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Fort Macleod business owner made the right decision with greenery on main

Posted on 01 April 2020 by staff | Comments (0)

Jacqueline Sharp recognized potential when she bought Village Greenery and Gifts from Eileen Moses and renamed the business greenery on…Continue Reading

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Homestead Bakeshop

Posted on 02 October 2018 by staff | Comments Off on Homestead Bakeshop

The day starts early at Homestead Bakeshop on Fort Macleod’s historic Main Street. The staff is in the stylish brick…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod man’s life changed by lyme disease

Posted on 08 March 2018 by Editor | Comments Off on Fort Macleod man’s life changed by lyme disease

Dave Carlson has had a difficult journey since he contracted lyme disease four years ago. Lyme disease has affected every…Continue Reading

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Join Citizens On Patrol in Fort Macleod

Posted on 06 September 2017 by staff | Comments Off on Join Citizens On Patrol in Fort Macleod

A group of ordinary citizens has been helping keep Fort Macleod safe from crime for 15 years, but they need…Continue Reading

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Royal Canadian Legion

Posted on 06 September 2017 by admin | Comments Off on Royal Canadian Legion

The Royal Canadian Legion No. 46 and The Ladies Auxiliary were founded to meet the needs of those who served…Continue Reading

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Rotary Club serves Fort Macleod, world

Posted on 06 September 2017 by staff | Comments Off on Rotary Club serves Fort Macleod, world

Fort Macleod’s Rotary Club was founded in April 1955, a world-wide organization with more than 1.2-million members. The object of…Continue Reading

Cameo: One with the landscape

Posted on 24 August 2016 by Contributor | Comments Off on Cameo: One with the landscape

JOYCE SASSE – GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR What would Annora Brown’s expressions of art have been like had she not been called…Continue Reading

Cameo: Thanks, Miss Brown

Posted on 10 August 2016 by Contributor | Comments Off on Cameo: Thanks, Miss Brown

JOYCE SASSE – GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR “Thanks, Miss Brown!” A letter from Vancouver included a contribution to our “digitizing project.” In…Continue Reading

Cameo: Annora’s wild flower garden

Posted on 27 July 2016 by Contributor | Comments Off on Cameo: Annora’s wild flower garden

JOYCE SASSE – GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR From her studio window on the second floor of her home in Fort Macleod Annora…Continue Reading

COVID-19: UPDATES

People in Fort Macleod and district who have symptoms and think they may have COVID-19 should call Health Link at 811. If their symptoms match the criteria, Health Link will advise on their next steps regarding testing.

Most recent updates below.

  • There are 358 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Alberta, including one in Claresholm.
  • Since yesterday, 31 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Alberta, bringing the total to 226. Sixteen cases are suspected to be as a result of community transmission. The rest are travel-related.
  • Canada and the United States have an agreement that will restrict non-essential travel across the border, including for tourism and recreation. Canadian and American citizens and permanent residents who are currently visiting each other's country can still return home.
  • Forty-nine new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Alberta, bringing the total Friday afternoon to 195. On a positive note, three people who contracted the virus have been identified as recovered.
  • Fort Macleod Fish and Game has cancelled its awards banquet set for Saturday, March 28.
  • The Empress Theatre in Fort Macleod is closed.
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Fort Macleod Skating Club held its annual achievement night on Dec. 18