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Pedal power

Lethbridge Herald file photo by Ian Martens
Riders speed through the city’s downtown core during the 2014 Tour of Alberta.

When 120 of the world’s best cyclists come racing down Lethbridge streets on Sept. 1, many spectators may be surprised to know they are watching a team sport. The Tour of Alberta presented by ATB Financial will see cyclists use the power of drafting to help their team leader sprint to the finish line in record time. Alex Stieda, who helped make the Tour of… Read More »

Local News

Weapons incident on Whoop-Up

A 20-year-old man is in custody and facing weapons charges after a high-risk incident closed Whoop-Up Drive for several hours Thursday morning. In the early… Read More »

Lethbridge Herald file photo by Ian Martens
Riders speed through the city’s downtown core during the 2014 Tour of Alberta.

Pedal power

When 120 of the world’s best cyclists come racing down Lethbridge streets on Sept. 1, many spectators may be surprised to know they are watching… Read More »

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Gemer a champion organizer

Three greats from the sporting world passed away in early June — Muhammad Ali, Gordie Howe and Carole Gemer. If that third name seems out… Read More »

Lethbridge Herald photo by Ian Martens
Rhonda McInnes and Bill Loran face Vern Dundas and Ira Fazio in a game of pickleball Friday morning at the Kinsmen Park tennis courts.

Fans develop zest for pickleball

At first, Bill Loran was wondering what that strange noise was. As it turned out, the clunking noise Loran was hearing as he walked through… Read More »

Editorial

Inspections are all about safety

It’s all about safety on our roadways. Recently, officers with the Lethbridge Regional Police and other county and provincial enforcement agencies conducted a three-day commercial… Read More »

Local athletes show Olympic ideal

Leading up to the Rio Olympics, much of the talk was centred on negative aspects — the Zika virus, the filthy water in Rio, Brazil’s… Read More »

The Arts

Lethbridge Fringe Festival set for return

The second Lethbridge Fringe Festival is set to go Sept. 15–18. “We have seven really different shows happening at Casa, Theatre Outré and the Gate,”… Read More »

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