Lethbridge Pride Parade on June 23, 2018
Lethbridge Pride Parade on June 23, 2018 Lethbridge News NOW

Lethbridge organizations launch petition seeking national ban on conversion therapy

By Patrick Burles - @PatrickBurles on Twitter
September 20, 2018 - 3:30pm

LETHBRIDGE – With a private members bill expected this fall to ban conversion therapy in Alberta, the YQueerL Society for Change and the Lethbridge Public Interest Research Group (LPIRG) are looking to take the ban to the national level.

Yates renovations over budget, New West Theatre Society asks for rent forgiveness

By Lara Fominoff @LaraFominoff on Twitter
September 19, 2018 - 1:45pm Updated: September 19, 2018 - 2:23pm

LETHBRIDGE - After touting that the $13.4 million Yates Theatre renewal had been on budget, even while media were given a tour of the nearly-completed facility September 6, city administration revealed at Monday's council meeting that the project was in fact, over budget by $560,

Photo Credit: Tara-Jean Popowich

Lethbridge native Tara-Jean Popowich excited to be working with Shania Twain again in 2018

By Aaron Mahoney (@Mahones93 on Twitter)
September 18, 2018 - 10:55am

LETHBRIDGE - There isn't much that impresses Shania Twain, her words of course from one of her most popular songs, but one dancer from Lethbridge caught her eye in the past and it's led to a friendship both personal and professional.


First community consultation sessions on impacts of the local drug crisis set for October

By Aaron Mahoney (@Mahones93 on Twitter) with files from Lara Fominoff (@Fomsy1)
September 17, 2018 - 4:06pm Updated: September 18, 2018 - 9:34am

LETHBRIDGE - Dates have been set for consultation sessions in early October where Lethbridge residents will have an opportunity to share to their perspectives and collaborate with members of City Council on solutions that would form part of a community-based drug strategy.