August 22nd, 2014

Local News

What’s happening at Whoop-Up Days

By Kuhl, Nick on August 22nd, 2014

Friday: 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.: Triple M housing and M&K Sales pancake breakfast at 2930 Fairway St. S. $2 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.: Sunrise Village Whoop-Up BBQ with music by Tom and Kurt at 1730 10 Ave. S. $3 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.: Coast Hotel... Read More »

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Leadership hopefuls have similar views

By Mabell, Dave on August 22nd, 2014

Dave Mabell LETHBRIDGE HERALD dmabell@lethbridgeherald.com They come from different backgrounds. But PC leadership contenders Thomas Lukaszuk and Ric McIver seem to agree on a number of issues. And both say Albertans need a new premier who knows how to make the changes needed to get the province heading... Read More »

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Whoop-Up Drive, Blackfoot Road have new signal

By Kuhl, Nick on August 22nd, 2014

Lethbridge A new traffic signal has been installed at the intersection of Whoop-Up Drive and Blackfoot Road West and will be placed in flash mode today to alert motorists about the new traffic control. The full signal operation will be implemented on Monday. The City of Lethbridge... Read More »

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Applefest Saturday at Galt Gardens

By Student on August 22nd, 2014

Melissa Villeneuve FOR THE HERALD Community members can enjoy food, fun and local entertainment at Applefest!2014 in Galt Gardens on Saturday. The second-annual event, presented by the Lethbridge Sustainable Living Association (LSLA), goes from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Early risers can fill their bellies with a $... Read More »

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Pair sentenced to time served for drug possession

By Shurtz, Delon on August 22nd, 2014

Delon Shurtz lethbridge herald dshurtz@lethbridgeherald.com To the casual observer a one-week jail sentence for possession of heroin might seem pretty lenient. In fact, that’s what Judge J. C Spence thought at first when he was asked Thursday in Lethbridge provincial court to sentence Charles Ray Howard on four... Read More »

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American motorcyclist sought by Milk River RCMP

By Kuhl, Nick on August 22nd, 2014

milk river Milk River RCMP are asking for the public’s help in locating an overdue male American traveller who was last seen after he entered Canada at the Coutts border crossing last Saturday. Jackie Dean Caldwell, 74, known as Jack, departed his home in Mount Juliet, Tenn. on... Read More »

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Contributions continue to be accepted for backpack campaigns

By Sulz, Dave on August 22nd, 2014

LETHBRIDGE HERALD The Salvation Army Back Packs for Kids, Interfaith Food Bank First Day at School and Lethbridge Food Bank Snak Pak campaigns each encourage contributions from the community to help children start off the school year prepared and equipped with the supplies required for learning. By... Read More »

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Home invasion suspect sought in city

By Shurtz, Delon on August 22nd, 2014

LETHBRIDGE A 26-year-old man accused of a home invasion in Nanaimo, B.C. could be living in Lethbridge. Lethbridge regional police are seeking the public’s help to locate Jeremy Christopher Doucet, who is charged with break and enter, robbery, disguised with intent and breaching an undertaking. Anyone with information... Read More »

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Huckleberry Festival Saturday at Castle Mountain

By Student on August 22nd, 2014

LETHBRIDGE HERALD If you’re looking for a sweet reward, bring your family and your buckets to the annual Huckleberry Festival at Castle Mountain Resort on Saturday. Every year, families bring their best berry-hunting tactics to gather the sweetest of berries from the bushes on Mount Gravenstafel, Castle Mountain’s... Read More »

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‘Absolutely blown away’

By Kuhl, Nick on August 22nd, 2014

Nick Kuhl Lethbridge Herald nkuhl@lethbridgeherald.com Despite rain and cool weather, thousands of Lethbridge and area residents gave a warm welcome to the 2019 Canada Winter Games selection committee on Thursday. Chants of “we want the games” were heard at the morning’s opening ceremonies at the Enmax Centre, at... Read More »

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