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‘Street art’ featured in ‘Urban Soul exhibition

Posted on 08 February 2023 by Editor

Urban Soul, a new art exhibit at Fort Macleod Library, features the work of six artists. Pieces created by Rhys…Continue Reading

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Children in need receive 415,000 gift-filled shoeboxes from Canadians

Posted on 08 February 2023 by Contributor

FRANK KING – GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR Despite the challenges posed by inflation, shortages, and the conflict in Ukraine, Canadians lovingly packed…Continue Reading


Fort Macleod are residents express wind farm concerns

Posted on 08 February 2023 by robvogt

A group  of people directly affected by a proposed wind energy project south of Fort Macleod have concerns about its…Continue Reading

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Doyle rink wins Farmers and Friends bonspiel

Posted on 08 February 2023 by Contributor

MARY-ANN DOYLE, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR It was a busy weekend at the Fort Macleod Curling Club as they held the annual Farmers and Friends bonspiel with 12 teams competing. Coming out on top was the Travis Doyle rink comprised of Travis Doyle, Butch Ferguson, Jim Jenkins and Richard Giebelhaus. Second place in the A event was…Continue Reading

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Great Backyard Bird Count planned Feb. 17-20

Posted on 01 February 2023 by staff

The 26th annual Great Backyard Bird Count  takes place Friday, Feb. 17, through Monday, Feb. 20. Bird and nature lovers…Continue Reading

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International students choose Livingstone Range

Posted on 01 February 2023 by Editor

Southwestern Alberta continues to be a popular destination for international students. Sixty-four high school students from Austria, Australia, Brazil, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain and Turkey are enrolled this year in Livingstone Range School Division. That number would likely be a lot higher if not for a shortage of host families. “The growth of our…Continue Reading

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Livingstone Range seeks collegiate school approval

Posted on 01 February 2023 by Editor

Livingstone Range School Division wants to create a collegiate school to offer students enriched programming, specialized facilities and enhanced learning…Continue Reading

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F.P. Walshe Flyers fourth in Blue and White

Posted on 01 February 2023 by Editor

F.P. Walshe Flyers managed a fourth-place finish in their annual Blue and White senior boys basketball tournament. The Flyers won…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod U9 Mavericks to host tournament

Posted on 25 January 2023 by Editor

Fort Macleod’s two U9 hockey teams will host a weekend tournament. In addition to the two Fort Macleod teams, tournament…Continue Reading