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Winter in Lethbridge

One of the great things about living in Lethbridge is the variable weather. A common saying in Southern Alberta is, “If you don’t like the weather, wait five minutes”. While that may be hyperbolic, it does aptly illustrate our very volatile weather pattern. What this means is that we get a variety of weather; it […]

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Lethbridge reaches 85,000

This April, the City of Lethbridge conducted it’s annual census. Yesterday, they published the results. Here is a summary: The new population as of April was 85,492. At 30,489, the Westside now has the most people of the three areas. Growth for the city over 2008 was 1.8%. The Westside growth rate was the highest at 2.75%.

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Spring is in Lethbridge

Spring is in Lethbridge. The buds are opening, flowers are coming up, and the grass is green. The apple trees on 5 Avenue South downtown are blossoming; they look beautiful and smell great. I don’t walk home down that block often, but I’ve noticed the blossoms lately, and I would’ve kicked myself had I missed […]

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Widening 6 Av S in Lethbridge

This week, I received the most current issue of the London Road Neighbourhood Association newsletter. On the front page was a short article reporting on a recent meeting where members discussed the hypothetical widening of 6 Avenue South. The City is studying the feasibility of building a third bridge between the Westside and Southside. A […]