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Leth helping Seattle Thunderbirds fly

FORWARD PROGRESS: Former Taberite Cavin Leth is looking to bring a veteran presence to the Seattle Thunderbirds, in hopes of another deep WHL playoff run for the 2016/2017 season. TIMES PHOTO COURTESY OF BRIAN LIESSE/SEATTLE THUNDERBIRDS

By Greg Price Taber Times gprice@tabertimes.com Former Taber Golden Suns standout Cavin Leth had a very memorable Western Hockey League season last year, as it fell just short of a Memorial Cup appearance with the Seattle Thunderbirds. Leth was acquired from the Swift Current Broncos midway through the 2015/2016 WHL season, and the forward helped push the Thunderbirds to one of its most successful seasons… Read More »

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Police chief weighs in on fight against fentanyl abuse

By Greg Price Taber Times gprice@tabertimes.com With reports of deaths involving overdoses with fentanyl gripping the headlines across Canada in recent weeks, Health Canada is… Read More »

MP Shields addresses fentanyl crisis

By Trevor Busch Taber Times tbusch@tabertimes.com Canada is experiencing a growing number of opioid overdoses and deaths across the country, and the severity of this… Read More »

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Bulldog MacBain delivers a crushing clothesline to "The Tattooed Terminator" Massive Damage during a recent PPW event in Taber. SOUTHERN ALBERTA NEWSPAPERS PHOTO BY J.W. SCHNARR

Pure Power Wrestling featured at Taber Legion

By J.W. Schnarr Southern Alberta Newspapers — Lethbridge They may not have torn the roof off, but a highlight-reel main event finisher could have driven… Read More »

JET STREAM: Taberite Ian Stafford was able to compete in all eight Western Canadian Watercross Association jet ski races this year. TIMES PHOTO SUBMITTED

Stafford concludes successful jet ski season

By Greg Price Taber Times gprice@tabertimes.com Taberite Ian Stafford has a need for speed, and he was able to get that competing out on the… Read More »

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Autumn is the Monday of seasons

By Nikki Jamieson Taber Times njamieson@tabertimes.com The week the seasons officially change is always a bittersweet one. On one hand, you know something new is… Read More »

Send in the clowns?…I think not

By Greg Price Taber Times gprice@tabertimes.com At last week’s Taber Recreation Board meeting, chairperson Luke Wijna had some really good ideas on how to freshen… Read More »

Editorial

Positives can still come from sponsorship debacle

The business partnership by the Town of Taber and Sponsorship Connections finally came to a merciful end this past June, but perhaps a mighty Phoenix… Read More »

Paralympians are epitome of athletic excellence

Canadians found plenty to be inspired about during the recent Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. But there's still more inspiration ahead as the 2016… Read More »

Agricultural

Fighting pests with bigger pests: the Mother Nature method

By J.W. Schnarr Southern Alberta Newspapers — Lethbridge Sometimes, you just have to let Mother Nature run its course. In the case of zebra chip… Read More »

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