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Apollo dropped from Habitat project

Revised plans for 70 Arlington Dr. could see 34 affordable housing units built on the 1.2-hectare site without any involvement from Apollo Developments.


A story in the July 17 Gazette about the Founders’ Walk incorrectly stated funding includes $800,000 from the city with an extra $400,000 from the province. In fact, the provincial dollars are included in the total $800,000 budget.

Crime rate declines

Statistics released this week show nearly across the board decreases in crime across the country, but local member of Parliament Brent Rathgeber wants more done to address youth crime.

Sobeys shakes up grocery sector by going 24 hours

The jury is still out on a 24-hour experiment undertaken by Sobeys. The company is keeping several of its stores open 24 hours as of July 2. This includes the St. Albert location.

Community rallies behind McCann family at vigil

Hundreds gathered Saturday night in the shadow of St. Albert Place for a candlelight vigil of hope as the search continues for a missing St. Albert couple. The vigil drew more than 250 people to downtown St.

New city brand cultivates steam

St. Albert's new brand is being cultivated across the city.

Weird Science

Astronomers have found the biggest star in space hidden inside the Tarantula Nebula. A team of researchers lead by Paul Crowther at the University of Sheffield announced this week that they had discovered the most massive star known to science.

Candlelight vigil planned for missing couple

Family, friends and supporters of Lyle and Marie McCann will gather this evening for a candlelight vigil for the missing couple. The one-hour vigil begins at 7 p.m. at St.


Want to volunteer and give back to the community, but don’t know how to get involved? The St. Albert Community Information & Volunteer Centre has many volunteer opportunities to choose from and can help find the right fit for you.

Developers shun LRT contributions

Developers in St. Albert are refusing to pay a voluntary levy for LRT or bus rapid transit expansion, citing a lack of consultation in the process.