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.
  • 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.

    Chief Mountain border crossing re-opens

    Posted 22 May 2018 Comments (0)

    The Canada Border Services Agency re-opened the Chief Mountain port of entry for the season, beginning May 15. Last season,…Continue Reading

    Scott Woods and band will be ‘Fiddling Up A Storm’

    Posted 22 May 2018 Comments (0)

    Scott Woods returns to Fort Macleod on Friday, May 25 with a harrowing tale about a storm. Woods, who is…Continue Reading

    Walk organizers prepare gift for Santa Claus Parade

    Posted 22 May 2018 Comments (0)

    Walkers and runners will gather in Fort Macleod Saturday, May 26 for the sixth year in a row for the…Continue Reading

    Jeff Mowatt promotes becoming a trusted advisor

    Posted 15 May 2018 Comments (0)

    LINDA HENNING, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR Fort Macleod and District Chamber of Commerce was fortunate May 3 to have the opportunity to listen to Jeff Mowatt explain how to create customer loyalty. Mowatt didn’t just read the book — he wrote it! He’s the best-selling author of the books, Becoming a Service Icon in 90 Minutes a…Continue Reading

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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

    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.


    How much alcohol is it safe for a woman to consume at any point during her pregnancy?
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