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What the heck is an IQAS assessment?

Dear Working Wise: What is an IQAS assessment? I received a resumé with an IQAS assessment attached saying that the applicant’s education that he earned in India is the same as a two-year… more »

Landowners under siege

I’ve had a rash of phone calls and visits lately from landowners who don’t know where to turn to when needing solid advice on their rights. more »

Edging toward the playoffs

Nobody asks how you won—just how many. more »

Dare we use the word ... playoffs?

All of a sudden, a playoff spot looks tantalizingly close for the Bobcats The Lloydminster Bobcats pulled to within one point of the last playoff spot in the north division following a 2-0 win over the… more »

A country wave

Polite and friendly are two words often used when speaking of Canadians. While they are fine descriptors of the population in general—or most of it—perhaps we can add a little more to the… more »

Free Family Day fun

The province of Alberta has announced special events and free admission will be available at Alberta historic sites, museums, archives and parks for Family Day. more »

And so the years went by…

The Barr Colonists had another life before coming to the west.
We only need a glimpse into their remarkable history to see that it wasn’t all work and no play. more »

A little lovin' from the BP oven

A check for $1,250 was donated to the Lloydminster Rescue Squad courtesy of Boston Pizza Lloydminster. more »

New wheels sought by Handivan Society

The Lloydminster Handivan Society is hoping to raise about $85,000 for a new handivan with the demand for transportation soaring. more »

Licence-free fishing all weekend long

The Government of Saskatchewan’s Ministry of Environment has announced all fishing will be free for the Family Day weekend Feb. 18 to 20. more »

Between two worlds

Community members and students from Lloydminster Comprehensive High School learned to walk between the two worlds of Canada’s indigenous and non indigenous history. more »

And ... scene

Lloydminster Comprehensive High School (LCHS) Drama students laughed their way to second place at the annual Rapid Fire Theatre’s own TheatreSports tournament: the Nosebowl. more »

What's On

EVERY WEDNESDAY – SIBSHOPS From 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. from March 8, to April 12 at Lakeland College, Lloydminster campus. Sibshops are for children aged 6-12 years old, who have a sibling with… more »

Rustlers clinch third

The Rustlers are dividing games into the smallest of margins. Behind an inspired second-half surge, the Lakeland College Rustlers men’s basketball team defeated the University of Alberta-Augustana… more »

Steelers too much for Pandas to bear

In comparison to games past, this was a total offensive explosion. Sadie Ried stopped 35 shots as the PMW Steelers blanked the Edmonton Pandas 3-0 in Alberta Female Hockey League Midget AAA action at… more »

Lloydminster Bandits "get it going"

In some cases, 40 minutes of work, especially when you’re the better team, can lead to positive results. more »

What's On

PARKINSON SUPPORT GROUP The Lloydminster Support Group for Parkinson Disease meets at the Southridge Community Church (5701 - 41 St.) from 2 to 4 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of each month. Support and… more »

Letters to the editor

Why the extra money, council? Dear editor: At the June 27/2016 regular council meeting I appeared before council at the public hearing portion re: Bylaw 19-2016. This bylaw was for the 2016 Water and… more »

Curling fundraiser first of its kind

The Lloydminster Golf and Curling Club (LGCC) will be hosting its first fundraiser to support the local Curling Club. more »

Fred North gives large donation

The Fred North Charitable Foundation humbly donated funds to The Olive Tree Thursday. more »

Community builder to be honoured

Ken Kay will soon be as famous as the John Deere tractors he sold to area farmers for more than 40 years. more »

Talking the talk and walking the walk at Agri-Visions

Agri-Visions will be all talk and action for the grain and cattle industries at the Lloydminster Exhibition Grounds. more »

Speed Den now open

The door to the Speed Den, a dual purpose building at the Husky Energy Speed Skating Oval, is open for the rest of the season. more »

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