RedDeerExpressPublished by Black Press with 24,000 issues circulated every Wednesday, the Red Deer Express has been a source of local and community news since 1946. Besides the typical inclusion of community news, sports, lifestyle and real estate, the weekly newspaper includes detailed event listings in their newspaper and an even larger list of events on their online event calendar for which they invite submissions from community organizations. Current and back issues of the newspaper are available on their website. 

In addition to the weekly Red Deer Express, Victoria, BC based Black Press,  owns numerous newspapers in BC, Washington and Hawaii as well as the daily Red Deer Advocate and several neighbouring weekly newspapers in Central Alberta. Newspapers in Black’s Prairie Division are:

  • Bashaw Star
  • Castor Advance
  • Central Alberta Life
  • Eckville Echo
  • Lacombe Express
  • Leduc-Wetaskiwin Pipestone Flyer
  • Ponoka News
  • Red Deer Advocate
  • Red Deer Express
  • Rimbey Review
  • Stettler Independent
  • Sylvan Lake News

Red Deer Express Editorial

Erin Fawcett

Mark Weber