March 24th, 2017

Featured Story

Ian Martens Lethbridge Herald imartens@lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridge Hurricanes Tyler Wong took time from preparing for the beginning of this weekend’s Western Hockey League first-round playoff action to spend time Thursday with riders, volunteers and horses at the Lethbridge Therapeutic Riding Association east of the city. The Canes captain spent time walking alongside 15-year-old Jenessa Fyfe —

Read More »

Poll

Does Canada deserve more credit for carbon absorption when climate policy is being crafted?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...


Local News

  • SPCA removing more than 100 dogs from Lethbridge home

    J.W. Schnarr Lethbridge Herald jwschnarr@lethbridgeherald.com As many as 100 mostly small-breed dogs are currently being removed from a home in Lethbridge. Roland Lines, a spokesperson with the Alberta Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA), confirmed the animals are being removed from a home in Lethbridge with assistance from Lethbridge Animal Services. The ... Read More »

    7 hours ago
  • Family Fun Fair to help Special Olympics

    Tijana Martin Lethbridge Herald tmartin@lethbridgeherald.com A Family Fun Fair is slated to take place at the University of Lethbridge’s Students’ Union Ballrooms and The Zoo on April 1, with all proceeds supporting Special Olympics Lethbridge. The event is hosted by the Integrated Management Experience class in the Faculty of Management and is slated to run ... Read More »

    17 hours ago
  • Assault suspect remainsin custody

    Delon Shurtz lethbridge herald dshurtz@lethbridgeherald.com A 24-year-old Lethbridge man facing charges in connection with an assault last month remains in custody while his lawyer reviews the case and prepares for a possible bail hearing. Cee Cee Across The Mountain was scheduled for a bail hearing last week in Lethbridge provincial court, but his lawyer pointed ... Read More »

    17 hours ago

Local Sports

  • U of L Women’s Hockey Alumni Foundation hosting 100 Dollar Dinner

    Lethbridge Herald The U of L Women’s Hockey Alumni Foundation is hosting its 100 Dollar Dinner on Saturday at 6 p.m. at the Coast Lethbridge Hotel & Conference Centre Grand Ball Room. On hand this year is key note speaker Sheldon Kennedy. An eight-year NHL veteran, Kennedy has won a Memorial Cup, World Junior Gold ... Read More »

    17 hours ago
  • Moonlight Run results

    Following are results from the Moonlight Run, held March 18. OVERALL 10 Kilometres Female 1. SNOWDEN, ADRIA, 42:02.82, LETHBRIDGE 2. SPENCER, EMILY 42:33.91, 04:15, LETHBRIDGE 3. LOO, RHONDA 42:45.91, 04:16, LAKE NEWELL RESORT 4. NELSON, KAILYN 43:03.80, 04:18, LETHBRIDGE 5. DEKENS, KENDRA 44:01.27, 04:24, LETHBRIDGE 6. KWOK, VANESSA 45:27.08, 04:32, LETHBRIDGE 7. MCKEE, KYRAN 45:32.46, ... Read More »

    17 hours ago
  • Ready for their first look at the post season

    Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com With some career stats and a little hardware that has come with it, Brennan Menell has made the most of his first season with the Lethbridge Hurricanes. That solid campaign patrolling the Canes blue-line has now set the 19-year-old defenceman up for the second season for the first time in ... Read More »

    17 hours ago


Latest Tweets

Tweets around the city

Friends to Follow



Opinions

  • Budget improving life for Albertans

    New provincial budget provides numerous benefits for lethbridge Last week, the Alberta government announced the 2017 budget. It makes life better for Albertans in a tough economy. And it’s a good budget for Lethbridge. A major focus of Budget 2017 is continued investment in health care and education. You may have already heard about reduced ... Read More »

    17 hours ago
  • Action needed on gender violence

    Implementing report’s recommendations can help change attitudes A new report on gender-based violence and sexual assault makes recommendations which, if put into action, could help make headway on reducing what is a serious problem in our society. The report, titled “Taking Action to End Violence Against Young Women and Girls in Canada,” was released Monday ... Read More »

    3 days ago
  • Short generation in Scotland

    Maybe they reach sexual maturity very young in Scotland. What else could explain the fact that they are going to have another referendum on Scottish independence only three years after the last one? The Scottish referendum on independence in 2014 was supposed to be a once-in-a-generation event. That was the one thing that then-British Prime ... Read More »

    6 days ago

Letters to The Editor

  • Who really benefits from tax breaks?

    Who are the people continually harping on “tax breaks?” Who benefits most from tax breaks? The loudmouths who have the time to promote tax breaks come mostly from corporate executives and their hirelings in think tanks. These hustlers and professional lobbyists promote individualism, the virtues of the old-fashioned cowboy philosophy. This is princely advice from ... Read More »

    2 days ago
  • Leadership race a call to action for pro-lifers

    The results of a recent Lethbridge survey by the Citizen Society Research Lab indicate that the majority of church-goers agree with abortion. Even though we know that statistics can be manipulated, this should still be a call to action. It raises the question of what it means to be “pro-life.” Does it go beyond words ... Read More »

    2 days ago
  • Everyone wins when teams show class in blowouts

    Recent high school basketball games showed a number of blowouts – scores like 102-30, 82-27, 87-37 and 98-31. Many of us have been there, on the losing or winning teams. It happens! The truth is, it isn’t funny at all whether you are on the team or just watching. It is especially painful to watch ... Read More »

    3 days ago


Top Videos

View more Videos
Submit Your Media