April 23rd, 2014

Local News

Creativity a key to future success

By Submitted Article on April 23rd, 2014

“We are in a conceptual age where artists, inventors and story tellers will share in the greatest joys of society, and be rewarded as great thinkers” (Daniel Pink). There has been a lot of attention recently on what competencies will prepare students for the future. The provincial plan... Read More »

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Park Place collecting E-waste during Earth Week

By Kuhl, Nick on April 23rd, 2014

 Nick KuhlLethbridge Heraldnkuhl@lethbridgeherald.comPark Place Shopping Centre is providing a place for Lethbridge residents to safely drop off unwanted electronics for recycling, as well as hazardous household wastes, in recognition of Earth Week this week.It will also be free to do so.Park Place’s third E-Waste Roundup began Monday and will run... Read More »

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Man maintains innocence in sex assault sentencing

By Shurtz, Delon on April 23rd, 2014

Delon Shurtz lethbridge herald dshurtz@lethbridgeherald.com A former Taber man sentenced to a federal prison term for sexually assaulting two boys more than a decade ago still insists he’s innocent. “The truth will come out,” Jorden Van Voorthuizen said Tuesday during his sentencing hearing in Lethbridge Court of Queen’s... Read More »

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College program showcase tonight

By Zentner, Caroline on April 23rd, 2014

Caroline Zentner lethbridge herald czentner@lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridge College students in the School of Media and Design will have the chance to strut their stuff at the fourth annual Collide-O-Scope tonight. This year’s theme, Biomimicry, highlights designs inspired by nature. The multi-faceted celebration includes the Communication Arts, Fashion Design and... Read More »

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Road closure today on 13th Street North

By Jensen, Randy on April 23rd, 2014

 LETHBRIDGEA road closure will be in place starting today on 13 Street between 4 and 5 Avenue North. Traffic will be reduced to a single lane northbound and will be closed to all southbound traffic starting today for approximately three days.The closure is necessary to renew a sanitary sewer service.Drivers... Read More »

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No laughing matter

By Kuhl, Nick on April 23rd, 2014

Nick Kuhl Lethbridge Herald nkuhl@lethbridgeherald.com Whether it was a high school grad prank gone wrong, some type of Internet-fame-seeking attempt, or a stunt with malicious intent, residents of Magrath are left wondering why a dead deer was tied and posed on a bench along its busiest street late... Read More »

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Weather toying with farmers’ seeding

By Simmons, Garrett on April 23rd, 2014

Garrett Simmons Lethbridge Herald gsimmons@lethbridgeherald.com It has been an up-and-down spring thus far, as local agricultural producers are itching to hit the fields. A few days of sun and warm weather has been followed up with cold and in some cases, snow, as Mother Nature has toyed with... Read More »

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