one year out from 2019 Canada Games - Lacombe Express

    WATCH: Red Deer celebrates one year out from 2019 Canada Games
    Lacombe Express
    An event held at Great Chief Park officially started the count down to the national event which will bring in 3,600 participants from over 800 communities to compete in over 150 events in 19 different sports. The games will also bring in over 20,000 ...and more »
  • Trump refuses to address gun control following deadly Florida shooting - Lacombe Express

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    Trump refuses to address gun control following deadly Florida shooting
    Lacombe Express
    An orphaned 19-year-old with a troubled past and his own AR-15 rifle was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder Thursday morning following the deadliest school shooting in the U.S. in five years. Law enforcement officials told The Associated ...and more »
  • CFL stars highlight this years LAPA Gala - Lacombe Express

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    CFL stars highlight this years LAPA Gala
    Lacombe Express
    PIGSKIN PICK - Former Edmonton Eskimo Adarius Bowman will be one of the special guests at the 9th Annual LAPA Gala on March 3rd. Photo Submitted. The ninth annual Lacombe Athletic Park Association (LAPA) Gala is returning to the Lacombe Memorial Centre ...and more »
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  • Lacombe City Council approves accountability bylaw - rdnewsnow.com

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    Lacombe City Council approves accountability bylaw
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    LACOMBE- City Council has approved a Council's Procedural Bylaw which lays out the rules governing the proceedings and the regular business of Council and Council Committees. Noteworthy amendments to the bylaw include: - An Open Community Forum to ...and more »
  • Lacombe council votes to be recorded - Red Deer Advocate

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    Lacombe council votes to be recorded
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    Coun. Thalia Hibbs said recording how councillors vote on every issue will increase accountability. (Photo courtesy the City of Lacombe/www.lacombe.ca). Votes made on every issue by Lacombe councillors will be recorded for the public to see. Council ...
  • Generals capture ACHW title - The Lacombe Globe

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    Generals capture ACHW title
    The Lacombe Globe
    Ian Barteaux of the Lacombe Generals steals the puck from Todd Fiddler of the Stony Plain Eagles during the Allan Cup Hockey West league semifinal on Friday. The Generals won the game 7-1, and followed that up with a 5-3 victory over Rosetown for the ...
  • Lacombe preparing for legal cannabis - rdnewsnow.com

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    Lacombe preparing for legal cannabis
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    The City of Lacombe is taking a proactive step to be ready for the legalization of cannabis. Once marijuana becomes legal starting Canada Day 2018, City administration says changes will be felt when it comes to land use, development and permitting ...
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  • Moe' improvements to sportsplex - The Lacombe Globe

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    Moe' improvements to sportsplex
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    While the bulk of what became a $14.1-million project is now complete, Lacombe city council voted unanimously in favour of adding a few more upgrades to the project's scope on Monday to address safety and security concerns. The biggest change to be ...
  • Local teen named to Top 30 under 30 list - The Lacombe Globe

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    Local teen named to Top 30 under 30 list
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    David MacTaggart was named one of the Top 30 under 30 in Alberta, in part due to his leadership experience in 4-H. Here, he's pictured taking a razor to a steer during the Lacombe and District 4-H Show and Sale representing the Central Lacombe 4-H Beef ...
  • WATCH: Rogers Hometown Hockey takes over Lacombe - Red Deer Advocate

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    WATCH: Rogers Hometown Hockey takes over Lacombe
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    Hundreds filled the downtown for Rogers Hometown Hockey Saturday afternoon. People could get their picture taken with the Stanley Cup, enjoy live entertainment and get autographs from former NHL stars. Error loading player: No playable sources found ...
    Cold weather doesn't dampen spirits for Rogers Hometown Hockey ...Lacombe Expressall 3 news articles »
  • MISSING: Christopher Cattrall, 55, Lacombe County | rdnewsNOW - rdnewsnow.com

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    MISSING: Christopher Cattrall, 55, Lacombe County | rdnewsNOW
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    Blackfalds RCMP are hoping you can help them find a missing man. Mounties say Christopher Cattrall, 55, was last heard from on January 30 and was believed to be at his residence in Lacombe County at the time.
    Police looking for missing Lacombe County man - Red Deer AdvocateRed Deer Advocateall 2 news articles »
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  • Ron MacLean returns to roots | Lacombe Globe - The Lacombe Globe

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    News, Local, Provincial, Canada, World, Sports, High School Sports, Local Hockey, Hockey, Basketball, Baseball, Football, Soccer, Lacrosse, Curling, Other Sports, Entertainment, Local, Movies, Music, Television, Celebrities, Life, Health, Food, Travel ...
    MacLean shares his love for Lacombe ahead of Hometown Hockey ...rdnewsnow.com
    Lacombe Delivers on Local Hockey Memorabilia for Historical SocietyLacombeOnline.com
  • How the Lacombe Generals became a senior-hockey powerhouse - Sportsnet.ca

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    How the Lacombe Generals became a senior-hockey powerhouse
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    Jeff McInnis was signing for some teeth. The then-Bentley Generals GM was a long way from home, watching his Alberta-based team compete for the Allan Cup in the Southern Ontario town of Dundas, just outside Hamilton. When you run a triple-A senior team ...
  • Hometown Hockey coming to Lacombe - Red Deer Advocate

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    Hometown Hockey coming to Lacombe
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    The free family-friendly hockey festival is full of music and activities, NHL alumni appearances, Stanley Cup photo ops, giveaways and more. On Sunday afternoon the hockey broadcast kicks off with a special pre-game show hosted live by Ron MacLean and ...
    Ron MacLean thrilled to be a part of Rogers Hometown HockeyLacombe Expressall 2 news articles »
  • Lacombe hosting provincial Crime Watch symposium - rdnewsnow.com

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    Lacombe hosting provincial Crime Watch symposium
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    Rural crime prevention is the focus of a special event taking place in Lacombe this month. The Alberta Provincial Rural Crime Watch Association is holding a Provincial Symposium and AGM at the Lacombe Memorial Centre February 16 and 17. Ken Wigmore ...and more »
  • Parking Availability Downtown Lacombe For Hometown Hockey - LacombeOnline.com (press release) (blog)

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    Parking Availability Downtown Lacombe For Hometown Hockey
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    With road blocks and detours set up today downtown ahead of the Hometown Hockey weekend in Lacombe, you'll want to plan ahead for parking both leading up to and during the festival. Economic Development Manager with the City of Lacombe, Guy Lapointe ...
  • Lacombe to oversee new regional wastewater transmission system - Red Deer Advocate

    Lacombe to oversee new regional wastewater transmission system
    Red Deer Advocate
    On Tuesday, the city announced it was selected by the North Red Deer Wastewater Services Commission to provide management and operations services. The wastewater transmission system will transport sewage from Lacombe, Blackfalds and Lacombe County to a ...
  • Kaufmann brings Music of the Night to Lacombe - The Lacombe Globe

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    Kaufmann brings Music of the Night to Lacombe
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    Anna Maria Kaufmann, pictured inside Anna Maria's Cafe in Lacombe, will return to city in February to perform two special concerts in tribute to her mother, Ruth Kaufmann, who passed away after Christmas last year. (Ashli Barret/Lacombe Globe ...
  • Lacombe secures management services for regional wastewater line - The Lacombe Globe

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    Lacombe secures management services for regional wastewater line
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    From left: Then-City of Lacombe Mayor Steve Christie, federal Minister of Infrastructure and Communities Amarjeet Sohi, Lacombe County Councillor Ken Wigmore, Alberta Minister of Infrastructure and Minister of Transportation Brian Mason, then-Town of ...
    Lacombe to provide management services for regional wastewater transmission systemLacombe Expressall 2 news articles »
  • Red Deer roped as new CFR host - The Lacombe Globe

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    Red Deer roped as new CFR host
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    Terry Cooke, president of the Canadian Professional Rodeo Association, announces Red Deer as the new home of the Canadian Finals Rodeo on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2017 at the Enmax Centrium at Westerner Park in Red Deer. (Ashli Barrett/Lacombe Globe). Tweet ...and more »
  • Hometown Hockey festival lineup released - The Lacombe Globe

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    Hometown Hockey festival lineup released
    The Lacombe Globe
    The Flat Iron building will be the centre of all the action when Hometown Hockey comes to Lacombe Feb. 3-4. Details for the two-day hockey festival were released Tuesday afternoon, with the festival set to kick off at noon on Saturday and run until 6 p ...and more »
  • Mayor Grant Creasey settling into role, optimistic about what 2018 holds - Lacombe Express

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    Mayor Grant Creasey settling into role, optimistic about what 2018 holds
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    As 2018 moves forward with a new mayor and an almost completely new council for Lacombe, the leadership is optimistic about meeting the coming challenges head-on. “I'm pleased with the progress that we have made,” said Mayor Grant Creasey, adding that ...
  • Lacombe Historical Society Looking for Local Hockey Memorabilia - Lacombe Online (press release) (blog)

    Lacombe Online (press release) (blog)
    Lacombe Historical Society Looking for Local Hockey Memorabilia
    Lacombe Online (press release) (blog)
    The Lacombe and District Historical Society is gearing up for Rogers Hometown Hockey to take over Lacombe, by throwing it back to the early days of hockey in our city. The Lacombe Rockets were part of the now defunct Central Alberta Hockey League ...
  • Lacombe Generals win eighth straight - Red Deer Advocate

    Lacombe Generals win eighth straight
    Red Deer Advocate
    The Lacombe Generals traveled to Fort Saskatchewan and picked up their second win of the weekend against the Chiefs. Lacombe scored three unanswered goals in the first and added two more late to clinch the 6-3 win over Fort Saskatchewan in Allan Cup ...
  • Collision on Hwy 2 between Lacombe and Ponoka sends woman to hospital - Red Deer Advocate

    Collision on Hwy 2 between Lacombe and Ponoka sends woman to hospital
    Red Deer Advocate
    A two-vehicle collision between Ponoka and Lacombe sent a woman to hospital Saturday night. Around 7:30 p.m. Ponoka RCMP responded to the collision on Hwy 2 near the Hamlet of Morningside. Police say a truck heading southbound lost control and came ...and more »
  • New Year is full of promise for Lacombe - The Lacombe Globe

    New Year is full of promise for Lacombe
    The Lacombe Globe
    The start of a new year provides us with an opportunity to reflect on what has transpired over the past 12 months, and to look forward to new opportunities for growth. On that note, I would like to review some of our accomplishments as a municipality ...
  • Truck driver killed in crash on QEII Highway near Lacombe - CTV News

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    Truck driver killed in crash on QEII Highway near Lacombe
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    Southbound traffic on the QEII Highway was diverted for several hours on Thursday evening after the driver of a semi tractor-trailer unit crashed into the back of another truck that was parked at the side of the road. Emergency crews were called to the ...
    Red Deer Man Killed in QE2 Semi Crash Near LacombeLacombe Online (press release) (blog)
    Semi tractor driver dies in Highway 2 collisionLacombe Expressall 8 news artic
  • Trucker killed in highway crash near Lacombe, Alta. - CBC.ca

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    Trucker killed in highway crash near Lacombe, Alta.
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    One person is dead following a crash on the Queen Elizabeth II Highway near Lacombe, Alta. RCMP say a semi-truck ran into the back of another semi that had broken down. One of the drivers was declared dead on scene. Police remain on scene, and ...
    One dead in semi-truck crash on Highway 2 near LacombeEdmonton Journal
    Red Deer man killed in crash between semi-trucks near Lacomberdnewsnow.com
    UPDATE: Red Deer man dies following maj
  • Lacombe County sees leadership changes - The Lacombe Globe

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    Lacombe County sees leadership changes
    The Lacombe Globe
    There will be a few new faces and changes to Lacombe County's leadership team, following the retirement of County Commissioner Terry Hager. Changes include a Tim Timmons as the new county manager and Michael Minchin as manager of corporate services ...
    New leadership will guide Lacombe CountyRed Deer Advocateall 2 news articles »
  • Generals cap off first half of season with win in Innisfail - Lacombe Express

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    Generals cap off first half of season with win in Innisfail
    Lacombe Express
    The Chinook Hockey League second place 11-2-0-2 Lacombe Generals were looking to head into the Christmas break with their second win of the week on Sunday against the 4-9-0-2 Innisfail Eagles. After dominating the Eagles 9-1 on Dec. 13th, the Generals ...and more »
  • Family suspends search for missing Alberta couple, plane near Revelstoke - Lacombe Express

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    Family suspends search for missing Alberta couple, plane near Revelstoke
    Lacombe Express
    The families of Dominic Neron and Ashley Bourgeault, whose plane went missing near Revelstoke in late November have called off their search until the spring. “It breaks my heart to say this but weather is not on our side anymore and heavy snowfall is ...and more »
  • Break in at Blackfalds Fas Gas - The Lacombe Globe

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    Break in at Blackfalds Fas Gas
    The Lacombe Globe
    RCMP are asking for the public's help in learning more about a break and enter to a Blackfalds convenience store last Wednesday. In the early morning hours of Dec. 13, Blackfalds RCMP were called about a break in at the Fas Gas located on the corner of ...
  • Lacombe County supports community groups - Red Deer Advocate

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    Lacombe County supports community groups
    Red Deer Advocate
    The Lacombe Regional Tourism and Marketing Association will get $43,878 for its work promoting tourism in the city and county of Lacombe. Lacombe and District Historical Society is in line for $33,877 and the Lacombe and District Chamber of Commerce ...
  • Lacombe County ponders future of former Mirror Hotel site - Red Deer Advocate

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    Lacombe County ponders future of former Mirror Hotel site
    Red Deer Advocate
    The property that included the hotel, which burned down in 2016, was put up for auction last month for unpaid taxes but found no buyers. When a property in tax arrears does not sell the county has the option of taking ownership. But not all on council ...
  • Lacombe County makes infrastructure wish list - Red Deer Advocate

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    Lacombe County makes infrastructure wish list
    Red Deer Advocate
    Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr recently gave the county the heads-up that the province's transportation and infrastructure ministers may soon be requesting input on local infrastructure needs ahead of the 2018 budget. An official request for projects has ...
  • Christmas message from the mayor - The Lacombe Globe

    Christmas message from the mayor
    The Lacombe Globe
    The holiday season is a great time for us to gather in celebration with our loved ones; to reflect on the past, and look forward to new possibilities for the upcoming year. It also gives us an opportunity to be thankful for our many blessings, and ...
  • Blackfalds seniors housing project moves forward - The Lacombe Globe

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    Blackfalds seniors housing project moves forward
    The Lacombe Globe
    Town of Blackfalds Mayor Richard Poole, former mayor and Bethany Group Stakeholder Relations Advisor, and Chief Administrative Officer Myron Thompson pose for a photo following council's decision to enter into a partnership with the Lacombe Foundation ...and more »
  • Live nativity returns - The Lacombe Globe

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    Live nativity returns
    The Lacombe Globe
    A re-enactment of the Christmas story is performed outside the Jesus Christ Church of the Latter Day Saints in Lacombe last year. It returns this year Dec. 21-23. (Ashli Barrett/Lacombe Globe). Tweet. Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story ...
    Americans Say Religious Aspects of Christmas Are Declining in Public LifePew Research Center's Religion and Public Life Projectall 141 news articles »
  • Lacombe Community Christmas Dinner on the way - Lacombe Express

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    Lacombe Community Christmas Dinner on the way
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    The Lacombe Community Christmas Dinner is set to run Dec. 25th at the Lacombe Memorial Centre, with doors opening at noon and dinner served at 12:30 p.m.. There is no cost to attend. For more information, call Bethel Christian Reformed Church at 403 ...
    Feast among friends at Community Christmas DinnerThe Lacombe Globeall 11 news articles »
  • Mission ringette teams in Lacombe, Raiders Day game times Sunday and ticket info for Canadian Olympic women's ... - St. Albert Gazette

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    Mission ringette teams in Lacombe, Raiders Day game times Sunday and ticket info for Canadian Olympic women's ...
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    The St. Albert Mission ringette teams are competing in the Central Alberta AA Ice Breaker Tournament this weekend in Lacombe. The U14AA Mission tweens have pool games scheduled against the host Central Alberta Sting, Saskatoon Saints and Zone 5. The ...
  • Generals split wins in double-header - The Lacombe Globe

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    Generals split wins in double-header
    The Lacombe Globe
    Lacombe Generals forward Eric Galbraith is tripped up by fallen Rosetown Redwing David Stumborg en route to an empty net during Allan Cup Hockey West league action on Sunday night at the Gary Moe Auto Group Sportsplex. The Generals defeated the ...
  • High value drug seizure in traffic stop - The Lacombe Globe

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    High value drug seizure in traffic stop
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    Cash, drugs and cellphones were seized in a traffic stop near Red Deer by Blackfalds RCMP.(Blackfalds RCMP Photo). Tweet. Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print. Report an error. Blackfalds RCMP discovered high value drugs during a ...
  • The top-binged shows on Netflix in 2017 - Lacombe Express

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    The top-binged shows on Netflix in 2017
    Lacombe Express
    As 2017 wraps up Netflix is looking back on our year of bingeing; the shows we devoured, the shows we savoured and the shows that got us cheating. “What a difference a year makes,” writes Netflix. “We learned how to launder money (Ozark) and profile ...
    2017 on Netflix - A Year in Bingeing - Netflix Media CenterNetflix Media Centerall 112 news articles »
  • Lacombe to Light Up the Night - Red Deer Advocate

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    Lacombe to Light Up the Night
    Red Deer Advocate
    Lacombe's Light Up the Night fireworks display will be held at 8 p.m. Dec. 22 at Cranna Lake. (Contributed photo). Fireworks will soon brighten the night's sky in Lacombe. The annual Light Up the Night fireworks display will be held at 8 p.m. Dec. 22 ...
    Light Up the Night fireworks display set for Dec. 22ndLacombe Expressall 2 news articles »
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters marks a successful 2017 - Lacombe Express

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    Big Brothers Big Sisters marks a successful 2017
    Lacombe Express
    Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lacombe is marking a successful 2017 and staff members are excited about what lies ahead in 2018. Recently, the organization hosted the annual Great Big Christmas Dinner and Awards Night at the Lacombe Memorial Centre. “We ...and more »
  • VIDEO: 'Last Jedi' premiere kicks off with droids, Daisy Ridley - Lacombe Express

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    VIDEO: 'Last Jedi' premiere kicks off with droids, Daisy Ridley
    Lacombe Express
    Stormtroopers marched the red carpet as Star Wars music blared and fans cheered Saturday at the world premiere of latest instalment in the beloved space opera franchise. The elaborate premiere for “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” included a procession of ...and more »
  • Rosetown Red Wings top Lacombe Generals - Red Deer Advocate

    Rosetown Red Wings top Lacombe Generals
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    The Lacombe Generals ran into a hot goalie at home Saturday night and dropped a 4-1 game to the Rosetown Red Wings in Allan Cup Hockey West play. Brett Robertson found the mark first for the Generals in the opening frame, but the Red Wings bounced back ...
  • WATCH: Santa donates blood on behalf of Lacombe family - Red Deer Advocate

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    WATCH: Santa donates blood on behalf of Lacombe family
    Red Deer Advocate
    More than a year after donated blood saved eight-year-old Parker Berry's life, Old Saint Nick helped and her family give back. Parker was diagnosed with thrombocytopenia (ITP) last June and received five blood transfusions while being admitted to ...and more »
  • Australian Parliament allows same-sex marriages - Lacombe Express

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    Australian Parliament allows same-sex marriages
    Lacombe Express
    Australia's Parliament voted Thursday to allow same-sex marriage across the nation, following a bitter debate settled by a much-criticized government survey of voters that strongly endorsed change. The public gallery in the House of Representatives ...and more »