United Conservative Party of Alberta Opposition Critics

Finance & Treasury Board
Drew Barnes

Transportation
Wayne Drysdale

Solicitor General
Mike Ellis

Forestry
Dave Schneider

Community & Social Services, Democracy & Accountability
Nathan Cooper

Indigenous Relations
David Hanson

Culture & Tourism
Ron Orr

Electricity & Renewables
Don MacIntyre

Health, Emergency Response & Disaster Preparedness
Tany Yao

Education
Mark Smith

Environment & Parks
Todd Loewen

Municipal Affairs
Pat Stier

Children’s Services, Status of Women
Leela Aheer

Labour
Grant Hunter

Advanced Education
Wayne Anderson

Justice
Angela Pitt

Infrastructure
Glenn Van Dijken

Economic Development, Trade & Jobs
Richard Gotfried

Agriculture
Rick Strankman

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Prasad Panda

Seniors & Housing, Multiculturalism
Prab Gill

Service Alberta
Scott Cyr

Property & Surface Rights
Wes Taylor

Lethbridge Soup Kitchen's Bill Ginther running for city council

Lethbridge's Steve Keenan Band releases first album

Lethbridge County Bursary Program now accepting applications

New window art for Volunteer Lethbridge to celebrate 40th anniversary

Pastor talks the power of prayer during World Day of Prayer

'Coffee with contractors'

SACPA outlines how University of Lethbridge students are dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic

Digital Media 'inspiring' at Lethbridge College

Internet on the Go to help out residents of Lethbridge

HALO Air Ambulance launches first lottery

Talks with a Fox Podcast

Seyyes Clothing: expanding business thanks to community support

Blankets of Hope

2021 Agriculture Scholarship Award winners are announced

Lethbridge Public Library to host municipal election webinar

Lethbridge woman charged with first-degree murder

Weekend temperatures expected to hit 17 degrees in Lethbridge

LA Chefs Catering & Events needs clarity from province

Lethbridge gyms open up and talk Step 2 of the COVID-19 economic relaunch

Website to showcase faster way of listing bulk items

Legendary Medicine Hat Tigers broadcaster Bob Ridley reflects on 4,000th career call

University of Lethbridge presents Indigenous Awareness Week

Hurricanes Zack Stringer raising money for cancer

Hurricanes coaches impressed by young players

Curling Alberta launches 'Share the Love' contest

Bison released into Waterton Lakes National Park and Kainai Nation

Lethbridge Hurricanes kick off season

City conserves 98 percent of materials from old YMCA

Mural fundraiser to benefit Streets Alive Mission

ICU doctor feels 'mental comfort' after being first to get vaccine in Saskatoon

Fairytale cottages a treat for adults too

New school boundaries leave families unhappy

More than 25,000 Albertans book COVID-19 immunization appointments

Coaldale man receives GoFundMe campaign to try to pay for wheelchair

Lethbridge City Council advocates for deeper look into EMS dispatch options

Nathan Neudorf speaks on coal policy consultation

Movie Mill adapts to latest restrictions

New report to Lethbridge City Council by the Lethbridge Police Commission following budget cuts

Lethbridge mask bylaw gets new extension until April 30

South Zone cases low in many areas

Local organization talks Human Trafficking Awareness Day

Coldest Night of the Year event exceeds donation goal

International Peace Pow Wow on Facebook

Hurricanes prepare for WHL 50/50 lottery

Narratives going into the 2021 Scotties

Lethbridge College and Farming Smarter receive grant to work to improve canola yields

Legal Aid Alberta working to better serve Lethbridge

Lethbridge City calls for mural artists

BCN series 3 of 3 - Grassy Mountain - Environmental Stewardship

BCN series 2 of 3 - Grassy Mountain - Economic Impact

Accuser speaks on camera, claims unwanted sexual relationship with head of victim advocacy group

Preaching the gospel in the midst of COVID-19

New treatment centre presents to the Cultural and Social Standing Policy Committee

Nikka Yuko Japanese Gardens releases numbers for Winter Lights Festivals

BCN series 1 of 3 - Grassy Mountain - Education

Dino Kambeitz named 29th captain in Hurricanes history

Sexual misconduct allegations against former LPS inspector

I Read Canadian Day at Analog Books

Fusion BBQ target of robbery and vandalism

'Made In, Stories of Stuff' exhibit featured at the Galt Museum

New hockey training program to come to Lethbridge

Taber Lost Paws Society starts operations with new animal shelter

A look back at black history in southern Alberta

Lethbridge College automotive training programs receive vehicle donations

Churches and schools miss out on pancake Tuesday celebration

Caught on Video: Bystander Stops Assault of Woman at Bank

World's Longest Hockey Game braves the cold

Kids still able to exchange Valentines

Lethbridge businesses prep for a busy Valentine's Day

Taking the plunge for Special Olympics

Community Safety Standing Policy Committee puts forward motion to not extend Lethbridge mask bylaw

Fewer couples considering divorce amid COVID-19

Lethbridge real estate sales soar in the midst of COVID-19

Black History in Breton Alberta remembered

Lethbridge football coach receives provincial award

Care From The Heart Day Radio-a-thon fundraiser to support Chinook Regional Hospital

"Ten thousand restaurants across Canada have closed" due to pandemic, according to local restauranteur

LPS charge local man with second-degree murder

Lethbridge lawyer on proposed harm reduction site

Alberta based pharmacy chain to offer asymptotic testing in rural areas

Diabetic man held in detainment says no revision made to daily menu

Taber Safe Haven sells out Valentine's Fundraiser

Spearman prepared to follow Wood Buffalo's lead on EMS motion

Lethbridge College announces free fitness centre memberships for students

Suspicious death at Westwinds apartment was murder, says police

Lethbridge dealership gives back to local restaurants with Valentine's Day contest

Community Foundation of Lethbridge and Southwestern Alberta announces 'Healthy Communities Initiative'

Advocates for homeless say cold weather triggers urgent need

Winter driving tips for when you head out on the road

Stitch It Forward Society of Lethbridge makes Valentine's bags for seniors

1976 coal policy reinstated with 'loopholes' says CPAWS

Alberta gyms reopen today, but only for one-on-one training

Coffee shops celebrate dine-in service relaunch

2020 Operation Christmas Child shoebox campaign releases final shoebox tally

AHS offers tips on how to protect yourself from the cold weather

Intimate images of children being shared online skyrockets during pandemic

MyCityCare needs towels and bedding for newcomers

Two city arenas open for one-on-one training

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu self-defence course being taught online

Cancer diagnoses down during pandemic, but not because cancer has disappeared

March 5, 2021

Pastor talks the power of prayer during World Day of Prayer

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March 5, 2021

Pastor talks the power of prayer during World Day of Prayer

March 5, 2021

New window art for Volunteer Lethbridge to celebrate 40th anniversary

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March 5, 2021

New window art for Volunteer Lethbridge to celebrate 40th anniversary

March 5, 2021

Lethbridge County Bursary Program now accepting applications

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March 5, 2021

Lethbridge County Bursary Program now accepting applications

March 5, 2021

Lethbridge's Steve Keenan Band releases first album

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March 5, 2021

Lethbridge's Steve Keenan Band releases first album

March 5, 2021

Lethbridge Soup Kitchen's Bill Ginther running for city council

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March 5, 2021

Lethbridge Soup Kitchen's Bill Ginther running for city council

March 4, 2021

Internet on the Go to help out residents of Lethbridge

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March 4, 2021

Internet on the Go to help out residents of Lethbridge

March 4, 2021

HALO Air Ambulance launches first lottery

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March 4, 2021

HALO Air Ambulance launches first lottery

March 4, 2021

SACPA outlines how University of Lethbridge students are dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic

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March 4, 2021

SACPA outlines how University of Lethbridge students are dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic

March 4, 2021

Digital Media 'inspiring' at Lethbridge College

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March 4, 2021

Digital Media 'inspiring' at Lethbridge College

March 4, 2021

'Coffee with contractors'

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March 4, 2021

'Coffee with contractors'

March 3, 2021

Lethbridge woman charged with first-degree murder

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March 3, 2021

Lethbridge woman charged with first-degree murder

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Micah Quinn

Micah Quinn is an up and comer Video journalist, originally from Calgary, AB. After graduating from Mount Royal University, he loved his work at City TV - Breakfast Television. A newcomer to Lethbridge, he looks forward to connecting with this community, and reaching a new audience. Micah has a passion for interviewing and finding out what makes people tick. You'll often find him pursuing local feature stories and hard news.

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Michael began working in broadcasting in the early 1990s. His work has varied from corporate and commercial spheres, to news, sports, films and more. Outside of the media industry Michael has worked in Project Management and Sales. Michael has the passion and experience to bring your advertising campaign from design to completion.

Jeannette Rocher

Born in Puerto Rico, and raised in Minnesota and Manitoba, Jeannette Rocher is a graduate of the Creative Communications program at Red River College in Winnipeg where she studied Broadcast Journalism. After completing an internship with the CBC and volunteering at Trinity Television’s “It’s a New Day”, she embarked on her journalism career by moving overseas to take a job on the island of Saipan in the Northern Mariana Islands. While overseas she covered stories in Fiji, Guam and Japan including the 2011 tsunami that hit Japan and its surrounding islands (including Saipan). She covered a mass shooting that left five dead including two children, an Earth quake, the disappearance of two little girls, murder cases and other huge court cases. In 2013 she moved to Alberta where she covered the devastating floods of High River and Medicine Hat for CTV News. She then went on to produce and host Go! Southern Alberta for Shaw TV.

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Brian Lilley

Brian Liley has covered politics across Canada for the last 17 years. Starting in radio Montreal covering local politics and the PQ government of the day before moving up to Ottawa. He spent five years as the Ottawa Bureau Chief for Canada's largest private radio network before helping launch Sun News Network where he hosted a show and wrote columns for the Sun papers. He currently hosts Beyond the News in Ottawa.

Tyler Dawson

Tyler Dawson is the Alberta correspondent for the National Post, based in Edmonton. A graduate of Carleton University’s journalism program, he was previously the deputy editorial pages editor at the Ottawa Citizen/Sun and has worked for the Edmonton Journal and the Quebec community newspaper the Low Down to Hull and Back News.

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Lisa Daftari is an award-winning investigative journalist focusing on foreign affairs with expertise in the Middle East and counter terrorism. She is a political analyst and commentator who frequently appears on Fox News, CBS, NBC, PBS, Voice of America and SiriusXM. She has been interviewed in Spanish, English and Persian (Farsi). Lisa also serves as director and founding editor of The Foreign Desk, a newswire service launched in late 2015 covering stories from around the globe.