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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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Cameo: From Fort Macleod with love

Posted on 17 August 2016 by Contributor | Comments Off on Cameo: From Fort Macleod with love

JOYCE SASSE – GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR Fort Macleod was somewhat of an outpost in 1930 when Annora Brown was called home…Continue Reading

PHOTO BY FRANK MCTIGHE, THE MACLEOD GAZETTE
Heritage Acres Farm Museum's 29th annual show will feature old-time farming demonstrations, including raking.

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Heritage Acres to host annual show

Posted on 27 July 2016 by Editor | Comments Off on Heritage Acres to host annual show

A popular brand of farm equipment is the focus of Heritage Acres Farm Museum’s 29th annual show. “The Year of Ford-New Holland Farm Equipment” is the theme of the show, which runs from July 29-31 at the museum near the Oldman dam. Heritage Acres will feature agricultural demonstrations, horses, tractors and vintage cars during its…Continue Reading

Photo Albums Added

The 2017-'18 Ranchland Hockey League season is under way. Here are some images from the Fort Macleod Mustangs game against the Nanton Palominos on Nov. 18.

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