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Marra to run for Canmore council re-election

Marra to run for Canmore council re-election

“I love our town and I love our community. It's a great place. I've enjoyed my first time on council and it's allowed me to represent the voices of the community. I'd like to be involved in the decision making process that will obviously guide the direction of our town now and in the future.”
Dead Man's Flats wildfire under control, investigation continuing

Dead Man's Flats wildfire under control, investigation continuing

“The fire danger in the Calgary Forest Area, where this wildfire is located, is extreme. In these conditions, a wildfire can start easily and spread very quickly. We ask all Albertans to do their part to prevent wildfires. Last year, 88 per cent of wildfires were human-caused. There is currently a fire ban in place for the entire Calgary Forest Area, which means that outdoor camp fires are not allowed.”
Security, signage brought in to curtail trespassing on TSMV lands

Security, signage brought in to curtail trespassing on TSMV lands

“Many people admitted they were trying to avoid Quarry Lake and avoid busier areas. After we started educating people and telling them there are different trails, the pond isn’t for swimming, we have a seen a drop. … Hopefully with education, improving the signage and mapping, people will use legitimately public lands, which Three Sisters private property is not.”
PHOTOS: The past week in photography in the Bow Valley

PHOTOS: The past week in photography in the Bow Valley

A look at the past week in photography in the Bow Valley as it appeared in the pages of the Rocky Mountain Outlook.
Firefighters work to extinguish grassfire near Dead Man's Flats

Firefighters work to extinguish grassfire near Dead Man's Flats

Firefighters are continuing to work at extinguishing a grassfire that began late-Friday afternoon near Dead Man's Flats and the Trans-Canada Highway.
TSMV files appeal on Three Sisters Village ASP

TSMV files appeal on Three Sisters Village ASP

The rejected Three Sisters Village area structure plan will head to a provincial appeal after Three Sisters Mountain Village Properties Limited filed its paperwork Monday (Aug. 9).
Boil water advisory completely lifted for Canmore, investigation into cause continues

Boil water advisory completely lifted for Canmore, investigation into cause continues

“We want to thank the community for their support and patience as we worked through flushing and water quality testing to confirm the safety of the water over the past week. EPCOR and the Town of Canmore appreciate the community response and cooperation and would like to confirm everyone in the town can resume regular water use.”
Legacy Trail clocks one million rides

Legacy Trail clocks one million rides

“It’s an awesome number to reach, an exciting milestone on that trail,” said Daniella Rubeling, Parks Canada’s visitor experience manager for Banff National Park.
From race timing to tracking trucks, Zone4 has found sustainable success

From race timing to tracking trucks, Zone4 has found sustainable success

CANMORE – One week into the pandemic, Dan Roycroft and his Zone4 race timing business were essentially out of work.
Visitor accommodation gets approval in Mallard Alley

Visitor accommodation gets approval in Mallard Alley

“This development feels very much like a residential accommodation and the application is for visitor accommodation. The application is for the visitor accommodation and with the exception of the four variances, it does meet the land use bylaw requirements … I think we’re bound by the requirements of the land use bylaw.”