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.
  • 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.

    Businesses urged to create emergency plan

    Posted 19 February 2020 Comments (0)

    Can your business continue when disaster strikes? That’s the question Cliff Trollope posed to Fort Macleod Chamber members on Thursday.…Continue Reading

    Blue Moon Marquee and Leaf Rapids on a double bill at the Empress

    Posted 19 February 2020 Comments (0)

    The Empress is introducing its first double-bill performance of the long-running Centre Stage Concert Series. Two unique Canadian bands —…Continue Reading

    ASIRT seeking witnesses in Blairmore officer-involved shooting

    Posted 19 February 2020 Comments (0)

    The Alberta Serious Incident Response Team (ASIRT) is investigating an officer-involved shooting Feb. 10 in Blairmore. The RCMP conducted a…Continue Reading

    QuitCore helps people quit tobacco

    Posted 19 February 2020 Comments (0)

    QuitCore, a free Alberta Health Services tobacco-cessation program that provides tools and support to help individuals build a tobacco-free lifestyle,…Continue Reading

    Granum now a hamlet in MD of Willow Creek

    Posted 12 February 2020 Comments (0)

    Granum is no longer a town. Alberta’s Lieutenant Governor last month made an order dissolving the town as of Saturday to become a hamlet in the MD of Willow Creek. People will learn more later this month once an open house is scheduled by MD of Willow Creek council and administration. Granum residents voted nearly…Continue Reading

    Fort Macleod council to consult public on town’s cat problems

    Posted 12 February 2020 Comments (0)

    Fort Macleod residents will help shape a plan to control an increasing cat population. Council voted Jan. 27 to proceed…Continue Reading

    Fort Macleod Chamber recruiting board members

    Posted 12 February 2020 Comments (0)

    Fort Macleod and District Chamber of Commerce is recruiting new people for its leadership team. The Chamber will hold its…Continue Reading

    Alcoholics Anonymous celebrates 60 years in Fort Macleod

    Posted 12 February 2020 Comments (0)

    The routine is the same every Wednesday night at 8 p.m. at Fort Macleod Alliance Church. The chairs are set…Continue Reading

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    Fort Macleod businesses are urged to do some disaster planning. We’re wondering if you have a personal 72-hour emergency kit ready for a disaster?
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