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Government grant finalizes new handibus funding

Posted on 21 April 2022 byEditor

Fort Macleod Handibus Society received a welcome investment Thursday from the provincial government. Livingstone-Macleod MLA Roger Reid delivered a $38,000…Continue Reading

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Handibus marks 34th year of service to Fort Macleod

Posted on 10 March 2021 byContributor

LINDA RIPLEY, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR On March 20th 2020, handibus service came to a halt in Fort Macleod due to the…Continue Reading

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Cuppen family donates $50,000 to Fort Macleod Handibus Society

Posted on 27 January 2021 byEditor

Fort Macleod Handibus Society last week received its second $25,000 donation from the Cuppen family. That brings to $50,000 the amount the family donated in memory of their mother, Jean (Cuppen) Sinclair. The challenge now, Jack Cuppen said, is for other Fort Macleod past and present residents to match or better the $50,000 donation. “I…Continue Reading

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Foundation rewards random acts of kindness

Posted on 09 December 2020 byEditor

Two Fort Macleod organizations were rewarded last week for the random acts of kindness Fort Macleod Handibus Society and the…Continue Reading

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Family honours mother with $50,000 Fort Macleod Handibus donation

Posted on 04 December 2019 byEditor

Fort Macleod Handibus Society is receiving a $50,000 donation in memory of Jean (Cuppen) Sinclair. Jack Cuppen delivered the first $25,000 installment Saturday to Bruce Robertson of the handibus society. “I always wanted to do something for my mom, in honour of her,” Cuppen said. Jean (Cuppen) Sinclair lived in Fort Macleod for about 65…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod Handibus Society seeks funding from Willow Creek MD

Posted on 04 December 2018 byContributor

LAWRENCE GLEASON, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR Fort Macleod Handibus Society asked the MD of Willow Creek for an annual allotment of $5,000.…Continue Reading

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Handibus society forced to raise fares

Posted on 02 October 2018 bystaff

For the past 31 years, the Fort Macleod Handibus Society has strived to provide affordable, accessible, reliable and safe door-to-door transportation for seniors, disabled and temporarily disabled members of the community. Transportation is provided to these individuals to allow them to or assist them in attending school, work, medical and dental appointments, banking and shopping…Continue Reading

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Willow Creek Wilderness walk and run in Fort Macleod marks fifth year

Posted on 02 March 2017 byEditor

Willow Creek Wilderness Walk and Run will mark its fifth anniversary on Saturday, May 27. Fittingly, an event that focuses…Continue Reading

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Trinity United Church hosts concert for Fort Macleod Handibus Society

Posted on 16 December 2015 byEditor

Trinity United Church will host a Christmas concert in support of the Fort Macleod Handibus Society. The concert at 7…Continue Reading