September 4th, 2015

Local News

Murder case adjourned

By Shurtz, Delon on September 4th, 2015

Prosecutor in Austin Vielle case on vacation lethbridge herald Another court appearance and another adjournment for a man accused of killing three people. Austin Vielle, 21, made a brief appearance Thursday in Lethbridge provincial court, but only long enough for his lawyer to say the case would need... Read More »

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Hearingset forsex case

By Shurtz, Delon on September 4th, 2015

lethbridge herald A former Lethbridge man accused of sexually assaulting three young girls 10 years ago is scheduled to have a preliminary hearing later this year. The lawyer for Michael Charles Chute was in Lethbridge provincial court Thursday for a brief hearing, and told the judge his client... Read More »

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Higher volume expected at border crossings

By Kuhl, Nick on September 4th, 2015

Travellers should plan ahead Lethbridge Herald The end of summer is here. But not before thousands of people enjoy one final weekend. As such, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has issued a reminder to those travelling to plan ahead for their Labour Day weekend. The ... Read More »

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Teen robber back in custody

By Shurtz, Delon on September 4th, 2015

Parents can’t control her Delon Shurtz lethbridge herald dshurtz@lethbridgeherald.com One of four teenage girls who robbed a Lethbridge convenience store in July was ordered back into custody after her parents refused to take care of her. The girl’s mother told court during a hearing Thursday that even though... Read More »

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TRAINING FOR A DISASTER

By Lethbridge Herald on September 3rd, 2015

Emergency simulation keeps air rescue unit readyTijana MartinLethbridge Heraldtmartin@lethbridgeherald.comA C-130 Hercules circled a field north of Diamond City Thursday as it responded to a crash site, but don’t worry —  it was just a training exercise. The Civil Air Search and Rescue Association (CASARA) Zone... Read More »

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Arson confirmed in Red Crow College fire

By Lethbridge Herald on September 3rd, 2015

Lethbridge HeraldThe fire that razed the Red Crow College on the Blood Reserve in August was no accident, investigators have concluded.Fire officials initially said the fire that consumed the historic Red Crow Community College last month started as an electrical fire in the computer room... Read More »

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LP project completed just in time

By Kuhl, Nick on September 3rd, 2015

Nick Kuhl Lethbridge Herald nkuhl@lethbridgeherald.com Better late than never. Or in the case of the arrival of the Love & Records 2014 compilation LP, how about only 10 days before the follow-up edition. On Wednesday morning at Blueprint Records downtown, members of the local campus-community radio station ... Read More »

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Police continue to investigate homicide

By Kuhl, Nick on September 3rd, 2015

Nick Kuhl Lethbridge Herald nkuhl@lethbridgeherald.com The investigation into the death of a 47-year-old Lethbridge man Tuesday is still ongoing. Lethbridge police identified Gifford George Good Dagger as the victim of an assault in a southside alley Monday night, who subsequently died in hospital the next day. His body... Read More »

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Pincher Creek ER gets facelift

By Kuhl, Nick on September 3rd, 2015

Lethbridge Herald A $650,000 recently completed renovation project has already started to improve comfort, safety and security for patients and their families at the Pincher Creek Health Centre emergency department. A new glass partition and registration desk was installed, the size of the four emergency patient rooms... Read More »

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Auto thief leaves trail of damage

By Shurtz, Delon on September 3rd, 2015

lethbridge herald RCMP are looking for a suspect who stole a couple of vehicles and caused extensive damage at a residence last week. Sometime late Thursday or early Friday someone stole an ATV from Slomp Dairy Farm near Monarch, then drove it down the road where it was... Read More »

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New partner for Lethbridge College

By Kuhl, Nick on September 3rd, 2015

Lethbridge Herald Lethbridge College has announced a new partnership with Agriculture Financial Service Corporation (AFSC) to support the college’s recently launched Agriculture Business Risk Management (AgBRM) program. As part of the partnership, AFSC will provide an industry review and subject matter support to strengthen the curriculum starting... Read More »

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