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Personal health care connection motivates MLA Chelsae Petrovic

Posted on 14 February 2024 byGeorge Lee

Calling it an issue that’s “near and dear to my heart,” Livingstone-Macleod MLA Chelsae Petrovic said she’s digging deep into…Continue Reading

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Fall immunization program under way

Posted on 19 October 2023 bystaff

Starting Oct. 10, eligible Albertans were able to book their annual immunizations against fall respiratory viruses. People are able to…Continue Reading


Town of Fort Macleod seeks solution to doctor shortage

Posted on 04 October 2023 byEditor

The Town of Fort Macleod is looking for a prescription to solve the town’s doctor shortage. “There’s definitely a critical…Continue Reading


AHS Interpreter a friendly voice in a familiar tongue

Posted on 20 September 2023 byContributor

SHERRI GALLANT, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR Health care appointments can be stressful for New Canadians who have difficulties speaking English. But having…Continue Reading

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Wildfire smoke poses health risks in Fort Macleod and district

Posted on 16 May 2023 bystaff

Smoke from wildfires is causing poor air quality and reduced visibility in fort Macleod and other parts of southern Alberta. Smoke from the 87 wildfires in Alberta raised the air quality index to 10, or high risk, on Tuesday afternoon. Air quality conditions are expected to improve on Wednesday, May 17. In a special air…Continue Reading


Indigenous support line launches across southern Alberta

Posted on 10 May 2023 bystaff

Indigenous people in the south zone of Alberta Health Services (AHS) now have access to a support line to help…Continue Reading


Pertussis outbreak across AHS south zone

Posted on 03 May 2023 bystaff

An outbreak of pertussis  in the south zone of Alberta Health Services has continued to grow. There are now 146…Continue Reading

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Library offers light therapy lamp

Posted on 08 March 2023 bystaff

Chinook Arch Regional Library System has provided light therapy lamps through 26 member libraries, including Fort Macleod Library. Light therapy…Continue Reading


Pertussis outbreak reaches Fort Macleod

Posted on 15 February 2023 byadmin

An outbreak of pertussis, or whooping cough as it is commonly known, has reached Fort Macleod. Alberta Health Services last…Continue Reading

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