December 15th, 2017

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  • Court rules for AP in reporter impersonation document fight

    WASHINGTON – A federal appeals court has sided with reporters in a court fight over documents that began after an FBI agent pretended to be an Associated Press journalist while investigating bomb threats at a Washington state high school. When the ruse became public in 2014, the AP and a press freedom organization attempted to [...] Read More »

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  • Weinstein lawyers seek to identify Ontario woman behind lawsuit

    TORONTO – Lawyers for Harvey Weinstein are seeking to publicly identify an Ontario actress who has filed a sexual assault lawsuit against the disgraced Hollywood producer. A Toronto court is set to hear arguments on the matter on Feb. 9, and the outcome could determine whether the lawsuit proceeds. The woman’s lawyers have said they [...] Read More »

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  • Trudeaus, Mulroneys, Erdem? Canadians who could snag a royal wedding invite

    Save the date. Kensington Palace announced Friday that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have chosen May 19 as their wedding date. When Harry’s older brother William married Kate Middleton in 2011, former governor general David Johnston and his wife Sharon were in attendance. Then-prime minister Stephen Harper sent his regrets, given the wedding came just [...] Read More »

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  • Dying man’s wish to see new ‘Star Wars’ movie coming true

    BEDFORD, N.H. – A dying man’s wish to see the new “Star Wars” movie is coming true, thanks to local fire departments and medics. Ron Villemaire has stage 4 colon cancer and is in hospice care in Bedford, New Hampshire. He’s a huge “Star Wars” fan, but can’t get to a theatre and sit in [...] Read More »

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  • Producer of live events drops ties to Tavis Smiley

    NEW YORK – Tavis Smiley’s career has taken another hit as live producer Mills Entertainment pulled out of backing the TV host’s theatrical production focusing on the last year of Martin Luther King Jr.’s life. Smiley, who has been indefinitely suspended from his PBS talk show and lost his Walmart sponsorship, was to launch a [...] Read More »

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Local Entertainment

  • Silent Night, Holy Night, musical night

    Medicine Hat News The Medicine Hat Concert Band Society returns to the Esplanade this weekend for a show that has become a holiday tradition for not only the band but also many in the community. Conductor Bill Wahl and the Andante and Allegro Bands present Silent Night, Holy Night on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. More [...] Read More »

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  • Canada’s Pink Floyd band Ñ PIGS Ñ coming to Medicine Hat in February

    Medicine Hat News PIGS: Canada’s Pink Floyd is coming to Medicine Hat early next year. The band, which has spent 10 years perfecting its Pink Floyd-inspired act, will be at the Esplanade on Feb. 17. PIGS has played extensively in Western Canada over the past few years, winning the hearts of fans of the original [...] Read More »

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  • Rock Ramblings: The Glorious Sons top the list of 2017’s best rock albums

    As I was sitting at the kitchen table helping my son decorate his gingerbread house I started to reflect back on my favourite rock and roll albums of 2017. Maybe I’m a little biased, but I feel like 2017 was a big year for rock. Here are my top 10: 10) Theory of a Deadman [...] Read More »

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  • Holiday Train bringing Clark back to her roots

    mcranker@medicinehatnews.com @MHNmocranker The CP Holiday Train is making one of its final stops in Medicine Hat Sunday, and one of the biggest stars on this year’s train has roots in the Hat. Country singer Terri Clark grew up in Medicine Hat, and is now making her way through various states and provinces on the CP [...] Read More »

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  • After Dark Dec. 14-20

    THURSDAY – Karaoke, Oly’s Alehouse and Eatery, Johnny with Dynamite Sound, win a $100 gift certificate, 9 p.m., 403-548-6597 – Live jam, Cecil Hotel, 9 p.m. – Ride the Mechanical Bull, Ralph’s Texas Bar and Steakhouse, 9 p.m. – Top 40 DJ music with Ryan Stewart, Temptation Night Club, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. – Intimate with [...] Read More »

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