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Field fire department holds Parks Canada’s feet to the fire

Field fire department holds Parks Canada’s feet to the fire

“This is a public safety issue. There is the real concern of immediate impact on the level of response for incidents on the Trans-Canada Highway."
COVID-19: Bow Valley closures, event cancellations

COVID-19: Bow Valley closures, event cancellations

Bow Valley venues, events and programs have been affected by the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic – this is a list of closures and event cancellations that will be updated regularly
Independent investigation called for into 2019 fatal Field train derailment

Independent investigation called for into 2019 fatal Field train derailment

Nearly a year after the fatal Field train derailment killed three people, the Alberta Federation of Labour is calling for an independent investigation into the deaths.
STARS transports injured backcountry skier to hospital after avalanche at Mount Hector

STARS transports injured backcountry skier to hospital after avalanche at Mount Hector

"One skier was transported via STARS air ambulance to Calgary. The current condition of the patient is not known."
Snowfall warning issued for Banff National Park

Snowfall warning issued for Banff National Park

Environment Canada issued a snowfall warning Saturday morning (Dec. 7) that forecast up to 30 centimetres of snow near the Alberta-B.C. border in Banff National Park
Snowy start to Lake Louise women's world cup downhill

Snowy start to Lake Louise women's world cup downhill

The Czech Republic's Ester Ledecká won the downhill world cup at Lake Louise Ski Resort on Friday (Dec. 6) with a time of 1:31.87 – after the race was delayed an hour due to winter weather conditions
RCMP seize significant amount of drugs over five months near Banff, Canmore, Lake Louise and Stony Plain

RCMP seize significant amount of drugs over five months near Banff, Canmore, Lake Louise and Stony Plain

Cocaine, fentanyl and MDMA are just some of the illegal substances Alberta RCMP have gotten off the streets in the last five months after a series of nine significant drug and cash seizures near Banff, Canmore, Lake Louise and Stony Plain
Big bear spotted in Lake Louise

Big bear spotted in Lake Louise

“It’s a pretty difficult existence to make a go of it as a bear in the Bow Valley, and the challenges with all the people and it’s a bit of a harsh landscape, and now it’s a time where they rest and we have a responsibility to respect that period of their lives.”
Polling data from federal election shows mixed results for Bow Valley communities

Polling data from federal election shows mixed results for Bow Valley communities

Recently released poll by poll results revealed some municipalities in the Bow Valley stayed in line with the majority of the province, such as Bighorn, Exshaw and Canmore which all voted Conservative, while other communities such as Lake Louise, Banff and Morley had different results.
Conservative MP re-elected for a fourth term

Conservative MP re-elected for a fourth term

"Of course housing issues, labour shortages, all these things are critically important to the Bow Valley and these are issues that will certainly be on my radar screen."