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Vermilion cyclist the Rio deal?

Lloydminster could have a local Olympic athlete to cheer for at the 2016 Rio games. more »

Paid general holiday not a given

Dear Working Wise: My boss told me that I won’t be getting paid for the Canada Day holiday, because I just started my job. He also said that I won’t get paid overtime for working Canada Day.… more »

The wheel scoop on tires

Tires are like the trunk of a tree.
They bear the weight, keep the vehicle stable, and if you hit the gas too hard, they bark.
Bark, get it? more »

Suspects wanted

Once again members of the public have helped RCMP in identifying an alleged robber—now all the Mounties have to do is find the guy. The Kitscoty RCMP thanked the public for its assistance in helping… more »

'All food should be affordable'

In these tough times it’s always good to stretch a dollar where one can, and one of the common places to start is the grocery budget. more »

Two are stronger as one

The Lloydminster Interval Home announced it will be joining forces with the Lloydminster Community Youth Centre (LCYC), a move that chairman of the board for the Interval Home, Kristy Maizga, described… more »

Boys to entertain at Feast

The Vermilion campus of Lakeland College will celebrate its rural roots and agricultural teaching future with a new Feast on the Farm event. Feast on the Farm will be held Saturday, Aug. 20 at Lakeland’s… more »

More than $2-mill put to good use

Many hands make light work.
That’s a popular motto of Lloydminster Region Health Foundation CEO, Wendy Plandowski who said that again at the agency’s annual donor recognition day June 21. more »

Last of their grain

Some see them as icons of the Prairies, and not only are they endangered, but they may be on the brink of extinction. more »

Amen to Lone Rock church

The Lone Rock United Church had its final service this month, hanging up the closed sign after offering a place of worship for 55 years. Chairman of the board, Terry Crush, said it wasn’t money… more »

Where's our paramedic?

Dear editor: It’s hard to follow the reasoning of Prairie North Heath Region Authority on the ambulance issue (PNHR hears from concerned citizens for seniors care, Lloydminster Booster, May 27). more »

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