Upcoming Events

  • Musical Ride performed daily at 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. at the Fort Museum.
  • 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.

    Heritage Acres site of quilt, flower show

    Posted 17 July 2019 Comments (0)

    A quilt and flower show will happen Saturday, July 20 from 1-5 p.m. at Heritage Acres Farm Museum. The show…Continue Reading

    RCMP investigate theft of ATV

    Posted 17 July 2019 Comments (0)

    Fort Macleod RCMP are investigating the theft of a John Deere Gator ATV from Highland RV Campground south of town…Continue Reading

    Waterton hosts annual butterfly count

    Posted 17 July 2019 Comments (0)

    Waterton Lakes National Park will hold its annual butterfly count, one of the longest running butterfly counts in Alberta, on…Continue Reading

    Salvation Army closes thrift store in Fort Macleod

    Posted 17 July 2019 Comments Off on Salvation Army closes thrift store in Fort Macleod

    The Salvation Army will cease operation of its thrift store in Fort Macleod on Friday, July 20. As a result,…Continue Reading

    W.A. Day students, staff honour three retirees

    Posted 09 July 2019 Comments (0)

    Students and staff at W.A. Day school said farewell last week to three staff members who have dedicated a combined…Continue Reading

    Shakespeare’s Macbeth comes to the Empress

    Posted 09 July 2019 Comments (0)

    Shakespeare’s classic play Macbeth comes to the stage of the Empress Theatre on Friday, July 12 at 7:30 p.m. Lethbridge…Continue Reading

    Chelsie Harris nominated for leadership scholarship

    Posted 09 July 2019 Comments (0)

    Chelsie Harris is a young woman whose presence is felt in many corners of the community. The graduating Grade 12 student’s willingness to get involved, help out and take leadership roles earned her F.P. Walshe school’s nomination for the 2019 Dr. Lloyd Cavers Student Leadership Scholarship. The Cavers scholarship recognizes students for leadership, citizenship, service,…Continue Reading

    Town gets support for zoning changes in south Fort Macleod

    Posted 09 July 2019 Comments (0)

    Town council moved forward with plans to develop land in the south part of Fort Macleod. Council gave second and…Continue Reading

    Photo Albums – what’s new

    Here are some images from the Fort Macleod Checkmates Car Club’s show ‘n’ shine on June 15.


    South Country Fair is upon us on July 19-21, which begs the question, which of these acts is tops on your list to see?
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