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Author explores World War One through stories ‘Heard Amid the Guns’

Posted on 18 November 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

A new book released this month takes readers into the trenches of World War One to explore stories of heroism…Continue Reading

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Livingstone Range recruiting bus drivers

Posted on 18 November 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

Livingstone Range School Division needs an influx of drivers to keep the wheels on the school buses going round and…Continue Reading

School board reverts to electronic meetings

Posted on 18 November 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

A spike in the number of COVID-19 cases in Alberta pushed Livingstone Range School Board back to electronic meetings. Trustee…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod marks Remembrance Day

Posted on 18 November 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

A flock of Canada geese honked its way over Fort Macleod on Wednesday morning, as a large crowd below observed a moment of silence. Fort Macleod’s Remembrance Day service was staged outdoors at the cenotaph on Second Avenue under COVID-19 pandemic precautions. That was a change from the service traditionally held in the community hall…Continue Reading

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New minister for Trinity United Church

Posted on 11 November 2020 by staff | Comments (0)

Trinity United Church, with our sister church in Granum, is pleased to welcome Rev. MiYeon Kim to our midst. Rev.…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod Santa Claus Parade adapts to pandemic

Posted on 11 November 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

The COVID-19 pandemic has organizers of the 39th annual Fort Macleod Santa Claus Parade playing catch-up. The parade committee delayed…Continue Reading

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Tom O’Connor returns to the cage Wednesday

Posted on 11 November 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

After a long layoff brought on by injury and the COVID-19 pandemic Fort Macleod’s Thomas O’Connor can’t wait to climb…Continue Reading

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Boer War veteran remembered at Granum

Posted on 11 November 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

“At the going down of the sun and in the morning we will remember them.” That famous line from Lawrence Binyon’s poem For the Fallen is repeated every Nov. 11 during the Remembrance Day service. Those words stand true this year at Granum, thanks to the efforts of the Last Post Fund and the Granum…Continue Reading

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University researcher opens prairie cover crop survey

Posted on 04 November 2020 by staff | Comments Off on University researcher opens prairie cover crop survey

Fort Macleod and district farmers have an opportunity this fall to help research that will provide long-term benefit to agriculture on the prairies. Callum Morrison, a 25-year-old PhD student at the University of Manitoba, is conducting an on-line survey on cover crops. “The survey will directly benefit prairie farmers,” Morrison said in an interview. “Despite…Continue Reading