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Plenty to take from opening weekend

Travis Clayton didn’t want to focus on the negatives after the Lloydminster Bobcats’ first two games of the season. more »

From accidents to records and a change in life

Ryan Moody is accident prone. As a child, he flipped his bike and landed on a manhole cover face first, permanently injuring his neck which has caused him pain throughout his body that he still lives… more »

Rustlers soccer season already on ropes

Three games into the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) women’s soccer season, the Lakeland Rustlers are starting to get more self-confident in their abilities. more »

Reapers set for Visser Cup final

If you would have asked senior members of the Lloydminster Reapers rugby club if they thought they would be playing for the Visser Cup, the Edmonton Rugby Union (ERU) championship, in only their second… more »

Laying the groundwork for agriculture

Unmistakably, breaking and ploughing the raw prairie sod for planting crops laid the groundwork for agriculture in Lloydminster’s early days. Most of the Barr Colonists were not farmers when they… more »

Manure capers (or, how I learned to keep my mouth closed around the icky stuff)

For several years cow manure and I spent a lot of time together.
Sounds like a bizarre statement, to say the least, and a somewhat revolting one, but I can assure you it’s a fact. more »

Autumn garden to-do list

The kids are safely ensconced in school. The yard and garden is looking a bit neglected.
It is early September and you have a wonderful opportunity to bring new life to the late summer garden. more »

What's On

LABIS SECOND CHANCE CLOTHING For your convenience an ADDITIONAL CLOTHING DONATION BIN has been placed in front of the LABIS Office on Highway 16 (#3, 4620 - 44th St.) Please donate your gently used clothing… more »

Go West My Friend

The music of West My Friend from Vancouver Island is hard, but not impossible to define. more »

Help the addicts, help our community

As you’ll see on my page 4 story, the Thorpe Recovery Centre (TRC) just signed a deal with the Lloydminster Region Health Foundation (LRHF) for a treatment fund that people can donate into, helping… more »

Fall in—supper's on the table

This may sound a little silly, but when I first learned I would be moving back to the Prairies, one of the things I was looking forward to was fall suppers. more »

Trés Chic

The Chic Showcase is back for round three and is once again looking to help out a couple organizations in the community. more »

Help for those in need

The Thorpe Recovery Centre (TRC) recently inked a deal with the Lloydminster Region Health Foundation (LRHF) in an effort to help those in financial trouble get proper addiction treatment. more »

Fighter jets find fuel in Lloyd

Military pilots from Cold Lake are tipping their wings in approval of Lloydminster Airport as an alternative airport for F-18 jet landings and refuelling. more »

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