March 28th, 2015

Southern People

Young scientists to take talents to national stage

By Lethbridge Herald on March 28th, 2015

Melissa Villeneuve Lethbridge Herald mvilleneuve@lethbridgeherald.com Their names were announced, and they could hardly contain their excitement. Four scientifically inclined southern Alberta students won an all expenses-paid trip to represent Lethbridge at the national science fair in New Brunswick. Almost 120 students took part in SCI-FUSION 2015: The Lethbridge Regional Science... Read More »

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No winning ticket for Saturday night’s $30 million Lotto 649 jackpot

By The Canadian Press on March 28th, 2015

TORONTO – No one has the winning ticket for the $30-million jackpot in Saturday night’s Lotto 6-49 draw. The jackpot for the next draw on Apr. 1 will be approximately $35-million. The lottery’s big prize hasn’t been won since Mar. 4th, when $5-million was shared by two ticketholders in Ontario. &#... Read More »

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Kentucky stays unbeaten, survives scare and beats Notre Dame 68-66 in NCAA tournament

By Tom Withers, The Associated Press on March 28th, 2015

CLEVELAND – Pushed to the brink, Kentucky’s still perfect and still playing. Andrew Harrison made two free throws with six seconds remaining, and the top-seeded Wildcats kept their unbeaten season and national title hopes intact with a 68-66 win over Notre Dame on Saturday night in the Midwest Regional final. The Wildcats (38-0) advanced to ... Read More »

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Brett Hickey nets hat trick as Rock clinch playoff spot in win over Roughnecks

By The Canadian Press on March 28th, 2015

CALGARY – Brett Hickey finished off a hat trick with a tiebreaking goal at 13:54 of the fourth quarter as the Toronto Rock clinched a post-season berth with a 12-10 win over the Calgary Roughnecks on Saturday in National Lacrosse League action. Josh Sanderson and Kasey Beirnes had a pair of goals each for the ... Read More »

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Bozak’s four-point night lifts Leafs over Senators 4-3 in overtime

By Kyle Cicerella, The Canadian Press on March 28th, 2015

TORONTO – Tyler Bozak’s best game of his career came at the wrong time of the season for the Ottawa Senators. Bozak recorded his first career hat trick and assisted on Eric Brewer’s winner in overtime as the Toronto Maple Leafs edged Ottawa 4-3 on Saturday to keep the Senators searching for the second wild-card ... Read More »

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Kentucky stays unbeaten, holds off Notre Dame 68-66 in NCAA tournament to make Final Four

By Tom Withers, The Associated Press on March 28th, 2015

CLEVELAND – Pushed to the brink, Kentucky’s still perfect and still playing. Andrew Harrison made two free throws with six seconds remaining, and the top-seeded Wildcats kept their unbeaten season and national title hopes intact with a 68-66 win over Notre Dame on Saturday night in the Midwest Regional final. The Wildcats (38-0) advanced to ... Read More »

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Different is good: Angelina Jolie delivers empowerment message at Kids’ Choice Award

By Lynn Elber, The Associated Press on March 28th, 2015

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Angelina Jolie, who has sought to inspire women with public candour about her own health, brought another message of empowerment to the Kids’ Choice Awards. The actress, voted favourite villain for her role as the title character in “Maleficent,” received excited hugs from daughters Shiloh and Zahara at Saturday’s ceremony before ... Read More »

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Earnshaw scores late as Vancouver Whitecaps edge Portland Timbers 2-1

By Jason Keller, The Canadian Press on March 28th, 2015

VANCOUVER – Robert Earnshaw scored in the 90th minute in his Vancouver debut as the Whitecaps opened their defence of the Cascadia Cup with a 2-1 victory against the rival Portland Timbers on Saturday. The veteran forward, who signed with the Whitecaps earlier in the week, made his debut in the 86th minute as a ... Read More »

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Pacioretty scores OT winner as Canadiens clinch playoff berth by edging Panthers

By Kelsey Patterson, The Canadian Press on March 28th, 2015

MONTREAL – Max Pacioretty scored in overtime as the Montreal Canadiens beat the visiting Florida Panthers 3-2 on Saturday to clinch a playoff berth. Lars Eller and Alex Galchenyuk scored for the Canadiens (47-21-8) in regulation time and Carey Price stopped 21 shots for his 41st win of the season. Aleksander Barkov had a pair ... Read More »

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Brewer scores OT winner, Bozak has hat trick as Leafs edge Ottawa

By Kyle Cicerella, The Canadian Press on March 28th, 2015

TORONTO – Eric Brewer scored in overtime as the Toronto Maple Leafs edged the Ottawa Senators 4-3 Saturday at Air Canada Centre. Tyler Bozak had a hat trick for the Maple Leafs (28-42-6), who snapped a seven-game skid. Mark Stone, Curtis Lazar and Kyle Turris supplied the offence for the Senators (37-25-12), who fell behind ... Read More »

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Walmart in Peterborough, Ont. locked down Saturday

By The Canadian Press on March 28th, 2015

PETERBOROUGH, Ont. – A Walmart in Peterborough was locked down for several hours Saturday after reports of a shot being fired in the area. Peterborough Police are saying little, only posting on Twitter than the store was no longer in lockdown by Saturday evening. Earlier in the evening, police said they were trying to make ... Read More »

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