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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

    Back to School Connect has free school supplies for Fort Macleod students

    Posted 27 August 2014 Comments (0)

    Fort Macleod children and parents can get ready Wednesday, Aug. 27 for the start of the new school year. Back…Continue Reading

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    Investigation launched into Calgary police dealings with Piikani Nation man

    Posted 27 August 2014 Comments (0)

    The Alberta Serious Incident Response Team has been ordered to investigate how Calgary police dealt with a Piikani Nation man…Continue Reading

    Empress Theatre in Fort Macleod announces Centre Stage Series line-up

    Posted 27 August 2014 Comments (1)

    The Empress Theatre has announced the line-up for its 2014-’15 Centre Stage Series. The concert series has a new format…Continue Reading


    Bluegrass band rambles into Fort Macleod on Thursday

    Posted 20 August 2014 Comments (0)

    One of Canada’s best new bluegrass bands will perform a mix of original and traditional music Thursday, Aug. 21 in Fort Macleod. The Slocan Ramblers are looking forward to their performance at 7:30 p.m. in the intimate confines of the Fort Macleod Arts Building. “For me, the more intimate shows are almost always our favourite,”…Continue Reading

    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

    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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