• 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.

    A Night of Bowie at the Empress Theatre

    Posted 14 March 2018 Comments (0)

    Fans can get a taste of the music of David Bowie Sunday, March 18 at the Empress Theatre in Fort…Continue Reading

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    Country vocalist Lindi Ortega smoulders at the Empress

    Posted 14 March 2018 Comments (0)

    Country roots chanteuse Lindi Ortega brings her smoky vocals to the Empress Theatre on Saturday, March 17 at 7:30 p.m.…Continue Reading

    Trial set for man charged with sexually assaulting teens

    Posted 14 March 2018 Comments (0)

    A five-day trial is set for a Claresholm man charged with sexually assaulting five teenagers. The trial was set Wednesday…Continue Reading

    Fort Macleod residents stand against bullying

    Posted 08 March 2018 Comments (0)

    Fort Macleod residents joined other Albertans who showed their support and took a stand against bullying on Wednesday by participating in Pink Shirt Day. Ten years ago, two Nova Scotia teens started a movement when they wore pink to support a fellow student who was being bullied. Now people all over the world wear pink…Continue Reading

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    Brayden Provost tees off on U.S. college golf career

    Posted 08 March 2018 Comments (0)

    MICHAEL MCTIGHE, MACLEOD GAZETTE STAFF Brayden Provost moved to Fresno, California last fall to play golf at Fresno City College.…Continue Reading

    Fort Macleod man’s life changed by lyme disease

    Posted 08 March 2018 Comments (0)

    Dave Carlson has had a difficult journey since he contracted lyme disease four years ago. Lyme disease has affected every…Continue Reading

    Police charge two men in murder investigation

    Posted 08 March 2018 Comments (0)

    RCMP have charged two men with second degree murder in connection with the death of a man Feb. 23 on…Continue Reading

    Piikani Nation reclaims status over traditional U.S. territory

    Posted 28 February 2018 Comments (0)

    The Piikani Nation was granted full membership in a U.S. tribal organization. The Rocky Mountain Tribal Leaders Council unanimously approved Piikani Nation’s membership at its annual board meeting at Billings, Mont. Piikani is the first Canadian First Nation given full membership in a major U.S. tribal organization. “We are humbled by this honour,” Piikani Nation…Continue Reading

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


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