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News articles about the vision and progress of the Forth Junction Heritage Society
             Historical village acquires hundreds of train artifacts (2020/03/17) - Innisfail Province (Bachusky)
             Never giving up on a railway dream (2019/11/12) - Innisfail Province (Bachusky)
             Railway had significant impact on city (2017/06/29) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Railway museum project eyes private collection (2016/12/24) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             World-class destination centre still in the works (2013/12/03) - Innisfail Province
             Praise today's big dream (2012/01/10) - Innisfail Province (Bachusky editorial)
             Forth Junction targets county (2011/12/27) - Mountain View Gazette (Bachusky)
             Forth Junction pulling toward a new station (2011/12/02) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             A volunteer on the right track (2010/12) - We Mean Business (RD Chamber of Commerce)
             Tourism board supports rail project (2010/10/28) - Red Deer Advocate
             Forth Junction rail project seeking charitable status (2010/10/27) - Red Deer Advocate
             Rail tourist attraction idea gets rolling (2010/07/31) - Red Deer Advocate
             Railway heritage (2010/06/14) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Region celebrating century of railroad heritage (2010/03/30) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             New idea for Riverlands worth an Olympic cheer (2010/02/24) - Red Deer Express (Bachusky editorial)
             One-time opportunity (2010/02/08) - Red Deer Advocate (Neiman editorial)
             Happy to hear more talk on large scale attractions (2010/02/05) - Red Deer Advocate (commentary)
             Tourism proposal facing obstacles (2010/02/05) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             World-class attraction proposed for Riverlands (2010/02/04) - Red Deer Advocate
 
News articles related to the railway heritage of Central Alberta (intros as published)
   Railway heritage and activity news articles (entire story) by original railway:
    Canadian Pacific Railway (Central) - original Calgary & Edmonton Railway
             Red Deer's key thoroughfares pay tribute to city's founders (2019/04/17) - Red Deer Advocate (Dawe)
             Railway had significant impact on city (2017/06/29) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Historic bridge in need of more work (2016/10/21) - Red Deer Advocate
             A look at the history of Riverlands (2016/08/03) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             A look at the history of the CPR bridge (2016/06/22) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             Get the lead out - Council to spend $3.7M to repair, repaint CPR bridge (2015/11/25) - Red Deer Advocate
             Reflections of Ponoka - A road and a train station is where it all began (2014/02/05) - Ponoka News
             Penhold man remembers day of the trains (2013/12/03) - Innisfail Province
             Arches mark influence of railroad on city (2013/10/19) - Red Deer Advocate
             Railway Days still chugging along to success (2013/08/21) - Wetaskiwin Times
             Railway Day promises fun for the whole family (2012/08/15) - Ponoka News
             CP's heritage train rolls through region (2011/08/11) - Mountain View Gazette (Bachusky)
             An early community landmark - the Michener Fountain (2011/06/15) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             New exhibits call Historical Village home (2010/05/10) - Innisfail Province
             'Sleeper' village grand opening set (2010/05/10) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Region celebrating century of railroad heritage (2010/03/30) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             Help add a little history to the Arches project (2009/09/19) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Whistle sounds on railway season (2009/09/07) - Wetaskiwin Times
             CPR Station Park once shining jewel of Red Deer (2009/06/24) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             Alberta Central Train Museum celebrates 17th anniversary (2009/06/10) - Wetaskiwin Times
             Canadian Pacific Railway Bridge now 100 years old (2009/06/08) - Red Deer Advocate (Dawe)
             The history of Red Deer's CPR station (2007/04/18) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             Red Deer becomes a divisional point for CPR (2007/03/28) - Red Deer Advocate (Dawe)
             A new face for the old station (1996/07/14) - Red Deer Life

    Canadian Pacific Railway (South Central) - General
             Fire destroys part of historic Bassano train station (2015/09/28) - Rockyview Weekly
             Historic train station relocated to Beiseker (2012/07/23) - Rockyview Weekly

    Canadian Pacific Railway (West Central) - original Alberta Central Railway (General)
             Fight to save grain elevator (2017/01/19) - Red Deer Advocate
             A look back at the Alberta Central Railway (2014/09/24) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             Region celebrating century of railroad heritage (2010/03/30) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             Historic significance of concrete obelisk preserved in mural (2008/10/24) - Red Deer Advocate
             The origins of Alberta Central Rail Pillar (2008/04/23) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             Alberta Central Railway helped open region (2007/03/28) - Red Deer Advocate (Dawe)

    Canadian Pacific Railway - original Alberta Central Railway - Mintlaw Trestle
             CARTS eyeing Mintlaw Bridge for Trans Canada Trail leg between Red Deer and Springbrook (2015/07/07) - Sunny 94 FM
             Mintlaw Bridge is worth preserving (2015/07/07) - Innisfail Province (Letter to the Editor)
             Creating trail link to rail bridge an opportunity not be lost (2015/06/16) - RD Advocate, Innisfail Province (Commentary)
             Red Deer County seeks partners to afford bridge access (2012/04/17) - Mountain View Gazette
             County council looks at bridge as tourist attraction (2012/04/11) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Plans for Mintlaw Bridge waiting on public feedback (2012/04/07) - Mountain View Gazette
             Opposition comes forward to Mintlaw Bridge preservation (2011/05/17) - Mountain View Gazette (Bachusky)
             Reinforcing our history (2011/03/08) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Repairs planned for crumbling CPR bridge (2011/02/03) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             RD County antes up for Mintlaw Bridge repairs (2010/11/16) - Mountain View Gazette
             Bridging gap between history and disrepair (2010/11/10) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Mintlaw Bridge essential to region's railroad heritage (2010/03/03) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             County buys historic railway bridge (2009/12/30) - Red Deer Express
             County buys a bridge for a buck (2009/12/23) - Red Deer Advocate

    Canadian Pacific Railway - original Alberta Central Railway - Benalto Station
             Benalto's train station sees new life as community hub (2019/10/01) - Sylvan Lake News
             Benalto Centennial Station to celebrate grand opening (2019/09/28) - Red Deer Advocate
             Donald Family gives special gift to the Benalto train station (2017/09/18) - RDNewsNow
             Old Benalto train station gets $30,000 (2017/09/15) - Red Deer Advocate
             Benalto train station restoration project receives large donation (2017/09/15) - Eckville Echo
             County approves funding for Benalto Train Station (2017/07) - Red Deer County News
             Benalto train station revival on track with $75,000 grant from Red Deer County (2017/06/26) - Eckville Echo
             Benalto Train Station nearly done, Red Deer County grants $75,000 (2017/06/07) - Lacombe Online
             County chips in $75,000 for project (2017/06/07) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Artist donating work to train station fundraiser (2017/04/14) - Red Deer Advocate
             Benalto train station receives funding (2015/11/26) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Alberta railway stations get new lease on life (2013/11/29) - AGCanada (Bachusky)
             Benalto train station returned to hamlet after lengthy journey (2013/05/02) - Sylvan Lake News
             Riders welcome train station home to Benalto (2013/04/25) - Red Deer Advocate
             Benalto station move delayed (2013/03/22) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Benalto train station to return home after 42-year absence (2013/02/21) - Sylvan Lake News
             Former Benalto train station donated back to community (2013/02/13) - Red Deer Advocate

    Canadian National Railway (Central) - original Canadian Northern Western Railway
             Origins of CNR in Red Deer go back to 1910-11 (2019/08/20) - Red Deer Advocate (Dawe)
             A history of the C.N.R. Bridge (2018/03/21) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             Relic caboose gets new home (2013/05/21) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Slag piles give Nordegg mine an historic edge (2012/05/08) - Red Deer Advocate
             A look at the Canadian Northern Railway (2011/01/12) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             Rail relocation project a first in Western Canada (2010/06/07) - Red Deer Advocate (Dawe)
             Region celebrating century of railroad heritage (2010/03/30) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             Rotary Recreation Park area a jewel in heart of city (2009/08/26) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
    Canadian National Railway (Central) - original Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
             The Village of Mirror turns 100 (2012/07/25) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)

    Canadian National Railway (East Central) - original Canadian Northern Railway
             Locomotive lovers continue to build up a head of steam (2019/05/04) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Stettler and Big Valley celebrate Canada's 150th birthday with steam trains (2017/05/23) - Red Deer Advocate
             All Aboard - Stettler's Polar Express offering round trips to the North Pole (2016/12/13) - Red Deer Advocate
             Alberta Prairie Railway to whisk riders away on The Polar Express (2016/11/15) - Red Deer Advocate
             Over 1K visitors at Alberta Prairie Railway's pumpkin patch (2016/10/19) - Stettler Independent
             Volunteers laying track for new route (2016/08/31) - Red Deer Advocate
             Hanna society buys historic roundhouse (2013/12/12) - Drumheller Mail
             Big plans for the Hanna Roundhouse (2013/10/17) - Drumheller Online
             Hanna Roundhouse celebrates new beginnings (2013/10/02) - East Central Alberta Review
             Rail link effort chugging along (2013/05/07) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Stettler elevator restoration project underway (2013/04/23) - Red Deer Advocate
             Big Valley station banks on restored roof (2013/04/03) - Stettler Independent
             All Aboard! Big Valley Canadian Northern Railway Station celebrates 100 years (2012/09/13) - Alberta RETROactive
             Track for historic railway tours likely to be done by late summer (2011/06/17) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Rail being laid for heritage line (2010/09/02) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             6060 turns 66 (2010/09/01) - Red Deer Express (Bachusky)
             Stettler group wants to convert grain elevator into museum (2010/05/14) - Red Deer Advocate
             Train track wanted (2010/05/06) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Major funding will restore old rail line to Donalda (2009/10/01) - Stettler Independent

News articles about green transportation: transit, biking and high speed rail
   Alternative green transportation heritage and activity news articles (entire story) by theme:

    Transit and regional bus service

             Connecting communities together through transit (2019/01/16) - Red Deer Express (editorial)
             Rural bus routes axed (2018/08/15) - Red Deer Advocate
             New transit technology coming to Red Deer (2018/07/30) - Red Deer Advocate
             Greyhound to end bus service in B.C., Alberta (2018/07/09) - Red Deer Express (Canadian Press)
             Greyhound leaving downtown (2016/12/06) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Newest city ghost unveiled downtown (2012/05/09) - Red Deer Express
             Ghost unveiled (2012/05/04) - Red Deer Advocate
             Classic bus cruises city streets (2011/06/06) - Red Deer Advocate
             Transit to retire last high-floor vehicle (2011/02/15) - Red Deer Advocate
             Parkade named Sorensen Station (2010/06/16) - Red Deer Express
             Sorensen Station name a fitting tribute (2010/06/16) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             Downtown parkade to be named after transportation pioneer Gordon Sorensen (2010/06/15) - Red Deer Advocate
             Rare GM public bus saved by City bus man (2009/12/30) - Red Deer Express (Bachusky)
    Pioneer trails, rail trails and active transportation
             CARTS eyeing Mintlaw Bridge for Trans Canada Trail leg between Red Deer and Springbrook (2015/07/07) - Sunny 94 FM
             Creating trail link to rail bridge an opportunity not be lost (2015/06/16) - RD Advocate, Innisfail Province (Commentary)
             Red Deer County seeks partners to afford bridge access (2012/04/17) - Mountain View Gazette
             County council looks at bridge as tourist attraction (2012/04/11) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Plans for Mintlaw Bridge waiting on public feedback (2012/04/07) - Mountain View Gazette
             City council adopts river valley plan (2010/07/28) - Red Deer Express
             Building trails to paradise (2009/03/18) - Red Deer Advocate
             Clearwater County calls on province for advice about trail (2008/04/24) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             On the trail of a worthy plan (2005/09/09) - Red Deer Advocate (Neiman editorial)
     Future high speed rail and rapid public transportation
             It's the need for speed (2019/07/17) - Red Deer Advocate
             High time for high-speed rail (2016/03/08) - Red Deer Advocate
             Committee puts brakes on Alberta's high-speed rail line (2014/05/17) - Red Deer Advocate
             Time to think about future transportation (2014/03/20) - Red Deer Advocate (Bedford)
             'It's time to make that first step forward' (2014/02/26) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Red Deer officials express enthusiasm (2014/02/12) - Red Deer Advocate
             Talk of high-speed train line picking up speed? (2013/12/11) - Red Deer Advocate (Canadian Press)
             City touting high-speed rail stop at downtown station (2013/01/02) - Red Deer Advocate
             Fast-tracking bullet train a ticket to nowhere (2011/12/28) - Red Deer Advocate
             Steam good alternative for high-speed rail link (2011/04/20) - Red Deer Advocate (Bedford)
             Business officials laud rail proposals (2011/04/19) - Red Deer Advocate
             Chamber pressing high-speed rail plan (2011/01/21) - Red Deer Advocate
             Train's future needs path (2010/11/04) - Red Deer Advocate editorial
             Project creates issues for rural residents (2010/11/03) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             High speed rail back on (2010/07/07) - Red Deer Advocate (Neiman editorial)
             Rail plan returns (2010/07/06) - Red Deer Advocate
             Get moving on high-speed rail link: expert (2010/06/11) - Red Deer Advocate
             Political will lags behind train debate (2009/10/19) - Red Deer Advocate
             Province offers update on high speed rail (2009/07/08) - Red Deer Express
             Company pushes for high-speed rail (2008/04/02) - Red Deer Express
             Rail group projects service in five years (2008/04/01) - Red Deer Advocate

News articles about recent rail-related development projects in Central Alberta
     Agriculture
             GrainsConnect opens Huxley terminal (2019/10/02) - The Western Producer
             Terminal to load grain bound for B.C. port and beyond - Bowden (2018/08/30) - Red Deer Advocate
             Bowden grain terminal a go (2017/03/14) - Innisfail Province (Bachusky)
             Innisfail grain terminal put on the back burner - Niobe (2016/09/14) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Niobe grain terminal project in trouble (2016/08/23) - Innisfail Province (Bachusky)
             Bowden snares $25M export terminal (2016/03/18) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             News of Niobe grain terminal earns big applause (2016/02/23) - Innisfail Province (Bachusky)
             Rahr Malting announces $6M expansion to Alix plant (2011/11/01) - Red Deer Advocate
     Oil & Gas and Petrochemicals
             Nova settles concerns over rail yard expansion - Joffre (2013/06/20) - Red Deer Advocate
             Rail traffic to jump at Nova Joffre (2013/02/05) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Dow takes on feedstock in $41M expansion - Prentiss (2011/04/29) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Rail link needs rezoning - Bowden (2010/03/24) - Red Deer Advocate
     Downtown Red Deer Redevelopment from Railyard Relocation 
             Work ramping up this spring in Red Deer's Capstone (2019/04/30) - Red Deer Advocate 
             Red Deer's Capstone at Riverlands 20 years in the making (2017/08/30) - Red Deer Express
             Construction slated to begin soon (2017/04/19) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             The Greater Downtown Action Plan progress and potential (2013/05/01) - Red Deer Advocate (RD CAO Curtis)
             Riverlands development ready for debate (2011/09/03) - Red Deer Advocate
             Open house on a 20-year plan for downtown - Railyards (2011/06/15) - Red Deer Advocate
             Strong turnout for open house - Riverlands (2011/03/30) - Red Deer Advocate
             Time for downtown vision (2010/07/20) - Red Deer Advocate editorial
             New idea for Riverlands worth an Olympic cheer (2010/02/24) - Red Deer Express (Bachusky editorial)
             One-time opportunity (2010/02/08) - Red Deer Advocate (Neiman editorial)
             Happy to hear more talk on large scale attractions (2010/02/05) - Red Deer Advocate (commentary)
             Tourism proposal facing obstacles (2010/02/05) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             World-class attraction proposed for Riverlands (2010/02/04) - Red Deer Advocate
             Big expectations for downtown Red Deer (2009/06/08) - Red Deer Advocate
             Chance of a lifetime (2009/01/23) - Red Deer Advocate
             The Big Wow is still in play (2008/11/29) - Red Deer Express (Bachusky)
             Red Deer - Alberta's next great city (2008/07/02) - Red Deer Express

News articles about related regional heritage, history and culture
     Red Deer
             Red Deer group is pushing to create a local 'international village' to promote unity (2019/01/18) - Red Deer Advocate
             The history behind some of Red Deer's parks (2017/10/18) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             Remembering the Labour Day weekend of 1913 (2013/08/28) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             Interest in Red Deer's history keeps growing (2013/07/31) - Red Deer Express
             Residential school artifacts contributed to project (2013/06/12) - Red Deer Express
             New heritage walking tours and signs introduced (2013/06/12) - Red Deer Express     
             Looking back to when Red Deer landed city status (2013/03/20) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             Marking a significant historic milestone - North Red Deer 100 (2011/08/12) - Red Deer Express
             Laurier's 1910 visit huge event for city (2010/08/04) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             Fort Normandeau celebrates 125 years (2010/05/29) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             Red Deer a leader in heritage preservation (2010/05/26) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             Red Deer's downtown hotels have celebrated history (2009/06/03) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             Red Deer - Alberta's next great city (2008/07/02) - Red Deer Express
             The Arlington Hotel, a RD landmark (2008/03/19) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             John T. Moore (2003/02/09) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
     Red Deer & District Museum, Art Gallery & Archives
             A remarkable hit (2013/04/14) - Red Deer Advocate
             A long memorable journey for Red Deer's museum (2010/01/27) - Red Deer Express (Dawe) 
     Innisfail
             Innisfail Province ceases newspaper operations (2020/03/31) - The Albertan (Bachusky)
             Businesses sensitive to loss of art (2019/09/03) - Innisfail Province (Bachusky)
     Innisfail & District Historical Village
             Celebrating a half century of Innisfail history (2019/05/21) - Innisfail Province
             Continuing family legacy at the historical village (2019/04/23) - Innisfail Province
             Sinclair House will be the pride of Innisfail (2017/12/12) - Innisfail Province (Bachusky commentary)
             Sinclair house is finally coming to town (2017/12/05) - Innisfail Province (Bachusky)
             Historical society to relocate pioneer's log home (2017/11/25) - Red Deer Advocate
             Site nearly ready for Sinclair House (2017/09/19) - Innisfail Province
             The reawakening of Poplar Grove (2014/06/24) - Innisfail Province (Bachusky)
             Last Poplar Grove relic is saved (2012/11/13) - Innisfail Province (Bachusky)
             New exhibits call Historical Village home (2010/05/10) - Innisfail Province
             'Sleeper' village grand opening set (2010/05/10) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Business was good when Innisfail's first store opened (2010/05/10) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
     Central Alberta
             Land company shaped immigration to region (2017/07/01) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Wimborne comes alive again with new book (2013/11/19) - Innisfail Province (Bachusky)
             Heritage projects share grant funding (2013/07/17) - Red Deer Advocate
             The history of the Village of Sylvan Lake (2013/01/09) - Red Deer Express (Dawe)
             County heritage project a first for Alberta (2010/02/03) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Ancient history: Story of our area before us (2009/03/04) -Red Deer Express (Dawe)

News articles about regional destinations, tourism and miniature worlds
     Miniature Worlds and Model Rail
             Halkirk features intricate indoor model train display (2019/05/26) - Stettler Independent
             Calgary Free-mo organizes the 12th Alberta set-up in Big Valley (2015/08/19) - Stettler Independent
             Trains still roll for some - RD hobby show (2012/11/26) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Back yard model railway track okayed - Beskowiney (2012/08/12) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             Stay busy, stay young - Freschette (2010/11/12) - Red Deer Advocate
             At work in two golden ages - Beskowiney (2010/07/03) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             New exhibits call Historical Village home (2010/05/10) - Innisfail Province
             'Sleeper' village grand opening set (2010/05/10) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             No average model builder - Freschette (2007/03/15) - Central Alberta Life

     Tourism & Current Destinations - Misc.
             Cannons roar - Fort Normandeau Days (2018/08/28) - Red Deer Advocate
             Celebration centres on 'the meeting of cultures' - Fort Normandeau Days (2018/08/27) - Red Deer Advocate
             Arches mark influence of railroad on city (2013/10/19) - Red Deer Advocate
             All Aboard! Big Valley Canadian Northern Railway Station celebrates 100 years (2012/09/13) - Alberta RETROactive
     Tourism & Current Destination - Innisfail Historical Village
             New exhibits call Historical Village home (2010/05/10) - Innisfail Province
             'Sleeper' village grand opening set (2010/05/10) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
     Tourism & Current Destination - Discovery Wildlife Park Innisfail
             New facilities approved for Discovery Wildlife Park (2018/01/30) - Innisfail Province (Bachusky)
             Zoo campground approved (2016/02/02) - Innisfail Province (Bachusky)
             Big win for Discovery Wildlife Park (2014/10/28) - Innisfail Province (Bachusky)
             Zoo on National Geographic television series (2014/05/13) - Innisfail Province (Bachusky)
     Tourism & Current Destination - Sunnybrook Farm Museum Red Deer
             Take a walk back in time during Pioneer Days (2017/08/03) - Red Deer Advocate
             Sunnybrook Farm starts next phase of growth (2013/10/19) - Red Deer Advocate
     Tourism & Current Destination - Alberta Prairie Rail Tours Stettler
             Stettler and Big Valley celebrate Canada's 150th birthday with steam trains (2017/05/23) - Red Deer Advocate
             All Aboard - Stettler's Polar Express offering round trips to the North Pole (2016/12/13) - Red Deer Advocate
             Alberta Prairie Railway to whisk riders away on The Polar Express (2016/11/15) - Red Deer Advocate
             Over 1K visitors at Alberta Prairie Railway's pumpkin patch (2016/10/19) - Stettler Independent
             Take a real train ride with Railway Excursions (2008/06/04) - Red Deer Express
     Tourism & Current Destination - Alberta Central Railway Museum Wetaskiwin
             Railway Day offers a glimpse at transportation's past (2014/08/20) - Ponoka News
             Railway Days still chugging along to success (2013/08/21) - Wetaskiwin Times
             Alberta Central Railway Museum's Ice Cream Festival for kids of all ages (2013/08/08) - Pipestone Flyer
             Railway Day promises fun for the whole family (2012/08/15) - Ponoka News
             Alberta Central Train Museum celebrates 17th anniversary (2009/06/10) - Wetaskiwin Times
             He is carrying the message of pioneer trains (2008/06/04) - Red Deer Express (Bachusky)
     Proposed Future Destination - Forth Junction Heritage Rail Park
             Tourism board supports rail project (2010/10/28) - Red Deer Advocate
             Rail tourist attraction idea gets rolling (2010/07/31) - Red Deer Advocate
             One-time opportunity (2010/02/08) - Red Deer Advocate (Neiman editorial)
             Happy to hear more talk on large scale attractions (2010/02/05) - Red Deer Advocate (commentary)
             Tourism proposal facing obstacles (2010/02/05) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
             World-class attraction proposed for Riverlands (2010/02/04) - Red Deer Advocate
     Proposed Future Destination - Mintlaw Trestle Rail Trail
             CARTS eyeing Mintlaw Bridge for Trans Canada Trail leg between Red Deer and Springbrook (2015/07/07) - Sunny 94 FM
             Creating trail link to rail bridge an opportunity not be lost (2015/06/16) - RD Advocate, Innisfail Province (Commentary)
     Proposed Future Destination - International Village
             Red Deer group is pushing to create a local 'international village' to promote unity (2019/01/18) - Red Deer Advocate
             Norwegian club supports Red Deer folk festival (2010/01/11) - Red Deer Advocate
     Proposed Future Destination - Harvard Historical Aviation Centre Springbrook
             HHAS preserving legacy of war (2010/11/09) - Innisfail Province
             Museum idea takes off - HHAS (2008/05/22) - Central Alberta Life
             Plan calls for salute to aviation history (2007/09/01) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)
     Future Destination - Hanna Roundhouse
             Hanna society buys historic roundhouse (2013/12/12) - Drumheller Mail
             Big plans for the Hanna Roundhouse (2013/10/17) - Drumheller Online
             Hanna Roundhouse celebrates new beginnings (2013/10/02) - East Central Alberta Review
             County council looks at bridge as tourist attraction (2012/04/11) - Red Deer Advocate (Cowley)

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C & ER Combination Stations
Portable Stations
Red Deer CPR 1910 Station
Role of Railway Stations
Red Deer's 4 Stations
CPR Stations in Central Alberta
CNR Stations in Central Alberta
Multiple Station Communities
Station Plans

 
Bridges, Structures, Heritage
Rail Structures of Region
Central Alberta Rail Bridges

Mintlaw Trestle
Alberta's Railway Bridges
Western Canada Rail Bridges



 

 

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