A positive attitude will serve you well

Dear Working Wise: I was laid off from my job unfairly. I worked for this company for over six months. During that time, I introduced a number of successful projects, including one that saved the company… more »

The payday loan trap

Payday loans are high interest, short-term loans that can be obtained without a credit check. As the name implies, they are advertised as a way for someone with poor credit to obtain fast cash until they… more »

Border City students to share their stories

Lloydminster youth will be given a voice and the chance to share their story at Pecha Kucha 1.5. On April 6 at 7 p.m., 12 Lloydminster high school students will individually take to the stage at the Vic… more »

Seedy Saturday to gather green thumbs

Border City gardeners can share their green thumb experiences and swap seeds at Seedy Saturday on April 1. more »

So long Streetscapes, hello D.L.

Streeptscapes is dead. Long live Downtown Lloydminster.
The Downtown Business Improvement District (BID) has re-branded and renamed itself, Downtown Lloydminster with a new logo, website and banners. more »

Fairy godmothers descend upon Border City

The Cinderella Project has launched in Lloydminster for girls and their families who may be experiencing financial pressure around graduation expenses. more »

Husky may face legal action over spill

Husky Energy Ltd. could face legal action for not shutting down its pipeline system when operators were alerted to a potential leak that led to a spill of oil into the North Saskatchewan River last July. more »

WHEN YOU WISH...

Local Make-A-Wish volunteers Leanne Hawes and Tanya LeBlanc are pictured with Colby Jezowski and his parents Rachel and Darcy. With the help of Art Soul Life Creative Studio, A Bit Extreme, and Lloydminster… more »

Chief for a Day contest

The City of Lloydminster Public Safety team invites elementary students in Grades 4-6 to participate in the Chief for a Day contest. more »

Vet celebrates 35 years

Dr. Doug Weir didn’t have much time to savour the celebration of his 35 year membership with the Alberta Veterinary Medical Association. more »

Secrecy surrounds bowling lanes

A couple of unknown entrepreneurs are leading a bid to fast-lane the construction of a new bowling alley in Lloydminster in 2017. more »

Ukrainian clubs to dance through Border City

The Lloydminster Ukrainian Cultural Association/Malanka Dancers will be hosting the 12th annual Lloydminster Ukrainian Dancing on the Border Festival this weekend. more »

Science Olympics starts tomorrow

Greatness awaits.
That’s the theme of the 2017 Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists’ Science Olympics to be held at Holy Rosary High School Friday from 1 to 3 p.m. more »

A 27-year labour of love

Call it an obsession, a hobby, or simply a labour of love. Whatever it was that drove Gerald Wells to spend 27 years, and about 22,000 hours of his life, to hand-build hand a fully functional, model tractor,… more »

Co-op debuts new shopping cart

The Lloydminster & District Co-op has brought Caroline’s Cart to its Lloydminster Co-op Marketplace. Caroline’s Cart is a shopping cart created for special needs children and adults who may… more »

Privatization bad business, says union

The Canadian Office and Professional Employees Union (COPE) Local 397 held a town hall meeting March 15 at the Days Hotel & Suites Lloydminster to address Bill 40, which is being put forward by the Government… more »

Annual emergency alert notification

On April 19, the City of Lloydminster will conduct an annual city-wide test of its Emergency Alert System, which will include phone calls to numbers listed in the White Pages and Yellow Pages. more »

A lasting love

At only 16 years old, Cliff and Marion Espetveidt first met in Marwayne, embarking on what would become 75 happy years of marriage. more »

Fire risk high, warns fire department

Where there is smoke, there’s fire and that could mean parts of the Lloydminster region covered by the Britannia Fire Department this spring. The department is already on alert for grassfires following… more »

Olympian pedals mental health in Lloyd

Six-time Olympic medalist Clara Hughes could help put Lloydminster on the podium for mental health accomplishments. more »

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