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Granum Historical Society opens new gazebo

Posted on 16 September 2020 by staff | Comments (0)

A group dedicated to the history of Granum is developing a facility that will serve the community in the future.…Continue Reading

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Senior’s walk-a-thon raises $5,000 for Pioneer Lodge

Posted on 16 September 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

A 98-year-old Pioneer Lodge resident turned her daily walks into a major fund-raiser in support of her senior neighbours. Elisabeth Pfeffel raised $5,000 — twice her original goal — in her own individual walk-a-thon in support of senior entertainment at the lodge. “Elisabeth sets an excellent example,” Willow Creek Foundation board chair Maryanne Sandberg said.…Continue Reading

Fort Macleod’s duck race set for Sept. 26

Posted on 16 September 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

The stage is set for the second annual rubber duck race. The duck race gets under way at 3 p.m.…Continue Reading

Livingstone Range trustees ask province to hold off on funding changes

Posted on 16 September 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

Livingstone Range School Board will ask the province to delay implementing a new funding framework during the COVID-19 pandemic. Trustees…Continue Reading

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Town or Fort Macleod decries hate crime

Posted on 09 September 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

The Town of Fort Macleod last week issued an official statement in response to a hate crime in August. A…Continue Reading

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Foothills Centre hosts fund-raiser for expansion

Posted on 09 September 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

Foothills Centre is about to embark on an expansion that will add needed beds and programming. On Saturday, Sept. 12 the centre intends to make inroads on a $250,000 fund-raising goal with a silent auction and yard sale. “What we’re trying to do is to raise funds to expand our building and our services,” said…Continue Reading

Highlights from Grasslands Series on display at Helen Schuler Centre

Posted on 09 September 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

The Helen Schuler Nature Centre is showcasing the work of local Lethbridge artist Colin Starkevich in the Community Art Gallery.…Continue Reading

Alberta man suspected of 3D-printing firearm parts

Posted on 09 September 2020 by staff | Comments (0)

A Picture Butte man faces charges following an investigation into the 3D-printing of firearm parts. Police believe this is the…Continue Reading

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Pride flag burning shakes family’s confidence in Fort Macleod

Posted on 02 September 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

A Fort Macleod family was targetted by a hate crime last week when someone set fire to a Pride flag outside their home. It was the second time in just over two years someone has vandalized a Pride flag flown by Wanita and Andrew Walmsley. “It makes it a hard place for us to live,”…Continue Reading