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Trio charged with more than 80 offences following a drive by shooting

Three people were arrested and charged with a whopping 85 offences following a drive by shooting in Lloydminster. more »

Looking for a career switch?

Dear Working Wise: I’ve been looking for a job now for six months, but no one in my industry seems to be hiring. I’d like to see what else is out there, but I don’t know where to look.… more »

Just a day in the life

Hey folks, it is me, Christina.
I’ve been Vern’s assistant for a half-dozen years now. more »



Rustlers ready to take next step

A watershed year for the Lloydminster Rustlers under-17 volleyball club has propelled a few of its players toward heightened post-secondary goals. more »

Runner fearless at Boston Marathon

Dewberry School Grade 3/4 homeroom teacher Susanna Pankiw has an incredible Easter-break story to tell her students. more »

Titanium Reapers out for revenge

It won’t be easy for the Lloydminster Titanium Reapers senior men’s rugby team to attain the heights they reached last season, but the club is determined to exhaust every effort in the try. more »

Border Chiefs provide opportunity

I was told there would be no sports stories to cover this month. It’s a known fact that April, the month between hockey season’s end and the beginning of the spring baseball campaign, is a… more »

Local athlete competes for Canada

Lloydminster’s Branden Troutman has earned one of 20 spots on the Canadian Wheelchair Rugby Team, but his real goal is to get into the starting 14. more »

Flag raising to kick off MS Awareness Month

On May 6, hundreds of Lloydminster and area residents will come together for the Lloydminster Jayman BUILT MS Walk to demonstrate their power in helping to change the lives of local families, and people… more »

Fueling the engine

Folks did not stand idly by and watch while things happened; they jumped in fueled by their ever present determination to steadily progress forward. Accepting things the way they were wasn’t really… more »

Let's talk spawning ...

Well, it is safe to say spring has arrived, although snow’s still on the ground in part of Saskatchewan and Alberta. more »

And baby makes three

For most parents, preparing for your first child is a time of nervous wonder and excitement. more »

Composing compost

I had a rather personal conversation about the afterlife with a close friend the other day. more »

Volunteering at its finest

Volunteerism is alive and thriving at Sandy Beach Regional Park. It can be seen in the work a local park board committee is doing to give the nine-hole golf course a professional layout and in a new public… more »

Our new disposable world

Back in the day, no one was allowed to be picky; eating or otherwise.
Particularly on the farm.
You ate what was on your plate and were bloody glad of it—or else. more »

Empowering podcast

Shelley Wiart, the founder of Women Warriors, is inspiring Indigenous women across Canada to share their stories of healing and hope in a 10-episode podcast. more »

Here comes da muck!

This year’s Muck Run race director, Kiel Kelly, has every right to feel like a nervous Nelly thanks to Mother Nature. more »

What's On!

FRESH FOOD BOX Orders must be placed on or before the first and third Thursday of each month and can be dropped off upstairs at 201, 5001 - 50 Ave. Pickup on the second and fourth Thursday of each month… more »

Funding restored

That’s how Ron Gilles, head librarian of the Lloydminster Public Library felt after learning funding for Saskatchewan’s public libraries will be fully restored to 2016-17 levels. more »

Water jobs on the horizon

Construction of the next phases of the Alberta Central East, or ACE, Regional Water System is expected to start in May and create about 50 temporary jobs. more »

Co-op leading the pack

Lloydminster and District Co-operative Ltd. defied economic gravity to post an annual net profit of about $6.8 million while gaining a 1,000 new members over the past year. more »

Groomin' and a-mooin'

Washing, combing, blowing, clipping and mooing. That was the order of the day for yearlings and their young two-legged masters at a 4-H Grooming and Showmanship clinic held at the Lloydminster Exhibition… more »

Day of mourning

Tomorrow will mark the day Lloydminster and the rest of our country recognizes and pays tribute to the hundreds of Canadians who are killed or injured on the job each year. more »

RCMP plan to report food pile up

Lloydminster RCMP are eager to report another food pile up at the Salvation Army Food Bank involving one of its own cruisers. more »

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