May 25th, 2016

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High school season wrapping up

By Submitted Article on May 25th, 2016

Area loop titles in track, baseball and rugby will be decided over the next six days. Yes, summer holidays grow ever nearer... Read More »

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Kidnapping trial waived to Yukon

By Shurtz, Delon on May 25th, 2016

Delon Shurtz Lethbridge Herald dshurtz@lethbridgeherald.com A former Lethbridge man is expected to finally plead guilty to kidnapping and torturing another man nearly five years ago. John Edward Reynolds was set to go to trial earlier this month on charges of kidnapping with a firearm, uttering threats to cause... Read More »

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Building a better future

By Letter to the Editor on May 25th, 2016

I came to Canada to get a PhD degree, but stayed on. To this day, 48 years later, I miss India and would rather be there than anywhere else in the world. But, life is not about having everything that we wish. Something has to give; we have to make choices. Most immigrants leave their ... Read More »

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Upgrades evident at Waterton

By Mabell, Dave on May 25th, 2016

Dave Mabell Lethbridge Herald dmabell@lethbridgeherald.com The Rockies, we’re told, are the “newest” mountains in Canada. But there’s a lot that’s really new this summer at Waterton Lakes National Park, in the heart of the Rockies. Thanks to a $107-million grant from the federal government, visitors will see... Read More »

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New school to be named Coalbanks Elementary

By Kuhl, Nick on May 25th, 2016

Nick Kuhl Lethbridge Herald nkuhl@lethbridgeherald.com The name will evoke the city’s past. The forthcoming westside elementary school located in the Copperwood neighbourhood, set to open in fall 2017, will be called Coalbanks Elementary School. The moniker was selected Tuesday by the Lethbridge School District No. 51 Board of... Read More »

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Closing the school year and planning for summer

By Submitted Article on May 25th, 2016

Next week brings a close to a busy May for school staff, students and families. As the school year culminates, students engage in a number of memorable activities. Some of those activities such as graduations are incredible milestones. Families, staff, and friends burst with pride as our young... Read More »

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Culver City ‘twins’ visiting Lethbridge

By Mabell, Dave on May 25th, 2016

Dave Mabell Lethbridge Herald dmabell@lethbridgeherald.com Living in Culver City, Calif., they’re well acquainted with the movie industry and some of the stars who make it glitter. But this week, a group of visitors from Lethbridge’s first “sister city” are enjoying some of our region’s stellar attractions, including the... Read More »

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Brewing a healthy economy

By Letter to the Editor on May 25th, 2016

Lethbridge celebrates a fantastic history in brewing. The existence of the Lethbridge brewery is a fond memory for many residents. I am so excited, as a resident and a business owner, to see the brewing industry return to Lethbridge in the form of our two breweries: Theoretically Brewing Company and Coulee Brew Co. It is ... Read More »

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City lifts fire ban for Oldman River valley

By Villeneuve, Melissa on May 25th, 2016

Lethbridge Herald Following a long weekend of rainy weather, the City of Lethbridge lifted the fire ban for the Oldman River valley area, effective immediately. A province-wide fire ban had been placed amid tinder dry conditions earlier this month. The total ban was lifted on May 16, but... Read More »

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In praise of writer’s common sense

By Letter to the Editor on May 25th, 2016

To Kimberlee Vroom, whose letter “Don’t discount young people’s opinions on right-to-die” appeared in the Lethbridge Herald Sunday, May 22. You have shown more common sense on the euthanasia situation than most people twice your age. Well done, Kimberlee. Arlene Butler Lethbridge... Read More »

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U of L Alumni Honour Society inductees named

By Kuhl, Nick on May 25th, 2016

Nick Kuhl Lethbridge Herald nkuhl@lethbridgeherald.com Ahead of its spring 2016 convocation next week, the University of Lethbridge has some newly appointed top alumni. The U of L Alumni Association recently named its 2016 Alumni Honour Society inductees, the Distinguished Alumnus of the Year and the Young Alumnus Achievement... Read More »

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