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Banff considers making allowances for B&B owners during emergencies

Banff considers making allowances for B&B owners during emergencies

“This is about an emergency. It’s not about booking your vacation and thinking someone could run your B&B while you’re away for two weeks," said Mayor Karen Sorensen
Banff writers explore 'whiteness'

Banff writers explore 'whiteness'

It takes courage to crack open a family history with a critical and objective eye, as both Carole Harmon and Sonya Lea demonstrate. Doing so leads to an inevitable confrontation with the past and the role our ancestors played.
Wildlife advocates hope male wolf shows up to breed with Bow Valley pack

Wildlife advocates hope male wolf shows up to breed with Bow Valley pack

“There’s no sign of a new male as far as I know, but I’d guess they’ll meet someone new before breeding season in January,” said wolf advocate and wildlife photographer John Marriott
Food Banks Alberta Prepares to Support More Albertans this Holiday Season

Food Banks Alberta Prepares to Support More Albertans this Holiday Season

Food Banks anticipate increased demand as CERB runs out and holidays approach.
‘High demand’ for Nordic skiing, equipment this season

‘High demand’ for Nordic skiing, equipment this season

The trails could get busy this season.
Paralympians turn attention toward Beijing Games

Paralympians turn attention toward Beijing Games

Canmore film selected for Banff Mountain Film Festival

Canmore film selected for Banff Mountain Film Festival

“The most exciting part about this film getting into the festival is that it fulfilled Ryan’s dream and it tells his story and mine at the same time.”
Banff getting $6 million to help cover COVID-19 lost revenues, increased costs

Banff getting $6 million to help cover COVID-19 lost revenues, increased costs

The new funding, known as the Municipal Operating Support Transfer (MOST), comes in three separate funding envelopes – $414,747 for transit, $903,674 for general operating and $4.69 million related to tourism –  for a total of just over $6 million
Residents to get three hours of free parking under new paid parking proposal

Residents to get three hours of free parking under new paid parking proposal

“If you live in Banff, the process would be to register your licence plate once a year and then you’d be eligible to park anywhere in the residential parking permit zone, as well as for those three hours downtown."
Low survival rate for Banff wolves due to hunting and trapping outside park boundaries

Low survival rate for Banff wolves due to hunting and trapping outside park boundaries

“They are effectively unprotected and subjected to high risks of mortality from hunting and trapping outside the park boundaries, and even highway and railway mortality inside Banff National Park.”