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Group steps it up with food drive

There is one simple, indisputable fact of life that is needing attention more often than normal in Lloydminster this year. Humans need to eat to stay alive. With a 45 per cent hike in rental rates at… more »

Leisure centre reopens

The Lloydminster Leisure Centre will reopen its doors to the public on Monday, Sept. 22. To celebrate the facility’s reopening, members of the public are invited to the following upcoming Welcome Back… more »

Hadfield talks fear on the border

For a few hours last week, Canada’s most famous astronaut gave a passionate speech about the future and overcoming fears at the Lloydminster Stockade Convention Centre. Col. Chris Hadfield was in the… more »

MLA McMillan resigns

Last week, Lloydminster MLA Tim McMillan shocked many in Saskatchewan by announcing his early exit from provincial politics to become president of the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP).… more »

MLA Tim McMillan steps down

Lloydminster Saskatchewan MLA Tim McMillan will be leaving politics in an orderly fashion. McMillan told the Lloydminster Source Thursday morning that he spoke with Premier Brad Wall Wednesday to announce… more »

Grant applications being accepted

The City of Lloydminster is inviting all nonprofit groups who programs that they need help funding to submit applications for the 2015 Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) Program funding. Patrick… more »

Cleaner business licensing bylaw passed

The City of Lloydminster has announced a new business bylaw, which will come into effect later this year. At last week’s council meeting, Coun. Jason Whiting introduced the bylaw, which will see increases… more »

Mixed reaction to cabinet shuffle

Reaction to Monday’s Alberta cabinet shuffle was mixed, with positive and negative remarks from the political landscape around the province. It didn’t take too long for members of the Wildrose Party to… more »

My first job will always be to Vermilion-Lloydminster: Starke

Premier Jim Prentice outlined the new vision for the province and one local name was dropped from cabinet and was sent to the backbenches of the legislature, where he was only 19 months ago. Vermilion-Lloydminster… more »

Younger kids take Second Steps pre-kindergarten

Good education begins at an early age. That’s part of the reason why there’s a need for the Lloydminster Public School Division’s (LPSD) Pre-Kindergarten Second Steps program, which began this week. “It’s… more »

Toy run a hit

The sun was shining, the grill was hot and the pancake breakfast served up outside Edge Harley- Davidson was just what the doctor ordered. That gave the riders who assembled there what they needed to… more »

Local author to headline mental health fundraiser

This Friday, mental health will be looked at a little closer than usual, as The Root: Community Emporium hosts a fundraiser night that will see proceeds go toward a new maternal mental health initiative… more »

Paying it forward

If you were given three minutes to shop to your heart’s content, what would you get? Meat? Produce? Frozen dinners? What? Gwen Mohrbutter was given the chance of a lifetime to spend three minutes at Sobeys… more »