Events

  • COVID-19 vaccinations. Fort Macleod Legion will provide free transportation to appointments for anyone who needs it. Call 403-553-3121.
  • Canadian Blood Services needs donors in southern Alberta. To book an appointment, call 1-888-236-6283.
  • Become a Red Cross disaster response volunteer. Call 403-327-7117 or visit www.redcross.ca/southernalberta.

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    Justice minister holds town halls on rural crime

    Posted 21 July 2021 Comments (0)

    Solicitor General and Justice Minister Kaycee Madu wants to hear about rural crime. Fort Macleod and district residents have a…Continue Reading

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    Ag society to host Midnight Days

    Posted 21 July 2021 Comments (0)

    Fort Macleod Agricultural Society wants to restore Midnight Stadium to its former glory. The agricultural society has undertaken fund-raising to…Continue Reading

    Miss Rodeo Canada reigns through pandemic

    Posted 21 July 2021 Comments (0)

    Alicia Erickson realized a childhood dream in 2019 when she was crowned Miss Rodeo Canada.The Trochu resident was following in…Continue Reading

    Interactive history walking tour app launches in Fort Macleod

    Posted 14 July 2021 Comments (0)

    With summer upon us and COVID-19 restrictions finally lifting, many Canadians are eager to get out and explore their local communities. The On This Spot historic walking tour app, launching new content in Fort Macleod this month, provides the perfect opportunity for families and individuals to get outside and explore in a safe, responsible way.…Continue Reading

    Two injured in highway crash

    Posted 14 July 2021 Comments (0)

    Two people were sent to hospital Monday following a three-vehicle crash west of Fort Macleod. Fort Macleod RCMP and emergency…Continue Reading

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    Michelle Harris is new Lions district governor

    Posted 14 July 2021 Comments (0)

    A Fort Macleod resident is furthering a family Lions Club tradition with her recent appointment as district governor. Michelle Harris…Continue Reading

    Singing a Cowboy Song recalls foothills history

    Posted 30 June 2021 Comments Off on Singing a Cowboy Song recalls foothills history

    Bessie Vroom Ellis continues the work of preserving the pioneer history of the foothills with her latest book Vrooms of…Continue Reading

    F.P. Walshe nominates Nick Housenga for leadership award

    Posted 30 June 2021 Comments Off on F.P. Walshe nominates Nick Housenga for leadership award

    Nick Housenga was recognized for the leadership he provided while a student at F.P. Walshe school. F.P. Walshe school nominated Nick for the prestigious Dr. Lloyd Cavers Student Leadership Scholarship. “Nick is an extremely diligent student,” F.P. Walshe school assistant principal Mary Krizan wrote in the nomination. “In spite of his many extracurricular commitments, he…Continue Reading