Damaged Hoods: Alberta Hail Storm results in damage to over 70 vehicles, cars

Calgary, Alberta – A severe Alberta storm made its way across Alberta on Monday and into Tuesday, leaving destruction in its wake. Baseball-sized hail was the main culprit of the damage, as it fell from the sky Monday onto unsuspecting drivers commuting on the Queen Elizabeth II highway in Alberta. The hail forced cars on […]

Welcomes of the Week: Simplicity Car Care Red Deer

Red Deer, Alberta — Simplicity Car Care has welcomed Empire Collision Group of Red Deer, Alta. under the orange banner as the latest repair facility to enter the network and the proud new owners of Simplicity Car Care Red Deer. Empire Collision Group said in a press release, “We’re excited to have a location in […]

CARSTAR Canada and Red Deer Rebels donate van to Youth HQ

CARSTAR Red Deer Downtown and CARSTAR Red Deer South partnered with the Red Deer Rebels to present a van to the Red Deer Youth and Volunteer Centre (Youth HQ) at the Red Deer Rebels hockey game.

Red Deer, Alberta — March 30, 2017 — CARSTAR Canada recently teamed up with the Red Deer Rebels to present a van to the Red Deer Youth and Volunteer Centre (Youth HQ) at the Red Deer Rebels hockey game. Youth HQ operate the Boys and Girls Club of Red Deer as well as the Big […]

Alberta task force shuts down alleged chop shop

Alberta police have charged 35-year-old Brandy Lynn Cobbe after raiding a chop shop in Lacombe County.

By Mike Pickford Lacombe, Alberta — September 21, 2016 — An Alberta man is facing multiple charges after police recovered more than $400,000 worth of stolen goods at an alleged chop shop in Lacombe County, Alta. Having spent months investigating and building their case, the Blackfalds RCMP called in the Priority Crimes Task Force to […]

Canadian Hail Repair opens new stores in Alberta

Canadian Hail Repair's new locations are retail operations focusing on appraisals.

By Chris Gerics Calgary,  Alberta — April 18, 2016 — Weather is always a big factor in the collision repair industry, especially in regards to hail. That’s why Canadian Hail Repair has opened two new paintless dent repair (PDR) stores in Alberta, a province known for vicious hailstorms. Canadian Hail Repair will often send a […]

CARSTAR Red Deer South opens in Alberta

CARSTAR Red Deer South (above) was designed and built to work in conjunction with the existing CARSTAR location in Red Deer.

Hamilton, Ontario — January 5, 2016 — CARSTAR Automotive Canada has announced the addition of CARSTAR Red Deer South located at 498 McCoy Drive in Red Deer County, Alberta.  CARSTAR Red Deer South is a brand new 9,000 sq. ft. facility that was built and designed to work in conjunction with the existing CARSTAR location […]