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Fatal single-vehicle collision on Highway 1 near Morley

Fatal single-vehicle collision on Highway 1 near Morley

A man was killed in a single-vehicle collision on Highway 1 Friday morning after his vehicle rolled over and entered the nearby field, Cochrane RCMP said.
Federal government unveils "assault-style" firearm buy-back program plans

Federal government unveils "assault-style" firearm buy-back program plans

“At the end of the day, it’s not the gun itself it's the person whose hands it's in,” said Banff-Airdrie MP Blake Richards.
Special avalanche warning issued for parts of Alberta and B.C.

Special avalanche warning issued for parts of Alberta and B.C.

“These warm temperatures are going to be a concern across all these regions, with the most significant impact in the south.”
Canmore minor hockey excited to return under Alberta's youth sports approval

Canmore minor hockey excited to return under Alberta's youth sports approval

Children and youth are allowed to practice minor sports starting Monday (Feb. 8).
STARS air ambulance facing an uncertain financial future

STARS air ambulance facing an uncertain financial future

The 10-year funding agreement between STARS air ambulance and Alberta Health Services expired in 2019. However, before a new one can be finalized, a provincial review of helicopter emergency medical services must be completed first. The non-profit also has another $15 million to raise to complete its $135 million campaign to replace its nine BK117 helicopters in western Canada with the H145 model.
Alberta Health reports COVID-19 outbreak at Baker Creek

Alberta Health reports COVID-19 outbreak at Baker Creek

“Proven processes are being implemented to limit the spread of COVID-19 and protect the health of everyone involved.”
Grain train derails near Field in Yoho National Park

Grain train derails near Field in Yoho National Park

A Canadian Pacific train carrying grain derailed overnight on Tuesday (Jan. 26) near Field, B.C. There were no injuries to any crew members.
Alberta COVID-19 health measures extended to at least Jan. 21

Alberta COVID-19 health measures extended to at least Jan. 21

As of Wednesday (Jan. 6), there have been 1,002 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in the Bow Valley since the pandemic began. Alberta Premier Jason Kenney has also announced the province's current public health measures will remain in place until at least Jan. 21; however, students will return to in-class learning Monday (Jan. 11).
Experienced Canmore skier slides halfway down Cobra couloir

Experienced Canmore skier slides halfway down Cobra couloir

"A group of three were descending the technical couloir, when a member of the group fell, sliding halfway down the couloir and sustaining injuries to their knee and shoulder."
Ice Magic festival in Lake Louise cancelled due to COVID-19

Ice Magic festival in Lake Louise cancelled due to COVID-19

Banff and Lake Louise Tourism has scaled back SnowDays Jan. 20-31 based on advice from health officials to prevent the spread of COVID-19.