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Friday Apr 18, 2014

Lake community pitched for Walmart area

TileResidents of a new neighbourhood proposed for St. Albert’s north end will have access to a freshwater lake with two beaches, based on a proposed area structure plan going before city council on Tuesday. Jensen Lakes is expected to house about 5,070 people one day. Melcor Developments is planning the neighbourhood to be “safe, friendly, ...

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Apr 17

Lift-off for space camp kids

The space camp kids are “go” for lift-off.
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Apr 16

Legion T-Bird moved

After more than 40 years on the ground, a St. Albert jet plane took off once again – by crane.
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Apr 16

Hicks and Wright to headline Rainmaker concert

Rising country music star Tim Hicks and hall of famer Michelle Wright will perform at this years Rainmaker Rodeo.
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Saturday Mar 29, 2014

'Canada's history needs to be taught.'

TileBrandon Strawberry never went to residential school the last one closed two years before he was born. Yet like thousands of other Canadians, hes still feeling the effects. ...

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Environmental News >>

Wednesday Apr 16, 2014

The extraordinary sex life of the common mallard

TileThe mallard seems like such an innocent little duck. We see them paddling along ponds in the afternoon, green heads bobbing, orange feet flashing beneath the waves, itty bitty fuzzy ducklings in tow, quacking away, perhaps tipping their beaks to passers-by or gobbling up bits of bread from generous octogenarians – the very picture of...

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Apr 16

'It does not cost the world to save the planet:' IPCC

The world can prevent more than two degrees of climate warming without breaking the bank, says the Intergovernmental Panel...
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Apr 05

Monitoring station goes to open house

City residents will get to help pick a home for their new air quality monitoring station later this month.
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Apr 05

City powers down for Earth Hour

St. Albert saved enough electricity last Earth Hour to power one out of every five city homes for an hour.
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Canadian Press >>

Friday Apr 18, 2014

Vice principal rescued from sinking South Korean ferry found hanging from tree

SEOUL, South Korea - Police say a high school vice principal who had been rescued from a sinking South Korean ferry has been found hanging from a tree. The news of the death came Friday as rescuers scrambled to find hundreds of people still missing from the ferry and feared dead. ...SEOUL, South Korea - Police say a high school vice principal who had been rescued from a sinking South Korean ferry has been found hanging from a tree.

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Friday Apr 18, 2014

Captain of sunken South Korean ferry, 2 crew members arrested in disaster

Story ImageMOKPO, South Korea - The captain of a sunken South Korean ferry was arrested Saturday on...MOKPO, South Korea - The captain of a sunken South Korean ferry was arrested Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need, as investigators looked into whether his evacuation order came too late to save lives. Two crew members were also arrested, a prosecutor said.

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Friday Apr 18, 2014

Magnitude-7.2 earthquake shakes central and southern Mexico; no immediate word on casualties

Story ImageACAPULCO, Mexico - A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico...ACAPULCO, Mexico - A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets. Some walls cracked and fell, but there were no reports of major damage or casualties.

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