November 1st, 2014

Local News

Shroud of Turin replica to be on display at church

By Villeneuve, Melissa on November 1st, 2014

Melissa Villeneuve Lethbridge Herald mvilleneuve@lethbridgeherald.com An authentic reproduction of the Shroud of Turin, authorized by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Turin, will be in Lethbridge, starting Sunday. On display at Saints Peter & Paul Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church from Nov. 2-27, it will allow the public a chance... Read More »

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Conservatives to nominate candidate today

By Simmons, Garrett on November 1st, 2014

LETHBRIDGE HERALD Lethbridge residents could very well be selecting a new Member of Parliament today. The local Conservative Party of Canada association holds its nomination vote today to select a Conservative candidate to represent this riding in the next federal election. With current Lethbridge MP Jim Hillyer set... Read More »

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AHS laptop stolen from clinic

By Simmons, Garrett on November 1st, 2014

LETHBRIDGE HERALD Alberta Health Services is notifying approximately 5,000 patients after a laptop was stolen from a local clinic. The laptop, stolen from the Lethbridge Sleep Clinic on Oct. 17, was not owned by AHS and not connected to any AHS network. The laptop contained a database with... Read More »

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Golf tourney raises money for Humane Society

By Sulz, Dave on November 1st, 2014

Photo submitted by Lethbridge and District Humane Society Golf tourney raises money for Humane Society The Steve Derenzo Memorial Golf Tournament raised money for the Lethbridge and District Humane Society. Taking part in the cheque presentation were, from left, Ken Moriyama (tournament committee), Barb Grodzicky (Humane Society), Tony... Read More »

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Man sentenced for quad, auto theft

By Shurtz, Delon on November 1st, 2014

lethbridge herald A Lethbridge Crown prosecutor called Sean Walter Horvath’s behaviour inexplicable. His lawyer suggested it was unusual. And the judge who sentenced Horvath for breaking into garages and stealing vehicles said his behaviour was simply bizarre. But no one could explain why he did it. First the... Read More »

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Technology can be a double-edged sword for employers

By Kuhl, Nick on November 1st, 2014

Nick Kuhl Lethbridge Herald nkuhl@lethbridgeherald.com Measuring how accountable your workplace is and identifying unaccountable behaviours seem like common tasks for a manager. But they don’t always get done, a Lethbridge audience heard during the Minds in Motion 2014 conference, put on by Volunteer Lethbridge, 5th on 5th Youth... Read More »

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Man pleads not guilty in fatal hit and run

By Shurtz, Delon on November 1st, 2014

lethbridge herald A Lethbridge man charged in connection with a hit-and-run in January will stand trial next year. Edward James Mikla pleaded not guilty Friday to one count each of failing to stop at the scene of a collision causing death and criminal negligence causing death. He elected,... Read More »

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Flood assistance funding available

By Villeneuve, Melissa on November 1st, 2014

Melissa Villeneuve Lethbridge Herald mvilleneuve@lethbridgeherald.com Southern Albertans needing assistance to cover costs for damage from last June’s flood will receive help from the provincial government. On Thursday, the Government of Alberta announced a Disaster Recovery Program (DRP) with up to $30.7 million in funding for those affected by... Read More »

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Love of law came early for new chief

By Mabell, Dave on November 1st, 2014

Dave Mabell Lethbridge Herald dmabell@lethbridgeherald.com The officers were aiming radar “guns” – but they got their man! As a child, Robert Davis remembers talking to police officers who patrolled speed in his small Ontario town. He and his friends would spot them as they set up behind some... Read More »

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Churchill students honoured for rolling up their sleeves

By Lethbridge Herald on October 31st, 2014

Nick KuhlLethbridge Heraldnkuhl@lethbridgeherald.comMcKailyn Ives has always wanted to donate blood. But since she isn’t eligible, the Grade 12 student at Winston Churchill High School did the next best thing: helping to recruit first-time donors among fellow students aged 17 and older. “I didn’t realize how many... Read More »

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