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Banff assessments up 10.7 per cent

Banff assessments up 10.7 per cent

BANFF – The assessment value of properties in the Town of Banff increased 10.7 per cent year over year in 2018, according to the municipality’s contracted assessor.
Ya Ha Tinda horse killed by wolf pack

Ya Ha Tinda horse killed by wolf pack

YA HA TINDA – A wolf pack killed a horse at Parks Canada’s Ya Ha Tinda Ranch -earlier this month – the first time this has happened in the ranch’s 102-year history.
Banff adds more detail to the development permit process

Banff adds more detail to the development permit process

BANFF – The Town of Banff is hoping to make it easier for the public to access details about proposed developments in the community.
Bears are back in Banff

Bears are back in Banff

BANFF – A large grizzly bear, believed to be the Boss, is out and about.
Food and Friends coming to Banff

Food and Friends coming to Banff

BANFF – The supremely popular Food and Friends night held by St. Michael’s Anglican Church in Canmore is expanding to Banff this summer. St.
Banff bed and breakfast inn owner pushes for accessible redevelopment

Banff bed and breakfast inn owner pushes for accessible redevelopment

BANFF – Commercialization of residential neighbourhoods is at the centre of a debate on whether a bed and breakfast inn made up of historic cabins can be demolished and replaced with a two-storey building with more rooms for tourists.
Banff farmers market changing hands in 2019

Banff farmers market changing hands in 2019

BANFF – The longtime manager of the Banff Farmers Market has lost his opportunity to run the popular Wednesday event to a competitor for this summer.
Seasonal road closure helps wildlife

Seasonal road closure helps wildlife

BANFF – Wolf and grizzly bear activity in important springtime habitat in Banff National Park doubles when the Bow Valley Parkway is off limits to people during the mandatory overnight closure.
New local supports for sexual violence survivors

New local supports for sexual violence survivors

BOW VALLEY – A safe place with services for sexual violence survivors has officially launched in the Bow Valley.
Bow Valley wolf pack pup killed on highway

Bow Valley wolf pack pup killed on highway

BANFF – The rebounding Bow Valley wolf pack has been struck a blow with the death of one of the pups on the busy Trans-Canada Highway.