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Pandas earn silver medal at 2019 2A Girls Volleyball Provincials

Zeniths fall in quarters after strong performance in pool play By Garrett Simmons Westwind Weekly News A strong pool performance did not translate into playoff success for the Magrath Zeniths on the weekend at the 2019 3A Boys Volleyball Provincials. After a second-place finish in Pool A of the Alberta Schools’ Athletic Association tournament in Magrath, the Zeniths fell in the quarterfinals to Strathcona Christian.… Read More »

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The beets go on

Westwind Weekly News Photo by Stan Ashbee Even though the southern Alberta beet harvest was a bust, due to winter weather, Lantic Roger's Sugar in… Read More »

Food Banks Canada releases Hunger Count 2019

By Stan Ashbee Alberta Newspaper Group Food Banks Canada, the national association of food banks, recently released Hunger Count 2019 - a comprehensive, point-in-time report… Read More »

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Pandas earn silver medal at 2019 2A Girls Volleyball Provincials

Zeniths fall in quarters after strong performance in pool play By Garrett Simmons Westwind Weekly News A strong pool performance did not translate into playoff… Read More »

Magrath volleyball teams set to compete in provincial championship tournaments

By Garrett Simmons Westwind Weekly News The Magrath Pandas 2A girls volleyball team is heading to provincials. Magrath earned a birth in provincials following a… Read More »

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Recognizing nurses’ key role

Modern nursing began in the 19th century with Florence Nightingale, the famed “Lady with the Lamp." Thanks to modern technology, the profession has been taken… Read More »

Tales of a Charlie Brown Christmas

By Stan Ashbee Westwind Weekly News Christmas time is here and Jerry Granelli, iconic drummer from the Vince Guaraldi Trio, is heading back out on… Read More »

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Put a little love in your heart (and some food in someone’s belly)

Food, everybody needs it to survive. Some, can barely make ends meet each and every paycheque and require a little bit of compassion and assistance… Read More »

‘Christmas Vacation’ celebrates 30 years of Griswold

National Lampoon's “Christmas Vacation” has become an integral inclusion of the North American 'Tis the season and has become a treasured addition to the holiday… Read More »

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Ag scholarships to recognize the importance of agriculture in communities

By Stan Ashbee Westwind Weekly News Exhibition Park and The Rotary Club of Lethbridge East recently announced the 2nd Annual $10,000 Agricultural Scholarship Awards and… Read More »

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