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Syncrude sentence put off for two months

Syncrude’s sentencing in the death of birds on one of its tailings ponds has been put off for two months and may result in a settlement. Syncrude Canada has been on trial in St.

Smoke won't choke out local games

Outdoor sporting events scheduled for St. Albert this weekend are still on despite the smoky conditions that have plagued the atmosphere for the last two days.

Most Canadians have BPA

Nine out of 10 Canadians are contaminated by bisphenol A, according to the first-ever national study on the subject, with teens carrying the heaviest loads of all.

Student set to teach, learn in Nepal

It sounds like the best way for Sara Jackson to learn is by doing. The 20-year-old St. Albert resident has a great desire to teach young people. It all stems from her love of people and lifelong passion for education.

Meningitis outbreak prompts warning

An outbreak of viral meningitis has prompted provincial health authorities to remind residents to take precautions against the spread of the disease.

Rotary takes swing at charity efforts

How often do you get the chance to golf and call it a humanitarian effort? One of this city’s major service clubs has the answer with their second annual golf classic taking place next Thursday.

Reward offered for couple's return

The family of a St. Albert couple that went missing seven weeks ago is teaming up with the City of St. Albert to raise money for a reward they hope will help bring their loved ones home.

Council sets stage for trail development

City council took the first step toward paving the way for a major commercial development on St. Albert Trail.

New plan calls for larger towers

The Heartland power line might be millions of dollars cheaper and 11 metres taller under a new plan from its proponents.

Fly-in not just for flyers

Whether your vehicle has wings or wheels, you’re invited to drop in for a visit to Villeneuve Airport this Saturday, which will mark the fifth annual open house and fly-in at the facility.