April 20th, 2018

Local Life

Heritage in the Hat: Faith in the Flats

By Medicine Hat News on March 17th, 2018

Soon after Medicine Hat was established in 1883, Presbyterians, Methodists, Anglicans and Roman Catholics all established churches in the downtown core of Medicine Hat. The Baptist Church was built just across the tracks at the corner of Third St. and Maple Avenue in 1890. By the early 1900s, employment was booming at the CPR, warehouses ... Read More »

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Your Money: Why it pays to make a regular contribution to your investments

By Medicine Hat News on March 17th, 2018

The secrets of successful investing are many and varied. But one of the most important is to make regular contributions. Like most things in life, establishing healthy, positive habits is essential to long-term success and happiness. In this respect, investing regularly is no different than eating sensibly and doing regular exercise. It can pay off. ... Read More »

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All Psyched Up: Are you a winner?

By Medicine Hat News on March 16th, 2018

We just finished watching the Winter Olympics as well as curling’s Tim Hortons Brier, the national men’s championships. Each of them offered several lessons that we can apply in our personal lives: 1. Practice — If you want to be good at something then you need to devote both time and energy to develop your ... Read More »

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Viva Vitality: Locked up tight and out of sight is the safest

By Medicine Hat News on March 16th, 2018

All I hear lately on social media are jokes about kids eating tide pods, or “back in my day I had to eat the detergent right from the box.” It is time to update this myth, detergents and household solvents are no longer the major concern and that is great news. We have realized the ... Read More »

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Rotary Music Festival results March 13 and 14

By Medicine Hat News on March 15th, 2018

(12yrs & under and Pre Grade 1-4 are Non-Competitive) March 13 Afternoon Results PIANO Piano Solo-Grade 5 Standard — Katrina Lahey Piano Solo-Grade 6 Standard — Krysa Schlenker Piano Solo-Jazz/Blues/Ragtime-Grade 5 Standard — Adam Suelzle Piano Solo-Jazz/Blues/Ragtime-Grade 6 Standard — Mackenzie Hanson Piano Solo-Jazz/Blues/Ragtime-Grade 7 Standard — Angela Peter Piano Solo-Movie/TV/Pop-Grade 8 Standard — Kaitlin ... Read More »

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Rotary Music Festival results for March 12 and 13

By Medicine Hat News on March 14th, 2018

(12yrs & under and Pre-Grade 1-4 Standard are Non-Competitive) March 12 Afternoon and Evening Results VOCAL Vocal Solo-Movie/TV/Pop-Ballad — 14yrs & under — Hannah Christie Vocal Solo-Movie/TV/Pop-Ballad — 17yrs & under — Jessica Schnell Vocal Solo-Movie/TV/Pop-Ballad — 19yrs & over — Kenaniah Schnare Vocal Solo-Movie/TV/Pop-Ballad — 18yrs & under — Karen Ginther Vocal Solo-Girls-Own Choice ... Read More »

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Medicine Hat Duplicate Bridge Club results for February

By Medicine Hat News on March 13th, 2018

Feb. 1 Howell 1st Shirley Gaffney & Charlotte Jobb 2nd Pat Hannay & Len Sharland Feb. 6 North-South 1/2 Sumit Chatterjee & Chris Stewart 1/2 Len Sharland & Kathy Eaton East-West 1st Carol Farr & SallySehn 2nd LaVerne Kelly & Doreen Denis Feb. 13 Howell 1st CharlotteJobb & Mona Girling 2nd Pat Hannay & Dave ... Read More »

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Rotary Music Festival results March 9-12

By Medicine Hat News on March 13th, 2018

(12yrs and under and Pre Grade 1-4 Standard are on Competitive) March 9 Evening Results MUSICAL THEATRE Musical Theatre Solo-Up-Tempo — 10yrs & under — Alyiah Anton, Ridleigh Foshaug, Daniele Hollingworth, Joshua Holmes, Lauryn Johnson, Kate Schmaltz and Kaitlyn Taylor-Vallance Musical Theatre Solo-Up-Tempo(A) — 14yrs & under — Gabrielle Campbell Musical Theatre Solo-Up-Tempo(B) — 14yrs ... Read More »

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Clubs Calendar March 12-18

By Medicine Hat News on March 12th, 2018

MONDAY — Do you have a drinking problem? Alcoholics Anonymous meetings are held seven days a week in Medicine Hat. For times and locations, call 403-527-2065. — Moms’ Walking Group, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., meet in Mall Food Court in front of A&W. Walk, then have coffee. — TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 5:30 p.m., ... Read More »

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Praxis: Rock candy

By Medicine Hat News on March 10th, 2018

This week, I thought I would continue with my “Kitchen Chemistry” theme as I prepare some fun experiments for a very special Grade 5 class! Who knew that you could do some really exciting experiments with just ingredients in your kitchen? This week, I thought we would make those delicious fragile looking crystal lollipops you ... Read More »

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