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Roam budget increases service hours, staffing

Roam budget increases service hours, staffing

“This budget continues to increase the frequency of service. We’re achieving higher frequency on most of our routes that we’ve had in the past. I think this budget will allow us to make sure frequency gets people moving at the right time of day."
UPDATE: Banff prescribed fire burning out of control on provincial lands

UPDATE: Banff prescribed fire burning out of control on provincial lands

“As a result of low humidity and high overnight winds, the Dormer Valley prescribed fire has experienced growth on the eastern national park boundary, crossing onto provincial lands."
Lack of transparency over euthanization of two bears in Banff

Lack of transparency over euthanization of two bears in Banff

“They continued to access ripe fruit from trees, residential yards, and unsecured garbage within the townsite,” said Kira Tryon, public relations and communications officer for Banff National Park in an email.
EDITORIAL: Limiting human-wildlife conflicts is everyone's responsibility

EDITORIAL: Limiting human-wildlife conflicts is everyone's responsibility

The recent killing of a mamma black bear and two cubs have once again shined a light on the role humans have in preventing human-wildlife conflicts. The Bow Valley has long prided itself on limiting human-wildlife conflicts and for good reason.
PHOTOS: The past week in photography in the Bow Valley

PHOTOS: The past week in photography in the Bow Valley

PHOTOS: The past week in photography in the Bow Valley
Bow Valley squash group hosting free ‘try-it’ programs

Bow Valley squash group hosting free ‘try-it’ programs

A free 10-week fall program is available to anyone interested in trying the indoor game of squash.
Parks Canada launches public feedback, planning on stretch of Banff Ave redevelopment

Parks Canada launches public feedback, planning on stretch of Banff Ave redevelopment

“This is a rare and important opportunity to make a meaningful lasting contribution to the visitors understanding and appreciation for this iconic place and places like it.”

EDITORIAL: Debate, discussion important for any successful democracy

It’s been said democracy is messy, hard and never easy. The paraphrasing of Robert F. Kennedy is one that rings true when coming to conclusions on decisions that will impact the lives of people.
PHOTOS: The past week in photography in the Bow Valley

PHOTOS: The past week in photography in the Bow Valley

PHOTOS: The past week in photography in the Bow Valley
Two wolf pups killed in Kootenay National Park in as many weeks

Two wolf pups killed in Kootenay National Park in as many weeks

“To our knowledge, this is the third human-caused wolf mortality in Kootenay National Park this year.”