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    Fort Macleod’s Nathan Coast patrols blue line for Golden Hawks

    Posted 19 January 2022

    A Fort Macleod defenceman is patrolling the blue line for the Val Matteotti Golden Hawks. Nathan Coast made the Alberta…Continue Reading

    Peter and the Wolves rocking out at the Empress

    Posted 19 January 2022

    KIM BERRETH, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR Cuff your jeans, button your shirt and comb back your hair, ’50s style, and  Peter and…Continue Reading

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    Housing liaison worker is here to help people

    Posted 12 January 2022

    Stacey Marcom has long had a passion for helping other people. In her new role as housing liaison worker, Marcom…Continue Reading

    Hockey Through the Ages tournament shaping up

    Posted 12 January 2022

    Hockey players, including one from Dallas, Texas, are signing up quickly for the chance to lace up the blades next…Continue Reading

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    New FCSS co-ordinator excited by the challenge

    Posted 12 January 2022

    Amanda Lawrence is excited for her new opportunity to help the residents of Fort Macleod. Lawrence is the new co-ordinator of Family and Community Support Services (FCSS), taking over from Angie O’Connor who retired Dec. 17 after 14 years in the position. “The position of program co-ordinator felt like the next natural step in my…Continue Reading

    Alberta RCMP launches new mobile app

    Posted 12 January 2022

    The Alberta RCMP on Friday launched a mobile app to improve public engagement. The new mobile app for iOS and…Continue Reading

    Chinook Arch brings library service to Piikani Nation

    Posted 05 January 2022

    Piikani Nation residents  will soon enjoy library service in the form of a newly installed book locker. The Piikani Micro-Library…Continue Reading

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    Fort Macleod announces new CAO

    Posted 05 January 2022

    Fort Macleod council last month hired its new chief administrative officer. Anthony Burdett fills the void left by the resignation of Sue Keenan last fall. “Council is very excited with this announcement, for the future and working together with Anthony Burdett,” Mayor Brent Feyter said in a news release. Burdett doesn’t have to go far…Continue Reading

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