Province

Villeneuve Airport getting new waterline

The Government of Alberta, Sturgeon County and Edmonton Airports held a press conference Thursday, announcing the start of a $2.2 million water line that will bring water from Villeneuve to the Villeneuve Airport. […]

Crime & Police

RCMP educate regarding Claire’s Law and domestic violence

This past spring, St. Albert RCMP Domestic Violence Unit and St. Albert RCMP General Investigations Section participated in online training for the new Act the Government of Alberta introduced; the Disclosure to Protect Against Domestic Violence (Clare’s Law), which came into effect April 1, 2021.  […]

Regional News

Alberta takes 50% stake in Sturgeon Refinery

The Government of Alberta is taking a direct equity stake in the $5.4 billion Sturgeon Refinery, a move the province says will reduce its costs and save an estimated $2 billion over the long term.   […]

Local News

Statement from the Alexander Chief and Council

Yesterday we awoke to the sad news of the fire that destroyed St Jean Baptiste Church. Our community of Alexander was saddened to learn that this iconic structure that had stood at the heart of the Town of Morinville for over 100 years, a structure that had been very much a part of our lives and memories as well, had been destroyed.  […]

Crime & Police

St. Albert RCMP offer update on carjacking

 St. Albert RCMP continue to look for the unidentified suspect who used a firearm to carjack two individuals Wednesday morning and are seeking the public’s assistance regarding the following things: […]

Crime & Police

Fort Saskatchewan RCMP arrest male for multiple rural crimes throughout Alberta

On May 28, 2021, Fort Saskatchewan RCMP responded to a complaint where several residents of Lamont County were witness to a theft of fuel from a rural property. The residents were able to contact RCMP and provide detailed information regarding the suspect vehicle that was still presently in the area. […]