Stony Plain aids foreign workers displaced by fire
Rema Basa, her husband and three children lost everything when their Stony Plain apartment was destroyed by fire earlier this month.
Tue May 14, 2013
Letter: Region needs a single vision
Rows of mature trees were cut on the south edge of Edmonton near Allard as growth takes all municipalities ever outward.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Whitecourt Star
Alleged court house shooter fit for trial
A man charged following a Whitecourt shooting was declared fit to stand trial during a psychiatric evaluation Wednesday at the Stony Plain courthouse.
Pharmacists' petition reiterates concerns about drug pricing policy
Alberta pharmacists will present a petition to government Monday that contains signatures from thousands of Albertans concerned about "extreme challenges" facing community pharmacies as a result of the province's new generic drug-pricing policy.
Sun May 12, 2013
Smoking materials caused Stony Plain apartment fire
Investigators say smoking materials on a second floor balcony started flames in the 32-unit apartment building, displacing over 60 residents Thursday night .
Sat May 11, 2013
No more donations needed for Stony Plain fire victims
No more donations are needed to help the people left homeless by a massive fire that ripped through a Stony Plain apartment building earlier this week.
Fri May 10, 2013
The Whitecourt Star
Accused court house shooter fit to stand trial
Police are on scene at the court house after two gunmen opened fire on a sheriff in the building before fleeing in Whitecourt, on Tuesday, Feb.
Eighty people homeless after Stony Plain apartment fire
The line of cars and trucks pulling into the Stony Plain Legion Hall extended nearly a block Friday morning as local residents responded to an apartment fire that left up to 80 people without homes.
Thu May 09, 2013
Stony Plain apartment building burns, residents evacuated
Residents of a Stony Plain apartment building were evacuated Thursday night after a fire broke out at a three-storey complex.
Whiff of pot not the only thing fishy as Stony Plain RCMP stop minivan
A distinct smell emanating from inside a minivan led police to uncover a kind of illicit surf and turf near Stony Plain this week - a bust that netted 50 pounds of crabmeat, 20 pounds of other fish and 15 pounds of pot.
Sun May 05, 2013
Skydiver dies in jump west of Edmonton
John Scott, 49, died in hospital after a jump at Skydive Eden North, said the company's owner, Lyal Waddell.
Parachuter dies north of Stony Plain
RCMP were called to Eden North around 7:30 p.m. Friday when it was reported that a skydiver was found unresponsive on the ground following a jump.
Thu May 02, 2013
Amos Garrett Achieves Long-held Ambition: Ace Guitarist Releases...
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: http://www.markpuccimedia.com As one of the most distinctive guitar players since the Telecaster was invented, he's made almost a dozen albums of his own, most of them for the Edmonton-based label Stony Plain.
Wed May 01, 2013
Chop Suey on the Prairies
'Every small town in Alberta has a Chinese restaurant." It's a statement we're likely to have heard or even uttered ourselves at some point, and while it may not be true, it can't be denied that Chinese restaurants have become a fundamental staple in prairie culture.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
RCMP investigate after discovery of beheaded, gutted sheep
RCMP are investigating after a fresh, beheaded and gutted sheep carcass turned up between a liquor store and a Herbal Magic diet centre in the parking lot of a Stony Plain strip mall last week.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Stony Plain Road over Groat Road to close for 4 months
More than 20,000 vehicles cross the Stony Plain Road bridge over Groat Road every day... but soon, those drivers will need to find an alternate route between Edmonton's west end and downtown.
Thu Apr 18, 2013
Staples: Amalgamation would bring better governance to Capital region
The Edmonton region will work far better if it's governed by a handful of local governments, not 24 of them.