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.

    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

    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

    Fort Macleod Triathlon adds virtual component

    Posted 02 July 2019 Comments (0)

    The Fort Macleod Triathlon will take place about a month earlier than it has the past 16 years. The popular swim, bike, run event was moved to Saturday, July 13 from its traditional August date to avoid problems caused by late summer forest fires. “The last two years the air quality has been horrible,” organizer…Continue Reading

    Livingstone Range School Board finalizes changes to electoral wards

    Posted 02 July 2019 Comments (0)

    Livingstone Range School Board forged ahead with changes to electoral boundaries. The school board voted to shift one trustee from…Continue Reading

    Former Fort Macleod resident offers energy help

    Posted 02 July 2019 Comments (0)

    A former Fort Macleod resident reached out to her old community with an offer to help with solar and energy…Continue Reading

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    Canada Day celebrations set for July 1 in Fort Macleod, Granum

    Posted 26 June 2019 Comments Off on Canada Day celebrations set for July 1 in Fort Macleod, Granum

    Fort Macleod and Granum host Canada Day celebrations on Monday, July 1. Canada marks the 152nd year of confederation in…Continue Reading

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    F.P. Walshe schoolhonours top athletes

    Posted 26 June 2019 Comments Off on F.P. Walshe schoolhonours top athletes

    F.P. Walshe school honoured a pair of Grade 12 students last week as its top athletes. Haley Cervo and Isaiah…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.


    The 2019 Canadian Football League season is under way. Who is your early season pick to win the Grey Cup?
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