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Kitscoty 4-H Beef Club report

The Kitscoty 4-H Beef club began its year on Oct.  19.
We have 11 members this year. more »

Bandits' secret to success

At one point at the start of the season, the Lloydminster Bandits were in last place in the North Eastern Alberta Junior B Hockey League (NEAJBHL). With a month left in their season, they’re firmly… more »

Liners preparing for nationals

Preparations for the 2017 U18 Women’s Canadian Fast Pitch Championship is well underway for the Lloydminster Liners and Lloydminster Amateur Softball Association, as the tournament will come to… more »

It's going to be a wild night

The Lloydminster and District Fish and Game Association (LDFGA) is holding its annual Family Wildlife and Awards Banquet on Jan. 28, offering up great food, live entertainment, and chances to win a list… more »

The man who could talk to horses

In the early 1900s there was a generation of horsemen who were strong, resilient and tough. more »

The old man and the tree

It was just a tree. 
Straightening his back and inspecting the hole that he had just dug, he was pleased. more »

LCYC opens new digs

The Lloydminster Interval Home and the Lloydminster Community Youth Centre (LCYC) joined forces last year, and next month are opening the doors of its new location. more »

What's on!

SATELLITE BINGO Bingo at the Moose Lodge, 5213 - 57 St., doors open at 5 p.m. Bingo satellite, hot balls, nevadas and concession will go Mondays and Wednesdays. Must be 18 to play. LABIS WALKING PROGRAM… more »

Home concert returns

Rhonda Burns and her husband Hal are at it again. The music loving Lloydminster couple is selling tickets for their first home concert of the year featuring Aboriginal singer songwriter, William Prince… more »

Joke turns into acquiring a needed van

The Lloydminster Olive Tree is the beneficiary of a new-to-them Ford cargo van, after a group of local restoration companies donated the vehicle, along with a promise to pay fuel, insurance and maintenance… more »

Top cop to focus on traffic issues

There’s a new inspector in town, though he’s not brand new to the Border City. more »

Third time's the charm

The third time in Lloydminster should a charm for Winnipeg folk roots twins, Lucas and Madeleine Roger who perform as the duo Roger Roger. Roger Roger will be at The Root on Feb. 9 for their third performance… more »

The distinctive crunch of metal on ice…

Remember the good old days of crowding around a black and white television which stood on spindly legs, cheering for your favourite NHL team on Saturday night? more »

Plenty of resources available to find career

Dear Working Wise: My son is interested in computers, but he’s not sure which school or program he should go to. Do you have any tips on choosing a post-secondary school or program? Signed, Hopeful… more »

Ice fishing rules

Now that we have some colder weather, the idea of getting out on the ice to do some ice fishing seems a bit more popular. more »

ACAC teams up with RBC Olympians and Sheldon Kennedy to make some noise for mental health

Student-athletes and mental health advocates in Alberta are teaming up with RBC Olympians and Sheldon Kennedy to reduce stigma related to mental illness and promote mental health and wellness. more »

3-D archery draws hundreds

More than 200 archers participated Lloydminster & Area Archers Indoor 3-D Classic at the Lloydminster Exhibition Grounds on Jan. 7-8, steadying their aim and firing on simulated wildlife targets, looking… more »

Junior Steelers wish for more travel

Sweeping changes to the female hockey model in Alberta last year drastically changed the midget AAA level of hockey, lowering the number of teams to six in order to create competition and better develop… more »

Some financial New Year's resolutions

New year’s resolutions are notoriously short lived.
When thinking of one’s finances, it’s foolhardy to count on a midnight wish to bring about any real change in your situation. more »

What's on!

Every Tuesday — Adapted Yoga 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the workshop room at the Community Services Centre. Free for MS Society members or a $10 membership fee for non members. For more information… more »

Party with the RCMP

The Lloydminster RCMP will be hosting a Regimental Ball on April 8. An RCMP Regimental Ball is a great opportunity for the public to join the RCMP in a formal setting to have a fun evening while experiencing… more »

Cooking to cure cancer

When Jackie Thomas’s niece, Naomi Lendvay, was diagnosed with cancer a year and-a-half ago, the family came upon a frightening statistic. Thomas said only three per cent of all cancer research funding… more »

Cops nab duo suspected in truck theft

A pair of men are facing nearly 30 criminal charges after a police investigation into a break and enter where three firearms were stolen. On Jan. 5, Lloydminster RCMP received a call of a break and enter… more »

Local model on runway to stardom

Local model Kasda Allen may be young, but things are happening fast for her and in a big way. more »

Local outdoors show celebrates 35 years

Anyone interested in guns, archery, camping or outdoor gear in general will have a field day next weekend, when the Lloydminster and District Fish and Game Association (LDFGA) holds its annual Gun and… more »

Lloyd ignored for grants

Lloydminster will reapply for federal infrastructure funds to build an $80 million wastewater treatment plant for the city after being shut out from the latest round of funded project grants. more »

Alleged crooks go from the deep freeze to the cooler

A trio of suspected crooks were lucky they were only arrested—they could have frozen to death. more »

Public input sought about changes to LPSD

The Saskatchewan Government is looking at making some changes to provincial school boards and the Lloydminster Public School Division’s (LPSD) board of education wants the public to make its opinions… more »

Tele-yummy barbecue to raise funds

The Lloydminster Kinsmen and Kinettes are once again offering the chance to enjoy a hot barbecued steak in the gelid mid-winter month of February, all in support of Saskatchewan’s Telemiracle charity. more »

The taxman cometh

Tax filing companies are bracing themselves for another busy season with some employees already in receipt of their T4 slips. more »

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