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Holiday Train to stop in Fort Macleod

Posted on 27 November 2019 by staff | Comments (0)

Canadian Pacific (CP) announced last week that 2019 CCMA Awards Entertainer of the Year Dallas Smith will join Terri Clark…Continue Reading

Scouting program honours John Whitehead

Posted on 27 November 2019 by Editor | Comments (0)

John Whitehead has dedicated 45 years to Scouting. That commitment was recognized earlier this month by the Chinook Scout Foundation…Continue Reading

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Alberta writers showcased in Get Lit! Festival

Posted on 27 November 2019 by Editor | Comments (0)

Five Alberta authors gathered shared ideas and experiences about writing Nov. 16 in the intimate setting of the Empress Theatre. Sid Marty, Angie Abdou, Fran Kimmel, Ali Bryan and Kevin Allen took part in the first Get Lit! Festival. Russel Bowers, host of CBC Radio’s Daybreak Alberta, was master of ceremonies for the literary festival.…Continue Reading

Coats For Kids project collects winter clothing

Posted on 27 November 2019 by Editor | Comments (0)

Fort Macleod residents are rallying to make sure children stay warm this winter. The Coats For Kids initiative was started…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod Mavericks win own Atom tournament

Posted on 20 November 2019 by Editor | Comments Off on Fort Macleod Mavericks win own Atom tournament

Fort Macleod Mavericks beat Magrath Chiefs 6-1 Sunday afternoon to claim the championship of their own Atom hockey tournament. The…Continue Reading

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Piikani RCMP respond to fatal crash on Highway 3

Posted on 20 November 2019 by staff | Comments Off on Piikani RCMP respond to fatal crash on Highway 3

A 75-year-old Pincher Creek man was killed Tuesday morning in a head-on crash involving a cattle liner and car. Piikani…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod prepares for Santa Claus Parade

Posted on 20 November 2019 by staff | Comments Off on Fort Macleod prepares for Santa Claus Parade

Fort Macleod residents are in the Christmas spirit with the 38th annual Santa Claus Parade quickly approaching. The parade is set for 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, with a variety of surrounding festivities planned. “The excitement has been building for weeks already,” parade co-ordinator Ashley Nelson said. “It’s shaping up to be a great parade.”…Continue Reading

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Interagency hears from Fort Macleod groups

Posted on 20 November 2019 by Contributor | Comments Off on Interagency hears from Fort Macleod groups

ANGIE O’CONNOR – GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR Fort Macleod and District Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) hosts interagency meetings on a…Continue Reading

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Friends, co-workers bid farewell to long-time administrator

Posted on 13 November 2019 by robvogt | Comments Off on Friends, co-workers bid farewell to long-time administrator

Cynthia Vizzutti oversaw a lot of change in her 24 years as chief administrative officer of the MD of Willow Creek. Friends and co-workers gathered at the Stavely Community Centre last month for a come and go social to celebrate Vizzutti’s retirement. Coun. Glen Alm was master of ceremonies for the day. “With my hat…Continue Reading

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and Fort Macleod’s holiday social calendar is filling up. Which of these events is No. 1 on your list in the coming weeks?