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.

    School division won’t replace retiring senior staffer

    Posted 19 February 2019 Comments (0)

    Livingstone Range School Division will operate with a leaner upper management team. School board trustees learned Feb. 13 that a…Continue Reading

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    Dave McCann and The Firehearts get back to roots

    Posted 19 February 2019 Comments (0)

    Mix together a strong story-based narrative with acoustic underpinnings and you’ll get Dave McCann and The Firehearts’ new roots recording,…Continue Reading

    Red Moon Road finds way to Empress Theatre

    Posted 19 February 2019 Comments (0)

    Red Moon Road will treat its Fort Macleod audience to a mix of established hits and some brand-new songs. The…Continue Reading

    Julian Black Antelope followed a winding path in career

    Posted 12 February 2019 Comments (1)

    Julian Black Antelope once walked the halls of F.P. Walshe school as a teenager trying to find his place in…Continue Reading

    Storytelling trio Red Moon Road at the Empress Theatre

    Posted 12 February 2019 Comments (0)

    Red Moon Road will bring their impeccable harmonies and poetic storytelling to the Empress Theatre on Friday, Feb. 22 at…Continue Reading

    Alberta ranch along Castle River protects habitat for at-risk species

    Posted 12 February 2019 Comments (0)

    The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) announced recently the conservation of Riverside Ranch, a 1,600-hectare (3,950-acre) ranch along the Castle…Continue Reading

    Van Hierden wins Fort Macleod Farmers and Friends Bonspiel

    Posted 05 February 2019 Comments (0)

    MARY-ANN DOYLE, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR It was a fun weekend of curling and socializing at the Fort Macleod Curling Club where they hosted the annual Farmers and Friends Bonspiel with 12 teams competing. In the ‘A’ Event, the Doug Van Hierden rink comprised of Doug, Katie Lemire, Lindsay and Brendan Grant came out on top. Second…Continue Reading

    Empress to hold auditions for spring musical

    Posted 05 February 2019 Comments (0)

    Fort Macleod and district residents have another chance this spring to star on the Empress Theatre stage. Auditions start this…Continue Reading


    Who is your pick to win the exhibition hockey game on Thursday, Feb. 28 between the alumni of the 1996 Fort Macleod Atom Hawks and the 2019 Fort Macleod Midget Mavericks?
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