Ryan Dahlman

Ryan Dahlman

Managing Editor

Wednesday, 06 February 2013 13:55

Two leaders — two ways to wipe away the egg

Sometimes in politics, a decision is made which makes the government wipe proverbial egg off its face.

Sam Shepard’s True West is a theatrical drama which generally attracts huge crowds wherever it is produced.

With the benefit of hindsight — 103 games’ worth, to be exact — Swift Current Broncos defenceman Dillon Heatherington can safely point to Sept. 24, 2011 as the real start of his Western Hockey League development.

Wednesday, 16 January 2013 08:39

Blenders brings Miles to Lyric stage

One of Canada’s most accomplished singer/songwriters, Lynn Miles will perform at the Lyric Theatre Jan. 27, as part of the Blenders music series.

One can only wonder if Attawapiskat Chief Theresa Spence truly expected what has played out between the federal government and First Nations leaders would have happened as a result of the media attention garnered by her fasting and subsequent Idle No More protests.

“Merry Christmas.” Two such simple words referring to celebrating one of the most joyous times on the Christian calendar seems to be causing such a negative stir, especially by one man in particular.

For most of those who celebrate Christmas, one of their favourite aspects is spending time with friends and family. Unfortunately for those 1,250 Canadian Forces personnel who are overseas in 2012, that’s not reality.

The 34th annual Medicine Hat Symphonic Society Concerto Competition saw many from outside of Medicine Hat dominate the winners’ circles. The event took place at Medicine Hat’s picturesque St. John’s Presbyterian Church Nov. 30-Dec. 1.

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