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Byers chosen as NDP candidate

The Saskatchewan NDP have selected local riding association president Wayne Byers as their candidate in the upcoming byelection. Byers, who previously ran in 2011 and 2003, took a shot a the Saskatchewan… more »

Robbery suspect sought

The Lloydminster RCMP is looking for a suspect after an attempted robbery earlier this month. Police say that at about 1:15 a.m. on Oct. 11, they received a call from an employee of a business near 47… more »

Tasman Jude all about the love

Preach all you want – people won’t listen. But get music involved, well, that’s a formula for success. Success that reggae band Tasman Jude has got a decent taste of. They haven’t been in the game… more »

Throne speech focuses on economy

Premier Brad Wall said the provincial government will focus on keeping Saskatchewan strong during the 2014-15 legislative session which opened yesterday with the speech from the throne. “Saskatchewan… more »

RCMP ready for new chapter

Impressed isn’t the word to describe how Staff Sgt. Suki Manj felt on the new Lloydminster RCMP detachment that opened Wednesday afternoon. Manj said that the city has done a great job in preparing for… more »

City tops CFIB list

Lloydminster entrepreneurs have many resources to use when starting businesses in the Border City, according to Mayor Rob Saunders. Saunders is boasting about the city being the top city for entrepreneurs… more »

Soldier, gunman dead after Ottawa attack

Some are speculating that it is a day that has changed the face of Canadian security. Canadians awoke yesterday morning to news that one Canadian soldier had been shot and killed standing guard besides… more »

Two sides to the falling oil prices: Benoit

With lowering oil prices and the Canadian dollar shrinking against the U.S. greenback, some economists are speculating an economic downturn in the not too near future. Local MP Leon Benoit said that there… more »

New GM looking to the skies

For some people, your blood runs with your desired passion. For Fred Ackerman, the new general manager of the Lloyd- minster Municipal Airport, his passion is flight and aeronautics. Ackerman has been… more »

New event this Halloween

When it comes to stepping up to fill a need, the residents of Lloydminster are always front and centre. With that thought in mind, the Lloydminster and Area Brain Injury Society (LABIS) has decided to… more »

City reducing waste

Canada Waste Reduction Week took off Monday, and to commemorate the event, the City of Lloydminster is urging citizens to practice proper recycling and waste sorting. “Canada Waste Reduction Week is just… more »

Joining the workforce through encouragement, belonging

With the Indigenous Economic Partnership Summit last weekend came a new addition to the growing, annual initiative – a youth component. While the summit, in general, is held every year to encourage… more »

Byelection set for Nov. 13

Last Thursday, Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall called a byelection for the Lloydminster riding on Nov. 13. Wall said that there were numerous days that could have been chosen, but ultimately he decided… more »

Young selected as Sask. Party candidate

Colleen Young, the chair of the board of education with Lloydminster Public School Division (LPSD), will be the flag bearer in the upcoming byelection for the Saskatchewan Party. In a three-way race,… more »