Global News at 5 Lethbridge: Jan 23

January 23 2020 10:09pm The Thursday, January 23, 2020 edition of Global News at 5 on Global Lethbridge hosted by Liam Nixon. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp…

Instagram-worthy Alberta coffee shop gets creative 2D boost

Posted January 23, 2020 8:13 pm Updated January 23, 2020 8:59 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A bakery and café in Okotoks, Alta., is turning heads after redesigning its space…

‘Absolutely devastating’: Alberta parents concerned over support funding review

January 23 2020 7:37pm Some Alberta parents are outraged by the provincial government’s decision to review program funding for young children with disabilities. Emily Olsen reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object”…

Lethbridge city council and ARCHES respond to premier’s supervised consumption comments

Results from a UCP-appointed panel could soon determine the fate of Alberta’s seven supervised consumption sites. On Tuesday, Premier Jason Kenney didn’t close the door on the idea of relocating some of the sites. READ MORE: Some of Alberta’s supervised…

Alberta cannabis producer lays off 10% of workforce; expert blames poor-quality products

Alberta-based cannabis producer Sundial confirmed Tuesday that it has laid off “less than 10 per cent” of its workforce. In a statement to Global News, it said: “In the spirit of continuous optimization for efficiency and effectiveness, Sundial has made…

City of Lethbridge hires provincial advocate

The City of Lethbridge is ramping up its efforts to communicate its needs with the provincial government. Council approved the hiring of Crown Strategic Consulting on Jan. 13 to lobby on behalf of the city’s key issues. “What we consistently…