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.

    Community foundation making a difference in people’s lives

    Posted 16 October 2018 Comments (0)

    Les Vonkeman lost touch with his Indigenous heritage when he was caught in the infamous Sixties Scoop. The Sixties Scoop…Continue Reading

    Livingstone Range honours student artists

    Posted 16 October 2018 Comments (0)

    Livingstone Range School Division honoured some of its emerging artists Wednesday in Fort Macleod. The 12th annual Emerging Artists Gala…Continue Reading

    RCMP Major Crimes Unit continues to investigate murder of Victoria Crow Shoe

    Posted 14 October 2018 Comments (0)

    Pincher Creek RCMP are still seeking information in the murder of Victoria (Vickie) Joanne Crow Shoe. Sept. 13 marked the…Continue Reading

    RCMP charge three women with drug and weapon offences

    Posted 14 October 2018 Comments (0)

    Three women were charged last week after RCMP stopped a vehicle carrying illegal weapons, drugs and stolen property. On Oct.…Continue Reading

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    Survey under way of homelessness in Fort Macleod

    Posted 09 October 2018 Comments (0)

    If stable housing is out of your grasp, Cassie Walmsley wants to hear from you. Walmsley is co-ordinator of the rural homelessness estimation project for Fort Macleod Family and Community Support Services (FCSS). “We are trying to collect up-to-date information about housing issues in our community and the amount of people living with unstable housing,”…Continue Reading

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    Group seeks municipal funding for elder abuse program

    Posted 09 October 2018 Comments (0)

    A group dedicated to helping victims of elder abuse is scrambling to find funding to keep the Co-ordinated Community Response…Continue Reading

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    Multi-talented Jim Byrnes coming to the Empress Theatre

    Posted 09 October 2018 Comments (0)

    Legendary blues man Jim Byrnes, a three-time Juno Award winner, is travelling the blues highway to the Empress Theatre on…Continue Reading

    Chamber announces award nominees

    Posted 09 October 2018 Comments (0)

    Fort Macleod residents delivered a full slate of nominations for the annual Chamber of Commerce awards. Submissions were made in…Continue Reading


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