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Mobile mammography to visit Macleod, Brocket

Posted on 10 April 2018 by staff | Comments (0)

Screen Test is coming to Brocket and Fort Macleod. Alberta Health Services’ Screen Test brings breast cancer screening to women…Continue Reading

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Medicine wheel key in traditional Blackfoot wellness

Posted on 03 April 2018 by Editor | Comments (0)

Fort Macleod residents had a chance March 24 to learn how to use the traditional Blackfoot medicine wheel as a guide to wellness. About 40 people turned out at Trinity United Church hall for the traditional wellness workshop led by Blackfoot elders. Vera Crow Shoe of Alberta Health Services began the session by recognizing the…Continue Reading

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Estimated emergency wait times now on Amazon’s Alexa

Posted on 28 February 2018 by staff | Comments Off on Estimated emergency wait times now on Amazon’s Alexa

Alberta Health Services is the first public health care authority in Canada to offer estimated emergency department wait times through…Continue Reading

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Albertans urged to check naloxone kits

Posted on 24 January 2018 by staff | Comments Off on Albertans urged to check naloxone kits

Albertans in possession of naloxone kits are being asked to check the contents to ensure they contain two or three…Continue Reading

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Influenza immunization clinic in Fort Macleod on Oct. 30

Posted on 25 October 2017 by staff | Comments Off on Influenza immunization clinic in Fort Macleod on Oct. 30

Alberta’s annual influenza immunization program got under way on Monday. The first free clinic in Fort Macleod is Monday, Oct.…Continue Reading

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QuitCore in Fort Macleod to help people quit tobacco

Posted on 11 October 2017 by staff | Comments Off on QuitCore in Fort Macleod to help people quit tobacco

QuitCore, a free Alberta Health Services tobacco-cessation program that provides tools and support to help individuals build a tobacco-free lifestyle,…Continue Reading

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Pertussis immunization booster dose clinics in south zone

Posted on 16 August 2017 by staff | Comments Off on Pertussis immunization booster dose clinics in south zone

Starting Monday, Aug. 21, Alberta Health Services will offer a booster dose of immunization that protects against pertussis, or whooping…Continue Reading

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Program helps residents live well with chronic disease

Posted on 12 October 2016 by staff | Comments Off on Program helps residents live well with chronic disease

Local residents living with chronic disease are invited to join a free program designed to help them take control of…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod Kids First and FCSS hire community youth worker

Posted on 14 June 2016 by Editor | Comments Off on Fort Macleod Kids First and FCSS hire community youth worker

Katarina Meyer’s childhood shaped the decisions that would make her the new community youth worker in Fort Macleod. Meyer’s parents…Continue Reading

Photo Albums Added

Fort Macleod Skating Club held its annual carnival March 17 with the theme, ‘Under the Sea.' Here are some images.

Macleod Gazette editor Frank McTighe captured some of the action at the Fort Macleod Curling Club's ladies bonspiel.

Poll

Should the government of Alberta retaliate against the B.C. government for any delays to the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion by driving up gas prices or slapping restrictions on shipments of other energy products?