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False name A 24-year-old man caught lying to police in the hopes they wouldn’t notice the warrants out for his arrest was sentenced to time served this week.

Local Spotlight

The ‘rowdy’ is back St. Albert-raised Wayne Allchin packed his bags and moved to Edmonton a few years ago to seek fame and fortune. But about six months ago the frenetic guitarist moved back home to his roots.

Environment File

Power line plans revealed St. Albert residents will have their first close look at a proposal to build a 500-kilovolt power line near River Lot 56 this Monday. The line will follow one of four possible routes, said Epcor spokesperson Mike Long.
Come together

Come together

There's a curious energy about this home. Bodies jostle but rarely collide in a surprisingly efficient rhythm given the tight quarters.
Two die in fiery crash

Two die in fiery crash

Emergency workers faced a raging wall of fire on Thursday at the scene of a horrific accident north of St. Albert that claimed two lives and sent another to hospital. The accident on Highway 37 at the Sturgeon River Bridge occurred around 2:45 p.m.

Environment File

Power line plans revealed St. Albert residents will have their first close look at a proposal to build a 500-kilovolt power line near River Lot 56 this Monday. The line will follow one of four possible routes, said Epcor spokesperson Mike Long.

Buy local boosts economy, says advocate

It’s important to buy local because your dollars will do more for your community, said Jessie Radies, an Edmonton restaurateur and buy local advocate. Speaking Wednesday to the St.

Correction

A story in the June 3 edition of the Gazette misstated comments by Sturgeon County fire Chief Bart Clark. Clark did not say that fire hydrants in the Sturgeon Valley area were little more than lawn ornaments.

Local Spotlight

Stereos plugged in Stereos, the latest pop-rock phenomena to hit the charts, returns to Edmonton Monday, June 15 to perform at the Starlite Room with Hope Atlantic, Radio For Help, and Jay and the Lovebirds.

St. Albert man leads police on lengthy chase

A St. Albert man is in custody for alleging leading police on a four-hour pursuit in a stolen ambulance that ended near Jasper. Edmonton police have charged John Hamilton Buchanan, 29, with theft over $5,000 and flight from police.