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Bow Valley libraries adjust service during global pandemic

Bow Valley libraries adjust service during global pandemic

“We’re really excited to be able to bring the collection back into the hands of our community in a safe and thoughtful way.” – Sarah McCormack, Library Director for the Banff Public Library.
Calgary Zone opens COVID-19 testing for anyone showing symptoms

Calgary Zone opens COVID-19 testing for anyone showing symptoms

The new testing criteria allows people who are symptomatic and living in the Calgary region, which includes Banff, Canmore, Lake Louise and Exshaw, to get tested for the COVID-19 coronavirus
Field fire department, Parks Canada reach interim agreement for road rescue on Trans-Canada Highway

Field fire department, Parks Canada reach interim agreement for road rescue on Trans-Canada Highway

“We agreed to do minimum rescue service on the Trans-Canada Highway. That means vehicle fires and auto extrication,” said Patrick Cais, Field’s acting fire chief.
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