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Lethbridge County announces 2019 grant recipients

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Lethbridge County giving out more than $71,000 s as part of its Community Grant Program.

Six grants have been awarded to a number of local community groups.

Those include the Coulee Winds Saddle Club, Friends of St. Joseph’s School, Kinsmen Club of Coaldale, Turin Community Club, Monarch Community Association, and McNally Community Association.

Reeve Lorne Hickey says these grants provide social, cultural, and recreational activities within the county.

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Grant funding is given out on an annual basis.

2019 Lethbridge County Grant Recipients

•  Coulee Winds Saddle Club- Arena repairs and upgrades- $5,800
•  Friends of St. Joseph’s School Council- Playground upgrades and redevelopment- $10,000
•  Kinsmen Club of Coaldale- Eastview Park renovation and facility enhancement- $10,000
•  Turin Community Club- Community centre security and storage- $8,800
•  Monarch Community Association- Community hall upgrades- $17,005
•  McNally Community Association- Heating replacement project- $20,000

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Patrick Siedlecki

Pat has been a mainstay in the CJOC News department from the time the station launched in 2007. He’s been in the position of News Director since then and has been anchoring daily news casts as well as reporting and working behind the scenes.

Community is important to him and keeping CJOC listeners and readers informed about what’s happening across southern Alberta and beyond.

Pat has been in radio broadcasting for the past 24 years, starting in Port Alberni on Vancouver Island in 1997 and then moving up island to Nanaimo for another few years before heading to Lethbridge in 2007.

Pat grew up in the small Saskatchewan farming town of Foam Lake. After high school, he went to Western Academy Broadcasting College (WABC) in Saskatoon prior to moving to the island.

Pat also spent several years broadcasting hockey in the BCHL as well as seven years as the radio voice of the Lethbridge Hurricanes in the WHL.

Pat has been working at Cornerstone Funeral Home in Lethbridge as a Certified Life Celebrant and Funeral Assistant since 2016.

News and sports have always been Pat’s passion from the time he was a teenager and he’s always been grateful to have had the opportunity to make that part of what’s been a fun and long radio career!

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