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Full slate running for St. Albert seats

This election will focus on taxes. That's the opinion of the majority of the 13 people seeking one of the six seats on St. Albert city council. Of those running, nine put taxes at or near the top of the list of pressing issues.

Gift of Life Walk needs your presence

It’s a pretty sad state of affairs when only a handful of people show up to support a charity event as noble as the one that promotes organ transplants.

Sturgeon race draws few candidates

Sturgeon County Mayor Don Rigney will serve another term after being acclaimed on Monday. Relatively few candidates put their names forward for the council election Oct. 18, with Coun. Karen Shaw, Coun. Don McGeachy and Coun.


Last week’s article on the Heartland Transmission Project said the companies did not have to prove the need to build a 500-kilovolt double-circuit power line if that line was designated “critical” under Bill 50.

Lawsuit a non-factor in Arlington vote

Monday’s public hearing into the Arlington Drive affordable housing issue began with Mayor Nolan Crouse questioning whether the city could proceed with the hearing given that a group of Akinsdale residents filed a lawsuit against the city last


The St. Albert Crime Stoppers Association is asking for your assistance in solving the following crimes: Stolen fireplace Overnight, between 6 p.m. on Friday, March 4 and 9:30 a.m.

Race is on for city council, school trustees

The race is on for seats on St. Albert's city council and both school boards. Two people are seeking the mayor's chair, incumbent Nolan Crouse and challenger Shelley Biermanski.

Live blog from Arlington Drive public hearing

A proposed affordable housing development on 70 Arlington Dr. will be the focus of discussions when council resumes the public hearing at 5 p.m. on Sept. 20.

Sturgeon race draws small pack

Sturgeon County Mayor Don Rigney will serve another term after being acclaimed as mayor on Monday. Rigney will not be alone as Coun. Karen Shaw, Coun. Don McGeachy and Coun. Tom Flynn will also receive another term without having to run a campaign.

Morinville draws full field of candidates

After an acclamation three years ago, the race for Morinville town council is much healthier this time around with two candidates running for mayor and a 10-way race for council.