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Granum school playground expansion a community project

Posted on 05 August 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

When students return to Granum school in the fall, they’ll find a pleasant surprise waiting in the playground. Not that the new playground equipment will wait until fall to be used. Children in the community were riding new swings and spinners and trying out the climbing wall soon after the equipment was installed last month.…Continue Reading

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Back to School Connect returns, pandemic-style

Posted on 05 August 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

Back to School Connect returns for an eighth year, with a new format to reflect the restrictions of the COVID-19…Continue Reading


Mammogram clinic comes to Fort Macleod

Posted on 05 August 2020 by staff | Comments (0)

Is it time for your mammogram? Screen Test is coming to Fort Macleod from Aug. 31 to Sept. 3. Alberta…Continue Reading

Tickets selling slowly for duck race fund-raiser

Posted on 05 August 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

Two Fort Macleod service clubs are getting their ducks in a row for a September fund-raiser. Fort Macleod Lions Club…Continue Reading

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Province funds addiction recovery beds in southern Alberta

Posted on 29 July 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

Fort Macleod and southern Alberta received welcome new Saturday with a $10-million investment in 125 new addiction recovery beds. The investment is in the Blood Tribe, Fort Macleod and Lethbridge. “The evidence of recovery is all around us,” Premier Jason Kenney said. “We are selling people short if we tell them they cannot recover from…Continue Reading


Elisabeth Pfeffel walking in support of Pioneer Lodge

Posted on 29 July 2020 by Contributor | Comments (0)

IRENE PFEFFELGAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR Elisabeth Pfeffel has been a resident of Pioneer Lodge for the past two years. COVID-19 has changed…Continue Reading

Lethbridge Biogas undergoing a $7-M expansion

Posted on 29 July 2020 by staff | Comments (0)

A Lethbridge company with Fort Macleod ties will undergo a $7-million expansion. Lethbridge Biogas, which was founded by Thane Hurlburt…Continue Reading


Parks Canada kills black bear at Waterton

Posted on 29 July 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

A black bear that showed increasingly aggressive behaviour toward humans was euthanized last week in Waterton Lakes National Park. Parks Canada…Continue Reading

Downside Up Media specializes in commercials, wedding videos

Posted on 22 July 2020 by staff | Comments (0)

A Fort Macleod resident can bring business and personal moments into focus. Award-winning filmmaker and videographer Riley Webster recently opened…Continue Reading