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September, 2015

Area teens face 200 mischief charges

Published September 30, 2015 by

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Police are charging five local teenagers with a total of 200 counts of mischief, 40 each, in relation to a vandalism spree which left 72 vehicles with smashed windows, mirrors and lights in the early… more »

Candidates debate to be held next week

Published September 30, 2015 by

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The Lloydminster Chamber of Commerce is holding two back-to-back all-candidates forums next week, featuring the federal candidates of both constituencies on either side of the meridian. The forums will… more »

Chargers showing early strength

Published September 29, 2015 by

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A strong start of 20 points in the first five minutes for the Lloydminster Chargers led them to a 34-0 victory Saturday afternoon over the St. Paul Bengals. Things slowed down afterwards, but with time… more »

Barons send air raid at Commandos

Published September 29, 2015 by

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In just five minutes of play, the Lloydminster Comprehensive Barons showed the ability they have to blow any game open quickly, as they took what was an 11-0 first quarter lead and turned into a 39-0… more »

Experience wins championships

Published September 29, 2015 by

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Experience, at least in college volleyball, wins championships. And the Lakeland Rustlers women’s team is full of it. At the end of last season it seemed as if the Rustlers would need to fill some holes… more »

Songs of the human struggle

Published September 29, 2015 by

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Victoria singer Mike Edel wants to be heard and understood, but it can still be weird to be performing his deeply personal and confessional songs in front of friends. “It’s almost easier to play songs… more »

Tanner James tells it how it is

Published September 29, 2015 by

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Tanner James is rediscovering what it means to be a folk singer The Calgarian, who performs at the Root: Community Emporium on Oct. 2, recently returned from a tour of small towns in British Columbia.… more »

SIDS Awareness Month declared

Published September 29, 2015 by

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Lloydminster resident Rob Trainor’s mission to raise awareness and discover the cause of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is being recognized in his hometown. Since the death of his 12-month-old nephew… more »

A classic rock daydream

Published September 29, 2015 by

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Julie Myers of Winkler, Man. Is setting off on an ambitious classic rock tribute show tour. Myers, who performs tributes to Stevie Nicks, will be joined by Mick Jagger and Rod Stewart tribute artists… more »

Blue green algae poisoning causes cattle deaths near Edgerton

Published September 29, 2015 by

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Cattle producers in the region are asked to be on the lookout for blue green algae on their property. On the weekend of Sept. 12 and 13, a producer in the Edgerton area found three dead heifers in his… more »

Changes coming to Municipal Government Act

Published September 29, 2015 by

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The Alberta government has rolled out plans to modernize the Municipal Government Act (MGA). During a conference call on Friday, Municipal Affairs Minister Deron Bilous said the act will be structured… more »

Bringing home the bacon

Published September 29, 2015 by

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How much in groceries could you pull of the shelves in three minutes? Connie Anguttitauruq found out for herself on Sept. 28 after winning a draw by the Lloydminster and Area Brain Injury Society (LABIS),… more »

A learning experience

Published September 24, 2015 by

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Eighteen Ugandan children are crossing North America, singing traditional gospel and faith-based songs and raising money to fund their education. These are the members of the African Children’s Choir,… more »

Healing through humour

Published September 24, 2015 by

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For comedian Don Burnstick, being funny is only part of his job. He also wants to inspire and empower his community. Burnstick, who performs at the Vic Juba Community Theatre on Oct. 2, grew up on the… more »

Barons full of experience

Published September 24, 2015 by

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Experience isn’t lacking on the Lloydminster Comprehensive Barons senior girl’s volleyball team. As the benefactors of a club volleyball system in Lloydminster, the five Grade 10 players the team kept… more »

Sabres sweep through Border Battle

Published September 24, 2015 by

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With a perfect tournament of six victories, including a 2-0 straight sets victory over Glen Avon School from St. Paul, the E.S. Laird Sabre girl’s volleyball team captured the first Border Battle volleyball… more »

Without a home

Published September 24, 2015 by

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Since 2000, the Lloydminster Border Kings have won the Allan Cup twice and hosted the tournament three times, making them one of the storied franchises in Canadian men’s senior hockey. But instability… more »

Hockey still growing in Border City

Published September 24, 2015 by

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Hockey in Lloydminster continues to see growth, as the Lloydminster Minor Hockey Association (LMHA) said they are up to around 1,030 players registered to play hockey this season. That is a 15 to 20 player… more »

Making homes more affordable

Published September 24, 2015 by

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A new housing initiative is offering to help cover the cost of a down payment for prospective Lloydminster homebuyers. Until Nov. 4, community-minded Lloydmintserites with an annual household income of… more »

LEDC recognized for business development

Published September 24, 2015 by

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The Lloydminster Economic Development Corporation (LEDC) is receiving international recognition from an American business publication. Site Selection, an American magazine covering “corporate real estate… more »

Ridley Bent plays his wild card

Published September 24, 2015 by

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Ridley Bent’s world is filled with risk takers and trouble makers. And while the Winnipeg country singer works within the confines of the law, he likes to explore characters in his music who are partial… more »

Support for local tourism entrepreneurs

Published September 24, 2015 by

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The Alberta government has launched a new program to assist entrepreneurs with a focus on tourism in the province. The program will include tools and services that are now available for entrepreneurs… more »

Walking for the homeless

Published September 24, 2015 by

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Jason McComb has been pushing his buggy down the highway since April 2014. While he may be mistaken as homeless, McComb’s not asking for spare change, he’s asking for societal change. McComb is walking… more »

Terry Fox Run a hit

Published September 24, 2015 by

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Attendance was up for this year’s Terry Fox Run held at Bud Miller All Seasons Park on Sunday. About 75 to 100 people participated in the event, according to organizers, a good showing for the milestone… more »

Bobcats focused to be a special team

Published September 24, 2015 by

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There remains only three teams in the Alberta Junior Hockey League (AJHL) with perfect records. The Spruce Grove Saints and Camrose Kodiaks are natural selections to be undefeated to start the season,… more »

MS Society endorses IRPP recommendations

Published September 24, 2015 by

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The MS Society of Canada has endorsed recommendations made by the Institute for Research on Public Policy (IRPP) for fundamental renewal of Canada’s income, disability and employment support system. The… more »

Barons humbled after Week 2 loss

Published September 22, 2015 by

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If the Week 2 loss to the St. Paul Lions was a wake up call for the Lloydminster Comprehensive Barons, then Friday’s victory was the response. And while it was a 45-6 victory in their favour, it wasn’t… more »

Perfect, yet work to be done

Published September 22, 2015 by

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Their winning percentage may say 100 per cent, but the Lloydminster Bobcats themselves are not quite there just yet. They are creating great opportunist, playing a fast, physical game of hockey, however,… more »

Del Barber's deep prairie roots

Published September 22, 2015 by

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Winnipeg folk singer Del Barber has made a career out of putting the Prairies to music. Since his 2009 debut, Where the City Ends, Barber has been writing about life in Western Canada, spinning tales… more »

The cost of addiction

Published September 22, 2015 by

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National sports broadcaster Scott Oake and his wife Anne brought a crowd of more than 250 people at the Walter A. Thorpe Recovery Centre to solemn silence as they shared their story about how addiction… more »

Former Border City resident heads to Western Canada Fashion Week

Published September 22, 2015 by

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A Lloydminster native and recent graduate with a specialized lingerie design degree from the United Kingdom will be showing off her collection at Western Canada Fashion Week. Kimberly Hamilton, who graduated… more »

Charity hat auction is back

Published September 21, 2015 by

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Lloydminster’s NHL Hat Auction is back for a second year. In 2014 the charity event raised close to $14,000 for the Vic Juba Community theatre, going towards infrastructure projects like new lighting… more »

Restructuring of Bandits a process

Published September 17, 2015 by

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Adam Andrew’s three-year contract extension with the Lloydminster Bandits wasn’t just about securing a coach for the next three seasons. It was part of a whole restructuring within the organization and… more »

Early season a learning experience

Published September 17, 2015 by

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It’s a full rebuild year for the Lloydminster Comprehensive Barons senior boy’s volleyball team, who have only three Grade 12 players returning from last season and have many new Grade 10 players filling… more »

Wake-up call for Rustler men

Published September 17, 2015 by

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Simply put, the Lakeland Rustlers men’s soccer team played bad in their first game of the season. They rebounded off their 4-0 loss to the SAIT Trojans with a 7-0 victory over the Olds College Broncos,… more »

Women Rustlers get results from opening weekend

Published September 17, 2015 by

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Lakeland College got results in their first week of women’s soccer play, even if the lead up to the opening weekend was anywhere near where head coach Kevin Wagner expects the team to be playing. After… more »

RBC Cup planning on schedule

Published September 17, 2015 by

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Planning for the 2016 RBC Cup has be on-going for over a year already, but with the drop of the puck on the Lloydminster Bobcats hockey season, there is just over 240 days until the puck drops for the… more »

Border Battle brings new competition to middle schools

Published September 17, 2015 by

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Thirty-two teams is one of the largest fields for a junior volleyball tournament in Lloydminster, and this week, two of them will be crowned junior boy’s and girl’s champions at the first Border Battle… more »

Fighting the stigma

Published September 17, 2015 by

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On Sept. 10, Mayor Rob Saunders proclaimed September to be Addiction Recovery Awareness Month in Lloydminster. “Addiction is a disease impacting individuals, families and communities here in Lloydminster… more »

Peace and discovery at LCSC

Published September 17, 2015 by

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Peace and discovery are the themes for this year’s Culture Days at the Lloydminster Cultural and Science Centre (LCSC). “We wanted to just encourage diversity because we have so many different cultures… more »

Terry Fox Run set for Sunday

Published September 17, 2015 by

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The entire country is gearing up to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the Terry Fox Run and Lloydminster is no different. Organizers are hoping for about 100 participants at this year’s event on Sept.… more »

Co-op named one of Sask.'s best businesses

Published September 17, 2015 by

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The consistency that Lloydminster and District Co-op has enjoyed in the last decade is no accident. Its commitment to long-term planning enables them to grow and profit year after year. Once again, Saskatchewan… more »

Clinic offers free legal advice for local residents

Published September 17, 2015 by

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Lloydminster and area residents who need legal advice will get their chance this week, free of charge, as Pro Bono Law Alberta (PBLA) and Pro Bono Law Saskatchewan (PBLS) are holding a free legal clinic… more »

Jail-N-Bail raises money for cancer research

Published September 17, 2015 by

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It’s almost time for the Canadian Cancer Society’s Jail-N-Bail, where people can drop the dime on their co-workers for a good cause. Taking place on Sept. 29, the event raises money for the Canadian Cancer… more »

MS Society welcomes new chapter manager

Published September 17, 2015 by

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The MS Society of Canada has recently welcomed its new Lloydminster chapter manager. Lacey Flichel officially assumed the gig on Aug. 31 and is now settling in to her new roles and duties. “It’s a little… more »

Jammin' for autism awareness

Published September 16, 2015 by

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Seventeen local and area musical acts are coming together to help raise money for the Autism Canada Foundation at Lloydminster’s first Jammin’ at the Jube concert. “I have an autistic nephew so it’s very… more »

Manitoba duo coming to a living room near you

Published September 16, 2015 by

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Winnipeg country singer Keith Dyck says the more comfortable he is, the more he feels like he can do what he does. And nothing is more comfortable than playing in the home of a new friend. On Sept. 20,… more »

Season started on the right path

Published September 15, 2015 by

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No one could fault the Lloydminster Bobcats if they opened the season losing one or both of their first two games against the Bonnnyville Pontiacs. Considering the hype manufactured by their loaded roster… more »

Development set for 44 Street lot

Published September 15, 2015 by

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The vacant plot of land at the corner of 44 Street and 50 Avenue will soon be the home of a new commercial plaza. At its Sept. 8 meeting, Lloydminster city council approved the development permit for… more »

Raiders get production out of special teams play

Published September 15, 2015 by

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Liam Hayward is typically the Holy Rosary Raiders leader on defence, as the Grade 12 safety has been a starter with the football team ever since entering the school in Grade 10. And as one of the Raiders… more »

Enjoy what is coming this season

Published September 15, 2015 by

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In a season where there is so much pressure on the Lloydminster Bobcats to perform on the ice and win a national championship, on Thursday at Evening of Champions, the team’s annual fundraising event,… more »

Youth Centre has "a place to call home"

Published September 15, 2015 by

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The Lloydminster Community Youth Centre (LCYC) has officially been handed the keys to its new home, the former RCMP detachment building on 47 Avenue south of 44 Street. At a presentation at the new location… more »

No shift off at midget Bobcats camp

Published September 15, 2015 by

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Midget AAA Lloydminster Bandit Pipeline Bobcats head coach Travis Clayton told every player who came out for tryouts to give it everything they had on every shift. While that may sound like a typical… more »

Religious conference opens dialogue

Published September 15, 2015 by

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The Ahmadiyya Muslim community of Lloydminster hosted a world religions conference on Sept. 11 at the Vic Juba Community Theatre, which saw representatives of four different faiths come together and discuss… more »

Stubbs advocates for small businesses

Published September 15, 2015 by

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In an interview with CBC’s Peter Mansbridge that took place on Sept. 8, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau said that many small businesses in the country were used by wealthy people to save money on taxes,… more »

Test drive for a cause

Published September 15, 2015 by

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If you’ve ever wanted to drive a brand new Buick, but never had deep enough pockets to afford one, this month you can have your chance free of charge. Westridge Buick GMC is partnering up with Bishop… more »

Lloyd grillers tops in Canada

Published September 14, 2015 by

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Lloydminster’s Bordertown Bar-B-Que is sitting on top of the Canadian BBQ Society’s national rankings following a successful showing at Calgary’s BBQ on the Bow competition on the Labour Day weekend.… more »

World travelled netminder

Published September 10, 2015 by

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Alec Leclerc almost fell asleep during the Lloydminster Bobcats preseason game in Wainwright against the Battlefords North Stars. He had been back in Canada for just a couple of days since returning from… more »

Bobcats boast a dynamic defensive core

Published September 10, 2015 by

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There is an old saying in sports that defence wins championships. The Lloydminster Bobcats seem to subscribe to that logic, as through trades and signings in the offseason, they have produced what may… more »

Pressure on captain to lead

Published September 10, 2015 by

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There are many timely traditions in hockey, some more sacred than others. But perhaps one of the most revered is the hoisting of the Cup by the team captain, the eventual skate around the ice, the first… more »

Can the Bobcats win the RBC Cup?

Published September 10, 2015 by

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Gord Thibodeau doesn’t know if the Lloydminster Bobcats are good enough right now to win the RBC Cup in May. And the good thing for the coach and general manager is, that on the eve of the regular season,… more »

Replicating Rod

Published September 10, 2015 by

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What started as a Halloween joke has turned into a career for Rod Stewart tribute singer Vic Vaga. “The Rod Stewart tribute thing literally just fell in my lap and never stopped growing,” he said in an… more »

Bringing live music into the home

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Lloydminster resident Rhonda Burns is getting the chance to enjoy live music from the comfort of her own living room, and she’s inviting the rest of the community to join her. “What we do is we have six… more »

Raising suicide awareness

Published September 10, 2015 by

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At city council’s Sept. 8 meeting Mayor Rob Saunders proclaimed Sept. 10 to be World Suicide Prevention Day in Lloydminster. “Nearly one million people worldwide die by suicide every year. This corresponds… more »

City widely endorsed as tourist destination: survey

Published September 10, 2015 by

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According to a new survey by Lloydminster Tourism, Lloydminster residents overwhelmingly recommend the Border City as a travel destination, but have trouble finding resources when it comes to planning… more »

Jayman Built MS Walk receives final yearly donation

Published September 10, 2015 by

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Local ambassadors for multiple sclerosis, Gail and Barry Taylor, donated a cheque to the Lloydminster Jayman Built MS Walk on Sept. 8, marking the last donation for this year’s campaign. The $25,000 donation,… more »

Project helps new filmmakers

Published September 10, 2015 by

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Telus’ funding program for film creators, Story Hive, has announced its new Digital Shorts edition, which will give funding to emerging filmmakers, artists, writers, directors and performers in Alberta… more »

Producers hope for warmer weather

Published September 10, 2015 by

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Producers across Saskatchewan will be looking forward to the warmer temperatures in the latter part of this week after weekend rain and cool weather put harvest to a momentary halt. According to Environment… more »

Midwest Furniture up for community award

Published September 8, 2015 by

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Lloydminster’s Midwest Furniture and Appliances is one of five finalists for the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce’s ABEX Award in the Community Cornerstone category. “We were extremely surprised and honoured… more »

From the turntable to the stage

Published September 8, 2015 by

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James Murdoch has been listening to the 1986 Paul Simon album Graceland all his life. “My mom had bought a CD player, and back then there were only three CDs that even existed and so it came with it,”… more »

The art of still life

Published September 8, 2015 by

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Amelia MacLauchlan sits at a table sewing up holes in a recently skinned badger pelt. She is preparing the hide to be mounted. “Just a couple more holes and then I’ll put the eyes in,” she said, weaving… more »

Sask. gov't aims to balance budget despite deficit

Published September 8, 2015 by

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The Province of Saskatchewan has released its first quarter fiscal update with total revenue for 2015-16 forecasted at $14.04 billion, down $237.8 million from budget. Total expense is forecasted at $14.33… more »

Sask. NDP fights for whistleblower protection

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The Saskatchewan NDP party joined forces with the privacy commissioner to demand stronger legislation after the Office of the Premier released private information about a whistleblower who went public… more »

Red Bicycle Communications nominated for ABEX award

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The finalists for Saskatchewan’s 2015 ABEX awards have been announced and among them sits Lloydminster’s Red Bicycle Communications. The marketing company was nominated in the Young Entrepreneur of the… more »

Continue from where they left off

Published September 8, 2015 by

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The new no-huddle offence needed a bit of time to get out of the gate, but Holy Rosary’s defence shutout the Westlock Thunderbirds in their Week 1 Wheatland Football League (WFL) matchup, giving new quarterback… more »

All-around victory for Barons

Published September 8, 2015 by

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Through the air, on the ground and even on defence, the Lloydminster Comprehensive Barons found a way for every position to get in on the scoring Thursday afternoon, as the cruised to a 60-0 victory over… more »

Oil Kings win Border Battle

Published September 8, 2015 by

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The Edmonton Oil Kings can lay claim to the Border Battle, despite not leading for a single second in Sunday night’s 4-3 overtime victory over the Saskatoon Blades on Sunday night at the Centennial Civic… more »

Crossing musical borders

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When the Whiskey Jerks come to Lloydminster on Sept. 10 on their way to perform at the Jasper Folk Music Festival, they’ll performing in Alberta for first time, sort of. “We’ll be that close. That close… more »

An extreme style of conditioning

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Sometimes, even training needs to have some out-of-the-box thinking applied to it. While the women on the Lakeland Rustlers’ basketball team have spent the majority of their time in the gym running and… more »

First start under centre for Raider QB

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Last season, Tommy Yanchuck was the understudy. This year, he is in the spotlight, calling plays in the huddle and lining up under centre for the Holy Rosary Raiders. The Grade 11 quarterback has a lot… more »

Female hockey taking academy approach

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Lloydminster could be without female elite hockey within the next year if recommendations from Hockey Alberta lead to the elimination of the program. In an attempt to keep elite female hockey players… more »

Kinette Club goes lights out with fundraiser

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The Kinette Club of Lloydminster is flicking the switch on Amie’s Run. Last year, the group raised money for Cystic Fibrosis Canada with a traditional charity walk and run through Bud Miller All Seasons… more »

High heels for a cause

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Lloydminster’s second Walk a Mile in Her Shoes charity walk to raise awareness of sexual violence is taking place on Sept. 19. Registration begins at 11 a.m. at The Root: Community Emporium on the day… more »

Synergy recognized for community involvement

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Lloydminster’s Synergy Credit Union is a finalist for a province-wide business award for community involvement. The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce recently announced the finalists for its 2015 ABEX… more »

City council briefs

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Five Lloydminster properties will be put up for public auction in November as a result of the owners’ failure to pay property taxes in more than two years. Tax liens were registered against two of the… more »

Five youths suspected in vandalism spree

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Lloydminster RCMP have identified five teenage boys they strongly believe are responsible for a recent spate of vandalism which left 72 vehicles with smashed windows, mirrors and lights. RCMP Insp. Suki… more »

Kiwanis Club is ready to celebrate 100 years

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Around the world, the Kiwanis Club has approximately 600,000 members. The Lloydminster Kiwanis Club accounts for about 35 of them. “I think we’re one of the best things in the community but we don’t blow… more »

Alberta's fiscal update shows growing deficit

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The Alberta government gave their 2015-16 first quarter fiscal update on Aug. 31, which showed the province’s total expenses to be $50.2 billion on a fully consolidated basis. The report forecasts revenue… more »

Alberta royalty review kicks off

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The Government of Alberta has given its royalty review the green light and announced the review advisory panel will start reaching out to Albertans as it looks at the province’s non-renewable resource… more »

Bringing Canadian art to the world

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An international project is bringing Canadian art to the world stage. Luciano Benetton, the billionaire Italian businessman behind the United Colors of Benneton clothing line, is compiling a giant art… more »

Sask. NDP fight for whistle-blower protection

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The Saskatchewan NDP have joined forces with the province’s privacy commissioner to demand stronger legislation after the office of the premier released private information about a whistleblower who went… more »

RCMP identify suspects in vandalism spree

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Lloydminster RCMP have identified five teenage boys they strongly believe are responsible for a recent spate of vandalism which left 72 vehicles with windows, mirrors and lights smashed. more »

Effort lacking in preseason

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Through the first two preseason games of seven for the Lloydminster Bobcats, the effort simply wasn’t there. Despite a 3-2 come-from-behind victory last Thursday over the Bonnville Pontiacs, the Bobcats… more »

Rustlers come unprepared

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The women’s basketball season doesn’t start for another month in the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC), but it’s good that the Lakeland Rustlers’ team came in early to start training camp, as… more »

City introduces sponsorship strategy

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For the first time, the City of Lloydminster has a policy in place on paper to outline the proper protocol to follow when pursuing potential advertising and sponsorship opportunities. Council approved… more »

City renews library lease

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For the next five years, the Lloydminster Public Library will continue to call the Atrium Centre home. At its Aug. 24 meeting, Lloydminster city council voted to renew the library’s lease with the Servus… more »

Capturing the prairies on canvas

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Sandra Knoss explores the vast prairie landscape searching for artistic inspiration. The Rockglen, Sask.-based painter will drive and hike and climb the highest hills, looking out as far as she can see,… more »

Lakeland College unveils new Energy Centre

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Lakeland College’s new Energy Centre comes with obvious benefits. It’s bigger and better. It’s new and improved. Its laundry list of special features includes a state-of-the-art once-through steam generator,… more »

Enrolment breakdown at Lakeland College

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In the 2015-16 school year, Lakeland College expects to serve over 7,000 full-time and part-time students between its Lloydminster and Vermilion campuses, in addition to 29 students in Edmonton. The college… more »

Healthy lunch integral to succeeding in school

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Skipping school is one thing, but skipping lunch is another. “Lunch is definitely important to provide energy for the day and to fuel learning,” said Taressa Waye, a registered dietitian for Alberta Health… more »

Thorpe Recovery Centre set to celebrate 40 years

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The Thorpe Recovery Centre will be celebrating its 40th anniversary this September with a few events as well as its annual general meeting (AGM). The events will take place on Sept. 15, 17 and 19 and… more »

Ingram wants to engage young voters

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Liberal candidate for Battlefords-Lloydminster, Larry Ingram, has a strong desire to engage young voters. He says the previous Conservative government has put the country in serious debt and it’s going… more »


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