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Fort Macleod town council gives industrial park plan more time

Posted on 20 November 2013 by Editor | Comments (1)

Plans to develop a 320-acre business and industrial park in Fort Macleod are still alive — for now. Mayor Rene…Continue Reading

chairman Shawn Patience

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Alberta SouthWest earns national marketing awards

Posted on 09 October 2013 by staff | Comments Off

The Alberta SouthWest Regional Economic Development Alliance won two Marketing Canada Awards at the Economic Developers Association of Canada annual conference at St. John’s, Newfoundland. The winning projects excelled from among 155 entries submitted by organizations across Canada. The Marketing Canada Awards competition recognizes excellence in community marketing, which is an integral part of economic…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod chiropractor builds health, fitness centre

Posted on 13 August 2013 by Editor | Comments (2)

Thirty years after he opened his chiropractic clinic in Fort Macleod, Dr. Alan Poytress is about to make another dream…Continue Reading

Tru Hardware Fort Macleod is preparing to open in the former Bargain Shop location on Main Street. The MPC is discussing signage and colours.

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Business signage plan fuels Fort Macleod MPC discussion

Posted on 14 May 2013 by Editor | Comments (2)

Fort Macleod Municipal Planning Commission tabled a decision May 6 on a development application for signage for a new Fort…Continue Reading

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Town developing new plan for economic development

Posted on 12 December 2012 by Editor | Comments Off

Planning a new economic development strategy for Fort Macleod continues this week. Town officials were to meet Tuesday to continue a discussion that began in October. “Once we have a draft plan put together we’ll go to public consultation,” Town of Fort Macleod economic development officer Martin Ebel said. Ebel provided Chamber members with an…Continue Reading

Macleod Meadows development

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Macleod Meadows design showcased at open house

Posted on 04 December 2012 by Editor | Comments (1)

Fort Macleod’s next residential and commercial development will be showcased Wednesday, Dec. 12. The Macleod Meadows conceptual design scheme is…Continue Reading

Hank Arnoldussen, John Davis Jr. and David Arnoldussen with the three prints by Gerald Goldenbeld depicting key buildings and people in the history of Scougall Motors.


Scougall Motors tradition continues in new building

Posted on 06 November 2012 by Editor | Comments Off

Hundreds of people turned out Thursday to celebrate the investment in Fort Macleod by a long-time business. Faith, family and…Continue Reading

helen manzara selling organic wines

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Macleod Farmer’s Market popular sport for vendors

Posted on 25 July 2012 by Editor | Comments Off

Fort Macleod’s Farmer’s Market bustles with activity each Thursday throughout the summer, as people flock to the curling rink to…Continue Reading

Mary-Jean Aubin of Alberta Human Services cut the cake at the grand opening of the new regional business development centre. From left: Linda Erickson of Alberta Enterprise and Advance Education, Aubin, small business advisor Srecko Ponjavic, advisory board member Henk Vanee and Coun. Sharan Randle.

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Regional business centre to unlock town’s potential

Posted on 27 June 2012 by Editor | Comments Off

The provincial government recognizes the critical role small business plays in Alberta’s economy. The province is setting up regional business development centres in eight communities — including Fort Macleod — to support those small businesses. “Small business is the heart and soul of Alberta’s entrepreneurial spirit,” said Linda Erickson, regional manager with Alberta Enterprise and…Continue Reading

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Walk June 2015

Here are some images from the 17th annual A-T Walk for a Cure, which raised $65,000 for research on June 20. 23 Photos


Here are some images from the Canadian Rocky Mountain Cloggers show "Jump, Jive and Jukebox" on June 13 at the Empress Theatre in Fort Macleod. 32 Photos

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