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Daughter of the Vote

A local young woman from the Blood Tribe recently travelled to Ottawa to sit in the House of Commons as an invited guest on behalf of an initiative called Daughters of the Vote. During the first week of March, Tiana Weasel Moccasin was chosen by an organization called Equal Voice which is focused on electing

Nicholas Rickards (Islamophobia not welcome sign) with other diversity supporters at a rally at City Hall on March 4.

Diversity rally

Nicholas Rickards (Islamophobia Not Welcome sign) with other diversity supporters at a rally at City Hall on March 4. Canada welcomes people from around the world from different faiths and backgrounds to make a new home here without fear of reprisal for being from a different religion. Across Canada the Canadian Coalition of Concerned Canadians

Changes on the way for Lethbridge College Students’ Association

Lethbridge College’s Student Association’s (LCSA) student elections will wrap up today. Elections for three positions are held each year, and there’s a lot of candidates for each. Starting with the run for LCSA President, the three candidates are General Studies student Zachary Wigand, Digital Communications and Media (DCM) Stephanie Savage, and Arthur Torres, an international

Plowing safer roads for Alberta

As nasty weather ripped through Southern Alberta this past week, crews have had to work hard clearing snow from the highways. Road closures shut down part of the British Columbia and Alberta border just earlier this week. Volker Stevin is responsible for the road work here, from plowing, grating and scraping the roads, the employees

Downtown uprising

The downtown core will soon be home to more residents in the coming months as the Downtown Business Revitalization Zone (BRZ) is expecting 43 condos built in the area. This will help in the overall project of making sure more visitors come downtown. Living downtown will change the cultural environment and help businesses. “It’s a

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Rachael Harder, better, faster, stronger

Rachael Harder addresses the crowd in Coaldale on Nov. 25 right after the unveiling of the Canada 150 maple leaf for next year’s celebrations. It has been just over one year since the youngest Member of Parliament (MP) from the Lethbridge riding was elected. Rachael Harder, the 29-year-old of the Conservative Party won her first

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Alberta government attempts to brighten future

Tyler Graper (left) and instructor Ron Papp look over work during class in the Wind Turbine Technician program. Renewable energy is getting a big endorsement and hoping to make its footprint right here in Lethbridge. The Government of Alberta recently encouraged plans for legislation with the Renewable Electricity Program. The goal of the program is

Articles of clothing gather in the United Way office as this colder months are ahead and will be handed out to those in need.

Research and efforts being made to end homelessness

Articles of clothing gather in the United Way office as this colder months are ahead and will be handed out to those in need. Most of us don’t worry about where we rest our heads to sleep. In many cases around Lethbridge, people face the reality of homelessness. The provincial government and communities around Alberta

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