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Canada's Brian McKeever, Natalie Wilkie speed to golds in sprint, Collin Cameron hustles to bronze in Beijing

Canada's Brian McKeever, Natalie Wilkie speed to golds in sprint, Collin Cameron hustles to bronze in Beijing

Canada’s Brian McKeever and Natalie Wilkie are lucky they didn’t get speeding tickets on Day 5 in Beijing.
Wildland firefighters gearing up for fire season

Wildland firefighters gearing up for fire season

“We’re ready for whatever this summer throws at us,” said Nate Horner, Alberta’s minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Economic Development.
Councillor Foubert puts forward name for Banff-Kananaskis NDP candidate

Councillor Foubert puts forward name for Banff-Kananaskis NDP candidate

“In the past several months, I've come to really fully understand that the solutions to the problems that this community and this region face start at a provincial level. One of the keys to the success of us overcoming these challenges is having a partner in government and an MLA who works with other levels of government as partners and equals, and that's a relationship that's built on trust and mutual desires to make the lives of the people in our communities better.”
Kenney's plan to stop municipalities imposing COVID-19 health rules 'heavy-handed'

Kenney's plan to stop municipalities imposing COVID-19 health rules 'heavy-handed'

“It seems like a short-term political calculation that could influence long-term governance decisions at the municipal level. It is cause for concern, and we worry that it may set a dangerous precedent."
BLLT focuses on rebuilding year-round tourism

BLLT focuses on rebuilding year-round tourism

“First and foremost, what we really want to do is rebuild year-round demand,” said Nancy DaDalt, director of visitor experience for BLLT
Infrastructure for Canmore Nordic Centre, outdoor recreation on Crown land highlighted in budget

Infrastructure for Canmore Nordic Centre, outdoor recreation on Crown land highlighted in budget

The provincial budget will see money head to the Canmore Nordic Centre for much-needed upgrades and enhancing outdoor recreational opportunities on Crown lands.
Canadian ski cross team fleeing Russia amid Ukraine invasion

Canadian ski cross team fleeing Russia amid Ukraine invasion

Among the Canadian athletes is multiple world cup gold medallist Kris Mahler of Canmore.
Climate change forces Parks Canada to remove historic Abbot Pass hut

Climate change forces Parks Canada to remove historic Abbot Pass hut

“Climate change and other environmental forces challenge the integrity of ecosystems and the condition of Parks Canada natural resources. We’re taking action on a wide arrange of fronts, including invasive species, actions related to our assets and trying to protect our assets from the effects of climate change.”
Waterton Lakes superintendent takes on high-profile top job in Banff National Park

Waterton Lakes superintendent takes on high-profile top job in Banff National Park

Sal Rasheed is the new superintendent of Banff National Park, and Francois Masse is the new superintendent of the Lake Louise, Yoho, Kootenay field unit.
Conservationists call for environmental assessments for Banff-Calgary passenger rail

Conservationists call for environmental assessments for Banff-Calgary passenger rail

“The consequences of doubling the rail line may lead to increased wildlife mortality, changes in gene flow and ultimately impair the ability of wildlife populations to persist over the long term,” said Tony Clevenger, a board member with Bow Valley Naturalists and a well-known wildlife research scientist.