• 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.
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    Scott Woods fiddling up a storm at Empress

    Posted 15 May 2018 Comments (0)

    Renowned Canadian fiddle champ Scott Woods and his band will play traditional country fiddle music, swing, gospel and more at…Continue Reading

    Generator stolen at Pincher Creek

    Posted 15 May 2018 Comments (0)

    Pincher Creek RCMP need the public’s help with an investigation into a break-in and theft of a generator. Sometime between…Continue Reading

    Willow Creek MD sets road improvement priorities

    Posted 15 May 2018 Comments (0)

    LAWRENCE GLEASON, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR The MD of Willow Creek has at least $52-million worth of work to do on improving…Continue Reading

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    Jake Pratte to launch headliner show at Empress Theatre

    Posted 08 May 2018 Comments (0)

    Jacquelyn Pratte will launch her new solo career at the place that stirred her interest in music and the performing…Continue Reading

    CFL players leading change on domestic violence

    Posted 08 May 2018 Comments (0)

    Fort Macleod residents were urged earlier this month to lead change in attitudes in Alberta toward domestic violence. Domestic violence is far more common than many people think and its impact is wide-spread. “It’s a societal issue and it’s something we’re all affected by,” said Tuval Dinner Nafshi, community developer for the Alberta Council of…Continue Reading

    Fort Macleod urged to be ‘emergency ready’

    Posted 08 May 2018 Comments (0)

    Fort Macleod residents are urged this week to prepared for any emergency situation. The theme of Canada’s 23rd annual Emergency…Continue Reading

    Empress Theatre Society presents offbeat comedy

    Posted 08 May 2018 Comments (0)

    Six nerdy teenagers compete for a slot at the National Spelling Bee in the hit musical, The 25th Annual Putnam…Continue Reading

    Country legends’ grandchildren to stage tribute show

    Posted 01 May 2018 Comments (0)

    Country music fans in southern Alberta will find out May 6 that the adage is true: the apple doesn’t fall…Continue Reading

    Photo Albums Added

    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.


    With a Royal wedding on the horizon, we're wondering who is your favourite member of the Royal family?
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