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Firefighters battle blaze in -30 C weather, Canmore home destroyed

Firefighters battle blaze in -30 C weather, Canmore home destroyed

“On behalf of Canmore Fire Rescue, we offer our support and condolences to the family. We would like to remind everyone to exercise extreme caution when using heat sources and to take care of each other in these extreme weather conditions.”
Extreme cold warning issued for Canmore, Kananaskis

Extreme cold warning issued for Canmore, Kananaskis

Environment Canada issued the cold warning Monday (Jan. 13) afternoon indicating a "multi-day episode of very cold wind chills" will continue. 
Canmore family doctor identified as Mt. Hector avalanche victim

Canmore family doctor identified as Mt. Hector avalanche victim

A local family doctor and beloved Canmorite, Laura Kosakoski, was identified as the victim in Friday afternoon's avalanche on Mt. Hector near Lake Louise
AUPE members rally in Canmore against health care cuts

AUPE members rally in Canmore against health care cuts

“This government made a promise in the election not to go after front line workers and they’re doing the exact opposite."
Investors testify at trial how they lost money in Canmore-based Abaca Solutions

Investors testify at trial how they lost money in Canmore-based Abaca Solutions

James "Russ" Neilson was charged by RCMP in 2015 with three counts of fraud over $5,000, one charge of theft over $5,000 and laundering the proceeds of crime. He had additional charges filed against him in 2016 of fraud over $5,000, uttering a forged document and another charge of laundering the proceeds of crime.
Mountaineer unites his two passions – climbing and mental health

Mountaineer unites his two passions – climbing and mental health

“We all have a mountain to climb, we all have challenges to overcome – it’s up to us to keep moving or sometimes come back down and take a break, re-evaluate, get stronger, add more tools in your tool belt and go from there.”
Local Grade 7 trying to reduce paper cup use in coffee shops

Local Grade 7 trying to reduce paper cup use in coffee shops

With climate change at the forefront of many minds entering 2020, one Grade 7 student from Canmore is trying to make a difference – one coffee cup at a time
Judge denies former Canmore accountant's application to adjourn on first day of three-week trial

Judge denies former Canmore accountant's application to adjourn on first day of three-week trial

"You've made the election and you've got your judge so let's go, let's get it done.”
Canmore coffee shop offers free coffee to person who broke their lock

Canmore coffee shop offers free coffee to person who broke their lock

"Sorry, we are not open 24 hours ... We are sure you wanted to have our tasty coffee even through all risks."
Avalanche training gives students 'confidence to make better decisions'

Avalanche training gives students 'confidence to make better decisions'

“I want to make sure that when I go out with people I can be safe with them ... Who doesn’t want to be out in these beautiful mountains all year round.”