Lacombe Express Staff

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) update for Blackfalds residents

Town’s top priority is the health, safety and well-being of the public and our employees

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Alberta issues new guidelines to direct how students will learn while in-school classes are cancelled

Approach was developed with a focus on the safety of our staff and students

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UPDATE: Second child dies in Red Deer County house fire

UPDATE: Second child dies in Red Deer County house fire

Blackfalds RCMP continue to investigate this incident

UPDATE: Second child dies in Red Deer County house fire
UPDATE: Second child dies in Red Deer County house fire

UPDATE: Second child dies in Red Deer County house fire

Blackfalds RCMP continue to investigate this incident

UPDATE: Second child dies in Red Deer County house fire
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Lacombe County signs Intermunicipal Collaboration Frameworks with neighbouring counties

Lacombe County signs agreement Red Deer County, County of Stettler, and Camrose County

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UPDATE: Seven-year-old dies in Red Deer County mobile home fire

RCMP received a 911 call of multiple mobile homes on fire in Les’s Trailer Park

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The Government of Alberta announces a major $100 million first phase expansion of the Red Deer Hospital. (Photo Courtesy: Government of Alberta)

Premier, health minister announces first phase of Red Deer Hospital expansion

Alberta government is committing $100 million to begin expansion

The Government of Alberta announces a major $100 million first phase expansion of the Red Deer Hospital. (Photo Courtesy: Government of Alberta)
Red Deer-Lacombe MP Blaine Calkins (Black Press file photo)

CALKINS: Needles Don’t Belong in Prisons

‘I invite you to join me in sharing your concerns with Minister Bill Blair’

Red Deer-Lacombe MP Blaine Calkins (Black Press file photo)
RCMP receive tip on Amber Tuccaro’s homicide file

RCMP receive tip on Amber Tuccaro’s homicide file

Banff RCMP contacted by a male who alleged that his father may be responsible for a missing person

RCMP receive tip on Amber Tuccaro’s homicide file
At 11:31 a.m. today, the Blackfalds RCMP with emergency services responded to a serious two vehicle collision that left one man deceased. (File)

Blackfalds RCMP investigate fatal motor vehicle collision

Collision occurred at the intersection of Highway 11 and Burnt Lake Trail

At 11:31 a.m. today, the Blackfalds RCMP with emergency services responded to a serious two vehicle collision that left one man deceased. (File)
RCMP confirms break and enter at Gull Lake’s Wooden Shoe

RCMP confirms break and enter at Gull Lake’s Wooden Shoe

Blackfalds RCMP are currently investigating the file

RCMP confirms break and enter at Gull Lake’s Wooden Shoe
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RCMP investigates Alix bank robbery

Male wearing a mask and gloves entered ATB branch with a long barrelled firearm and a machete

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Lacombe Police charge man with trafficking meth, cocaine

LPS partners with ALERT on drug bust

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ASIRT investigates RCMP officer-involved shooting near Blackfalds

26-year-old man sustained a gunshot wound to his right calf; officer sustained minor injuries.

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Lacombe County reminds anglers of “Take it Off” program on Buffalo Lake, Gull Lake, and Sylvan Lake

Registering is entirely voluntary, and it ensures that each hut is accounted for

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UPDATE: Ponoka man dead, 2 Lacombe residents in LPS custody after report of gunshot wound

Suspects were located by the Sylvan Lake RCMP and arrested after a short foot pursuit

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Red Deer-Lacombe MP Blaine Calkins (Black Press file photo)

Red Deer-Lacombe MP responds to Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer’s resignation

Blaine Calkins thanked Scheer for his leadership

Red Deer-Lacombe MP Blaine Calkins (Black Press file photo)
Red Deer-Lacombe MP, other Conservative MPs meet with AB justice minister

Red Deer-Lacombe MP, other Conservative MPs meet with AB justice minister

Calkins said the justice system is a revolving door for criminals targeting rural areas

Red Deer-Lacombe MP, other Conservative MPs meet with AB justice minister
Blackfalds RCMP remind motorists to slow down on icy roads

Blackfalds RCMP remind motorists to slow down on icy roads

Area highways are icy and not in good shape for travel

Blackfalds RCMP remind motorists to slow down on icy roads
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Red Deer Hospice Society celebrates expansion grand opening

Community members came together to celebrate the $5.2 million expansion

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