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Crown asks for decade behind bars for man who shot at police

Crown asks for decade behind bars for man who shot at police

Defence asked the court to take into account the man's childhood and family history with residential schools before imposing a lengthy sentence.
Federal rebate set for electric cars sees $100M go to Tesla buyers

Federal rebate set for electric cars sees $100M go to Tesla buyers

The subsidy, introduced in 2019, will also see $50 million go to Hyundai dealerships and nearly $40 million go to Chevrolet dealerships.
'Sad and disappointed': COVID-19 vaccination clinics at Alberta-U.S. border cancelled

'Sad and disappointed': COVID-19 vaccination clinics at Alberta-U.S. border cancelled

"I am very sad and disappointed to report that we are not to able to continue our border vaccine clinics because of government bureaucracy on both sides. Apparently crossing the border to receive a vaccine is non-essential. Go figure," said James McNeely, an official with the Blackfeet Tribe in Browning, Mont.
Sturgeon County woman charged with weapons trafficking

Sturgeon County woman charged with weapons trafficking

Suspect accused of legally buying firearms and then transferring them to known criminals.
Buried in the Aftermath: Guiding association committed to addressing post-critical response

Buried in the Aftermath: Guiding association committed to addressing post-critical response

Part four of Buried in the Aftermath looks at how the Association of Canadian Mountain Guides is undertaking a review to establish a post-critical incident response process and working to change the culture of the industry to address issues like communicating risk to clients. It also looks at how guiding companies handle these situations and explores the data around how many fatalities on guided trips have occurred in western Canada from 2000-20.
Alberta teachers pass motion of non-confidence in education minister

Alberta teachers pass motion of non-confidence in education minister

The ATA said in a news release on Saturday that the motion was jointly drafted by 20 locals, which it claimed was "by far, the highest level of collaboration seen on a locally developed resolution in the assembly’s recent history."
Motherhood and Myths: a Gazette audio story

Motherhood and Myths: a Gazette audio story

Being a mom has never been easy. In May 1999, the Gazette explored the challenges of isolation and postpartum depression that one local mother faced after her bundle of joy arrived in the world. Listen back to this story with Audio from the Archives.
Good morning, St. Albert!

Good morning, St. Albert!

Happy Tuesday!
Council gives Pride, Rock'n August parades $5K each for in-person events

Council gives Pride, Rock'n August parades $5K each for in-person events

Council approves a total of $84,000 in community grants.
Groups optimistic; still planning for St. Albert-area summer events

Groups optimistic; still planning for St. Albert-area summer events

Everything is tied to provincial public health measures, so some have gone virtual, while others wait to see what happens.
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