• 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.

    Country singer to perform at Empress Theatre

    Posted 18 April 2018 Comments (0)

    Donny Lee will hit the Empress Theatre stage April 27 with his two-hour Nashville style concert titled “The Best Of…Continue Reading

    Empress Theatre to host magic show

    Posted 18 April 2018 Comments (0)

    The Empress Theatre Society plans to pull a rabbit out of its hat with a new fund-raiser on Saturday, April…Continue Reading

    Calgary Stampeders leading change on domestic violence

    Posted 18 April 2018 Comments (0)

    Fort Macleod and district residents are invited Wednesday, April 25 to become part of a cultural change led by a…Continue Reading

    Atom Mavericks named Team of the Year

    Posted 10 April 2018 Comments (0)

    The Atom Mavericks were named Fort Macleod Minor Hockey’s Team of the Year. The Mavericks, who won a Zone 5 banner and represented Fort Macleod at the Atom D provincial tournament, were honoured Wednesday during the awards ceremony at the Empress Theatre. “It’s always a tough decision,” Minor Hockey vice-president Kyle Nielson said. “It’s a…Continue Reading

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    Jason Stockton, Hayden Archibald nominated for Clint Jordan Award

    Posted 10 April 2018 Comments (0)

    Jason Stockton capped his Fort Macleod Minor Hockey career with the Clint Jordan Memorial Award. The Midget Mavericks defenceman received…Continue Reading

    Willow Creek MD finished with healthy surplus

    Posted 10 April 2018 Comments (0)

    LAWRENCE GLEASON, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR The MD of Willow Creek budget resulted in a $701,000 surplus. The surplus is before the…Continue Reading

    Mobile mammography to visit Macleod, Brocket

    Posted 10 April 2018 Comments (0)

    Screen Test is coming to Brocket and Fort Macleod. Alberta Health Services’ Screen Test brings breast cancer screening to women…Continue Reading

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    Medicine wheel key in traditional Blackfoot wellness

    Posted 03 April 2018 Comments (0)

    Fort Macleod residents had a chance March 24 to learn how to use the traditional Blackfoot medicine wheel as a guide to wellness. About 40 people turned out at Trinity United Church hall for the traditional wellness workshop led by Blackfoot elders. Vera Crow Shoe of Alberta Health Services began the session by recognizing the…Continue Reading

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    Fort Macleod Skating Club held its annual carnival March 17 with the theme, ‘Under the Sea.' Here are some images.

    Macleod Gazette editor Frank McTighe captured some of the action at the Fort Macleod Curling Club's ladies bonspiel.


    Should the government of Alberta retaliate against the B.C. government for any delays to the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion by driving up gas prices or slapping restrictions on shipments of other energy products?
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