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Rock Ramblings: Hip’s emotional cross-country tour highlighted an amazing year

By Medicine Hat News on December 29th, 2016

It’s the last week of the year and tradition dictates that we use this chunk of the calendar to look back at the year that was. Why? I don’t know, really. Renewal and change and new beginnings and all that. Does anything really transform just because we flip the page on some calendar? I guess ... Read More »

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After Dark Dec. 29-Jan.4

By Medicine Hat News on December 29th, 2016

Note: Some listings may be cancelled due to the New Year’s long weekend. Check with the establishment. 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. ... Read More »

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Library Chat: Survey says: Hatters love their public library

By Medicine Hat News on December 23rd, 2016

As we get ready to wrap up another year of service at Medicine Hat Public Library, we’re reviewing almost 900 satisfaction survey responses to date. It’s good to measure outcomes and check our assumptions. The surveys went out to our users — in the library, by email, and by social media. It comes as no ... Read More »

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Rock Ramblings: Christmas traditions help make the season

By Medicine Hat News on December 22nd, 2016

Every family has its own Christmas traditions. As we approach the big day this weekend I wanted to reflect on the many different ways we celebrate Christmas. We put up Christmas lights, decorate the tree, send Christmas cards, build gingerbread houses, listen to Christmas music and watch our favourite holiday movie. Did you know the ... Read More »

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Year in Review: Laughs, music and more music in 2016

By Charles Lefebvre on December 22nd, 2016

CHARLES LEFEBVRE Medicine Hat News Rock, country and comedy: Medicine Hat had a little bit of everything this year. 2016 saw the Canalta Centre post its first-ever sold out crowd and popular entertainers from around the world stopped by to perform for Hatters. The Stampede brought a group of legends for a sold-out concert and ... Read More »

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After Dark Dec. 22-28

By Medicine Hat News on December 22nd, 2016

Note: Some listings may be cancelled due to Christmas. Check with the establishment. 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 ... Read More »

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Tartones performing Wednesday at St. John’s

By Medicine Hat News on December 20th, 2016

Medicine Hat News The Tartones invite you to hear Music for Christmas on Wednesday. Medicine Hat’s men’s chorus will perform at St. John’s Presbyterian Church beginning at 7 p.m. and featuring guest singers from The Joyful Sounds. A reception will follow and there will be a free will offering at the concert... Read More »

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Eye on the Esplanade: Lessons from our youngest mentors

By Medicine Hat News on December 16th, 2016

Last Thursday I sat crosslegged on the floor of the historic Duggan house with a group of rosy cheeked Kindergarten students. Our toes were still stinging from the frosty walk over from the Esplanade. We were gathered to discuss sugar plums, tin soldiers and the magical powers of the evergreen tree. This was our first ... Read More »

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Sounds of Winter on Saturday

By Medicine Hat News on December 16th, 2016

Medicine Hat News The Medicine Hat Concert Band Society will present Sounds of Winter on Saturday evening at the Esplanade. Led by conductor Bill Wahl, the musicians will take the audience on a world tour. playing music from around the world that celebrates all the joys of winter. Expect to hear songs both familiar and ... Read More »

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Rock Ramblings: Hair may be greyer, but huge blessings from having a child

By Medicine Hat News on December 15th, 2016

They say that grey hair is a sign of wisdom and while I’m not sure who ‘they’ are, I’m convinced ‘they’ never had kids. I’m rockin’ more grey these days than a 2-for-1 coupon at a Just For Men convention and I don’t feel very S-M-R-T despite the superficial proof. Now it might be coincidence ... Read More »

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