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The Last of Us TV show generating big money for

A popular video game turned TV show is set to be released on January 15. The Last of Us games have sold over 37 million copies worldwide as of December 2022. The show was shot primarily in Alberta in locations such as Fort Macleod, Calgary, and stunning Waterton Lakes National Park. As BCN’s Micah Quinn […]Read More

The Fort Museum highlights history of mounties

Chances are you’ve driven past The Fort Museum in Fort Macleod on the way to Calgary or another city. The museum is a re-creation of the 1874 fort that was constructed by the North West Mounted Police. As BCN’s Micah Quinn explains, the current museum was built in 1957 and houses over 9,000 artifacts with […]Read More

Town of Fort Macleod hopes to recruit new physicians with

Lethbridge isn’t the only place feeling a doctor shortage in Southern Alberta, the Town of Fort Macleod is dealing with a similar issue. In an attempt to recruit new doctors, the town is offering a $10,000 incentive for physicians who sign a five-year commitment through AHS. An official with the town says they hope this […]Read More

Empress Theatre set to screen new Ghostbusters movie

The Empress Theatre in Fort Macleod is set to play host to the new Ghostbusters: Afterlife movie. The movie filmed scenes in the town in the summer of 2019. A street festival will mark the start of the festivities at 6:30pm on Saturday evening. Ghostbusters fan clubs from all over Alberta will be making their […]Read More

Brent Feyter running for Fort Macleod mayor’s seat

Brent Feyter recently announced he will be seeking re-election for the mayoral chair in Fort Macleod. Feyter says there have been many highlights for him as mayor for the last four years. He lists the completion of a new town office, swimming pool, and upgrading town facilities as accomplishments. Feyter says if elected again, he […]Read More

Filming of HBO’s The Last of Us is taking over

Hollywood films such as GhostBusters Afterlife, Interstellar and Let Him Go have been filmed in the town of Fort Macleod. Currently Main Street is the set for HBO’s series The Last of Us. Main Street has been transformed into three different sets throughout the last two days, with business names being changed, awnings and flags […]Read More

Family of missing man pleads for information

The family of Lane Tailfeathers is pleading for anyone to come forward with information that could help them find him. Tailfeathers has been missing since last month and hasn’t returned to his home in Fort Macleod. As Micah Quinn explains, his family says they haven’t been able to sleep at night knowing that he is […]Read More