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Health Monitor

Health Monitor

Some 10,000 expectant mothers are needed for a study that will examine how diet before and after pregnancy affects a baby’s development and overall health.
Lobbyist registry opens for business

Lobbyist registry opens for business

Sales have been slow so far but there’s been keen interest in Alberta’s new lobbyist registry since the website went live on Monday, said registrar Brad Odsen.
Two men killed in crash

Two men killed in crash

Two people were killed and four others were injured in a horrific head-on collision Sunday night east of Morinville. The crash took place on Highway 28 around 5 p.m. between Cardiff Road and secondary highway 642.
The air up there

The air up there

You never really notice air quality until you're gasping for breath. I noticed it right away when I went to China, for example. It was hard to miss the impenetrable haze that shrouded buildings, filled my mouth with cotton and nose with mucous.
Secrets in the ground

Secrets in the ground

In an isolated field on the southern edge of the Edmonton Garrison, among prairie grasses and poplar trees stands a lone monument to a family long since passed.
Park ready for Canada Day

Park ready for Canada Day

I am happily planning what has become the busiest day at St. Albert Botanic Park.
Local Spotlight

Local Spotlight

Jazz festival sounds off Once more the Edmonton International Jazz Festival has found its groove in importing international artists such as the Branford Marsalis Quartet and John Abercrombie Organ Trio.
Dancers ready for the high seas

Dancers ready for the high seas

While most of us plan summer vacations running our fingers through a camping guide, 26 St. Albert dancers are hoofing for their supper while sailing on a nine-day Eastern Caribbean cruise.
Correction

Correction

An article about a stabbing in Pineview that appeared in Wednesday’s Gazette contained incorrect information. The victim and the accused in that altercation did not know each other.
Small fires plague local ravines

Small fires plague local ravines

St. Albert fire crews have been busy this week fighting small brush fires in the Braeside and Forest Lawn ravines. Firefighters have been rushing to small blazes throughout the ravine all week, on some days responding to roughly half a dozen calls.
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