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Teryn Herder

Relatively new to the sport, Teryn tried out for the RDP Curling team at the start of the 2023/2024 season. Head Coach Brad Hamilton quickly saw improvements and soon placed Teryn on the Mixed team that then went undefeated at both the Fall and Winter Regionals.

Sandra Garcia-Bernal

Garcia-Bernal holds the all-time Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Steal Record of 350. In her five-year career with RDP., The Spanish guard has 354 steals in 92 games and counting.

Importance of yearly recalls

Regular dental recalls, t y p i c a l l y scheduled once a year, are paramount for maintaining optimal oral health and preventing serious dental issues. While many people may view these appointments as unnecessary or inconvenient, their importance cannot be overstated. Here’s why yearly dental recalls are crucial. PREVENTION OF DENTAL ISSUES Yearly dental recalls provide an […]

The importance of children’s oral health

As a dentist, I’ve witnessed firsthand the profound impact that oral health can have on a child’s overall well-being. From preventing cavities to promoting healthy development, maintaining good oral hygiene habits from an early age is crucial. In this article, I’ll delve into why children’s oral health matters and provide practical tips for parents to ensure their little ones’ smiles […]

Choosing a crown or a veneer

Ch o o s i n g b e t w e e n crowns and veneers is an important decision for dental patients seeking to enhance the appearance and functionality of their teeth. Both crowns and veneers serve different purposes and have distinct advantages, making it crucial for individuals to understand their unique characteristics before making a decision. Crowns, […]

Dealing with dental emergencies

Dental emergencies can be unsettling and often require prompt attention to alleviate pain and prevent further complications. From sudden toothaches to injuries, understanding common dental emergencies and knowing how to respond can make a significant difference in preserving oral health. One of the most prevalent dental emergencies is a severe toothache. This intense pain can result from various issues, such […]


Saturday, March 9/2024, Soroptimist International of Central Alberta held their Women’s Day celebration at the Blackfalds Community Centre. Our 2024 awards were presented to these amazing women and girls: Live Your Dream award – Jessi Senkoe, from Red Deer, a single mom of one, attending RDP in the Nursing program. Live Your Dream award – Anna-Marie Jensen, from Blackfalds, a […]


Red Deer & District Chamber Unveils Dynamic New Brand, Marking 130 Years of Unwavering Support Today, the Red Deer & District Chamber charges ahead into a new era, unveiling a vibrant brand to celebrate 130 years of steadfast commitment to local businesses and entrepreneurs. The refreshed identity, inspired by the spirit of resilience and collaboration, reflects a bold shift from […]


The Red Deer Symphony Orchestra presented A Night at the Opera on Saturday, March 16th at the Red Deer Polytechnic Arts Centre, showcasing some of opera’s greatest musical masterpieces. Featuring soprano Helen Hassinger, this concert included classic works that thrilled everyone in attendance – if they weren’t fans of opera on their way in, they were by the time they […]


On Friday, March 8, 2024, Habitat for Humanity Red Deer hosted a WomenBUILD day at their Red Deer Evergreen build location in celebration of International Women’s Day. WomenBUILD days encourage women to join Habitat Red Deer on the build site for a day of learning, building, and empowerment. Team members from Black Press Media, along with some of the newest […]