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Federal candidates answer questions from the Outlook

Federal candidates answer questions from the Outlook

The Rocky Mountain Outlook editorial board put together three questions for the candidates from the major political parties in the Banff-Airdrie riding – each candidate responded in their own words
Lake Louise RCMP recover body of missing hiker

Lake Louise RCMP recover body of missing hiker

The 70-year-old man from Winnipeg was reported overdue to RCMP on Thursday (Sept. 19) around 7 p.m. by another hiking party that was on the southwest ridge scrambling route of Mount Temple
Parks Canada changes gears on backcountry e-bike decision

Parks Canada changes gears on backcountry e-bike decision

Parks Canada has decided against allowing e-bikes on backcountry trails in the Lake Louise area, pending further evaluation and monitoring
Liberals, NDP announce federal election candidates for Banff-Airdrie

Liberals, NDP announce federal election candidates for Banff-Airdrie

Anne Wilson from Canmore will be the NDP candidate for the upcoming federal election, while Gwyneth Midgley has been nominated for the Liberals – Canadians head to the polls on Oct. 21
Liberal candidate announced, NDP has Sept. 30 to find candidate

Liberal candidate announced, NDP has Sept. 30 to find candidate

Candidates for Banff-Airdrie are already on the campaign trail, with voters expected to go to the polls on Oct. 21
New direct bus service to Moraine Lake for larch season

New direct bus service to Moraine Lake for larch season

With the popularity of the fall larch season, when trees turn to vibrant yellow, Roam will run a direct bus service from downtown Banff to Moraine Lake.
Parks Canada approves major developments for Lake Louise ski hill

Parks Canada approves major developments for Lake Louise ski hill

Ski hill officials say the plan allows for growth and improved experiences to accommodate up to 9,000 skiers and riders a day, but also includes environmental gains like moving summer use away from grizzly bear habitat and removing about 660 hectares from the leasehold to improve wildlife connectivity
Calgary man fined $1,500 for weapon in Lake Louise campground, forfeits gun

Calgary man fined $1,500 for weapon in Lake Louise campground, forfeits gun

"The Lake Louise RCMP was dispatched to the location after the accused uttered threats to the neighbouring campsite occupants ... they believed their generator was threatened."
Attack by stressed black bear 'not surprising'

Attack by stressed black bear 'not surprising'

A highly stressed black bear that was forced to swim across Lake Louise to avoid hordes of tourists bit a hiker. Parks Canada is monitoring the bear, but there have been no further incidents since the Aug. 23 encounter.
Tourist bitten by highly stressed black bear

Tourist bitten by highly stressed black bear

A black bear that was stressed from swimming across Lake Louise and trying to avoid throngs of tourists ended up biting an international tourist before fleeing into the forest