September 2nd, 2014

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  • Geomattic Attic releases schedule for slate of fall shows

    The end of summer not only means the return of school, but also the return of musical acts at The Geomattic Attic.Earlier this week, the Attic released its fall lineup, which kicks off Sept. 8 with Royal Wood and The Good Lovelies in a double bill. The show goes at Sputhminster United Church with tickets [...] Read More »

    5 days ago
  • Memories of Messer — Scott Woods keeps a musical legacy alive

    Al BeeberLethbridge Heraldabeeber@lethbridgeherald.comIn the 1960s, “Don Messer’s Jubilee” was a staple of Canadian television, a musical institution who would draw fans from coast to coast to watch his blend of traditional fiddle music.Messer, along with fellow stars Charlie Chamberlain and Marg Osborne, were stars and while[...] Read More »

    2 months ago
  • Steve Earle tour stops in Lethbridge June 30

    Steve Earle and the Dukes are heading to Lethbridge.Earle will be in Lethbridge playing at the Southminster United Church June 30 at 8 p.m., with The Masterson’s opening. His Lethbridge appearance will be part of a brief Canadian tour, which kicks off June 23 in Nanaimo, B.C., and wraps up here in southern Alberta.Earle released [...] Read More »

    3 months ago
  • The nest is emptying

    Al BeeberLETHBRIDGE HERALDabeeber@lethbridgeherald.com Every child, theoretically, leaves the proverbial nest at some point to face life as an adult with all the pressures and experiences that entails.I left Alberta five days before my 21st birthday for a 1,600-kilometre drive across the Prairies to northwestern Ontario in 1980 to start my newspaper career, loading up a [...] Read More »

    3 months ago
  • Fools for gold

    Discovery Canada takes a light-hearted look at gold miningAl BeeberLethbridge Heraldabeeber@lethbridgeherald.comWhen Todd Ryznar bought the Straw Lake Beach Mine in Northwestern Ontario several years ago, he saw the property for its potential recreational and lakefront value.The native of nearby Fort Frances, Ont. and former real estate appraiser wasn’t planning to start his own mining venture. [...] Read More »

    4 months ago