Upcoming Events

  • Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) meets in the Bill Simpson Room at the Claresholm Library on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. Phone Shannon at 403-915-4622.
  • Licensed preschool program runs Tuesday and Thursdays for three- and four-year-old children. Morning and afternoon classes offered. Call 403-715-4042 to register or Facebook Fort Macleod Preschool.
  • Project Read needs tutors for learners. Phone 403-553-4106.
  • Canadian Blood Services needs donors in southern Alberta. To book an appointment, call 1-888-236-6283.
  • Become a Red Cross disaster response volunteer. Call 403-327-7117 or visit www.redcross.ca/southernalberta.

    Harry Manx coming to Empress Theatre

    Posted 22 January 2019 Comments (0)

    Blending folk, blues and classical Indian songs performed on his signature 20-stringed mohan veena, Harry Manx will bring his bewitching…Continue Reading

    Fort Macleod rugby players in Alberta tournament

    Posted 22 January 2019 Comments (0)

    Three F.P. Walshe Flyers were part of a bronze medal effort on the weekend at the Alberta Regional U18 Sevens…Continue Reading

    Fort Macleod RCMP seek assistance in locating family dog

    Posted 22 January 2019 Comments (0)

    Fort Macleod RCMP want to reunite a local family with their beloved pet. Police said Friday they need the public’s…Continue Reading

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    Livingstone Range plans to attract, retain students

    Posted 15 January 2019 Comments (0)

    Livingstone Range School Division is addressing declining enrollment. Trustees last week approved a plan for student engagement and retainment. “We…Continue Reading

    Chamber organizing job fair

    Posted 15 January 2019 Comments (0)

    A job fair in May will have something for people looking for work as well as businesses that will hire…Continue Reading

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    Cal Braid heads Fort Macleod Community Aquaponic Greenhouse Society youth program

    Posted 15 January 2019 Comments (0)

    LAWRENCE GLEASON, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR The Fort Macleod Community Aquaponic Greenhouse Society has a new youth co-ordinator, Cal Braid, who is…Continue Reading

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    Town of Granum’s viability is under review

    Posted 15 January 2019 Comments (0)

    Granum is under the microscope as the province conducts a viability review. Residents were told Jan. 8 about the process that could lead to a vote on dissolving the town to be part of the MD of Willow Creek. “If people vote, the minister is bound by law to recommend to cabinet that it be…Continue Reading

    New Kids First co-ordinator thrilled to be in Fort Macleod

    Posted 08 January 2019 Comments (0)

    LAWRENCE GLEASON, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR Cynthia Chisholm is the new Fort Macleod Kids First Family Centre co-ordinator. Chisholm has a long background in early childhood education, graduating in the subject from East Kootenay Community College in 1981. Since then Chisholm has worked as a day care home supervisor in Lethbridge, moving from there to Milk River…Continue Reading


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