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Heritage Acres held the grand opening of the Zoeteman-Vogelaar barn on Saturday.

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Ceremony officially opens Heritage Acres dairy barn

Posted on 16 August 2017 by Editor | Comments (0)

A dairy barn that for decades provided milk for Pincher Creek and district will now serve as a key symbol of agricultural history in Alberta. The grand opening was held Saturday of the Zoeteman-Vogelaar dairy barn at Heritage Acres. “We thought it would be a really good display building to tell the story of the…Continue Reading

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Windy Rafters Barn Dance joins Open Farm Days

Posted on 16 August 2017 by Editor | Comments (0)

A Fort Macleod area business will participate in 2017 Alberta Open Farm Days. A full day of activity is planned…Continue Reading

Field demonstrations using antique equipment will be part of Heritage Acres' annual show.

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Heritage Acres to host annual show Aug. 4-6

Posted on 02 August 2017 by Editor | Comments Off on Heritage Acres to host annual show Aug. 4-6

There is extra reason to celebrate this year at Heritage Acres’ annual show Aug. 4-6. This year marks the 30th anniversary of the opening of Heritage Acres, and it’s also the 150th anniversary of confederation. “I’ve found that people of all ages enjoy it,” Heritage Acres executive director Mark Barber said of the annual show.…Continue Reading

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Province moves ahead with work in Castle parks

Posted on 02 August 2017 by Editor | Comments Off on Province moves ahead with work in Castle parks

The province is working to upgrade Castle parks to ensure Albertans have a memorable experience. A $20-million improvement plan is…Continue Reading

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Fort Museum to host event honoring history of RCMP

Posted on 21 July 2017 by staff | Comments Off on Fort Museum to host event honoring history of RCMP

The Fort — Museum of the North West Mounted Police will host Scarlet through the Ages, an event organized by…Continue Reading

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Julian Black Antelope explores bored immortals in ‘A Trickster Tale’

Posted on 25 January 2017 by Editor | Comments Off on Julian Black Antelope explores bored immortals in ‘A Trickster Tale’

Julian Black Antelope for a long time wondered what might happen if an immortal being got bored. Now Black Antelope,…Continue Reading

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Support needed for project to commemorate Fort Macleod artist Annora Brown

Posted on 18 January 2017 by Contributor | Comments Off on Support needed for project to commemorate Fort Macleod artist Annora Brown

JOYCE SASSE – GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR Annora Brown was a passionate conservationist, an accomplished historian and educator, and a prolific artist.…Continue Reading

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Cameo: The summing up

Posted on 19 September 2016 by Contributor | Comments Off on Cameo: The summing up

JOYCE SASSE – GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR “Annora Brown is the hand of the flower sower and the eye of time, for…Continue Reading

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Cameo: Annora Brown’s Blackfoot friends

Posted on 19 September 2016 by Contributor | Comments Off on Cameo: Annora Brown’s Blackfoot friends

JOYCE SASSE – GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR Annora Brown felt a great affinity for the native people who are neighbours to Fort…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod Sharks are wrapping up another successful summer swim season. Macleod Gazette editor Frank McTighe captured some images from their home meet.

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Marty Edwards and Wendy Engler will perform as iconic country music stars Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton in a tribute show Sept. 9 at the Empress Theatre. Which Kenny and Dolly duet is your favourite?

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