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Upcoming Events

  • 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.
  • Become a Red Cross disaster response volunteer. Call 403-327-7117 or visit www.redcross.ca/southernalberta.

    MD offers fire hall to Moon River residents association

    Posted 20 August 2014 Comments (0)

    The MD of Willow Creek has offered to sell the fire hall at Moon River Estates to the hamlet’s residents’…Continue Reading

    Fort Macleod joins effort to end MS

    Posted 20 August 2014 Comments (0)

    Fort Macleod residents can join a national effort Thursday, Aug. 21 in support of the MS Society of Canada. The…Continue Reading

    Comedy fund-raiser will support humane society

    Posted 20 August 2014 Comments (0)

    Housing stray animals is no laughing matter. But Fort Macleod residents can have a laugh Thursday, Sept. 11 while helping…Continue Reading

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    Community shows it’s ‘Macleod Proud’ during 140th anniversary celebration

    Posted 13 August 2014 Comments (0)

    Fort Macleod celebrated the 140th anniversary of the arrival of the North West Mounted Police on Thursday with a party for the ages. “Our great town is so proud of its heritage and culture,” Deputy Mayor Trish Hoskin said. “Just look what we have here. We have a community that shines.” Hoskin welcomed hundreds of…Continue Reading

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    Potts family honoured for history with Mounted Police

    Posted 13 August 2014 Comments (0)

    A descendant of legendary North West Mounted Police scout Jerry Potts was honoured Thursday for his family’s contributions to policing.…Continue Reading

    Fort Macleod Triathlon promotes participation over competition

    Posted 13 August 2014 Comments (0)

    The 12th annual Fort Macleod Triathlon continues to focus on participation, rather than competition. Triathlon organizers take pride that everyone…Continue Reading

    Children’s clothing donations need for Fort Macleod’s Back to School Connect event

    Posted 13 August 2014 Comments (0)

    Back to School Connect returns Wednesday, Aug. 27 and is shaping up to be bigger and better than last year.…Continue Reading

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    Family, friends celebrate life of Colton Crowshoe

    Posted 06 August 2014 Comments (0)

    Family and friends remember Colton Crowshoe as a friendly young man who loved to make people smile. A candlelight vigil was held Thursday at Piikani Nation Community Centre in Brocket for the 18-year-old Crowshoe, who was murdered in Calgary. “He was a good kid,” Colton’s father Jimmy Crowshoe said. “To me, he’s an angel.” More…Continue Reading

    Photo Albums Added

    Rodeo August 2014

    Here are some images from the Canadian Girls Rodeo Association rodeo on Aug. 16 at Fort Macleod Midnight Stadium. 28 Photos

    Triathalon Aug 2014

    Here are some images from the 12th annual Fort Macleod Triathlon on Aug. 16. 14 Photos

    Interstellar — Trailer

    Opening soon in theatres (link to story - August 2103)

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    Which local celebrity do you want to see get dunked during the Cruisin' for a Cause fund-raiser Thursday, Aug. 21 at A&W, in support of the MS Society of Canada?

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