Founders' Day takes the cake

Mayor Chris Spearman spoke about the different ways the university has improved different aspects of the city, from arts to leadership to innovation. “The presence...

Students take icy plungefor charity

Members of the University of Lethbridge's Management Students' Society hosted the 12th annual Chillin' 4 Charity event and many took the plunge. It was the...

Vonns Comeback ist schon dieses Wochenende

Auch dank zwei Toren von Nino Niederreiter feiern die Minnesota Wild im Heimspiel gegen die Montreal Canadiens einen 7:1-Kantersieg. Niederreiter erzielte die Tore zum 4:0...

WHL Roundup: Yeryomenko's overtime goal powers Hitmen past Raiders 5-4

Parker Wotherspoon and Parker AuCoin also scored as the Americans (26-17-3) reeled off five unanswered goals for their fourth straight win. Ty Lewis and Baron...

Rising stars Matthews, Laine among players named to NHL all-star rosters

Los Angeles Kings defenseman Drew Doughty shoots during overtime in an NHL hockey game against the Minnesota Wild in Los Angeles, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017.

Text of Meryl Streep's Cecille B. DeMille Award speech

NEWS.com.auSarah Jessica Parker was one of seven or eight kids from Ohio. Amy Adams was born in Vicenza, Veneto, Italy. And Natalie Portman ... and...

Home sales in Anne Arundel and Howard counties

Compromise St., 1-Warren Lee Prins and April Allen Tzanis to Jeffrey Pacy, $735,000. Gingerview Lane, 2743-Nicholas W. Eckwerth to Joseph D. Kreis and Karla M.

WHL Roundup: Tyler Wong has five points in Hurricanes win over Tigers

Tyler Wong had two goals and three assists as the Lethbridge Hurricanes got past the Medicine Hat Tigers 9-7 on Friday night in Western Hockey...

Lethbridge Mayor Chris Spearman shares his thoughts on 2016

Lethbridge Mayor Chris Spearman sat down with Global Lethbridge's Liam Nixon to discuss 2016. Spearman shares his thoughts on city accomplishments in 2016, welcoming Syrian...

LSCO dinner a warm tradition

The LSCO, and executive director Rob Miyashiro, also send food out to emergency responders and they offer a free day for Meals on Wheels clients.

Curbside recycling an assault on democracy

They're outside any meaningful legislative oversight too, and now with floor crossers Liz and Rob securely in his back pocket like everyone else except councillor...

Transit terminal, parkade announced

Lethbridge Transit passengers won't have to endure rain, wind or snow while they're waiting for their ride home. And motorists will find ... The transit...

Lethbridge City Council Votes 8-1 in Favour of Curb Side Recycling

But since Council last considered this issue, it has become apparent to me that if our community is going to make a meaningful reduction in...

Curbside recycling back before Council

2015, and move forward with a pilot curbside recycling project in 2018, is being put forward by councillors Liz Iwaskiw and Rob Miyashiro. After much...

Facebook photo suggests self-cleaning bathroom in downtown Lethbridge is not always so clean

... planning initiatives manager with the City of Lethbridge, said. The bathroom was built in September and the city says the public has mostly responded...

Yates renos approved

The improvements will make the Yates more functional and enjoyable for everyone, said Councillor Jeff Carlson. “Making the space accessible, comfortable and integrating technology will...

Number of women in politics doesn't add up

Status of Women Minister Stephanie McLean, along with by Willow Creek councillor Maryanne Sandberg and Lethbridge councillor Liz Iwaskiw, take part in a panel discussion...

London Drugs, Save-On increase size of Centre Village

“Once again, Centre Village Mall is a shopping destination for Lethbridge residents,” said Eric Carlson, CEO of Anthem Properties, in a recent news release. “Our...

Lethbridge men strap on high heels to support the YWCA

Even though some men struggled on the course, all participants endured the pain of high heels knowing they were supporting an important cause. “It's very...

Aging parking meters to be replaced

By on September 19, 2016. City council has approved the replacement of the existing downtown parking meters, with new parking meter technology being rolled...

Best Bar None program helps keep people safe at Lethbridge watering holes

“The program's success relies on a proactive approach to addressing harmful behaviour and providing more enjoyable entertainment environments in Lethbridge,” Mayor Chris Spearman said. “We...

Phase 1 of ATB Centre complete, Spearman calls facility 'statement to the province'

... in Lethbridge is complete. Residents and dignitaries toured through the facility Friday, getting a glimpse of two NHL-sized ice surfaces along with a 10-sheet...

Plans set for arena opening

Mayor Chris Spearman and city councillors will reveal their on-ice skills – or otherwise – as Lethbridge's new ATB Centre arena complex opens this weekend.

Public transit plays key role

As well as the 42 transit buses that Mr. Veer would like to donate to a “Third World backwater,” Lethbridge Transit operates 53 school buses,...

Nate Parker dodges rape allegation questions at TIFF press conference

A 1999 rape allegation involving Parker and his co-writer Jean Celestin, while they were students at Penn State University, has made headlines and threatened to...

Proposed path would link city, Coaldale

At Tuesday's meeting, Lethbridge City Council agreed to provide a letter of support in favour of the initiative proposed by the Link Pathway Committee, which...

City creating pressure on westside infrastructure

Mayor Spearman notes (without the least suggestion of irony) demand for improved access is due to the fact West Lethbridge is growing faster than other...

Festival in Galt Gardens added to Tour of Alberta atmosphere

On Wednesday, Councillor Rob Miyashiro said the Tour of Alberta has brought with it a host of opportunities for local residents to get out and...

Council denies funding for U of L iGEM team

More than 240 teams compete from around the world and attempt to utilize synthetic biology to solve relevant issues. In 2013, the Lethbridge team won...

Soggy start to Whoop-Up Days 2016 not a damper on excitement

“I've been part of Whoop-Up Days a few times, but it's always great to come down and celebrate with the people of Lethbridge,” Premier Rachel...

2 major Lethbridge highways to start construction in 2017

“These are the largest pressure points currently in the city, so council is trying to address that,” Mayor Chris Spearman said. “The alternative would be...

Carnival brings cultures together

Hosted by the SAEA and its 36 member groups, the Afro Caribbean Carnival was designed to be a family-friendly festival to showcase African and Caribbean...

Pride in our community

Their work is the focus of Playhouse Masters, a new program premiering Aug. 23 on TLC at 8 p.m. Kudos to the Leavitts for their...

Protection from predatory lenders

The issue of predatory loans has been a concern not only for our government but for Lethbridge city council as well. We have wonderful support...

Wildrose shadow minister likes promise of Lethbridge

While in the city he visited with representatives of tecconnect, Economic Development Lethbridge, and the University of Lethbridge. He also took time to meet with...

New Chinook substation offers insurance for westside

By on August 10, 2016. © ... “The addition of a sixth electric substation ensures we will have reliable electric capacity to meet...

Community Sports Report

In the title tilt, C-Town avenged its only loss of the tournament by besting Lethbridge of Alberta, Canada, 2-1. Midfielder Alea Wohl scored the decisive...

Skate Canada proved profitable for organization

Councillor Rob Miyashiro questioned whether there was a requirement to return a portion of the profits back to the city, however there was nothing included...

Railway industry a fact of life for city residents

Railway traffic is only going to get heavier in Lethbridge in the coming weeks, according to a CP Rail official, so residents should prepare for...

City helps fulfil a basic need

“A clean, safe public restroom is a very simple way for us as city council to help achieve our strategic goal of making our downtown...

Bulls season ends with loss to Mavericks

The Bulls got off to a good start with a 2-0 lead after the first inning, but a six-spot in the fourth proved to be...

Payday loan rules welcomed

Mayor Chris Spearman is welcoming the legislation. With child poverty sitting at a rate of 19 per cent in Lethbridge, Spearman hopes it will protect...

Scoreboard: Horse racing, baseball, rodeo and more

Glacier – Colten Parker 0-2, Ryan Veneman 0-1, Tristin Steinwand 1-3, James Sampson-Keck 2-3, Vinny Smith 2-3, Jesse Walburn 0-3, Max Smyley 0-2, Nathan Hader...

Scoreboard: Horse racing overnights, rodeo, baseball

Ryan Rochlitz, 16.1, $518. Average leaders: 1. Todd Casebolt, 32.8 seconds on two head; 2. Jarrett Blessing, 33.3; 3. Bobby Joe Hill, 36.4; 4. Delon...

Henderson pool has 'wow' factor

The facility includes new waterslides, a climbing wall, a one-metre diving board, a drop slide and a Rotary Club of Lethbridge-sponsored spray park. ... Jeff...

State AA Legion: Scarlets advance to meet Mavs

GLACIER – Colten Parker 2-4, Tristin Steinwand 2-5, James Sampson-Keck 4-5, Vinny Smith 1-5, Jesse Walburn 1-4, Max Smyley 1-2, AJ Wetsch 1-4, Ryan Veneman...

Henderson Lake Pool reopening grants 2000 people free admission

“I want to thank the community for their patience as we completed this project,” Mayor Chris Spearman said. “I'm certain that our citizens ... Henderson...

Lethbridge group says city has 'need for a performing arts centre'

Mayor Chris Spearman said city council is seeing a lot of community organizations in need of funding ahead of the next Capital Improvement Plan (CIP).

Wednesday Scoreboard: Legion baseball, Golf, rodeo

Monday. Game 14: Winner Game 11 vs. Winner Game 13, championship, 1 p.m., Centene. Game 15: if necessary, Winner Game 14 vs. Loser Game 14,...

Scoreboard: Legion baseball, rodeo, women's State Am golf

Monday. Game 15: if necessary, Winner Game 14 vs. Loser Game 14, 1 p.m., Centene. Class AA State Tournament. at Missoula. Wednesday. Game 1: Lethbridge...