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Barons to host best in curling

The best high school curlers from across the province will converge in Lloydminster this week, as Lloydminster Comprehensive High School is the host of the 2015 provincial championships. And unlike any… more »

Billie Zizi off to a strong start

Billie Zizi can finally strike ‘make an album’ off her list of life goals. The Edmonton jazz singer’s debut album, Gun Metal Dress, was just released on Feb. 6 and she has since started touring in support… more »

City practises emergency preparedness

On Feb. 25 from 9 a.m. until noon the City of Lloydminster held a city-wide emergency training exercise to test for disaster preparedness. The disaster scenario was a three-day blackout caused by freezing… more »

Rustlers stumble at provincials

The Lakeland Rustlers women’s volleyball team’s dream of heading to nationals this year was cut short rather quickly, as the team lost their opening match to the Olds Broncos in straight sets in the first… more »

MS Walk campaign begins

It may be a couple of months away, but the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Lloydminster Chapter is already gearing up for their next Jayman Built MS Walk, scheduled for Saturday, May 2. Last year’s… more »

Local business turns surplus into positive

Love does have a price after all, and apparently it was too expensive for Lloydminster this Valentine’s season. “It’s heartbreaking to throw perfectly good flowers out,” said Kelly-Lynn Joy, owner of… more »

Lakeland fashion show a stylish success

Lakeland College’s business club held their second annual Fashion on a Budget fashion show on Feb. 26 where students strutted not only their sense of aesthetics but their knowledge of how to save a dime… more »

Public school division reaching for the stars

All six elementary schools in the Lloydminster Public School Division recently qualified for the Quality Daily Physical Education (QDPE) awards, a distinction given in recognition for their standards… more »

PNHR relocation brings more services under one roof

The Prairie North Health Region is expanding its operations by moving into a bigger space, adding more physicians and combining additional services under one roof, a move that Vikki Smart, vice president… more »