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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
Boil water advisory remains in effect in Lake Louise

Boil water advisory remains in effect in Lake Louise

Parks Canada won't lift a boil water advisory in the village of Lake Louise until they're sure the drinking water is safe.
Lake Louise under boil water advisory

Lake Louise under boil water advisory

Parks Canada put a boil water advisory in place for the village of Lake Louise on Monday (Aug. 19). The agency is concerned about the possibility of increased turbidity in the water as the reservoir fills up following a water main break two days ago
Lake Louise closed due to congestion earlier this week

Lake Louise closed due to congestion earlier this week

Parks Canada and the RCMP began restricting non-essential traffic from entering the town around 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday (July 23) and maintained rolling restrictions until 6 p.m.
Palliative Care Society working towards $8.4 million hospice facility

Palliative Care Society working towards $8.4 million hospice facility

The Palliative Care Society of the Bow Valley (PCSBV) has identified a need for a two-storey, 15,000-square-foot hospice with six residential beds and capacity for day hospice palliative care programs
Bow Valley traffic stops result in drug seizures

Bow Valley traffic stops result in drug seizures

The drugs seized during these traffic stops in Lake Louise, Banff and Jasper would roughly equate to 325,225 average-sized cannabis joints, 5,000 average cocaine doses and 15,450 average methamphetamine doses
Series of power outages planned between Banff and Lake Louise

Series of power outages planned between Banff and Lake Louise

BANFF – Residents and businesses west of Banff can expect four power outages from now until the end of September, as Altalink rebuilds its existing transmission line.
Lake Louise drowning victim located

Lake Louise drowning victim located

LAKE LOUISE – The body of a paddleboarder who went overboard in Herbert Lake last week was found on Saturday (July 6) morning.
Lake Louise Ski Resort appeal against $2.1 million fine heard in Calgary court

Lake Louise Ski Resort appeal against $2.1 million fine heard in Calgary court

CALGARY –Lake Louise Ski Resort argued in Calgary court last Friday (June 28) that the judge that fined it $2.1 million under the Species at Risk Act (SARA) for cutting down endangered trees, erred in law and her sentence should be reconsidered.
Parks Canada issues new rules for watercraft in Yoho and Kootenay

Parks Canada issues new rules for watercraft in Yoho and Kootenay

YOHO & KOOTENAY – Kayaks, canoes and stand-up paddleboards must be cleaned, drained and dried before use in Yoho and Kootenay national parks under a new rule to prevent the spread of invasive mussels and whirling disease.