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Mr. Fireworks ended career with a bang

It doesn’t take too long to figure out that the passion and the dedication for fireworks, while retiring last year on Canada Day, is still there. For almost 25 years, Larry Olynyk enjoyed making people… more »

The world championship of bunnock – bringing the world to Macklin

Macklin is gearing up to host its annual Bunnock tournament from Aug. 1 to 3, 2014. Along with the games will be entertainment, beer gardens, dances, children’s rides, pancake breakfasts and let’s not… more »

Provinces sign health MOU

Lloydminster will have more equitable and fair health care services delivery, after both Alberta and Saskatchewan signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) Monday at city hall. The document, which has… more »

Newly named Gibney House ready to make history

It has been decided that the newest project to battle homelessness in Lloydminster shall be known as the Gibney House. The project is named after Dr. Eugene Gibney, who was one of the founders of the… more »

Wide Mouth Mason thrilled to be back in Lloyd

Two shows will be happening at the Border Bike Rally Cabaret next Saturday. The Saskatchewan-formed group Wide Mouth Mason will be taking the stage before Big Sugar in what Shaun Verreault is describing… more »

Big Sugar all about having a good time

One of the biggest names in recent Canadian music history is about to come to Lloydminster to perform at the Border Bike Rally Saturday, July 26. Big Sugar, who got their start in the late 1980s and has… more »

Prentice makes splash in Lloyd

Former federal MP Jim Prentice made a pit stop in Lloydminster Tuesday afternoon, speaking with party supporters and supporters for his upcoming election campaign for leadership of the Progressive Conservative… more »

Lukaszuk makes stop in Lloydminster

Monday afternoon, Thomas Lukaszuk began a two-day stop in the Border City, drumming up support for his leadership bid for the Progressive Conservative Association of Alberta. Lukaszuk made stops at the… more »

Safe splashing

With summer being in full swing, many head to the lake to either relax on the boat or splash around in the water. But the fun and games can quickly turn into scary instances, if proper safety measures… more »