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    Bouvry Exports invests in Fort Macleod Kids First Family Centre

    Posted 17 December 2014 Comments (0)

    An early Christmas gift from Bouvry Exports last week boosted fund-raising for the new $2-million family centre at W.A. Day…Continue Reading

    Fort Macleod council sets date for community meeting

    Posted 17 December 2014 Comments (0)

    Fort Macleod residents will have the chance to speak to their elected representatives on Thursday, Jan. 15. That’s when council…Continue Reading

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    Wayne Burton comes home for concert at Empress Theatre

    Posted 12 December 2014 Comments (0)

    Wayne Burton returns to his home town Monday, Dec. 15 for a concert at the Empress Theatre. A family physician,…Continue Reading

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    F.P. Walshe Flyers win consolation final at Coalhurst basketball tournament

    Posted 10 December 2014 Comments (0)

    F.P. Walshe Flyers tipped off the 2014-’15 high school boys basketball season last weekend with a strong showing at a…Continue Reading


    Rotary Carol Festival continues Fort Macleod tradition of joy, friendship

    Posted 10 December 2014 Comments (0)

    The annual Rotary Carol Festival is traditionally held in the F.P. Walshe school gymnasium. But when the gym wasn‘t available this year due to the modernization project, the Rotary Club of Fort Macleod was not deterred. “The Rotary Carol Festival tradition is not about location,” Rotary secretary Angie O’Connor said. “It’s about joy, friendship and…Continue Reading

    Empress Theatre to present musical Chickens next spring

    Posted 10 December 2014 Comments (0)

    Auditions begin next week for the Empress Theatre’s spring production of the musical Chickens. Chickens is a rural musical by…Continue Reading

    Television series Fargo to film in Fort Macleod

    Posted 10 December 2014 Comments (0)

    Fort Macleod is preparing for a close-up in the new year. Crews from the television series Fargo will be in…Continue Reading

    RCMP CheckStops throughout Alberta on Friday, Dec. 5

    Posted 05 December 2014 Comments (0)

    The RCMP will conduct roadside CheckStops in local detachment areas and on highways throughout Alberta on Friday, Dec. 5. The CheckStop blitz is part of a Canada-wide RCMP enforcement campaign aimed at keeping and taking impaired drivers off the roads. RCMP drug recognition experts will participate in the CheckStops. These officers are trained to identify…Continue Reading

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    Santa Claus Parade 2014

    "NWMP-RCMP: 140 Years of Tradition" was the theme of the 33rd annual Fort Macleod Santa Claus Parade. Here are some images. 30 Photos

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