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BARR-AG wins export award of distinction

At the 24th Annual Business Awards of Distinction, held last Friday night in Edmonton, a Central Alberta company was singled out for recognition. Barr-Ag Ltd. of Olds was awarded the Export Award of Distinction. Barry Schmitt, owner of Barr-Ag Ltd., started the...

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2014 record year for Red Deer Airport

Red Deer Airport Authority CEO RJ Steenstra confirmed on Monday that last year's passenger count reached 25,819, which topped the 2013 tally of 11,997 by 115 per cent. In 2012, the airport served 1,468 passengers; in 2011, the figure was just 432. "If you look at the...

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