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Fort Macleod youths can try rugby at free camp

Posted on 07 August 2019 by Editor | Comments (0)

When Sofia Hoff was in elementary school she watched her older sisters Eden and Sienna play rugby with the F.P.…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod Triathlon adds virtual component

Posted on 02 July 2019 by staff | Comments Off on Fort Macleod Triathlon adds virtual component

The Fort Macleod Triathlon will take place about a month earlier than it has the past 16 years. The popular swim, bike, run event was moved to Saturday, July 13 from its traditional August date to avoid problems caused by late summer forest fires. “The last two years the air quality has been horrible,” organizer…Continue Reading

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F.P. Walshe schoolhonours top athletes

Posted on 26 June 2019 by Editor | Comments Off on F.P. Walshe schoolhonours top athletes

F.P. Walshe school honoured a pair of Grade 12 students last week as its top athletes. Haley Cervo and Isaiah…Continue Reading

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F.P. Walshe Flyers win Tier 2 zone rugby title

Posted on 05 June 2019 by Contributor | Comments Off on F.P. Walshe Flyers win Tier 2 zone rugby title

ANDREW WALMSLEY, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR On Monday night the F.P. Walshe Flyers girls rugby team travelled to Lethbridge to take on Winston Churchill Griffins in the Tier 2 zone championship game. The Flyers had earned the first seed going into the game based on their 5-1 record in league play, while Churchill had upset second-place Chinook…Continue Reading

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Volleyball tournament keeps STARS in sky

Posted on 22 May 2019 by Editor | Comments Off on Volleyball tournament keeps STARS in sky

When the STARS helicopter flies over Fort Macleod, people know that someone’s life is in danger. So when the STARS Charity Volleyball Tournament has come around each of the past 17 years, people have been quick to lend support. This year the 42 teams that took part, along with the community, raised $11,419 for STARS.…Continue Reading

Fort Macleod volleyball tournament to fund two STARS missions

Posted on 16 April 2019 by Editor | Comments Off on Fort Macleod volleyball tournament to fund two STARS missions

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

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Fort Macleod Curling Club honours member Judy Walde

Posted on 10 April 2019 by Editor | Comments Off on Fort Macleod Curling Club honours member Judy Walde

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

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Brody Zmurchyk earns Fort Macleod Minor Hockey’s top honour

Posted on 03 April 2019 by Editor | Comments Off on Brody Zmurchyk earns Fort Macleod Minor Hockey’s top honour

Brody Zmurchyk capped his career Wednesday with Fort Macleod Minor Hockey’s most prestigious award. Zmurchyk, a third-year Midget player, received…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod Mavericks are Midget D provincial champs

Posted on 27 March 2019 by Editor | Comments Off on Fort Macleod Mavericks are Midget D provincial champs

Fort Macleod Mavericks overcame the adversity of an opening game loss to win four straight games to claim the Midget D hockey provincial championship Sunday on home ice. The Mavericks capped an impressive run with a 7-1 win over Horse Lake Thunder, the team that beat the Mavericks on Friday to push them to the…Continue Reading

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