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  • 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.
  • Fort Macleod Society for Kids First is looking for volunteers to assist in its programs, including the breakfast program at W.A. Day school. Contact Susan at 403-553-5354 if you would like to volunteer or require further information.
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    Willow Creek MD reviews letter on temporary foreign workers

    Posted 16 October 2014 Comments (0)

    Municipalities across southern Alberta have heard about problems created by changes to the temporary foreign workers program, and are expressing…Continue Reading

    Willow Creek MD funds Granum Drop-in Centre repairs

    Posted 16 October 2014 Comments (0)

    MD of Willow Creek council provided some financial assistance Oct. 8 for repairs to the interior of the north side…Continue Reading

    Police staging seat belt blitz in October

    Posted 16 October 2014 Comments (0)

    October is Occupant Restraint Safety month. The RCMP will partner with other organizations to ensure the public is complying with…Continue Reading

    Royal Purple needs members to meet needs of community

    Posted 07 October 2014 Comments (0)

    There was never any question that Sharen McLean would become a member of the Order of the Royal Purple. Now…Continue Reading

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    Chinook Country honours buffalo jump’s Pat Ness for outstanding service

    Posted 07 October 2014 Comments (0)

    Pat Ness of Fort Macleod was honoured Thursday for her outstanding work at Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump. Ness received the award for Outstanding Visitor Information Services from Chinook Country Tourist Association. “The winner . . . is always upbeat and willing to help,” the nomination said of Ness, who works at Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump. “She is…Continue Reading

    Fort Macleod Health Foundation hosts Oktoberfest to boost local health care

    Posted 07 October 2014 Comments (0)

    Health care will get a booster shot Saturday, Oct. 18 from the Fort Macleod and District Health Foundation. The foundation…Continue Reading

    Petition calls for removal of Town of Fort Macleod CAO; council stands behind Connauton

    Posted 07 October 2014 Comments (0)

    A petition has been started to get public support for the removal of Town of Fort Macleod chief administrative officer…Continue Reading

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    Elvis tribute artist Adam Fitzpatrick returns to Empress Theatre in Fort Macleod

    Posted 30 September 2014 Comments (0)

    The king of Elvis tribute artists is returning to Fort Macleod. Fresh off being crowned grand champion at Elvis festivals…Continue Reading

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    Peigan Friends Along the River staged their annual fish rescue at the LNID irrigation canal northwest of Fort Macleod. Here are some images from the 2014 event. 12 Photos


    The junior and senior high school volleyball seasons are under way. Here are some images. 24 Photos

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