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STARS tournament returning for 17th year

Posted on 20 March 2019 by Editor | Comments Off on STARS tournament returning for 17th year

Forty-two co-ed teams return to the court next month for the 17th annual STARS Charity Volleyball Tournament at Fort Macleod. Twelve competitive, 12 intermediate and 18 recreation teams are registered for the April 5-7 tournament at Fort Macleod and District Sports Centre. The tournament’s goal, as it is every year, is to raise at least…Continue Reading

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Mavericks host Midget D provincials

Posted on 20 March 2019 by Editor | Comments Off on Mavericks host Midget D provincials

The organizing committee is putting the finishing touches on the Alberta Midget D provincial hockey tournament this weekend in Fort…Continue Reading

F.P. Walshe Flyers soar to zone basketball bronze medals

Posted on 13 March 2019 by Editor | Comments Off on F.P. Walshe Flyers soar to zone basketball bronze medals

The F.P. Walshe Flyers soared to third place Saturday in the 2A high school girls zone basketball championship tournament. Seeded…Continue Reading

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Travis Jestin set for first pro wrestling match in his home town

Posted on 13 March 2019 by Editor | Comments Off on Travis Jestin set for first pro wrestling match in his home town

A professional wrestler climbs into the ring for the first time in his home town Friday night, with a championship…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod Mavericks win Midget zone title

Posted on 05 March 2019 by Editor | Comments Off on Fort Macleod Mavericks win Midget zone title

Fort Macleod Mavericks were already guaranteed a spot as host of the Midget D provincial championships. But the Mavericks proved…Continue Reading

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Van Hierden wins Fort Macleod Farmers and Friends Bonspiel

Posted on 05 February 2019 by Contributor | Comments Off on Van Hierden wins Fort Macleod Farmers and Friends Bonspiel

MARY-ANN DOYLE, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR It was a fun weekend of curling and socializing at the Fort Macleod Curling Club where they hosted the annual Farmers and Friends Bonspiel with 12 teams competing. In the ‘A’ Event, the Doug Van Hierden rink comprised of Doug, Katie Lemire, Lindsay and Brendan Grant came out on top. Second…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod Mavericks to host Midget D hockey provincials

Posted on 05 February 2019 by Contributor | Comments Off on Fort Macleod Mavericks to host Midget D hockey provincials

JENNIFER MACKIN, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR The Fort Macleod Mavericks will host the 2019 provincial Midget D hockey championship tournament in March.…Continue Reading

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‘Hockey at its best’ in Fort Macleod

Posted on 29 January 2019 by Editor | Comments (1)

Hockey is Canada’s game, but in Fort Macleod the sport has developed into a major fund-raising mechanism. The Hockey Through…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod rugby players in Alberta tournament

Posted on 22 January 2019 by Editor | Comments Off on Fort Macleod rugby players in Alberta tournament

Three F.P. Walshe Flyers were part of a bronze medal effort on the weekend at the Alberta Regional U18 Sevens…Continue Reading

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