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Mary Fink and Mayor Tara Veer at Wednesday's Mayor's Garden Party.
Mary Fink and Mayor Tara Veer at Wednesday's Mayor's Garden Party. rdnewsNOW / Kirsten Dennis

Celebrating Seniors' Month at Red Deer's annual Mayor’s Garden Party

By Kirsten Dennis
June 28, 2017 - 3:20pm Updated: June 28, 2017 - 4:23pm

With inclement weather conditions outside, the annual Mayor’s Garden Party pressed on inside the Collicutt Centre on Wednesday.

Honoured senior citizen Mary Fink spoke briefly about Mayor Tara Veer and her passion for the city.

Lacombe Police Chief Lorne Blumhagen
Lacombe Police Chief Lorne Blumhagen City of Lacombe

Annual report shows busy year for Lacombe Police Service

By Troy Gillard (Twitter: @Troy_Gillard)
June 27, 2017 - 12:22pm

For the Lacombe Police Service, 2016 can be described as a very exciting, albeit very busy year.

In their 2016 Annual Report presented to city council on Monday, LPS reported an 11 per cent increase in service calls over 2015, which is nine per cent higher than the five-year average.

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