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Multi-sport athletes earn Danny Paskal memorial award

Posted on 19 June 2024 by Editor

F.P. Walshe school honoured two multi-sport competitors Thursday as senior high athletes of the year. Maizie Meech and Brady Weasel…Continue Reading

O’Connor prepared for biggest fight of his career

Posted on 12 June 2024 by Editor

Fort Macleod’s Tom O’Connor enters the biggest fight of his MMA career Friday in Edmonton. The 32-year-old O’Connor takes on…Continue Reading


Boys rugby team captures silver at provincials

Posted on 11 June 2024 by Editor

A rugby team made up of players from several southern Alberta high schools earned silver medals last weekend at the…Continue Reading

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Southwest United wins zone boys rugby title to advance to provincials

Posted on 30 May 2024 by Editor

Southwest United advanced to the provincial high school boys rugby sevens championship with a hard-fought 24-22 win over County Central…Continue Reading

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Flyers advance to girls rugby provincials

Posted on 30 May 2024 by Editor

The F.P. Walshe Flyers beat County Central Hawks 22-12 Friday to advance to the provincial high school girls sevens rugby…Continue Reading

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Receiver Brayden Baird competes with all-stars

Posted on 10 May 2024 by Editor

A Fort Macleod athlete earned a place among the Southern Alberta Minor Football Association all-stars. Brayden Baird, a Grade 9…Continue Reading

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Jack Grier earns Clint Jordan Memorial Award

Posted on 26 April 2024 by Editor

Jack Grier was honoured as a player’s player Wednesday night by Fort Macleod Minor Hockey. Grier, a U18 Maverick, received…Continue Reading

Curling Club’s new life member Cathy Park
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Fort Macleod Curling Club presents life membership

Posted on 11 April 2024 by Contributor

YVONNE MEDEMA, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR The Fort Macleod Curling Club held its spring annual general meeting on Friday. At this event, president Sherri Zoeteman introduced the club’s newest life member, Cathy Park.  Park started curling in 1966 in the F.P. Walshe high school league. She remembers having to beat Doug Chilton’s team for the high school…Continue Reading

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Lethbridge Lightning lead Fort Macleod Mustangs 3-0 in final series

Posted on 27 March 2024 by Editor

Fort Macleod Mustangs will be fighting for their playoff lives when they hit the ice Saturday, March 30 at Nicholas Sheran Arena. Lethbridge Lightning thumped the Mustangs 7-1 Friday to take a 3-0 lead in their best-of-seven Ranchland Hockey League championship series. The teams were to play Saturday in Lethbridge but the game was postponed…Continue Reading

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