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Legal gets new mayor

Legal gets new mayor

Legal residents got a new leader this week after their current mayor announced he was stepping down to live in Sturgeon County. Albert St. Jean, 44, stepped down as mayor of Legal at Monday's town council meeting. He will now sit as a councillor. St.
Man sentenced to six months for stolen property, shotgun possession

Man sentenced to six months for stolen property, shotgun possession

Stolen property, a counterfeit bill and a loaded shotgun added up to six months in jail for a man with an already lengthy criminal record.
Man convicted as accessory to grisly murder to be released on parole

Man convicted as accessory to grisly murder to be released on parole

A St. Albert man twice sent to prison for his involvement in murders will soon be released, once again, on parole. Michael Alexander Gray will be released at the two-thirds mark of his sentence sometime around Oct.
Census concerns separate school board

Census concerns separate school board

Confusion reigns about the need for a census that was delivered this week to area homes. The form was delivered to residents in St. Albert, the towns of Morinville and Legal and parts of Sturgeon County.
Gary Mar to be province's new representative in Asia

Gary Mar to be province's new representative in Asia

After beating him by about 1,600 votes, Premier Alison Redford has put 10,000 kilometres between herself and former leadership rival Gary Mar by appointing him to be the province's representative to Asia.
Long-time trustee Morag Pansegrau retires from Protestant school board

Long-time trustee Morag Pansegrau retires from Protestant school board

There was an odd moment of hesitation before St. Albert Protestant School Board trustees unanimously raised their hands in agreement and acceptance of Morag Pansegrau's resignation Wednesday.
Environment File

Environment File

Got junk? Like, gigantic junk? If you do, then today’s your chance to dump it on the city’s doorstep — legally. Public works staffers are holding St.
St. Albert hockey coach faces sexual assault charge in Stony Plain

St. Albert hockey coach faces sexual assault charge in Stony Plain

The St. Albert Minor Hockey Association has suspended one of its coaches after he was charged with sexual assault, sexual exploitation and forcible confinement.
Grow smart or lose schools: expert

Grow smart or lose schools: expert

St. Albert needs to grow smart if it wants to avoid losing schools in the future, argues a housing expert. Simon O'Byrne was the lunchtime speaker at Thursday's Re-Envision Housing Symposium.
Zumba event aims for smiles and breast health

Zumba event aims for smiles and breast health

It sounds like a zombie attack but it’s really more of a dance/fitness craze that is taking aerobics rooms by storm.
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