Mike Allen

Politician Caught In Prostitution Sting 'Relieved'

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.17.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - An Alberta politician caught in a Minnesota prostitution sting has pleaded guilty and served notice he won't be quitting the legislature.Co...

He's Not Going Anywhere

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - An Alberta politician arrested in a prostitution sting in Minnesota has decided to not resign his seat.Mike Allen said in a sta...

MLA In Prostitution Scandal Offered Deal: Lawyer

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - An Alberta politician who was on government business in Minnesota when he was charged following a police prostitution sting has been offere...

MLA In Prostitution Scandal Gets Support From Sex Workers

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 10.11.2013 | Canada Alberta

Support from sex workers may not be the political backing Fort McMurray MLA Mike Allen is looking for right now. Allen, who was arrested in St. Pa...

The Difficult Path of Politics and Parenthood in Fort McMurray

Theresa Wells | Posted 09.23.2013 | Canada Alberta
Theresa Wells

It is hard to describe what happened after I heard our local MLA had been charged in a prostitution sting. I cried when I was first told, cried for what it meant on every level, and cried because I - and my 13-year old daughter - have spent time with Allen. I was there when he announced his nomination for the PC party. I was there when he won the constituency in which I reside - my daughter and I were there for his victory party. I was there when he participated in announcements on the twinning of Highway 63.

Politician Charged With Paying For Prostitutes.. Now What?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.21.2013 | Canada Alberta

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - An Alberta politician charged in Minnesota with paying for prostitutes wants more time to decide whether he should keep his sea...

CHARGED

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.18.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - An Alberta politician has been formally charged with paying for prostitutes south of the border in Minnesota.Mike Allen, member of the legi...

Premier Disgusted By His Arrest

CP | Rob Drinkwater, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.17.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Alison Redford says she is "disgusted" by the actions of a caucus colleague that led to his being arrested in a prostitutio...

Prostitution Accusations And Other Facts About This MLA

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 07.17.2013 | Canada Alberta

MLA Mike Allen is a relative newcomer to provincial politics. But just over one year after he was elected to represent Fort McMurray-Wood Buffalo a...

Will Prostitution Charges Be Laid Against Alberta MLA?

CP | Posted 07.17.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - An Alberta politician arrested in the United States should find out by the end of the week whether he'll have to return south of the border...

Alberta MLA Arrested In Prostitution Sting

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.15.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - An Alberta politician has resigned from the governing Progressive Conservative caucus after being arrested by Minnesota police in a prostit...

Drivers Try To Pass 20 Cars At Once On Deadly Road: Politician

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.28.2012 | Canada

FORT MCMURRAY, - A pastor with a Pentecostal church, his wife and their youngest son are among the seven people who died in a two vehicle crash in nor...