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Medicine Hat News (Newspaper) - August 22, 2015, Medicine Hat, AlbertaA2 saturday August 22, 2015 the Medicine hat news up front its a boy. Sagen Elliott Francis born at the local Hospital in Medicine hat Alberta on Friday october 19th at 2 22 in the morning Sagen is the first born of Chloe Rogers and Justin Francis. With a due Date of october 8th, Sagen ended up being 11 Days overdue weighing in at 9 pounds 5 ounces and measuring 22 inches Long. Welcome to the world Little Guy lots of love from Nanny Granddad auntie Natalie & Uncle Steve Uncle Mike and Cousin Olivia the first grandson Sagen is the first grandson for both sides of the family the first grandchild for Chloes family and the first to continue the Francis name. Grandma Shelley was Able to visit from England to be there during the birth one of the first people to meet and course love at first Happy 2nd Sagen always remember wherever you Are and whatever you do you Are loved lots of love Natalie Steve & Olivia 10.19.2014 what some people had to say on the big Day. Pam Francis and its a Beautiful baby boy Jem Bartle congratulations you both hers Beautiful. He looks a Little bit like your dad Chloe. Jules Davis King of Chloe. Beautiful. Ism so Happy for you All. Xxx Tanya Street he sure is perfect Chloe. Xxxix cant wait 2 cuddle Sagen you and Justin Thomas Over Joyed and overwhelmed Are understatement for How in feeling right now Sagen Elliot is one extremely Lucky boy to have such a kind Down to Earth Loving Mummy to the end of the Earth for her son and a daddy who is just As Cool As his Mummy Erica Street xxxix $ 1.25 plus get $ 1.43 Friday saturday Friday october 19, 2012 Medicine agnews. Peop he us boy to Bot hers very effect cd xxx Joye Eha news. Com. Wow. Norwoo Dgrande. Com m Ain. 403 527 1101. 403 528 5767 n newsroom. 403 528 news. 403 526 sold City. A3 opinion. B3 sports. A7. B1 classifieds. B5 comics. B4 crossword. B4 Community. A4 horoscopes. B4 weather. A4 Region. A5 nation world. A6 weather phone Index 5 3 monday april 4,2011 $ 1.05 plus get $ 1.43 Friday saturday wow. Medicine agnews. Com Bruce Cheadle the c Ana Dianore is Ottawa never mind the substance Check out the style. The Liberal Campaign platform launch sunday a snot just an Opportunity for the party to tout its family pack policy Agenda paid for by billions in business tax hikes. The online launch of the 94 Page document was designed As a study in contrasts Between Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff and prime minister Stephen Harper As Canadian voters consider their ballot choices for May 2. This is what democracy looks like said Ignatieff speaking without notes or teleprompter in a hotel ballroom ringed with seated supporters like an amphitheatre. This is the right Way to do it folks. This is the Only Way to do it in a democracy. You put ideas out you defend them clearly and then you stand and answer questions in front of the Canadian people. The detailed Liberal platform release comes unusually Early in the 36 Day Campaign. It mirrors the Liberal launch of their 1993 Campaign red Book that was also delivered in a budget style Media lockup at a downtown Ottawa hotel designed to lend an air of credibility to a policy blueprint. S be liberals Page a2 Scott Schmidt is Chmidt Medicine anew s. Com at least for now Mother natures most recent assault on Southern Alberta looks like its biggest Impact will have been further inflammation to so Many battered shovel tired backs. That is to say anywhere from one to three inches of heavy Snow the Medicine hat and area received on the weekend thanks to a Nasty storm out of Montana is so far not a real threat to cause flooding. There is certainly a heightened awareness of what Impact this new Quantity of precipitation will have should we have a rain event says Medicine hat fire chief Ron Robinson. Weave kept in Contact with Alberta River forecasters and Alberta environment and the Good news is the creeks Are flowing smoothly and positively which Means there is no ice build up to Block culverts. In fact ironically just due to the nature of the weather the precipitation and storm did not have any Impact on our Creek flows. Murray dam is flowing fast out of there just to keep the reservoirs at a balanced level so its All been very positive. Robinson says the before and after weather has As much affect on flood potential As the snowstorm itself and several Days of melt prior to the weekend took much of the Snow pack from the Prairies causing minimal damage. Luckily the forecast for this week Calls for much of the same leading Robinson and his sources to believe the situation will remain quite minor. The concern now however comes from the higher elevations and what problems rain could cause should it fall heavily during the next few Days. Were observing very carefully the amount of Snow in the upper elevations of Cypress Hills says Robinson. If we get a rain event and warm weather such As is expected eight or nine degrees Over the next week then weave got a problem. If we just get warm weather and its cooler in the upper elevations than we should be of. S be weather Page a2 Elena Becatoros the a associated press Athens the libyan government is seeking a Way out of the crisis with an envoy of Moa mar Qadhafi meeting with the greek prime minister in Athens on sunday and due to head to Turkey and Malta As part of efforts to find a solution greek officials said. Abdul Ati Al Obeidi a former libyan prime minister who has served As a Qadhafi envoy during the recent crisis and is now acting foreign minister held talks with prime minister George Papandreou sunday night following a request by the libyan prime minister. From the libyan envoys comments it appears that the regime is seeking a solution foreign minister Dimitris Droutsas said in a statement after the meeting. Few other details of the talks were released publicly. Droutsas said Al Obeidi was to continue his talks with contacts in Turkey on monday and then with Malta. A greek government official said diplomatic efforts included seeking How a ceasefire could be arranged but described the situation As very difficult and said there was a lot of mistrust on both sides. The official who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss the contents of the talks said Greece was seeking solutions that could help the first step and that the channels of communication would remain open. Greece which is both a european Union and nato member has traditionally had Good relations with Libya and Qadhafi whom Papandreou visited last summer. Another libyan envoy had visited Athens in March and held talks at the foreign ministry before a european Union meeting that month to discuss the crisis. It is necessary for there to be a serious Effort for peace for stability in the Region. Greece will continue in this Effort to offer its Good services Droutsas said in his statement adding that Greece would inform its International partners about sundays talks and Green eds proposals. News photo Emma Bennett Hatter s walk their dog s through the off Lea s h dog Park in Kin c Coulee on s unday afternoon. All eyes on the weather forecast Libya seeks cease fire Greece Liberal platform targets families Doe s heavy s now affect flood Outlook the Good news is the creeks Are flowing smoothly. There is no ice build up fire c Hief Ron Robin s on c of. Moa mar Qadhafi family pack of policies s bought with corporate tax hike Canadian press Nathan Denette Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff s Peak s during i s launch in Ottawa i want to make a Deal with or. Harper. If you Stop telling lies about us we will Stop telling the truth about you. Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff goals gone wild news photo Emma Bennett Medicine hat Tiger s Forward c Ole Grbavac right and Hunter s Shinkaruk left the puck in front of King s goalie c Orbin Boe s during s saturday s 9 5 win at the Arena. Read the s tory on Page a7 Steve & Natalie get married on april 4th, 2010 Steven Long and Natalie Francis got married at the Stampede grounds in Medicine hat. It was a Small event with Only 25 guests. Family visited from England to enjoy the wedding Good food and lots of drinks thanks to everyone that came to celebrate our Day with us love is All you need love you Steve Happy 5 year anniversary and to Many Many More now every ones special events Ca n be fron t Page e news. With this new & uni que s or vice now offered a t the Medicine hat news p provide us with p Hotos a and a St Ory that you w ish to be made int o a front co ver Story m mounted on or amount. 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Medicine hat a t1b 3r2 Tel Eph o be 403 527 1101 email Chudson Medicine agnews. Com 41184860 11/ 03/ 14 41226200 07/ 21/ 15 Popcorn duty news photo Emma Bennett Tina Bloodworth guest services manager and Sam Schank fill bags of Popcorn in preparation for the grand opening of the Canasta Centre. Tool s for s school s news photo Emma Bennett Southland Volkswagen staff members Bob Aaltonen owner Tom Alexander James Ferland Lorne Wishart and Kevin Bouvier Model backpacks for the tools for school Campaign for the United Way. School supplies and backpacks can be dropped off at Volkswagen until tuesday August 25 until 7 p. M. Pre filled backpacks can be purchased for a donation of $ 50. A s Hion s How submitted photo Stephanie Hansen Sissons of dress your lashes left Trene Dworak of shoe addiction Karen Berard of karens Klowet and Michelle g All of diva dolls mingle during a fashion show at dress your lashes thursday evening. People e mail your submissions to people Medicine agnews. Com from Page a1 i have to put up with All these people illegally parking across the Street and its not even my Mailbox he said noting he collects his mail about one Block away. If Canada Post was trying to save Money Why did not they reduce the times each week mail is delivered rather than destroy the entire system mail carriers told the news this week they have fielded a flurry of questions from homeowners. Thatus despite the fact that the postal workers Union has opposed the plan since it was announced in late 2013. Carriers Are working hard to make sure people get their mail said Angela kettles the vice president of the local unit of the Canadian Union of postal workers. The corporation said two years ago that ending Home delivery nationwide was required to combat costs As mail volume declines. About 40 per cent of hat addresses received mail previously in super boxes that were placed in newer communities during the planning stages. Inserting the boxes in older neighbourhoods however has meant finding publicly owned Road right of Way that often extends on to what residents typically consider their Lawn. New boxes have also been located in Parks and next to churches alleys and Green spaces. Hamilton said each new location Only serves about 40 addresses in order to avoid creating a Hub feel. He said that numerous boxes in centralized locations serving Large areas was a concern noted in Many surveys sent out in the Spring. Carrier s Fiel d in g q u e s Tion s from Page a1 i dont believe there is one or that is supports what is happening said Barnes. One of my big concerns is what if testing ends up costing a whole lot More at a new collection site Here. Barnes says that could Lead to the loss of the whole lab testing facility Here and having it centralized in Lethbridge of Calgary. I do have a number of questions related to the business Case staffing and service Levels said Hoffman promising to seek answers from has. When it comes to staff at Modl Phillips says a precedent has already been set where staff in a similar situation were Given jobs with the new facility company. Has has taken pharmacies Over and when the sonic Laboratory Deal was going ahead they were seamlessly taking Dyn Alife Laboratory and has employees into sonic so that patient care would not be compromised said Phillips. Dyn Alife employees were guaranteed their jobs. If this does have to go Public in Medicine hat then Why Are we treated different. Hoffman Calls it a complicated Issue related to a transition agreement that is already in place. I have made it Clear that my expectation is that they should be treated fairly and respectfully said Hoffman. Obviously there Are still concerns that need to be addressed and i believe that has wants to give assurances to the lab employees. Hoffman Barne s s seeking an s wer s Medicine hat news the childrens Miracle network will Benefit from a special family fun Day at Hoo plans miniature Golf on thursday. From 11 a. M. To 10 p. M. $ 2 from every individual ticket sold and $ 5 from every family pass will go to the childrens Miracle network. There is even More fun planned from 4 p. M. To 8 p. M. With food trucks face painting and Popcorn All sponsored by re Max medal a real estate. A portion of the proceeds from these will also go to the Charity. Hoo plans is located at 1072 7 Street s. W. Near Tumbleweed restaurant and the Best Western just off the trans Canada Highway. If you require additional information please Call hoopla at 403 487 3747. Mini g Olf f u n d Rai s or next week b Benefit s Chil d rent s Miracle network Drew Barnes visit Medicine agnews. Com for breaking news

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