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Geary adjusting to life in Canada

His first season in Canada took time to adjust to, but for the Bobcats resident American Patrick Geary, once he got into the swing of things with the ...

Red Dogs clinch first

A 41-20 victory over the defending Capital District Minor Football Association champion Parkland Predators not only kept the Lloydminster Red Dog midg...

Red Dogs continue perfect start

Desiatnyk leads Red Dogs with three touchdowns in victory over Edmonton.

On the international stage

Every weekend leading up to the Optimist U18 International Curling Championships, Jared Latos had to make the trip to Calgary for practice.

Rookie wins Marwayne PBR

Bulls the true winners in championship round, bucking off all 10 riders.


Hi-Fibre Content for the soul

The Lloydminster Cultural and Science Centre is known for bringing in good things to put on display. Everyone knows that fibre is good for you, but ...

Getting kicks just off Hwy 16 at the Root

Saturday night, music lovers were treated to some old-style blues and early roots type tunes offered up by Edmonton’s Front Porch Roots Revue ...

Disney classic done a little differently

Beauty and the Beast is set to open at Kitscoty Hall May 15, followed by Alumni Hall at Lakeland College, Vermilion Campus on May 16. This production ...

Post Comedy hits Lloydminster tonight

Whether it’s a murder mystery or a cat burglar robbing a home, Robert Post is preparing for anything when his show opens tonight at the Vic Juba...

Jazz returns

Opening night at the Root a huge success for local jazz community.



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February 2014

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Wall tours Maidstone

With the provincial budget being described as tight by provincial Finance Minister Ken Krawetz, Premier Brad Wall said he believes that they are working toward the issues that are being raised in communities around the province.

Locals to push provinces for rental caps

“They’re so excited about people moving into town that they forget we already live here. We are already working our jobs, paying our taxes, doing our due diligence as Lloydminster citizens, they forget that we already live here.”

Robinson appointed LPSD director

Come the end of the school year, the Lloydminster Public School Division’s (LPSD) deputy director will be stepping into the top spot.

Krawetz responds to critics

Minister of Finance Ken Krawetz came under attack in the legislative assembly earlier this month after it was revealed that he allegedly expensed taxpayers for a car service while in London last June. 

PCs set leadership rules

The Progressive Conservative Association of Alberta (PCAA) has announced rules for the 2014 leadership selection process.

RCMP officer visits Neighbourhood Watch AGM

A fairly good number of people turned out to voice their concerns and to hear RCMP Cpl. Melinda Brennan speak and answer questions.


Animals help teach children about agriculture

The Lloydminster Exhibition  Association presented Ag. Education Day March 26, an event that keeps getting stronger every year since its incept...

Are you ready for Showcase 2014?

It is in fact the largest trade show for home, garden sport and leisure that is held annually in Lloydminster that will run from March 21 to March 23 ...

Short-term fix to grain movement problem

Railway companies will begin shipping an additional 500 cars a week so they can comply with last week's order in council by Transportation Ministe...

Golden years of agriculture upon us: Olson

Alberta Agriculture Minster Verlyn Olson said that since taking the position last year he has become used to saying that things in the sector are good...

Agriculture a tough sell for NDP

The leader of the fourth party in the legislative assembly will be the first one to admit that when people think of the NDP, they don’t instantl...