• 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.

    Fort Macleod volleyball tournament to fund two STARS missions

    Posted 16 April 2019 Comments (0)

    STARS air ambulance has the money for two missions thanks to a Fort Macleod volleyball tournament. The 17th annual STARS…Continue Reading

    Soldier to share Rwanda experiences through song, stories and photos

    Posted 16 April 2019 Comments (0)

    Former local soldier Tim Isberg is coming to the Empress Theatre in Fort Macleod on Saturday, May 4 at 7:30…Continue Reading

    Fort Macleod Curling Club honours member Judy Walde

    Posted 10 April 2019 Comments (0)

    Judy Walde was moved to tears Friday night at the Fort Macleod Curling Club. Walde, a long-time club member, received a life membership from president Bruce Robertson. “It’s obvious members are very important to the club,” Robertson said. “Without members we wouldn’t have a club.” “But occasionally, a member stands out for their service and…Continue Reading

    Livingstone Range appoints school administrators

    Posted 10 April 2019 Comments (0)

    Nick Beer takes over as principal of Granum school next fall. Livingstone Range School Division announced the appointment Monday of…Continue Reading

    Fort Macleod Chamber helps students find work experience

    Posted 10 April 2019 Comments (0)

    F.P. Walshe school students are getting help with career choices from a local business organization. Fort Macleod and District Chamber…Continue Reading

    Volunteers vital to emergency reception centre

    Posted 10 April 2019 Comments (0)

    An emergency reception centre is a critical part of Fort Macleod’s disaster response plan. The centre at the community hall…Continue Reading

    Vandals target Fort Museum in Fort Macleod

    Posted 03 April 2019 Comments (0)

    Valuable artifacts, windows and a door were damaged last week when vandals broke into The Fort — Museum of the North West Mounted Police. The break-in and vandalism left museum staff upset with the lack of respect for the community’s history. “It’s very frustrating because we are the history of not just the RCMP, but…Continue Reading

    David Francey rounds out Centre Stage Series

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    Master songwriter David Francey is bringing his latest Juno-nominated album to the Empress Theatre on Saturday, April 13 at 7:30…Continue Reading

    Photo Albums – what’s new

    Kevin Costner and Diane Lane were in town to film scenes from the movie ‘Let Him Go.’ Here are some images


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