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You aren’t the only person affected by your hearing issues

By Herald on July 6th, 2022

Why healthy hearing is a gift to both you and your loved ones Photo: iStock Have family members been telling you that your television is cranked up too high? Are you having issues following conversations? Is it difficult to understand the person on the other end of the phone line? If you answered yes to ... Read More »

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TELUS STORYHIVE Voices 2.0 is seeking local creators to tell unique stories

By Lethbridge Herald on June 29th, 2022

Submit your project idea for a chance to receive a $10,000 grant, training, peer-mentorship and distribution on TELUS Optik TV Jordon Hon setting up the camera to interview a Chinatown litter pickup volunteer. Photo by Man Ho Calling all Lethbridge beginner and emerging creators! TELUS STORYHIVE is now accepting applications for the Voices 2.0 program, ... Read More »

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It’s time to overcome the stigma of hearing loss

By Lethbridge Herald on June 22nd, 2022

If left unaddressed, hearing issues can have negative effect on overall health Photo: HearingLife Why are people so resistant to getting hearing aids? Untreated hearing loss can lead to a host of other health issues, including a greater chance of dementia, and yet it can take those who notice hearing loss up to seven years ... Read More »

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Lottery helps keep STARS flying the friendly skies

By Lethbridge Herald on February 21st, 2022

STARS’ mission is saving lives and the annual lottery is key in ensuring they’re able to do so. Their patients are the reason they fly, and STARS LOTTERY this year has over 2,800 prizes all together worth over $4.8 million.“We have three grand prizes which are fully furnished dream homes: one in Calgary, one in ... Read More »

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The Shaw Charity Classic: A Canadian fundraising success story

By Lethbridge Herald on December 7th, 2021

The annual community support event continues to grow as one of the country’s most impactful fundraising events Young fan takes in the energy of the Shaw Charity Classic in 2018  As Canadians put away their golf clubs in favour of hockey sticks this winter, the impact of Calgary’s Shaw Charity Classic continues to be felt throughout the ... Read More »

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Getting your retirement plans back on track

By Lethbridge Herald on July 20th, 2021

It’s likely that your retirement plans have changed since the beginning of the pandemic. Many Canadians have had to reduce or freeze contributions to their retirement savings due to financial challenges during the past year, and some may feel they are falling behind on their goals. While you think about getting back on track, consider ... Read More »

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Busting Myths about CPP Investments and CPP

By Lethbridge Herald on July 9th, 2021

Back in the late 1990s, there were serious concerns about how long the CPP would be able to continue paying benefits. Hard work was done to fix this, including creation of CPP Investments to invest contributions. But 20 years later, many Canadians still believe the CPP Fund is running out of money and won’t be ... Read More »

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CPP is designed to be there when, and where, you retire

By Lethbridge Herald on May 17th, 2021

Do you know where you’ll live after you retire? Some people do. They’ve laid their plans and maybe even bought their retirement home or condo. But for many, retirement plans are fluid – or just viewed as a long way off. For those whose retirement plans aren’t set in stone, the option to take pension ... Read More »

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A CMC is an Invaluable Asset to any Organization

By Lethbridge Herald on March 25th, 2021

In the world of business, not-for-profits and government enterprise, a Certified Management Consultant or a CMC is an invaluable asset to any organization – big or small. Doug Macnamara “What you’re getting when you get a CMC is somebody who can help you in all parts of your business, not-for-profit or government enterprise,” said Doug ... Read More »

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Our Mission is Constant. The Prizes are New.

By Lethbridge Herald on March 4th, 2021

While the novel coronavirus continues to alter daily life, STARS crews are continuing to fly missions daily for Albertans in desperate need of medical care. STARS launched its 28th edition of the STARS Lottery on Sunday, giving Albertans the chance to help raise funds to support their vital operations, as well as offering the chance ... Read More »

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Input Needed For Proposed Parking Bylaw

By Lethbridge Herald on October 27th, 2020

Lethbridge County is considering the implementation of a parking bylaw due to complaints of commercial vehicles, trailers, RVs, and other improperly parked vehicles within the County’s residential and industrial areas.  As there is currently no parking bylaw in place, the County has limited ability to enforce parking restrictions in these areas. The proposed bylaw outlines ... Read More »

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