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Canmore Fire-Rescue responds to semi-truck full of toilet paper on fire

Canmore Fire-Rescue responds to semi-truck full of toilet paper on fire

"Every toilet paper roll is sacred these days and we did our best to save what we could." 
Canmore using reserves to limit COVID-19 effect on 2021 budget

Canmore using reserves to limit COVID-19 effect on 2021 budget

Canmore's finance committee will begin to consider the 2021 operating and capital budgets in January.
ATV-assisted tours at Fortress part of company's economic diversification

ATV-assisted tours at Fortress part of company's economic diversification

The Fortress Larches and Fortress Ridgeline tours are Ranger-ATV-assisted tours designed to allow visitors easy access to the Alberta backcountry, which began operations at Fortress Mountain Resort in mid-August
Hockey community rallies behind Eagles coach after AJHL suspension, fine

Hockey community rallies behind Eagles coach after AJHL suspension, fine

The Bow Valley has rallied around Canmore Eagles coach and general manager Andrew Milne, with a GoFundMe that has already successfully raised enough funds to cover a $1,000 fine from the AJHL. The local hockey coach was handed a 15-game suspension and fine for speaking to the media about an outbreak of COVID-19 that affected his team, staff and the community.
Canmore gets green light to move forward with NYE fireworks display

Canmore gets green light to move forward with NYE fireworks display

"This is not meant to be a group activity," said Canmore Mayor John Borrowman. "But it is one way of finishing a really difficult year in a slightly colourful and happy way."
Canmore, MD of Bighorn reach agreement on recreational services

Canmore, MD of Bighorn reach agreement on recreational services

The six-year agreement will see the MD of Bighorn's contribution toward recreation services provided by the Town of Canmore increase from $47,020 to $110,271.
RCMP advise against highway travel after winter storm hits Bow Valley

RCMP advise against highway travel after winter storm hits Bow Valley

RCMP detachments in the Bow Valley are warning against travel on the region's highways after a winter storm dumped snow overnight Monday (Dec. 21).
Town of Canmore lays off 100 staff to shut down recreation facilities

Town of Canmore lays off 100 staff to shut down recreation facilities

"When we look at our recreational facilities, our two largest buildings in our portfolio, Elevation Place and the Canmore Rec Centre, will see a complete facility closure," said Chief Administrative Officer Lisa de Soto in an update to council. "Unfortunately and heartbreakingly, for Elevation Place at this time of year it will mean that many of our recreation service department staff will be laid off."
Canmore council approves $20K for new electric sign trailer

Canmore council approves $20K for new electric sign trailer

The opportunity to purchase an electric sign trailer for $10,000 less than what it would cost if it was bought next year saw Canmore's elected officials support the proposal brought forward last week by administration.
Canmore RCMP issue travel advisory for Trans-Canada Highway

Canmore RCMP issue travel advisory for Trans-Canada Highway

"There is little to no visibility at times with some accumulation. On and off-ramps are also icy. Travel is not recommended at this time."