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Fort Macleod art destined for RCMP training centre

Posted on 21 May 2013 by Editor | Comments Off

RCMP recruits training in Regina will have a daily reminder of Fort Macleod’s ties to the Mounted Police. A Fort…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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Fort Macleod group pushing cultural heritage tourism program

Posted on 01 May 2013 by Editor | Comments Off

Fort Macleod must develop a plan for programming and promotion of all its assets to capitalize on a growing trend…Continue Reading

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New Granum history book saves Memories of the Past

Posted on 12 February 2013 by Editor | Comments Off

A new book has ensured the people, places and events in Granum will not be lost to time. Granum Historical…Continue Reading

Wickham watercolour

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Margaret Gosling, Allied Arts present ‘My Grandfather’s Art’

Posted on 06 February 2013 by staff | Comments Off

Fort Macleod artist Margaret Gosling has something extraordinary to share with Fort Macleod. Ninety years ago, her grandfather, Alfred Wickham,…Continue Reading

Old Macleod Trail marker

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Volunteers ensure trail’s history will be preserved

Posted on 09 January 2013 by Editor | Comments Off

It has been close to 130 years since bull trains of about 130 oxen loaded with tons of goods lumbered on a trail between Fort Macleod and Calgary. A group of dedicated volunteers is making sure what was known as the Macleod Trail isn’t lost to time. An Old Macleod Trail marker was unveiled last…Continue Reading

Police Barracks watercolour

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Mounted Police barracks part of new Galt exhibit

Posted on 02 October 2012 by staff | Comments Off

The Galt Museum and Archives digs into the southern Alberta landscape this fall in the new special exhibit “Uncovering Secrets: Archaeology in southern Alberta.” The exhibit features 15 local and area sites holding the secrets to stories of the past including the North West Mounted Police post at Fort Macleod, Paleo-Indian hunting sites more than…Continue Reading

threshing demonstration

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Heritage Acres revives spirit of fall fair

Posted on 11 September 2012 by Editor | Comments Off

Fall fairs and bench shows were for years an annual highlight of community life in small towns. Heritage Acres is reviving that tradition Saturday, Sept. 15 with its 2012 Fall Fair and Bench Show. “It’s an old-fashioned fun family event that is all about going back in time a bit,” said Debbie Berg, a volunteer…Continue Reading


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Mounted Patrol celebrates its 40th anniversary

Posted on 29 August 2012 by Editor | Comments Off

From Queen Elizabeth in 1974 to Alberta country singer Corb Lund this year, millions of visitors have viewed the Musical Ride at The Fort — Museum of the North West Mounted Police. On Saturday, tribute was paid to the Mounted Patrol that was formed 40 years ago as part of a centennial celebration and continues…Continue Reading

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Women's Basketball Jan2014

Here are some images from the 2013 F.P. Walshe Flyers women's basketball alumni tournament on Dec. 27-28. 13 Photos

mens alumni bball jan2014

Here are some images from the 2013 F.P. Walshe Flyers men's basketball alumni tournament on Dec. 27-28. 22 Photos

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