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.
    Abby Bourassa and Tiegan Trotter of the Flyers defend against Raymond in the bronze medal match.

    F.P. Walshe Flyers rise to fourth at 2A south zone tournament

    Posted 22 November 2017 Comments (0)

    The F.P. Walshe Flyers capped the 2017 senior high girls volleyball season with a strong showing at the 2A south…Continue Reading

    RCMP investigate trailer thefts

    Posted 22 November 2017 Comments (0)

    Pincher Creek RCMP need the public’s help solving recent crimes. The RCMP on Nov. 12 responded to a complaint someone…Continue Reading

    Free counselling available to gamblers in rural Alberta

    Posted 22 November 2017 Comments (0)

    For most people, gambling is a harmless bit of entertainment, but for some people, it can turn into an unhealthy…Continue Reading

    Fort Macleod Chamber co-ordinates annual shopping spree

    Posted 22 November 2017 Comments (0)

    Shopping in Fort Macleod this weekend and during the rest of the Christmas season will pay off for some lucky…Continue Reading

    The 2309 Fort Macleod Army Cadets marched the colours on Main Street.

    Fort Macleod residents gather to salute veterans

    Posted 14 November 2017 Comments (0)

    The sacrifices of Canadians for peace and freedom were remembered Saturday during a solemn ceremony in Fort Macleod. Close to 400 people filled the Fort Macleod and District Community Hall for the Legion’s annual Remembrance Day ceremony. “I think it’s only right we spend one hour in one day out of 365 remembering the sacrifices…Continue Reading

    The F.P. Walshe Flyers won the Westwinds Volleyball League postseason tournament on Friday. Back row, from left: McKenzie Phillips, Madi Scout, Stephanie Tobler, Janelle Stockton, Abby Bourassa, Sheridan George-Orr, Shelby Scout-Bastien and coach Chris Baxter. Front: Tiegan Trotter, school mascot Angus and Alex Garrett.

    F.P. Walshe Flyers win Westwinds Volleyball League playoff title

    Posted 14 November 2017 Comments (0)

    F.P. Walshe Flyers had plenty to celebrate on Friday night. The senior girls team won the Westwinds Volleyball League postseason…Continue Reading

    Auto thieves like their job made easy

    Posted 14 November 2017 Comments (0)

    Across this province, the RCMP are warning citizens about the repercussions of leaving your unsecured vehicle idling. The police are…Continue Reading

    RCMP investigate ATV theft

    Posted 14 November 2017 Comments (0)

    Pincher Creek RCMP are investigating the theft of two all-terrain vehicles. Between Oct. 27 and Oct. 31 a compound on…Continue Reading

    Photo Albums Added

    The 2017-'18 Ranchland Hockey League season is under way. Here are some images from the Fort Macleod Mustangs game against the Nanton Palominos on Nov. 18.


    We know the Fort Macleod Santa Claus parade is your favourite, but what's your second-favourite activity during the Christmas festival?
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