Able Dental Group will help the community take a bite out of poverty June 15.
For the fifth consecutive year, Able Dental is sponsoring two popular events: a children's fun run in Galt Gardens and an adult bike ride from the B.
This year's valedictorian at Lethbridge Collegiate Institute has excelled in her studies, captained the senior varsity volleyball team, played club volleyball, started a volleyball camp for Gilbert Paterson girls and sang with the LCI chamber choir.
He'd been diving for more than half of his life, but his own expertise couldn't save Dr. Shane Timothy Mortimer, who died doing what he loved last weekend.
The 46-year-old Lethbridge surgeon died while scuba diving with a team of other divers down to the Anscomb shipwreck in B.
A controversial bylaw to reduce the speed limit to 60 kilometres per hour on gravel roads in the County of Lethbridge has been soundly defeated on second reading.
The bylaw came before county council at last Thursday's meeting and all six members of council in attendance voted against a second reading, which now kills the bylaw.
The annual Jumpstart Day runs throughout the day at the Canadian Tire at Centre Village Mall, celebrating Jumpstart's May Red Ball campaign, which, throughout the month of May, encourages customers to donate $2 in exchange for a red ball - a national symbol for child's play.
ALBERTA HEALTH SERVICES (AHS) IS REOPENING UNIT 4C AT CHINOOK REGIONAL HOSPITAL TO NEW PATIENTS, NOW THAT THE NUMBER OF CASES OF CLOSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE INFECTION (CDI) HAS DECREASED.
"THERE ARE CURRENTLY FOUR PATIENTS AT CHINOOK REGIONAL HOSPITAL WITH SYMPTOMS OF CDI AND TESTING SHOWS IT WAS NOT ACQUIRED IN THE HOSPITAL," SAID DR.
Alberta's MLAs are home for the summer. But Lethbridge MLAs says there's plenty to do before the fall session begins.
"It was a pretty raucous session," says Bridget Pastoor, Conservative member for Lethbridge East.
A Lethbridge woman who defrauded Sears Canada will serve a 15-month sentence in the community.
Francisca Carmen Toledo avoided jail, but was handed a conditional sentence in which she will be under house arrest for eight months, followed by a curfew for seven months.