Skip to content

Kananaskis Country

Backcountry camper with hypothermia rescued by Kananskis Public Safety

Backcountry camper with hypothermia rescued by Kananskis Public Safety

KANANASKIS – A group of ten backcountry campers in Kananaskis Country had to be rescued Thursday (July 4) after an adolescent male began to experience medical distress as the result of hypothermia.
Province to extend commercial leases on public land

Province to extend commercial leases on public land

KANANASKIS – Businesses operating on provincial land will soon be able to extend their commercial leases for up to 60 years so they can secure long-term financing and attract investment, according to the provincial government.
Avalanche ‘completely buried’ person

Avalanche ‘completely buried’ person

KANANASKIS – One person was completely buried below the snowline in an avalanche “likely triggered by afternoon heat” on Saturday (May 11).

Hikers rescued after cold night on Heart Mountain

CANMORE ­– Four men are lucky to be alive after spending a frigid night on Heart Mountain during a major snowstorm Saturday (May 4).
‘This investigation is not over’

‘This investigation is not over’

KANANASKIS – Jasmine Lovett would have celebrated her 26th birthday last week. That was before Calgary Police and investigators found Lovett and her 22-month-old daughter, Aliyah Sanderson, dead in Kananaskis Country at approximately 4 a.m. on May 6.
Double homicide case extends to east Kananaskis

Double homicide case extends to east Kananaskis

KANANASKIS – The suspected double homicide case that started in Calgary has now potentially extended to the eastern portion Kananaskis Country.
Close encounter with grizzly bear leads to K-country closure

Close encounter with grizzly bear leads to K-country closure

KANANASKIS – A close encounter between a denning grizzly and a group of backcountry skiers prompted the closure of an area of Kananaskis Country to prevent more people disturbing the bear. On Feb.
The Year in Bighorn, Kananaskis and Stoney Nakoda

The Year in Bighorn, Kananaskis and Stoney Nakoda

JANUARY STONEY NAKODA – Individual expenses for elected officials running Stoney Nakoda First Nation reached an all time high of $1.