December 21st, 2014

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Tuba players join forces to celebrate the yuletide season Melissa Villeneuve Lethbridge Herald Draped in sparkly garland, jingle bells and Christmas lights, the tubas were as festively dressed as the people who played them at Casa yesterday. Almost 50 tuba enthusiasts of all experience levels came together for the

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  • Casting call for native extras

    Western movie to star Leonardo DiCaprio LETHBRIDGE HERALD A casting call for aboriginal extras aged 16 to 60 is being staged in early January at the Lethbridge Lodge. The call is for a movie called “The Revenant” which the Internet Movie Database says will feature Hollywood superstar Leonardo... Read More »

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    Paralyzed teen’s family has long drive to visit Melissa Villeneuve Lethbridge Herald All his family wants for Christmas is for Lincoln Grayson to come home. As a tight-knit family of nine, to have him so far away is like missing a piece in their puzzle. The 13-year-old... Read More »

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    Children’s production runs through the new year Nick Kuhl Lethbridge Herald Willy Banfield says playing a character aged eight to 10 suits him perfectly. “That’s why I want to be an actor, so I don’t have to grow up. It’s great,” said Banfield, one of three leads,... Read More »

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  • 2 winning tickets for Saturday night’s $5-million Lotto 649 jackpot

    TORONTO – Christmas has come a few days early for the owners of the two winning tickets in Saturday night’s Lotto 6-49 draw. The two will split the $5-million jackpot. One of the tickets was sold in Vancouver, and the other was purchased somewhere in Ontario. The jackpot for the next Lotto 6-49 draw on ... Read More »

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  • New chief can transform indigenous politics

    Joseph Quesnel FRONTIER CENTRE FOR PUBLIC POLICY The Assembly of First Nations (AFN) has selected a new national chief. Perry Bellegarde, recently chief of the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations and former chief of the Little Black Bear First Nation in Saskatchewan, will have three-and-a-half years to transform indigenous politics for the better. At no ... Read More »

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  • 2014 a year of challenges for council

    The year 2014 provided no shortage of challenging issues and events for city council. We faced many serious and unique challenges, and these were opportunities for council to demonstrate leadership in order to achieve positive results for our city. Urban Drilling The most prominent issue during the first half of 2014 was urban oil and ... Read More »

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Letters to The Editor

  • We don’t need to be paralyzed by naysayers

    How did it come to pass that we are so easily paralyzed by naysayers when we know these negative views should not stop us from doing the right thing. Rajko Dodic wrote that 75 per cent of the waste stream is commercial waste so what is the point of curbside recycling of residential waste. Paralysis ... Read More »

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  • Thanks to all who made lights tour possible

    A special thanks to The Herald, CTV’s Terry Vogt and all radio stations for making the citizens of southern Alberta aware of our very successful 52nd annual Kotch’s Exotic International Travel and Tours Christmas Lights Tour. Special thanks also to those home owners and businesses who went out of their way to decorate their floats, ... Read More »

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  • Another way to keep drinkers off the roads

    Re: Holiday Check Stops (Dec. 1 Herald). We really appreciate our police service for being out there. It seems people do not learn! But on the other hand, we make it so easy for people to buy all these drinks. Do we really need a liquor store on every other street? Like Coaldale? I’m sad ... Read More »

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