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Crime Stoppers raffling off opportunities to hit the sky during the Air Show

By Lethbridge Herald on June 15th, 2015

Southern Alberta Crime Stoppers is raffling off an opportunity to soar through the sky at Mach 1 in a jet fighter.The L39 Albatross jet fighter will be one of the premier performers at the 2015 Lethbridge International Air Show, and one lucky passenger will find out just what it’s like to pull up to four ... Read More »

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Alberta politics served up at SACPA — Duane Bratt to speak Thursday

By Lethbridge Herald on June 10th, 2015

Lethbridge HeraldCould Albertans see another political dynasty under the NDP?That is just one of the questions this week’s regular session of the Southern Alberta Council on Public Affairs will tackle on Thursday.Among many promises, one of the first items on Premier Rachel Notley’s agenda, besides a revised budget, may be campaign finance reform, according to ... Read More »

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Big Library Read program gives patrons opportunity to read Kate While ebook for free this month

By Lethbridge Herald on June 9th, 2015

Chinook Arch Regional Library System announced today (Tuesday) it will be taking part in the Big Library Read program. Library-card holders will be able to borrow and read the ebook, Eyes on You, a suspense novel by Kate While, starting midday today and concluding at midnight on June 23 (EST) by visiting http://downloads.chinookarch.ca.Big Library Read ... Read More »

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Location unveiled for new RCMP headquarters in Coaldale

By Lethbridge Herald on June 9th, 2015

With less than seven months to go before the RCMP take over policing of Coaldale, design work is underway on a new detachment facility.Coaldale town council met with RCMP officials at Monday’s regular council meeting to introduce the Town of Coaldale’s new RCMP detachment commander and to unveil the future location of the new headquarters ... Read More »

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Chinook High School graduation — ‘I just feel really blessed to have the opportunity’

By Lethbridge Herald on June 9th, 2015

Melissa VilleneuveLethbridge Heraldmvilleneuve@lethbridgeherald.comGraduation is just around the corner for about 225 Grade 12 students at Chinook High School. June 26 marks the day when they cross the stage, receive their diploma, and begin the next phase of life after spending four years together.For valedictorian Andrea Walker, it brings mixed feelings. Walker, who finishes the year ... Read More »

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UPDATE: Man charged in connection with Monday-afternoon assault has been arrested and is in custody

By Lethbridge Herald on June 9th, 2015

Lethbridge Regional Police Service has arrested Michael Jason Red Crow, 31, in connection with an assault on Monday afternoon.Red Crow is currently in custody, after police issued a warrant for his arrest and sought the public’s assistance in locating him.Red Crow, of no fixed address, is charged with assault with a weapon and breaching the ... Read More »

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Calgary man charged with fraud after trying to take out $20,000 loan

By Lethbridge Herald on June 8th, 2015

Lethbridge Regional Police Service has charged a Calgary man with fraud after he allegedly attempted to use a stolen identity to obtain a substantial loan.On June 4, 2015, police responded to a report of a possible fraud at the Bank of Montreal along University Drive. Bank staff reported a man attended the branch with various ... Read More »

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Cardston RCMP releases composite sketch as police look for information surrounding reported kidnapping and sexual assault

By Lethbridge Herald on June 8th, 2015

The Cardston RCMP has released a composite sketch of a man as police seek information on a reported kidnapping and sexual assault.Officers are looking for the public’s help in identifying an individual in relation to the investigation of a June 3 incident, which occurred at approximately 11 p.m. outside Cardston High School.According to the RCMP, ... Read More »

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LRPS asking for assistance in locating missing 16-year-old girl

By Lethbridge Herald on June 5th, 2015

Lethbridge Regional Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance to locate a missing 16-year-old girl.Juli Kindt was reported missing by family members on June 2.Kindt, who suffers from cognitive disabilities, according to police, has been spending time in the company of a 43-year-old man, and police are concerned for her well-being. Kindt’s family has told ... Read More »

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Cardston RCMP investigating report of kidnapping and sexual assault of a young woman

By Lethbridge Herald on June 5th, 2015

Cardston RCMP officers are investigating a report of a kidnapping and sexual assault of a young woman, which police say occurred at approximately 11 p.m. Wednesday outside Cardston High School.According to police, a dark-coloured van pulled up to a woman, and two men took her into their vehicle and drove to a remote location. During ... Read More »

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Change in government could impact city tax bills, SACPA told

By Lethbridge Herald on June 5th, 2015

Melissa VilleneuveLethbridge Heraldmvilleneuve@lethbridgeherald.comTax incentives provided to large industrial property owners hidden in the province’s regulated assessment process mean individual taxpayers pay more in the long run, according to Stan Dilworth, manager of Assessment and Taxation for The City of Lethbridge.Dilworth presented at the weekly SACPA session on Thursday at Country Kitchen Catering.“If they brought all ... Read More »

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