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Calgary Sun
Calgary Hitmen play Kootenay in their season opener and season finale in 2016-17on the final weekend of the season. The Hitmen will get their first of seven s
Calgary Hitmen play Kootenay in their season opener and season finale in 2016-17
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
on the final weekend of the season. The Hitmen will get their first of seven shots at retribution against the Red Deer Rebels on Oct. 21 at the Centrium. The Rebels eliminated the Hitmen in five games in the opening round of the... Read more
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BC Local News
Making plans: Kootenay Ice announce 2016-17 scheduleagainst Central Division opponents — seven games against each of the Hitmen, Le
Making plans: Kootenay Ice announce 2016-17 schedule
BC Local News / Posted 8 hours ago
against Central Division opponents — seven games against each of the Hitmen, Lethbridge Hurricanes, Medicine Hat Tigers and Red Deer Rebels and six games against the Edmonton Oil Kings. The 2015-16 season saw the Ice finish in the basement of the... Read more
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Lacombe Globe
LCHS athletic awards point to promising futureagainst some of the bigger schools in the province. "We're one of the stronger
LCHS athletic awards point to promising future
Lacombe Globe / Posted 13 hours ago
against some of the bigger schools in the province. "We're one of the stronger schools in the area, particularly facing Red Deer schools it's really cool to be part of this school ... Normally small cities like Lacombe don't compete with bigger... Read more
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Lacombe Globe
All-sport Lacombe athlete chases hoop dreamsI started playing a little more seriously so I tried out and made it.” More th
All-sport Lacombe athlete chases hoop dreams
Lacombe Globe / Posted 13 hours ago
I started playing a little more seriously so I tried out and made it.” More than 30 players attended the team’s tryouts in Red Deer. Pallister wasn’t certain he would crack the 12-man roster, but his competitive spirit pushed him to give it a shot,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Sexual assault charge laid against Red Deer massage therapistA Red Deer massage therapist has been charged with the sexual assault of a clie
Sexual assault charge laid against Red Deer massage therapist
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 hours ago
A Red Deer massage therapist has been charged with the sexual assault of a client during an appointment in a private residence. RCMP say that the alleged assault occurred during an appointment at a private residence on April 27. The next day, police... Read more
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Drayton Valley Western Review
Provincial Court NewsDrayton Valley resident pays restitution for his crimes Augusto Grion, a forme
Provincial Court News
Drayton Valley Western Review / Posted 15 hours ago
Drayton Valley resident pays restitution for his crimes Augusto Grion, a former Drayton Valley resident now residing in Red Deer, is paying restitution for his crimes after pleading guilty to one count of uttering threats and one count of... Read more
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Drayton Valley Western Review
Drayton Valley U11 rugby finishes firstThe Drayton Valley rugby teams, U9 and U11, competed at the Alberta Minor Rugby
Drayton Valley U11 rugby finishes first
Drayton Valley Western Review / Posted 15 hours ago
The Drayton Valley rugby teams, U9 and U11, competed at the Alberta Minor Rugby Mini-Festival held in Red Deer on June 11. There were 12 teams that competed for each category and the local U9 rugby team ended up in fifth place while the local U11... Read more
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examiner.com
Three Calgary natives selected in first round of 2016 NHL Entry Draftand 29 assists for 37 points with the Swift Current Broncos. Bleackley, of High
Three Calgary natives selected in first round of 2016 NHL Entry Draft
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
and 29 assists for 37 points with the Swift Current Broncos. Bleackley, of High River, had 13 goals and 33 assists for 46 points with the Red Deer Rebels. Phillips had 37 goals and 39 assists for 76 points with the Victoria Royals. Suggeste... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
More activity on the local dino explorationkilometre of bush just to be able to get down to a spot where I can start looki
More activity on the local dino exploration
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted yesterday
kilometre of bush just to be able to get down to a spot where I can start looking for fossils," he said. On the other hand, in a lot of places along the Red Deer River, a short walk across a farmer's field leads to fossil beds. Twitter @kevinham... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Optimism is the order of the day at NHL draftthe lumber on you but defends well and just plays hockey the way it’s supposed
Optimism is the order of the day at NHL draft
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
the lumber on you but defends well and just plays hockey the way it’s supposed to be played.” Defenseman Josh Mahura of Red Deer of the Western Hockey League, who missed much of the season after undergoing knee surgery, was the Ducks’ first pick... Read more
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Calgary Sun
New Calgary Flames prospects excited to join NHL organizationand .925 save percentage in the post-season and back-stopping the Knights to a
New Calgary Flames prospects excited to join NHL organization
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
and .925 save percentage in the post-season and back-stopping the Knights to a Canadian Hockey League championship in Red Deer, it’s no wonder the Flames selected Parsons who kicked off Calgary’s second day in Buffalo. “I talked to Calgary a... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Five Calgary Hitmen drafted by NHL clubsHis rights were later traded to the Arizona Coyotes but went unsigned and ended
Five Calgary Hitmen drafted by NHL clubs
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
His rights were later traded to the Arizona Coyotes but went unsigned and ended up back in the draft. This time, the Red Deer Rebels centre had to wait until the fifth round (144th overall) to hear his name called by the St. Louis Blues. The... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Optimism is the order of the day at NHL draftthe lumber on you but defends well and just plays hockey the way it’s supposed
Optimism is the order of the day at NHL draft
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
the lumber on you but defends well and just plays hockey the way it’s supposed to be played.” Defenseman Josh Mahura of Red Deer of the Western Hockey League, who missed much of the season after undergoing knee surgery, was the Ducks’ first pick... Read more
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The Buffalo News
NHL Draft notebook: Murray upgrades Sabres arsenal for on-ice battlesof analytic-related hockey evaluation. In the sixth round, the Sabres took har
NHL Draft notebook: Murray upgrades Sabres arsenal for on-ice battles
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
of analytic-related hockey evaluation. In the sixth round, the Sabres took hardworking left wing Brandon Hagel out of Red Deer, Alberta. The 6-foot 17-year old scored 13 goals and 47 points in his first year in the WHL. The Sabres completed... Read more
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Orange County Register
Ducks shore up forward position by picking up Josh Mahura in the NHL draftDucks didn't have another pick until late in the third round when they grabbed
Ducks shore up forward position by picking up Josh Mahura in the NHL draft
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
Ducks didn't have another pick until late in the third round when they grabbed Josh Mahura of the Western Hockey League's Red Deer Rebels as the lone defensemen in their draft. The Ducks typically have a philosophy of going with the best... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
2016 Sabres Draft Recapa defenseman of the WHL's Prince Albert Raiders. 159th overall: The Sabres sel
2016 Sabres Draft Recap
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
a defenseman of the WHL's Prince Albert Raiders. 159th overall: The Sabres selected forward Brandon Hagel of the WHL's Red Deer Rebels. 189th overall: The Sabres rounded out the draft with back-to-back picks. The Sabres picked a hometown... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Kings, Ducks each claim four as draft ends; Kings trade for goalie Campbelland center Sam Steel 30th, on Saturday didn’t pick until the third round when t
Kings, Ducks each claim four as draft ends; Kings trade for goalie Campbell
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
and center Sam Steel 30th, on Saturday didn’t pick until the third round when they selected defenseman Joshua Mahura of Red Deer of the WHL 85th. Mahura missed most of the regular season because of a knee injury but returned to play 17 playoff... Read more
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TSN
Leafs go heavy on physicality in later rounds of draftplayer, very intelligent. Somebody who willed his team into winning hockey game
Leafs go heavy on physicality in later rounds of draft
TSN / Posted 2 days ago
player, very intelligent. Somebody who willed his team into winning hockey games. His team went to seven games against Red Deer and he was one of the main reasons. They had a very young team and he was one of the older guys who led the... Read more
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Boston Globe
2016 NHL Draft picksG, EC Salzburg 2. 84. Edmonton (from Florida), Matthew Cairns, D, Georgetown (
2016 NHL Draft picks
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
G, EC Salzburg 2. 84. Edmonton (from Florida), Matthew Cairns, D, Georgetown (OJHL). 85. Anaheim, Joshua Mahura, D, Red Deer (WHL). 86. Buffalo (from Dallas), Casey Fitzgerald, D, Boston College (Hockey East). 87. Washington (from St.... Read more
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Boston Globe
2016 team-by-team NHL Draft picks1. (24) Max Jones, LW, London (OHL); 1. (30) Sam Steel, C, Regina (WHL); 3. (85
2016 team-by-team NHL Draft picks
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
1. (24) Max Jones, LW, London (OHL); 1. (30) Sam Steel, C, Regina (WHL); 3. (85) Joshua Mahura, D, Red Deer (WHL); 4. (93) Jack Kopacka, LW, Sault Ste. Marie (OHL); 4. (115) Alex Dostie, C, Gatineau (QMJHL); 7. (205) Tyler Soy, C, Victoria (WHL). 1.... Read more
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CBC.ca
Plenty of drama on NHL draft nightrun this past spring. The versatile centre exhibited his two-way play and helpe
Plenty of drama on NHL draft night
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
run this past spring. The versatile centre exhibited his two-way play and helped Regina to a near second round upset of the Red Deer Rebels. But his season ended in seven games despite his six goals and 16 points in 12 postseason matches. Sam Steel... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary Flames draft Matthew Tkachuk with sixth overall pick of NHL Entry DraftMatthew Tkachuk. But after seeing the kid play, score the game-winning goal in
Calgary Flames draft Matthew Tkachuk with sixth overall pick of NHL Entry Draft
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Matthew Tkachuk. But after seeing the kid play, score the game-winning goal in overtime and hoisting the Memorial Cup in Red Deer, his stock skyrocketed, and it seemed like it was going to be a stretch for the Flames to nab him sixth overall at... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Elliott and Tkachuk make Flames big draft night winnersTkachuk available at no. 6. After all, he was the consensus fourth pick overal
Elliott and Tkachuk make Flames big draft night winners
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 3 days ago
Tkachuk available at no. 6. After all, he was the consensus fourth pick overall after starring at the Memorial Cup in Red Deer where he scored the overtime winner to clinch the national crown. The big, bruising winger has plenty of the tools... Read more
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The Irish Times
Poland’s prime and primeval forestbig predators that can roam over hundreds of square kilometres. Heading back f
Poland’s prime and primeval forest
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
big predators that can roam over hundreds of square kilometres. Heading back for breakfast after a dawn walk, having seen red deer feeding on the forest floor and a rare pygmy owl preening in the treetops, Lukasz Mazurek tells us about a recent... Read more
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CTV News
Maple Leafs pick Auston Matthews at NHL draftColorado, C, Halifax (QMJHL). 2012 -- Nail Yakupov, Edmonton, RW, Sarnia (OHL)
Maple Leafs pick Auston Matthews at NHL draft
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
Colorado, C, Halifax (QMJHL). 2012 -- Nail Yakupov, Edmonton, RW, Sarnia (OHL). 2011 -- Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Edmonton, C, Red Deer (WHL) 2010 -- Taylor Hall, Edmonton, LW, Windsor (OHL) 2009 -- John Tavares, N.Y. Islanders, C, London (OHL) 2008... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Life through the eyes of a connected but burdened generationFailing to like a friend’s selfies fast enough often leads to an urgent text, a
Life through the eyes of a connected but burdened generation
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Failing to like a friend’s selfies fast enough often leads to an urgent text, asking why. “My phone,” says Lisa Martell in Red Deer, Alta, “is only off when it’s dead.” In the Globe-Yconic survey, one-third of students said they receive or send... Read more
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BC Local News
Cooking up international flavoursbe chosen at the 2015 CHL Import Draft. Most familiar to fans in Cranbrook is c
Cooking up international flavours
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
be chosen at the 2015 CHL Import Draft. Most familiar to fans in Cranbrook is centre Michael Spacek, who was tabbed by the Red Deer Rebels with the 47th-overall pick, after being chosen in the fourth round of the NHL Entry Draft by the Winnipeg... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
AT RANDOM: Story tellerhonour. In a few short minutes, I was able to find out Maxson is originally fr
AT RANDOM: Story teller
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 3 days ago
honour. In a few short minutes, I was able to find out Maxson is originally from Rocky Mountain House, Alta., but lived in Red Deer for 12 years before she and her late husband Russ – who died in 1999 – moved to the farm south of Armstrong where... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Canada beats U.S Virgin Islands at Beach Continental Cup Finalsecond and third will get one final shot through the FIVB World Continental Cup
Canada beats U.S Virgin Islands at Beach Continental Cup Final
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
second and third will get one final shot through the FIVB World Continental Cup competition. Canada already has one spot in men's Olympic beach volleyball with Chaim Schalk from Red Deer, Alta., and Calgary's Ben Saxton of Calgary already qualifyi... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Armstrong-Spallumcheen names Citizen of the Yearand she’s lovely,” said Todd. “Nobody has a bad word to say about her.” Maxso
Armstrong-Spallumcheen names Citizen of the Year
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 4 days ago
and she’s lovely,” said Todd. “Nobody has a bad word to say about her.” Maxson, originally from Rocky Mountain house and Red Deer, Alta., moved in 1968 with her husband, Russ, and family –which includes eight children – to a farm south of... Read more
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BC Local News
Armstrong-Spallumcheen names Citizen of the Yearand she’s lovely,” said Todd. “Nobody has a bad word to say about her.” Maxso
Armstrong-Spallumcheen names Citizen of the Year
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
and she’s lovely,” said Todd. “Nobody has a bad word to say about her.” Maxson, originally from Rocky Mountain house and Red Deer, Alta., moved in 1968 with her husband, Russ, and family –which includes eight children – to a farm south of... Read more
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examiner.com
A look back at the Minnesota Wild drafts under Chuck Fletcherwas not selected. He is currently committed to play collegiately in Quebec next
A look back at the Minnesota Wild drafts under Chuck Fletcher
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
was not selected. He is currently committed to play collegiately in Quebec next season. Round 1, Pick 7 - D Matt Dumba, Red Deer (WHL). He has 152 games of NHL experience in two plus-professional seasons. He is a restricted free agent and has... Read more
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PhysOrg
The rise of border security fences forces reconsideration of wildlife conservation strategies in Eurasiathe movement of wildlife, especially migratory large herbivores like saiga ante
The rise of border security fences forces reconsideration of wildlife conservation strategies in Eurasia
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
the movement of wildlife, especially migratory large herbivores like saiga antelope, Mongolian gazelle, Asiatic wild ass or red deer and large carnivores like brown bears, leopards, snow leopards and lynx. There are examples of individuals dying... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Scott Clements retiring as airport CEOAuthority, is retiring. In a Wednesday morning statement, the airport authorit
Scott Clements retiring as airport CEO
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 5 days ago
Authority, is retiring. In a Wednesday morning statement, the airport authority announced R.J. Steenstra, CEO of the Red Deer Airport Authority, will succeed him. He will be speaking with media at a press conference next Tuesday. Airport... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Grande Prairie middle ground in fires, arsonat 11%. Grande Prairie fell short of the larger cities of Lethbridge (98 fires
Grande Prairie middle ground in fires, arson
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
at 11%. Grande Prairie fell short of the larger cities of Lethbridge (98 fires a year of which 56 are arson) at 21% and Red Deer (93 fires a year of which 85 are arson) at 23%. Kostuk said arson investigations can take from one hour to several... Read more
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Lacombe Globe
Matrix players ride success into Summer Gamesand Lauren Rankin will make up half of the Parkland team – an impressive feat g
Matrix players ride success into Summer Games
Lacombe Globe / Posted 5 days ago
and Lauren Rankin will make up half of the Parkland team – an impressive feat given the zone team also draws players from Red Deer, Wetaskiwin and Camrose. “It’ll be a big accomplishment when we go to Leduc and hopefully bring home and gold... Read more
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Lacombe Globe
Walking club takes advantage of Alberta’s trailsthroughout the province of Alberta, hundreds in Canada and thousands in the Uni
Walking club takes advantage of Alberta’s trails
Lacombe Globe / Posted 5 days ago
throughout the province of Alberta, hundreds in Canada and thousands in the United States. One recently sprung up out of Red Deer – the Volkssport Walkers of Central Alberta – and on Monday, June 20 the club welcomed walking enthusiasts from all... Read more
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Lacombe Globe
Habitat for Humanity hands over the keysmonths ahead of schedule. “We began this journey last year,” said Brian Brake,
Habitat for Humanity hands over the keys
Lacombe Globe / Posted 5 days ago
months ahead of schedule. “We began this journey last year,” said Brian Brake, executive director for Habitat for Humanity Red Deer Region. “We made a commitment to have these homes ready to turn over to these families by the end of August. Here we... Read more
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Lacombe Globe
Finding refuge: Syrian family settles in LacombeNaeema will both be taking ESL classes this summer through the Central Alberta
Finding refuge: Syrian family settles in Lacombe
Lacombe Globe / Posted 5 days ago
Naeema will both be taking ESL classes this summer through the Central Alberta Refugee Effort (CARE), a charity based in Red Deer, and in September they will be taking daily classes through the Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC)... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
FMAA Announces Appointment of New President and CEOhas a successful track record of strategy development and delivery.” Steenstra
FMAA Announces Appointment of New President and CEO
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 days ago
has a successful track record of strategy development and delivery.” Steenstra is currently chief executive officer of the Red Deer Airport Authority. He brings a diverse background to the role with senior airport leadership and operations... Read more
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BC Local News
Chilliwack Cell Phone Repair makes the fixSeptember of 2012, Cran's experience and customer base allowed him to become ma
Chilliwack Cell Phone Repair makes the fix
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
September of 2012, Cran's experience and customer base allowed him to become manager of a new Hightain franchise in Red Deer. Then, he ran a location in Edmonton as well. "The phones are designed to be repaired, but they're not designed to... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Chilliwack Cell Phone Repair makes the fixSeptember of 2012, Cran's experience and customer base allowed him to become ma
Chilliwack Cell Phone Repair makes the fix
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 5 days ago
September of 2012, Cran's experience and customer base allowed him to become manager of a new Hightain franchise in Red Deer. Then, he ran a location in Edmonton as well. "The phones are designed to be repaired, but they're not designed to... Read more
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Calgary Sun
With victim in critical condition, Red Deer RCMP hunt suspectRed Deer Mounties continue searching for witnesses in a recent shooting that in
With victim in critical condition, Red Deer RCMP hunt suspect
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Red Deer Mounties continue searching for witnesses in a recent shooting that injured a man, who remains in hospital in critical condition. Police say the incident took place on June 15 around 5:20 p.m. on Kerry Wood Mews in the community of... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
Overtime heroics keep playoff hopes aliveTurner scored shorthanded 30 seconds into overtime to secure the Marauders a co
Overtime heroics keep playoff hopes alive
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted 5 days ago
Turner scored shorthanded 30 seconds into overtime to secure the Marauders a come from behind 13-12 triumph over the Red Deer Rampage on June 19 at Murray Arena to snap a seven-game losing streak in the Rocky Mountain Lacrosse... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
Oilers ink promising prospect group45, as the captain of the Foothills CFR Chemicals Bisons. The 6-foot-1 Doig po
Oilers ink promising prospect group
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted 5 days ago
45, as the captain of the Foothills CFR Chemicals Bisons. The 6-foot-1 Doig potted six goals and 19 points with the Red Deer Chiefs in 2015-16. The Olds product also suited up in two regular season, netting his first career point against the... Read more
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New England Sports Network
What Can Bruins Expect With 14th Overall Pick In 2016 NHL Draft?The 19-year-old played in 61 games in the Western Hockey League — he was traded
What Can Bruins Expect With 14th Overall Pick In 2016 NHL Draft?
New England Sports Network / Posted 5 days ago
The 19-year-old played in 61 games in the Western Hockey League — he was traded from the Swift Current Broncos to the Red Deer Rebels mid-season and also missed time with an injury — and finished with 21 goals and 44 assists. He’s expected... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Red Deer Rebels draft prospect Josh Mahura's ranking obscured by injuriesJosh Mahura is a true wildcard. Where the Red Deer Rebels defenceman goes in t
Red Deer Rebels draft prospect Josh Mahura's ranking obscured by injuries
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Josh Mahura is a true wildcard. Where the Red Deer Rebels defenceman goes in this weekend’s draft is anyone’s guess. He has a ‘limited viewing’ tag next to his name in the rankings because he blew his knee out in the second game of the season and... Read more
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Calgary Sun
A number of Calgary Hitmen eligible to be selected at NHL Entry Draftgames on a broken foot that he suffered after blocking a shot in Game 4 of the
A number of Calgary Hitmen eligible to be selected at NHL Entry Draft
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
games on a broken foot that he suffered after blocking a shot in Game 4 of the club’s opening-round series against the Red Deer Rebels. And then tried to keep playing with Team Canada’s Under-18 squad. “It hurt a lot,” Bean said of trying to... Read more
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Revelstoke Review
Kyle McCabe's long road to a fentanyl overdoseoverdosed twice in his 30s. Eventually, at the age of 40, he found himself goin
Kyle McCabe's long road to a fentanyl overdose
Revelstoke Review / Posted 6 days ago
overdosed twice in his 30s. Eventually, at the age of 40, he found himself going back to school and living with a sister in Red Deer. “He was sober and doing excellent. He was top of his class and midway through his final exams he called an old... Read more
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BC Local News
Kyle McCabe's long road to a fentanyl overdoseoverdosed twice in his 30s. Eventually, at the age of 40, he found himself goin
Kyle McCabe's long road to a fentanyl overdose
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
overdosed twice in his 30s. Eventually, at the age of 40, he found himself going back to school and living with a sister in Red Deer. “He was sober and doing excellent. He was top of his class and midway through his final exams he called an old... Read more
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